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Pinch of Spice

29 Esk Street, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
+64 3-218 9244
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (8 reviews)
“naan bread” (8 reviews)
“curries” (7 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
29 Esk Street, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for lunch and got the special, choice of curry, rice, Baan bread and a beverage. Our group chose 4 different vegetarian curries and no one was disappointed. Decor is simple--this is not a fancy place, service was pleasant and quick. A great...More

Thank BillWaring1953
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's not authentic Indian food but it's good if you're craving for some Indian. The paneer tikka masala was just full of cream. Affordable prices. Great service.

Thank Riotien
Reviewed 4 February 2018

The man who owns the restaurant is the waiter and he is wonderful and friendly and took very good care of us. He made sure everything was spiced perfectly to our taste and worked with our dietary restrictions. We were in Invercargill for 4 days...More

Thank Tobin R
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Went for lunch first time here. Wasn't expecting much from this modest restaurant, but I was incredibly wrong. Portions for the $15 lunch were just enough to be filling and satisfying. The lamb curry I ordered had heaps of heat without compromising the integrity of...More

Thank caesar707
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

I insist my friend to dine here as it was his first visit to this place. Now after dine in he is offering me to take this place for next visit. Good on you team. Keep up the good work. Cheers

Thank Aryan N
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Visited as a family. Awesome food and the owner / manager is a very nice a hospitable person. Generous portion sizes. Feels like you are eating jn India. Strongly reccomend eating there if you are in around Invercargill

Thank Maheshwaran G
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Delicious food. Excellent Service. Best Indian food our family had during our recent travel in New Zealand.

Thank Wijitha A
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

The wait was a bit long but it was well worth it. Delicious food at a reasonable price. Everything was fresh and tasty. Friendly and professional service. Loved it.

Thank Matthieu B
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

This little Indian restaurant seems to do a great trade in takeaway which is little wonder. The food is more than a notch or two better than we’d expected in Invercargill and better than most we’ve had in Sydney (which has an abundance of Indian...More

Thank MrsWaterhouse
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Small restaurant with 6 tables, seating for max 20. Very competent staff who does all to accomodate. Not licensed. Food fantastic with the “clean” feeling. 2 dish’s, rice and naan bread $38

Thank David R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Esk Street, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Invercargill
  • Phone Number: +64 3-218 9244
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Pinch of Spice offers authenticity in each dish present on the menu and offers traditional Indian cuisine. Dining at Pinch of Spice is wonderful holistic experience ; everything that greets you upon entering the place makes you feel special and pampered. The exclusive range of cuisine at the restaurant has a wide variety offering mouth watering vegetarian and non vegetarian delicacies.
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