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Gurkha

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Indian, Nepali
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2 &3 Market St, Barnstaple EX31 1BX, England
0 127 137 7665
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Nepalese cuisine, good service and comfy enough

Had a solo meal and greatly enjoyed smooth service, interesting range of Nepalese dishes and atmosphere. Nothing special special, but they do what they do well, and very friendly staff -authentic Nepalese welcome. Would definitely go again with colleagues or partner, and enjoyed spicier Gurkha... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 14, 2015
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Seaford
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Had a solo meal and greatly enjoyed smooth service, interesting range of Nepalese dishes and atmosphere. Nothing special special, but they do what they do well, and very friendly staff -authentic Nepalese welcome. Would definitely go again with colleagues or partner, and enjoyed spicier Gurkha dishes. Good enough value, and licensed.

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Barnstaple, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

I went here with my boyfriend and we had a very nice evening. The selection of food is good and not overpriced, the staff were friendly and the layout of the restaurant was charming. I especially loved the naan bread which was enormous!

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LONDON
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 via mobile

Just got home after a fabulous meal at gurkha restaurant. All dishes were excellent, very tasty. Staff lovely, very friendly and attentive. Would definitely recommend.

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1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 via mobile

I with my girlfriend went to the restaurant and loved the environment. The staff were so friendly. The food indeed was great. It was a complete Nepalese place which gave us the feeling of Nepal. Thanks to all and we will visit again.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

I've been here a couple of times usually on a Sunday evening, as there is not a lot of choice in Barnstaple. The key bits from my visits are... The decor is tired There's not much in the way of atmosphere, lights to bright and no music Service has been fine, and it appears to be the owners front of... More 

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2 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We visited the restaurant on a Saturday night and after reading reviews on line expected an excellent meal. Unfortunately, whilst the staff we extremely friendly and polite, the food was not up to the standard that we expected even though the restaurant wasn't that busy when we arrived. We also had to remind the staff to bring out one of... More 

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Devon, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

We went for valentines day, there were multiple mishaps with getting our food to us, we had been waiting around 40 minutes for our starters- communication was very bad, we were given the idea that they had been forgotten, we were asked what we had ordered and the guy then disappeared without explaining what was happening, we had a couple... More 

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Wales
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111 reviews 111 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

We decided to have lunch here after browsing the Pannier Market and Butchers Row. For £7.95 each we had a delicious thali. This consisted of lamb curry, chicken curry, both different, dhal, rice, naan bread and a simple salad. Great value and plenty to eat. We didn't need an evening meal later, just a snack. The restaurant was made bright... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

The food in here so appreciate able. Especially the momo(dumpling) that is being served herecan be called as the best momo I ever had.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

A great night with Nepali Food and music.Lovely people with great Hospitality.Enjoyed the best khukuri beer.soon we Will be back again.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2 &3 Market St, Barnstaple EX31 1BX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Barnstaple
  • Phone Number: 0 127 137 7665

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian, Nepali

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