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The Spice Inn

Ritherup Lane | Prescot, Rainhill L35 4NZ, England
+44 151 493 0334
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good13%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (13 reviews)
“poppadoms” (10 reviews)
“rice” (5 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ritherup Lane | Prescot, Rainhill L35 4NZ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently had a very enjoyable family meal at this restaurant. Service was excellent and the food delicious. The dining area is comfortable and intimate and does not suffer from the annoying build up of noise encountered in many modern restaurants that have overlooked acoustics.

Thank scallyetch
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very disappointing. I had a Baltimore and it was probably the worst Baltimore I have ever eaten. It was clearly cook a while ago and reheated placed in a bowl and served as if it was fresh. It was not over warm and was a...More

Thank Atardvark
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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

After hearing some negative reviews on this place, I was a bit nervous eating here, however the atmosphere was relaxed, the staff were friendly and the service was prompt. When the starters arrived, I believed the negative reviews to be correct. I had duck which...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant as a group of 4 on a Christmas Eve after prior booking. As expected it was very busy. Located inside the Coach and Horses pub in Rainhill they have re-furbished the space to a high standard, providing a contemporary innovative experience....More

Thank adrian3694
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Lovely little restaurant. First visit last night. We were served hot and tasty food without having to wait too long, friendly staff and nothing was too much trouble. Really enjoyed it here. I can recommend it- we eat A LOT of curry!! Very reasonable prices....More

Thank DAWNR746
Reviewed 25 November 2017

The Coach and Horses pub on Rainhill Road houses "The Spice Inn" across the back of the pub. Quite a few tables available but we were given a corner where 7 of us enjoys the food. Great selection if you know your Indian cuisine (which...More

Thank steve g
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

So many people recommended this Indian. It was so worth the visit. The food is outstanding. Everything is so fresh My new favourite place

Thank Amylouisem1992
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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Went spice inn for 1st time tonight for a Saturday night it was very quiet but next door in the pub the footy was on so maybe that’s why quiet, me and the husband got starter each I got malia penneer he got tandoori prawns...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2017

We visited The Spice Inn yesterday as we couldn't get a table at our usual Indian Restaurant in Rainhill. When I phoned to book I was told they could squeeze us in at 6:30 but they'd need the table by 8 - not an auspicious...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Love the food here! Interesting menu, always full and "buzzing". Would have no hesitation in recommending. Best in the surrounding area. Staff helpful and friendly. Food well presented and quality. Had a lady with us tonight and she said "best Indian ever!" Two little lovely...More

Thank Paul C
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17 December 2016|
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Response from gybe53 | Reviewed this property |
As vegan requirements are very specific, I would suggest you contact the restaurant directly and enquire.
5 November 2015|
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Response from NightNurse1957 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Sorry I never noticed , but if you speak with the owner or staff I am sure they will do you a meal without spices. Some of the dishes are very low on heat , my Mrs doesn't like hot either , but she loves it here, she has... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ritherup Lane | Prescot, Rainhill L35 4NZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Rainhill
  • Phone Number: +44 151 493 0334
  • E-mail
Salaam, Namaste and welcome to the Spice Inn. Here we challenge the nation that Indian cuisine is created using age old recipes and ideas. In fact, we believe that Indian food should constantly adapt. Our chef's have an outstanding expertise in conjuring up dishes that combine Asian methodology with a European template to produce distinctive layers of flavours to give a unique taste sensation. Our menu includes only the finest of ingredients, authentic herbs & spices plus rare & unusual specialities offering a modern twist on traditional Indian cuisine. Our highly experienced & attentive waiting team aspire to provide you with seamless service ensuring your every need is met.
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