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Rice & Spice

2 Pavilion Terrace, Scarborough YO11 2JU, England
+44 1723 352823
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Pavilion Terrace, Scarborough YO11 2JU, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Saturday night around 7.30, six of us decided to eat at Rice and Spice,we hadnt booked a table and it did look very busy,no problem they found us a table.We all like indian food and have tried most of the restaurants in scarborough. A waitress...More

Thank Rammya2013
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I popped in here by chance when we first arrived in Scarborough. The food was lovely. It was hot in both spice and temperature. Very recommendable

Thank peanutandhooverlady
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just got back from a short break to Scarborough and were given a recommendation of Rice & Spice. We went about 9.30pm on a Friday night and it was very quiet. Service was slow to start with but nice and friendly. The curry was amazing...More

Thank AMharrogate
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited recently having read good reviews on this site. First impression carpet is black with dirt (not good) whilst the rest of the place looks clean it really lets the place down and made me feel a little uncomfortable to be honest. The food is...More

Thank Anthony G
Rice S, Owner at Rice & Spice, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear customer, We really appreciate your review but when you say that all the reviews are from family and friends, on what basis you state that? For your kind information we have work hard to achieve those reviews. They are real reviews written by real...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First visit since it changed ownership and was pleasantly surprised. The food was excellent although the restaurant lacked a bit of atmosphere. Having said that we were eating fairly early and it was quiet. Staff were friendly enough, will definitely visit again.

Thank StephBB1210
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Having being recommended here a few months ago, we tried the Rice & Spice in April, and oh boy, what a treat. We’ve been a few times since, generally try something different each time, and can’t pick fault with any of it. The staff are...More

Thank joannecloughton
Reviewed April 25, 2018

Last minute decision to stay over and based on the reviews this seemed a safe bet and it was, the food and service were good but it was a little quite, Tuesday night. One of our party had cooked trout which was very nice. Would...More

Thank Colin W
Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

Me and my mates have travelled around yorkshire with our curry tour . Amd you will not get any better. Simple. Good good the best . Thank you . Rice and spice. . You not get any better for authentic Indian

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

Walked to an Italian restaurant from our hotel but didn’t like the look of it, so walked back and carried on over the bridge. We decided we’d go to the first restaurant we could find, which was this one. We chose the set menu for...More

Thank cathrolfe
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

Lovely curry, great choice, really good value and very attentive staff Food was piping hot and all tasted great . Recommend :-)

Thank philip s
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August 23, 2017|
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Response from Diane P | Reviewed this property |
There's a few steps down to the main door
Fiona L
August 8, 2017|
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Response from mattwainxxxx | Reviewed this property |
No, but their chicken is excellent :)
November 2, 2015|
Response from 671nurr |
Yes they are licensed. You can also pay with card as well as cash.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $20
Dinner, Drinks, Late Night
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
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 - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Pavilion Terrace, Scarborough YO11 2JU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1723 352823
  • E-mail
Asian, Bangladeshi, Indian, SriLankan, Halal, vegetarian options, Gluten free options Bar, Free Wifi, Take Away and Home Delivery
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