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River Spice

206 Caversham Road, Reading RG1 8AZ, England
+44 118 950 3355
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible12%
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“curry” (20 reviews)
“monkfish” (5 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
206 Caversham Road, Reading RG1 8AZ, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very disappointing family meal on New Year’s Eve. The service was very poor, no one came to take our order, after a very long wait we had to ask someone to take our order. The side plates were dirty & left curry on the tablecloth...More

Thank Anna-marie W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was recommended to try this place by friends. Although it's a bit of a trek from Maidenhead I thought I would give my wife a treat. We went tonight and I was so impressed with the food and in particular the service I didn't...More

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My favourite curry house in Reading. Had the Haliari Chicken - really good! Been many times and I really love it. Has parking so worth a visit. Staff friendly and attentive and reasonably priced.

Thank Derek W
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

A very good evening. The 9 of us had a wide variety of curries and side dishes. All good. Very good service. Will be back soon.

Thank Barneyq101
Reviewed 19 November 2017

I visited the River Spice again this evening with a large group of friends it was an outstanding evening and with a 25% food discount the whole evening was under £20 a head. You can get a vast selection of different foods -Chinese, Indian etc....More

Thank Middletonmagic
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This was a return visit after 3 years. The décor has been enhanced and a number of tables still have great river views. The food is just as good as our last visit and beautifully cooked and presented. The staff were never fussy but attentive...More

Thank finian29
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We visited on a Friday night as a party of ten. Had a drink in the bar area before being shown to our pre-booked table. The restaurant was busy with a mixture of larger groups and couples. The restaurant is well lit and reasonably spacious...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant didn't look any thing special from outside especially from the river side - but how wrong I was!! The food was excellent - with such variety. The menu was especially excellent for fish and duck lovers. The service was also attentive - with...More

Thank yngsally
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent tasting veggie dhansak plus spinach paneer and my family enjoyed the lamb pasanda and chicken tikka masala. Good view of the evening sky over the Thames and parking available. Service generally good. I took away what I couldn't eat so didn't appreciate a stray...More

Thank Ricardodesantaalbana
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

We were staying at he Crowne Plaza. We were Concerned about some mixed reviews but the bartender recommended it. Very nice dinning room with an exceptional view of the river. The service was professional and helpful. The food was very very good. Very good value...More

Thank Doug P
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3 June 2015|
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Response from sollymrphilips |
For the 2 of us, 2 popodums, a main course, with rice and a nan for both of us along with a large bottle of cobra beer and a bottle of water - £40.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, View, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 206 Caversham Road, Reading RG1 8AZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: +44 118 950 3355
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