Himalaya Indian Restaurant.

Himalaya Indian Restaurant.

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Location and hours

830 Colombo St, Christchurch Central, Canterbury 8013
Sunday
05:00 pm - 10:00 pmMenu
Monday
Tuesday - Friday
11:30 am - 02:00 pmMenu
05:00 pm - 10:00 pmMenu
Saturday
05:00 pm - 10:00 pmMenu

830 Colombo St, Christchurch Central, Canterbury 8013 • More info


  • Starters

    • Tandoori Chicken

      Chicken marinated in ginger, garlic, yoghurt and aromatic spices overnight. Then roasted to perfection in tandoor.
      $15.50
    • Chicken Tikka

      Pieces of chicken breast marinated in spices overnight, skewered and cooked in tandoor.
      $16.00
    • Chicken Malai Tikka

      Pieces of chicken breast marinated with light cream, cheese, crushed cashew, egg white, grounded spices and char grilled in tandoor.
      $16.90
    • Chicken Pakoras

      Pieces of chicken breast marinated in light spices and herbs battered with chickpea flour and cooked in hot oil. Famous Indian street food starter.
      $15.90
    • Chilli Chicken

      Boneless chicken pieces fried, cooked with sliced onins, capsicums, tomato, green chilli and coriander.
      $17.90
    • Chicken Coconut Kebab

      Pieces of chicken breast marinated in coconut cream, spices and crushed cashew nuts, battered with desiccated coconut and cooked in tandoor.
      $16.90
    • Amritsari Fish

      Chunks of Gurnard fish marinated in special roasted spices and cooked in hot oil.
      $17.50
    • Tandoori King Prawns

      King prawns marinated with herbs, ginger, garlic, aromatic spices, grilled in tandoor with onions, capsicum & tomatoes. Served with Mint Chutney
      $18.50
    • Non Vegetarian Platter

      Two pieces of each. Tandoori Chicken, chicken coconut kebab, Fish Irani Tikka, Masala Lamb Chops & Tandoori Prawns. Served with Mint Chutney.
      $30.90
    • Mixed Platter

      Two pieces of each. A combination of tandoori chicken, chicken garlic tikka, Amritsari Fish, onion bhajee and samosa. Served with Mint and tamarind Chutney.
      $26.90
    • Vegetarian Platter

      Vegetable Samosa, Onion Bhajee, Paneer Aloo Tikki, Tandoori Mushrooms and Paneer Tikka. Served with mint and tamarind Chutney.
      $22.90
    • Onion Bhajee

      Three pieces. Fresh cut onions seasoned with special spices and deep fried with chickpea batter.
      $7.00
    • Vegetable Samosa

      Two pieces. Crispy patties stuffed with potatoes and peas, lightly seasoned with spices.
      $7.00
    • Tandoori Mushrooms

      Marinated mushroom laced with ginger, garlic, yoghurt and spices.
      $15.50
    • Chicken Garlic Tikka

      Pieces of chicken breast marinated in yoghurt, garlic, cheese, egg white, spices and char grilled in the tandoor.
      $16.90
    • Chilli Paneer

      Cheese battered in garlic, ginger, chilli sauce, soy sauce and fried, then cooked in pan with onions, green capsicums, ginger and fresh coriander.
      $17.90
    • Fish Irani Tikka

      Chunks of Gurnard fish marinated in spices, grilled in tandoor with onions, capsicum and tomatoes.
      $18.50
    • Prawn Pakoras

      King Prawns dipped in a lightly spiced chickpea batter, finished in hot oil. Served with Mint Chutney.
      $17.50
    • Malai Broccoli Tikka

      Brocooli marinated with light cream, cheese, crushed cashew, grounded spices and char grilled in tandoor.
      $14.50
    • Paneer Tikka

      Cottage cheese marinated in spices and herbs, roasted with green pepper, fresh tomatoes and onions in tandoor. Served with mint Chutney. Very popular vege starter.
      $16.00
    • Paneer Aloo Tikki

      Homemade cottage cheese and potatoes mixed with crushed cashews, spices & fresh coriander rolled into patties & lightly fried.
      $12.50
  • Breads

    • Pappadums

      Classic Indian lentil crackers. Naan is traditional Indian flat bread made with milk, yoghurt and flour freshly baked in tandoor. Clay oven.
      $1.00
    • Keema Naan

      Stuffed with lamb mince. Naan is traditional Indian flat bread made with milk, yoghurt and flour freshly baked in tandoor. Clay oven.
      $6.00
    • Laccha Paratha

      Multilayered whole wheat bread. Naan is traditional Indian flat bread made with milk, yoghurt and flour freshly baked in tandoor. Clay oven.
      $5.00
    • Chicken Naan

      Stuffed with chicken. Naan is traditional Indian flat bread made with milk, yoghurt and flour freshly baked in tandoor. Clay oven.
      $6.00
    • Plain Naan

      Naan is traditional Indian flat bread made with milk, yoghurt and flour freshly baked in tandoor. Clay oven.
      $3.50
    • Onion Kulcha

      Stuffed with chopped onions, Indian spices flavoured with ajwain. Naan is traditional Indian flat bread made with milk, yoghurt and flour freshly baked in tandoor. Clay oven.
      $5.50
    • Cheese Naan

      Naan is traditional Indian flat bread made with milk, yoghurt and flour freshly baked in tandoor. Clay oven.
      $5.50
    • Garlic Naan

      Naan is traditional Indian flat bread made with milk, yoghurt and flour freshly baked in tandoor. Clay oven.
      $4.50
    • Butter Naan

      Naan is traditional Indian flat bread made with milk, yoghurt and flour freshly baked in tandoor. Clay oven.
      $4.00
    • Tandoori Roti

      A thin whole wheat flour bread. Naan is traditional Indian flat bread made with milk, yoghurt and flour freshly baked in tandoor. Clay oven.
      $3.50
    • Aloo Paratha

      Stuffed with potatoes. Naan is traditional Indian flat bread made with milk, yoghurt and flour freshly baked in tandoor. Clay oven.
      $5.50
    • Peshwari Naan

      Stuffed with coconut pulp, sutanas, cashew nuts and mango pulp. Naan is traditional Indian flat bread made with milk, yoghurt and flour freshly baked in tandoor. Clay oven.
      $6.00
    • Cheese & Garlic Naan

      Naan bread stuffed with cheese & garlic
      $6.00
    • Garlic Tandoori Roti

      Whole wheat bread with garlic.
      $4.50
  • Chicken Dishes

    • Himalayas Special Chicken

      Chicken cooked with in-house special spices, capsicum, ginger, tomatoes in onion and light creamy gravy.
      $20.90
    • Butter Chicken

      Boneless chicken pieces partially grilled over charcoal and finished in tomato gravy with butter and cream.
      $19.90
    • Chicken Tikka Masala

      Chicken cooked with in house special spices in onion based gravy with fresh tomatoes, ginger, yoghurt & coriander.
      $19.90
    • Chicken Korma

      Tender chicken cooked with cashew nuts and almonds in a mild creamy sauce.
      $19.90
    • Mango Chicken

      Chicken cooked together with mango to produce a mild classical flavour.
      $19.90
    • Chicken Vindaloo

      Boneless pieces of chicken cooked in hot, sweet and sour goan style gravy.
      $19.90
    • Kadhai Chicken

      Spring chicken cooked with tomatoes, sliced onion, capsicum, fresh coriander and ginger. A dish cooked in an authentic North Indian style.
      $20.90
    • Chicken Jalfrezi

      Chicken pieces cooked with assorted vegetables in onion & tomato based gravy with hint of coconut cream
      $19.90
    • Chicken Madras

      A South Indian style chicken curry prepared with onions, ginger, garlic, spices with hint of coconut cream
      $19.90
    • Methi Chicken

      Chicken half cooked in tandoor, finished in fine puree of fresh fenugreek, green herbs and spices. A renowned Punjabi dish.
      $20.90
    • Chicken Saagwala

      A perfect combination of spinach and chicken cooked with ginger, garlic and tomatoes in onion based gravy. Also known as Palak chicken.
      $20.90
    • Chicken Dhansak

      Chicken cooked with vegetables, lentils in onion and tomato based gravy. Northwest India's favourite dish.
      $20.90
    • Chicken Jodhpuri

      Chicken cooked in onion and tomato based gravy with ginger, garlic, egg & Spices.
      $20.90
    • Honey Chicken

      Chicken sautée in butter with sesame seeds, black pepper, honey and spices, finished in chef's special sauce.
      $20.90
    • Chicken Chennai

      A South Indian style chicken curry prepared with coconut cream and mustard seeds. Special treat from South....
      $19.90
    • Chicken Curry Chef Spl

      Chicken cooked with onion, tomato & chef's secret spices to produce authentic homestyle flavoured dish…packed with flavours & yumminess….
      $20.90
  • Lamb Dishes

    • Himalayas Special Lamb

      Boneless lamb cooked with chopped spring onions in tomatoes based gravy.
      $21.90
    • Lamb Dhansak

      Lamb cooked with vegetables, lentils in onions and tomato based gravy. Northwest Indias favourite dish.
      $21.90
    • Lamb Roganjosh

      Diced lamb cooked with special aromatic spices in onion and yoghurt sauce. The most delicious Kashmiri dish.
      $20.90
    • Lamb Kali Mirch

      Diced lamb cooked with sliced green capsicum, diced onions, cracked black pepper, green cardamoms, spices and egg albumen.
      $21.90
    • Lamb Madras

      A South Indian style curry prepared with desiccated coconut and mustard seeds.
      $20.90
    • Lamb Pasanda

      Lean diced lamb sauteed in onions, garlic, ginger, coriander and tomatoes. Cooked with spices, yoghurt, cream and crushed almonds.
      $20.90
    • Lamb Vindaloo

      Boneless pieces of lamb cooked in hot, sweet and sour Goan style gravy.
      $20.90
    • Lamb Korma

      Tender lamb cooked with cashew nuts and almonds in a mild creamy sauce.
      $20.90
    • Lamb Jalfrezi

      Boneless lamb pieces cooked with assorted vegetables in curry sauce.
      $20.90
    • Lamb Methi

      Diced lamb cooked in fine puree of fresh fenugreek with green herbs and spices.
      $21.90
    • Lamb Manchester

      Lamb cooked in Goan style with ginger and garlic, flavoured with cinnamon.
      $21.90
    • Lamb Saagwala

      A perfect combination of spinach and lamb cooked with ginger, garlic and tomatoes in onion based gravy. Also known as Lamb Palak.
      $21.90
    • Kadhai Lamb

      Lamb cooked with tomatoes, sliced onion, capsicum, fresh coriander and ginger. A dish cooked in an authentic North Indian style.
      $21.90
    • Lamb Posht

      Tender lamb sautéed with onions, garlic, ginger, tomato and cooked with poppy seeds & spices.
      $21.90
    • Lamb Rajisthani

      Lamb cooked with onions, ginger, garlic, egg white, yoghurt with chef's special spices. Garnished with fresh coriander and crumbed Papadums.
      $21.90
  • Seafood Dishes

    • Butter Scallops

      Tneder whole scallops, cooked with ginger, garlic and herbs. Served in a mild creamy sauce topped with crushed cashew nuts and green coriander.
      $23.90
    • Saag Scallops

      A wonderfully, delectable dish of scallops cooked in fine puree of fresh spinach, herbs and spices.
      $23.90
    • Butter Prawn

      Peeled prawn cooked in mild cream and tomato flavoured gravy. Garnished with green coriander and crushed cashew nuts.
      $21.90
    • Prawn Malabri

      Prawns cooked with chopped onions, tomatoes and mustard seeds with coconut cream based gravy.
      $21.90
    • Fish Masala

      Pieces of fish cooked with green pepper, chef special spices, finished with sliced onions, ginger and tomatoes.
      $21.90
    • Prawn Saag

      King prawns cooked in fine puree of fresh spinach, green herbs and spices.
      $22.90
    • Himalayas Fish Special

      Chunky fillet of fish cooked with fresh tomatoes, red onions, ginger, garlic, coriander and Indian spices.
      $22.90
    • Prawn Masala

      Prawns cooked with green pepper, chefs special spices, finished with sliced onions, ginger and tomatoes.
      $21.90
    • Prawn Colombo

      Prawn cooked with ginger, garlic and mustard seed in a hot and sour sauce.
      $22.90
    • Prawn Vindaloo

      King prawn cooked in hot, sweet and sour Goan style gravy.
      $21.90
    • Fish Malabri

      Fish cooked with sliced onions, sliced capsicum, tomatoes and mustard seeds with creamy coconut based gravy.
      $21.90
    • Himalayas Special Prawns

      Prawns cooked with green capsicum, fresh tomatoes, red onions, ginger, garlic, coriander and special in house spices.
      $22.90
    • Fish Colombo

      Fish cooked with onion, ginger, garlic , mustard seeds. Finished in coconut cream with a touch of special hot & sour sauce. A tangy flavour dish.
      $22.90
  • Vegetarian Dishes

    • Mix Vegetables

      Mixed vegetables cooked in aromatic base of herbs, spices and mixed with creamy yoghurt.
      $17.90
    • Vege Korma

      Mixed vegetables cooked with cashew nuts and almonds based gravy.
      $17.90
    • Saag Aloo

      A perfect combination of fine spinach puree, potatoes cooked with ginger and onion based gravy.
      $17.90
    • Mushroom Masala

      Fresh juicy button mushrooms cooked with a perfect blend of onions, tomatoes, ginger, garlic in special gravy.
      $18.90
    • Palak Kofta

      Homemade cottage cheese, potatoes and spices rolled into balls and cooked in hot oil. Finished in spinach based gravy with grounded house spices.
      $18.90
    • Channa Masala

      Chickpeas cooked with sliced onions, fresh tomatoes in our aromatic spices. A thick gravy based dish garnished with fresh green coriander and cottage cheese.
      $17.90
    • Shahi Paneer

      Cubes of fresh cottage cheese cooked in spices with tomatoes and mild creamy sauce.
      $18.90
    • Kadhai Paneer

      Cubes of fresh cottage cheese cooked in a traditional wok on very high heat with fresh tomatoes, onions, ginger, garlic, capsicums and spices.
      $18.90
    • Bombay Aloo

      A dry dish of diced potatoes cooked with cumin seeds, yoghurt and spices.
      $17.90
    • Palak Paneer

      A perfect combination of spinach, cottage cheese cooked with ginger and onion based gravy.
      $18.90
    • Aloo Gobi

      Potatoes and cauliflower cooked with cumin, sliced onions, tomato and spices.
      $18.50
    • Dal Fry

      Red, yellow lentils cooked in pan with spices and garnished with green coriander.
      $17.90
    • Dal Makhani

      Black lentils cooked on slow fire with aromatic spices.
      $18.90
    • Malai Kofta

      Homemade cottage cheese, potatoes and spices rolled into balls and cooked in hot oil. Finished with crushed cashew, almond and spices in mild creamy sauce.
      $18.90
    • Makhani Paneer

      Cottage cheese cooke in cream and toamto sauce. Garnished with crushed cashew nuts and fresh green coriander.
      $18.90
    • Baingan Bhartha

      Eggplants roasted in tandoor, mashed, then cooked with garlic, ginger, fresh tomato and spices. Garnished with fresh coriander.
      $18.90
    • Dal Palak

      Red and yellow lentils cooked with fresh spinach, ginger, garlic, fresh tomato & spices.
      $18.90
    • Paneer Tikka Masala

      Homemade cottage cheese cooked with in house special spices in onion based gravy with fresh tomatoes, ginger, yoghurt & coriander.
      $18.90
    • Butter Vegetables

      Mixed vegetables cooked in mild creamy tomato gravy with crushed cashew and spices.
      $17.90
  • Salads and Sides

    • Sweet Mango Chutney

      $4.00
    • Mint Chutney

      $4.00
    • Raita

      Cucumber and tomato yoghurt.
      $4.00
    • Kachumber

      Diced onions, tomatoes, cucumber with lemon juice and spices.
      $5.50
    • Tamarind Sauce

      $3.50
    • Fresh Indian Salad

      Fresh tomatoes, cucumber, carrot, shredded green cabbage and red onions.
      $7.50
    • Mixed Pickle

      Mango, Carrot, Lemon, Chilli...
      $4.00
  • Rice/Biryani

    • Plain Steamed Rice

      $4.00
    • Vegetable Pulao

      Basmati rice with vegetables and mild spices.
      $6.50
    • Kashmiri Pulao

      Basmati rice with nuts and raisins.
      $6.50
    • Chicken Biryani

      A classic aromatic chicken dish flavoured with tender chicken pieces and fragrant with saffron and garnished with cashews and raisins. Served with yoghurt sauce.
      $18.90
    • Lamb Biryani

      A classic aromatic lamb dish flavoured with cubes of tender lamb, fragrant with saffron and garnished with cashews and raisins. Served with yoghurt sauce.
      $19.90
    • Peas Pulao

      Rice flavoured with cumin & Peas.
      $5.50
    • Prawn Biryani

      Special biryani rice cooked with prawn, spices, mixed vegetables fragrant with Saffron. Garnished with cashews and raisins. Served with Raita.
      $20.90
  • Drinks

    • Coke Can 330ml

      $3.50
    • Diet Coke 330 ml

      $3.50
    • Fanta 330 ml

      $3.50
    • Sprite 330 ml

      $3.50
    • Ginger Beer

      $5.00
    • Mango Lassi

      $5.00
  • Dessert

    • Gulab Jamun (2 Pcs)

      Indian Sweet - Creamed Milk Dumplings dipped in sweet syrup, served warm.
      $5.50
    • Cheese Cake

      Passion fruit cheese cake
      $6.50
    • Chocolate Cake

      Chocolate cake, Served warm
      $6.50