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Himal Chuli

318 State St, Madison, WI 53703-2021
+1 608-251-9225
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Nepalese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
318 State St, Madison, WI 53703-2021
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Reviewed 7 April 2018

We visited here after a conference at Edgewood College. It's a small restaurant - a bit cramped. The server was extremely busy and harried, so we felt a bit rushed. The food was good but not outstanding like some ethnic food. My rice was a...More

Thank ScenicSights
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Nice hole in the wall northern Indian/Nepali cuisine. Momocha was very good. Chicken chili was above average. Bread was not the reason to visit this restaurant. The pre-dinner soup was tasty. All in all, reasonable prices and very worth a visit, just order rice instead...More

Thank monkandthelaw
Reviewed 4 October 2017

When browsing around on State street, we asked shopkeepers for lunch recommendations. Himal Chuli was often mentioned so off we went! The restaurant is quite small with an open kitchen in the back. We had the Katahar Kabab and the daily Tarkari. Both dishes were...More

Thank BabsRsmt
Reviewed 19 September 2017

The wife and I were meandering across Wisconsin on our way to the U.P. We stopped in Madison for the night and looked up top rated restaurants. This one came up! Off we went and texted a friend who met us there. We enjoy all...More

Thank Brian R
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We love to try ethnic restaurants when travelling and Himal Chuli didn't disappoint. The food was excellent. The dal was delicious and we enjoyed the combo platter. An added bonus was the outdoor seating right on State Street. Fun food selections and fun atmosphere! Only...More

Thank Carrieparmenter
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Fresh and delicious food. Wonderful selection and kind and attentive staff. Great for vegetarians and vegans, too. Small but cozy.

Thank GrandmaAmy7
Reviewed 17 June 2017

We were just walking around as tourists when we saw this restaurant. We had never had Nepali food and decided to try it. So glad we did. Our server asked if we had been there before and when we said no he offered to help...More

Thank Diane P
Reviewed 1 April 2017

My wife and son stopped there wanting to try something different. We were pleasantly surprised. We each had the Chicken Sikar as our main dish. It was very similar to Chicken Curry. It was one of the best chicken dishes I have ever had. We...More

Thank dwolff517
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Even though the restaurant is a bit small and crowded the delicious food makes up for it! Authentic Nepali food made from healthy fresh ingredients is the specialty of this restaurant. You can choose from vegetarian or meat dishes. Their dal and roti is the...More

Thank robynmichelet
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Good food and friendly service. We were not very familiar with Nepali food, and the waiter patiently explained the menu and made recommendations. Lots of vegetarian options.

Thank Melissa C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 318 State St, Madison, WI 53703-2021
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-251-9225
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