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Gurkhas Brasserie Nepalese Restaurant

€€ - €€€
Asian, Nepalese
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190-192 Chapel St, Prahran, Stonnington, Victoria 3181, Australia
+61 3 9510 3325
17:00 - 22:30
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139 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gurkhas is becoming a bit of a favourite for us when we are in the area. There are plenty of eating options around but when choosing something new is too hard Gurkhas is a familiar old friend! Always friendly service, tasty Nepali food (try the goat curry!) in a relaxed atmosphere. Around $50 per head including wine - what's not... More 

Thank Mark A
Melbourne, Australia
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77 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Went here on a Tuesday night having seen that they provided a $20 sample menu and could bring your own wine for a small corkage fee. Got to try a range of very tasty dishes at a bargain price.

Thank Jessica S
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

OK so it's not the hippest place on the street but that's not always what you want. This place has a lovely romantic charm about it and a perfect atmosphere for date night. Food, drinks and staff all fantastic and really reasonably priced as well...couldn't recommend more.

Thank Kirsty R
Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

We haven't been here for a while, and while walking up Chapel Street in Prahra, I saw Gurkhas and said to hubby, let's go and try again. The meal was so good and value for money, the staff were so friendly and helpful, attending to every need. The food was so yummy, highly recommend the chilli beef, and the stir... More 

Thank two_yamahas
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150 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

If your after some decent nepalese food at a good price then Gurkhas is the plaec to be. you can sit on the floor or on the table to reall

Thank Matty T
Melbourne, Australia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Attended a family function here last week and found it to be a disappointing experience. Food was served raw, and nothing done to replace it. Everything was overseasoned and a lot of it way too spicy for the kids to eat, despite kids being charged full price). It was pretty badly organised and wasn't a function that ran very smoothly.... More 

Thank Sarah M
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

Went as a group of 4 for a catch-up dinner. We shared a couple of mixed entrees and shared 4 dishes plus rice. I've been once before, ages ago, and fondly remembered the goat curry and again it didn't disappoint. Can also recommend the calamari (which I wouldn't have looked at if one of our group didn't want it) and... More 

Thank Shred17
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139 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

Visited her with a work colleague and walked in without a reservation. The restaurant is located in Chappel street in trendy Prahan and is an easy walk to St Kilda Road.The staff were friendly and obliging. The decor has great Nepalese/Himalayan feel which includes the option to sit on cushions on the floor and low tables. The food is typical... More 

Thank Mark A
Dunedin, New Zealand
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328 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

Really nice food here and really reminded me of trekking in Nepal. Good range of dishes and friendly staff

Thank Bruce M
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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88 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

This is my 5-6 visit to this restaurant but my 1st review. I have always found the food really good especially the chilli chicken and shared entree. We always get the seated area at the front, on the floor so the kids can roll around or move around. The restaurant decor is good and the waitresses are helpful.

Thank Lester M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Nepalese
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
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: 190-192 Chapel St, Prahran, Stonnington, Victoria 3181, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Stonnington  >  Prahran
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9510 3325

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?