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The Gurkha Kitchen

164 Heavitree Road, Exeter EX1 2LZ, England
+44 1392 411344
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Nepali, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
164 Heavitree Road, Exeter EX1 2LZ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is going to be a short review. The staff are amazingly helpful and friendly. Nothing is too much trouble and dishes can be cooked to your liking. Ie, I like flavour but not heat spice wise and every time they manage to get it...More

1  Thank suelouise
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have reviewed this restaurant once before and I do not need to change my opinion. It is a friendly group of staff with involvement of the owners who are hell bent on pleasing their customers with their excellent and varied food. My wife has...More

1  Thank michael p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great for a take away or a nice meal out. The food is really good quality and well priced. The portion sizes are good and the service provided is lovely. I have recommended this restaurant/take away to many. If I ever have an Indian, this...More

2  Thank Katie_reviews92
Reviewed February 10, 2018

During a visit to family in Exeter, I had the fortune of visiting The Ghurka Kitchen in Exeter. As my home is Manchester. I am spoilt by the variety and quality of 'curry houses' to dine from. The Ghurka Kitchen would easily contend with the...More

2  Thank Lumpla
Reviewed February 8, 2018

I attended a meal at this restaurant as we were celebrating one of our colleagues leaving our department. The food and the service was very good, thoroughly enjoyed myself and would definately go back again. They do takeaway and collection which is really good to...More

2  Thank jools196
Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

Best Curry in Exeter. Really good service, was a wonderful evening. Great for those looking for a nice night out where you can be certain that whatever you order will be good. Very friendly staff and atmosphere. I was able to ask questions and they...More

2  Thank andr_l395
Reviewed January 26, 2018

Our first visit here and it wont be the last. We all had different dishes and tried a bit of everything and it was all superb. The price was good as well. Adviseable to book for weekends as it is very busy and popular.

2  Thank John H
Reviewed January 22, 2018

An absolute waste of time!!!!! we placed an order over the phone in which we were told 45 mins-1hr. i rang after an hour to just chase it up in which i was told it was on its way. 1h 20 mins later we still...More

Thank timewarp1
Reviewed January 14, 2018

Visiting the area for the weekend and decided to eat here tonight based on the good reviews.The starters and the mains were delicious, freshly cooked without too much salt, sugar or oil.The service was excellent too.All in all a very enjoyable evening and would highly...More

2  Thank Rolli568
Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

Can’t believe we’ve had this brilliant place on our doorstep for so long! The best Indian/Nepalese food we’ve eaten in Exeter, and in fact the SW - very fresh vegetables and spices used, so tasted like great authentic home-cooked food. Great variety, especially for vegetarians;...More

2  Thank littleM44
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August 31, 2017|
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Response from John E | Reviewed this property |
I checked it out the other evening and although some are marked as vegetarian there was no indication I could see to say any were vegan. I would give them a call as malkfreem suggests.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$14 - $28
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 164 Heavitree Road, Exeter EX1 2LZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +44 1392 411344
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