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The School of Spice

121 High Street, Shepperton TW17 9BL, England
+44 1932 242728
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (27 reviews)
“rice” (5 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
121 High Street, Shepperton TW17 9BL, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have known this restaurant and the family for maybe 20 years. The family own and run this fine restaurant. I have never had cause to complain either about the food or service. Always excellent quality ingredients and service. Lovely atmospheric building too. Just had my...More

Thank clemsteve
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to this restaurant many times over the years and will continue to go there as long as it is around because the food from School of Spice is always amazing without exception. I have been to many different curry restaurants and am...More

Thank AmeSandAdyE
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

I love the School of Spice. They have a bar you can sit at, read the paper, The Times, and have a pint of Kingfisher, as they prepare your food to suit your timescale. The staff are very friendly and the menu is refreshingly varied...More

1  Thank Ian L
Reviewed 9 September 2018

We travelled to SofS on a recommendation. I'll keep this factual. A friendly welcome and what looked like complimentary bottle of water awaited us. After about 10 minutes a waiter took our order and took away the water. Our food arrived around 40 minutes after...More

1  Thank Abigail C
f7861, Manager at The School of Spice, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. I just wanted to amend the facts for other trip advisor readers. I agree with some of your comments. When you arrived the restaurant was already busy. Staff showed you and your partner to a table but you requested to...More

Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

A group of 7 of us visited on a midweek evening. The restaurant may look a little run down from the outside - the front door is falling off its hinges ! But the food is very well prepared and tasty. The tandoor food was...More

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 25 July 2018

Good indian cuisine - visited on a very hot evening so restaurant wasn't busy. Service was good but if anything a little obtrusive - they were too eager and keen to please

Thank janWalton
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

I used to work in Chertsey and visited this restaurant back then. I was surprised to see that it was still there and that the owner was still the same. Food is fantastic and would definitely recommend the chilli chicken dish - nice and spicy....More

Thank Raj P
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

I would thoroughly recommend this restaurant. The food was amazing as were the waiting staff. The history of the building is fabulous, an Old school, hence the restaurant name. Disabled parking just outside on the street. I will definitely be back soon. Fabulous!

Thank zoederbyshire_UK
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Ever since the Shapla closed we've been looking for a replacement local Indian and it looks like school of spice could be the one. On a quiet weekday night we received excellent service, good quality food and portions that were just right, i.e.not too large...More

Thank Mike T
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Popped in the other week with a couple of friends, hadn’t been for a while but was pleasantly surprised to see they have given the place a refurb, most notably on the seating which is very smart. Food was spot on and good service, and...More

Thank Brad O
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121 High Street, Shepperton TW17 9BL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Shepperton
  • Phone Number: +44 1932 242728
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