We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Spice of Hampstead

448 Finchley Road | Child's Hill, London NW2 2HY, England
+44 20 77945922
Improve this listing
Got a photo?
Add it.
Ranked #11,327 of 17,193 Restaurants in London
Price range: $24 - $33
Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Indian
Good for: Large groups
Restaurant details
Good for: Large groups
Write a Review

10 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
Rating summary
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
London, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Waiting over 3 hours for food, still hasn't arrived and utterly disgusting service. When I chased for food they were rude and shouted at me down the phone!! Not happy and will not recommend to anyone, especially if they are hungry and want their food!!!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Top Contributor
125 reviews 125 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

This was by far one of take away's worst horror stories! We ordered on line and it took over 80 minutes to be delivered. We were told that we had been given 3 extra poppadum's which were not included. The food had taken so long to be delivered, that by the time we opened the items they were soggy with... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

I visit this place regulary, whenever I am in the area. Food is very fresh and tasty! It might take sometimes around 30-40mins before your order is ready but at least you know its not from a microwave! They marinate meat in spices in advance, which gives a great taste! HIGHLY RECOMMEND!

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013 via mobile

We've been coming here every two months since 2004 when we lived opposite. It has gone from being the local curry house to a place we regard as the best in London for taste and reliability. For a curry, that's all we ask for. Useless info but back in 2005 Ossie Osbourne used to get his take-out here when he... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Rotherham, England, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013

Small and friendly place. The food was 1st class and at a very reasonable cost. Well worth a visit, good and varied menu

Was this review helpful? Yes
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

Pleasantly surprised by this little curry house in a rather dilapidated area. I like 'Indian' food, but very often all you can taste is chili and some unidentifiable mixture of spices. Here the individual herbs and spices sang out to me, ginger, garlic, coriander, onion etc etc ... and all tasted fresh, clean and zingy on the palate. I'm unlikely... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

Used their takeaway service. Best curry we've had in years. Ordered a dansak, which was lovely, very spicy! Samosas very good and biriani was also well prepared and flavoured. Only down side was the raita which was a bit runny. Would definitely order again and highly recommend.

Was this review helpful? Yes
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

Not having been for somewhile was pleased to see a bright and clean decor with great staff. Food was really good with many dishes new to us. We ordered two starters for four of us and the chef sent two extra samosa so no one was left out! Word of warning. No alcohol is sold and my guess is you... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Glasgow, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2012

Really disappointed with this restaurant. Delivery took over an hour on Thursday night. Food was dry and tasteless!! Try somewhere else!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2011

Great delivery service and food ! One of the best Indian restaurants in NW London.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Spice of Hampstead also viewed


Been to Spice of Hampstead? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Spice of Hampstead, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing