Ailaa Himalayan Bar and Grill offers a unique culinary experience that takes you on a journey through the rich cultural heritage of Nepal. Their diverse menu features traditional Nepali dishes made with fresh, authentic ingredients, including momos and yak dishes. They also offer homemade Ailaa, a staple in almost every Newari festivity in Nepal, as well as a range of Ailaa-based cocktails and mocktails. With warm hospitality and a cozy atmosphere, Ailaa transports you to the streets of Kathmandu and the foothills of Nepal.
Ailaa means homemade traditional alcohol. Distilled from fermented grains, it is widely popular in Kathmandu & Nepal.
In the Newari communities of Nepal, Ailaa also carries strong religious significance. A staple in almost every Newari festivities, Ailaa is first offered to the Gods before being served to the humans. Such offerings are believed to please even the Gods, who in turn grant good luck & prosperity.
Our goal with “Ailaa” is to introduce traditional recipes from all parts of Nepal, to showcase the rich culture passed on through generations & to add more unique flavors to the growing Boston food scene.
We aim to be THE destination for an authentic Nepali experience in Greater New England region as we continue to research & develop exotic Nepali dishes, some true to their legacy & some with a modern twist, but all coming together to create an experience that brings you to the streets of Kathmandu, to the foothills of Nepal, even if for a brief moment in time.
Come taste the alcohol of the Himalayas, the flavors of the wonder that is Nepal.
Our Experience Chefs
We Create Flavour
At “Ailaa,” we strive to create flavors that encapsulate the essence of Nepal’s culinary heritage. Drawing inspiration from the diverse regions of the country, our goal is to transport you to the vibrant streets of Kathmandu and the picturesque foothills of Nepal through our carefully crafted dishes. With a blend of traditional recipes passed down through generations and innovative twists, we present a unique Nepali dining experience in the Greater New England region. From the tantalizing spices of the Himalayas to the aromatic herbs of the valleys, our flavors invite you to embark on a culinary journey that celebrates the rich tapestry of Nepal’s gastronomic traditions.