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Japanese: Curry


Spice Cafe Description

SPiCE Cafe is a hidden gem located in Tokyo, Japan, known for its delectable Asian and ethnic cuisine. This restaurant has been recognized as one of the top 100 restaurants in Tokyo for its exceptional flavors and unique dining experience. With a rating of 3.72 out of 5 stars and over 989 reviews on Tabelog, it's clear that SPiCE Cafe has captured the hearts and taste buds of many.

What sets SPiCE Cafe apart from other dining establishments is its commitment to using authentic spices and ingredients to create dishes that are bursting with flavor. From aromatic curries to savory stir-fries, each dish is carefully crafted to showcase the vibrant and diverse flavors of Asian cuisine. Whether you're a fan of spicy dishes or prefer milder flavors, SPiCE Cafe has something to satisfy every palate.

One of the standout menu items at SPiCE Cafe is their signature curry. Made with a blend of aromatic spices and slow-cooked to perfection, this curry is rich, flavorful, and guaranteed to leave you craving for more. Pair it with a side of fluffy rice or crispy naan bread for the ultimate comfort food experience.

The restaurant itself boasts a cozy and inviting atmosphere, with warm lighting and stylish decor that transports you to the heart of Asia. Whether you're dining with friends, family, or on a romantic date, SPiCE Cafe provides the perfect setting for a memorable dining experience.

If you're in Tokyo and looking for a restaurant that offers a unique and flavorful journey through Asian cuisine, look no further than SPiCE Cafe. With its exceptional dishes, warm ambiance, and dedication to quality, this restaurant is a must-visit for food enthusiasts and lovers of Asian flavors.

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Spice Cafe Overview

Address

1-chōme-6-10 Bunka, Sumida City, Tokyo 131-0044

Phone

+81 (0) 3-3613-4020

Access

15 minute walk from Oshiage Station

Operating Hours

Sun: 11:30AM-3:00PM, 6:00PM-10:00PM
Mon: Closed
Tue: Closed
Wed: 11:30AM-3:00PM, 6:00PM-10:00PM
Thur: 11:30AM-3:00PM, 6:00PM-10:00PM
Fri: 11:30AM-3:00PM, 6:00PM-10:00PM
Sat: 11:30AM-3:00PM, 6:00PM-10:00PM

Payment methods

Cash, Visa, Master Card, AMEX, Diners Club, JCB

Restaurant Features

Reservations Accepted

Wine List

Non-smoking

Stylish Interior

Spice Cafe Reviews

Spice Cafe Google Average Rating

4.3

5

Google
A beautiful hidden gem. The food was amazing the staff very friendly. A highly recommended location for dinner.

My partner and I are staying around the corner from here and decided to pop in before lunch ended to enquire about dinner.

We booked for 6pm. The staff were very accommodating they provided an English menu and also explained each dish as it came out as we had chosen the full course option.

We shall definitely come back before we fly home

5

Google
The menu and system for lunch and dinner are different; this review is for lunch. No reservations for lunch, you must line up. There are numerous curry options to choose from, and you have to get a set lunch of 1 or 2 curries (sides, small coffee/tea, dessert included).
•Curry: great taste, each curry has a curated flavor. There's no "one sauce with different meats" business here.

•Volume: the bowls of curry look small, but that's because they are in separate bowls (rather than all spread out). There is a lot of rice, and you can get another half size refil for free. The sides (lentils, potato, veggies) are decent size. If you've got a western appetite, you'll be fine, but if you're used to Japanese portions, you will feel full! Next time I might get just 1 curry to have a smaller plate.

•Dessert: taste was amazing! The dessert d'jour that day was a chestnut mousse, what a rich flavor. It looks small, but I was satisfied.

•Coffee: my only complaint about the meal is the coffee is small. It is not written as "espresso," so I was surprised.

5

Google
Tiny magical restaurant, a few minutes walk from Oshiage station. Reservations are needed, but quite easy to make through their website. Fully recommend their small course: the beautiful row of 5 seasonal starters is cooked with such care and talent it brings the simple ingredients to a whole new level. The main is two curries of choice with a side of rice (coconut and keema are absolutely amazing), and for dessert you can choose from a pretty ample list of freshly made, delicate sweets.
Do yourself a favor and visit this charming place to enjoy an evening of incredible food in a warm, cozy woody space with a beautiful garden view and excellent service.

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