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Himalayan Kitchen

$$ - $$$Indian, ,
431 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2304
+1 805-882-1000
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible1%
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“curry” (6 reviews)
“dumplings” (3 reviews)
“naan” (3 reviews)
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Indian, Tibetan, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
431 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2304
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good experience with fair prices. Food was great and staff very kind. Be aware - hot is very hot here :D

1  Thank Henrik B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love curry and tandorri. The only problem is finding a place that's even passable for a meal. The Himalayan Kitchen has become that place for us. The food was good, the staff was great and the price was downright reasonable. The only problem was...More

1  Thank Carrie W
Himalayan K, Owner at Himalayan Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your visit and appreciate for this Swt words

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The server was very friendly and welcomed us with a smile. The interior wasn’t that fancy, but I think it was nice. I have ordered lamb and it was so smooth and had the perfect taste. We also ordered naan bread with butter. It tasted...More

1  Thank Noreply K
Himalayan K, Owner at Himalayan Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We appreciate for visiting us. Thank you

Reviewed 15 June 2018

Actually we had walked by this place on State Street earlier in the day, but by the time we got back to our hotel & realized we were hungry, we were too tired to walk back to the place. So we placed an order via...More

1  Thank Naomi K
Himalayan K, Owner at Himalayan Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much

Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

After reading a few reviews we popped into Himalayan kitchen for a meal . I ordered the veggie dhal and wife had the meat version,(lamb)combined with 2 curry,naan and a lentil soup.the wife ordered a coke & never received it. My mum & bf both...More

Thank crashing c
Himalayan K, Owner at Himalayan Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Thank you so much for your valuable words for us. We will make changes as you mention as soon as possible

Reviewed 24 March 2018

Its Indian food restaurant serving rice, daal, sabji, roti, salad and papad. Awsome healthy food to dine with friends and i just love it

1  Thank udaym2016
Reviewed 6 March 2018

I was pleasantly surprised to find this wonderful restaurant on State Street. They offer Indan, Napoleon and Tibetan cuisines. The huge vegetarian and vegan menus were definitely a plus. I strongly recommend it!

Thank S S
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Not impressed with food or service. I am a big fan of Indian food and just came back from India. The chicken wasn’t tender, buffet selection is limited and not impressive. None of the servers or cooks heard of “gluten”.

Thank kat s
Reviewed 24 January 2018

My sister and I discovered it, while strolling downtown SB, she loved everything, so we took our spouses, we all loved anything and everything we picked, so we took friends, they enjoyed it so as well, so we continue to return, for a refreshing change...More

Thank doris s
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Weird visit here. Stopped in for lunch; when we walked in we were immediately told "we don't have a buffet" as if we were being discouraged from eating here. We said we weren't looking for a buffet anyway and were seated. We were the only...More

Thank jerjon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery, Reservations, Buffet, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 431 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2304
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-882-1000
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Indian, Nepalese and Tibetan Cuisine Enjoy tasty food with authentic flavors prepared freshest ingredients, spices and herbs, made with traditional recipes
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