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Gurkha Restaurant and Bar

) #3 of 26 Restaurants in Lydney ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Brookend | The Woolaston Inn, Lydney GL15 6PW, England
+44 1594 529222
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“naan bread” (6 reviews)
“chicken” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Nepalese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Brookend | The Woolaston Inn, Lydney GL15 6PW, England
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1 - 10 of 94 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not much has changed in this restaurant since I last visited two years ago, the red decor and Nepalese themed ornaments are still there and there is a lively bar area next door. The menu is extensive and it's nice to see some authentic dishes...More

Thank PebbleL
Reviewed 4 June 2017

A really different experience. I am not too sure of the English Food available as there is little point in going somewhere else different and eating Fish & Chips but if you want to eat food from the Far East, this is the place to...More

Thank RAM14146
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

On 1st impression from the outside it didn't look much, however, the restaurant and bar side are steeped in Gurkha/ Burmese & Indonesian history and culture. The staff were so polite and welcoming the food was absolutely amazing, you have a choice of what you...More

Thank Andy J
Reviewed 27 March 2017

The food was excellent with prompt and courteous service. We will certainly be regular customers. a great find.

Thank rupert12704
Reviewed 8 March 2017

The staff are very welcoming and served us quickly. The food is very tasty and a little different from a usual 'Indian' menu which lots of Nepalese dishes. Kronenburg was only £3 a pint!

Thank C B
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

A double celebration Birthday party at The Woolaston Inn (Gurkha) last night. It was rocking!! Well over 100 in attendance, well fed, well watered and well entertained. The service was superb as usual, the buffet was hot, flavoursome and plenty of it, plus a non-curry...More

Thank Nicholas231
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Ok, here goes! The room was warm and the big bath was great after a long day. However, the TV was broken but working, there was a stain on the bedding, the sockets were loose on the wall and the pat testing was 3 years...More

Thank Marc G
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Visited at the weekend for the family and friends birthday dinner. Food was very good and very tasty. Curry isn't too hot - very tasty and creamy korma. If you ask for the hot curry, as a few of us did, it is pretty firey...More

Thank James M
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

1st and last time I have eaten here! Worse food I've ever tasted? Poor slow service even thou there wasn't many people in there...food bland and small portions? Had a starter for 2 and it didn't have what it advertised? Would NOT recommend!

Thank Jackie G
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Very poor food....probably the worst curry i have ever had... Not recommended and when asked by staff what my meal was like i told them poor food and after that the service was terrible. ... Find out for yourself

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brookend | The Woolaston Inn, Lydney GL15 6PW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Gloucestershire  >  Forest of Dean  >  Lydney
  • Phone Number: +44 1594 529222
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