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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%
Travellers talk about
“himalayan grill” (35 reviews)
“lamb” (60 reviews)
“mango rice” (12 reviews)
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 3 March 2018

This place is deceiving doesn’t look like much from the outside but inside is extremely nice. Food is spectacular . Not having tried Nepalese food before I was unsure of what to expect. But the flavours and spices are incredible and the ability to spice...More

Thank Y9904ONscottm
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

This is a great restaurant hidden in the strip mall. Excellent food and service keep us coming back. Flavours are fantastic. Every time we go the place is full - meaning we are not the only ones who love this place, and reservations are a...More

Thank Evan B
Reviewed 3 March 2018

The food was excellent. Great value for your money. The food servings were larger than I would normally eat, but I managed to finish. The service was also excellent. I particularly enjoyed the refreshing cucumber water. All in all a great dining experience. I'll definitely...More

Thank Diane L
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

I was with a group of friends and the service was top notch. We had an amazing dinner with appetizers and main course. My all time favorite dish is the Hymilain. The sauce is heavenly and can be ordered with shrimp or Chichen. The décor...More

Thank Tim F
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited Himalayan restaurant tonight- and were blown away with the food and service. My wife's a vegetarian and had many many choices of delicious food. I greatly enjoyed the Himalayan Grill with Lamb (hot) and it was very good. Only disappointment...More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

This place is worth the hype. The food is absolutely amazing, the atmosphere is great and the staff are extremely helpful and great to deal with. Will definitely be back as this is some of the best food I have had in calgary!!

Thank Stbk42013
Reviewed 9 February 2018

This restaurant was high on our list of places to try in Calgary. We did try to go there one day in December for lunch, but upon arrival found out it was not open for lunchtime (should have checked on TA first!). Three of us...More

Thank John Z
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Food here is average and i didn't feel authentic Nepali cuisine feel here...Decor and service is good and the prices are expensive...

Thank Red997
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

The food was amazing!!! The menu is very descriptive and great for allergies. The food is delicious and service is prompt and pleasant! The desserts are very tastey as well. The restaurant is beautiful with great decor and good table spacing.

Thank Megan R
Reviewed 7 February 2018

#1: make a reservation. They are not open long hours, the food is wonderful, thus It's very popular. The flavours are truly unique and absolutely wonderful! The service is warm and friendly and the space is inviting. Portions are sensible, which is important as you...More

Thank Roger M
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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
sarah s
12 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
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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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