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80, Chervonoarmiyska Str, Kiev, Ukraine
+380 44 289 2345
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11:30 am - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 25
    Excellent
  • 23
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great place, delicious dishes

I first visited this place in 2007, and since then nothing changed besides location - great delicious dishes, good atmosphere, nice service. The dishes are cooked for a longer time than in other places, but they are fresh made so it's not a complaint.

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 22, 2014
Nmbykova
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Kiev, Ukraine
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Kyiv
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Went by today and the windows visible from Khreschatyk street are covered with graffiti. Walked upstairs to the restaurant and it is absolutely kaput. It was good while it lasted!

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Yashwi, Генеральный директор at Himalaya, responded to this review

Hi! Actually... it's not! Due to the unrest on Kreschatyk, we moved to a new location! Now we are on 80 Krasnoarmeiska street, right near the stadium. Come and visit us! More 

Kiev, Ukraine
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 via mobile

I eat a lot of Indian food however in Ukraine I struggle to find a decent Indian restaurant and I usually find the curries to be quite bland in taste. I visited here with my girlfriend on a quiet sunday and it was her first time having Indian food. The rice was very good, as good as anywhere and I... More 

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Kennesaw, Georgia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

This is such a gem of a restaurant in Kyiv. The location is on a busy street but the atmosphere inside is quiet and peaceful. The owner is actually from the U.S. (although Indian by birth) and he is there helping his father. The food is amazing and the service is spectacular. The prices are very reasonable as well. If... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Decor nice and staff friendly. Portions small, not very warm, not very spicy, in the case of the tandoori chicken - not very fresh. OK for introducing someone new to Indian cuisine, but I have been spoiled elsewhere in the world and this is not really up to the standard of what you expect in, say, the UK.

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Tel Aviv District, Israel
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

I have ordered a table for two beforehand and when we came, they offered us a table near the entrance as the last one, but when I went to the ladies' room I saw free tables on the second floor. We have ordered just two dishes and two drinks and was waiting about 45 minutes to get it...My shrimps and... More 

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Kiev, Ukraine
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43 reviews 43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

I first visited this place in 2007, and since then nothing changed besides location - great delicious dishes, good atmosphere, nice service. The dishes are cooked for a longer time than in other places, but they are fresh made so it's not a complaint.

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Lyon, France
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

I have been going to Kiev for the last couple of years and was passing by two days ago. Visited this place with two other people. I will not going into all the gory or horrible details of this bizarre meal. Canned vegetables, overcooked meat and what seemed to me like a microwaved naan, tell half the story. Improper ventilation,... More 

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Kiev, Ukraine
Top Contributor
294 reviews 294 reviews
218 restaurant reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014 via mobile

When an indian restaurant features chinese cho mein as dish of the day, it tells the story. Food was bland, no taste, no spice, no ambiance. You wont see me again

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Kiev, Ukraine
Top Contributor
64 reviews 64 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

When this restaurant was on the main street (Khreschatyk), I loved going there from time to time. Prices a bit higher than average, but the food is delicious and worth spending on it. Then it moved to Velyka Vasylkivska (former Chervonoarmiyska) street and I decided to give that place a try as I knew that the previous location was great.... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Enjoyed a late lunch at Himalaya today after spotting its new location. (I mistakenly had thought this venue had closed.) The New Himalaya is located in a slimmed-down premises relative to its previous locale, which, frankly, had started to get a bit tatty. However, the decor of the new Himalaya is kitsch eclectically mixing some of the familiar items removed... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 80, Chervonoarmiyska Str, Kiev, Ukraine
  • Location: Europe  >  Ukraine  >  Kiev
  • Phone Number: +380 44 289 2345

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
  • Cuisine: Indian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm

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