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River Spice

206 Caversham Road, Reading RG1 8AZ, England
+44 118 950 3355
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible12%
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Open Now
12:00 - 14:30 Hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
206 Caversham Road, Reading RG1 8AZ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really really good grub a bit on the expensive side as curry house bills go but so worth it for a treat. The friends I was with and I got a range of dishes and they where all great especially the prawns and fish curry....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LondonTom87
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here for dinner early in the evening. Service was friendly enough. My masala was nicely cooked with some popadom and sauces. Must say the keema Nan was really good. Washed down with a few pints made for a nice evening. The food here I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank daveinkent44
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Go here quite often to enjoy a Indian meal. We like to book a riverside table and watch the world go by. Staff here very friendly and the menu is varied and very tasty . A real treat.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jasminemint
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived early after a Memorial Service in Caversham. So we were first to arrive. A smiling waiter made us welcome and gave us seats by the window facing the river. We had a leisurely lunch and then enjoyed a very tasty buffet lunch. A...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Hazel D
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Worst experience. Really bad food. Bas customer srrvices and u can always hear staff shouting in kitchen

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank nabeeeeeeeel
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Eaten here several times good authentic Indian food.Good service, pleasant atmosphere, and good value

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Keith P
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

In the day this restaurant is on the river and has a great view. We went in the evening tho and liked the decor/ambience with a modern bar area and then into the restaurant. We were I think unlucky to be next to an unfeasibly...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank hfulton32
Reviewed 5 October 2018

One of the best Indian restaurants we have visited. Food is excellent and very reasonably priced. The situation on the bank of the Thames is very attractive. Particularly recommend the Sunday buffet.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Judith L
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

We have been a few times as my sister and her family seem to like it here but every time we have been it's always been so rushed. We would sit down and straight away expect to know what we want to eat and drink...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Fearless629393
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Went with a group of four of us. I personally thought it was a 5* Indian but some of our party were a little disappointed hence we averaged 4*. Service was very good. Pricing was fair. I had chicken korma and is was well above...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank stevegoodwin
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3 June 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from sollymrphilips |
For the 2 of us, 2 popodums, a main course, with rice and a nan for both of us along with a large bottle of cobra beer and a bottle of water - £40.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
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12:00 - 14:30
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12:00 - 14:30
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12:00 - 14:30
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12:00 - 14:30
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12:00 - 14:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 206 Caversham Road, Reading RG1 8AZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: +44 118 950 3355
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Come and dine with us in the wonderful ambiance of our Indian restaurant on the banks of the river Thames in Reading
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