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Taste of Himalayas

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464 1st St E, Ste F, Sonoma, CA 95476-6747
+1 707-996-1161
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11:30 - 22:00
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Sonoma, California
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44 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

Friendly, warm service, good nan and curries, pakora, salad, aloo cauli, and saag paneer all very good; the staff's warmth and kindness set these restaurants (one in Napa also) apart. From mild to very spicy-hot, there are delicious dishes for any palate.

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Thank LauraHav
Sonoma, California
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

Nan, tika masala, so tasty and fresh. Outdoor seating along with intimate indoor dining. Fresh salmon, lamb, chicken served on sizzling platter with veggies outstanding.

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Thank geminidancing1849
Sonoma Valley, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

I have been born and raised in Sonoma, currently 22 years old, and I can say that since I could remember, Taste of the Himalayas is by far my favorite restaurant. I've visited it for everything on their menu at one point or another and over the years their food has just gotten better (also if you like spicy, this... More 

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San Jose, California
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416 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

This place is small. One small room, four,maybe five tables, with a couple of large tables that you will be sharing with other diners. This gives it a kind of an authentic feel. The staff is friendly and the service prompt. The food is Indian/Nepalese and very good. The portions are what one usually gets at Indian restaurants the prices... More 

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Linz, Austria
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016

Great food for a reasonable price in this area (Sonoma is quite the expensive place to go out). The dishes have a good size there is a big choice of different things. A good choice for vegetarians (as most of the time with Indian/Nepali food). Good Lassi, nice staff. I would totally recommend eating there if you are in the... More 

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Thank r1chman
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

There are more then one Nepali/Indian food around Sonoma. I have tried all of them and they are all okay but when I crave Nepali/Indian food, Taste of Himalayas is my favorite place to go. I often go there for lunch and dinner and I feel relaxed and calm when I eat here. Staff is amazing they are sweet and... More 

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Chandler, Arizona
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103 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2016

Wandering around historic Sonoma plaza, we wandered down an alley looking for a lunch spot and encountered this restaurant. We shared some salmon curry and naan. The food was tasty but sharing the lunch portion would not be sufficient if you are hungry. The staff, possibly owner, was attentive and very friendly, and provided some rice pudding when we mentioned... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2016

I'm a big fan of Idean/Nepalese food. This is a little restaurant that delivers great tasting food, friendly service and reasonable prices. The lamb dumpling and Samosa are great appetizers and I'm a huge fan of the Masala Tikka Curry whether chicken or lamb. The owners are a very nice young couple from Nepal that seem to love to engage... More 

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Sao Paulo
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150 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2016 via mobile

First time I have Himalayan food! Great place! Wonderful aromas as you get in! Very tasty food! Typical music and very good price! My brother and I had Lamb Momo (8 steamed lamb dumplings, tomato chutney - USD 9) as appetizer and it was great! As entrees he had Kukhra Chana (aromatic boneless chicken- dark meat - and garbanzo beans... More 

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Greenwood, Indiana
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96 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

On our first night in Sonoma, we walked to the town square and down a passage to the courtyard where this restaurant and a couple of others are located. There was no hostess visible, but one of the patrons pointed out who to ask for a table. While we were there other people simply sat down and waited to be... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 464 1st St E, Ste F, Sonoma, CA 95476-6747
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Sonoma
  • Phone Number: +1 707-996-1161

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