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Rice & Spice

$$ - $$$Indian, Asian,
2 Pavilion Terrace, Scarborough YO11 2JU, England
+44 1723 352823
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Pavilion Terrace, Scarborough YO11 2JU, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Fantastic food in relaxed,comfy recently refurbished surroundings.....Served by friendly staff......a great dining experience.....definitely going to visit again.....Mark from Scarborough

Thank markcollier09
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had heard the Rice & Spice was a good Indian so thought we would give it a try. So pleased we did. My husband and I and another couple booked for a Friday evening. It was fairly quiet when we arrived but soon started to...More

Thank Sandie S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked this restaurant as my husband and I both enjoy this type of food. Last time we stayed in Scarborough this restaurant was under refurbishment, it was recommended to us at the hotel thay we stayed that day. And I must say we weren't...More

Thank linda_b3604
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was our second visit to Rice and Spice and we had a thoroughly enjoyable evening. The restaurant has a nice atmosphere, the staff are polite, professional and efficient and the food very tasty, authentic and well presented. Drinks, poppadoms and starters were delivered in...More

Thank Helen L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in Scarborough for a week and decided on an Indian take away one night. My husband popped in to pick up some menus and noticed how polite the staff were and how clean the restaurant was, so we decided to get our food...More

Thank Trip A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you like Indian food and you're visiting Scarborough then this is a must. Beautifully authentic food and excellent customer service, a great all round relaxing experience and very reasonably priced. PS Onion bhajees to die for! Debbie and Dave from Stafford.

Thank Debbsdave
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely welcoming restaurant this is and very knowledgeable about gluten free. In Scarborough for a few days and tried on our second night and found the service and food very good and will return again for our last 2 evenings, the staff were...More

Thank GlutenfreePaul
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great Menu, Good decor, Good Food, friendly staff, everything you could want from a good Indian Restaurant. It is also really close to the Stephen Joseph Theatre, so a great place for a pre or post play dinner.

Thank yorksdave
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the food was simply superb , the tikka was neither dried out or under cooked , perfect balance of spices and very reasonably priced and filled my plate , the chicken dansak was beautiful , plenty of tasty chicken with ample textured sauce , overall...More

Thank johnjphillips
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a cheap restaurant with cheap food not a very inspring room but the food order arrived quickly and the staff are friendly enough.

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Nearby Attractions
Stephen Joseph Theatre
530 reviews
.17 km away
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255 reviews
.37 km away
Rotunda Museum
230 reviews
.27 km away
Scarborough Art Gallery
91 reviews
.10 km away
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23 August 2017|
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Response from Geoff P | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately no there are about four steps down to it.
Fiona L
8 August 2017|
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Response from mattwainxxxx | Reviewed this property |
No, but their chicken is excellent :)
2 November 2015|
Response from Nur R |
Yes they are licensed. You can also pay with card as well as cash.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$16
Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Pavilion Terrace, Scarborough YO11 2JU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1723 352823
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