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Gurkha

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ul.Tsvetna gradina 56 | Lozenets distr., Sofia 1421, Bulgaria
+359 88 493 9100
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is by far the best Indian+Nepalese restaurant I have gone to in Sofia.Everything I ordered amazed me and the taste is very authenitic and the place itself is quite cozy and the staff are very friendly and helpful. It is one of my favourite restaurants in SOFIA.

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Thank sweta s
Sofia, Bulgaria
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The little street in a remote area offers unexpected quality and most of all, personnel and personal commitment. Price level is excellent. Pleasant surprise. Everything was fresh and/or home made. Good usage of fresh herbs. Not afraid serving spicy, but with proper warning. Place was packed. Discovered.. Then, reservation is recommended. But indeed, best Indian/Nepalese so far. Great atmosphere. Forget... More 

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Thank Keesvanhetduin
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant is designed in a unique asian style that gives you a peaceful and welcoming vibe. The food is very tasty, you can check out all kinds dishes that are shown on the menu divided in categories and specified if vegan, meat, vegetarian, gluten free... A different and special experience I reccomend everyone to try, especially if you visit... More 

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Thank Marija C
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Gurkha is the best Indian-Nepal restaurant in Eastern Europe. It is perfect to have nice time and nice food with your friends and family. I strongly recommend it. The restaurant has also a garden which is very nice.

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Thank Ivan K
Sofia, Bulgaria
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

I went with a group and we sat outside. This restaurant is located on a quiet street in a pleasant neighborhood. We ordered a variety of dishes and ate family style. Everything we ordered was amazing, perfectly seasoned and spiced. The food came at a good pace - we had time to finish our starters before the mains were delivered.... More 

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Thank Harrison W
Sofia, Bulgaria
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

If you are a true fan of Indian food, you have to visit and try this restaurant. Since I am a true lover of this type of food, my visits there are more than regular. Great, tasty food, good service; the restaurant is nice, friendly and clean. In my top 3 for sure.

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Thank Margarita K
Thessaloniki, Greece
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

We went with some friends for a casual dinner and stayed in the quiet garden. As I am a big fan of chicken tikka-masala, went for that one. My friends also picked mostly Indian dishes and less Nepali. All were quite happy with the food & service. We ordered also Korma and all starters and trimmings, including naan. The waiter... More 

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Thank Aleksandar C
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

One of my favorite places in Sofia/Bulgaria for delicious food, friendly atmosphere and relaxation. The restaurant is very cosy and made me fell in love with Nepalese cuisine.

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Thank Sheni M
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

I have given this restaurant 4* not because it is the best example of Nepalese cuisine you will find in the world but the food I had was fresh, tasty, excellent value (compared to UK prices) and there was plenty of it. The fresh cooked naan was lovely. I was there on a mid week evening and it was packed... More 

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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16 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

A large variation of not so/spicy food soups, meals appetizers and desserts with indian/nepali origin, although far away from the typical indian curry dishes that you can find anywhere. I love almost all the soups - most of the dishes ( w/o the really spicy ones that I just cant handle wihthout 5 galoons of water and a box of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$16
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Nepalese, Tibetan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: ul.Tsvetna gradina 56 | Lozenets distr., Sofia 1421, Bulgaria
  • Location: Europe  >  Bulgaria  >  Sofia Region  >  Sofia
  • Phone Number: +359 88 493 9100

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