We share with you our list of Ulaanbaatar’s best restaurants to help you navigate the city’s newly celebrated dining scene — from top-notch restaurants to more casual, but just as delicious spots.
THE BULL RESTAURANT
The Bull is the Hot Pot place where you can choose what to put in your soup. First, you choose your soup base, then you can put a choice of your meats and veggies and season it however you want. Get creative and create a one of a kind soup that you have never tried before!
Open: Mon-Sat 8:00am-12:00am , Closed on Sundays
Hazara Restaurant opened in UB in 1997 and was the first Indian cuisine restaurant. The name Hazara is derived from the Hazara tribe of Afganistan who have their origin from Mongolia. Go here for authentic Indian food.
Open Hours: Mon – Sun 12pm-10:00pm
THE GREEN ZONE CAFE
A lovely little place just off the city center. The environment here is warm and cozy. A mostly younger crowd gathers here to eat and hang out. A good place to have breakfast or brunch.
Open Hours: 10:00am-12:00am
Great place to get your Mexican fix in UB. The atmosphere here may feel like a club with soft red light illuminating. You can enjoy popular Mexican food such as tacos, guacamole, quesadilla and more!
Open Hours: Wed-Fri 12pm-1am ; Sat 10:30am- 1:00am : Sun 10:30am-10:00pm Closed on Mondays & Tuesdays.
PYONGYANG BAEK HWA RESTAURANT
They are the only North Korean restaurant in Ulaanbaatar. They offer authentic North Korean food and concert. You can experience North Korean Culture from this unique restaurant.
Open Hours: Mon-Sun 11:00am-11:00pm
RUBY ROOM UB
One of the best Burger Places in UB. They have a variety of Burgers and other fast food options. If you are craving some fries and burger then this is a place to go.
Open Hours: Mon-Sun 11:00am-10:30pm
The “ Mongolians” or “Mongolchuudiinkh” restaurant was established in 2009 and it has a capacity to receive 100-160 people at once. Their interior design reflects Mongolian Tradition and Mongolian Art. You will be taking a trip back to the XIII to XX era by visiting the Mongolian’s Restaurant.
Hours: Mon-Sun 11:00am-11:00pm
KHAAN DELI CENTRAL CAFE
American style breakfast, lunch, or dinner in the heart of Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. Next to the Russian Embassy.
Open Hours: 8:00am-8:00pm
ROSEWOOD KITCHEN ENOTECA
Rosewood is a forwarding thinking restaurant focusing on locally sourced ingredients, Italian inspired cuisine with Chef’s global twist.
Open Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00am-10pm ; Sat-Sun 10:00am-9:00pm
LUNA BLANCA VEGAN RESTAURANT
Luna Blanca is Mongolia’s premier not-for-profit 100% vegan restaurant serving both Western and Asian cuisine.
Open Hours: Mon-Sun 12pm-8pm, Closed on Saturdays
Newly refurbished to provide clients with the latest 5-star fine dining experience in Ulaanbaatar city. Tenger restaurant located on the ground floor of Kempinski Hotel Khan serves unique dishes made from fresh ingredients make up the fine array of dining choices. Tenger restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner with an emphasis on international flavors.
Open Hours: Mon-Sun 7:00am-10:30pm
The first Modern Nomads restaurant opened its doors in 2003 and has since expanded to Nomads Chain of Restaurants. Nomads Chain of Restaurants belongs to Nomads Hospitality LLC. Since the first opening, it has caught the hearts and attention of locals and foreigners for its use of modern food technology and the ability to prepare authentic Mongolian traditional food.
Open Hours: Mon-Fri 10:00am-11:30pm , Sat&Sun 11:00am-11:00pm
“Namaste” Indian restaurant is one of the first local chain Indian restaurants in Mongolia and they continue to bring the unique taste of Indian cuisine to its customers, along with always offering high quality of service.
Open Hours: Mon-Sun 11:30am-9:30pm
Oriental Treasure is the only Thai restaurant in Mongolia that was established in 2011. You can enjoy crispy spring rolls, juicy dim-sums and more. Visit the upscale restaurant that has created a comfortable environment.
Open Hours: Mon-Sun 10:00am-12:00am
VERANDA Mediterranean Restaurant opened its doors in 2006 to a smaller and relatively quiet downtown Ulaanbaatar. They provide quality Mediterranean cuisine, a bottle of fine wine and knowledgeable, attentive service. The Veranda is open seven nights a week for lunch and dinner.
Open Hours: 12:00pm-10:00pm
Loving Hut is one of the largest families of vegan restaurants in the world and is the winner of the VegNews 2010 Favorite Vegan Restaurant award. Loving Hut is created with the vision that all beings can live in peace, love, and harmony with each other. As a restaurant or café, Loving Hut provides consumers with great tasting, high quality, and healthful pure vegan food along with speed, value, and convenience.
Open Hours: Mon-Sat 10:00am-7:00pm
BLACK BURGER FACTORY
Black Burger is a fast food restaurant that offers healthier fast food options. Black burgers are made with squid ink, and that ink is good for digestion and helps with chronic bronchitis.
Open Hours: Mon-Sun 10:00am-12:00am
The only professional Caucasian restaurant in Mongolia. You can order from a wide range of options including Caucasian BBQ, kebab, Azerbaijan lamb soup, and Georgian pizza.
Open Hours: Mon-Sun 12pm-11pm
ARIG RAMEN serves a variety of ramen with self-made noodles, bone broth boiled for 20 hours.
Open Hours: Mon-Fri 9:00am-11:00pm, Sat&Sun 10:00am-11:00pm
OPANAS UKRAINIAN CUISINE
Ukrainian cuisine is characterized by dishes rich in flavors and nutrients, various combined methods of mixing ingredients, and elaborated recipes. Among Slavic cuisines, Ukrainian cuisine is considered to be one of the most popular. Also, it has been widely appreciated internationally. Experience genuine Ukrainian hospitality, taste delicious dishes prepared according to traditional recipes and those presented in a modern, ingredient-driven way.
Open Hours: Mon-Fri 11:00am-11:00pm, Sat&Sun 12:00am-10:00pm
They are the first Italian Vegan restaurant in UB. They offer animal-free Vegan, plant-based protein, Italian and Hungarian style food.
Open Hours: Mon-Wed 11:00am-9:00pm; Thur&Fri 11:00am-10:00pm; Sat 12:00pm-10:00pm Closed on Sundays
For the very first time in Ulaanbaatar, an authentic French “Pâtisserie” using traditional artisanal methods has opened its doors. “CODE Pâtisserie&Plus” have the distinct pleasure of offering a vast choice of pâtisseries, cakes, tarts, viennoiseries, homemade Ice creams and delicious light meals to all amateurs of authentic tastes. To accompany your dessert, a delicious selection of light meals such as quiches, croque-monsieurs, and sandwiches is also offered throughout the day.
Open Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00am-11:00pm Sat&Sun 9:00am-11:00pm
A well-known and comfortable place with a wide selection of wines and steaks.
Open Hours: 12:00pm-11:30pm