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#217 of 1,178 Indian in London
#3,527 of 16,457 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence2017 Winner

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US$13 - US$26
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Indian, Asian, Nepalese
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is always packed and it’s easy to see why. The food is incredible and they have a great selection of vegan/vegetarian dishes. We started off with quite possibly the best Vegetable Momo we’ve ever had - try these if you can! My all-time...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank GiddyBiscuits
Reviewed 10 January 2019

From the special menu, vegetable pakora. Heavy and soggy batter. Vegetables were nicely al dente. Main courses of dhal makhani (spelling?) and chicken with potatoes where, respectively, nice but lacking when compared to that at Yak and Yeti, and acceptable but no more than that....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank AddicksAddict
Reviewed 16 December 2018 via mobile

We ordered takeaway through Deliveroo, and somehow our order got very messed up. I rang the restaurant, dreading untangling the mess, and they sorted everything out quickly and politely, and brought a new and generous order. I really appreciated that. And the food was excellent....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank C1330BAcatherines
Reviewed 22 November 2018 via mobile

We don’t live in Sydenham and have a favourite local Indian restaurant that we love...but we’ve fallen in love with Gurkhas! The food is fantastic, so fresh and they are able to adjust the dishes so you know it’s just cooked. It’s always busy and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Claire E
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Been here a few times and just had another great meal there. We went as a large group and we were accommodated well, with professional efficient service and great quality food. Will be back

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank GreenBaySetter
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Went to Gurkhas with my best friends mum for an early dinner on a Saturday. Mum had eaten there before and was well known by the staff, it was my first time. The waiting staff are very friendly and welcoming. The restaurant is nothing to...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank enq2016
Reviewed 19 June 2018

It was our Ruby wedding so my kids arranged for us to go to Gurkha's (ruby murray - curry!). There were 12 of us altogether. We had a lovely big table towards the end of the restaurant and it was beautifully decorated. We all ordered...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Wendy C
gurkhaslondon, Manager at Gurkha's, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2018

Wendy, Thank you for your wonderful comments. We are grateful that you chose Gurkha's for your ruby wedding meal and it was a pleasure serving you and your family / friends. Our best wishes from the whole Gurkha's team.

Reviewed 17 June 2018

I made a visit to this restaurant on the recommendation of my Grandson and I am so glad I did, we received a great welcome and were guided to our table. Enjoying Indian food as I do I was eager to eat. I, loving my...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Bob C
Reviewed 6 May 2018

This has to be without doubt the best indian restaurant anywhere I would put money this place would equal or beat any restaurant that wants to challenge it no need to go anywhere else sydenham is a lucky town

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Frank S
Reviewed 19 February 2018

I love the food here - the menu is quite extensive and I tend to feel safe enough to branch out, so I have had some really delicious dishes that are quite unusual sometimes for your average Nepalese restaurant. The staff are super friendly and...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Emma M
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