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A Taste of Spice

#102 of 222 Restaurants in Noosa
Certificate of Excellence
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36 Sunshine Beach Road | Noosa Heads, Noosa, Queensland 4567, Australia
+61 7 5448 0311
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Brisbane, Australia
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12 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fried rice and Singapore noodles were excellent. Sweet and sour pork was disappointing. Friendly service, reasonably priced

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8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Randomly decided to eat here for dinner after walking by and seeing the crowd and smelling the delicious aromas! +: amazing char kuay teow, nice chili fish and nasi goreng, roti nice and crispy on the outside and chewy on the inside -: Singapore laksa and satay chicken a bit bland, nasi goreng was nice but didn't use much of... More 

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Noosa, Australia
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128 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

Hawkers food fans go no further. On offer is a comprehensive menu of Malaysian, Indonesian and Indian food. Dining street side is akin to being in Singapore or KL. FREE BYO - Wine only. The menu is laced with chef's specialities and when you try them for yourself they can quickly become your regular 'go-to'. I have and continue to... More 

Thank NoelDPage
Brisbane Region, Australia
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Good food, great service and very well priced for Noosa! Second visit in two days due to the quality of food and service! We'll be back!

Thank deanb21
Sydney, Australia
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104 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

We stopped here because it was busy and thought that it would be a good choice. We ordered Thai green curry and a ginger veg dish. The Thai green curry was supposed to be medium, but what we got was sweet. Didn't taste like a Thai curry at all. It was not terrible, but not a curry. The ginger veg... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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100 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

This restaurant had very friendly service. The dishes were a mixture of Malay, Thai, Indian and Chinese. The dishes were somewhat tasty although not particularly authentic. The poppadoms were overly oily, the roti was lacking flakiness and texture and the Rendang contained quality beef although lacking depth. A fun place to eat for the variety and value.

Thank MateoHongKong
Warsaw, Poland
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5 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

We had Tom Kar Gai (coconut chicken soup) and Tom Yum Goong (king prawn soup) and salt and pepper calamari. Soups were ok but nothing special, calamari pices (not even rings) were really bad. When we asked for lemon and chili souce the waitress was not happy😉. Would not recommended this place eventhough seems popular and busy.

Thank magdaka2014
Sydney, Australia
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

I think this place has high ratings and a huge traffic because there is not other Asian food of this type in the Noosaville. We are here on a short break and went there because of the good rating. And we were disappointed. I had Singaporean Laksa which was meant to be "the best in town". May be it is... More 

Thank LizInSydney2015
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Over rated, probably the worst tourist trap in Noosa and I fell for it. Plenty of other better options on this strip. Small serves for the price. Arrived an hour before closing and had people packing up around our ears.

Thank Lisa P
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155 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We came here on a Saturday night We found this place a long a main road Very busy Nothing fancy about the place however the customer service and food makes up for that Fresh cooked food and tasty A nice little find

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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
USD 5 - USD 14
Chinese, Asian, Malaysian
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Sunshine Beach Road | Noosa Heads, Noosa, Queensland 4567, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Noosa
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5448 0311
A Taste of Spice Casual Dining Restaurant. No Corkage, also Take Away.

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