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Indian, Asian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 13 January 2022

Our experience here was not great at all. Each of the 3 curries we ordered were sadly underwhelming. Over processed and not at all authentic. The Butter chicken was so sweet as to almost be inedible. Could not recommend to others. Reasonably priced but sadly...lacking in spirit.More

Date of visit: January 2022
Reviewed 7 January 2022 via mobile

Absolute waste of time, disorganised to the max. Called the prior night to book a table but they were full, so thats a good sign, so thought we better book for tomorrow. Table reserved for 7-30, turn up to be told, sorry we are full...but have picnic tables out side! Yes but we booked a table? The response was “ sorry but look all these people that turned up”! Yes but we booked, blank expression was the response ! Have never had Indian dinner at a picnic table and probably never will. Also just seemed to be this one young guy on so can only imagine what the wait would have been. Sorry guys but if you want great food and great service go to the Waterfront cafe, fantastic food, fantastic friendly service.More

Date of visit: January 2022
Reviewed 27 December 2021 via mobile

2 or less. Booking for 6 at 7pm. First drink at 8.25 food at 9pm. No discount no apology. Shocking service. Food was great though but not sure if it was because we were starving by then

Date of visit: December 2021
Reviewed 30 November 2021

By far the best Indian restaurant in the Far North. Excellent vegetarian selection with friendly staff, plus waterfront views. We ate outside which was a treat.

Date of visit: November 2021
Reviewed 7 October 2021

Yum food, good selection of drinks; friendly, unintrusive, but attentive service, quiet ambient music, a great night out...

Date of visit: October 2021
Reviewed 28 July 2021

We popped in twice in three days, the consensus was it was a great meal first time up so we went back. Mango chicken, lamb vindaloo, and kashmiri naans were great. All up four of us ate and had a drink each for just over...$100 - so great value we thought. Really nicely presented restaurant too.More

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 23 July 2021

On 18 Jan 2021, I ordered takeaway by phone. After paying I checked my bill and found I was charged at least $1-50 extra per dish. When queried I was told that prices had gone up and that online info was not yet updated. I...was assured that this would be rectified within a couple of days. I have just found my receipt for the day and decided to check on this. BE WARNED, more than6 months later this has not changed!!! I would be surprised if they have dropped their prices!!!!More

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 16 July 2021 via mobile

The butter chicken sauce tasted like Campbell’s tomato sauce. The tandoori chicken only resembled tandoori chicken in colour. Think probably roasted.. will not return .

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 13 March 2021 via mobile

We ate here for lunch and all 3 of us enjoyed our meal. They have a lunch time special that is well worth the money. $12 for a selection of chicken curries ($2.99 extra for lamb or beef) and naan bread. Portion sizes were decent...and delicious. We each had a different curry and chose medium spice which was exactly that. Not too spicy but it had a lot of flavour. Service was friendly and prompt and our drinks and meals came out quickly. We will definitely be back.More

Date of visit: March 2021
Reviewed 2 March 2021 via mobile

Perfectly tasty meal in an attractive setting albeit the fence and surrounds could do with some minimal-cost TLC which would’ve enhanced the experience

Date of visit: March 2021
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Indian Spice is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4.5