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The Spice Room

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We offer, melt in your mouth authentic Indian cuisine, including fresh salads, delicate kebabs and delicious curries and naan breads. Also soak in the view from our restaurant on the 1st floor, offering the remarkables and Walter peak. Perfect for bigger groups (Large separate dinning area), intimate dinning and takeaways.
PRICE RANGE
US$5 - US$20
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Indian, Balti
FEATURES
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Excellent Indian vegetarian food. Nice location. Visited and had Indian vegetarian food. Good service.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank rsjpr
Reviewed 1 week ago

clean and tidy , well priced menu and also caters for take aways, good service and attentive staff at hand

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank stuart942017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant was a hidden-gem in my recent trip to Queenstown. I've dined at Indian restaurants previously with Michelin stars (Tamarind in London), so I had very high expectations. The meal began with garlic naan and rice, which paired well together. The bread had a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank dobamunch
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The reviews on TripAdviser about the grotty venue are absolutely right, the place is in major need of a facelift however the food was the best Indian we have tasted in New Zealand and we have tried quite a few. The lamb Madras in particular...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Kp1608
Reviewed 7 January 2019

We chanced up on the place by accident when we were looking around for Indian food. the ambiance was nothing great to write home about, but they more than made up for it with the service and the quality of food. We ordered a mix...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Tullster69
Reviewed 10 December 2018

I feel this place is under rated. While the atmosphere isn't anything to write home about the food is great and reasonably priced.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SusanMM50
Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

Very unassuming ...tucked away upstairs at the upper end of the main drag. Food requested was made to PERFECTION. helpful wait staff... family friendly environment. Highly recommended

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ke1man
Reviewed 3 December 2018

We generally stop in whenever we go to Queenstown and its always been very good. This time was not so great. Same staff as last time who were great as always but the food was a bit of a let down this time round. Stale...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank XR6PSI
Reviewed 24 November 2018

They accepted our booking for 8 at short notice and made us very welcome. Restaurant has a large number of tables to accommodate large groups, and for us that night it wasn't very busy. Nice menu, friendly staff and well prepared dishes. Great services throughout...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Lathkill
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

We started with the onion bajji, then mains of saagwali and biryani— both fantastic— with a side of garlic and cheese naan. Everything was delicious, authentic-feeling, but still accessible to international taste buds. The service was A+, the atmosphere modern but also a little bit...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Abigayle B
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I was told that Chicken items were halal.
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