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Taste of the Himalayas

3185 Midway Dr, San Diego, CA 92110-4552
+1 619-866-6922
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“lentil soup” (9 reviews)
“naans” (17 reviews)
“tikka masala” (6 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
3185 Midway Dr, San Diego, CA 92110-4552
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went twice there. First time chole was so so spicy that it was not eatable. I gave benefit of doubt as I asked for medium spicy and may be that's medium for them. In night I asked for biryani and it was not eatable...More

Thank Sherry S
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

To be frank, I am not entirely sure of certain distinctions between Nepalese and Tibetan food. I have spent time in Bhutan and see a few small similarities as well. I think most come here to have Indian, though. There are momos, coconut curries, vindaloo,...More

Thank Chikachik
Reviewed 27 May 2017

We visited the Hillcrest location for a weekday lunch. We were seated quickly. The server was attentive and kept our water glasses filled. The lunch special was your choice of 2 entrees plus lentil soup and naan bread for anywhere from $8.95 to $10.95, depending...More

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Walking by and popped in. This place did not dissapoint. The service was friendly and prompt. Naan was outta sight and the mint chutney was fresh and best we ever had. Flavors were clean and balanced. Masala was divine. Momo I could take or leave....More

Thank Irene D
Reviewed 14 May 2017

The food was too high priced for the portions.Service was slow.Rice was cold and not too fresh.There is a bad smell which permeates the restaurant from outside.I won`t go back because it was not worth the money.Naan is extra and the soup served prior to...More

Thank kimausa
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Had appetizers here with my wife while on vacation in San Diego. We had the Pakora and the lamb Choila, both were fantastic. The service was very quick and the prices were reasonable. I highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank James Z
Reviewed 3 March 2017

I have to say this is my favorite Indian restaurant in SD! Food is delicious every single time I've ate here. Great vegan/vegetarian selection & my friends tell me their chicken tikka masala & lamb dishes are amazing. Service can be slow at times as...More

Thank Diana D
Reviewed 18 January 2017

My wife and I spent a week vacationing in San Diego and Palm Springs, eating mostly at expensive restaurants, and one of our favorite meals was at this place. We sat outside in front of the restaurant, on the dining patio which overlooks the ocean....More

Thank AlanG1211
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

I rated it at 2 because I haven't even eaten yet and we've been here an hour and 20 minutes waiting have lunch

Thank David C
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

We went in there because of reviews raved about the amazing staff and great service. Our apptizer arrived after the dinner and the salad arrived after we had finished our meal. They left it with us even after us pointing out the fact that its...More

Thank T.house M
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
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09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3185 Midway Dr, San Diego, CA 92110-4552
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-866-6922
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