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Spice Den

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9 Dianella Dr, Casuarina, New South Wales 2487, Australia
+61 2 6674 8924
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wed - Thu 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Brisbane, Australia
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Booked this restaurant after reading great reviews. This restaurant is worth a visit. We booked on line back in January for the 1st setting timeslot (6.30pm) as we were staying at the adjoining Santai Retreat. When we arrived to be seated, a little strange as we were not asked for our name and the waiter kinda indicated that no bookings... More 

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Australia
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57 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Unfortunately the food was very average. We had salted squid which was chewier than it should be and plum pork that was over cooked and dry. We didn't bother ordering any other dishes after that. Service was really good and the setting really nice as well. Shame about the food as this could have been a great night.

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Thank Helen4321
Sydney, Australia
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71 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Booked well in advance for the Sunday nights Chefs dinner at around $35 a head. The chef chooses the what you are served and from what we could see, about half the restaurant got one menu and the other half a different menu. We did request no fish. The food was really tasty, two entrees and two mains to share.... More 

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Thank auntynell
Newcastle, Australia
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108 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Santai resort for 5 nights and ate at the Spice Den on 2 of those nights. Their menu is impressive and on first inspection there were a lot of things we wanted to try - hence the 2 visits. The food was good, tasty reasonably priced and well presented. The service was attentive but I don't... More 

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Thank Lynette B
Brisbane, Australia
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It is a must to eat at Spice Den whilst in Kingscliff. The food is abosolutely delicious. We ate there twice. The staff are really lovely and the service spot on. Great atmosphere on weekends.

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Thank Janene123
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Some of the best Asian food we have had, now we know why friends have raved about it. Dumplings were tasty, duck pancakes were delicious, wagyu beef pat prik king was beautiful. My wife even rated the duck fried rice the best she had ever had. Note that it is quite pricey and they don't answer the phone (in my... More 

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Korolevu
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Trish and I attended this restaurant with 2 friends and had the $40 pet person deal with as absolutely awesome, the wait staff brought the courses out at we finished each one. Plenty of food and was with Thai flavour. The massamam chicken curry was to die for.

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Thank davidpatriciak2016
Australia
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103 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Never fails to impress. Location atmosphere food and service......... ticks all the boxes. I will keep going back.

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Thank bubble323
Gold Coast, Australia
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32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We weren't able to dine at the restaurant when we stayed there but return with our long lost friend for Friday lunch. We were the first to be seated but filled up fast. All meals were flavoursome but my only problem getting steam rice last and no hot towels.

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Thank thinlizzie1811
Queensland, Australia
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Spice Den 2 nights in a row. We were staying at the Santai Spa and didn't want to cook! The first night we just went for cocktails and snacks. We sat at the bar in front of the mixologists and had a lovely evening. We were well looked after by the waitress and the cocktails were fabulous!... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$6 - $18
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Dianella Dr, Casuarina, New South Wales 2487, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Casuarina
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6674 8924

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