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Essence Of Spice

59A Whitby Road, Ellesmere Port CH65 8AB, England
+44 151 355 9596
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“poppadoms” (10 reviews)
“chicken tikka” (4 reviews)
“sunday buffet” (14 reviews)
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Indian, Balti, Asian
$$ - $$$
59A Whitby Road, Ellesmere Port CH65 8AB, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely staff, lovely food, definitely recommend this place. We never have to wait very long for food, service is very efficient.

Thank dellbellz
Reviewed 5 February 2018

first time we have been to this restaurant last nite great food great service would deffinitly go back for more

Thank Anne M
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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

First visit today will def be back! Had the Sunday night buffet - all you can eat for £7.90 adults and £4.90 kids. Poppadoms, about 6 different starters, 6 or 7 mains from mild to madras and rice and nann bread, even chocolate cake for...More

1  Thank Paul9978
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Embarrassed by their apalling level of customer service and attitude towards my serious complaint tonight. Foods always been fantastic, apart from tonight where I found CONCRETE GRIT in my food.. Not a just a little, ALOT!!!! I took it back to the restaurant where the...More

Thank lozskeen
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Ordered set meal which arrived missing onion bhajis and naan bread. Rang up to rectify and was greeted by the rudest man ever. Basically told me everybody makes makes mistakes and I should have expected items to be missing because they're so busy. We asked...More

Thank Chloe A
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The essence constantly have a fantastic all in set price menu. Whilst others tend to lack quality and quantity when offering such deals, essence serves up as if you're paying full price. Value aside, the food they serve is fantastic and definitely one of the...More

Thank Sam P
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We found ourselves here quite by chance (with Trip's help) after a hard days shopping in Cheshire Oaks which is only a couple of miles away. Parking isn't great but a short walk does it. The first thing you'll notice is that it is a...More

1  Thank CurryholicDudley
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

I've been here a few times now. The chicken tikka is my favourite. The food is so delicious and served on warm dishes. This is seriously the best Indian in Ellesmere Port. The chef's cooking is always great quality, and well prepared. The staff are...More

1  Thank ejg1991
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

I went here with my family on Friday and it was a wonderful experience. I loved this place when I lived in the area and it is still great now. We are did the happy hour deal and the food was such good quality. The...More

1  Thank slocker1
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I had the happy hour and my wife had the Vegetable Thali. We had popadums, Veg Samosa, Chicken Madras, Naan, Chapati Pilau Rice. Veg Bhuna and more. The food was tasty and we finished off with coffee all for under £30. Enjoyed it enough to...More

1  Thank 1stFloridahome
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Sue W
18 July 2016|
Response from Stephen T | Reviewed this property |
Kids under 5 eat free Over 5 is £4.90
Jayne L
4 May 2015|
Response from Toni M |
10.00 pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Indian, Balti, Asian
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 10:30 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: 59A Whitby Road, Ellesmere Port CH65 8AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Ellesmere Port
  • Phone Number: +44 151 355 9596
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