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River Spice

206 Caversham Road, Reading RG1 8AZ, England
+44 118 950 3355
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible12%
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“dhansak” (3 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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206 Caversham Road, Reading RG1 8AZ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited on a Friday night as a party of ten. Had a drink in the bar area before being shown to our pre-booked table. The restaurant was busy with a mixture of larger groups and couples. The restaurant is well lit and reasonably spacious...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant didn't look any thing special from outside especially from the river side - but how wrong I was!! The food was excellent - with such variety. The menu was especially excellent for fish and duck lovers. The service was also attentive - with...More

Thank yngsally
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent tasting veggie dhansak plus spinach paneer and my family enjoyed the lamb pasanda and chicken tikka masala. Good view of the evening sky over the Thames and parking available. Service generally good. I took away what I couldn't eat so didn't appreciate a stray...More

Thank Ricardodesantaalbana
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying at he Crowne Plaza. We were Concerned about some mixed reviews but the bartender recommended it. Very nice dinning room with an exceptional view of the river. The service was professional and helpful. The food was very very good. Very good value...More

Thank Doug P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

excellent river side food very good lovely location some parking and a couple of moorings outside as well

Thank autosparks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked this place for our sons 18th birthday on a busy saturday. We were over 35 guest and can't thank the staff for providing us a exceptionally good service. We ordered mixed grill and over 7 different dishes all the dishes taste delicious! Dessert was...More

Thank Mhsof
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Always seems busy, even midweek, really good Indian food, nice atmosphere, reasonable prices, Also looks nicer now since its makeover!

Thank Barry F
Reviewed 27 August 2017

The food here was traditional Indian food, nice wide selection However- be prepared to wait... we waited almost an hour after being seated to be served our food. The chicken Madras was good. The Naan was served fresh. The Mongoose beer is really good

Thank asweet81
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Left our boat in Reading Marina and drove but you can moor your boat right outside as it is directly on the Thames footpath. Went on Sunday and the buffet is only £7.95 per person and can't be beaten for value. Starters were OK with...More

Thank peter s
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The food here is nice but they let themselves down with the service. On one of my visits, they forgot one of our dishes and it only came out just as we nearly finished everything else. To be fair to them, they took the price...More

Thank Jenny W
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3 June 2015|
Response from Jennie W |
What are the prices like please?

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 206 Caversham Road, Reading RG1 8AZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: +44 118 950 3355
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