Looking for authentic Tibetan food? Our community shares advice on where to find Tibetan restaurants, recipe ideas, and the finer points of Tibetan cuisine.


Cheese in China has a long history – made with buffalo, yak, goat’s, cow’s and sheep’s milk, and everywhere from Taiwan to Tibet and 16th century Shan

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

Cheesemaking is not something I've associated with China's culinary or medicine traditions. So this article was fascinating to me.

Dorjee Momo on Capitol Hill, a Tibetan Pop-Up

by Steve 3 years ago

For a limited time, Dorjee Momo is serving dinner inside Bullfrog Bagels on 7th St near Eastern Market. The culinary inspiration for the dishes offered are pan-Tibetan, not coming from any one pla...

School me on Tibetan food in Parkdale

by szw 6 years ago

Hi, know nothing about the cuisine but see tons in Parkdale. Where should I go and what should I try?

Yak burger at Restaurant Shambala

by eatsfromtheeast 6 years ago

http://restaurant-leshambala.ca/ I believe this place has been around for a while but I personally just randomly discovered it and was intrigued by the Yak burger and Yak tartare. Didn't try the...

Punda Tibetan Restaurant in Sunnyside

by Pookipichu 6 years ago

A new Tibetan restaurant just opened up at 39-35 47th Ave., it was opened by a chef Tenzing Tsering, the owner of Gangjong restaurant. Went to check it out for dinner, the place smells strongly...

Yongewa Kitchen - Tibetan and Chinese in Cotati [Sonoma County]

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 7 years ago

Detouring off 101 through the surface streets of downtown Cotati, I’d noticed the Tibetan mandala on the façade of Yongewa Kitchen. I returned shortly after to try it. At dinner, it was desert...

Tibetan Butter Tea

by krissywats 15 years ago

Anyone tried it? Any good recipes? My husband and I went to a local Tibetan Cultural Center on Sunday and I was intrigued by the bowl and pots used to serve Tibetan Butter Tea. All I could pars...

Everest Indian Restaurant [Petaluma}

by MRich 7 years ago

We had dinner at Everest Indian Restaurant in Petaluma tonight. Although they have a pretty full Indian menu, the chef and staff all seem to be Nepalese and they have a Nepalese menu as well as Ti...

Tibetans Tselling Tsampa in Tsquamish & Tsteveston!

Sam Salmon
by Sam Salmon 9 years ago

Sorry for the overly cute subject line.... I first saw Tsampa for sale @ the Squamish Farmer's Market Easter Sunday and this past Sunday once again saw the operation @ Steveston. Sadly both t...

Tashi Delek: Tibetan, Nepalese, Indian & Bhutanese in El Cerrito

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 7 years ago

Has anyone tried this spot? The menu has several dishes I've not noticed elsewhere. Tashi Delek Restaurant 11224 San Pablo Ave El Cerrito, CA 94530 (510) 232 - 9316 http://tashidelekrestaura...

Tibetan Restaurants - Toronto

by veloute 12 years ago

Any one have any recommendations or comments about the Tibetan restaurants in TO?

Tibetan food

by saltnpepperwhat 9 years ago

Hi, I'm looking for a good restaurant serving Tibetan food. I know there exist 3 near the Quartier Latin (Om, Gatse, and another one whose name escapes me) so I'm hoping to get recommendations o...

Jewel Of Himalaya in Yorktown Heights (yes, Yorktown Heights) - Indian, Tibetan, And Nepalese

by MisterBill2 9 years ago

So, for everyone who has bemoaned the lack of ethnic restaurants (other than Asian and Italian) in Yorktown, here's a new one -- Jewel Of Himalaya in the Triangle Shopping Center. They say they hav...

Tibetan Kitchen: Middletown

by DonShirer 9 years ago

     There was an open parking spot on Main St. next to Tibetan Kitchen this noon, so I thought, what the heck, let's eat yak! I'm told this used to be Little Tibet in another location, but moved...

Himalayan/Nepalese/Tibetan in SLC

by JoesCup 9 years ago

Trying to figure out which is the best for Chau Chau (Chow Chow) (fried noodles) and Mo Mo (dumplings). We are eating indian later that night so not too huge on the Indian food many of these types...

Phayul - The new Jackson Heights Tibetan with a view

by Polecat 10 years ago

Prior to visiting Phayul, I hadn't imagined there could be a better view than that afforded by Deccan Kebab (which is just next door). Those who have been lucky enough to lasso a window seat at tha...

Flushing Report: Shambala Tibetan Hot Pot

Peter Cuce
by Peter Cuce 10 years ago

On the way to Yi Lan the other night I noticed a new hot pot place on Main Street, past the clump of Halal grocers and Afghan restaurants, down at the edge of civilization (joking) near the Queens ...

Tibetan/Nepali roundup in Jackson Heights?

by pagal 10 years ago

I've been noticing that there are quite a few Tibetan/Tibetan-Nepali/Himalayan places in Jackson Heights these days. The only one I've been to is Himalayan Yak (and I'm not sure it still exists). ...

All you could possibly want to know about the Tibetan staple, Tsampa

by soupçon 11 years ago

This is the first part of what promises to be an exhaustive four-past dissertation entitled "In Defence of Tibetan Cooking" by Jamyang Norbu http://is.gd/4hUUGY