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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%
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“himalayan grill” (35 reviews)
“lamb” (60 reviews)
“mango rice” (12 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Tibetan, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
3218 17 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T3E 0B3, Canada
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31 - 40 of 652 reviews

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
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

Great place to eat! Service was exceptional! My friend had the mango chicken and I had the noodles!! Delicious!!

Thank nicnatelliott
Reviewed 2 February 2018

The best place for Nepalese food in Calgary. This was my first time to this restaurant as my partner had been raving about it, so we reserved a table(you have to do this or you won't get in) and I was not disappointed. The server...More

Thank fastair
Reviewed 30 January 2018

We have been there a number of times, and the food has been great and consistent every time. The staff has always been great and accommodating and very polite. I usually get the Vegetable Mo:Mo, and proceed with the Lamb Dal-Bhat. Which I would probably...More

Thank Kirk's G
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Went here for something different based on the high ratings on TA and other online reviews. We live in the deep south east so I got lots of questions on why this restaurant. The wait staff did an excellent job of explaining the menu and...More

Thank papabear192
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Came upon this restaurant while searching for something close to MRU. Initially advised that there were no reservations available (full!!!), but calling back at 4PM the day of....I got lucky! Make no mistake, this is a busy, busy spot, and more than a day for...More

Thank AlbertaBob
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

Started with the dumplings. Highly recommended. An impressive plethora of vegetarian dishes. Had an interesting and unusual and greatly appealing eggplant dish. Only caveat is that spices were a bit hot. Would recommend going with mild, to be safe. Had fun chats with employees -...More

Thank JohnDoody
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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
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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