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The Spice Lodge

Montpellier Drive, Cheltenham, England
+44 1242 226300
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (61 reviews)
“thai food” (37 reviews)
“poppadoms” (40 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Thai, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Montpellier Drive, Cheltenham, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Tried this by chance and loved the food. Courteous service. A good choice with a variety of Thai and Indian fare The Thai red curry was out of this world, Would recommend

Thank n0mad68
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We are at the spice lodge on a Sunday evening, the food was great but the service made the evening so special, all the staff were great but especially our waiter Raj as he was very attentive and happy to offer advice when we were...More

Thank Millie C
Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I were craving for Indian and Thai food and this restaurant boasts both cuisines. The restaurant is exactly what Trip Advisors people have said in their various comments. We were not disappointed, in the contrary. We found our meal as well as...More

1  Thank lotuszen52
Reviewed 2 days ago

We ate dinner after a day in Bristol, attending our younger daughters graduation ceremony. My wife and I two daughters and the family of her boyfriend met for pre dinner drinks. The staff were attentive without being overpowering, helped and made recommendations when asked and...More

Thank AndyHobbs
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What a wonderful dining experience this place is. The food was exceptional, very fresh and well presented. The staff were friendly and attentive whilst not being overly intrusive. The restaurant has a lovely ambience and I'm sure most people would revisit time and time again....More

Thank Marco E
Reviewed 4 days ago

An evening out with family members. A boisterous crowd of young men gathering in the bar threatened to overshadow the evening but, once they had been shown to their table, the normal convivial atmosphere immediately returned! A warm welcome on arrival and friendly service throughout....More

Thank Neil R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having read the reviews we were really looking forward to our meal at the Spice Lodge. The service was attentive and friendly. The Kingfisher beer just what was needed on a hot evening. However, we opted for Indian cuisine and were really disappointed with the...More

Thank UKJohnN
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We dropped in on Sunday afternoon to try their buffet menu for my girlfriends daughter birthday. The staff were very friendly and polite and the food was great cooked to order. A good range of dishes on the buffet menu, I particularly recommend the lamb...More

1  Thank tdb320307
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I found the food here a bit bland. A shame really. The service was very slow and we waited ages for our food. A lot of choice on the menu and the staff were friendly.More

Thank Retail_Therapy_72
spicelodge11, General Manager at The Spice Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear retail_therepay, Thank you for your comments. I was most concerned to read about your dining experience with us. We cook all our food fresh to order and our chefs are highly skilled and talented. Service should not have been slow for you and I...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely superb food, excellent service. Restaurant is very nice and comfortable. I had a Thai curry with prawns and it was perfect. There was 10 of us and every meal was excellent.

Thank Plasyo
spicelodge11, General Manager at The Spice Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Plasyo, Thank you for your comments. We are most pleased that you enjoyed your evening and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Response from Clare L | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Sorry I don't know about halal but they do serve alcohol. Check their website perhaps ....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Montpellier Drive, Cheltenham, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Cheltenham
  • Phone Number: +44 1242 226300
Located in the former old mansion house on Montpellier Drive, Spice Lodge- Cheltenham's premier Pan Asian restaurant - provides you with a new and exciting taste of Asia. The restaurant is divided into separate areas and dining rooms, each having its own unique style and atmosphere, giving you and your guests as much privacy as you like. We are also able to provide the following services: conferences, wedding receptions, banquets, private parties.
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