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23 Spring St, Williamstown, MA 01267-2836
+1 413-458-5200
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11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
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Tue - Sun 11:30 - 14:30
Fri 17:00 - 22:30
Sat - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
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Provincetown, Massachusetts
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304 reviews
199 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

My husband and I recently spent three nights in The Berkshires in Western Massachusetts and "Spice Root" was recommended by our motel. We were very happy that we followed up on this recommendation. We were welcomed (without a reservation) and were seated immediately. I ordered "Zalfrezi" and my husband ordered "Home Spice Curry", both "medium" and both with chicken. In... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Great service and good food, enough said. We visited Spice Root having not visited an Indian Restaurant in the US before. Hailing from the UK where we are blessed with a huge volume of very good Indian Restaurants across the country, we are spoiled for choice and we were keen to see if the US variant would be just as... More 

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Charente
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Disappointing Indian meal.....we were welcomed by a very pleasant young waiter who brought us iced water but from then onwards this was a disappointing experience. The food we ordered was delivered very quickly...in retrospect too quickly by a fairly unsmiling older man and my Ragara Patties were still fridge cold in the middle and luke warm on the outside. The... More 

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New Haven, Connecticut
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76 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Food was decent, felt like home cooked, which was nice.Some dishes were creamy.Overall OK experience.

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Rye, New York
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214 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

The service is excellent and the environment is lovely and welcoming. The food is average with a lot of choices. If vegetarian is a preference this would be a good choice. The prices are moderate which is also a plus. Being use to to outstanding Indian food this is not up to our standards but in the small community it... More 

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1 Thank Estell S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

This restaurant was so good last year when we visited Williamstown MA that I wanted to go back again this year. Try the Spice Root Samosa Chaat for starters. It was delicious!

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Greenwich, Connecticut
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

We have eaten here whenever we visit Williamstown. The food is very flavorful and not very spicy. Chilli paste is available upon request. The buffet has vegetarian and non-vegetarian items. The restaurant is clean , bright and tastefully decorated in an Indian motif. The staff is friendly and generally knowledgeable about ingredients. I did not give it 5 stars because... More 

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Wellesley, Massachusetts
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243 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Between the Clark Art Institute and a play, I stopped for lunch. Great folks and food. Lamb Samoa and shrimp kebab with a beer. Wonderful. Everything was fresh and delicious.

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North Adams, Massachusetts
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74 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

When in Williamstown this is a popular destination for above average Indian food. Usually we go for the terrific and affordable lunch buffet. It's best to get there at noon. When dishes run out they are not always refreshed. It's also popular for dinner and always mobbed on weekends.

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Vashon, WA
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

This restaurant serves up authentic Indian food in a comfortable environment. Service is attentive and the food arrived promptly. We love Indian food and enjoyed sharing several dishes. We would go back if we are ever in Williamstown again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Buffet, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Spring St, Williamstown, MA 01267-2836
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Williamstown
  • Phone Number: +1 413-458-5200

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