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Cafe Spice

$$ - $$$
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Bangladeshi
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1 Bridge Street, Sturminster Newton DT10 1AP, England
+44 1258 473982
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4 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Good value, clean and nice to eat in. Nice company and cater to your needs. The food was freshly cooked and was very filling, good prices and prompt service even when busy. I do t like Indian foid, but this restaurant had nice food and will take hubby there.

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Thank Luboo C
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

At the last minute decided to eat out and let someone else do the dishes! We both decided to try dishes that we had not tried before. When the dishes arrived the food was excellent and served by cheerful and attentive staff. Normally I have a preference when sharing and feel that someone gets the "ok" meal. Not true here... More 

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Thank dorsetdorothy
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been a regular here for years. The new owners have been very welcoming and are always pleasant. They have recently changed the menu which looks fantastic. I recently tried the garlic chilli lamb masala and that was amazing. Who would have thought of putting pomegranate seeds on a curry??!!

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Thank Ben S
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We came here for the buffet deal which was very good value, for the two of us it was around thirty pounds and we received two starters two mains a rice naan and a vegetable side, which was all delicious. The restaurant was very quiet, it was empty without us in it which made for a slightly awkward atmosphere however... More 

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Thank Eloise H
Sturminster Newton, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 25 September 2016

Had a table booked last night. Had to wait 20 minutes to be offered a drink...was told to wait !!! Menu offered after asking 35 minutes later ... They cannot cope with restaurant and take away orders. If they are going to carry on they need more staff. When the food did finally arrive my husband had three pieces of... More 

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Thank shandyb356
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Although the only 'Indian' restaurant in Sturminster Newton, it is well worth a visit. Food is first rate, staff are friendly and efficient, but not over-attentive. Reasonably priced.

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Thank David W
Wincanton, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Service was not good they were taking a stock delivery and only one person waiting on so food order took ages, then the poppadum's and pickles arrived not as fresh as we have had them here before, the food was nice but you could not have a glass of wine we were told you could only have it by the... More 

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1 Thank Dave S
Leeds, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 10 August 2016

We had a lovely meal. Great flavours, decent service, pleasant atmosphere. Good choice of vegetarian options.

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1 Thank desertwillows
Dorset
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We tried the Wednesday banquet night, the food and service was great, we went early in the evening as we had our five year old daughter with us. Staff were very welcoming to her, and were happy to give us a children's portion for her for half price.

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1 Thank DorsetHelena
Dorset, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2016

We have had take away from here a few times as we live local but thought we'd try eating in for a change. The food as always was really good with lots of choice on the menu and the staff were really friendly and even took the time at the end of our meal to come say hello and talk... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Bangladeshi
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Bridge Street, Sturminster Newton DT10 1AP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Sturminster Newton
  • Phone Number: +44 1258 473982

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