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Gurkha Kitchen

33 North Road, Lerwick ZE1 0NT, Scotland
+44 1595 690400
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“curries” (14 reviews)
“chicken” (17 reviews)
“poppadoms” (6 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 pm - 11:15 pm Hours
Indian, Asian, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
33 North Road, Lerwick ZE1 0NT, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 192 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Complete refurbishment warm and friendly excellent food and service would recommend the Gurkha to anyone

Thank Windor2272
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Good food and nice people. The food is tasty, but not too spicy perhaps the locals don’t like spicy food.

Thank Alexandra C
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Me and the Mrs had a lovely bite to eat in this Nepalese gem. A gentle but efficent service was experienced at very good prices...good value for money. We had some starters and a main, sampling dishes listed as nepalese specials which were all tasty...More

Thank Puttmans
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

We collected the food due to being 15 minutes out of Lerwick. The food was lovely and the staff friendly would definitely recommend this restaurant.

Thank Samantha O
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Excellent take out curry's, Go every time we are up in Shetland. Very reasonably priced as well. Friendly staff, there is a restaurant attached but cannot comment as we have never eaten in.

Thank matty132
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Great place to go food excellent friendly staff and very clean,suitable for disabled person. Easy to find and within walking distance from town center good opening hours, catering for small to large groups.

Thank 138Annie
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Sometimes have to wait a while but it’s always worth the wait! Our favourite Indian restaurant in Lerwick, friendly staff!

Thank rosehearts
Reviewed 2 December 2017

I visited the Gurkha Kitchen with a friend and was impressed with the quality of the food and the prices weren't too steep either. The menu has an extensive choice including Indian and other options besides Nepalese cuisine. Whilst the decor does look a little...More

Thank glendog74
Reviewed 29 November 2017

We never imagined that Nepalese/Indian food could be so deliciously prepared in this far flung outpost in the North Sea--but it was truly wonderful. Chicken dishes were fresh and tender, breads were tasty, rice dishes were terrific, and the home made paneer was excellent. Gurkha...More

Thank v0yageur22
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Fantastic meal tonight. It’s the best Indian-type meal I’ve had for years (and I’ve been to India 3 times in the last 18 months!) The lamb was melt in the mouth gorgeous and the Dall was to die for. My wife had the starter of...More

Thank MadAddo
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Andrew G
10 September 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 39
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:15 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:15 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:15 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:15 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:15 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:15 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:15 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 North Road, Lerwick ZE1 0NT, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Shetland Islands  >  Mainland  >  Lerwick
  • Phone Number: +44 1595 690400
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