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Cafe Spice

Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi
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1 Bridge Street, Sturminster Newton DT10 1AP, England
01258 473982
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Although the only 'Indian' restaurant in Sturminster Newton, it is well worth a visit. Food is first rate, staff are friendly and efficient, but not over-attentive. Reasonably priced.

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Thank David W
Wincanton, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Service was not good they were taking a stock delivery and only one person waiting on so food order took ages, then the poppadum's and pickles arrived not as fresh as we have had them here before, the food was nice but you could not have a glass of wine we were told you could only have it by the... More 

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1 Thank David S
Leeds, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a lovely meal. Great flavours, decent service, pleasant atmosphere. Good choice of vegetarian options.

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1 Thank desertwillows
Dorset
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We tried the Wednesday banquet night, the food and service was great, we went early in the evening as we had our five year old daughter with us. Staff were very welcoming to her, and were happy to give us a children's portion for her for half price.

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1 Thank DorsetHelena
Dorset, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

We have had take away from here a few times as we live local but thought we'd try eating in for a change. The food as always was really good with lots of choice on the menu and the staff were really friendly and even took the time at the end of our meal to come say hello and talk... More 

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Thank Ellie B
Sturminster Newton, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

As with many other restaurants, very mixed reviews for Cafe Spice. I agree with a few of the other reviews, Cafe Spice is a bit hit and miss. We have had some very tasty meals and others that were barely acceptable. We have not eaten in the actual restaurant for a few years so this review is more about their... More 

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1 Thank JanleeOr
Blandford Forum, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

We eat her often at times the service is great at others not so. However the food here is always really tasty and cooked to perfection. We often have a takeaway as well and that is also good.

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Thank Angela T
Southampton
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

lovely food with lovely friendly staff, plenty parking in the area. Very nice experience. Huge choice on menu, prob the best food in the area.

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Thank cathm10
Sturminster Newton, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Service was spot on as was the food, we waited no longer that 25 mins but in the meantime we had poppadoms with relishes , the curries are made to order so one would expect wait, if people want instant food, then perhaps McDonalds is the place for them. My wife and I eat at this curry house very often... More 

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Thank Pete3737
Dorset
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016

I have been here three times since it changed hands at some point last year, and the quality of the cooking has gone downhill a bit. Having said that, its a friendly place with good service and if you are going for a group meal its just as much about the company as the food, then it will suffice. However... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Bridge Street, Sturminster Newton DT10 1AP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Sturminster Newton
  • Phone Number: 01258 473982

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