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Gwandu Street | Opposite Bolton White Hotels, Abuja 905102, Nigeria
8:00 am - 11:45 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 11:45 pm
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Ottawa, Canada
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87 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went over for dinner just once - the pepper soup they served was essentially inedible since someone seemed to have emptied a salt cellar into it. Never again.

Thank M_and_M006
Ottawa, Canada
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43 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

When you walk in, especially at lunch, it is a grubby place..... And then you get the food from the kitchen and have the all you can eat buffet...... It is great food at a very reasonable price. If you are every in Abuja and don't know what to do for lunch..... This is a great place to go.

Thank MCH1963
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35 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Rely and his staff run a decent Indian restaurant here in Gwarimpa. Decent veggie dishes and the chicken jalfrezi is very tasty with freshly cooked chicken.

Thank LondonAlex_a65
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36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

I did not enjoy this food. It was as if they forgot to spice in it, ironic given the name. It was expensive for the quality of food provided as well.

Thank Frodesen
New Delhi, India
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

A comfortable and cozy place. Does not give the stuffy feel of a high-end, 'fine-dining' joint. Moderate prices. The main course has quite authentic Indian taste, though the Indian breads (Roti) has a little too much "maida" (Indians would know what I am talking about). Staff is friendly, but when we visited we found the staff to customer ratio on... More 

Thank atul-ambekar
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32 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016

very nice resturant. not fancy. they have a great bufe at the afternoon. the prices are fair. and the food is tasty

Thank Gleb P
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015

Good for a buffet lunch. Avoid the toilet lest you want to lose your appetite. Really hot during Harmatan since resembles a factory shed more than a restaurant, so try getting a seat near the ACs.

Thank Chirantan B
Casablanca, Morocco
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015 via mobile

This place is worn out. The food was ok. We visited for buffet lunch. The meal was ok but not even warm. The soul was less than warm and had to ask the waiter to make it hot. The tea was also not as per Indian standard. However, the taste of food was decent. May be some attention by management... More 

Thank PrashantDokania
Baltimore, MD
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015

I ate here with a group of colleagues while we were staying at the Bolton White, across the street. We sat in an open-air area and had no complaints about the ambiance This is not fine dining, it's just reasonably priced, well-cooked food in a convenient setting. The staff was friendly if a bit slower that American standards. I've learned... More 

Thank kmoulus
Toronto, Canada
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015

I went to Spice Foods for their Sunday buffet. As other reviewers have mentioned, the decor is not very eye-pleasing. The food was ok. The buffet had a decent selection of vegetarian and meat options. The dessert selection wasn't very good - over-ripe pineapple and rather dry gulab jamun. The service was excellent and very attentive - probably because there... More 

Thank Tieka C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Indian, Asian, Thai, Pakistani, Halal
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 11:45 pm
8:00 am - 11:45 pm
8:00 am - 11:45 pm
8:00 am - 11:45 pm
8:00 am - 11:45 pm
8:00 am - 11:45 pm
8:00 am - 11:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gwandu Street | Opposite Bolton White Hotels, Abuja 905102, Nigeria
  • Location: Africa  >  Nigeria  >  Abuja State  >  Abuja
  • Phone Number: 08034500653

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