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The School of Spice

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121 High St, Shepperton TW17 9BL, England
01932 242728
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good service, tasty food

Had a lovely Sunday night dinner here recently. Thank goodness we made a booking - it was extremely popular! Reasonable prices and very tasty curry. We didn't have starters but the mains were delicious. We had lamb dansak and chicken tikka masala. The service was good too, attentive but not... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
Sarah A
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London, England, United Kingdom
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English first
London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

Went here for a meal with friends and truly enjoyed every aspect of our evening. We were greater with a warm welcome and the staff were very friendly. Good was excellent and reasonably priced. I would recommend this restaurant but would advise booking a table as it is not a huge place which does add to the atmosphere. A nice... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Had a lovely Sunday night dinner here recently. Thank goodness we made a booking - it was extremely popular! Reasonable prices and very tasty curry. We didn't have starters but the mains were delicious. We had lamb dansak and chicken tikka masala. The service was good too, attentive but not annoying. We will definitely visit again soon.

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Shepperton, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

There is no difference in quality of food for either a take away or sit down meals. The meals are all individually cooked to order and the food is worth the wait. The staff are attentive, polite and friendly. This is a great place to meet friends, or for an intimate meal

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Shepperton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

It's 21.40. We have just returned home. We booked a table for 7pm for 8 people for a Mother's Day dinner.. We couldn't fault the service and the food was fantastic. Brilliant evening. Thank you School of Spice.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015 via mobile

I have been ordering take aways from the school of spice for a couple of years now. The food is always good and it is usually delivered within half an hour, and if not, they normally say it will be a long time so I usually then go and collect it as I only live 10 mins away and collection... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

We have been to Indian Restaurants all over London and without doubt this is the best food we have eaten. The care taken to deliver great flavours across a wide menu and friendly and attentive service is the reason our friends and family eat in here time after time! Great job guys and see you soon!

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El_Paradiso
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We were recommended this restaurant by the manager of a local hotel in which we were staying who said that this was the best Indian in Shepperton (and therefore walking distance). Obviously we took his advice and visited The School of Spice on 14th Feb. Looking through most of the previous reviews I honestly believe we were a victim of... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

We had pre booked a table at this restaurant 2 days in advance..To start with the atmosphere was nice and romantic. We sat down ordered our drinks which was served swiftly. we Placed our order and waited to be served. .forward 1 hour later we finally got our starter which was lovely and by now the restaurant was packed and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015 via mobile

Regular at this curry house for all of my life in Shepperton, the customer service has never failed & the food has been pleasant always. There is nothing I could pick out bad about this place, apart from the occasional burnt paratha bread upon takeaway but certainly does not weigh down the good points about School of Spice!

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Surrey
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3 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Had used School Of Spice as our regular curry house a while back but due to various situations (being put at risk of redundancy, potential move out of the area etc. ) we hadn't eaten here at all for many months. Booked a table though to host a group of friends who live a way out of Shepparton but were... More 

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  • Address: 121 High St, Shepperton TW17 9BL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Shepperton
  • Phone Number: 01932 242728

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