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Spice One

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Halal
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1 South Avenue, South Shields NE34 6QZ, England
+44 191 455 0600
18:00 - 23:30
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been using this restaurant for over 12 years. Honestly I have never had a single reason to complain or criticise. Food is always excellent, service good and relaxing atmosphere. Don't take my word for it try it yourself.

Thank Walter E
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant from my review was amazing the service was top notch it was amazing. The restaurant was very good I would definitely recommend it to all viewers BRILLIANT!

Thank Chubbish
South Shields, UK
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43 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Always good food at Spice One. Nice pint of Cobra while waiting. Staff always pleasant and prices very reasonable

Thank 55SteveH55
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent service from walking in to walking out fed and watered. Good selection of menu choices and everything we had was very nice, will be back.

Thank David M
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Having a taste for Indian cuisine I have sampled many of the offerings available in the ample restaurants and take away venues admittedly in the narrow geographical area of South Shields, Jarrow, Hebburn and Sunderland. None however have been able to beat the quality of food which provides such value for money as that of Spice One. I'm not usually... More 

Thank Denny J
South Shields, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Before I write this revue I would like to say that normally the service is fantastic and the food is very good However New Year's Eve the restaurant offered 2 sittings one at 6pm and one at 9pm We booked for the 9 pm There was a young guy singing in the back ground Set meal for 30.00 We went... More 

2 Thank Deborah1974
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Recently visited with our junior rugby team as part of a large group. We were looked after very well & the food was lovely. Will definitely visit again.

Thank SandDancer_Amanda
South Shields, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

Haven't used the restaurant side (yet) but the meals I have tried on the takeaway side have been very, very good.

Thank Auditor33
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

we have been going to spice one for years now and never been disappointed the friendly staff make you welcome as soon as you arrive we order the same balti week in week out and it is alweays cooked to perfection so delicious if you could order another one when you finish the first

Thank Michael C
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Had my usual special chicken madras which was the best I've ever had from spice 1. also lovely food but on sunday extra special!

Thank Abigail S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$19
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Halal
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 South Avenue, South Shields NE34 6QZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  South Shields
  • Phone Number: +44 191 455 0600
Just recently refurbished in January 2013 and established in March 2003, Spice One has already made a name for itself amongst discerning diners in South Shields, North East England. Dining out at the Spice One is a unique experience, bringing you the essence of fine Indian cuisine, in stylish and sophisticated surroundings or at the comfort of your own home with our Takeaway service.Specialising in Indian food, the restaurant offers authentic high quality Indian cuisine which is freshly prepared using only the finest ingredients with an exquisite blend of aromatic and delicate herbs and spices.Our chefs are highly experienced and trained having worked in the North East's leading restaurants. Their skill, expertise and passion will bring you a diverse range of culinary tastes where you can enjoy choosing from the very best coastal seafood dishes to exotic meat dishes to vegetarian specialities.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?