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Gurkha Kitchen

) #6 of 27 Restaurants in Lerwick $$ - $$$ Indian, Asian,
33 North Road, Lerwick ZE1 0NT, Scotland
+44 1595 690400
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“curries” (14 reviews)
“poppadoms” (8 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
33 North Road, Lerwick ZE1 0NT, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Excellent range of Nepalese dishes with Indian options also available. Generous portions and very tasty. Friendly staff. Good value.

Thank 361fionab
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm a vegetarian and had the Sunday buffet, but the buffet had only one starter (except for some plain salad) and one main course without meat! No choice at all. We asked on forehand, they said it was okay for vegetarians. The samosa was filled...More

Thank Meijssie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were surprised to find a Nepalese restaurant in Lerwick, so had to try it out. the meal was very tasty, large portions and the service was good. Indian dishes were available for those who prefer. can recommend the Himalayan Chicken. good to find Gurkha...More

Thank D243MHclaireb
Reviewed 17 May 2017

The service is excellent and the food quality superb. The range of starters always gives me a problem of what to choose and the main course dishes are very tasty especially when combined with the superb mushroom fried rice

Thank Andy F
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Himalayan curry is to die for! So delicious and always served by friendly staff and excellent customer service. Free delivery in Lerwick for orders over £30 (great for hungover Sundays) and often get a free bottle of wine thrown in to large takeaway orders. Delicious...More

Thank SarahW6562
Reviewed 9 May 2017

I went in here with a friend instead of getting a take away, thought it would save washing up :-) Service was a bit slow, there were 3 serving but only 1 seemed to be doing most of the work, he was polite and efficient....More

Thank John C
Reviewed 2 April 2017

You have to be of a certain age to understand the title... in the 70s there was an ITV soap called Crossroads with sets to cheap that they wobbled if an actor leaned on them. This restaurant is a bit like that, rickety partition walls...More

Thank Frank C
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

We couldn't get a table until 7.30pm so thought it would be better to get a takeaway and have a home family gathering. The kindest thing I can say is my lamb dish tasted a lot better than it looked. My wife is a Korma...More

1  Thank DREW R
Reviewed 13 March 2017

A great place to eat while in Lerwick. They do a fine range of meals from mild to really hot. Nice place for all the family authentic atmosphere

1  Thank Lillibit47
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

On the recommendation of my work mate, I ordered a takeaway last Friday from Gurkha kitchen. I ordered Chicken Jalfrezi and some pilau rice. Chicken was very delicious and tasted like real chicken though I would have preferred my Jalfrezi slightly hotter. I would definitely...More

1  Thank xolile
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Andrew G
do they do buffet on sunday
10 September 2016|
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Response from domino61 | Reviewed this property |
Yes and its great
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$39
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
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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