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Spice Market

403 W. 13th St., New York, NY, 10014
at Ninth Ave.
212-675-2322

Avg. Rating

6
Food: 6
Service: 6
Décor: 8
"Mixed Reviews"

Average Reader Rating on a Scale of 10.

49% would go back.

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Exotic

By SandraLee on 9/27/2005

  • Overall Rating: 10
  • Food: 10
  • Service: 10
  • Décor: 10
  • Yes, I would go back!

I found this restaurant to be one of the most exotic restaurants! We had an incredible experience. Every dish was perfect. Yes, one was a little too spicy but somehow the burn left us before the next course. I loved sharing the dishes and being served one at a time so you could savor every flavor. The combination of flavors were very exciting! I will be returning asap with the rest of my family and friends!

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237 out of 472 people found this review helpful.

Best Restaurant in NYC

By savvylady on 10/22/2005

  • Overall Rating: 10
  • Food: 10
  • Service: 10
  • Décor: 10
  • Yes, I would go back!

This place is the whole package. Tres Chic, but not pretentious. The wait staff is very knowledgeable, and sweet. The food has flavors that change your palette. The ambiance is so romantic, and relaxing, you could stay for hours. The only downside is you almost have to book to the day a month in advance.

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358 out of 801 people found this review helpful.

What a wonderful experience!!!

By gwenluam on 10/8/2007

  • Overall Rating: 10
  • Food: 10
  • Service: 10
  • Décor: 10
  • Yes, I would go back!

What a beautiful space- the staff seemed to be helpful very nice considering this is New York where being an asshole is okay!! I love the food my favorites were the fried chicken wings and black pepper shrimp - left quite an impression the Grey Goose gimlet I had was perfect I typically have it made with Belvedere but it was okay- change is good right?! Anyway I loved it! On my next trip I will be back!!!

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312 out of 577 people found this review helpful.

excellent!

By ahim1 on 2/2/2008

  • Overall Rating: 10
  • Food: 10
  • Service: 9
  • Décor: 10
  • Yes, I would go back!

I've been to Spice Market twice, and loved it both times. the menu is fun and interesting, with a lot of different things going on, it's almost hard to choose. Be prepared to share a few appetizers with whomever you're with, in order to get the full effect. It's a funny restaurant, because it's huge, like the size of a warehouse, and from the outside doesn't look all that exciting. But nevertheless, totally worthwhile and I definitely would go again. service was excellent; we weren't rushed, there were no mishaps, and the food came out evenly and surprisingly without much of a wait, considering both times i was there it was on the weekend. (ps, if you're going on a weekend night, make reservations.) i would recommend the samosas, spicy noodles, chicken skewers, pork vindaloo, and whatever the beef appetizer is (dont remember the name). totally check it out.

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182 out of 409 people found this review helpful.

FANTASTIC!!!!!!!!

By brathole on 5/26/2010

  • Overall Rating: 10
  • Food: 10
  • Service: 10
  • Décor: 10
  • Yes, I would go back!

Loved the food, the service, everything!!!!!!!!! :) Thank you!!!

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249 out of 479 people found this review helpful.

Best Food I've Ever Had

By DanaStanley on 4/7/2009

  • Overall Rating: 10
  • Food: 10
  • Service: 10
  • Décor: 10
  • Yes, I would go back!

Even though I don't consider myself a "foodie", I still know what tastes good. My husband and I had dinner at the Spice Market on a last minute trip to NYC and we were both pleasantly surprised. The decor is exactly our taste and style, so we went nuts for it. We ordered the Chicken Samosas, the Avocado Salad (with radishes and chinese onion rings, wow) and the Vietnamese Chicken. If you decide to eat here, you have to order 1 of those! Everything was served fast, friendly, and family-style. The prices weren't ridiculous and were expected for dinner in the city. Its silly, but I even loved the waiters' uniforms. I love this place!

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196 out of 407 people found this review helpful.

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