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Spice Lounge

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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Banbury Road, Oxford, England
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Today
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat - Thu 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Madrid, Spain
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

It was my first time there, together with my husband. We went for dinner on a Wednesday night. Not knowing what to order, we asked for some suggestions and the food couldn't be better!! The only negative thing to point out was the time we waited for the mains. I am sure this was the first of many dinners at... More 

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Thank Cris_ilm
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Went here on because we used this restaurant last time we were in Oxford in 2012, and I have to say the food and service was the best for an indian restaurant we have ever experienced, it was my wife's birthday and we hadn't told them that but they asked why we were visiting Oxford, when they found this out,... More 

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Thank T800MAJ
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I was staying at Linton Lodge nearby, and was not very impressed with their restaurant for dinner (or for breakfast but that is another matter). This restaurant is about half mile away and well worth the walk. I love Indian food, include curries, tandori, etc. This place exceeded my expectations. The price is reasonable, the service is great, the experience... More 

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Thank Andrew B
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Top class Indian foods this 2nd time I visit this restaurant I come from Dubai I can recommend new customers try this restaurant

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Thank Abu S
Lichfield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting Oxford from Lichfield .We came across Spice lounge and were initially hesitant about being on our own because front of restaurant looks empty but we were welcomed in by Ali who helped us chose a superb Indian meal, really exceptional. There were plenty of people with very good atmosphere.No hesitation in recommending Spice Lounge. Also had superb ice cream... More 

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Thank johnwharton52
Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff are really friendly and smiley, the food is excellent and different. The service was excellent

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Thank diane12015
Sydney
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed our dinner here. Attentive service and really good food. A clever menu made the experience really great

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Thank SydneyMarg
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place, staff and great, happy to help and friendly. Food just makes the visit perfect... I'll be back..

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Thank Graham A
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good quality ingredients , really lean lamb & chicken The sauces are very light and not too thick like some cheaper restaurants ( I suspect this is because there doesn't seem to be any flour used to thicken ) Onion Bhajies were perfectly cooked - hot, crispy and melted in the mouth.

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Thank Mike L
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was one of the best Indian meals I have ever had. The food was outstanding, the service was really friendly without being over attentive and the price was reasonable. It's a popular place and I know why.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $30
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Banbury Road, Oxford, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford

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