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Spice Society

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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17 Whielden Street, Amersham HP7 0HU, England
+44 1494 729909
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Amersham, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We came here for a quick eat and the choice was just about right. The restaurant is small but not cramped and we were lucky to find that they had one table free even though we hadn't reserved. The staff in Indian restaurants are always busy and here was no exception but they were also friendly and attentive, not overly... More 

Thank James W
Chester, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been eating here regularly for 8 or so years now, when I am visiting Amersham. The decor is slightly kitsch, but I love it for that. Would recommend the lamb chops, mushroom rice, bindhi bhaji and the Lamb Tikka Dhansak is excellent. Great vegetarian selection. Kingfisher on draft too.

Thank BoccaDiLupo
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2016

This restaurant delivers a high standard of both eat in and take away food. The restaurant may be small ( always book a table ), though this adds to the intimate atmosphere. The staff are helpful and polite, for take away customers too.

Thank hutbythesea
Level Contributor
13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016

So, after being treated like a stray cat some time ago, I decided to give the place another try. The food has never been an issue, and indeed, it wasn't again this time. Once again the place is let down by service/attitude of staff. I placed my takeaway order and asked for a beer while I waited. The waiter responded... More 

Thank Ashley D
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 19, 2016 via mobile

Friday 8pm booking for four after pint in Saracens Head. Fifth visit since Sep 2015 always good no complaints re service , food or price .We will be back again in 2017

Thank Obviousnow
Okemos, Michigan
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

My husband and I arrived in Amersham after flying overnight from the U.S. and this was a convenient spot for our first dinner out. We were certainly jet lagged, but enjoyed the meal very much and look forward to going back on another occasion. Enjoyed Chicken Tikka Masala and Prawn Biryani. Limited beer and wine selections.

Thank joneslindy
London, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016

Ate here last nigh with a group of friends. I've eaten here before so I know the food is good but the service really lets it down. They also do a take away service which seemed to be their point of focus. numerous customers came and went with a constant stream of take away bags coming out of the kitchen.... More 

1 Thank Jon P
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121 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016

Large group again and no problems easily accommodated and the food is always consistently good. recommend Tandoori Mixed Grill and the Chicken Jalfrasi Even prepared cauliflower rice (chopped up raw cauliflower as low carb alternative highly recommended

Thank Bagsandscarper
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

This is a little gem of a curry house, perfect for a quick curry and a beer during the week with the family or a couple of mates. What you get is an extensive menu of delicious currys and sides, basic bar with a couple of decent wines and the usual beer suspects, and super-efficient no-frills service. Fine dining it's... More 

Thank hktegner
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32 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely meal here. The food was plentiful and for the amount of money we paid it was very reasonable! The only negative we had was the waiter service. We asked for a drink which took forever to arrive and we thought that one of the waiters was just trying to get us in and out as quickly... More 

Thank nicki789pink

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Whielden Street, Amersham HP7 0HU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Buckinghamshire  >  Amersham
  • Phone Number: +44 1494 729909

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