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Spice Lounge

Banbury Road, Oxford, England
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“curry” (44 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Banbury Road, Oxford, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First visit to this restaurant which we found through TripAdvisor. Good to get out of the city centre and find some free parking in Summertown. Service very good and food absolutely spot on. Can recommend the chicken garlic tawa. Husband had fish jalfrezi which he...More

Thank janethejock
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just to say we had a really good celebratory evening at the Spice Lounge this May. After travelling up from Devon and staying at the Galaxie Hotel (also excellent and just across the road), the meal was not only excellent in quality but not overpriced...More

Thank Chris G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice restaurant in modern surroundings. Friendly staff and nice food and reasonably priced for a city centre

Thank Neil J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cannot fault - fantastic Indian food, fresh spices and well presented. Have eaten many curries and this goes down as one of the best! Friendly staff, yet not over the top service, in a good ambiance.

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a small hiccup, when I requested the take away delivered at 7.30 and it was delivered at 6.30. when I wasn’t home the meal was overall very good. The restaurant apologised for the mistake and at the correct time the meal was redelivered, freshly...More

Thank Lesley B
Reviewed May 18, 2018

Had pinpointed this restaurant to eat in when paying a short 3-night visit to Oxford and then found it was one of the ones suggested by our hotel (The Remont - 10 minute walk away) to save going into Oxford each night. Warmly greeted on...More

Thank AssaultonPrecinct13
Reviewed May 18, 2018

This is a nice Indian restaurant, a bit outside the centre of Oxford, in Summertown. The place looks nice, the staff is very friendly and helpful and, in particular, there are some dishes you wouldn't normally find in standard Indian restaurant menus. I think it's...More

Thank yishayyafeh2018
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

A friend and I stumbled on this place this evening as we fancied an Indian meal out. From the moment we walked in there was a welcoming atmosphere. We were immediately offered papadums and a drink, the service was polite and prompt, never imposing. The...More

Thank lorniewright
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

Really authentic and amazing food. Some of the best Indian I have ever had. I had a mixed starter and main. Their naan breads are perfect!

Thank alte_arild
Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

Great food! And very friendly service! Good value for money. Good location to go walking or by car (it's possible to park in some streets nearby)

Thank emiliacrof
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jayne p
June 7, 2018|
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Response from Kenkran | Reviewed this property |
On the street adjacent to it.
February 16, 2017|
Response from Nick G |
it would be around a half hour walk each way. If you wanted a closer Indian, there is a place called Chutneys which is 10 minutes away which I recommend equally to spice lounge.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Banbury Road, Oxford, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
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