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The Spice

18 The Quay, Bideford EX39 2HF, England
+44 1237 471133
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good26%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible19%
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“curry” (17 reviews)
“best indian” (3 reviews)
“take away” (5 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti
$$ - $$$
18 The Quay, Bideford EX39 2HF, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a takeaway from here whilst on Holiday for Half term. The food was good, cant complain about any of it. I think they were having issues with deliveries as a few people phoned up to complain about the amount of time it was taking...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were on holiday in Bideford and decided to go for an Indian for a birthday meal. We weren't disappointed. The food was lovely and the portions were massive. The only thing that let it down for us was that we asked them to bring...More

Thank taylorshell
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Started wrong when the waiter couldn’t figure out the drinks. Reached peak when food came out, being half south asian, having spent a fair amount of time working in south Asia and regularly eating good indian food this was without a doubt The Worst indian...More

Thank VikingKrishna
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We went to this restaurant as it has both Indian and Thai food on the menu, however after we had made our choices we were then informed that the Thai chef hadn't arrived and there would be at least 30 minute wait . We decided...More

Thank TravellingRachel
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Went by to have Rogan Josh, Vegetable Pulao, Mixed Tandori and Naan. Rogan josh tasted nothing but turmeric, had nothing to do with Kashmiri food or Indian, think my kids would make better actually. It's a bad joke. Vegetable pulao was fried rice with turmeric...More

Thank vk k
Reviewed 11 September 2017

When we saw the formica tables and paper serviettes and had low expectations. However the food was very good. We have a curry at least once a month and this is at the top of the middle. The service was very good and friendly. The...More

Thank gjrouse
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We have had mixed results from here. This time wonderful hot and on time as we had ordered takeaway to be delivered. All the food was hot. Fresh and very tasty.

Thank Nick L
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

After deliberating what to eat decided on Indian Nothing to impressive from the outside but went in Service was prompt Had the food......yummmmmmmy is the word I have a dansak wherever I go and I was not disappointed one of the best I had Good...More

Thank Rachel C
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Located on the seafront in Bideford. Firstly sadly the beer was kinda off. Asked for a cobra and was told they only had kingfisher, which was fine. It just tasted wrong. Had a dishwater taste to it. Anyway , to the food.... we had a...More

Thank london902
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

.... but nothing special. We visited with a party of five and found the service very slow which, when we queried this, we are told "it is on its way ". The food was okay, a little greasy, but lacking in taste.

Thank Jenny H
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Indian, Asian, Balti
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 The Quay, Bideford EX39 2HF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Torridge  >  Bideford
  • Phone Number: +44 1237 471133
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