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The Spice Shop

No.19 Xinguang Road, Hsinchu, Taiwan
+886 3 571 0687
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good64%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
13 Aug 2016
“Pleasant place and super tasty food”
19 Jun 2016
“Reasonably good Indian food. ”
Closed Now
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM Hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
No.19 Xinguang Road, Hsinchu, Taiwan
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Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Went there last night in the recommendation of a friend. I don't eat Indian a lot, but I was impressed The food was delicious. Service was very good as well. It was about 1000nt for two people and we got a lot of food. Highly...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Kevin L
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Not the best or authentic Indian food, but still very decent. It was possibly one of the very first Indian restaurants in town. It used to be in downtown. I went there first good 10+ years back. Nothing has changed. Except that the girl who...More

Date of visit: March 2016
3  Thank JP_Delhi
Reviewed 14 March 2015 via mobile

While spending time in Taiwan you may want a change of food. If you happen to be in Hsinchu, and need a little spice. Then head over to The Spice Shop. Great food, and the owners are very accommodating when needed. The food is a...More

Thank ExploreTraveler
Reviewed 10 January 2015

Spicy food. A rather impolite lady waiter. Became very noisy environment when behind customers, a table should be cleaned and prepared for new ones. Not visiting again !

Date of visit: October 2014
Thank Gvg2015
Reviewed 31 August 2014 via mobile

Reasonably good food, but both waitresses were rude and impatient. Also, the wait times are pretty ridiculous.

3  Thank JourneysOnQuest
Reviewed 27 August 2014

Accidentally walked by at this restaurant during its non-business hours. Came back to check out the food and service. The service staff is very watchful, taking your order very quickly and the waiting time for the ordered food is extremely short. I chose a very...More

Date of visit: June 2014
Thank Josef B
Reviewed 13 July 2014

Good Yellow Dal and rotis. Non veg is average. Service is Ok Ok. But getting Indian food in Hsinchu itself is beyond words.

Date of visit: April 2014
Thank 621vikasm
Reviewed 11 March 2014

Really enjoyed their food. Much better than I few places I visited in Hsinchu!!! Will go there everyday if I could!!!

Date of visit: November 2013
1  Thank Anel L
Reviewed 5 March 2014

Tasty dishes, and nice decor. Good service. Street parking is much easier than most places in Taiwan because restaurant is on a large street with little traffic. Suggest the beef vindaloo, if you like a lot of heat. It is very good, although sometimes the...More

Date of visit: March 2014
Thank Marko99
Reviewed 4 January 2013

The first time I visited, I was a little disappointed as it wasn't the same as I was used to in the UK, but I have since become a regular visitor. Its different, but its nice. Good food and good flavours - possibly the best...More

Date of visit: December 2012
Thank 114JamesP114
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No.19 Xinguang Road, Hsinchu, Taiwan
  • Location: Asia  >  Taiwan  >  Hsinchu  >  East District
  • Phone Number: +886 3 571 0687
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