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Gurkha Restaurant and Bar

Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Nepalese, Asian
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Brookend | The Woolaston Inn, Lydney GL15 6PW, England
+44 1594 529222
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173 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A double celebration Birthday party at The Woolaston Inn (Gurkha) last night. It was rocking!! Well over 100 in attendance, well fed, well watered and well entertained. The service was superb as usual, the buffet was hot, flavoursome and plenty of it, plus a non-curry option for kids etc. The Bar staff were busy busy all night long but despite... More 

Thank Nicholas231
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ok, here goes! The room was warm and the big bath was great after a long day. However, the TV was broken but working, there was a stain on the bedding, the sockets were loose on the wall and the pat testing was 3 years out of date. As a vegetarian breakfast normally consists of a full English with veggie... More 

Thank Marc G
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32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited at the weekend for the family and friends birthday dinner. Food was very good and very tasty. Curry isn't too hot - very tasty and creamy korma. If you ask for the hot curry, as a few of us did, it is pretty firey but very tasty. Good beer. Good service. The manager was very helpful, brought our cake... More 

Thank James M
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

1st and last time I have eaten here! Worse food I've ever tasted? Poor slow service even thou there wasn't many people in there...food bland and small portions? Had a starter for 2 and it didn't have what it advertised? Would NOT recommend!

Thank Jackie G
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very poor food....probably the worst curry i have ever had... Not recommended and when asked by staff what my meal was like i told them poor food and after that the service was terrible. ... Find out for yourself

1 Thank ray b
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

I celebrated my Birthday at the Gurkha restaurant with a buffet lunch for 50 people. the table`s were laid just as I wanted, the food was plentiful, excellent quality, all tastes catered for, even the children, It was all served hot and just kept arriving. The staff and service second to none. For 50 people the price was amazing. Roll... More 

Thank Amy B
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Really love this place, easily the best curry house in the surrounding area. Everything is fresh and tasty. Been her in a mix of people all ordering different meals and no one has been disappointed. A lovely setting, nice beer garden backing on to fields and a small but ample bar.

Thank Matthew T
Lydney, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Went with friends to this restaurant recently. Atmosphere was very good. The menu was wide and varied. The food was hot, well cooked and of good quality. Service was very good and the staff helpful and pleasant.There is plenty of parking but one does have to book. The Gurkha food is difference from the traditional Indian food but nevertheless very... More 

Thank Roger B
Bristol, United Kingdom
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

visited on a busy saturday evening,we had booked for six people,but,but somehow are booking was not entered into the diary.NO PROBLEM.We were found a table and all the staff were friendly and very helpfull.The food was excellent as it allways is..What more can I say First Class.

Thank M S
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119 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

We eat here whenever we visit friends who live in the area. Consistently the best Gurkha food we have eaten and we have tried quite a few. The naan breads are just fabulous. Only 4 stars as there is not much ambience. Well worth visiting.

Thank Rutlandlass

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Nepalese, Asian
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?