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Spice Island

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Indian, , Asian
100 Main Street, Shildon, Bishop Auckland DL4 1AQ, England
+44 1388 777775
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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“korma” (3 reviews)
“indian food” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Balti, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
100 Main Street, Shildon, Bishop Auckland DL4 1AQ, England
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1 - 10 of 99 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had chicken jalfriezy, garlic chilli nan and chips got 1 free poppadom and onion dip. As a Prev comment stated the curry tastes as if it is out of a tin if it is point me in the direction of them I would buy a...More

Thank Craig H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Decided to visit this restaurant as it's always had a good reputation...and what a disappointment it turned out to be! Almost empty on a Thursday night and our food was just awful. Dried up onion bhaji (with no mint yoghurt to soften it up!), strange...More

Thank jerico90
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was a last minute visit abd they fitted us in on Saturday night Lovely food good service. Would ho back

Thank Melanie T
Reviewed 10 September 2017

This restaurant may not appear much from outside but the quality of the food and service are fantastic. The restaurant is nicely set out and the atmosphere is good. The best restaurant in Shildon

Thank Stephen L
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Great, food, atmosphere and service. We have had takeaways from here which we have collected and also taken advantage of their delivery service. This time we ate in at the restaurant and each time the food has been very good.

Thank Chrysalis2014
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Our Indian of choice, this visit did not disappoint. The food is consistently deliciously, so full of flavour and just lovely. The staff are always friendly and attentive and I imagine we will revisit this restaurant many many times in the years to come. The...More

Thank evie20162016
Reviewed 5 June 2017

The place was empty when we visited.. The service was still very slow when ordering drinks and our food. When they arrived they were "ok", No the best or tastiest indian style food I've ever had but no the worst.. I wouldn't return.

1  Thank Explorez
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Fantastic Indian food would highly recommend to anyone. Friendly staff and quick service will be back soon!

Thank Nathan L
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Had onion bhaji which was rubbery. Chicken tikka masala more like korma. Nan bread like an old rag. Mint riata the colour of mango chutney. It all tasted ok but certainly not excellent like other reviews. So won't be going back in a hurry

1  Thank mturnbull
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Fabulous food once again from the team at Spice Island. They served over 100 meals in the restaurant and a similar number of takeaways. However, the service and the welcome despite us being the last booking was first class. The food arrived quickly and was...More

Thank gab285
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Main Street, Shildon, Bishop Auckland DL4 1AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Bishop Auckland  >  Shildon
  • Phone Number: +44 1388 777775
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