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Himalayan Cafe

36 S. Fair Oaks Ave. (Colorado Blvd.) Send to Phone
626-564-1560 | Make Restaurant Reservations | Order Now! | Menu
Intimate eatery serving the beguiling cuisine of the world’s highest elevations.


 
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Himalayan Cafe Restaurant Review

: Tucked into a storefront in the heart of Old Pasadena is this petite eatery featuring the cuisine of the Himalayas. Tibetan, Nepalese and Indian influences converge here for an enjoyable culinary adventure. Deep-fried pakaudas stuffed with meat, shrimp or vegetables are similar to Indian pakoras, and mo-mo, a signature Himalayan dish, is similar to Chinese dim sum dumplings. Here they are steamed and stuffed with vegetables or chicken, served with a dipping sauce redolent of cumin. A tandoor oven turns out many dishes familiar to Indian restaurants, and vegetarians have much to choose from. At lunch, a value-oriented buffet satisfies the local shoppers and moviegoers.
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