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Certificate of Excellence2016 Winner

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Himalaya, located in Kaartinkaupunki - Helsinki, is the oldest Nepalese restaurant in Finland with over 20 years of history. Here at Himalaya we believe that the restaurant experience comes from excellent ingredients which are cooked with skill together with friendly and smooth service. This combination has kept us a favourite choice for our customers for over 20 years. A satisfied customer is everything for us. Our wide menu has something for everyone - mild and hot, vegan or lamb. With us you can enjoy great tastes from the Himalayan mountain region in a comfortable environment and warm service. Our 55 seats offer culinary experiences to everyone. So join us for lunch, dinner or ask for home
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
Asian, Nepalese
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled across this place, was actually looking for ramen! Very good menu. Offered to change up meat dishes for vege for my wife. The food took a while to come and we now know why. It tasted like everything had been made from scratch....More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

The name Himalaya draws your thoughts to something high. In this case I would say it is high performance. The food is served on metal plates with compartments so typical for South Asia. The food is excellent and the menu has a wide selection. The...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Located close to the Design Museum in Helsinki, Himalaya offers a good selection of Nepalese cuisine, although overall the food was more Indian than Nepalese. The fresh naan is excellent and comes with many main course items. The mint chutney is also very good. In...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Food was good, even if it didn't completely satisfied my appetite. No salad buffet either, so the portion could be bigger.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank FedericoF2041
Reviewed 28 May 2018

This place was just around the corner from out hotel. There are a few tables outside, but inside seating looked like a more relaxing choice. The dining room is bright and very clean. The food is quite good. It's familiar Indian style comfort food, served...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Sammy873
Reviewed 18 April 2018

I went to check out their lunch because of the good reviews. The lunch menu looked promising, I ordered, paid, and then sat on my table waiting. After a good while a group of new customers sat down on the next table over, ordered the...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Veyka
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We ate here as it was close to our hotel and I had read good reviews of it online. I'm pleased to say we weren't disappointed. We ate here on a Friday evening and were able to get a table without having booked. The restaurant...More

Date of visit: November 2017
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

We were a group of 5 adults and 2 children who were welcomed inside by a courteous man. Our friend, knowing the popularity of the restaurant and our group size had stopped by earlier to book us seats for the evening meal. The atmosphere was...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank jksmi
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is very good! The reception is loved! They are Very attentive. The price is good, nothing spooky.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank 698alinef
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Had dinner with a party of 4 +Selection +Starters (fresh baked bread on the house) +Value +Nepalese beers -Hot even by the window If you like traditional munkki, try Gulab Jamun as dessert! Would recommend, would dine again. Best Regards, John Colossal Hama-bead enthusiast

Date of visit: February 2017
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