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The Gurkha

186 London Road, East Grinstead RH19 1EY, England
+44 1342 311779
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“curry” (24 reviews)
“lemon rice” (5 reviews)
“rices” (3 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
186 London Road, East Grinstead RH19 1EY, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Called in to try the lunchtime special and will certainly return. Very good food at a very reasonable price.

Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spreading the word!!! About 4 weeks ago I visited our local Nepalese restaurant ( The Gurkka, East Grinstead) and got into a discussion with the owner.manager about plastic straws. By the end of the evening he said he would switch to paper straws! My friend...More

1  Thank sdbrady
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice food. Good service! Unusual menu. Good looking interiors. Peaceful and serene. Fairly newish but destined to be a firm favourite

Thank JAT48T
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Spent a great evening at The Gurkha raising money for the Gurkha Association. The food was excellent, plenty of parking. Very good service and polite and helpful staff. The food was well cooked and very tasty, naan bread was light poppadoms and pickles where refreshing....More

Thank SussexIFA2011
Reviewed 4 July 2018

We were making our way back to Hartfield, East Sussex and it was getting late (almost 9PM) and needed to find a fuel station and restaurant. We really were looking for fish and chips but pubs were not real plentiful on the route we were...More

Thank blues_96
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Arrived early one Saturday evening & watched as the restaurant, deservedly, slowly filled. Excellent food with a twist from normal Indian & great service. I would highly recommend.

Thank SiouxB1000
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Been to this restaurant a few times. Food has always been excellent and staff efficient and friendly. Nice ambiance. Also good for takeaway which they deliver within a certain radius

Thank harrisondavid54
Reviewed 14 June 2018

This is my favorite restaurant in East Grinstead. I often go for a curry with a friend on a Wednesday night as its the deal special. Amazing value!!! Last night was an extra challenge for them as my dining friend was a Vegan - but...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Visited on Saturday night. The restaurant has a great vibe and was so happy that they could amend dishes to accommodate our vegan dietary requirements. The dishes we requested were made vegan and tasted A mazing. Coming from Brighton we are usually spoilt for choice...More

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 9 April 2018

My partner and I ate here with friends on Saturday evening. What a fabulous place! The staff were friendly, courteous and knowledgable......the food was absolutely amazing! The Popadums were crisp and the Chutneys fresh. I had a Chicken Shashlik, which I have regularly at other...More

Thank Jan A
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16 January 2017|
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Response from pvinnicombe | Reviewed this property |
There is a public car park opposite Free in the evening!
31 August 2016|
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Response from 30suraj | Property representative |
We don't from the restaurant but we have take away outlet where we provide takeaway and delivery service. Same menu same food number is 01342 313127. Thank you
Kate M
11 April 2015|
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Response from 30suraj | Property representative |
01342 311779 opening hours 12:00-2:30 and 18:00-22:00
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 186 London Road, East Grinstead RH19 1EY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  East Grinstead
  • Phone Number: +44 1342 311779
  • E-mail
The Gurkha only Nepalese Cuisine in east grin-stead. We serve authentic nepalese and also tradition indian food.
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