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Himalaya Restaurant & Catering

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6652 Southwest Fwy, Houston, TX 77074-2210
+1 713-532-2837
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 22:30
Fri - Sun 11:30 - 23:30
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Hatfield, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was very decent. Had nihari which was very very good albeit it a little on the spicy side. However, the charming man serving us was obviously dealing with some sort of a crisis of existence. The menus were tossed down on the table in front of us, the order was taken with a frown that would scare even... More 

Thank Rameez K
Houston, Texas
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose a busy time, around 1pm on a Sunday. There was only one waiter who was doing a great job but he did not have time to advise or explain the menu and just needed us to order quickly. We ordered samosas and a biryani to share. We were told we must order two entrees. This was too much... More 

Thank switzers2013
Orlando, Florida
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185 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent Indian food.  We ate here with some friends and all got different plates. The chicken hara masala was excellent, but spicy. They say it's medium but that's Indian medium which is American spicy.   My wife got the chicken boti kabob and that was also great. It was definitely milder.  Get this if you want something not so saucy, it's... More 

Thank GregTrav28
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83 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was some of the best Indian food I have ever had outside of London. Actually it is a Pakistani restaurant but the food is very similar. They do not have alcohol, so if you want that you must bring your own. There are not a lot of liquor stores nearby and the area traffic is fierce, so I picked... More 

Thank Charles F
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Bad experience and unhealthy food and not a clean environment. I have read lot of review about tasty. I wonder how food was made.

Thank Edwin D
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97 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I love Indian and Middle Eastern food. When trying a new restaurant it's tough to figure out what to get. Their lunch special has a very good assortment. I got to try 3 meats and a couple of sides. All of it was delicious and a great amount of food. Excellent way to sample a range of their food. Service... More 

Thank Phrogtours
Houston, Texas
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162 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

My wife an I enjoy trying new restaurants in the "Houston Chronicle Top 100" and are willing to explore ethnic cuisine which we really appreciate. We tried Himalaya for the first time as it serves Indian food, one of our favorites. We also were able to BYOB here as there is no alcohol served. The owner recommended the Steak Tikka... More 

Thank Ted77019
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

My wife ordered for togo, 1 entree dish and 1 biryani, they asked if they need to add ny naan,she said no. When i went to pick up not knowing the amount i picked food ,paid and left . On seeing the togo packet,My wife then told me that they had added 2 naans and garlic naan without asking and... More 

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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

So far i had tasted Mutton biriyani , naan & malai kofta. Malai kofta gravy was really yummy but the kofta's were really very hard i struggled a lot with those koftas. Their mutton biriyani was tasting good and it had very good aroma, the meat was tender also the raita they served was a bit different from ususal raita's.... More 

Thank Divya S
Houston, Texas
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Horrible service. Worse owner. The owner actual forced us to get up and pay when we were still eating because he wanted the table for other people. Well maybe if your service was decent a didn't take 20 minutes to bring water or take our orders, you would have had your table sooner. Not to mention the table of 10... More 

Thank Negin S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Indian, Pakistani, Middle Eastern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6652 Southwest Fwy, Houston, TX 77074-2210
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-532-2837

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