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₹₹ - ₹₹₹Indian, Asian,
ul.Tsvetna gradina 56 | Lozenets distr., Sofia 1421, Bulgaria
+359 88 493 9100
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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12:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Indian, Asian, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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ul.Tsvetna gradina 56 | Lozenets distr., Sofia 1421, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Just had dinner here, and by far it is the best Indian food I have had in Europe, and I have eaten at quite a few Indian places. If you are in Sofia and craving for Indian food, there is no better place to go.

2  Thank Amitab B
Reviewed 5 days ago

The food was absolutely wonderful, it arrived piping hot and in good time. Personally, I especially enjoyed the butter chicken. Hands down, it was the best I have ever had - the flavors were so creamy and the chicken genuinely melts in your mouth. All...More

Thank Lilia I
Reviewed 6 days ago

I would highly recommend Gurkha for anyone who is looking for delicious food and great atmosphere. I discovered Gurkha while I was in Sofia and was impressed with the authenticity of the cuisine (I found out that the Cook is from Nepal and is cooking...More

1  Thank Hristiyan E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We used to love this restaurant; have been coming for years as well as ordering delivery, which was always delicious. This last time the food was so poor in quality we didn't eat it, and instead threw it out, after paying 75 leva for it....More

Thank WorldEater1981
Gurkha-Sofia, Owner at Gurkha, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mr. Ramraz, I already responded to your, in my opinion far too exaggerated review on our facebook page. As I understood from your facebook review, that's the first time you're not satisfied but here you write it's not the first time- where is the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the food, service was excellent, will definitely visit again next time we are in Sofia. Thank you so much for an enjoyable evening :)

Thank Stephen L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We discovered Gurkha while visiting Sofia. We know Nepali food well since one of us grew up in Nepal and the other lived there for several years. Gurkha is the real deal and nicely done, with friendly service in a space beautifully decorated with prayer...More

Thank David J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is delicious, but the portions are very small and the price too high. The interior of the restaurant is light kitsch and is not authentic with the theme of the restaurant. Waiters are dressed in casual clothing and the tables too close to...More

Thank VIPSlav
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I ve been twice already and both times were greatly satisfying! The interior is pretty and cozy (the lit fireplace during our last December visit was an awesome touch of coziness) and with nice ethnic elements that make it very special! Have tried two of...More

Thank Kleio_Nik
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful food, combined with friendly service! Ideal dinner date location. Would definitely come back again!

Thank Анна Д
Reviewed 11 December 2017

I have been to Gurkha several times and have had an amazing experience during all of my visits. The place is very cozy and it's a great place to visit with your family and friends. I love the food here and the waiters are really...More

Thank Sargam S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 18
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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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