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Britannia Spice

££ - £££
Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi, Balti
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Ocean Drive 150 Commercial Street, Edinburgh EH6 6LB, Scotland
+44 131 555 2255
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:30
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:30
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Good food and good service! Went for a curry after seeing it online. Nothing bad to say, good all round! Even prepared a dessert we requested which not many people order or know about! Thanks to the management for that!

Thank Richandmanu
Eyemouth, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

On a recent visit to the Ocean Drive area of Edinburgh we called into Britannia Spice for a meal. Being a wheelchair user, we had to use the rear entrance which, in the dark, was a bit tricky to manage, made more so needing to hold two sets of double doors open to get in. Nevertheless when a member of... More 

Thank neilmcmurdo
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

small portions, very expensive, very slow getting food and quality and amount disappointing. large restaurant but other than ourselves there were only three other people eating, they need to ask themselves why.

Thank James T
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My companion and I dined there last night. While our meal was at best passable, our fellow diners encountered some problems with their meal and the way the management dealt with the issue has left me as cold as their dining room. I was appalled to hear the manager call a customer 'disgusting' because she had not enjoyed her meal.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was very simply to say for chef and the staff very very very good,, And of course the food my favourite Lamb chops and yes okra my most favourite was deeeelllllicious Specially thanks Dr. Walli Uddin Such beautiful Human Being

Thank Tanveer H
Paisley, Scotland
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371 reviews
187 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stay in the nearby Holiday Inn Express twice a year and always eat here at least once per visit. We do not eat Asian/Indian/Thai food as a rule so we are in no way connoisseurs but always find the food very appetising and the staff welcoming and courteous. So much so that this visit we ate... More 

Thank granPaisley
Forfar, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the second time we've visited this restaurant and again the food was very good. The service here is also very good and the restaurant is very nice inside. Good location at Ocean terminal, will definitely go back when in the area again.

Thank Brian B
Newcastle upon tyne
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60 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited as staying at hotel nearby. Had popadoms & chutneys & they were ok . Had a lamb jalfrezi for main with a veg pilau. Lovely , lamb was tender & cooked to perfection. The meal was generously spiced & rice was also good. Staff friendly & service was very good.

Thank dingabel
Garstang, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Visited on a Groupon deal, given a choice of table, restaurant has a nice boat theme. We had our order taken quickly and popadoms arrived with our drinks. Drinks not too expensive, quick service portions good and a nice choice of different dishes. Staff were very attentive. Our little boys loved it! Our 8 year old said I ate too... More 

Thank ythmsn
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17 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Really enjoyed this restaurant the food was lovely not too dear. Beer a little dear though . Only spoilt by the fact the place was quite chilly so take a good cargi. Service is excellent

Thank John R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$14 - US$30
Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi, Balti
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ocean Drive 150 Commercial Street, Edinburgh EH6 6LB, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 555 2255
From its location in a former whisky bond close to the waterfront at Leith, Britannia Spice has been attracting Edinburgh's diners to its multi-ethnic blend of exotic eastern cooking since 2000. Drawing on the traditional cuisine of India, Bangladesh, Thailand and Nepal, the critically acclaimed dishes are served in a nautically-inspired interior with an airy yet intimate ambience.

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