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“Poor Management”
Review of River Spice

River Spice
Ranked #158 of 629 Restaurants in Reading
Cuisines: Indian
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Delivery, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Delivery, Reservations
Reviewed May 12, 2013

The Manager who just stands around looking like a bookend and making the rest of the staff miserable!!!

Been a regular for over a year now, this place has only 1 baby highchair to its name, you try feeding your little ones on your lap- I have even taken my own one in at times knowing how bad they can be even if you phone up to book the highchair! Joke!!!

Mangaement came over and said to me, would I use the same plate please, taking in mind it was buffet Sunday. Joke!!!

Like everything it starts off great then goes down hill.

Food is great, just very very poor menagement................

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Reviewed May 12, 2013

Visited here as a business group last Thursday evening
Great setting, good food and wonderful friendly service, very convenient for the Crowne Plaza so if you are staying there a quick walk across the roundabout and you can find this gem tucked below the road line right on the bank of the river.
Portions were generous, food really one of the best Indians I have had. The service was very friendly and efficient, would definitely come back and eat here again.

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Reviewed May 5, 2013

We are a regular dinner at the river spice for many years.The food is always excellent, the atmosphere
is plesant and the staffs are very polite and friendly.The service is amazing and quick.It is a fantastic
place to go with friends.

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Reviewed April 30, 2013

Went for a meal with work colleagues and was fairly impressed overall.
Service: Was incredibly prompt and the waiters really knew the menu. Perhaps there was maybe a slight bit of up-selling going on, but it wasn't too pushy.
Food: Was excellent for people who'd selected spicy dishes. I think the level of spice surprised one of our party, but overall it was as described on the menu. This makes it stand out for me, as a lot of places seem to have toned down their offerings. The Naans were really excellent. The Sauces with the popadums lacked a little something, but were by no means bad.
Location: Request a window seat if you're eating at night and you get to sit with a very pleasant view of the river.
We'd go back, as it's better than most of the other Indian restaurants in Reading - but if you're prepared to travel further afield there is better available.

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Reviewed April 29, 2013

The food was very nice, but the service was a little poor mainly due to the language barrier?! Waiters very polite and care for their customers but felt it very hard work to get understood.
Food was very nice! Location awesome too with parking.

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