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Palace Spice

#8,480 of 18,147 Restaurants in London}
€€ - €€€Indian, Asian,
36 Westow Hill | Crystal Palace, London SE19 1RX, England
+44 20 8761 7140
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“curry” (14 reviews)
“rice” (6 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Bangladeshi
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36 Westow Hill | Crystal Palace, London SE19 1RX, England
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1 - 10 of 88 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For some reason over the last few months the takeaway service has gone downhill badly. Watery curries and badly cooked. Gave them three tries but now never again. Shame

Thank MarcandRenee
Reviewed 16 June 2017

great food, good variety and a very chilled environment. The spice of the food was perfect and service was very good.

Thank Chayce P
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Very disappointed after trying this Indian restaurant in Crystal Palace. The food was almost tasteless, watery. We had a fish dish, very cheap cuts extremely thin slices, awful. My son had a meat dish, looked better as it had some colour in the food. Overall...More

Thank bonnie27sinc
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

A really good restaurant! The service is quick and the food is full of Indian flavour. The Chicken Balti was excellent. Thanks guys!

Thank BenandJo
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I always return to palace spice and am never dissapointed, the service is great and the food is delicious.

Thank Danny S
Reviewed 3 December 2016

I think Crystal palace has the most number of 'average' Indian restaurants in one area. We are in London so the bar is high. Palace Spice definitely does not live up to the bar. In addition, the waiter was very RUDE. We complained about one...More

Thank Rubicubie
Reviewed 11 September 2016

My husband and I just returned from this restaurant with the worst upset stomachs. Food may have tasted quite good and service was friendly but obviously all is not well in the kitchen area. Too much pain for a mediocre curry!

2  Thank Biggs123776
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

I went there fairly late on a Tuesday and had a reasonably good meal but when I came to pay, I was told the card payment system wasn't working. I was advised that I should go the an ATM nearby. I asked why I couldn't...More

2  Thank Peter M
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us so we left the kiddies with the grandparents and off we went to have some "wonderful Indian food". We were so disappointed! My husband has the tandoori lamb chops to start which were tough and had hardly any meet...More

1  Thank Emma C
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

What a joy. The food was flavoursome without the indiscriminate heat you get in other Indian Restaurants. Service was very friendly and helpful. And they do a discount for Caravan Club Members as well! Just lovely.

Thank Castleman073
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$81
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Bangladeshi
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
18:00 - 00:00
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18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Westow Hill | Crystal Palace, London SE19 1RX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8761 7140
  • E-mail
A warm welcome and fine Indian food awaits you at Palace Spice, a superb restaurant set in the London���s lively Battersea. Boasting possibly the friendliest service in the town, Palace Spice staff pride themselves on their years of experience as hosts, so you can expect not only efficiency and attentiveness, but service with a genuine smile throughout your visit. Simply decorated in modern, elegant style, Palace Spice is calm and refined with an unpretentious atmosphere and relaxed feel. The restaurant���s menu is packed full of favourite Indian dishes, from well known curries to excellent thalis and unique and delicious house specialties. Ingredients are hand-picked by the chefs who insist on avoiding GM and other unnecessary additives in their recipes, sticking to traditional approaches to cookery, occasionally adding a special creative Palace Spice twist. Additionally, spices are hand prepared, ground and roasted on site, ensuring that everything down to the tiniest pinch that goes in to your meal passes the chefs��� stringent set of cookery rules.
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