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Everest on Grand

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Indian, Vegetarian, Tibetan, Nepali
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1278 Grand Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55105
(651) 696-1666
Today
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 27
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  • 25
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 1
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  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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Fourth visit in as many years (during business trips) to Everest. The food remains really good, service is fast and friendly, and the cost is reasonable. There's a small wine and beer list. Try the momos--really excellent. This time I had half an order of momos and the vegetable pakoras (an... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 10, 2015
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Raleigh, NC
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Raleigh, NC
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266 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Fourth visit in as many years (during business trips) to Everest. The food remains really good, service is fast and friendly, and the cost is reasonable. There's a small wine and beer list. Try the momos--really excellent. This time I had half an order of momos and the vegetable pakoras (an appetizer). I couldn't finish the pakoras--they would have been... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Food and service were very nice. A lot of food for a great price! Dishes were good, but the flavors were mild. The Samosa Chaat is my new favorite. it is like the indian loaded baked potato. Yummy.

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wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

2nd visit to this restaurant. It was Ok, but not as amazing as others have described. Food was kind of bland. Of course I could have asked for more spice. I had a veggie samosa and the peas in it were hard as rocks. Also and palak paneer, it was ok. Cheese was kinda carboardy. I've had better. Also had... More 

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St Paul, Minnisota, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

I was in the mood for curry but didn't want to make it myself so I ordered takeout from this place. It was extremely good and flavorful! Mild is perfect for those of us with low spice tolerance but my friend got medium and loved the spices. A little pricey for what you get but the quality makes up for... More 

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Rockford, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

The atmosphere is laid back and service excellent. We had samosas, curry veggies, chicken tikka masala, garlic naan, curry lamb, and chicken with noodles. All of our food was incredible... very fresh, very hot, very flavorful. Food is served family style, so if you want to try lots of different things, it's easy to do. As far as hot spice... More 

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Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

We stopped for a late lunch and enjoyed some wonderful curry. There are choices from mild to real hot and I chose med +. Maybe a bit hot but it sure was good. Great service. Nan was right out of the oven warm.

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Woodbury, Minnesota, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

We visit Everest on Grand at least a couple of times per year and have always enjoyed the food. The vegetarian options are numerous and the food is always good. Spice levels are a bit higher than your typical Minnesota indian restaurant. Their medium can really be quite spicy. (True Indian food lovers will laugh at this I'm sure!) The... More 

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West Saint Paul, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

This was my first time eating here. It was during lunch, and we were met at the door and seated promptly. I liked the decor with the pictures of nepal under the table glass.My order was the yak momo (stuffed dumpligs) naan ( fried flat bread ) and katmandu coffee. My dinning companion had the same except his was the... More 

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Blaine, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

My wife and I went yesterday for a lunch buffet. I am inclined to give two stars for the following reasons: *The food had decent flavor, but 90% of the dishes tasted exactly the same *The buffet kept running out of a few fishes *The buffet selection was OK, rather piddly on snack/dessert-type items. *The dining area was fairly uncomfortable... More 

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North Oaks, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

We had a pre-flight dinner here. Told the staff and we were in and out on an hour. Yak Momos were great. Lamb curry was tender and spiced to order. The goat was tasty but tough. The Kathmandu Coffee was superb. Brewed with milk not water and spiced like Chai.

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Additional Information about Everest on Grand

Address: 1278 Grand Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55105
Phone Number: (651) 696-1666
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
Cuisine: Indian, Vegetarian, Tibetan, Nepali

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1278 Grand Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55105
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: (651) 696-1666

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
  • Cuisine: Indian, Vegetarian, Tibetan, Nepali
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm

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