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Spice garden

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Indian, Asian,
202 Ocean Road | South Shields, South Shields NE33 2JQ, England
+44 191 455 9867
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (55 reviews)
“rice” (33 reviews)
“paneer” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
202 Ocean Road | South Shields, South Shields NE33 2JQ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We visited on Saturday and were lucky to get a table for three without a reservation, Thanks! The welcome was very friendly and that set the tone for the remainder of our visit. With great prices and fabulously tasty food we had a very enjoyable...More

Thank Christopher T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are regular diner's to various Indian restaurants throughout England and Scot!and, but we always compare them to the quality of Spice Garden. Food again of a very high standard combined with first class service. If you are a true curry buff you will immediately...More

1  Thank Victor T
Reviewed 1 week ago

South Shields is excellent for Indians and this is the best one i've been to so far. Excellent menu, great service and tasty food. Keen on returning to try out some of the rest of the menu

1  Thank coastaltraveled
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited spice garden whilst coming to see the fireworks at the seafront. Restaurant was busy due to the event but staff worked well and polite. Food delicious. Can’t fault the place.

Thank SteveLorro
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I were staying in South Shields for a couple of nights. Our B&B was just opposite the Spice Garden and the owner there had recommended this restaurant. There are so many restaurants to choose from and the Spice Garden is not the...More

Thank Brenda B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

my wife and i visited a friend in south shields for the weekend he had booked a table at the spice garden...a great choice as we had eaten there before the greeting was cheerful and friendly drinks were quickly provided whilst we reviewed the menu...More

Thank LincolnRedimp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My darling Mrs was retiring from school so we thought "How about a night out with colleagues?" But where could we rely on to provide delicious meals for 20 covers without fuss? No argument there...it had to be Spice Garden. After drinks at Hogwarts...sorry, Hogarths...our...More

Thank moltke1914
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely clean restaurant, very helpful staff. Dealt with my dietary requirements perfectly. The food was superb, tasty, well presented and it was the early bird offer. I was very surprised at the portion size, really more than adequate, I took a doggy bag home.

Thank Carol L
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

This has been my favourite Indian restaurant for some time now and I recently visited another one on the same street just to keep up with what else is available. Needless to say that the other place didn't even come close! Rukon and his staff...More

Thank Sue J
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We arrived at 8.30 only to find that my daughter had mistakenly booked us for 7.30! Although we were prepared to go elsewhere they asked us to wait and within 10 minutes we had a table. The poppadoms were light and crispy, the onion bhajis...More

Thank wanderingblade1889
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2 September 2017|
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Response from Kenda107 | Reviewed this property |
I back of Ocean Road behind curry shops if no street parking available
30 August 2017|
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Response from Victor T | Reviewed this property |
This restaurant does specials every night and booking is always advisable. Great food and superb service.
kay h
15 July 2017|
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Response from Rukon C | Property representative |
Sorry for the late reply. Yes we do English dishes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 12
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 Ocean Road | South Shields, South Shields NE33 2JQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  South Shields
  • Phone Number: +44 191 455 9867
Contemporary indian cuisine
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