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Himalayan Kitchen

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992 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5122
970-259-0956
Today
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Buffet
Good for:
Romance
Large groups
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 100
    Excellent
  • 58
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Excellent find in Durango

We were visiting the area on a group ski trip and one of our leaders recommended Himalayan Kitchen. We are glad we gave it a go. The menu was vast and made it hard to decide what to try, it all looked so good. Settled on the Daal-Bhaat Tarkaari a set meal with a sampling of veggi curries, a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 17, 2015
dahdls
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Large groups
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Buffet
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184 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

We were visiting the area on a group ski trip and one of our leaders recommended Himalayan Kitchen. We are glad we gave it a go. The menu was vast and made it hard to decide what to try, it all looked so good. Settled on the Daal-Bhaat Tarkaari a set meal with a sampling of veggi curries, a lentil... More 

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Orillia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Was recommended this restaurant by a hotel staff member in Durango on our way from Utah to Ontario, Canada. It had a pleasant atmosphere, friendly service, good food and reasonable price and something that I had never eaten before, how can one ask for more? One of the best cups of Masala Chai I have ever had and this coming... More 

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Oregon City, Oregon
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

We stopped here and ordered a meal to go. After riding back to our campground we were surprised by the tasty treats the staff had packed for us (excellent pakora, just one example). Next time I visit Durango I'll definitely stop by.

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Durango, Colorado
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We had the buffet, and it was full of Nepalese favorites, go for the lamb if you would like to order off the menu. Check the newspaper or Locals First book, they almost always have a half off special, and it is worth it!

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Covina, California, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Good food. simple. Nice atmosphere. big selection of Indian beers. I liked the saag and samosas particularly.

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Durango, Colorado
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

I say Himalayan Kitchen is the best meal in Durango and I am an American food kind of guy! The menu is extensive, the owner/chef is from Nepal and the food he and his staff prepare is the best value in town. Not inexpensive, but worth every penny. The food carries well as take out and is nearly as fantastic... More 

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Lansing
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Had this as take-out. Really good food, the selections we had weren't overly spicy but very flavorful. Didn't visit the actual restaurant so don't know about the service.

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Sarasota, Florida
Top Contributor
164 reviews 164 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

This is our second visit to this restaurant and we have found the meals to be consistently delicious. The meals are truly authentic and taste very much like the food we had in Tibet several years ago. We have had dinner here a few years ago and thanked the owner for his wonderful meal and service. This time we returned... More 

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Durango, Colorado
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

The food is just amazing. Such a treat to have such a diverse restaurant in Durango. The service is a bit slow.

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lawrence, kansas, usa
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Ate here last year and loved it. Very authentic, I think. Next to a related Tibetan shop with a wide variety of goods.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 992 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5122
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Durango
  • Phone Number: 970-259-0956

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Nepali

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Large groups, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?