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City Spice - Brick Lane
138 Brick LaneLondonE1 6RU
Meh... This describes it well.
Firstly. Bare minimum do not except anything less than a bottle of wine (or round of drinks) and 20% off the bill before you walk in the door.
Now the food, the selection of 5 dips and papadum (tex-mex style) to start was very good... The dips were awesome and the papadum was crisp and tasty.
The plain naan was decent but the cheese naan looked like (and...more
Amazing quality and service. My friends received a free bottle of wine and an a wonderful meal at this restaurant. Really made our trip to London special. I look forward to many more meals at this place.more
Walking along Brick Lane we ended up in City Spice as we were offered a free bottle of wine by the guy outside and we were celebrating my friends birthday.
As a curry connoisseur I was really excited to try somewhere on this stretch. Unfortunately once we were inside the service was pretty poor. It was difficult to get the attention of staff and we were waiting around 45 minutes for our...more
Unlike other reviews, we found the food to be very tasty. The cheese / garlic naan was a let down, being what appeared to be a garlic naan with greasy cheddar melted on top (i poured the oil off of the bread).
The staff's knowledge of their menu's ingredients makes it easier to dine for those with dietary requirements other than mine (beer, meat, spice!)... As others comment, the staff...more
Let's face it, I went in there as we were being offered a free bottle of house wine and 20% discount on our bill. It was 3 of us and we paid £41 and we had a lot of food!!
For this price in a restaurant, you don't expect gourmet cuisine. The food was OK. It was a bit on the bland side - I did expect a spicier Madras - but overall it was pleasant enough apart from the cheese nan which seemed to...more