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Headley Common | Great Warley, Brentwood CM13 3HS, England
+44 1277 226645
12:00 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 17:30 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 00:00
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Colchester, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

Another converted public house taking on the identity of an Indian restaurant. Really good service, the food excellent especially the 'manchurian chicken', a dish from the Manchuria district of India. This place has a dance floor and bar on the floor, very tasteful. Worth the 35 mile drive

Thank Aaron H
United Kingdom
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69 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2015

One of our favourite Indian restaurants. The food is fresh and beautifully cooked. The service is fabulous and the location is superb. Always a warm welcome by the staff. The menu is extensive and the food is always delicious.

Thank DebPhelps83
London, England, United Kingdom
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124 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2015

As a party of 30 people we worked our way through just about every dish in the menu, the feedback from everyone was the same... really really good food! The menu has a section for the old favourites but there is a wide range of fabulous dishes I've only seen in places like Tooting and Birmingham. Clearly this kitchen knows... More 

Thank MarkTindal
Billericay, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2015

Called in here 8pm Fri eve August without a booking - 3 of us and had a drink and were seating quickly - v good menu and drinks and service - if you wanted something they would get it - the food was excellent and def the best Jalfrezi dish i have had ever - the quality and style was... More 

Thank MrEasyGoingBloke
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

In other Indian restaurants I've eaten in they're typically small and cosy with tables quite close together. Headley Spice isn't like that, it's very spacious and quite large really which has its positives but as a negative it can feel very echoey and empty with no atmosphere. My partner and I did go on a Tuesday early evening so perhaps... More 

Thank LethbridgeLondon
Billericay, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

Having eaten at the restaurant before and had nice meals we were looking forward to our next visit. Saturday night was the busiest I have seen it and I think the service and quality of the cooking suffered. It will be awhile before we try the Headley Spice again.

4 Thank Kevin B
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105 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2015

we went as a family group and we were taken to a god seat with plenty of space the menu had a wide verity of dishes with lots of spice to mild creamy dishes for everyone. service was quick and the dishes looked really nicely presented.

Thank Izy S
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2015

Food is great - but it should be at the cost. What wasn't very good tonight was the service - gave up waiting to order dessert and just got the bill... table next to us were waiting an hour for mains... Guys, remember you are only as good as your last table...

6 Thank DavidStump
Watford, United Kingdom
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167 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

What a wonderful meal we had here at lunchtime on Sunday. The standard of the meal was outstanding with all of us thoroughly enjoying the meal, however at just over £20 a meal including drinks for the eight of us we did find it an expensive treat. Originally we thought it unusual for the place to be empty on a... More 

Thank Dave L
North Kingstown, Rhode Island
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 7 August 2015

3 Members of my Family visited on a busy thursday evening. Eaten at restaurant before and looked forward to a return visit. As previous, the food was exceptional. We all had varied dishes from, Salmon to Crab Bhuna, Chicken Madras. Various mixture of starters. We often dine at the more famous Taayabs in the East-End, Veeraswamys in Regent St, so... More 

Thank Desmond B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Headley Common | Great Warley, Brentwood CM13 3HS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Borough of Brentwood  >  Brentwood
  • Phone Number: +44 1277 226645

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