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PRICE RANGE
US$14 - US$27
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Nepalese
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been to this restaurant many times since it opened. Ordered a takeaway on line tonight. The main course contained 8 prawns swimming in a large pot of watery green sauce. Not what we expect from this restaurant. Based on tonight's takeaway we won't return...More

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

Decent food but no atmosphere and they even charge £2 for mango chutney to go with your poppadom……bit of a cheek I feel.Expensive Indian but lack of alternatives so maybe try something else.

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

Amazing food that catered for vegans. The other dishes were excellent too. Staff very friendly and is family friendly. Make sure you book.

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

Not one single fault, excellent service, tasty food and nice atmosphere. Best meal of our family holiday. Wonderful vegan selection, 100% recommended.

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 11 August 2021 via mobile

This is the best Indian food ever the service was great maybe a little slow but it was very busy . Staff were friendly and helpful. About average price. Well worth a visit, but must book.

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 1 August 2021 via mobile

The most excellent Nepalese food, but the menu has also standard Indian fare to chose from. Hot and tasty with all the herbs and spices that you would expect. Cracking starters, although we just had the poppadoms. The pickles are a little different to what...More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 23 July 2021

We ordered a takeaway this evening as we fancied trying this restaurant's food after reading the positive reviews. Unfortunately for us the experience was very poor. We ordered poppadoms, and two chutneys (one being the onion one), onion bahjis Tandoori mixed grill, butter chicken, garlic...More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 3 July 2021

My wife and I had the most lovely meal at this restaurant. My wife had the Vegetable Masala & I had the Garlic Chilli Chicken & King Prawn Chilli Masala. We also had a keema nan bread, which was the biggest nan bread we had...More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 25 June 2021

Came here for a meal with my husband. The food took a long time to arrive. Saw lots of customers collecting takeaways while we waited 45 minutes for our food. I think customers dining in should take priority. The food was fantastic- lots of king...More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 20 June 2021

Can't believe you have taken my order from YOUR website send me an EMAIL for me to call 1.5hrs later for your to say ITS NOT YOUR WEBSITE. Won't do anything scamming everyoneMore

Date of visit: June 2021
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Sangit Sedhain, Owner at Gurkha Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2021

Dear Michelle, I believe that you have mistakenly placed this review under our name because we have not had any such incident with any orders in the past couple of days or in fact months. Are you sure you meant to write the review under...More

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head_michael
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Response from Borisbongo | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is licenced drinks are reasonably priced.
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Response from Pippaxxx | Reviewed this property |
If you are a small party not usually but it never does any harm !! If you have 6 or more - I would always book. I am jealous I would love to go this weekend !!
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Frequently Asked Questions about Gurkha Restaurant

Yes, Gurkha Restaurant offers takeaway services.

Yes, Gurkha Restaurant offers delivery services.

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