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The Spice Avenue Balti Restaurant

Shop 12 190 Birkdale Rd, Brisbane, Queensland 4159, Australia
+61 7 3822 9822
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“balti” (37 reviews)
“curries” (39 reviews)
“onion bhaji” (6 reviews)
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Indian, British, Balti, Asian, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Shop 12 190 Birkdale Rd, Brisbane, Queensland 4159, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the Naan bread was terrific , as was the little bowl of spiced sauce - however the biryani is NOT how usually it would get served and the chicken tikka in it was very bland no salt and used in other dishes - the Dhal...More

Thank Denleu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered 5 dishes for takeaway and unfortunately we disappointed with all the dishes. We didn't like the taste of the dishes. We ordered the chicken tikka biryani and found in bland in taste. I wont be going there again.

1  Thank fijiislander
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After trying loads of Indian restaurants in Australia brisbane , finally found the one !!!!! Great flavour , good food portion sizes , great customer service. definitely lives upto food we love back in England !!!!! . Overall a fantastic restaurant.

Thank Ginge448
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Great spot, very welcoming. Glad to see Naz is still there. Mixed platter to start, Onion Bhaji aren’t the best infact very mediocre, other items were nice . Mains of Balti Chicken & Prawn, wow what a meal. That was one of the best Indian...More

Thank Oldtable
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

A great way to clear the nasal passages washed down with a few beers. Great flavours- however a little disappointed with the excessive sauce levels in the meals. A pity, but would return

Thank 907mandye
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

The best Balti in Australia! Fantastic food, staff and service! Can totally recommend the Keema, Palak Paneer, Chicken Tikka Masala and the Chili Chicken dishes - huge portions!

Thank Gail S
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We went with a few friends to dinner. To be thruthful I am not a big fan of Indian food, but this restaurant has changed my mind. The food was fantastic and a great variety of dishes. The service was also very good.

Thank AHSH23
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Awesome authentic food, friendly accommodating staff, lovely indoor & outdoor dining area. All 4 of us brits thoroughly enjoyed & our Aussie guest said it was the best curry he'd had, period. Nann bread was awesome, especially the Peshawari & garlic chili. 3 hour round...More

Thank coopercav
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

I added a review for this restaurant when I hadn't been there. I like my Indian and I was compelled to write that review due to a whinging review I read about spice avenue and the owners response which made me laugh ...when I was...More

Thank tracyl655
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant yesterday on a recommendation. Being an expat I was excited to try this but I must say I was left a little disappointed. The meals were served in big pots and rice in small dishes. I ordered the chicken tikka masala...More

Thank albany1971
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$27
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:30 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 12 190 Birkdale Rd, Brisbane, Queensland 4159, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3822 9822
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The only British Indian Restaurant in Queensland. Serving Bangladeshi inspired Balti cuisine. Famous across the UK & now available in Australia. Our dishes range from extremely mild to the hottest curries in the world. The extensive menu ensures there is something for everyone. A family run restaurant with 30 years experience in the restaurant industry ensures efficient service & the highest quality food.
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