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Himshikhar

#233 of 1,140 Restaurants in Helsinki
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Siltasaarenkatu 3, Helsinki, Finland
+358 9 5626995
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10:30 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 10:30 - 23:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 23:00
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice food and in large portions for around 15€ each. Nans and rice included in the dish. Friendly staff and speak Finnish and English well

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Thank merrynomad
Helsinki, Finland
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249 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great place for a quick and tasty lunch for a reasonable price. The place doesn't look like much, though - but the food compensates for it. The place is popular for lunch, and no wonder. A nice option in the Hakaniemi district. You always have 6 choices for lunch and the food is from good to delicious. The best... More 

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Thank lmsk2014
Helsinki, Finland
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We visited the restaurant late monday evening. First impression was that the restaurant was dirty: tablecloths were stained and decorations clearly left forgotten for at least 5 years. The papadum bread served as a greeting from the kitchen had a lump of black hair in it. When told the waiter just shrugged shoulders. What must be the passion towards rest... More 

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Thank Michel G
Helsinki, Finland
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

I've only ever been to Himshikhar for lunch, but they always have 6 entree options to choose from and a decent salad bar to start with. Good value for the money and fast service.

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Thank Jimmy B
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Went with my husband on our anniversary, just for the momos. They tasted just like the ones we ate in india! We ordered the lamb and vegetable ones, both really tasty. Naan bread that came with the momosoup was the best naan I have had in Finland. Nice selection of Nepalese beer.

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Thank Marika G
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

I often visit the place during lunchtime as they offer very good budget choices with salad. The place has the best naan bread among Nepalese restaurant in Finland I have visited. Chicken dishes are strongly recommended! Service is really fast and staff is very attentive. Kitchen could make as spicy food as u ask for. All is good.

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Thank Aya N
Turku, Finland
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

I visited this place with my family and my in-laws. The service was not very good. Although the restaurant was almost empty they took lot of time to deliver the order. The taste of food was also not up to the mark. The rice was poorly cooked (not completely cooked).

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Thank Lav T
Lappeenranta, Finland
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203 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

First of all, I would rate it better than 'Average' but certainly not 'Very Good'. During our visit to Hakaniemi market square we were looking for restaurant serving Indian lunch/food and discovered this place. I ordered Lamb meat balls with mint gravy and my wife ordered garlic chicken curry. Both the meals came with small portion of lentils and some... More 

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Thank vasavapr
Helsinki, Finland
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Momos were very nice and the accompanying soup too. The Alu Govi was a bit too oily and spicy for my taste but it was ok. Very close to our hotel. So we may come again.

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Thank nirprecha
Huntingdon, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

First experience of Nepali food. Really tasty , especially the Dhal . Very generous portions of Naan bread with both starters and Main Course . Waiter vrey friendly and obliging and spoke good English

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 22
Cuisine
Asian, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
10:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 23:00
Thursday
10:30 - 23:00
Friday
10:30 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Siltasaarenkatu 3, Helsinki, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki
  • Phone Number: +358 9 5626995

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?