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City Spice

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27 City Road, Chester CH1 3AE, England
+44 1244 326596
17:00 - 00:00
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Fri - Sat 17:00 - 01:00
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Stockton Heath, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a real bad belly etc all night and morning! Think the prawns on reflection were undercooked. I thought they were just ok but they were not, should of sent them back. Not been able to go to work today. More attention to cooking times is needed.

Thank Amanda W
Higher Kinnerton, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

On City Road adjacent to a number of other restaurants and an approx. 300m walk south from Chester railway station. Small, seats around 40 diners plus a few tables upstairs. Traditional table layout with limited space between, hence conversations can be overheard which might not suit some. Menu was typical for a curry house and we found that the quality... More 

1 Thank philip949
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

went down city spice for a meal with two mates of mine late night evening .didnt really enjoy the food even though i wanted to it tasted bland lack of seasoning..both of my mates said their food was ok nothing wow.👎

Thank salbeauty
Chester, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

I'm a regular customer at City Spice and the food is always fantastic. Its reasonably priced and the staff are welcoming and friendly. I've taken many friends here and all have agreed that the food is spot on!

1 Thank Tudormink
Nantwich, United Kingdom
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129 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

We visited on New Years eve. From the moment we walked in, we were made very welcome and seated very quickly. The menu on offer has a good variety of choice. Food was served in a timely manner and was of good quality. When in Chester next, we will return again.

2 Thank James S
Brixworth, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Called in here early Friday and surprised to find the restaurant quite empty. Not so the restaurant next door.....feeling slightly apprehensive we ordered our meal and quite honestly it was lovely......can't understand why it's not so popular. Ok, the deco is quite plain but the staff are friendly and the service is prompt.

1 Thank Thomas M
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

We went to City Spice on Boxing Day.We received a warm and friendly welcome.Our meals were delicious.I had lamb bhuna and my partner had chicken tikka patia. An excellent evening Thanks

2 Thank bleechy
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157 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Got a takeout from here. I really enjoyed it. The king prawn puri was well spiced and came on a lovely puri. I had one of the lamb specials which had nice lamb - not gristly or chewy. The aubergine side was full of flavour. It was good value as well and definitely would use them again.

1 Thank citybluemoon
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Visited on a Saturday night but we should have listened to our instincts as City Spice was empty and the similar restaurant next door was packed. The meals were cool sliced meat in a hot watery tomato based sauce which all tasted the same except the Korma which was very good.

Thank Cameron M
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90 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

After walking round Chester all afternoon we decided to have our evening meal at this restaurant. We were show to our table by friendly staff who then took out orders . We decided on their set meal deal. The starters arrived hot and well cooked followed later by the main meals and side dishes. Through out the meal the staff... More 

2 Thank redwharfe

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Halal
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 01:00
17:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 City Road, Chester CH1 3AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 326596

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