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The Himalaya

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393 Lewisham High Street, London SE13 6NZ, England
020 8690 2863
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Still my favourite Indian cuisine in the whole of London

I have been frequenting the Himalaya, sometimes alone and sometimes with my family, for a few years now and the quality of the food and service is exceptionally good. Between Lewisham and Catford, one could drive past this unprepossessing row of shops for years and hardly notice them but take... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 19, 2013
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

I have been frequenting the Himalaya, sometimes alone and sometimes with my family, for a few years now and the quality of the food and service is exceptionally good. Between Lewisham and Catford, one could drive past this unprepossessing row of shops for years and hardly notice them but take the time out to have a meal at The Himalaya... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013

A rather unassuming place, but very good and friendly service. We had chicken and prawn dishes in tasty sauces with some nan bread and pappadoms. The Himalaya is a fine neighbourhood restaurant. I would recommend it to anyone in the vicinity. (Visitors to Lewisham Hospital would find The Himalaya a handy place to eat.)

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2012

standard high street'indian' providing standard indian favourites.quality ok,prices ok.one of many similiar types found all around any london area

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2012 via mobile

Food is very good. The staff are kind and I really enjoy this place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2012

We have been visiting the Himalaya for over 20 years. The food is lovely, reasonably priced and the service is friendly. They will always do their best to accommodate any requests with the food if you want something special or different. You can park in the side streets nearby after 7pm. The restaurant has a lot of "regulars" (including us)... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2011

I have had many good meals here the food and service are second to none Tareque you are a star

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2011 via mobile

Excellent! The manager is friendly, staff can't help enough, and most importantly the food is great. It is very rare to have a bad Indian eating experience in my opinion and London is full of great Indian restaurants. I have marked it down on atmosphere as it is not usually busy in their as it also does take aways

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 393 Lewisham High Street, London SE13 6NZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: 020 8690 2863

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 30

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?