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Simply Spice - CLOSED

5 High Street, Rye TN31 7JE, England
+44 1797 224222
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
10 Jan 2017
“A sad decline...”
5 Jan 2017
“New Years Eve”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
5 High Street, Rye TN31 7JE, England
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1 - 10 of 107 reviews

Reviewed 10 January 2017

When thus restaurant first opened it was a breath of fresh air. Nice décor, light, kinda modern. The food was good, although never quite spicy enough. It has some competition in Rye and although being in a prime location seems to have succumbed to the...More

3  Thank Tim W
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We popped in on New Years Eve for something to eat, said they had space and when we came back we were the only ones there, which was a bit of a worry. But the food was excellent and the service friendly and good .

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Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Only one waiter who was reluctant to honour voucher code. Showed code before ordering and again when paying. Waiter said we had not shown code at start. Food was very poor and salty mint sauce was awful. My my son and I both had very...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2016

first time here a great place to eat service was good and very friendly .hopefully go back soon in the near future

1  Thank iguana1
Reviewed 21 October 2016

the only visible staff member present when we there, was only interested in his long distance mobile call, and not what we wanted, the coke was warm, the service piss poor, he tried overcharging us, but I noticed his error ? food was actually not...More

1  Thank howard s
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Food is ok .but the portions a bit on the small side. Parking nearby is a nightmare ,so if you are disabled this is a no go.

Thank Dean J
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Our usual Indian restaurant was shut on a Sunday lunchtime so we tried Simply Spice for the first time. We arrived at 1.30 and although there was no one else eating, they were happy to serve us. The food was very good and the price...More

1  Thank Adam-Rye-UK
Reviewed 17 September 2016

On previous visits to Rye, I've been a frequent visitor here but suspect the ownership has changed and as a result, quality has suffered. For a start, there was a mix up over drinks; x2 Cobras were ordered but 2 glasses of Coke arrived. This...More

2  Thank GrandesRocques
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We have been using simply spice since we moved here 3 years ago the food is always of high standard and we have tried lots of different meals that we haven't seen in other curry menus and they to are amazing The only bad thing...More

1  Thank Charlenesiouxsie
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Where do I start... Firstly on arrival I asked for a Coke with ice and a slice of orange in it if possible the waiter brought me a bottle of warm Coke then I asked for ice once again so he brought me a glass...More

1  Thank youngy7670
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$23
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 High Street, Rye TN31 7JE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Rye
  • Phone Number: +44 1797 224222
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