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Try out some of our favorite local cafes and restaurants:
Zhilam Hostel’s Restaurant By far our favorite restaurant in town! Clean, safe, Western and Tibetan food.
Himalayan Coffee The only other foreign business in town…cheesecakes and lattes are the best!
Kangba Restaurant and Liu Xue Xi Our favorite local restaurants in town serving Sichuan food with a Tibetan flavor.
Kou Fu Yuan Restaurant This restaurant is a favorite of locals and serves soft-off-the-bone ribs.
Malaya Tibetan Restaurant With a passion for Tibetan culture, Sheyrab, the Tibetan owner who studied business in the Netherlands, serves up a great introduction.
Da Tong Xiao Che Try a variety of jiaozis (dumplings) steamed or fried. There is usually a line out the door, so you know this place is good!
Pine Cafe New modern cafe near Himalayan Coffee with a beautiful interior and an extensive menu.
Gangla Flower Restaurant Looking for a small family run Tibetan restaurant? Authentic Tibetan food.
Dicos Nothing like a bit of fast food & ice cream every now and then?! Beats KFC.