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Spice Route Indian Restaurant

5 Princes Road | Near fire station, Ruakaka 0116, New Zealand
+64 9-433 0003
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average0%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“curries” (6 reviews)
“goat” (3 reviews)
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Indian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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5 Princes Road | Near fire station, Ruakaka 0116, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great surprise, the Restaurant was so well presented, clean an well laid out. The food met more that our expectations. Then there was the magnificent view of the beach along with the oil tankers anchored in the channel awaiting to berth. Would definitely...More

Thank raystrongakl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First time here, looks a bit unusual from outside but man what great food. Service was great even though he was understaffed and doing deliveries at the same time. Will definitely be back. Fair price and great food. Many thanks for the experience

Thank grahamrender
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food at this restaurant is great and we received excellent service - we will definitely return. The pricing was reasonable and the portions large - we took way enough for another meal the following night. loved the Lamb Biriyani. The only let down was...More

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Been here few times and every time experienced perfect service and best Indian curries specially their butter chicken is the best and much better than the madly indian waipu one. will come back again with friends.highly recommended.

Thank shadey23
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

I love the food from spice route and its always delicious and i usually get my food delivered but not now, very disappointing. to me it seems like their staff are not trained and understaffed. Still busy. Good on u guys.

Thank shoki656
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

We visited last week and it was very busy when we was there and the server was also very busy, inspite of that we received excellent and friendly service and my kids like the butter chicken a lot. It was a perfect night out for...More

Thank Perry1414
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Perfectly good whenever I visit this place it was always delicious for me. It is a hidden gem in ruakaka. Highly recommend

Thank Vishal R
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We stumbled across this restaurant by accident while staying a night in Ruakaka. It was awesome food & great service. Very authentic & extremely well priced. We all were very impressed with this little gem. The best thing about this little town by far.

Thank scrubb12
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent food and service. Been here a few times and always good . Service quick and friendly. A wide variety of food to choose from. Prawns succulent and juicy

Thank RyderSandra
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Always a great meal at the Spice Route in Ruakaka. I have eaten here several times this year. Wonderful food really great service and pleasant surrounding. Some of the best Indian I have tasted in NZ.

Thank koura2018
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Princes Road | Near fire station, Ruakaka 0116, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Ruakaka
  • Phone Number: +64 9-433 0003
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