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Himalayan Restaurant

) #46 of 1,465 Restaurants in Minneapolis $$ - $$$ Indian, ,
2910 E Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55406-2050
+1 612-332-0880
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“naan” (10 reviews)
“curry” (8 reviews)
“saag” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Tibetan, Nepalese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2910 E Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55406-2050
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This restaurant has amazing food from Nepal and India. The owner is a REALLY nice and welcoming guy. I try to go to this place as much as possible. I highly recommend any of the curries, naan and lassi!!!

Thank 2016AllenM
Reviewed 16 April 2017

The menu includes something for everyone. I visited with a friend with multiple food sensitivities who is often hard to please at restaurantas. She found a lot of choice on the menu. The food arrived quickly and was very tasty. This was my third visit...More

Thank Babsan2012
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We followed some great reviews and ate at the Himalayan Restaurant. We had passed it several times because it never caught our eye. That was a mistake. It's a great place to eat. The environment is comfortable and full of cultural images that I appreciated...More

Thank 471alisond
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We have been coming to this restaurant for a number of years now. The food is excellent and is a nice change from eating Indian food (disclosure - I am from India). The spices are very piquant, and their dal is to die for. Their...More

Thank Kannan S
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Appetizers are great, Soups are nice. Main dishes for all tastes. This is really Himalayan food, from Tibet and India. Service is fantastic.

Thank cetobler
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Went to dinner with a friend. This place was near the distilleries we went before and after. The Coconut Chicken Curry was amazing! Had appetizers and mains to share. Delicious!

Thank KellyP1962
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

As someone who just recently returned from a month-long study abroad in Nepal, I was already starting to miss the delicious food. My professors recommended The Himalayan, so my dad and I decided to try it out. The food tasted just as good as in...More

Thank ObsessiveOwl
Reviewed 22 January 2017

5 p.m. on a Friday so seating was easy. We had a chicken coconut curry and a noodle dish and both were outstanding. Portions more than generous for the price. Service was attentive but not clingy. We were not once asked "so how's everything tasting?"...More

Thank eseltzer
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

The wait was long, but it was a busy Friday night. It was worth it however. The mixed vegetable curry was awesome. The momo appetizer and various naans, also great. Not the best atmosphere, sitting by the cold front door, but service was fine and...More

1  Thank Dogfishdawn
Reviewed 19 December 2016

We wanted a taste of Nepali food. The North West and South West twin cities areas have no Nepali restaurants, mainly Indian restaurants. So we drove down to this place. As others said, the friendly owner welcomed us and invited us to sit where we...More

3  Thank nearmsp
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2910 E Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55406-2050 (Formerly Big Olaf's)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-332-0880
  • E-mail
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