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Gurkha Tingmo Palace

€€ - €€€Chinese, ,
55 High Street, Buxton SK17 6HB, England
+44 1298 22288
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“curries” (13 reviews)
“pickle tray” (4 reviews)
“chicken” (17 reviews)
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Chinese, Tibetan, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
55 High Street, Buxton SK17 6HB, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went for the ‘all you can eat’ Sunday buffet which wasn’t actually available today...however, the food we were brought out was amazing!! We’ve been here a half dozen or so times and each time this place thoroughly impresses...beautiful food and lovely, courteous staff. My favourite...More

2  Thank paulgoffdeakins
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food with a Great service. They also have good choice of wines. Staff are very friendly and welcoming. I will definitely recommend anyone who is coming to visit Buxton to taste this wonderful Asian cuisine.

2  Thank Inspire03279844280
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

With my wife needing a gluten free meal, the staff couldn’t be more helpful, we thank you. Good food, good atmosphere and very understanding staff.

3  Thank Countryciderman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love this restaurant. The curries are amazing. A little pricier than your average restaurant - but worth the extra. The only problem is I can't stop going back and am now planning to visit Nepal.

4  Thank Navigator52634987192
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really great curries, exceptional flavours, staff very friendly, will come again next time we visit buxton.

2  Thank kthill2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yet again, the food was superb, the service excellent. Really friendly staff and an extensive menu a great place to eat.

3  Thank jacquelinee930
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited on a Sunday evening. We wanted to try their buffet meal. It was excellent as there were so many dishes to choose from. All the dishes I tried were very tasty. As well as the heated trays of hot meals they also had...More

3  Thank Thriftphoto
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food here was terrific. Interesting, flavourful combinations; beautifully cooked and presented, and a very reasonable price. The staff bent over backwards to be courteous and helpful. We were honestly delighted - these guys could give some of London's finest a run for their money....More

3  Thank Chris W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect birthday dinner, food was fancy, staff was helpful and nice , was not the first time and not the last one. For starters were ordered meat plater and chicken momo which was perfect , and for mains we had gurkali ko sekuwa and onion...More

2  Thank 357deimantez
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Didn’t realise that it was a buffet only service on a Sunday, and was a little bit disappointed as was looking forward to some of the A la Carte items. As with most buffets you always loose that fresh cooked quality and this is reflected...More

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Sam K
22 October 2018|
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Response from GurkhaTingmoPalace | Property representative |
yes lots of choices available for vegetarian.
Frank S
18 April 2017|
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Response from Crosscultureimages | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay, been away again. Yes, it does.
marlene w
29 March 2017|
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Response from Mallaqueen25 | Reviewed this property |
There are different variety of foods.like starters at and the main courses including prawn fish, pickles, salads, variety of vegetable curries and chicken curries,rice, chapati and desert including cheese cakes, and many... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
13:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 High Street, Buxton SK17 6HB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Buxton
  • Phone Number: +44 1298 22288
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Gurkha Tingmo Palace is an Authentic different kind of Nepalese, Tibetan, Indian and Chinese restaurant. We specialise in preparing food using minimum of oil, no artificial colourings or preservatives. Born in a nice city of Hyderabad in India our Executive Chef Ramu Bhusal originally started his chef carrier in a Hotel Rizz Plaza residence, Amritsar (1993-2003). Ramu moved from region to region learning how to master the complexity of Indian, Thai and Chinese cuisine, before moving to Orient Pavilion Restaurant in Dubai (2005-2009). After which Mr Bhusal moved to United Kingdom and started at the prestigious Jimmy Spices Buffet Restaurant in Birmingham. Then he moved to London and started to work in Everest Restaurant as a Head Chef. We have Shree Gopal Ghimire - another qualified Executive chef who started his carrier in JI JA JI Restaurant in Derby (2006-2009) then worked in Shalimar Restaurant, Matlock as a head chef till 2016. At Gurkha Tingmo Palace we take pride in our qualified award winning chefs that creatively combine and balance the flavours to conjure up exquisite dishes, a tribute perhaps to our belief in good customer service, quality produce and the importance of a comfortable environment for our guests to appreciate the wonders served by our kitchen. Our Menu is based on the highest quality produce and fresh seasonal ingredients from all corners of Nepal, Tibet, India and China. We specialise in a large variety of dishes from the sub-Continent whether they are vegetarian or non-vegetarian. And all our dishes are served by our friendly and attentive staff. Gurkha Tingmo Palace is the perfect setting for special occasion, dining with friends and loved ones, or for larger parties.
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