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Gurkhas Diner

€€ - €€€Asian, , Indian
4A Parkside Road, Paignton TQ4 6AE, England
+44 1803 551166
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Asian, Balti, Indian, Nepalese, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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4A Parkside Road, Paignton TQ4 6AE, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had a meal here while staying in Torquay for a few days. Checked the Tripadviser reviews and all seemed really good. It has stairs to get to the restaurant I felt very welcomed as soon as I walk in the food was freshly cooked...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank beginnertoav
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My partner and I visit here quite regularly and every time we have had excellent service and the curries have been amazing! I cannot fault them in anyway. We have also have a few takeaways and they are too very good!

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Stay01159012907
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Absolutely delicious. They used to own the Himal Tandoori in Preston as well. Have been going there for years. Can't believe they are only number 8 on TripAdvisor... Must try if you like nepalese/indian food. They also have a delivery camel if you are too...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Dean27
Reviewed 19 September 2018 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

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Gareth33
Reviewed 17 September 2018

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

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed 14 September 2018 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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sunseekers186377
Reviewed 14 September 2018 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

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank simon05
Reviewed 12 September 2018 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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank johnmccartney2018
Reviewed 10 September 2018

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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jo s
Reviewed 8 September 2018 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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 186398Holly_S_12
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$34
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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
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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