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Spice Merchants

44 Osborne Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 3LT, England
+44 23 9282 8900
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“curry” (63 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
44 Osborne Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 3LT, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In the back street this place cooks great Indian food to make you want to return. Waiters are efficient and smiley. Ten of us came - all had different dishes and all enjoyed the fresh flavoursome food. As we come from Birmingham we know our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've had takeaways from here before but we sat down for dinner last Saturday evening. Everything was well presented and the staff were attentive but happily not intrusive. Prices are more reasonable than many places nearby.

Thank Simon W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the spice merchants on a Saturday night. The service is very good, the food was nice. The menu was basically the same as every other Indian restaurant with a few additions and some items missing.

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here a few years ago on recommendation (Trip Advisor reviews) and really enjoyed it. We went again last week and were equally impressed. The restaurant is clean and contemporary. The staff were really helpful asking us what we liked and recommending something different...More

Thank 235Alan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food here is lovely, very flavoursome and the setting is also quaint. Nice for a couples or friends meal. Certainly returning. The service was also brilliant.

Thank Grant D
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

The menu has a wide variety of seafood dishes. We had Ayre delight which was delicious. We also tried the chicken biryani which was equally good. If you are looking for good Indian food in Southsea , I can definitely recommend spice merchants

Thank kldiver
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Myself and husband came here for our anniversary meal and it was amazing, the food was so delicious and cooked well, friendly service and served in good time, the korma is one of the best I have ever had, we have already recommended this place...More

Thank wyles2
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Went here for dinner after reading other reviews and glad we did.Very attentive staff and welcoming.Food excellent and plentiful, we ordered too much and couldn’t finish it.Reasonable prices too.Would definitely return if we visited the area again.

Thank Angus7274
Reviewed 14 June 2018

We ate here whilst in Portsmouth on business and the group are partial to a good curry. The menu is vast and varied but comes with a seafood theme running through it, though all the standard meat dishes are also included. The food was very...More

Thank DoozeUK
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Our usual takeaway had been in decline (quality and accuracy of order) so we tried here. Great food- flavoursome although perhaps a little more expensive than usual but worth it for the quality.

Thank Simon W
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Lewis J
13 September 2017|
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Response from Ripon R | Property representative |
There are 2 car parks nearby or you have off-street parking.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Osborne Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 3LT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 23 9282 8900
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