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Spice Creek Cafe

230 West 3rd St., Chico, CA 95928
+1 530-891-9951
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Ranked #1 of 277 restaurants in Chico
Price range: $6 - $30
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
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  • English first
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English first
Chico, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

This delightful place continues to impress, after multiple visits. Talented chef, nice ambience, a local favorite. I have brought "big city" visitors who were clearly impressed with this Chico gem. FOODIES will not be disappointed.

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

We were invited here for dinner after having enjoyed the ambiance and shopping at the Thursday street market. The service was very good indeed as was the table that our large party of 10 were on. The chef is celebrated for her experience with blending spices. The starters were excellent. Especially the calamari and the steamers. Perhaps we ate too... More

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Gridley, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

My husband and I go here for every date night. We love it! We rarely ever order the same thing and almost always choose a special offered for the day. We've never been disappointed. The combinations are so unique but always turn out AMAZING!!

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Willows, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Everything was excellent. The service was spot on. Management, wait staff and the chef were very warm and welcoming. The food was divine. From the salmon potstickers for openers to chocolate torte for dessert we were not disappointed in one thing. I highly recommend this great restaurant.

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chico, ca
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

If you have an adventurous pallet and favor rich sauces and eclectic dishes, there is no comparison in Chico to Spice Creek Cafe. The owner is very actively involved in the meal prep and takes a lot of pride of ownership. The wine selection is fair and its great to mix things up a bit compared to the standard faire... More

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St. Helena, California
Top Contributor
106 reviews 106 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Great service, excellent food (try the ribeye if your doctor isn't watching), generous servings. The atmosphere was warm and, although lively, not uncomfortably loud. We'll certainly return.

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Sonora, California
Top Contributor
101 reviews 101 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Well this place is hard to stuff into a category. However I will say this. It is for adults more than college kids IMO. The noise level was high but the atmosphere was good and the feeling was on the comfortable / romantic side. The food was great but as I said, hard to categorize. For intense, our appetizer was... More

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Northern California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

These people pamper you, don't rush you along and the rib eye is so tasty and cooked exactly as I've ordered.

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Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

I love this restaurant! The food is fresh, they speak "organic" Food is thoughtfully prepared, multiethnic, delicious. Love seafood there!!!

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Osprey, Florida
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014 via mobile

Visiting relatives with baby, the staff was welcoming and easily accommodated 4 adults and child. All had fantastic meals. Owner greeted us as we arrived and departed, we felt welcomed and well served. Marvelous dining experience!

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