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Gurkha Restaurant

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30 Park Road, Dawlish EX7 9LJ, England
+44 1626 862266
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17:30 - 11:30
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Sun - Thu 17:30 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 11:30
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Just wow! FABULOUS food and the customer service second to none! If we lived locally we would definitely visit again.

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Thank Karen P
Dawlish, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Good friendly service. Food well cooked abd tasty. Staff very attentive and accomadating. Would go there again.

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75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Waited over an hour for mains. Were being treated by friends who were paying. During the hour wait, "Have you forgotten us, etc, several times", went to the loo upstairs where a drunk customer collapsed comatose outside the toilet as I left. Told staff, and that 4 of us were still hungry, an hour has passed since our popadoms, waiter... More 

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Kidderminster, England, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Extensive menu, some thing for everyone, I had the Everest Lamb which was not disappointing with the lemon rice and a side of Chana masala, the staff made us feel welcome and the service was prompt, not a bad place for a seaside town.

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Bristol
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Nepalese restaurant combines the best of the regional flavours with a lovely take on standard Indian dishes. My wife and I enjoyed a substantial - and very tasty - take-away. She said that her dishes were among the best she has had and I have to say that their spicy Everest Lamb is also very, very acceptable. This Restaurant... More 

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Thank pfl
Dorset, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food here is very nice, and they do a buffet special on a Wednesday, which on the face of it is not a buffet but a set meal with choices. However, be aware that the drinks are not particularly as cheap as the meal! There were several parties of local people dining at the same time as me, and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our third visit to this excellent Nepalese restaurant in Dawlish. The chicken dopiaza, lamb dhansak and lamb biryani were all first class, as were the veg side dishes and naans. Special mention for the biryani, which was big enough for two - worth remembering if you're sharing dishes and usually struggle to finish everything on the table. Really can't fault... More 

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Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Went on a Wednesday which happens to be banquet night and had a fantastic meal. Gurkhani chicken and Rogan Josh for mains were definitely up there with some of the tastiest I've ever had. Perfect attentiveness of service and we will definitely be returning when we come back in August.

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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228 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We visited this Indian-Gurkha restaurant after reading the reviews , but have to say we left a little disappointed .The chicken tikka starters were very good but the mains of chicken bhuna & korma were not the best and also the side dishes, the restaurant lacks those little extra touches and presentation that you get in a lot of top... More 

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Thank doddek
Redditch, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 31 March 2017

We have been to the restaurant with friends, with family, and on our own. We have also ordered takeaway on numerous occasions. And every time we have been very pleased with the quality, taste, value for money and friendliness of every single member of staff.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 26
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Nepalese, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 23:00
Monday
17:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 23:00
Thursday
17:30 - 23:00
Friday
17:30 - 11:30
Saturday
17:30 - 11:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Park Road, Dawlish EX7 9LJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dawlish
  • Phone Number: +44 1626 862266
Description
Gurkha restaurant is the only Nepalese and Indian restaurant in Dawlish that provides delicious Nepalese and Indian food to the locals and tourists.The restaurant also does a takeout and delivery service.There is a 10% discount on collection orders only.Please look at our website for an exhaustive menu.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?