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Spice Route

6 Hemingway Road | The Red Dragon Centre, Cardiff CF10 4JY, Wales
+44 29 2048 8820
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible20%
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
$$ - $$$
6 Hemingway Road | The Red Dragon Centre, Cardiff CF10 4JY, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago

this is a buffet type of restaurant based around curry. they also have a chef cooking some of the dishes in front of you to order. They do have a section aimed at children (food wise I mean) The staff only really deal with your...More

Thank BarryWalesAngie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is okayish. Abit pricey for children as they charge adult prices for children over 9/10 and I mean they don't eat no where near as much as an adult. There is not much variety/choices of food. The dessert selection was lame. I made a...More

Thank clairechads
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived Saturday evening, place wasn't very busy, they tried to put us on a table boxed in with everyone else, we asked for another table. Nobody came over and asked if we wanted any drinks so went to bar and ordered ourselves. Took 15 mins...More

Thank Graham P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came back to Cardiff after 4 years and went to this place which in my olden days used to be a absolute delight. I am upset to no ends at the deterioration of this place. The buffet has absolute no standards left. The curries on...More

Thank ReviewsbyTC
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Visited the Spice route for an evening selection and my overall impression was that it was really good value. I understand that other diners may not share the same view but for a price of I believe £13.95 it was in my opinion value for...More

Thank Kevin9560
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

If you want to waste your time and money this is a first stop. I recommend sitting in the booth where behind the till and enjoy the dripping of a water pipe land on your table! Did mention this to the rude staff who tried...More

Thank Gareth T
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

My first visit with a group of family and friends for a pre show meal. Pleasant friendly staff, an excellent choice of curries, rices, noodles, salad, and breads. All the food I tasted (and I had tried quite a lot) was very good. Everything was...More

Thank Aelodnewydd
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

I've been there so many times in the past. It's my staple place for a curry, bear in mind I'm from Bradford. But this time, apparently under new owners, it was naff. The decor was falling apart, the speaker above my head was distorting so...More

Thank juju1966
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Been to Spice Route a few times, food was always good. Love the masalah thosai/dosa, naan was lovely and fresh. However we went for iftar on the last Friday before Eid as we haven't been to Spice Route for awhile and thought they had the...More

Thank hairaniphillips
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed food - surprised by the quality and flavours - authentic Indian taste. Started with Samosas, Kebabs, Rogan josh was superb. I am non vegetarian and there was a variety of options. My partner is vegetarian and she too found interesting stuff. Definitely recommend...More

Thank willMcGrag0r
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 21
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 16:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Hemingway Road | The Red Dragon Centre, Cardiff CF10 4JY, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2048 8820
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Welcome to our abode. Take a trip down spice lane and enjoy a delicious array of dishes from the Eastern areas of the world! We provide freshly prepared, 100% Halal food in the form of an Island Buffet. Our palatial restaurant provides the perfect atmosphere for family and friends with the perfect location in the Red Dragon Centre. We also provide free parking for all of our customers. Currently running a number of amazing summer deals, visit our Website, Facebook or Twitter.
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