Gurkhas Diner serves delicious pan Asian food, with a varied menu that includes Nepalese, Indian and Thai dishes.
Venue Details & Map
Balham High RoadTootingLondonSW17 7BW
- +44 (0)20 8675 1188
- Public transport:
- Balham, Underground
Brilliant food in nicely appointed surroundings. Went for a well deserved meal for two, portions were perfect with both of us suitably stuffed and needing a taxi home afterwards.
Staff very friendly, personable and not intrusive.
The good itself was well presented with amazing flavours. They pride themselves on their delectable combinations of herbs and spices, the Gurkhali Chicken was...more
I remember when this restaurant was being 'assembled' about 10 years ago. At the time I lived next door!
We were not so familiar with Nepalese food...in fact I am pretty sure I've never had it before, so we decided to order a selection of the main courses - the Vegetable Tapari. Of the selection the pumpkin cooked in tomato and onion sauce with Carom seeds was probably my favourite, but the...more
So let me preface this by saying, as a child... I had a really bad experience with a curry. A very spicy, strong, neon yellow curry. Was forced to wash it down with a tall glass of milk... my babysitter didn't know I was lactose intolerant. Since that experience, the smell of a curry (still unsure what kind of curry exactly) can cause me some anxiety.
Fast forward, Mr. Snarky suggested...more
I loved this place. Really great food and a bit different from the standard fare, offering options like pumpkin curry. Our entire group really enjoyed the meal and I'm sure we'll be back. I also thought the price was better than the Bedford Hill run of restaurants.
It's under 5 minutes from Balham station and definitely worth checking out. Enjoy!more