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Himalayan Cuisine

7918 El Cajon Blvd, Ste P, La Mesa, CA 91942-6710
619-461-2503
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Ranked #3 of 188 Restaurants in La Mesa
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Indian
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Chula Vista, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

My husband just got back from Nepal and he wanted me to taste the food that he enjoyed. We went here and had momo's and then we both had tandora. Husband had chicken and I had lamb. There was more than enough to take home and have for dinner the next night.

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La Mesa, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The Himalayan Cuisine is in a strip mall just off the downtown area of La Mesa off route 8. My friend and I decided to eat there because several years ago we had visited India together and then we both had visited Tibet.We fell in love with Indian food. The restaurant is an eclectic mixture of food from those countries... More 

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La Mesa, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014 via mobile

For a foodie who LOVES to eat, my home stomping ground tends to be a little less than thrilling. La Mesa tends to be a friendly, unassuming and comfortable area that doesn't advertise itself as "a destination location" for diners looking for something exciting, exotic and off the beaten path... I am going to say this for the world to... More 

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Spring Valley, California
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114 reviews 114 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

My husband isn't a fan of Indian restaurants. He went with a biking group while I was out of town. He was sold, took me as soon as I got home - and it didn't disappoint! I had just been to a place in MD I thought was pretty spectacular - but Himalayan topped it! The Chicken Korma was so... More 

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Santee, California
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64 reviews 64 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

This is an interesting and beautifully decorated restaurant, Aside from the food being excellent. I had Chicken Curry and Vegetables in a cream sauce. Both were delicious. They also serve soup and Naan bread with it that comes fresh out of the oven. Service is very good and wait staff anxious to please everyone. This is one restaurant where you... More 

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San Diego, California
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

My wife and I have eaten in various Indian restaurants in the San Diego area whether in the Gaslamp District downtown, La Jolla, Del Mar and we don't bother anymore because Himalayan Cuisine never disappoints. Not only are the prices extremely good, the food is superb. Always a delight to go and have dinner or even lunch. My wife migrates... More 

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Santee, California
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31 reviews 31 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

It was great. Wonderful choices on menu and good service. There is an Indian Grocery store next to restaurant and it had interesting foods and gifts.

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Santee, California
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31 reviews 31 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Finally I got to eat here and what a joy it was. The service was excellent and the food most reasonable especially the lunch buffet which was only $7.00 and included soup and choice of 2 entrees. The flavor was great and the Chicken curry was so good I took some home. They give very generous portions and 2 entrees... More 

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San Diego, California
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84 reviews 84 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

A friend, who also lives in La Mesa, and I decided to catch up. Both of us had never heard of this restaurant that is non-descript in a strip mall. The food was absolutely delicious. The lunch special is low priced and we ate so much food we both went home and took a nap. The menu has a very... More 

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Fort Irwin, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

We are huge Indian/Himalayan lovers and the food here was spot on! I'd say the tikka masala was one of the best I've ever had. They also gave us a lentil soup for our baby, for free. Oh and make sure you order their garlic naan! Outstanding and if we're ever in the area again we will be going back!

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Additional Information about Himalayan Cuisine

Address: 7918 El Cajon Blvd, Ste P, La Mesa, CA 91942-6710
Phone Number: 619-461-2503
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  La Mesa
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Indian

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