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Himalayan Cuisine

7918 El Cajon Blvd, Ste P, La Mesa, CA 91942-6719
+1 619-461-2503
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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Indian, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
7918 El Cajon Blvd, Ste P, La Mesa, CA 91942-6719
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

I like using spices typical of Indian cuisine from time to time. This was my first visit, and I invited my son to lunch. The selection, portions and price were decent for a lunch. The food was tasty, we were served rapidly, and the staff...More

Thank N4589SDerics
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Once everyone’s favorite Indian/Himalayan restaurant in the whole city of San Diego has lost their touch. I remember i used to go here when they were only like 100 sq ft before they expanded with the SuperMarket and next door expansion; truthfully the employees have...More

Thank Hamdi K
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Like Indian Food? This was great! I won’t fail to try it on my next La Mesa adventure. Menu had good descriptions and they rate how hot you want it on a 1-10 scale. We ordered a lamb dish at a 6 and a spinach...More

Thank 832willh
Reviewed August 4, 2018

I am from India and this place firstly serves all punjabi style dishes which is the staple of 99% Indian restaurants. There is only a handful of authentic Nepali dishes and that too were okay, not great. We ordered veggie dimsums and nepali dal-tadka, both...More

Thank Divya K
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

We found this by searching reviews of restaurants near our hotel. Very nice staff, great menu variety and relaxing atmosphere. Wish we had one like this back home.

Thank U2954BFdenises
Reviewed June 10, 2018

We have been here several times, and every time the food and service have been great! The wait staff are patient and helpful with menu questions, of which we always have a few. There are many and varied choices on the menu, and they are...More

Thank Grandpa328
Reviewed February 27, 2018

We make it a point to eat here every time we visit our daughter. Some times we go more than once. The food, service, prices and staff are great. Here's a tip - order way more than you can eat. It's fantastic reheated as well.

Thank Thomas T
Reviewed February 21, 2018

The ambiance is so nice, the staff is very attentive and the food is absolutely full of exotic flavor! What more could you want?!? My family and friends and I love to go here for lunch and also dinner, but at lunch you have some...More

Thank Mootheart
Reviewed January 23, 2018

Vegetarian friendly. I had the lunch special with Veggie Korma. It's creamy sauce with coconut milk, mixed veggies and Himalayan herbs and spices. It comes with Basmati rice, Lental Daal soup and warm fresh Naan bread. The location of the this place is weird as...More

Thank Jetset18MelM
Reviewed January 18, 2018 via mobile

Excellent service. We loved the vegetable Samosas, piping hot and very nicely seasoned. The garlic/cilantro Naan was mourh-wateringly delicious. Sema was our primary server and she was outstanding, but we were also well- attended to by serveral others. So, our Jasmine teas and water glasses...More

Thank Patricia W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7918 El Cajon Blvd, Ste P, La Mesa, CA 91942-6719
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  La Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 619-461-2503
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