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The Spice Route

35 Maccurtain Street, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 450 8382
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average2%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
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“kebab” (16 reviews)
“curries” (2 reviews)
“masala” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Fast food, Halal
35 Maccurtain Street, Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

lunchtime special - tasty, large portion of chicken curry, rice & soft drink - €6.50. superb - my 10 year-old said it was one of his favorite meals ever! famous for their kebabs in Cork, a city whose people know a good thing when they...More

Thank Sam S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here many, many times while in Cork. The staff were very friendly and the food was wonderful. The homemade naan is some of the best I've ever had, which made the kebabs delicious. Menu items were also very good. I recommend it highly...More

Thank Shelly T
Reviewed 12 October 2017

My boyfriend ate here last Friday. The staff laughed at him when he said he wanted a kebab without meat, anyway they gave him a kebab with veg and salad. The next morning he had bad diarrhea and chronic gut pains. He was the same...More

Thank Heather O
Reviewed 10 October 2017

stumbled into this joint on my travels in Cork city, Looks nothing from the outside but my god was I surprised. I had the chicken pakora kebab and lies it took me three sittings to finish Also they have hot sauce called volcano sauce which...More

Thank thenatureboy88
Reviewed 3 July 2017

I wasn't very impressed by my takeaway, having ordered the lamb korma, dhal, and malai kofta with naan bread. There was little meat in the korma and the sauce was vapid. The dhal was similarly watery with little punch. The kofta were flavourless stodge. I...More

Thank B. M
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Great place for take away but you can eat in too. Don't expect too much though. We liked it, it's actually not expensive and the special offers have a very good price! Staff was kind of funny, was nice!

Thank Samiiireta
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

We ordered two tikka masal deals which came to €13. The place it's self is very clean but basic no fine dining but if you want a cheap yummy meal this is the place to go !

Thank mhokgd
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

When I am in cork city late at night I nearly always in up at the spice route.I love the doner kebab meal.Its fantastic The staff are great and they are always smiling.Even at 3 am.

Reviewed 11 April 2017

Spice Route has a simple setting with an amazing menu. Spicy food lovers this place is for you. I am obsessed with the food here. I discovered this place due to the proximity with my school and have been going here since secondary. The only...More

Thank samoc101
Reviewed 12 March 2017

There is very little of which you can be critical where the Spice Route is concerned. They are-to quote Fr Ted-'a great bunch of lads', who love what they do, do it well and don't charge the earth for it. The staff are predominantly friendly,...More

Thank ThatMinxMandy
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Takeout, Delivery
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Open Hours
5:00 PM - 3:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 3:00 AM
5:00 PM - 3:00 AM
5:00 PM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Maccurtain Street, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork>  > Montenotte
  • Neighbourhood: Montenotte
  • Phone Number: +353 21 450 8382
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