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Gurkha Chef

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Asian, , Vegetarian Friendly
5 Palmerston Road, Aberdeen AB11 5QP, Scotland
+44 1224 586005
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“momo dumplings” (10 reviews)
“rice” (18 reviews)
“curry” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
5 Palmerston Road, Aberdeen AB11 5QP, Scotland
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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Visited last night (28th Oct) early evening, our first visit to this restaurant that was recommended to me by a colleague. Starters and main courses were excellent, we will be back soon!

Thank ScotTourer
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Very reasonably priced and consistently good quality. Chicken tikka masala and chicken pakora is the best I've had in Aberdeen, give them a try!

Thank Ratzilla10
Reviewed 17 September 2017

This used to be my favourite restaurant but I won't be back. The garlic chilli chicken was bland and tasteless and the chicken was inedible. I don't know if it wasn't cooked or if was that cheap doctored chicken people buy. No apology was given...More

Thank littlereddevilag
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

This was our favourite restaurant in Aberdeen, consistently good, we travelled eighty miles round trip just to eat there today. They appear to have gone down the route of many other establishments by buying in cheap chicken, one dish had inedible chicken in it but...More

Thank Dennis1903
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Walked past this restaurant quite a few times and wanted to give it a try. Got the chance after a work colleague suggested it. There was plenty of parking in the vicinity of the restaurant. The restaurant had very friendly staff and the restaurant was...More

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

We have had a few takeaways from here and this weeks did not disappoint. We simply had a chicken and a lamb madras with pilau rice at a very reasonable price. They were hot and spicy with loads of sauce which had great depth of...More

Thank Skintbloke
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We visited Gurkha Chef for a colleagues leaving meal in August 2017. We were emailed a choice of three set meals to choose from for our group of 20. This worked really well as everyone got to try a mix of three tasty curries and...More

Thank DNUK28
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

We arrived without a reservation, and were greeted by a nice waiter. A few minutes after having showed us to our table, he came back with papadums and condiments. A salty lassi (they had sweet and mango) was not on the menu, but when we...More

Thank aimdk
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Went out for tea with my mum and brother to Gurkha Chef for the first time and I was very impressed with the food and service. Had the momo dumplings which were to die for and the butter chicken was delicious! We all enjoyed our...More

Thank Lauren G
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Have always passed here when coming out of the side exit of union square car park and always fancied it. Try it! It's fab. We were going to go for a takeaway as they do deliver but decided to go for a sit down meal....More

Thank jackie46
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Questions & Answers
Nicola S
28 February 2017|
Response from Gurkha C | Property representative |
Hi Nicola, thanks for your query, our most of the menu items are gluten free , regarding low sugar you have to speak to staff that which menu item you are looking so that ww can prepare according to your requirements. Thank... More
31 December 2016|
Response from Gurkha C | Property representative |
Hi Janice , we remains open on this new years day. wish u happy new year . Regards Gurkhachef Aberdeen
8 January 2016|
Response from Gurkha C | Property representative |
Yes it was closed for refurbishment and reopened from 15th of June 2016 and 7 days a week open now.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Palmerston Road, Aberdeen AB11 5QP, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Aberdeen
  • Phone Number: +44 1224 586005
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