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Himalaya

$$ - $$$Indian, ,
35 W Main St, Ventura, CA 93001-2507
+1 805-643-0795
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“naan” (10 reviews)
“curries” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 10:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Indian, Tibetan, Nepalese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
35 W Main St, Ventura, CA 93001-2507
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11 - 20 of 99 reviews

Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

We went for dinner on a recommendation and we were very happy with everything. The butter chicken and lamb dishes we ordered were fantastic and the garlic naan delicious. It was busy but the service was great. We are going back soon!

1  Thank Susan F
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

The lunch service is always fast. The staff is friendlier when you've been a couple of times. We've spent a couple of Christmas Eves there and it always feels special. The food is great and while I'm not always adventurous if I don't know the...More

2  Thank 325tamars
Reviewed 15 November 2016

One of only a few of our regular go-to restaurants in an otherwise bleak or boring Ventura venue. Wonderful, tasty dishes with meat ranging from beef to chicken to lamb and yak, also vegetarian treats. Suz gravitates toward the lamb Korma, I to the lamb...More

1  Thank John H
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Very nice ambiance, friendly atmosphere and outstanding service . The food is reasonably priced, consistently good with the right amount of spices just enough to not overwhelm the taste and truly reflect the specific nuances of Nepalese and Indian cuisine . Fresh baked naan is...More

1  Thank MargPar
Reviewed 2 November 2016

They offered many different types of dishes from that "region" including Nepali momo's (a meat dumpling). The owner was very friendly and took time to make suggestions, even though it was a busy lunch time. I had the Chicken Masala lunch special which comes with...More

1  Thank khoward67
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We have eaten at Himalaya several times. I try something different each time because of the uniqueness of the cuisine. In ways some of the dishes are reminiscent of Indian without the range of curries. Perhaps northern India is similar. The rices and breads are...More

1  Thank John W
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We have a tradition of going here once a year while enjoying the Ventura Primer Nationals car show. The service is always great, and the food is absolutely spectacular! Each year it gets better and better.

1  Thank 433raef
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Recommend for lunch, fast, efficient and priced right. Plenty of choices, including a variety of vegan dishes. Can recommend the spinach salad, or lamb curry. I keep going back...

Thank Graham D
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Very tasty food lots of unique options, The staff was super attentive and friendly the vegetarian dish my white pad was amazing. And I got to try goat I passed on the yak maybe next time

Thank georgemaxson
Reviewed 30 July 2016

I should say this is the best Indian food I had after a long time In California. Me and my family were on our way back from LA after finishing an exhaustive vacation. We reached the restaurant around 2PM for lunch. We ordered the Non...More

Thank PrabhusQuest
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 W Main St, Ventura, CA 93001-2507
    (Ventura Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
  • Phone Number: +1 805-643-0795
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