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Gurkha Restaurant and Bar

Brookend | The Woolaston Inn, Lydney GL15 6PW, England
+44 1594 529222
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“naan bread” (7 reviews)
“chicken” (6 reviews)
“korma” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Brookend | The Woolaston Inn, Lydney GL15 6PW, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a cosy restaurant with a log fire and a separate bar. The food is excellent and our waitress was very attentive. We eat here regularly and have never experience anything other than a top quality meal.

Thank 661gail
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here when it first opened and were impressed by the food, live quite a distance away so have not had a chance to come again until last night as we were going to an event not far away. So arrived and had a...More

Thank someoldgit
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Was staying nearby at Studio Barn cottage, we had a very good meal and would return next time in the area. Lots of choice and everything we selected was good. Would love to try more of the menu. Good choice of beers.

Thank Antony R
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We have visited this restaurant twice and on both occasions found the food to be excellent. The starters are a good portion size and very tasty. The mains are amazing, we had the currys and each mouthful was a explosion of flavour. Well done keep...More

Thank Sam T
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Having been to the Gurka restaurant on several occasions we decided to go for a meal on our anniversary. Booked a table for 8.00 and turned up about 7.55. The bar was being manned by one of the regulars because the barman was, "On a...More

Thank suegresty
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

The food is basically curry, but with interesting alternatives to your usual korma or madras. A little pricey, but the quality is excellent, the staff always welcoming and the setting pleasant. Well worth a visit.

Thank SueByThePool
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Not much has changed in this restaurant since I last visited two years ago, the red decor and Nepalese themed ornaments are still there and there is a lively bar area next door. The menu is extensive and it's nice to see some authentic dishes...More

Thank PebbleL
Reviewed 3 June 2017

A really different experience. I am not too sure of the English Food available as there is little point in going somewhere else different and eating Fish & Chips but if you want to eat food from the Far East, this is the place to...More

Thank RAM14146
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

On 1st impression from the outside it didn't look much, however, the restaurant and bar side are steeped in Gurkha/ Burmese & Indonesian history and culture. The staff were so polite and welcoming the food was absolutely amazing, you have a choice of what you...More

Thank Andy J
Reviewed 27 March 2017

The food was excellent with prompt and courteous service. We will certainly be regular customers. a great find.

Thank rupert12704
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brookend | The Woolaston Inn, Lydney GL15 6PW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Gloucestershire  >  Forest of Dean  >  Lydney
  • Phone Number: +44 1594 529222
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