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Essence Of Spice

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Indian,
59A Whitby Road, Ellesmere Port CH65 8AB, England
+44 151 355 9596
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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“poppadoms” (8 reviews)
“chicken tikka” (4 reviews)
“sunday buffet” (14 reviews)
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Indian, Balti
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59A Whitby Road, Ellesmere Port CH65 8AB, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Staying at the Holiday Inn down the Road chose to go to this one through trip adviser. Glad we did the food was excellent. Starting with Chicken Pakora which were great June had Mushroom Puri which she enjoyed. Mains June had Prawn Buhna and I...More

Thank neilwatson54
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Went with mates, looks like a night club with nothing much in it. Food good, staff good ambience ok. Good variety on menu. They have a good buffet on a Sunday worth the money.

Thank andybolly
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Lovely staff, lovely food, definitely recommend this place. We never have to wait very long for food, service is very efficient.

Thank dellbellz
Reviewed 5 February 2018

first time we have been to this restaurant last nite great food great service would deffinitly go back for more

Thank Anne M
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

First visit today will def be back! Had the Sunday night buffet - all you can eat for £7.90 adults and £4.90 kids. Poppadoms, about 6 different starters, 6 or 7 mains from mild to madras and rice and nann bread, even chocolate cake for...More

1  Thank Paul9978
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Embarrassed by their apalling level of customer service and attitude towards my serious complaint tonight. Foods always been fantastic, apart from tonight where I found CONCRETE GRIT in my food.. Not a just a little, ALOT!!!! I took it back to the restaurant where the...More

Thank lozskeen
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Ordered set meal which arrived missing onion bhajis and naan bread. Rang up to rectify and was greeted by the rudest man ever. Basically told me everybody makes makes mistakes and I should have expected items to be missing because they're so busy. We asked...More

Thank Chloe A
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The essence constantly have a fantastic all in set price menu. Whilst others tend to lack quality and quantity when offering such deals, essence serves up as if you're paying full price. Value aside, the food they serve is fantastic and definitely one of the...More

Thank Sam P
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We found ourselves here quite by chance (with Trip's help) after a hard days shopping in Cheshire Oaks which is only a couple of miles away. Parking isn't great but a short walk does it. The first thing you'll notice is that it is a...More

1  Thank CurryholicDudley
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

I've been here a few times now. The chicken tikka is my favourite. The food is so delicious and served on warm dishes. This is seriously the best Indian in Ellesmere Port. The chef's cooking is always great quality, and well prepared. The staff are...More

1  Thank ejg1991
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Sue W
17 July 2016|
Response from Stephen T | Reviewed this property |
Kids under 5 eat free Over 5 is £4.90
Jayne L
3 May 2015|
Response from Toni M |
10.00 pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Indian, Balti
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59A Whitby Road, Ellesmere Port CH65 8AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Ellesmere Port
  • Phone Number: +44 151 355 9596
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