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The Spice Inn

Ritherup Lane | Prescot, Rainhill L35 4NZ, England
+44 151 493 0334
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good13%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (18 reviews)
“poppadoms” (11 reviews)
“piri piri” (3 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ritherup Lane | Prescot, Rainhill L35 4NZ, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

Group of us came here off a recommendation and the food was amazing .. service was fantastic and I would highly recommend the piri piri masala

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ellen_lou_2004
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited The Spice Inn on a Wednesday evening, and as you would expect it was rather quiet. As a result, service was good, the waiters were very attentive and keen to please, so there are no negative comments to make. In terms of the menu,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 1091MM
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my family members called in on a Tuesday night thinking it wouldn’t be that busy however when we got there they were pretty that didn’t stop them from looking after us excellent food excellent service couldn’t fault it at all would highly recommend...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Roxane786
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Has there been some sort of change here? Very disappointed as this is the first time we have had a bad takeaway from here in years. Onion Bhajis were dry and mixed starter sheesh kebab awful. Main meal not much better- has there been a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
3  Thank Jutessgar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I really like this restaurant but on my last visit which was planned booked and much looked forward to I was so disappointed. The dips with the popadoms were tasteless, crab starter was just like eating pakora mix and the main jalfrezi was laden with...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Princess031315
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Despite a booking days in advance, we had to wait 35 minutes to be seated and another 40 to get our food. No one was impressed. The place was mobbed and they’re apparently taking on more bookings than they can handle. I shall assist them...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank BazSingapore
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Loved it food fantastic and enjoyable plus all you could ask would highly recommend to visit whilst on business

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Getaway60776850924
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Went here last night for a meal with friends. Not been for a while but the food is still excellent. Good service and friendly staff. Still reckon it’s the best Indian in Rainhill. Defo recommend.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Gaz6129
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Had never been here before so relied on past reviews but needn’t have worried, the restaurant was lovely, staff very attentive & helpful & nothing was too much trouble , well done I’ll be back! ☺️☺️☺️

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank annetteh443
Reviewed 22 October 2018

Visited with some friends on a busy Saturday evening, one of which was a vegetarian. This was the second time we had visited in the last 2 months and the food was good on both our visits. The staff are really friendly and are eager...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank stephenmV6779NX
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11 October 2018|
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Response from Trynahavagoodtime | Reviewed this property |
17 December 2016|
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Response from gybe53 | Reviewed this property |
As vegan requirements are very specific, I would suggest you contact the restaurant directly and enquire.
5 November 2015|
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Response from NightNurse1957 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Sorry I never noticed , but if you speak with the owner or staff I am sure they will do you a meal without spices. Some of the dishes are very low on heat , my Mrs doesn't like hot either , but she loves it here, she has... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ritherup Lane | Prescot, Rainhill L35 4NZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Rainhill
  • Phone Number: +44 151 493 0334
  • E-mail
Salaam, Namaste and welcome to the Spice Inn. Here we challenge the nation that Indian cuisine is created using age old recipes and ideas. In fact, we believe that Indian food should constantly adapt. Our chef's have an outstanding expertise in conjuring up dishes that combine Asian methodology with a European template to produce distinctive layers of flavours to give a unique taste sensation. Our menu includes only the finest of ingredients, authentic herbs & spices plus rare & unusual specialities offering a modern twist on traditional Indian cuisine. Our highly experienced & attentive waiting team aspire to provide you with seamless service ensuring your every need is met.
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