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Spice Jammer Restaurant 1996

852 Fort St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1H8, Canada
+1 250-480-1055
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“naan bread” (20 reviews)
“samosas” (18 reviews)
“curry” (23 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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852 Fort St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1H8, Canada
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Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

We went here without knowing its reviews so I am surprised to see it has done so well on here. The food was average at best - small naans and curries without much taste. I make an exception for the ice cream, which was decent....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Smith1984
Reviewed 19 August 2018

We were here two years ago and enjoyed a satisfying evening. We were glad to see that they have kept up the quality of the food. The ambiance here is more upscale than some of the other Indian establishments. A bit noisy, but what can...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Bonjsc
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Came here on a quiet weekday night. There was a large group in there, and we were warned that our food could take a bit longer than usual to come out - fair enough, and appreciated the warning. When the good did come out, there...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jonathan C
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

This place was totally underwhelming. Dirty tables left for over an hour, other diners complaining about wait times, the food was average at best and took an absolute age to arrive. Maybe it was a bad day at the office for them but I fear...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Fraz93
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

We had one night in Victoria and all fancied a curry - what a mistake choosing this restaurant! They were clearly understaffed both front of house and in the kitchen. I always judge a restaurant by how many people are eating and how clear the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank AlexanderGrace
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This restaurant is verging on pretentious. Admittedly the food is great but Indian food is generally much less expensive and the portions were pathetic. All they would have had to do was portion more generously and the 40% premium cost could have been ignored. Priced...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank sallyd926
Reviewed 20 January 2018

I just ordered a Lamb Rogan Josh from Skip the Dishes it is the worst I have ever had in my life. 1) the total bill was $27.00 just enough food for one person 2) I live in India for 4 months every year and...More

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank moxy43
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I like saucy dishes and as long as I can tone down the heat a bit I can do spicy; this restaurant gets this right and that's why I tried it again with a friend who says he loves it here. But I don't like...More

Date of visit: November 2017
1  Thank RobertMJThompson
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Our waitress was very helpful in explaining menu items, and worked with the kitchen to provide us with dishes to our liking. Menu is extensive. The stuffed Naan was a great starter.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Mextina
Reviewed 21 October 2017

This is my first and last time at the Spice Jammer. We ordered the vegetable pakoras which simply had the taste of "deep fried", "Kuku Paka" which was boiled chicken breast cut up and placed in a lightly spiced roux which was glutinous and reminded...More

Date of visit: October 2017
1  Thank Noah F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 852 Fort St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1H8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 250-480-1055
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