Popularity of Instant Noodles in Nepal

Instant Noodles in Nepal

Instant noodles have become one of the most popular snacks in Nepal over the years. With busy lifestyles and the need for quick meals, instant noodles have become the go-to snack for Nepalese people. Chaudhary Group has introduced one of the most loved brands of Instant noodles ‘WaiWai’ in Nepal.

In this blog, we will explore the popularity of instant noodles in Nepal and why WaiWai noodles are the favorite snack for many Nepalese.

History of Instant Noodles in Nepal

Instant noodles were first introduced in Nepal in the early 1980s, and since then, their popularity has continued to grow. In the early days, instant noodles were seen as a luxury item, but with the increase in production and popularity, they have become more affordable and accessible to everyone.

Why WaiWai Noodles are So Popular in Nepal?

WaiWai noodles are affordable at cost, tasty, and easy to make recipes. WaiWai noodles are available in a range of flavors, including Chicken, Vegetable, Duck, Turkey, Spinach, Aloo Tama and Masala Curry. WaiWai has also launched a range of instant soups and sauces, making it a versatile snack that can be enjoyed in different ways.

The Role of Instant Noodles in Nepalese Culture

Instant noodles have become an integral part of Nepali culture, as we also gift it to our near once on different types of occasions like Father’s Day, Mother’s Day, Bhai Tika and also gift our relatives who are abroad.  Instant noodles are not only a snack but are also used as a meal replacement, especially for those who are busy and have little time to cook. Instant noodles are also a popular snack for students, as they are affordable and can be prepared quickly.


Q1. Can instant noodles be used in recipes?

Yes, instant noodles can be used in different types of recipes. WaiWai Noodles is a snack that can be complimented with any other foods as well.

Q2. How long do instant noodles last?

Instant noodles have a long shelf life and can last up to several months if stored properly in a cool and dry place.

Q3. Are instant noodles popular in other countries?

Yes, instant noodles are popular in many countries, especially in Asia. Countries such as Japan, South Korea, and Indonesia also has high consumption of instant noodles.