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Himalayan Restaurant

2910 E Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55406-2050
+1 612-332-0880
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“naan” (16 reviews)
“curry” (8 reviews)
“rice” (7 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Nepali, Tibetan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2910 E Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55406-2050
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great little place and they even have a side room if you have a small group. Lots of windows and light. Friendly service and an excellent and fantastic lunch buffet everyday which includes appetizers, vegetarian & non-vegetarian dishes, salad bar & desserts....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank just1backpack
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Simple but pleasant diner-style restaurant but with Himalayan food. It appears a family runs the restaurant which was steadily busy. There is a lunch buffet which was popular. Food was similar to Indian. I did not like anything on the buffet too well but would...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Lawflake
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Everything we ordered was spectacular! I ate chicken tikka masala and naan and it was wonderful! I highly recommend this restaurant!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jakerust01
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

We found this restaurant on line while visiting the U of M campus and are so glad we did! The food was absolutely delicious! We started with samosas, which were hot, fresh and so good! We chose two entrees from the large menu and both...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Chief3001
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Every time I bring someone new to the Himalayan, I hear it's "the best food!" The atmosphere is fine, the service is fine and the location is pretty convenient. Whether we order off the menu or enjoy the buffet we are always so happy with...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Susan A
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Delicious food! Best chicken tikka masala I've ever had! Kid friendly; a gentleman brought our 18 month old a bunch of toys to place with! Highly recommend.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank KailaW7
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

This place is absolutely amazing. We had the buffet lunch (I’m normally not a buffet fan AT all) but this was different and wonderful. Each item was fresh and delicious. The prices are reasonable and the choices are great. I’m not sure what each thing...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank mrsfriz
Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

We visited this restaurant as a different option to the usual cuisines and we are glad we did. It has a great variety of Tibetan food with the classic Indian dishes as well. I always try to decide on a place to eat by the...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank jejus
Reviewed June 19, 2018

We had an excellent meal at the Lake Street Himalaan Restaurant. While the Momo was not as good as we had in Tibet, it was very good. Suggest you add lamb, whih addes to the flavor. The food can be served at several levels of...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank colonelthom
Reviewed May 29, 2018

This restaurant catered my brother's wedding and the food was delicious. I don't know exactly what they had, but there was a bread, samosas, rice, 5-6 vegetarian dishes, and a delectable mango drink. It was all very very good, so I recommend them for catering...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank David S
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August 26, 2018|
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Response from E954HTrichardh | Reviewed this property |
Tuesday through Friday, 11 AM to 2 PM and Saturday and Sunday from 11 AM to 3 PM. It's $11.95 during the week and I'm not sure how much it is on weekends. You might give them a call at (612) 332-0880
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2910 E Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55406-2050 (Formerly Big Olaf's)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-332-0880
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