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Spice Lounge

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Indian, Asian,
Banbury Road, Oxford, England
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (41 reviews)
“poppadoms” (30 reviews)
“saag” (5 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Banbury Road, Oxford, England
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1 - 10 of 504 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Arrived around 8.00 without a reservation after cinema. Welcome from the manager was excellent and all service very efficient and charming. Food very good. The only comment is that the lighting is very bright and clinical in the main restaurant and could do with dimming...More

Thank Richard J
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Absolutely fabulous food.. as a group of four women drinking copious amounts of wine, we found the food absolutely brilliant. Atmosphere lovely and the staff extremely attentive. As big Indian food fans we cannot fault it, traditional, authentic and flavoursome. despite living two hours away...More

Thank melissacthomas
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited for an evening meal while away on business after reading reviews on trip advisor. The restaurant was surprisingly quiet but was greeted warmly by the owner and shown to a table. Ordered a Lamb Tawa which was a house special. Lovely curry, nicely spiced...More

Thank Dan_hazlehurst
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked online and arrived just as the restaurant was opening for the evening. From the outside, the restaurant looks like a takeaway, with couches in the entrance, but just the other side is the main restaurant, clean and simple. The waiter was friendly and...More

Thank Jenny C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

During a recent stay in Oxford, we were told about the Spice Lounge from friends and it def didn't disappoint! Great friendly service and loved the fish podina that had ginger and mint 10/10!!!!

Thank klawes17
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this place! The food was the best we’ve had in the UK and the manager was charming and helpful. We will always come here when in Oxford. VERY highly recommended!

Thank Barbara W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really enjoyed the curry great value for money and polite efficient staff wasn't to busy which was nice

Thank Simon S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quite unassuming from outside, but inside the restaurant is really pleasant. The staff were friendly, service was good, and most importantly the food was really really tasty.

Thank OlwenC-J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good selection of dishes and good advice to one of our party who wanted to experiment. Price not excessive and decent service. Drinks were a little slow coming, but not a deal breaker.

Thank Oxondon2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food arrived hot and within a very reasonable time frame . The meal was absolutely delicious as well as fragrant and was thoroughly enjoyed by all.

Thank Malcolm_Davidson
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Cloughie2
16 February 2017|
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Response from Nick G |
it would be around a half hour walk each way. If you wanted a closer Indian, there is a place called Chutneys which is 10 minutes away which I recommend equally to spice lounge.
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Liz C
25 January 2017|
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Response from AAktar | Property representative |
Hi, were a fully licensed restaurant.
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mattyb121
5 August 2016|
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Response from Pickles0013 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay. No we had dinner for two.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Monday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Banbury Road, Oxford, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
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