Mr. Momo: The Only Nepalese Food in Phoenix

Laura Williams

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Nepalese food is some of the most flavorful and unique in the world. And until now, Phoenix has been without a Nepalese restaurant. But all that has changed with the arrival of Mr. Momo. This food truck offers a variety of Nepalese dishes, perfect for those looking for a new culinary experience. With various flavors, Mr. Momo will have something for everyone!

Mr. Momo was founded in 2019 by Subash Yadav. He immigrated to the US in 2007 to study medicine. Subash missed the flavors of home, so he decided to open Mr. Momo and bring Nepalese food to Phoenix.

Mr. Momo offers a variety of dishes, including Momos, Chips ‘n Chaat, Samosa, Thukpa Ramen, and Cheesecake Momo. All of which are freshly hand-made with locally sourced ingredients.



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Momos are the most popular dish at Mr. Momo. These dumplings are made with various fillings, including chicken and veggie. They are steamed to perfection or fried if you wish and served with a delicious dipping sauce and rice.

Chips ‘n Chaat

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Chips ‘n Chaat – Photo Source

Chaat is Nepalese street food made up of different elements, including chips, chaat masala (a spice mix), yogurt, and mint. Mr. Momo’s Chips ‘n Chaat is a delicious take on this classic dish, made with oranges and fresh herbs and topped with chaat masala and sweet coconut yogurt.


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Samosa – Photo Source

Samosas are another popular dish at Mr. Momo. These triangular pastries are filled with curry potatoes, peas, carrots, and spices and then deep-fried to perfection. They are served with mint, ginger, avocado, and tamarind chutney.

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Thukpa Ramen

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Thukpa Ramen – Photo Source

Thukpa is a Nepalese noodle soup made with mushrooms, ginger, shallots, and spices. Mr. Momo’s Thukpa Ramen is a delicious and hearty dish perfect for a winter day.

Cheesecake Momo

For those with a sweet tooth, Mr. Momo offers Cheesecake Momos. These dumplings are filled with creamy cardamom cheesecake filling and served with a seasonal fruit sauce. They are the perfect way to end your meal!

If you’re looking for a unique and flavor-packed meal, look no further than Mr. Momo. This food truck offers the only Nepalese food in Phoenix and is sure to have something for everyone!

You can find their locations and hours here and here.

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