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2 &3 Market St, Barnstaple EX31 1BX, England
+44 1271 377665
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“curry” (36 reviews)
“poppadoms” (14 reviews)
“lamb” (18 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 &3 Market St, Barnstaple EX31 1BX, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a Friday evening with family restaurant was half full, excellent service very quick and food was superb. Worked out just under £20 per head. Left feeling very satisfied but not with a heavy stomach. Definitely can recommend.

1  Thank PaulEX31
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you to all staff at the ghurka in market street barnstaple for excellent service and your thoughtful kindness to my fiancé in particular for giving him a birthday cake. We loved the food and will come back again!

2  Thank Karen S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to the Gurkha on many occasions and never had anything less than an outstanding meal. The owners and staff are very friendly and diligent and the food is great and good value too! Highly, highly recommended!

1  Thank TedG6644
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As is usual, the food quality and choice was first rate. The service was efficient and cheerful. Convenient car parking in the Queen Street car park nearby.

2  Thank Peter and Jacqu... M
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Having visited several times in the past we always like to book a table. We booked a table for 7.30 however we're not offered drinks or food until gone 8pm. Once we ordered we had to wait over an hour for our food and did...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2018

I can not fault this place. We have been several times and the food is always wonderful. We have tried several different dishes and I enjoy the food so much I even get takeaway Onion Bhagis for breakie the following day. The service is excellent,...More

2  Thank ReallyTree
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

My friend and I had a gorgeous meal here (my third visit!), great food, great service, thank you so much for a lovely night!

2  Thank wishiwasonthebeach
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Returning for the 2nd time tonight ordering the same as the 1st, we really enjoyed the tasty starter platter, lovely peshwari naan and also the sauce in the tikka masala. The service was great and was offered a special own ale to take home which...More

2  Thank Holly J
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

My partner and I always choose this restaurant when we fancy a curry because it is simply the best in town. The staff are always friendly and the food never disappoints. This time round I tried the Base Camp Curry, which I asked not to...More

2  Thank ElTel4025
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Popped in for lunch yesterday after shopping and had a great curry, The food was freshly cooked and delicious, the staff are very friendly, would highly recommend

2  Thank Petersmicks
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Questions & Answers
Derrick H
30 July 2017|
Response from Pawan81np | Property representative |
We do not have special car park but after 18:00 you can park in the street
2 July 2017|
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Response from Brian S | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry just seen this notification. I'm not sure if you can take your own drinks into this restaurant, I've never tried. However the Everest Gurkha in Maiden st does. I
Stuart G
17 August 2016|
Response from Derrick H |
My wife is on a Slimmers world food control, could you be able to offer her a meal to comply with Slimming World? Derrick
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 &3 Market St, Barnstaple EX31 1BX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Barnstaple
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 377665
  • E-mail
Gurkha Restaurant is now newly managed by well experienced group of manager and chefs. We provide Nepalese as well as Indian cuisine from old menu and also we introduce our new menu too.
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