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Spice Den

9 Dianella Dr, Casuarina, New South Wales 2487, Australia
+61 2 6674 8924
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9 Dianella Dr, Casuarina, New South Wales 2487, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I have been here a few times enjoying the cocktails and several dishes each time so I decided to bring my family... There was 5 of us so we decided to order a main meal each to share and with the waiters...More

Thank Ninjabirtles
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Go there hungry and just keep on ordering. It's all good, so good. i'd move into the hotel just so I can eat there everyday it's that good ( increase your credit card limit before you go there by the way) There is nothing to...More

Thank Tim C
Reviewed 5 days ago

We booked in advance as we were told by the staff at Santai retreat where we were staying that it is very popular. We soon found out it is popular for good reason. The atmosphere was great. The layout and lighting all created a relaxing...More

Thank Debbie O
Reviewed 6 days ago

The food at spice den is fantastic but you have to book ahead because it is very popular. We were staying at the resort so it was convenient but many diners were not staying at the resort.

Thank Deb C
Reviewed 1 week ago

All my meat eater friends love this place but as a vegetarian who doesn't eat egg or satay I was extremely disappointed as these were the only really options. They all had the banquet & I felt extremely left out. I imagine it wouldn't be...More

Thank hipp063
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spice Den is found inside Santai Retreat, but is open to the public as well as guests, and it's a favourite among locals and holiday-makers. It has a beautiful, ambient atmosphere - it doesn't feel like a resort restaurant at all. It's classy and well...More

Thank Georgia S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spice Den is a modern, vibrant restaurant and usually full. Reservations are a must and can be made only online. Went there with friends to take advantage of the share plate concept and worked our way quite well through the menu. Entree dishes were excellent...More

Thank Gournemanz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food served was absolutely delicious, peking duck fried rice was a little salty but the rest of the meals amazing. Entree's and drinks came out within 10 minutes of ordering. A coconut mocktail was created on the night as a request and it was...More

Thank SmithRevue
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love the Spice Den. The service, the quality of food and the atmosphere are all perfect. All the cocktails are delicious and we love sipping them by the pool before our meal, then we eat everything!! The wait staff are nice and attentive and...More

Thank Hannah B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We drove from northern Gold Coast to go for dinner. It's our 3rd time and we love it. The food is divine and exciting. I get excited at the thought of going back for another experience. Service is outstanding as is the food. It's a...More

Thank Mez103
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
There are a number comments about changes to decore and noisy and rushing to get you out. We went there a long time ago and this was not the case. Has the place changed and now not romantic etc?
April 20, 2017|
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Response from MichelleFre | Reviewed this property |
On both occasions when dining at the Spice Den it has been quite busy and noisy. The first time was an anniversary dinner with my husband where I could hardly hear the waitress talking let alone my husband. The second was... More
Do you have a kids menu? Or can you make the fried rice mild?
March 18, 2017|
Response from gards50 | Reviewed this property |
I am not aware of a children's menu but that does not say that children cannot eat what their parents eat. There is a wide variety of entrees and main meals that are very reasonably priced. White or brown rice is... More
Sharyn P
Do they do take always?
January 17, 2017|
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Response from RtjL | Reviewed this property |
As mentioned - yes however, the atmosphere and service is superb. It was just wonderful to sit back and take it all in.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $17
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
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
  • E-mail