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Royal Spice

Certificate of Excellence
Indian, Asian, Balti
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Fern Cottage Market Place | Market Place, Yorkshire Dales National Park, Settle BD24 9EJ, England
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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All hours
Sun 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We opted for a take-away as the sun was shining and we wanted to make the most of it. The staff were pleasant and helpful and gave us time to select our food. They informed us how long it would be before it was ready, so we went for a stroll while we waited. It was well-packed in leak-proof boxes... More 

Thank biggleski
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Plenty on the plate in this Indian! You won't leave here feeling hungry for a while. Bring your own drinks policy which works really well. We all had popadoms, pickle tray, curry, rice and naan bread for £15 including a tip! So perfectly priced! Great for any occasion. Very friendly staff!

Thank Luke D
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

I called in last week and have to say it was the biggest waste of money all week... I had called to place my order and explained I would be there to collect in 25 mins.. I arrived on time to find the staff waiting for me to arrive.... not with my food but waiting for me to pay, it... More 

1 Thank Peter W
York, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

After reading mixed reviews on trip advisor, we decided to give it a go as we were staying in the area and arriving late we didn't want to start cooking. There were 3 of us so we ordered a chicken korma and a passanda with all the extras. When we got to the cottage ravenous we ate straight away so... More 

1 Thank spornny
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62 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

We could not find anywhere else to eat as most places did not take orders after 8.00pm. But we're pleasantly suprised with the quality and volume of the several courses we had. The only critism I would have is initially we did not feel very welcome although the service was fine.

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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

Eaten here since it opened many years. Service has gradually got worse. Now well below what is tolerable. Food average and can be hit and miss

Thank Mark C
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

This is a 'bring your own' restaurant which makes this a much more affordable evening out - with the benefit of being able to drink your favourite wine without paying a fortune for it! We decided we wanted to try something different to the usual curries we have. The staff were very helpful and informative and we were both delighted... More 

Thank Trish M
Chester, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

Actually tried the local pubs for evening meal but decided on Indian for change,, nice little restaurant but was told they didn't have alcohol license but could bring our own, luckily the local convenience store was still open, so we managed to get our Government advised limit of booze,, decent enough meal at reasonable price but our server didn't really... More 

1 Thank Cabohome
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

Took my mum here for a meal last night as she lives locally. The food was excellent. The service was very good and came pretty quickly. All freshly cooked. Not short on portion sizes. It's not licensed so you can take your own at no extra charge. There is a co-op over the road so bought from there. We love... More 

Thank Keely T
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

Very good food, the lamb was very tender, chapatis very nice, Would recommend a visit,no alcohol licence, but shop across the road. Prices good.

Thank Elaine W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Indian, Asian, Balti
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Dining on a budget
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fern Cottage Market Place | Market Place, Yorkshire Dales National Park, Settle BD24 9EJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Yorkshire Dales National Park  >  Settle
Also known as R. Spice. Telephone +44 (0)1729 822901

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?