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Gurkha Chef

) #33 of 274 Restaurants in Hastings ££ - £££ Asian, , Vegetarian Friendly
20 Grand Parade, Hastings TN37 6DN, England
+44 1424 444440
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Asian, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
20 Grand Parade, Hastings TN37 6DN, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The food is really delicious and the staff are very friendly. Only downside is that when they are very busy the waiting times for food can be a bit long. Still worth it though!

Thank Carol G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I normally order from here but my last experience was so terrible I will never grant them my custom again. Not only did we wait 2 hours for our 'food' to arrive it was revolting when it got here. My butter chicken...More

Thank VictoriasAdventures
Management response:Responded 6 days ago

Hi Victoria, Firstly, I am so sorry that you had this experience. It does come as a surprise as we rarely, if ever, receive criticism regarding the quality of the food. On occasion it can get extremely busy in the restaurant and as a result...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited here alone after looking for a good local meal. I had heard good things about the restaurant and thought I'd give it a go. I had the Rimjim Chicken with Mushroom rice. It was excellent, the strips of chicken were tender and lean...More

Thank Mark L
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Five stars all the way. Friendly service, absolutely delightful flavourful food, great location. I wish we found this as soon as we got here!! :) warmly recommended

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food. Great tastes. Lovely staff, very attentive and polite. Good menu with varied dishes. Totally recommend the momos.

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 25 May 2017

nice pace to eat at staff friendly nice out look food to die for neplaise food diffrent interesting do english meals aswell banquet nights good value for money go there and try you will be surpriced

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Food was great, good size portions, very good value for money. Waitress was attentive, informative about dishes on the menu, and very welcoming. Only niggle was the repetitive music which was slightly irritating.

Thank Chelle3010
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Since before we moved to St Leonards we regularly ate at this restaurant, sometimes travelling over from Lewes especially. Now we live just round the corner and this place is on our doorstep, we couldn't be happier! Gorgeous flavoursome food, generous portions, well presented and...More

Thank StLens
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

The food in the Gurkha Chef is the most authentic I've had outside of Nepal. Very tasty and subtlety spiced and flavoured dishes all cooked and presented extremely well. The staff were very friendly and helpful and gave recommendations for those in our group who...More

Thank Si2213
Reviewed 5 May 2017

you really do get a slightly more subtle, less spicy mix of flavours to what you might be used to with most Indian cuisine, but it is soooo tasty. if you really like spice/hot factor the chicken choela is amazing! fresh chopped green chilli, garlic...More

1  Thank Jaci_Joyce
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Gill G
I want to book a party for 20 people, i wamt to ask if we can bring our own alcohol but we can pay corkage charges..? Plz reply
2 October 2015|
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Response from Gill G |
Better call them
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Grand Parade, Hastings TN37 6DN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Hastings
  • Phone Number: +44 1424 444440
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