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Spice Route Indian Restaurant

5 Princes Road | Near fire station, Ruakaka 0116, New Zealand
+64 9-433 0003
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Overview
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good16%
  • Average0%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“curries” (9 reviews)
“burger” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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LOCATION
5 Princes Road | Near fire station, Ruakaka 0116, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 53 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Plenty of meat in the curries . The best butter chicken and Peshwari naan I've had anywhere. The food is delicious and these guys are always very polite and obliging. We're very lucky to have them as our local takeaway.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JimM5119
Reviewed 18 October 2018

Went there yesterday with friend, ordered lunch meal of $10, I ordered a lamb meal and my friend a chicken meal. They both came with rice, and naan, and all were very delicious! will go back next time!!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Hao X
Reviewed 2 October 2018

The food is always incredible here. My friends and I make it a point when we go to Ruakaka to not cook one night so we can grab some Indian food. They're always super fast and great service. Definitely worth a visit if you're hankering...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

The service was friendly and not pushy. He was happy to suggest 'mild spice level for my partner. The dishes arrived, well presented in brass bucket containers!More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 117trevor53
vikrant s, Manager at Spice Route Indian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2018

Hi dear, Thanks for taking the time to place a review and 5 star rating. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your dinner with us. I will pass the feedback to my team. I hope we have the pleasure of welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

So pleased I tried Spice Route, this was the first time I ordered as we normally drive to Waipu for Indian. Great service, so friendly and helpful and all the family were happy with their meals will definitely be back, good value and well priced....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sightsee521468
vikrant s, Manager at Spice Route Indian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2018

Hi feebee1234! We're glad that you enjoyed the lovely meal also we are so glad to see you love our food as much as we love making it. Hope to see you soon and thanks for taking the time to place a review. Kind Regards,...More

Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Great food everytime. I usually order the butter naan with the curries and it’s so fresh and delicious. Curries nicely flavoured. Will be back againMore

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Ruella S
vikrant s, Manager at Spice Route Indian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2018

Hi Ruella! We're glad that you enjoyed the delicious takeaway meal from us, also we are so glad to see you love our food as much as we love making it. Hope to see you soon and thanks for taking the time to place a...More

Reviewed 14 August 2018

Wonderful food couldn’t fault flavours, serving size and service. We arrived late to find accomodation and food and appreciated the welcoming warm restaurant and efficient food service. Thank youMore

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank janeaF3644QE
vikrant s, Manager at Spice Route Indian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Hi janeaF3664QE, Thanks for taking the time to place a review and 5 star rating. And we are so glad that our hospitality surpassed your expectations! And rewiews like yours serve as a real morale booster for my team and drive us to strive even...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

One of the best curries I’ve had, very fresh and good spice! Great selection of meats. Great service, highly recommendMore

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank BriarT14
vikrant s, Manager at Spice Route Indian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

Hi Briar T, Thanks for taking the time to place a review and 5 star rating. Also thank you for your recommendation is as all our please when we make people happy with their food. We look forward to see you again soon. Kind Regards...More

Reviewed 10 August 2018

We cruised around Ruakaka late on a Saturday looking for a place to eat. This place appeared to be closed, but someone emerged from the takeaways adjacent and invited us in. The food selection was excellent, and did not take long to arrive. The entree...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank BillM3817
vikrant s, Manager at Spice Route Indian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

Thanks for taking the time to place a review and 5 star rating. It was an amazing experience to host you and very happy to see that you enjoyed dinner with us. We look forward to see you again soon. Kind Regards Vikrant

Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

The lads in here work hard and make great good! Curry is well cooked and tastes so good! Would recommend also for pizza and burgers! They do it all! Open late tooMore

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank JackD3045
vikrant s, Manager at Spice Route Indian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

Hi Jack D, Thanks for taking the time to place a review and 5 star rating. Also thank you for your recommendation is as all our please when we make people happy with their food. We look forward to see you again in future. Kind...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$20
Meals
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Princes Road | Near fire station, Ruakaka 0116, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Ruakaka
  • Phone Number: +64 9-433 0003
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