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Spice garden

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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Halal
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202 Ocean Road | South Shields, South Shields NE33 2JQ, England
+44 191 455 9867
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Wozniki, Poland
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34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I went to this restaurant for dinner after reading that it did the best curry in town and sadly I have to say that I was quite disappointed. The samosas had no flavour and the lamb curry (the most expensive lamb curry offering on the menu) had 5 small pieces of dry chewy lamb pieces in it. The lamb was... More 

Thank Mark B
tyneside uk
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56 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Spice Garden is the only restaurant we use along Ocean Road. Every time we visit the food is always spot on. Very tasty, beautifully presented, staff are fantastic and price is reasonable. We often have a takeaway, we keep sitting in for special occasions. Keep up the good work Rucon and team! 10/10!

Thank the-hocks-famiily
South Shields, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to Spice garden on a Friday night having pre booked a table with a friend of mine. The staff were very attentive and there's lots of variety on the menu, in particular the evening deals. Starters came within 5 minutes of ordering and the presentation was amazing, I had the chicken on puri whilst my friend had the sheek... More 

Thank DavG2
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best curry restaurant ever. Only place I enjoy going! Everyone must try the garlic spicy chips the best! And also won curry house of the year... says it all

Thank Kim D
Level Contributor
4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is very good, service is amazing. Lovely people always busy (in a good way) and nice atmosphere

Thank Jambo J
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have eaten here a few times and always look forward to going back, had a lovely chicken jalfrezi with rice and naan bread, it tasted gorgeous and was a generous portion for a Saturday night special, will definitely return soon.

Thank Emmyylou74
Leeds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place, great staff and the food is out of this world. A great selection of dishes served hot and delicious. Definitely a frequent stop of mine.

Thank Kalsius
South Shields, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and my self have used this curry house many times ,and always been happy with our meal. So we took a group of friends when they came to visit .All enjoyed their meals. Lovely night lovely meal lovely service.

Thank ann w
South Shields, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant on a Sunday evening. The restaurant was busy due to a fireworks display taking place at the sea front but we were lucky enough to get a table for 4. Nice restaurant and modern decor. Staff nice and food very nice but I can't really separate the food on ocean road as they are all similar. I've... More 

Thank SteveLorro
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We chose from the Saturday set menu and were delighted with the place, the service and the food. Every dish was delicious, and distinctive. Will definitely be going back to try more dishes from the extensive menu. Recommended.

Thank BobsDylan

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Halal
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations, Waitstaff, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 Ocean Road | South Shields, South Shields NE33 2JQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  South Shields
  • Phone Number: +44 191 455 9867
Contemporary indian cuisine

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?