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“Great food and excellent service!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Himalayan Kitchen

Himalayan Kitchen
Ten Katestraat 45H, 1053 BX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
020 2623880
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Ranked #294 of 2,435 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Price range: $6 - $25
Cuisines: Indian, Tibetan, Nepali
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Dining options: Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Dear guests,We warmly welcome you in the Himalayan Kitchen restaurant. Our restaurant has been named after the highest mountains in the world.The Nepali and Indian kitchen relies on the age-old art of mixing herbs and spices. Just as ancient are the strict preparation criteria that vary according to climate, products available in a certain region, religion, and culture.Besides the written and unwritten laws of the Nepali and Indian kitchen we try to also let you encounter the unique taste of our own kitchen. We developed this taste over the years we have already been working in Amsterdam. Our chef cook has an exceptional culinary talent and uses fresh ingredients, unique and refined spice combinations, and an impeccable preparation manner to provide you with a freshly-prepared meal that.You can indicate your desired spice level and our cooks will be sure that the dishes are prepared accordingly.We do everything to accommodate your wishes, and we hope that you will feel at home here and enjoy your meal.
Montreal, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Great food and excellent service!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014 via mobile

This restaurant is very surprising. It' is small and looks simple but the food was great. We appreciated every plate we had because it was tasty, fresh and healthy. Spices were very well balanced. Himalayan beer was good too. The ambiance was cordial and the service was personal. We liked very much this restaurant and we recommend it.
It is easy to get there from Centraal station by tram 17, stop at Ten Katestraat. Worts the detour for such a great food and excellent service

Visited March 2014
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English first
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 18 cities Reviews in 18 cities
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
“Great Nepal food”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

One big starter, white housewine 2 main dishes, lamb and shrimps with spinach, one mixed vegetable 2 deserts. The mixed vegetable and house wine were soso, but the rest was quite good. Payed around €80 for 2 persons. We really enjoyed the lamb, shrimp spinach and deserts.

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Really Lovely Twist on a Classic Cuisine”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

Coming from London, which is full of curry houses, we were very eager to try Nepali style. The mixed starters we had were wonderful, the lamb was really well spiced, and the whole meal was delicious. Server was gracious as well. Definitely would recommend!

  • Visited February 2014
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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london
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9 restaurant reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Friendly, filling and full of flavour.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014 via mobile

We received a warm welcome to this cosy restaurant. Service was excellent and very generous; free popadoms, free dhaal dish and after dinner drinks.We ate bhajis and paneer for starters and prawn curries full of flavour and prawns. Well worth a visit.

  • Visited January 2014
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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London, United Kingdom
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
“Aroma of Nepali and Indian Culture”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

Himalayan Kitchen is the most popular destination in Amsterdam for Nepali and Indian Cuisines. This Kitchen has the perfect essence of Nepali and Indian culture, which gives lively look to this place. When we visit there for dinner, we feel we are in some other world. The interior and ambience of the kitchen is very much different from outdoor ambience.
We ordered for soup for starter and then Indian dishes for main course. Soup is really very amazing; we did not have such great soup in Amsterdam. In fact, main course has its own taste and presentation. Main course is perfect Indian cuisine. The herbs, species and other aromatic ingredients are well-blended with each other. The experiment they perform with dishes, gives it a new look and taste. We had a great time there and enjoyed the food till fullest.

Visited August 2013
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