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River Spice

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17 Preston Street, Brighton BN1 2HN, England
+44 1273 739183
Today
12:00 - 23:30
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 23:30
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
Fri 09:00 - 14:30
Sat 12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We stumbled across the restaurant while looking for a curry and it didn't disappoint. Starters were lovely and the curry was the best either of us had had in a long time. Would definitely recommend!

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Thank Katie W
Baku, Azerbaijan
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had another fantastic meal in River spice. It's now our favourite Indian restaurant in Brighton. The menu is great, recommend their specials particularly. It's good value for money and the house wine is very nice. The service is excellent and we have always had a good experience in the restaurant. It really should be rated up there with the best... More 

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Thank DeborahR526
Harpenden, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visit Brighton/Hove twice a year and it's my ritual to eat Indian on the first night. This is a new one on me, and I'll be coming back. The food is as clean as the decor and, being in a veggie phase at present, I was delighted with the paneer tikka and veg dhansak...nicely spiced and fresh-tasting veg. Give... More 

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Thank haydnd388
Brighton, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

I've never eaten in the restaurant and tonne honest the road it is in isn't Brighton's finest - but I have a number of friends who regularly eat in and rate it. I have only ever ordered delivery so my review is solely on the food I have had delivered. For me this is the finest Indian in Brighton. The... More 

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Thank vic79uk
Brighton, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

It's our local curry house so we eat here as often as we can and held our pre-wedding party here too, which was a great success. The food is always delicious and very good value, the service superb and the welcome unfailingly warm

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Thank Mark B
Clevedon, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

On initial sight this restaurant is very "plain". Magnolia walls, wooden furniture and no pictures. The food on the other hand is great. I tried King prawn bhuna and 3 prawns arrived, probably the biggest butterfly prawns I'd ever seen, easily three of our normal king prawns, beautifully cooked. Maybe a little more sauce for my taste, but still delightful.... More 

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Thank Wayne S
Miri, Malaysia
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95 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

This restaurant is serving Indian cuisine. Food is very tasty. They have variety of options. Good service. Good place for dinner.

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Thank Mukesh70
Oxford
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Met a friend who lives in Brighton for a midweek evening meal Good service but the resturant was empty Food very nice, happy to recommend

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Thank Donna H
Cannock, United Kingdom
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We arrived late 10pm to be told we shut at 11! So I told them to hurry up. They did. £9.95 starter main and either rice or naan. £5 bottle of cobra. Excellent meal would recommend this restaurant.

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Thank melh901
Brighton, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

The food here is always lovely and their dishes are great! Fast at delivering and their paneer cheese is amazing!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
Friday
09:00 - 14:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Preston Street, Brighton BN1 2HN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 739183

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