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The Gurkha

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Chinese, Indian, Malaysian, Nepali
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Commercial Road | Melcombe Regis Car Park, Weymouth DT4 7TY, England
01305778877
Website
Today
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Buffet, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 96
    Excellent
  • 49
    Very good
  • 39
    Average
  • 28
    Poor
  • 37
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Excellent value

In a lovely setting on a lake, this restaurant is buffet style with attentive and polite staff. On first sight there doesn't seem as much food on offer as in other buffet style restaurants, but we were proved quite wrong. There was plenty to choose from and for an extra £1.50 a really lovely... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 29, 2015
liverpool123_11
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Fleet, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Scenic view
  • Special occasions
  • Large groups
  • Dining on a budget
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249 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Fleet, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015 NEW

In a lovely setting on a lake, this restaurant is buffet style with attentive and polite staff. On first sight there doesn't seem as much food on offer as in other buffet style restaurants, but we were proved quite wrong. There was plenty to choose from and for an extra £1.50 a really lovely choice of sweets. Drinks were also... More 

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Fairford, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 NEW

Visited on our wedding anniversary with the kids....kids ha....they charge full price for children aged 8 and over. There was lots to choose from and it was regularly replenished but most of the main dishes were sauce and veg with very little of the main ingredient i.e meat/seafood. The staff were ok but not very enthusiastic...we were shown to a... More 

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Penryn, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

On holiday in Weymouth at fancied a night out. Visited many Chinese and Indian restaurants, good service , excellent food but this was an exception and disappointment. Self service, one very young waiter and the food, a lamb curry, tough and almost inedible. Apart from what appeared to be a young rugby team (well behaved) the place was empty. Speaks... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Close to the town centre and well within walking distance of most accomodation. The Ghurka offers excellent and friendly service , good food and a very pleasant location.

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 via mobile

We have been on holiday in Weymouth this week and parked in the car park by The Gurkha twice. We saw the restaurant on both occasions and thought it looked lovely with the ideal location right on the water front. We decided to try it on our last night and we were not disappointed. Very friendly staff and had a... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

We recently visited this Lovely little restaurant on the river on a family holiday. It's a cosy little restaurant with lots of different dishes to try. Defiantly do not eat before you visit as there is so much to choose from!! This restaurant is value for Money £12 for all you can eat!! I would recommend the chicken korma I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015 via mobile

Visited this restaurant while on holiday in Weymouth. The food was excellent and service is first class and excellent value for money. Brilliant trip

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

We have been to the Gurkha Restaurant weymouth couple of times and always had always wonderful time. Food was excellent and very helpful staff. Very ckean and spotless. All my family find best value and one of the best oriental buffet restaurant in Dorset.

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welwyn garden city
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

We were told about this restaurant in 2014 so we had to give it a try the next time we were in Weymouth (May-kite Festival) plenty of seating inside, you select the food you like from trays Chinese, Thai, Malaysian, Singaporean, Indian, and Nepali, I tried the Chinese first, then some Indian and so many others that looked mouth watering,... More 

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Newbury, United Kingdom
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10 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Good value for money at lunch time. Lots to choose. Lovely location and not too busy. Second time visiting and we are not local but will be back again next time we visit our family.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Commercial Road | Melcombe Regis Car Park, Weymouth DT4 7TY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Weymouth
  • Phone Number: 01305778877

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 12 - 18
  • Cuisine: Chinese, Indian, Malaysian, Nepali

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Scenic view, Special occasions, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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