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Gurkha Chef Restaurant

26, The Broadway, Newbury RG14 1AU, England
01635 37333
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Ranked #28 of 143 Restaurants in Newbury
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Thu 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Cuisines: Nepali
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery
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Dining options: Reservations, Delivery
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UK
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Food here is pretty good, and very good value for money. Lots of choice on the menu. I have eaten here a couple of times now and its my choice for this type of food in Newbury.

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Leeds, Alabama
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16 reviews 16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014 via mobile

Visited after reading other reviews and made an effort to go and find this place. I had high hopes after looking at the website and really looked forward to sampling some traditional Nepalese food. The food was pretty dull and was certainly no different to the vast majority of run of the mill Pakistani / Indian restaurants who cater for... More 

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Visited last night with friends and family. I have been to the Gurkha Chef before but not for some years. The menu can be a bit difficult to navigate with some somewhat vague descriptions -I took a punt on a dish described as "cubed chicken in a medium creamy sauce", which in all fairness was delicious, but I had no... More 

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Newcastle, UK
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20 reviews 20 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

If you're getting fed up with the usual Indian fare then I would recommend you give this place a go. Yes the place is a bit small and there was a bit of a waiting time for us (Saturday night after the horses) but this is more than made up for by the Nepalese slant on dish's you are aware... More 

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Thatcham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

I've been here twice now in so many months and have nothing but good things to say about the food. Not quite your normal curry, but close enough that the menu doesn't look far off that of an Indian. 5 of us had a good selection across the menu, and there wasn't any complaints. We couldn't decide if it was... More 

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27 reviews 27 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

The food is excellent, we have been here a number of times so we've tasted several curries and they are all excellent. The service is efficient and the cost is fair. In my opinion, they have the best curries in town.

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Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 via mobile

Such good simple food well presented and so tasty that will return - often. Great atmosphere, busy a bit cramped but the food is outstanding, a different menu, if you are used to the usual curry, but experiment and you will not be disappointed the staff are happy to assist you.

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Newbury, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This place is really simple and traditional Nepalese restaurant. The place is little clumsy but offers simple food which can be had everyday. The service at the restaurant is average as well. Overall, an average experience to have a meal.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014 via mobile

I've been going to the Gurkha Chef for years and their dishes are very good. Lately some of the portion sizes have been small and when you're paying almost £10 for the dish you'd expect to get an adult portion. Other than that very good.

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Thatcham, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

I have eaten here many times, the latest was last night and every single time they have been consistently good. This is not the place to go to if you want an Indian curry (Korma, Vindaloo, Madras). This is somewhere to go if you want something slightly different. They do Nepalese curry dishes which are "equivalent" - so if you... More 

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Additional Information about Gurkha Chef Restaurant

Address: 26, The Broadway, Newbury RG14 1AU, England
Phone Number: 01635 37333
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Newbury
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm  12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Monday 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm  12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm  12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm  12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Thursday 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm  12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Cuisine: Nepali

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