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The Spice Room

15 Shotover Street | Opposite Alpine Super market, Queenstown, New Zealand
+64 3-442 5335
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“curry” (82 reviews)
“butter chicken” (45 reviews)
“naan” (37 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
15 Shotover Street | Opposite Alpine Super market, Queenstown, New Zealand
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Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

Great warming and nicely spiced curries. Beautifully topped off with an inspired chocolate naan and ice cream Hector Wild Melbourne

Thank Troy W
Reviewed July 2, 2016

Been here a few times and totally in love with the curries, especially the scallops :D The staff provide great service and an awesome friendly atmosphere. Would recommended to anyone.. you will not be disappointed!!

Thank meganjacks0n
Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

Great food and service. Lovely being seated next to the window and looking out at the street below. Would recommend for anyone looking for a good evening out.

Thank Becci S
Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

We ate here last week & love Indian cuisine, we had previously eaten at Bolliwood a few nights earlier, which l thought was amazing whereas my husband preferred The Spice Room, my advice is try them both you won't be disappointed The service is also...More

Thank Meredith H
Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

I had the cheese and garlic naan (with capsicum) and chicken Jalfrezi on recommendation that both were mild and not too heavy. There were 4 naans in a basket which was a generous serving. Serving portion of rice was about 2-2.5 bowls. I was wary...More

1  Thank OpinionatedAlready
Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

We had a delicious dinner. The staff were amazing and very friendly. Thoroughly tasty and the dessert recommendation was a huge hit. Thanks.

1  Thank Todd W
Reviewed June 6, 2016

Up some stairs to a pretty empty resturant , was a bit wary to say the least. But no,the service and the food was amazing!

Thank bevdany
Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

Saw some reviews for this on trip advisor so thought we would check it out and we were not disappointed at all we got the goat curry and it was so tender and delicious! If you have ever been wanted to try one this is...More

Thank CharlotteLee88
Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

My girl and I have just dined in, we usually take away. This place rocks. We've had 3 different humans looking after us, making sure everything is OK and asking if we need anything else etc. We will continue to recommend our favorite Indian restaurant...More

1  Thank Mike T
MeetuSaklani, Owner at The Spice Room, responded to this reviewResponded May 27, 2016

Hi Mike T Thank you so much for a kind review. We are very proud of our staff, as they do everything they can to make your experience a good one. Cheers Meetu Saklani

Reviewed May 25, 2016

The flavours are different from the standard Indian curries that are around, though some of the names are the same they taste nothing like we had before, definitely not generic. We have eaten many curries over the World, and would probably go as far as...More

Thank Rose T
MeetuSaklani, Owner at The Spice Room, responded to this reviewResponded May 27, 2016

Hi Rose T Thank you very much for such a nice descriptive review. We at The Spice Room believe in serving flavours as authentic as we can, procuring NZ grown produce. We do not want to dim down the flavours and want to stay as...More

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Lyn R
May 4, 2016|
Response from farhan784 | Reviewed this property |
I was told that Chicken items were halal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Special occasions, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Shotover Street | Opposite Alpine Super market, Queenstown, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-442 5335
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We offer, melt in your mouth authentic Indian cuisine, including fresh salads, delicate kebabs and delicious curries and naan breads. Also soak in the view from our restaurant on the 1st floor, offering the remarkables and Walter peak. Perfect for bigger groups (Large separate dinning area), intimate dinning and takeaways.
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