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The Gurkha Restaurant

) #6 of 288 Restaurants in Chelmsford $$ - $$$ Indian, Asian,
8-10 Broomfield Road, Chelmsford CM1 1SN, England
+44 1245 265577
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“staff curry” (10 reviews)
“curries” (24 reviews)
“naan bread” (16 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Nepalese, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8-10 Broomfield Road, Chelmsford CM1 1SN, England
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1 - 10 of 762 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went here for a dinner, met with friendly faces and smiles. The service was prompt and professional. The food was delicious and freshly prepared with the balance of flavours being ideal. Thanks Gurkha it was great.

Thank Simeon H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to the restaurant on Friday evening 16 June 2017. We had a fantastic experience. I thoroughly recommend this restaurant. The waiter was very patient and happy to make recommendations based on the type of meals that we had previously eaten in the standard Indian...More

Thank Cats4869
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here with a group of friends none of which had been before. The menu is very different from anything else and with so many different flavours and dishes for all tastes. I can't eat chilli and sometimes struggle for dishes in some Indian restaurants...More

Thank Buzznsmoo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this restaurant this evening 10th June. Never been there before but it came recommended. The reason it got 5 stars was because I couldn't give it any more. The food was superb with such amazing flavours. Top notch staff with brilliant service. Will...More

Thank Trevor S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the Gurkha restaurant mid week and unusually for Chelmsford it was really busy. Reason being, that it is really good. Second indication was that the waiter told us how long we would wait for each type of dish as they are cooked fresh (the...More

Thank John M
Harka S, Manager at The Gurkha Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for giving us a review Chandra-ji, and for choosing our restaurant to host your daughters birthday - we hope she and all your party had a wonderful time celebrating her special day!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Live near Gatwick but brought my son to a club and waited for him.. Whilst waiting popped into Gurkha restaurant. Not busy on Tuesday but staff friendly and curry one of bedt I have had. Wine list also good for curry house and enjoyed glass...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love this restaurant, food is always great and service is excellent. Dinner with Elvis is not to be missed !!!

Thank TraceyandGary123
Harka S, Manager at The Gurkha Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Ahh we are so glad you came to and enjoyed one of our fab Elvis nights :) - you're right, it is NOT to be missed. Thank you very much (*Elvis voice) for review ;) and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a hidden gem not to be missed. Our first visit and certainly not our last. I was very pleasantly surprised - being Indian, I'm always a little wary of going out for an Indian or in this case, Nepalese meal. What a wonderful...More

Thank Divya K
Harka S, Manager at The Gurkha Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Wow - thank you so much for taking the time to write us such a great review ma'am! Yes, everyone (even other fellow neighbouring Asians) are pleasantly surprised to discover our cuisine is a little different with slightly different flavours and methods of cooking -...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Good, friendly and efficient service. Minimal waiting time. Food served well. Variety of Asian food, tasty and spicy too with options for extra hot too..

Thank Chandra F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This restaurant never fails to impress us, great food, lovely staff who always make you welcome, yet another fantastic meal.

Thank karen l
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
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18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8-10 Broomfield Road, Chelmsford CM1 1SN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Chelmsford
  • Phone Number: +44 1245 265577
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