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The Spice Route

Rhuvoult, Rhiconich IV27 4RH, Scotland
+44 1971 521301
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“curries” (9 reviews)
“pilau” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Rhuvoult, Rhiconich IV27 4RH, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 May 2017

Staying overnight at places on the NC500 route and we really wanted to stay here for longer as the self contained addition to the house was perfect with a well stocked fridge with nibbles and breakfast choices, a superb bathroom and a cosy lounge with...More

Thank Strachanna2013
Michael G, Owner at The Spice Route, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Thanks so much for taking the time to leave a review and we are really pleased you enjoyed our food and your stay with us. Cooking authentic regional Asian food is a real passion of ours and to be able to share it with guests...More

Reviewed 21 November 2016

My wife and I travelled a round trip of 140 miles today to pick up a selection of Indian dishes from Spice Route. We enjoyed some of the dishes when we got home. What I can say is the food was well worth the trip....More

Thank John M
Michael G, Owner at The Spice Route, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our food and we're glad the long trip was worth it. We believe by using top quality Scottish produce and making our masalas from scratch we are able to offer tasty, healthy dishes which capture...More

Reviewed 7 September 2016

Fantastic situation, very clean an well presented. B&B with a twist. Self serviced mini apartment with a view. The owners run The Spice Route Asian food service and we ordered a meal on our nights stay. It was very, very enjoyable, Not cheap but worth...More

Thank fergiet
Michael G, Owner at The Spice Route, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2016

Thanks for taking the time to review us, we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit. Our food is prepared using the finest Scottish meat and our prawns are landed locally. We are glad you agree that this combined with our approach to make our...More

Reviewed 6 September 2016

One of the best curries I have ever eaten. if you're in the area its a must, these people really know what they are doing

Thank whippet-oil
Michael G, Owner at The Spice Route, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2016

Thanks for taking the time to give us feedback, we are so pleased you enjoyed our food. Our recipes are based on what we tasted then learned to cook in the various regions of South Asia we have had the privilege to visit. Dhanyavad.

Reviewed 28 August 2016

Anam Cara is an unusual facility in that it is more a serviced self-catering than a traditional B&B......we enjoyed that aspect and the food provided was excellent. The welcome by Mike and Lucy was warm. The location is somewhat remote though magnificent and we were...More

Thank AMLAyr
Michael G, Owner at The Spice Route, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2016

Thanks for taking the time to give us feedback and we are so pleased you enjoyed our food and your stay. The discrepancy with the photo on our website was the addition of a coffee table we added following a request for a little more...More

Reviewed 26 August 2016

We stayed at Anam Cara Croft for two nights as part of our tour around Scotland. beautiful location, amazing. Lucy and Mike are brilliant hosts and we were made to feel very welcome. The curries are not the normal take away curries, because they are...More

Thank daviesb47
Michael G, Owner at The Spice Route, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2016

Dear Dave and Bernadette, thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are so pleased you enjoyed our authentic curries and your stay with us. What we cook is simple authentic food, made from scratch just the way it is at home...More

Reviewed 9 August 2016

We sailed into Kinlochbervie looking for a special meal for our ruby wedding anniversary. Having looked at the local hotel we decided that was not for us & then saw an advert for the Spice route. We ordered a meal with accompaniments which was delivered...More

Thank Sue_and_N
Michael G, Owner at The Spice Route, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2016

Thanks for taking the time to review our food, this was the first delivery to a visiting yacht, we are so pleased you enjoyed it and we could contribute to your ruby wedding anniversary.. Dhanyavad.

Reviewed 4 July 2016

What an absolute gem of a place. Hidden off an unclassified road on just a few miles from Kinlochbervie, The Spice Route at Anam Cara Croft at Rhuvolt by Inshegra is a must for anyone visiting the area. My family and I had the takeaway...More

Thank Valerie C
Michael G, Owner at The Spice Route, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2016

Thanks for taking the time to review our food, we are so pleased you enjoyed it. And yes we have a chip and pin machine so can take cards here at the curry hut. Dhanyavad.

Reviewed 2 June 2016

The food is out of this world - interesting, unusual and delicate. The b and facility was superbly furnished and really special. The view from the lounge area over the loch is spectacular. Loved the home made bread and cake! Lucy and Mike were lovely...More

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Michael G, Manager at The Spice Route, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2016

Thanks so much for taking time to review us, we're really pleased you enjoyed our authentic cuisine and our surroundings here on Rhuvoult .. Dhanyavad.

Reviewed 25 May 2016

I visit Kinlochbervie on a regular basis and was recommended to try a take away curry from The Spice Route. WOW...the best curry I've ever tasted. I chose the Langoustine Malabar, which was a delicious authentic curry, with Pea Pilau and a garlic and coriander...More

Thank Diana B
Michael G, Owner at The Spice Route, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2016

Thanks so much for taking the tme to review our food, our langoustines are landed by a local Kinlochbervie based fisherman, the coconuts and tamarind for the Malabar Sauce have to travel a bit further! Hope to tickle your tastebuds again soon .. Dhanyavad.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Takeout
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 18:00
Thursday
10:00 - 18:00
Friday
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rhuvoult, Rhiconich IV27 4RH, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Caithness and Sutherland  >  Rhiconich
  • Phone Number: +44 1971 521301
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Description
The Spice Route offers authentic home-cooked ethnic food to order to the villages of Durness, Kinlochbervie and Scourie in North West Sutherland. Also now delivering to Lairg and Dornoch.We cook our food from scratch using locally sourced ingredients enhanced by the flavours and aromas of exotic spices. We offer North and South Indian food and a selection of South East Asian foods.
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