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The Himalayan

€€ - €€€Indian, Asian,
3218 17 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T3E 0B3, Canada
+1 403-984-3384
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“himalayan grill” (35 reviews)
“lamb” (58 reviews)
“mango rice” (13 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Tibetan, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
3218 17 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T3E 0B3, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My sister invited us to this place. I had no idea what to expect. What I found was an amazing family restaurant with unbelievable food, friendly service at a reasonable price. Had supper at a highly rated upscale downtown place the night before. Paid twice...More

Thank Prairieschooner
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wanted to try a new type of food and it was really delicious. The price is on the high side for the amount of food that you get but it is tasty. The service is OK.

Thank bon992017
Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved their food both times that I was there. The service is very good and the food is super delicious.

Thank googled
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I found the food at this Tibetan/Nepalese restaurant interesting and very tasty, despite an uninspired atmosphere of very plain tables and chairs. However the portion sizes left something to be desired--only about two tablespoons of saffron rice to go with the small amount of curried...More

Thank christopher951
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The waiter was very knowledgeable about the ingredients and preparation of the food, was a great help given the dietary restrictions of one of our diners. The tastes and textures of the dishes were excellent. Will definitely return.

Thank GaryL384
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was really looking forward to my visit to Himalayan as I'd heard good things and well, it's sitting at the number one place to eat in Calgary. I'll start out by saying the food was good. It wasn't amazing, it wasn't the best in...More

2  Thank no_stops
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is by far are favorite Indian food restaurant. It is also on the cheap side of things as far as restaurants go so I would recommend anyone to eat there. I have no doubt that you'll go back.

Thank richcoles2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were told about this restaurant by a friend. He told us we should make a reservation but when I phoned, there were none available. However, we were told that there was walk ins available. So we decided to test our luck. We arrived when...More

Thank kimhF1359JT
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

We were there For the first time at dinner Food realy good and excellent service Not so much choice for the dessert but everything was so good

Thank ancaln
Reviewed 7 October 2018

We were in Himalayan so far over 10 times and hooked few of our friends too. Make sure to do the reservation. Lamb is excellent...... Service is still top notch with very reasonable prices. Love it

1  Thank SasaMil
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26 March 2018|
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Response from Carol C | Reviewed this property |
No it’s not very close, across the city
11 July 2017|
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Response from URKahuna | Reviewed this property |
Thanks for your question. The Himalayan has purchased the space next to its present location. Now expanding to include that additional space. If I remember correctly, they hope to open again in August. Keep checking... More
19 January 2017|
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Response from nancyhK3468QK | Reviewed this property |
No buffet. They used to have a lunch buffet but no longer serve lunch at all. Dinner is by the menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
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
The Himalayan Restaurant serves Nepali cuisine, which has influences from India and China.
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