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Spice Rack


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Certificate of Excellence2017 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Indian, Asian
Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
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Reviewed 14 February 2019

went here with 2 girlfriends we had not booked but were lucky they had space and we were seated straight away,menu selection is great vast choice,we ordered several dishes to share both chicken and vegetarian all where very tasty with good size portions accompanied with...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank denise g
Reviewed 12 January 2019

When we walked in I was not expecting much as the restaurant façade is tired and looks cheap. There is only one mixed toilet which was not clean... However the service was good but best of all the food was outstanding … some of the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank nikkirhys
Reviewed 22 November 2018

Lots of competition for Indian restaurants in Harpenden but this is a different concept being more small plates etc. The food is very flavoursome - 6 of us had the sharing platters, which meant you got to try lots of different things that maybe you...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank PJT99
Reviewed 8 November 2018

Do not pay any attention to the poor reviews about this restaurant. Been many time over the past few years, always excellent food, friendly staff and nothing is too much trouble for them. Have taken many friends, some who have never had Indian food, and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank sallydanks
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Second visit and it did not disappoint. Vast array of original dishes in tapas/ bite size portions which is great for sharing or trying dishes you have not had before in addition to the usual standard curry options. Good quality food, cooked to perfection and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Harps345
Reviewed 20 September 2018

We zipped in here before a show at Harpenden Hall and were delighted with our experience. The food was spicier than usual which for us was a pleasure, as we think Indian restaurants generally seem bland and samey these days. Food very hot heat wise,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Pat W
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Went for a meal two month ago with my husband and son and food was fantastic ! Had a take away tonight and was equally as good. Full of flavour and good size portions. We have tried many dishes and all very authentic. Highly recommend....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank chrisferg1
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Very disappointed with my visit here, came with a party of 10 and service was terrible. There was one girl doing drinks and one girl serving a full restaurant. Full credit to them, they worked hard all night but the restaurant is short staffed and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 89AlanP
Reviewed 1 September 2018

I get a lot of Inidan, usually get cinnamon which is another local restaurant but thought I would try this due to others telling me it was good. Have to say, as this is what they do for a living, its pretty terrible. Honesty, if...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Paulrhod
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Visited with husband and his 2 teenagers according to the 14yr old he would like to eat there every day. The food was delicious and the staff were very pleasant we certainly didn't feel rushed either which is always nice. Portion sizes could have been...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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