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Gurkhas Diner

4A Parkside Road, Paignton TQ4 6AE, England
+44 1803 551166
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“curry” (36 reviews)
“rice” (19 reviews)
“lamb” (13 reviews)
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Asian, Balti, Indian, Nepalese, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4A Parkside Road, Paignton TQ4 6AE, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Like some other reviewers have said, from outside doesn’t look great on top of a chip shop but once inside it’s a different story. Warm friendly restaurant, small and cooked to order. Our food was delicious, dumpling starter momo was delicious, hurler special curry and...More

Thank Gareth33
Reviewed 1 week ago

we were in Paignton for a weekend and wanted a good meal to celebrate our wedding anniversary, what can I say. we seen the good reviews on trip adviser and decided to venture in to town and give it a go. when you first enter...More

Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recent review seem spot on. Food was excellent, generous portions, reasonably priced and very pleasant and attentive staff. The chef even had time to come out and introduce himself to the diners and have a quick chat with everyone. Decor is a bit dated but...More

Thank Sunseekers186377
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited couple nights ago Only people in there and I know why... Chose a lamb dish and it was so Tuff....we could not eat Called owner over and he said that's what you get with lamb...??? So 1no starter ... 1no lamb dish ...1 no...More

Thank simon05
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I honestly can not describe the food 🥘 It’s absolutely amazing never tasted anything like it Service is a Michelin star Drinks are very cold exactly how I like it I recommend anybody wants a special tasty delicious food to go there. Great experience

Thank johnmccartney2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have visited here for several family meals, service is always excellent and extremely friendly, always made to feel very welcome. We have also had many meals delivered to our homes,again excellent service every time. As for the food delicious, authentic, cannot praise them enough. Highly...More

Thank Jo s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Husband and I visited off the back of the reviews we saw online. We weren't disappointed. My husband loves his curry and is a bit fussy when it comes to finding one which is the right balance of spicy and tasty - he said it...More

Thank 186398Holly_S_12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate at Gurkhas Diner on Sunday 12th August 2018 around 8pm after reading the positive reviews on TripAdvisor. We weren’t disappointed. Firstly, don’t be put off by the hallway leading up to the restaurant. It needs some TLC but once you enter the restaurant...More

1  Thank surfyboy1973
Reviewed August 16, 2018

This is a popular restaurant. We found the staff marvelous but the food was a mixed bag of delights. We had the paneer chili and chicken chili starters. They were exceptional: the veg were cooked just right and the spice was just right. My partner...More

Thank Paul E
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

This is a great wee restaurant service was excellent the food was brilliant make sure your really hungry because their portions are huge and NOT pricey a great place to go !!!

Thank christine m
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
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5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4A Parkside Road, Paignton TQ4 6AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Paignton
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 551166
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We are not just an ordinary Nepalese or Indian restaurant. Founded in 2004 as a take-away in Market Street, Torquay, we were the very first Nepalese Cuisine Speacialist in the whole of Torbay or Devon. We have grown from a single small takeaway to a big licensed restaurant. We serve stylish, high quality, great value Nepalese and Indian Cuisine, as well as outstanding quality food, responsibly sourced from around 7 suppliers nationally. Since the closure of our takeaway in market street, I've seen number of so called Nepalese Restaurant opened around the bay but we can guarantee you none of them is traditional nepalese like ours. We are a family run business where my dad is the headchef, my uncle is the second chef, my mum is the customer host and im the waiter/manager. Now thats a proper family business. We look forward to seeing you and serving you mouth watering momo (my personal fav).
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