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Spice Box

) #15 of 3,043 Restaurants in Kanazawa €€ - €€€ Indian, , Asian
2-30-8, Katamachi, Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture
+81 76-234-3313
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“curries” (10 reviews)
“naan bread” (6 reviews)
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Indian, Sri Lankan, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
2-30-8, Katamachi, Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 5 July 2017

A tiny restaurant where you can sit at the counter and watch your food being prepared .- and excellent food it is. Not easy to find: even the taxi driver was initially confused: but well worth the effort, especially if you looking for break from...More

2  Thank kpw60
Reviewed 1 July 2017

The enticing aromas from the Spice Box are a harbinger of the deliciousness within. Like so many restaurants in Japan the Spice Box is quite small. The service is attentive and the food delicious. The Spice Box offers many of the usual stalwarts of Indian...More

Thank alisonsw
Reviewed 28 May 2017

We have been traveling in Japan for a while and it was great to have a different and so delicious food. Chef and the staff were very accommodating. I ordered Vegeterian Thali set menu, comes with samosa, half naan bread and variety of veggie curries...More

3  Thank JananCordell
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Great flavours, nice staff and generous portions. There is nothing else like this place in Kanazawa.

4  Thank Amanda G
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

I was in Japan for 3 days and the spice box had an amazing atmosphere and excellent food and really friendly staff the tandoori chicken is to die for

3  Thank Himendra R
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Spice Box is a tiny and wonderful Sri Lankan / Indian restaurant, on a quiet backstreet. Two tables for four, and a counter for six looking directly into the kitchen. Service is prompt and polite. The food, cooked by numerous chefs, arrives quickly, and is...More

4  Thank Ivor_K_13
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Very authentic curries and south Asian food. Enjoyed it a lot! The presentation on the tandoori plate was fabulous.

3  Thank Jeremy F
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Best sri lankan food in the city...kind of the only srilankan restaurant here.all and all the food was greater than I expected.

4  Thank jj_mendarka
Reviewed 5 November 2016

This restaurant has ovely food, great service and friendly staff. Down near the river in Katamachi lived upmto all its reviews

2  Thank 831Aussie35
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We weren't expecting to find great Indian in Japan but were pleasantly surprised by Spice Box. We had four of the Indian curries plus rice and naan and this comfortably fed a family of four, including two very hungry teenage boys. The curries are around...More

6  Thank Stephanie H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
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Open Hours
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 03:00
18:00 - 03:00
18:00 - 03:00
18:00 - 03:00
18:00 - 03:00
18:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-30-8, Katamachi, Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Chubu  >  Ishikawa Prefecture  >  Kanazawa
  • Phone Number: +81 76-234-3313
Curry and Indian Tapas. Authentic Indian and Sri Lankan cuisine.
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