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Taste of the Himalayas

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch
Indian, Asian, Nepali
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
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Reviewed December 22, 2018

This is a very casual place, which is fine. But I was very disappointed by the food at Taste of Himalayas. My husband is from India, and we love the Nepalese cuisine, which I usually find very flavorful without the extreme hotness of much of...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Smartblonde
Reviewed December 12, 2018

Very close to La Jolla Cove. Went late so was not able to enjoy the views, but it is not overlooking the cove (on a side street). Service is excellent. The momos (dumplings) are fantastic. I love Nepalese food, but was a little disappointed that...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ShreekantP
Reviewed November 24, 2018

I was told there was an Indian in La Jolla where the owner has the Arsenal badge tattooed to his chest. This I had to see, I also knew that I was likely to get a good curry as going anywhere other than UK or...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank tyfairclough
Reviewed August 31, 2018

We had dinner here once and it was delicious so we came back. The second time around was not so good. The food was cold when we finally got it. The service was poor. We were disappointed. It is close to the Cove and has...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Judy B
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Ordered through Grubhub...take note this is one of many Indian cuisines places serving extremely ordinary fare. The food is barely palatable and is not designed for connoisseurs bit occasional dabblers in Indian cuisine. In short just okay. We called restaurant couple of times to confirm...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank keepwalkingw
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

We loved Indian food and often try new Indian restaurants when we travel. Our local favorite back home is very, very good and the best we had was in Asheville, NC. So, it can be hard to impress us because we have had amazing Indian...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Napalicoastkauai
Reviewed June 20, 2018

THE GOOD: I love this place; their food is outstanding, great portions, good price. Shrimp chilly and chicken Makhani are a MUST, service is always very good. THE BAD: Their La Jolla location is HORRIBLE, its old, its ugly, the bathroom is disgusting, their tables...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank fausto1620
Reviewed May 24, 2018

I love that you get the taste of authentic food while you hear the sound of the water in the background since the beach nearby.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Jayvee A
Reviewed February 7, 2018

We stopped here after a stroll on the beach and enjoyed a cocktail and appetizers.Which were delicious.So later when we were going to order from GrubHub we decided on Taste of the Himalayas.Absolutely delicious food.And piping hot from GrubHub too.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Rkelly2014
Reviewed January 27, 2018

Visited post spending couple of hours at La Jolla Cove. The place is beautiful. Well maintained. Staff is very courteous. Food was very well prepared and delicious. Enjoyed a lot.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Sandeep J
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