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Himalayan Kitchen

) #17 of 149 Restaurants in Durango ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Indian, ,
992 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5122
+1 970-259-0956
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“naans” (28 reviews)
“dumplings” (24 reviews)
“chow chow” (9 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 21:30All hours
Indian, Tibetan, Nepalese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
992 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5122
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Reviews (327)
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11 - 20 of 322 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Positives: Good food, acceptable variety for lunch buffet, friendly and efficient staff, ambience is a plus, reasonable buffet price, buffet well-maintained with fresh food Negative: Buffet is on the small size (still plenty of choice)

Thank HonestObservation
Karma B, Owner at Himalayan Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of Himalayan Kitchen. We are happy you enjoyed our buffet and staff. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Great lunch buffet Excellent selection of main dishes, sides and dessert from lunch buffet... you can also order from the menu... choice of spices or less spices.... very nice servers and staff

Thank Deborah C
Karma B, Owner at Himalayan Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Deborah, thank you so much for these great compliments! We appreciate you leaving us a review. Come in again soon!

Reviewed 5 May 2017

I was in Durango last evening just about suppertime. My buddies and I were just doing some errands and planned to go back home BUT the lovely aromas emanating from the Himalayan Kitchen sucked us in. Glad it did! I ordered the Lamb Masala; my...More

1  Thank CowgirlKathi
Karma B, Owner at Himalayan Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Himalayan Kitchen. Thank you for leaving us this great review. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

You have to try the chai martini and the taita and garlic naan to start..... then follow with the Sherpa stew and the shrimp with coconut milk on the specialties. Loved it!

1  Thank Thelma C
Karma B, Owner at Himalayan Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

We are so thrilled that you enjoyed your experience at Himalayan Kitchen. Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. Your review will help locals and travelers alike find the best Himilayan food in and around Durango!

Reviewed 4 April 2017

I will start off by saying that the food here is AMAZING. It has advertised itself as a fusion of Indian, Nepalese and Tibetian cuisine and had items from the 3 sections of that sub continent. We had the Lamb Curry and a portion of...More

1  Thank NyonyaLady
Karma B, Owner at Himalayan Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Thank you so much for these compliments. We take pride in staying true to Nepalese and Indian culture and we are so happy that liked it. We appreciate you taking the timeto leave a review and look forward to seeing you the next time that...More

Reviewed 28 March 2017

Back in Durango, trying new places. My buddy and I had seen this place the first week we were here, but never got around to trying it out. We weren't going to miss that chance this time. We started off with the chicken Mo-Mo (dumplings,...More

2  Thank sanchezluk
Karma B, Owner at Himalayan Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2017

Thank you for choosing Himalayan Kitchen. We appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review on Trip Advisor. I always love to hear that people are pleasantly surprised when trying Yak meat. I am glad you enjoyed all the dishes your table ordered....More

Reviewed 27 March 2017

Excellent treat. Right downtown on Main St. Got two entrées: Sherpa Stew and Thengtuk with yak and unusual pasta like dumplings. Stew was outstanding and the yak was very tender. Most of the menu is Indian food so take advantage of a place that actually...More

2  Thank GreggeryPeccary
Karma B, Owner at Himalayan Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017

Thank you for your recent visit. We love our customers and appreicate your patronage. If you like our yak dishes next time try our lamb. Please join us again soon. चियर्स

Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

We love going here for lunch. We go with our kids often and enjoy the buffet. We are always greeted with a huge welcome. The food is outstanding.

1  Thank Jetlagged17
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We tried a variety of different dishes, including yak, lamb and salmon. All were very different and delicious in taste. Service was excellent and prices most reasonable.

1  Thank Marsha K
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Great meal, very good service, and good value. We tried the HK based on local advice, TripAdvisor reviews, and some comments in Yelp. I'm pleased that all those comments were validated. Our meal started with Kankra Salad (see the menu for details). Very refreshing. The...More

2  Thank sb87123
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Buffet, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 992 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5122
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Durango
  • Phone Number: +1 970-259-0956
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