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Gurkha Village Nepalese Restaurant

24-26 Cricklade Road, Swindon SN2 8AA, England
01793 431700
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Ranked #43 of 312 Restaurants in Swindon
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $37
Cuisines: Indian, Nepali
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
Description: The first and still the only Nepalese restaurant in Swindon, it would be all too easy for the team at Gurkha Village to rest easy. However this fantastically friendly restaurant works tirelessly to maintain the reputation that it has quickly gained here in the town where it sits pretty as a real local favourite. Situated in the town���s Gorse Hill neighbourhood, Gurkha Village is worth the wander from the centre, providing a perfect combination of warm, relaxing atmosphere and deliciously exotic food. Designed with simplicity and comfort in mind, the dining room is fairly frill free, only touches of attractive art and greenery giving hints of the restaurant���s Himalayan heritage. Freshly cooked food is traditional and tempting, the menu offering both Indian style classics such as biryanis and tandoori dishes as well as intriguing Nepalese specials made to authentic home style recipes. A real selling point is Gurkha Village���s dedicated children���s menu which includes English and Indian options - ideal for family dining.
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English first
Swindon, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

very friendly people, just the right amount of décor, food, tasty . keep up the good work GV I will be back next month with another friend

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Wiltshire
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23 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

My husband and I have eaten her many times in the last 5 years and the food has always remained the highest of quality not 1 complaint about the food. The menu is great but we love the buffet on a Sunday.You can go up as many times as you like,there are bahjis,poppadoms, spicy potato and chicken tikka for starters.Chicken... More

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Wiltshire
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Staff brilliant, food excellent and nothing is too much trouble. We asked for extra chilli's and no problem at all. Great with a group of friends but equally perfect for couples too. Thoroughly recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

I went with my friends last weekend to Gurkha Village and I have to say I was rather delighted with the standard of the cuisine. I must recommend the King Prawn Curry as generally I'm not a fan of sea-food but I have to say, it was delicious! The service was also excellent and the cost was reasonable. All I... More

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Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We've been there many times throughout the years and the food has always been fabulous - never any complaints about it. Service is the same as anywhere else - if mistakes happen, they fix them and life goes on. It's a relaxed atmosphere and relaxed service which I like - I guess some other reviewers like to be bothered by... More

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8 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

horrible customer service, the people that serve are ok, but the person in the bar is terrible. Very horrible experience, never going to visit again.

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gurkhavillage24_26, Manager at Gurkha Village Nepalese Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Yname, Thank you for your review on our trip adviser page. First, I would like to apologies for any inconvenience occurred during your visit of our restaurant. I have tried to trace all the incident happen in the restaurant either unsatisfactory comments or positive suggestions but unfortunately I am unable to find any record of it and It is... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

First visit with friends - can only be described as a disaster... waited for service .. complained to waitress, waited for starters .. when arrived was not happy with it - in the end we complained to manager explained how we had been there already 1 hour to be served a very poor quality starter ... cut a long story... More

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Swindon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We have used the Gurkha Village for take-aways for well over a year and apart from one mixed up order (which could have been down to Just Eat and not the restaurant), we have enjoyed many take away curries, both traditional and variations on a theme (Jalfrezi). When we place an order, we are usually advised of the anticipated delivery... More

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

So we try and celebrate my sons 14th birthday...order for 8.30 and they are there at 8.20 to deliver the takeaway..he said he had been there for 5 minutes so it could have been majorly cold. Rejected it as we were out and that is why we ordered for 8.30...so he then tells me he will rebook under pressure and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

What a lovely place. The staff are lovely and the food is so tasty. It's almost like you can taste every ingredient. Everything is cooked with fresh ingredients and the choice is brilliant if you like to try something different just ask the staff. Bit pricier than normal but you get what you pay for!

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Additional Information about Gurkha Village Nepalese Restaurant

Address: 24-26 Cricklade Road, Swindon SN2 8AA, England
Phone Number: 01793 431700
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Swindon
Average Prices: USD 15 - 37
Cuisine: Indian, Nepali

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