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Himchuli

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Indian, Nepalese, Asian
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198 Bay St, Brighton, Bayside, Victoria 3186, Australia
+61 3 9596 1838
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17:00 - 22:00
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Yackandandah, Australia
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Nice and relaxing atmosphere, great service and amazing food all for a good price. We felt in love with this place.

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Thank Ositonegro
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Wow, so long we have been searching for an authentic Indian restaurant following our travels in India and Nepal a few years ago - to find Himchuli nestled in Brighton. We had takeaway Lamb Momo's, Butter Chicken, yellow dhal, Eggplant Potato Curry, Garlic Naan and Naan stuffed with spiced lamb. The curry's are laden with vegetables and meat and the... More 

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Thank Elizabeth N
London, United Kingdom
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138 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

I visited for what I now consider the nicest Indian I've tried in Brighton. To start we shared a tandoori platter, with chicken tikka masala, a vegetarian main, rice and naan for mains. It was all delicious, fresh, well presented and executed. The only downside was the slowness of the kitchen. Poor guy serving on his own was a bit... More 

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Thank Beverleydc
Melbourne, Australia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

A little taste of India in suburban Brighton. Beautiful food, great service and full stomachs for under $20.00 a head. Do yourself a flavour (and favour)!!

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Thank Mike-F33a
Sharon, Vermont
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Super friendly, food was fantastic, going back again asap. Recommend to anyone who likes Indian cuisine!!

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Thank derek s
Melbourne, Australia
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016

New owners so I guess there are always teething problems. Staff are good but no smiles happening here. The Chicken Tika and the Barra Kebab are both 5/5 Not too greasy or fatty and just enough spice and not over cooked.The Raita and Onion Kulcha are also really great. I would definitely go back for these. The Butter chicken was... More 

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Thank Angela S
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

Got takeaway here, the place doesn't look much but the Butter chicken is amazing!!!! Also the garlic/cheese naan bread was delish too.

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Thank Eva W
Brighton, Australia
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32 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

I often order from menu for takeaway here. I love the buttered chicken and korma dishes. This restaurant took over from Cedar Tree which had been there for decades, but Himchuli seems to be continuing the establishment with consistently good food.

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Thank Belalily
Melbourne, Australia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

This restaurant consistently has great food, great service at very reasonable prices. One of the best Asian cuisines in Brighton.

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Thank Mike-F33a
Brighton, Australia
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2015

Staff are very friendly & the service is good, Food is very tasty with good size portions at a price that doesn't break the bank balance. A Favorite is the Nepalese Dumplings.

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Thank johnfromoz62

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 15
Cuisine
Indian, Nepalese, Asian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Seating, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 198 Bay St, Brighton, Bayside, Victoria 3186, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Bayside  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9596 1838

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?