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Spice Village

££ - £££Indian, Asian,
165 Havant Road | Drayton, Portsmouth PO6 1EE, England
+44 23 9237 7780
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Overview
  • Excellent18%
  • Very good16%
  • Average14%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible33%
5 days ago
“Colin”
6 days ago
“Good food, but not enough staff to cope ”
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
165 Havant Road | Drayton, Portsmouth PO6 1EE, England
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

This is my favourite indian restaurant for the food not the service its just too slow .So top tip is have poppadoms and a starter if busy.

Thank Jonathan37
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Ordered a takeaway and was told it would be about 40 minutes. I waited for the full time before I left home which is a 10 minute drive away. Arrived at the restaurant to absolute chaos!!!! I understand Saturday night's are busy but............. there were...More

Thank Anita P
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Goodness!! Been to Spice Village numerous times.... more for take-aways... The food is the best I have had in the UK...only matched by restaurants when I worked in India. Yes...agreed not fast but excellent quality! My recommends to others meet with the same response! So...to...More

2  Thank mward56
Reviewed 21 January 2018

This place runs on total chaos. Arrived at our table last night for 7.30pm but didn't actually eat the meal until about 9.15pm despite staff saying "five minutes". One member of staff we tried to speak with couldn't speak English and ran off to find...More

3  Thank Claireynotverywarey0
Reviewed 14 December 2017

The only good thing here is a very acceptable Onion Bhaji. Everything else was poor or terrible. The service cannot be described as such and I would have scored it zero or minus if possible. You need to waste at least two and a half...More

2  Thank Nigle L
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Food is good, service is terrible. I have eaten here probably about 6-7 times including takeaways. The food is always good, but the enjoyment is taken away by the poor service. The wait can be frustrating and upon asking for updates they seem to be...More

Thank robdrayton2017
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

I have been working in the Portsmouth area for over a year now and quite enjoy a good Indian meal (I happen to be Indian myself). Therefore I consider that I have the credentials to critique an Indian restaurant. I have eaten in & had...More

Thank bazzy001
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I'd just like to say we have been to this restaurant about 4 times now and each time the food has been excellent. The service was good in taking our order and bringing out our food. We waiting about 5 minutes for the bill but...More

Thank TwitTwoo1
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Been there more than 10 times, I must say it’s use to be saviour as I wanted to eat anything indian. Food quality is good but could have been more better. Portion size are fine. Service definitely needs improvement especially when the guy at counter...More

Thank Kushal L L
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Went on recommendation. It was an interesting evening to say the least. We arrived at 8pm, we'd booked a table. We had to ask to be served drinks at around 8.15. The poor girl was running around like a headless chicken whilst her parents hid...More

1  Thank Sam H
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Restaurant Details

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After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 23:30
Monday
17:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
17:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
17:30 - 23:30
Thursday
17:30 - 23:30
Friday
17:00 - 00:00
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Havant Road | Drayton, Portsmouth PO6 1EE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 23 9237 7780
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