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The Gurkha

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Lakeside Walk Commercial Road | Melcombe Regis Car Park, Weymouth DT4 7TY, England
+44 1305 778877
12:00 - 16:30
17:30 - 22:30
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Sun 12:00 - 16:30
Sun - Sat 17:30 - 22:30
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

we have just come back from a lovely lunch..... The food is very flavourful and hot ....lots to chose from we have had lunch many times in this resteraunt .......we are always pleased ...thank you keep up the good work

Fareham, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great choice Curries very good, Plenty of dishes , freshly prepared and cooked. interesting location free parking after 6pm.

1 Thank Pete503828
Exmouth, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The Gurkha is a very good place to have a buffet meal where you can eat as much as you like, very well priced and well laid out, good location by Radipole Lake, also well placed for public transport with the train station near-by and also bus's. Would definitely go back again.

1 Thank mervinandjulie
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here on a Wednesday evening during the Easter break. We had been very disappointed with out meal at a local restaurant the night before so a bit dubious about trying this one. However, we received a warm welcome and went straight up to the buffet, there were lots of different choices, Chinese, Indian and Gurkha mains and starters and... More 

1 Thank Heather H
Yeovil, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The meal was very good catered for all of us as a family.Very friendly staff.Very easy to find,very clean and well presented.

1 Thank Caroline P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely friendly waiter. Good value for money. Good food, lots of tasty dishes. Nice setting. Great for a big family party.

1 Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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141 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went early Saturday evening when it was busy. The downside was just that - it was busy. The upside was the open kitchen view where very active chefs could be seen preparing a fresh supply of food which kept the extensive variety of dishes fully stocked. We paid £12 each for as much as we wanted to eat with... More 

1 Thank Denis B
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Please give this place a wide berth an all you can eat this has got to be one of the worst out there most of the dish's were almost empty most places top them it was 9 pm so there was no reason not to top them up and what there was did not look that good the dhal had... More 

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Weymouth, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overlooking Radipole lake serves Asian Cuisine with ouside seating if preferred at front and rear. They also do a Sunday Carvery, closed on Mondays.

1 Thank noahsnanna
Street, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been to The Gurkha as a family on numerous occasions and always find the service, food and prices very attractive. Just don't overdo the hotter curries!

1 Thank rt456gt

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Chinese, Indian, Asian, Malaysian, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lakeside Walk Commercial Road | Melcombe Regis Car Park, Weymouth DT4 7TY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Weymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 778877

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