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Spice Lounge

859 Hornblend St, San Diego, CA 92109
+1 858-272-1600
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
Aug 22, 2018
“Pleasant Neighborhood Type Restaurant”
Dec 4, 2017
“As a lover of Indian food, this was a special treat. Spice Lounge was a wonderful experience.”
Closes in 23 min
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
$$ - $$$
859 Hornblend St, San Diego, CA 92109
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Reviewed August 22, 2018

My party of five were not disappointed. The dining room was clean and attractive. Design is appropriate to an Indian restaurant. The food was good. We tried three different main course (shared) and three appetizers (including the chutney sampler). All were quite good. The food...More

Thank catatthebeach
Reviewed December 4, 2017

My son knowing that I adore Indian cuisine and will eat it any chance I get, took me and my husband to the Spice Lounge where we had one of the most delightful evenings of our trip. The restaurant is family run, which adds so...More

1  Thank Rise P
Reviewed September 1, 2017

We went to this restaurant for lunch during our vacations in San Diego and we found this restaurant good for vegetarian Indian Food options. The Curry comes with Rice. We opted for Veg Jalfrezzi, Chana Masala and Paneer Tikka Masala – all less spicy. All...More

3  Thank SadhanaRakesh
Reviewed July 23, 2017

Ordered for a home delivery. Baring in mind we were 10 minutes away tops in a car the food took 1 and a half hours to arrive, half hour after the agreed time. Then they forgot the naan bread, which took another half an hour...More

Thank danwitton89
Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

No waiting to be seated. Fast service, only people in the restaurant. If you like Curry this is the place. Nice selection, reasonably priced and very flavorful. Pacific Beach casual atmosphere.

Thank Emory B
Reviewed May 4, 2017

I was told to come here by my aunt who once was the personal chef for Majaraji. The ordered the Karma soup and it was to die for. The next visit I ordered the Nirvana Curry with Paneer. OMG great with a King Fisher. Good...More

Thank soul329
Reviewed January 22, 2017 via mobile

Excellent job of cooking and a very wonderful people serving you. Seems to be family run and very kind. Really good prices excellent service wonderful atmosphere what else could you want?

Thank Robert B
Reviewed June 26, 2016

Food was so good. We were very tired of bar food at the beach. The food was fresh and service excellent.

Thank travelKC66205
Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

This place is awesome. The food is fresh and delicious. We were looking for Indian food this place have the best Indian food, really, really good. The Bombay fries are fresh and hot. They also make their own chutneys and they are delicious. Chicken tikka...More

Thank Judson J
Reviewed April 27, 2016

For many years we have been enjoying the food at Gourmet India in the San Diego Gaslamp district. We became friendly with the owner and his son who used to work there. The son opened his own restaurant with a partner and that is Spice...More

Thank howcrab
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
$3 - $13
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 859 Hornblend St, San Diego, CA 92109
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Pacific Beach
  • Neighborhood: Pacific Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 858-272-1600
Nestled off Mission Boulevard at 859 Hornblend is a warm and exotic Indian restaurant with family recipes. At this home away from home, Chef Raj Mutti and his partner Gubi Khinda crafts balanced feasts with flavors for all. The flavors at this family owned restaurant will transport you on a journey — the shortest trip to India you will ever take. One bite in the atmosphere at Spice Lounge — and you’ll be coming back home for more. Dive into the rich cuisine, deep colors, and inviting smells of India — in Pacific Beach, San Diego. Spice Lounge is truly a feast for the senses. With specialty cocktails, selected Indian Beers, unique Small Bites and spectacular Curries and fresh baked Naans, Spice Lounge skillfully translates Authentic Indian flavors to the American palate. Signature dishes include Samosas stuffed with mozzarella cheese & spices, Curry Nirvana made from a mixture of authentic spices with chopped red onions, bell peppers & fresh coconut; with your choice of Chicken | Lamb
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