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Himalaya

Marktplatz 5, Ulm, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Ranked #117 of 188 restaurants in Ulm
Cuisines: Indian
Most recent review
- Apr 11, 2014
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English first
Ulm, Germany
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

I tried it a few times, and always come to the same conclusion: this is not Indian food, I think the chef there should just do something else, as cooking is definitely not something he knows. If it is not just bland and totally tasteless (Dal was the most annoying thing I ever had), it just doesn't taste like Indian... More

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Leipheim, Germany
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

I was in this restaurant about 10 years ago for an evening meal and swore I would never go in again. However I was in the city and hoped that that the restuarant had changed hands. I opted for the buffet and immediately knew it was the same person as the last time. The owner has definitely no experience of... More

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Warsaw, Poland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

When visiting Bavaria (Legoland, to be precise) my wife and I had a craving for Indian food. Since there was nothing we could find in Gunzberg, we travelled to Ulm to the Himalaya Indian restaurant.'Tis a pity that we did. Firstly, and this is no fault of the restaurant, there is parking nearby, but only for a maximum of one... More

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Ulm, Germany
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51 reviews 51 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

We lived in London for many years and sometimes the craving for Indian food is too strong. We had been at the himalaya twice; the first one was sort of okay and acceptable if the craving would become too much, the second one was horrible. It is definitely not too difficult to prepare a decent curry paste so I really... More

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Mumbai
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6 reviews 6 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2012

The food is a bit expensive but considering getting Indian food in ULM, it was very good. Its a very pleasant place with a bunch of very helpful people.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2012

My husband and I were really craving Indian food and chose Himilaya for its location right next to the Rathaus and because it remains open quite late during the week. I had a seafood curry and he had a lamb curry. My food was really bland and boring (for Indian food) and he could barely eat his because it was... More

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Germany
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2012

Directly across from the noteworthy astronomical clock on the Rathaus, this restaurant is very conveniently located if you're downtown. I like to sit in the front room in front of the large windows and watch the people and tour groups passing by the Rathaus. Whenever I'm in town for lunchtime a feel drawn to this restaurant. I love the lunch... More

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Berne, Switzerland
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32 reviews 32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2011

We spent the weekend in Ulm for the christmas market and probably would have prefered going for more local food. But since most restaurants were fully booked due to company christmas celebrations, we went to the Himalya instead. And I must say it was a very pleasant experience. We were three of us, had a nice quiet corner table and... More

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Salcete
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20 reviews 20 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2010

Right in the heart of Ulm, you can easily find this fine restaurant which serves a variety of tasty Indian food. A must visit.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2009

Good location and ambient but I think food is not soo good. I think it was much better in the past. Is not bad but not super special.

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