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Gurkha Oven

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Indian, Balti, Nepalese, Asian, Eastern European
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12B Sheep Market, Spalding PE11 1BE, England
+44 1775 712010
17:00 - 23:00
Closed now
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Sun 17:00 - 22:00
Tue - Thu 17:00 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

I had a saag aloo madras which is always off menu but most places will do for you...which was lovely, not as spicy as some madras but nice nonetheless. Other half had a balti which he said lacked flavour and wasn't worthy of the 1 chilli rating on the menu. Also had a cheese naan.. cheese was sparce! We would... More 

Thank Paula G
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

We booked for the dinner because we like ethnic food and never tried Nepalese one. We asked to the waiter to choose for us, a starter and a main. We take different dishes to taste as much as possible. Dishes are nice to see, and wonderful in taste. The service is nice too and it was a beautiful spicy night!... More 

1 Thank NicolaBottai
Spalding, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Many visits to this restaurant, food always good here. Clean restaurant, very smart staffs. Young girls are excellent, if they not sure about always call Manager and he knows in side out about food. Mo:Mo and Goat are my favourites and now Pineapple Chicken just add on to my list. Only criticism is they don't open at lunch time and... More 

1 Thank richarddavid19781
Spilsby, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Tasty, spicy, flavoursome, good portion sizes, good staff.... BEST CURRY HOUSE IN LINCOLNSHIRE!!! Thanks guys.

1 Thank sinzuk83
Boston, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

You go up stairs to the Gurkha oven and what a nice clean and friendly place. The staff were very helpful. We had starters and mains and puddings to. The food was very good and lots of it to. This was a lovely night out and we will go back . We all said it was great value for money... More 

2 Thank Melvincat16
Boston, Lincolnshire
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I visited the Gurkha Oven for a 'date night'. Food is very tasty we both had dishes from the Nepalese menu and enjoyed everything. Service was attentive without being obtrusive. Restaurant is spacious and open but still has a pleasant ambiance. We will going back to try further dishes from the menu.

1 Thank Urabus124
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

This is the best Indian I have ever eaten at. The food is amazing and the service is 5* Can't wait to return and bring friends along too! Absolutely faultless experience! 100% recommend!!

1 Thank LauraLoo1391
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

I and several colleagues work on the shuttle trains of an evening between Spalding and Peterborough and often make a point of having our dinner from Gurkha Oven as a takeaway. They are always obliging and friendly and food is served in a timely manner. The momos and curried goat are to die for and I love the dips provided... More 

2 Thank Alex S
London, United Kingdom
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190 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Matt, my cousin's son, recommended this during a family visit to Spalding. My good friend Raj came along for the ride and the three of us went to the Gurkha Oven. I told the manager on the way in that I had in fact been to Nepal. He asked when I said 1983 and he replied that he had not... More 

1 Thank JPA38210
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Nepalese cuisine is the current trend amongst "Indian" restaurants with diners looking for alternative dishes to the typical familiar curry options, so whilst it's easy to go for something tried and tested I decided to order completely off the Gurkha Special menus. If you're a curry fan then I'd wholeheartedly recommend you do the same as I don't think you'd... More 

1 Thank Joffers

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Balti, Nepalese, Asian, Eastern European
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12B Sheep Market, Spalding PE11 1BE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Spalding
  • Phone Number: +44 1775 712010
Gurkha Oven (Finest Indian & Nepalese cuisine)Gurkha oven the first Nepalese & Indian restaurant of its kind in the town of spalding. Bringing you the best Nepalese & Indian cuisine with unmatched ambience & setting that truly mesmersing.

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