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The Himalayan

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3218 17 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T3E 0B3, Canada
+1 403-984-3384
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17:00 - 21:00
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Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

This is truly the tastiest best food i have tasted ! They will make it extra spicy if you ask . Fantastic food , wonderful staff , amazing atmosphere ! Want to go here everyday . Never tire of this great place !

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Thank Barbiejoyni
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

If you do not plan on visiting the Himalayan mountains or if you are missing that wonderful part of the world after a visit, this restaurant is the closest you can find in Calgary. From warm and welcoming staff to efficient service to an excellent range of dishes as well as decor that reminds you of a visit to the... More 

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Thank greentree33
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Reviewed 27 February 2017

nice decor ,in a great combination ,the food is ethnic but very diffrent from original Nepalese ,i guess they had adjust to the Canadian whey. Deserts are few and they are tasteless .i could go again i but for the time been i will wait for a new menu that will make more original Nepalese

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Thank jannet r
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

In Calgary on a conference and found this restaurant on Trip Advisor. What a fantastic experience! Neighbouring table recommended a starter and we had the waiter pick out a meat dish and a vegetarian dish to surprise us with. Food was great! Spice level of hot is a flavourful hot. Not burn your mouth. Lovely small restaurant. Very busy though... More 

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Thank Leslie A
Kingston, Canada
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Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

We got the veggie momo, mango chicken, lamb, butter veggies, coconut rice, dahl, and bread etc. It was all good but the mango was really great. Yum!

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Thank Saiklor
Calgary, Canada
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1 review
Reviewed 21 February 2017

The menu, the service, the cost were very good. One can explore the curries and lamb dishes, All excellent. Usually a busy place, so recommend a reservation.

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Thank Padre_13
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Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

My friend chose this restaurant for her birthday dinner and it was such an excellent choice! The service was excellent, and the server offered some suggestions on dishes. All the food was delicious. My friend doesn't really like meat much but she really liked both the chicken and lamb dishes we got. Everything we saw looked delicious, so we definitely... More 

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Thank Jenn B
Calgary, Canada
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

The food was very tasty. I like "spicy" so this food was to my liking. The service was excellent and the atmosphere and decor added an ambience to our dining. We had initially tried their lunch hour buffet which was delicious. However, there is no longer a lunch buffet as they only open for dinner - a big disappointment for... More 

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Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Decent prices, decent food, sometimes wait is quite long. And settling the bill was overly complicated as only 1 desktop system so must wait for other servers to enter orders & pmts

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Thank QueenFreak
Calgary, Canada
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

The owners, staff, and food are all exceptional. Authentic Nepali food. Better naan cannot be found. The butter paneer and Chau Chau are so good I find it hard to order anything else, but every dish has been incredible.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Tibetan, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3218 17 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T3E 0B3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-984-3384
Description
The Himalayan Restaurant serves Nepali cuisine, which has influences from India and China.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?