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Spice Lounge

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11 Fore Bondgate, Bishop Auckland DL14 7PF, England
01388 600042
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Delivery, Reservations

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great food

Went for my birthday treat on Tuesday, thought midweek would be quiet, three quarter full, could understand when we got our food. It was lovely from start to finish. Will definitely be going back.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 27, 2015
Janet H
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Durham
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Durham
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

Went for my birthday treat on Tuesday, thought midweek would be quiet, three quarter full, could understand when we got our food. It was lovely from start to finish. Will definitely be going back.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

Arrived as a booked group and greeted well. Shown to table and given menus. I ordered (well tried to) a bottle of sparkling wine. Clearly showing which one. Was given non sparkling wine (thankfully unopened). I mentioned this, it took a few attempts and I was then told they didn't have any left. Ordered a cobra instead. We ordered food....no... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

Nice food the staff are good would recommend if in bishop probably best India in bishop clean and tidy and staff always keen to please

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Tyne & Wear
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Visited on a Sunday night recently for a birthday meal and it was very busy! Polite enough staff but ridiculously slow service! Diners were having to ask if they could order drinks and their food! This was forgiven however once the food had arrived, it was delicious!!! No complaints at all!

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County Durham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

Polite friendly staff, service very slow at table & bar however this was forgiven when the food came out. It was very hot, very tasty and plenty of it too. I went with my partner and my 18 year old daughter & we all loved the food and will be going back again!! The offers they have make it unbelievably... More 

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Bishop Auckland, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

We had tried a few Indian restaurants in the area without any success until we visited here. We went on a Wednesday and there were 4 of us, we had the special meal deal , 4 courses for 10.99 each, the food tasted great, and our main meal was best Indian I'd had in a long while. What with drinks... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This is the best Bangladeshi and Indian restaurant around. The atmosphere is relaxing the food is first class and the service from all the staff is fantastic they look after you really well.

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Bishop Auckland, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

The food is average quality but ok for just around the corner for a night out to try something diferent

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

My favourite place to eat in Bishop Auckland. The food is always good quality and delicous, the staff are charming and knowledgable. Never had anything other than a great dining experience.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Spice Lounge is our favourite place to eat in Bishop Auckland. Food is always high quality and the personal service provided by Issy and his team is phenominal.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 11 Fore Bondgate, Bishop Auckland DL14 7PF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  County Durham  >  Bishop Auckland
  • Phone Number: 01388 600042

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian, Thai

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