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Tale of Spice

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Halal
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51 Castle Street, Trowbridge, England
+44 1225 760101
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Bath, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Saturday night and most things right. Party of 4 at 8 O'Clock, the place was busy and had a good atmosphere. The staff were a bit slow to take our orders but once we ordered the service was good; the food tasty and the price reasonable. The tables are a bit close together but overall we were pleasantly surprised. It's... More 

Thank Gary W
Trowbridge, United Kingdom
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200 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have reviewed Tale of Spice before, and always rated excellent. Is it still good? Yes it is. The decor is nice, service is good, and the food is excellent. It is especially great value on a Sunday. The Sunday 'buffet' allows you to order almost anything from the normal menu. Papadum with pickle, starter, main with rice and bread, and... More 

Thank Al H
Port Talbot, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely stunning food. Staff and service was fabulous, only a short walk from the premier inn. We ordered the special roshoni chicken Hawaii and the mixed shashlick which were amazing, huge portions so best to have 1 rice between you!

Thank Pauladavies68
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came on a Sunday evening it was 6 courses for £9.99. Really nice food, great friendly staff. Only issue don't assume that change is a tip! I did tip but would have liked my change back to make that choice myself. I would recommend this restaurant

Thank spongebobby
Bath, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tonight we have once again visited The Tale Of Spice and the food was up to its usual FIRST CLASS STANDARD, tasty, good size portions and served piping hot. The restaurant is very modern and tables are all laid with fresh white linen cloths, napkins and fresh flowers. The Sunday SIX COURSE meal @ £9.95 per person is excellent value,... More 

Thank thelma d
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food always fab but they are the best in the area and know it.....! So delivery at peak times is lengthy, lengthy, lengthy and they're not that friendly.

Thank Enne130
Frome, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been getting my takeaway here for the last 10+ years and sometimes twice a week. The food is always stunning here and I won't go anywhere else in Trowbridge/Frome/Bradford on Avon.

Thank tim p
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48 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Popped in on the off chance prior to going to the movies on Friday night. Was shown a table and enjoyed a great meal at a good price. Drinks and food were served promptly and the staff were friendly. At this price it can't be beaten. Good portion sizes as well. We will return as the man said.

Thank Tomo9613
Devizes, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

the service here is acceptable but the standard of food is below average. I have visited many an indian and standards do vary. Here the food is bland, tasteless and hardly inspiring. I would not recommend this restaurant albeit the phone was constantly rining for take aways. This may be because the standard of other take aways in trowbridge is... More 

Thank Malcolm R
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185 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Saturday once again and when it comes to service and value this is one of TROWBRIDGE's top places...this place does get busy...that's good! No problem get booked in good choice of beers as well..,

Thank St4ontour

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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, Bangladeshi, Halal
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 Castle Street, Trowbridge, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Trowbridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 760101

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