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Britannia Spice

#1,505 of 1,893 Restaurants in Edinburgh
$$ - $$$Indian, Asian,
Ocean Drive 150 Commercial Street, Edinburgh EH6 6LB, Scotland
+44 131 555 2255
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good21%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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Open Now
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Ocean Drive 150 Commercial Street, Edinburgh EH6 6LB, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 549 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Met for lunch with my friend. She got a Groupon vouchers. What a disappointment! We were the only one for lunch. You would think the service would have been efficient and attentive was very wrong. Ordered a tea got a tea bag and hot water...More

Thank Waterfront2018
Reviewed 4 days ago

It is a while since we last frequented Britannia Spice, once our favourite Indian Restaurant. Sadly we found a restaurant in need of refurbishment and a damned good clean. The once shining brass banisters were visibly dirty and tarnished. Many, many hand-marks clearly visible. The...More

Thank boosySoo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Avoid, absolutely disgusting food and the waiters allegedly white coats are covered in food and filthy. We were made to feel like scum because we had a grouping voucher and because we didn’t show it before we ate the manager came over and was so...More

Thank elainenapier
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Twice I've eaten in the Britannia Spice now. Twice I wasn't disappointed. The staff were wonderful. The food was even better! Flavours to tantalize and delight the pallet. Walked away feeling completely satisfied with the service, the food, the staff, and the surroundings. I highly...More

Thank Em S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went there with my friend. I had a group-on voucher and thought we would give it ago... We where welcomed when we came in the door with a grunt from an older man, he took us to a table for two and pulled out...More

Thank Frequentflyer1993
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a meal tonight using the taste card which is meant to be buy one meal get one free if you show the card before ordering but the portions were more like taster portions my husband had chicken pakora it was 3 tiny little...More

1  Thank valwatson1975
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife bought a voucher for this place, first and last time we are doing that because it caused great confusion as the vital part refused to print, not that I realised, never having had one before. The owner/manager here was excellent in his handling...More

Thank FoodieOswestry
Reviewed 7 May 2018

One of my family members purchased a Groupon for this restaurant and we decided to join them. Although, by the end of the meal, we all wish we had not even bothered. We tried to call the restaurant to book a table and we were...More

Thank michele b
Reviewed 25 April 2018

Last came to this restaurant 20 years ago. Less competition then generally but a very good restaurant. Sadly this is no longer the case. Restaurant very quiet. Manager on a phone the whole time instead of managing customers. Decor 20 years old. Generally food okay...More

1  Thank lancsfox
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Very decent food and priced fairly. Starters were nice and the lamb aloo delicious. Very friendly service. A pleasant visit.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$14 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ocean Drive 150 Commercial Street, Edinburgh EH6 6LB, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 555 2255
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Description
From its location in a former whisky bond close to the waterfront at Leith, Britannia Spice has been attracting Edinburgh's diners to its multi-ethnic blend of exotic eastern cooking since 2000. Drawing on the traditional cuisine of India, Bangladesh, Thailand and Nepal, the critically acclaimed dishes are served in a nautically-inspired interior with an airy yet intimate ambience.
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