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Gurkha Kitchen

€€ - €€€Indian, Asian,
33 North Road, Lerwick ZE1 0NT, Scotland
+44 1595 690400
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“chicken” (17 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
33 North Road, Lerwick ZE1 0NT, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic meal tonight. It’s the best Indian-type meal I’ve had for years (and I’ve been to India 3 times in the last 18 months!) The lamb was melt in the mouth gorgeous and the Dall was to die for. My wife had the starter of...More

Thank MadAddo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My first visit to highly recommended Restaurant. Most disappointed. The carpet was filthy. The whole place needs cleaning and redecorating. The male staff were a bit surly and were quite scruffy. One female waitress was lovely. Very polite and helpful. We had the choice of...More

Thank TripMember061620171
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We always like to try Nepalese food where we can, and finding this place on Shetland came as a bit of a surprise. Nice friendly welcome, and we were offered the buffet, or a la carte. We decided to order off the menu, and were...More

Thank Surveyor47
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Had the buffet, it looked like all the meat was precooked and just had a sauce added to it , sticky carpet in restaurant decor faded chairs and tables too stains down the gents toilet door, who knows what that was . Lighting stark and...More

Thank Rik M
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Very tasty, good quality food with wide selection. Excellent service by knowledgable staff. Very reasonable prices.

Thank David T
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Great food in lovely friendly restaurant. Spacious dining area and extensive menu with drinks. Elizabeth Wilson Edinburgh

Thank Elizabeth W
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We had at least 2 meals in the gurkha kitchen the last time we were in Shetland which were excellent. This was the same. The meal was faultless and delicious. We had the chicken pokhara, chicken Kathmandu, peas with curd cheese and spinach with cheese....More

Thank BeverleyNash
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Very properly cooking with a true taste from carefully preparing you can rely on Reliable cook and kitchen

Thank Inge K
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the Sunday buffet at Gurkha's. the food was tasty and the staff friendly though a bit reserved. The decoration looks old and could be refreshed.

Thank EFSI_11
Reviewed 4 September 2017

I went in for a take away as I was intrigued to be able to try Nepalese cuisine. I chose a dish that was aromatic rather than spicy and really enjoyed it. The naan bread is different to Indian naan bread and was also very...More

Thank MollyR24
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$39
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:15
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:15
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:15
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:15
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:15
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:15
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 North Road, Lerwick ZE1 0NT, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Shetland Islands  >  Mainland  >  Lerwick
  • Phone Number: +44 1595 690400
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