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Rice & Spice

2 Pavilion Terrace, Scarborough YO11 2JU, England
+44 1723 352823
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“thali” (116 reviews)
“curry” (96 reviews)
“rice” (62 reviews)
Closes in 2 min
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Pavilion Terrace, Scarborough YO11 2JU, England
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Reviewed 7 May 2012 via mobile

Everything was perfect with the the visit to curry leaf, wonderful authentic Sri lanken dishes, thali and sambhar have to be the best dishes also the chilli crab was to an amazing extent, waiters were wonderful, nice to see young talent put to use. Keep...More

Thank SallyBristolCity
Reviewed 16 April 2012

Desperate for food Sunday night in Scarborough and struggling when came upon this great find! Although they were closing for the night after having a really busy evening, they couldn't have been friendlier or more helpful - we were really impressed. And the food was...More

Thank Anne K
Reviewed 15 April 2012

The Curry Leaf,Scarborough was a delightful place,ambient atmosphere,first class food fresh and really tasty!all the dishes we chose were well presented by very attentive staff,prompt and pleasant service.Reasonable prices and a good variety of choices of drinks and dishes.I would highly reccomend a booking.Superb!

2  Thank 51Kathryn51
Reviewed 14 April 2012

Tried this restaurant after reading reviews on trip advisor. Small but intimate surroundings with friendly and helpful staff. Made us feel very welcome. Food was excellent and eating your curry from a banana leaf gives your meal a whole new dimension. Food was excellent and...More

Thank EllieBoden
Reviewed 14 April 2012

We had booked to take some friends to the Curry Leaf, having told them how good the food was. Arrived and ordered two starters and some poppadoms. Starters arriced in around 20 minutes, no poppadoms. Starters cleared, no poppadoms. Mains atarted arriving after another 20...More

1  Thank onyerbikeYork
Reviewed 13 April 2012

A different kind of 'curry house' specialising in southern Indian and Sri lankan food. Therefore a less extensive menu than most people might expect but much better for it! Excellent flavours and large portions result in a very good value and enjoyable meal. Would highly...More

Thank SusySmally
Reviewed 13 April 2012

Following trip advisor recommendations we visited the Curry Leaf and were not disappointed. The staff were very friendly and it was obvious that they attract regulars as many were on first name terms. This wasn't a surprise when we had the food - for once...More

Thank Cran4
Reviewed 10 April 2012

My partner and I visited The Curry Leaf over Easter weekend after reading reviews on this site. Upon being seated and viewing the menu, my partner was worried as he didn't recognise many of the dishes. In the end we both went for the Chicken...More

1  Thank Rosea81
Reviewed 9 April 2012

I was very impressed with the Curry Leaf. The food was fantastic, very authentic Sri Lankan fare with all the fragrance and delicate flavours that many curries should have, but often lack. Living in London we have access to many good South Asian restaurants and...More

Thank jillmoles
Reviewed 8 April 2012

Fantastic food good friendly service, I would recommend you book. the best meal weve had in Scarborough by a mile.

Thank Richard W
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Questions & Answers
24 August 2017|
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Response from Diane P | Reviewed this property |
There's a few steps down to the main door
Fiona L
8 August 2017|
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Response from mattwainxxxx | Reviewed this property |
No, but their chicken is excellent :)
3 November 2015|
Response from 671nurr |
Yes they are licensed. You can also pay with card as well as cash.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$20
Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Pavilion Terrace, Scarborough YO11 2JU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1723 352823
  • E-mail
Asian, Bangladeshi, Indian, SriLankan, Halal, vegetarian options, Gluten free options Bar, Free Wifi, Take Away and Home Delivery
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