Ethnic restaurants provide a taste of variety for everyone not lucky enough to travel frequently or secretly live in the United Nations food court. Have a far-flung feast with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $15 for $30 worth of Nepali and Indian food
- $28 for $60 worth of Nepali and Indian food for four or more people
The Nepali and Indian menus include momo—steamed dumplings with roasted-tomato chutney ($10.95)—a dish traditional in Kathmandu. Entrees include crepes stuffed with lamb and potatoes ($11.95) and beef biryani with toasted nuts and special biryani masala ($13.95).
Each linen napkin is folded in such a manner that it drapes over the edge of a drinking glass like the petals of a flower. The napkin’s soft pink hue complements Himalayan Bistro’s deep red booths and the vibrant art on the walls. The aromas of ginger, chili paste, and Himalayan peppercorns drift from the kitchen, hinting at dishes traditionally served in the streets and homes of Kathmandu and other regions of Nepal. Steamed dumplings brim with veggies like the pockets of a scarecrow on payday, and tendrils of smoke unwind from kebabs in a tandoor or over an open charcoal fire. Traditional music plays in the background, the unfamiliar scales and nearby antique statuettes completing the sensation of having traveled halfway around the world.