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Himalayan Spice

££ - £££Indian, Asian,
31 New Street | The Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2NA, England
+44 1752 252211
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (66 reviews)
“chicken” (32 reviews)
“poppadoms” (19 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 23:00 Hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
31 New Street | The Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2NA, England
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1 - 10 of 333 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Looks good from far but is far from good We where seated in the back room (not nice). Food was not bad but not special either but very expensive. Menu has nothing to do with real Himalayan food. Staff nice, check to expensive for the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank GeorgeJansen
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Came here with family and had a really nice meal. The staff were friendly and helpful. The only slight dissapointment was where we sat, in the back room. It wasn't very atmospheric and we did feel a little forgotten but it was made better when...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Katy B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have eaten at Himalyan Spice on several occasions before a ferry crossing to France and it is always a great way to start the holiday. terrific food, good service and great value.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank DavidD8534
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A friend and I dined here on a whim just before Christmas and we were both really impressed. Despite no booking, they made space for us and the staff were all so friendly. The food arrived quickly and was delicious! One of the best Indian...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Emma B
robbiebond, Public Relations Manager at Himalayan Spice, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank-you so much Emma for your kind words, we are glad you enjoyed our delicious food and we look forward to you visiting again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have not experienced Himalayan food before, so can't comment on it's authenticity, but the two Indian style dishes we ordered, Butter Chicken and Chicken Jalfirezi, were lovely. The Jalfirezi in particular was appropriately hot (usually too timid elsewhere). All the usual accompaniments you get...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Morvoren
robbiebond, Public Relations Manager at Himalayan Spice, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank-you so much for the amazing review. We appreachiate your words incredibly and we are glad you enjoyed our delicious, and yes, authentic food! We look forward to seeing you again! Thankyou!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food, friendly service and reasonable prices. Salmon curry was delicious (Bulsa?). Bit hidden but a good find.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank southwestsam411
robbiebond, Public Relations Manager at Himalayan Spice, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thankyou for your review. We are glad you enjoyed our reasonable prices and friendly service. We do hope that you return soon and we look forward to seeing you!

Reviewed 4 December 2018 via mobile

Brilliant food in this historic old building..very friendly staff..all allergies are catered for...the drinks are reasonably priced..advise you to book

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank lookey01
robbiebond, Public Relations Manager at Himalayan Spice, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2018

Thank-you for your comments, we are glad you enjoyed our food, drinks and kind staff. If you haven't already, try giving our facebook a like so you can keep up to date with us.

Reviewed 2 December 2018

Yet again. A pleasant visit to our favourite restaurant. Food is just lush. The staff are very very friendly and polite. They are always happy to help and to meet our needs. If you love curry, I surly recommend a visit. Set in lovely location...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank starchild121
robbiebond, Public Relations Manager at Himalayan Spice, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2018

Thank-you for your kind comments, we are glad that your are returning too us and that you enjoy our food, especially the Vindaloo, and atmospheric location. We can't wait to see you again for your nect curry night! If you haven't already, try giving our...More

Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Food was excellent I had a chicken vindaloo was nice and hot. price of the meal was very good would definitely recommend.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank J3707AUdavidp
robbiebond, Public Relations Manager at Himalayan Spice, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2018

Hi David, Thank-you for your kind comments and reccomendation! We are glad you enjoyed our Vindaloo and we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

I’ve visited this area many times and didn’t know about this place, but I’m glad we found it by accident. On a small road behind the quayside pubs, this is a properly good Indian. Much bigger than it looks from first impression, they had no...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank A5175QOdavidc
robbiebond, Public Relations Manager at Himalayan Spice, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2018

Thank-you for the rating and comments, we are glad you managed to find us! Despite us being aggreably tucked away! See you again shortly.

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Mac M
20 July 2015|
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Response from Traveler703760 |
Yes our food is halal.
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Hilly J
23 June 2015|
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Response from Crow M | Reviewed this property |
Don't know if they have ramps but the steps from the cobbled street and the narrow old internal configuration make it unlikely that anyone in a wheel chair even with several muscular helpers would be able to use this... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 23:00
Monday
06:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 23:00
Thursday
06:00 - 23:00
Friday
06:00 - 23:30
Saturday
06:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 New Street | The Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2NA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1752 252211
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