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Taste of the Himalayas

3185 Midway Dr, San Diego, CA 92110-4552
+1 619-866-6922
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“naan” (18 reviews)
“lentil soup” (9 reviews)
“vindaloo” (3 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
3185 Midway Dr, San Diego, CA 92110-4552
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I stumbled on to 'Taste of Himalayas' quite by accident while shopping in the unpreposing strip mall in which it is located. Starving, I decided to give it a try... and I'm glad I did!! The menu has a nice range of Nepali, and Tibeten...More

Thank byrdman499
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pros Great food very authentic taste (I've been to Nepal several times and this is great) Good prices Great variety Menu updated with monthly specials Serving size. We ordered 4 meals for 4 people but prob would have been fine with 3 or maybe even...More

Thank dadamiec
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

This restaurant and it’s staff are fantastic!! This was an experience not just a meal! The food was well prepared and presented and we will never forget it!! We played it safe with our spice level by staying at four, but we were all in...More

Thank Melissa R
Reviewed 11 January 2018

If you are new to San Diego, you won't be able to find this restaurant in the dark of the evening because even the front light is not switched on (or maybe there is none). It is right next to 7-11 in that same strip...More

Thank 32sedonahiker
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Grt waiter, liked the narwatan korma, Mango lassi, interestingly flavored plain lassi. Not expensive either Went to the Hillcrest location, would go again :-)

Thank elwoodp
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Tried this location for the first time with two friends after we heard great reviews about the food. Location is easy to get to off of Midway Dr and the decoration inside the restaurant is inviting and quite lovely. We got to sit in the...More

Thank Sharkgrl86
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

It used to be really good in terms of service and quality of food but I think it deteriorated along the way of fame.. They used to serve a lot of quantity of food in each serving and now it's like not even one person...More

Thank Dramit1
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

I went twice there. First time chole was so so spicy that it was not eatable. I gave benefit of doubt as I asked for medium spicy and may be that's medium for them. In night I asked for biryani and it was not eatable...More

Thank Sherry S
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

To be frank, I am not entirely sure of certain distinctions between Nepalese and Tibetan food. I have spent time in Bhutan and see a few small similarities as well. I think most come here to have Indian, though. There are momos, coconut curries, vindaloo,...More

Thank Chikachik
Reviewed 27 May 2017

We visited the Hillcrest location for a weekday lunch. We were seated quickly. The server was attentive and kept our water glasses filled. The lunch special was your choice of 2 entrees plus lentil soup and naan bread for anywhere from $8.95 to $10.95, depending...More

Thank Wendy H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:30 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3185 Midway Dr, San Diego, CA 92110-4552
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-866-6922
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