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Spice Merchants

) #27 of 501 Restaurants in Portsmouth ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
44 Osborne Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 3LT, England
+44 23 9282 8900
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“curry” (48 reviews)
“seafood” (11 reviews)
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Bangladeshi, Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
44 Osborne Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 3LT, England
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1 - 10 of 357 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Haven't been here for an age. Food still excellent as are the staff. I love your jalfrezi. Still good value.

Thank PadiP
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great atmosphere, wonderful service, excellent food. My niece and nephew were down from the Midlands and were keen to try the best curry place in Portsmouth. They were not disappointed.

Thank Elaine W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the spice on Saturday arrived with the family about 5.30 by 6 0c the restaurant was full food was first class service was excellent complamery drinks at the end of the meal added to a brilliant night thank you Ali and the crew for...More

Thank MicTC
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Very polite and friendly staff. Biggest fish curry menu I have ever seen. Excellent place if you are like me and want specialist fish curries. Prices are reasonable and food taste great.

Thank Garry D
Reviewed 18 June 2017

We loved this restaurant. The staff were friendly and the food nicely presented and very tasty. Reasonably priced too.

Thank Bettyboo640
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Nice atmosphere, very efficient service, staff very friendly. Me and my friend both had pasanda for a change and it was lovely, very good quality. Nice, smart lay in out inside, feels very fresh and welcoming.

Thank skyharris1
Reviewed 4 June 2017

This is a pleasant Indian restaurant with good service and good food. Everything was fresh and well presented. We liked the little lidded tureens in which all the dishes were served. Service was courteous and prompt. The ambience of the restaurant was a little down-played,...More

Thank Rory M
Reviewed 1 June 2017

lovely ambience. Attentive, charming staff. The starter mussels were tops, the prawns, too. Mainies - Lamb and garlic chilli chicken succulent and spot on. Spotless place, loos, too. stone floors. Worth a visit just for them!

Thank paul d
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Every time we come here no tables or come back at 10pm who wants a curry at 10pm not me Even though the restaurant has empty tables Well your loss not ours will not bother coming here again or ordering a takeaway

5  Thank portsmouthlucky7
Reviewed 30 April 2017

We came across this place by accident but what a wonderful find. The wide and varied menu promised much, the food delivered. The waiters were friendly and helpful, the decor was nicely modern. We will definitely be coming back.

1  Thank BarcaBlakes
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Joy S
12 April 2017|
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Response from Steve W | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so, the front door was quite narrow and had a small step - they might have a back door though (although not ideal obviously).
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 00:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Osborne Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 3LT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 23 9282 8900
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