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US$7 - US$20
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Indian, Asian, Nepalese
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great food, excellent service. The three of us love Ghurka food and we were definitely not disappointed. Very tasty starters and mains, all served with really nice service. So impressed we are going back on our last day. High recommended!

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I visited Gurkha Cafe a few years back and recommended the venue to a group of friends whilst in Edinburgh. We were not disappointed. The food was really tasty and everybody commented how good the curries were. Definitely one to try when you are next...in Edinburgh.More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The decision for 'what to order for my main course' was made incredibly easy when I caught a glimpse of a bloke on the table next to us tucking into a leg of lamb where the meat was literally falling off the bone. We had...poppadoms with a pickle tray for appetisers which was a great start to the experience! For starter we had mixed pakora which was shortly followed by our mains of garlic naan, pilau rice, paneer curry & the eagerly anticipated LAMB KHUTTA! The food was so good that all of our plates were pretty much spotless and could've probably been re-used without being run through the dish washer. The service matched the quality of the food and we would've tipped had the payment device given the option to as we had no cash on us.More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago

First class service , First class food ,great atmosphere. Will be eating here again next time we visit the city . A most pleasant dining experience.

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went there because of the very good reviews. Alas, not really great Indian food Nice wine. Evening was OK, nothing more

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always visit here while staying nearby. Always a friendly welcome from staff. Our food was freshly made and delicious and beautifully presented and we thoroughly enjoyed our evening. We will return. Highly recommend a visit here :) :).

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very friendly staff nothing was to much trouble, the food was nice. Very busy so I would advise to book.

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent food here at the Gurka cafe and restaurant. Eat in or out and offer takeaway too. Atmospheric restaurant and lovely staff. Our food was to notch and no problems getting sorted with a gluten and dairy option ( I’m coeliac and dairy intolerant and...very wary) Highly recommend for a really nice experienceMore

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Only reason I’ve not given 5 stars was the service got a little slack towards the end. Purely down to how busy and how popular this place is. We had booked but by the time we left there was a huge walk in queue. The...staff are friendly and helpful I just think it’s a symptom of the climate we are in. I’ve never seen so many places advertising for staff. The food was simply AMAZING. I had tandoori king prawn - out of this world. Succulent and beautiful flavours. My husbands madras was hot hot hot but soooooo good. Highly recommend this place.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely beautiful!! We eat out a lot and this place is exceptional! You won’t be disappointed 👍🏻

Date of visit: August 2021
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Marieclare71
14 August 2019|
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Response from Matt W | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a wine list
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angelamartin196450
28 July 2018|
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Response from VacayInADay | Reviewed this property |
Good question. A lot of places in Europe are ok with that esp casual places like this one but I’m not positive.
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lsbchnn
3 September 2016|
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Response from BobFJourney | Reviewed this property |
Don't know. There was none when we were there. But great atmosphere and food!
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Frequently Asked Questions about Gurkha Cafe & Restaurant

Yes, Gurkha Cafe & Restaurant offers takeaway services.

Gurkha Cafe & Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4