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12 Liberty Square | Kings Hill, West Malling ME19 4AU, England
+44 1732 844555
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
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Sun 12:30 - 16:00
18:00 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 18:00 - 23:30
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 18:00 - 00:00
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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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267 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food here is always great and service is brilliant--only downside, I reckon for what you get the price is a bit OTT.

Thank GerryKent
West Malling, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What can I say wonderful! Food is stunning in my opinion! Excellent value when you have the buffet and main restaurant is stunning yes you pay more but boy is it worth it! Staff are so friendly and welcoming wine and beer prices are good to, we've never had to book for buffet nor restaurant but if you require a... More 

Thank shaunehook
Choppington, United Kingdom
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86 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a difference polite, happy and attentive staff can make to a meal. Arrived here on a quiet Monday evening with a colleague. We, in fact were the only people dining. The staff on duty were excellent. The meal for both of us hugely enjoyable. The curry was slightly mild for my liking but still very nice. Rice was plentiful... More 

Thank NAD1974
Bristol, United Kingdom
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201 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Visited as part of a 30 strong birthday party. Service was a little slow but food was worth the wait. Great staff, friendly and efficient. Party continued in the function room upstairs which although a little dated an some of the furniture could do with updating was excellent and staff continue to excel.

Thank Chris B
West Malling, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We ordered a takeaway from here on Friday night and were very disappointed. The food was cold, and simply not very nice - my husband and I had different dishes (biryani - not sure how you can mess that up - and chilli chicken) but neither of us ate more than a few mouthfuls which was a complete waste of... More 

1 Thank Rebecca O
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

I was very exited to make my 51 birthday at Gufa raja,I booked a table for 10 on Saturday night when we arrived at restaurant it was very warmed welcoming we were sitting on the centre table.the staff was very professional,food was outstanding. When we finished our meal there was a great surprise for me the management bring a cakes... More 

Thank roy12w
Belfast, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

After a day out in Margate spied this wonderful Asian restaurant on our way home to Sevenoaks. Nestled in a new development of businesses and housing it was packed with diners when we arrived. Most helpful staff found us a table for four to include room for a 6 month old. Service was excellent with a wide variety on the... More 

1 Thank 181patrick
Level Contributor
24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately the food is not freshly made, rather it is pre-cooked (not sure if on site or off). I know this as I asked which dishes can come meat and dairy free. This is usually very easy to find in an Indian restaurant, especially one with so many veggie options (lentil deal, potato dishes etc) but was informed ALL dishes... More 

2 Thank Sbecks1
Sidcup, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

After the waiter grumbled something under he's breath and pointed to a table which is where we guessed we would be sitting we settled in for quite an unpleasant experience When you visit a restaurant you don't need to be sat waiting to be served having to listen to the waiter constantly sniffing in that annoying way as if he... More 

1 Thank Jackie D
West Malling, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

After my last visit to this Indian restaurant about a year ago when I came away very unimpressed by both the food and service I received I had decided that I would not return even though the Guffa Raja is my local Indian restaurant and I can walk to it. But a couple of weeks ago I was due to... More 

1 Thank Erica W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 - 16:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Liberty Square | Kings Hill, West Malling ME19 4AU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  West Malling
  • Phone Number: +44 1732 844555

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