The Merchants of Spice Colegate

32 Colegate , Norwich, United Kingdom, NR3 1BG
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Opening Information

Open from 5.30 till 11 pm Monday to Thursday
Open from 5.40 till 12 pm Friday and Saturday
Closed on Sundays

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Gluten Free Available

About The Merchants of Spice Colegate

A restaurant born out of a passion to re-define the Indian dining experience in Norwich.

Long awaited fine Indian dining for a fine city. The team at The Merchants of Spice are sure to make your experience a memorable one. Set in a historic venue, a stones throw away from the heart of the city in Colegate, our restaurant has gone through extensive renovation to achieve an elegant and naturally relaxing ambience. No attention to detail has been spared, from the custom made furniture, the selection of exclusive and unique Signature Dishes down to the choice of crockery.

We use only the finest ingredients with authentic herbs and spices to flavour each dish which is a master piece for you to enjoy and is complemented by our first class service.

Cuisine: Indian, Asian, Vegetarian
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Visited On Wednesday, 21 August 2019

Top quality, great service. I always look forward to eating at Merchants of Spice and it never lets me down, tasty and brilliant service.

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Visited On Wednesday, 21 August 2019

Great restaurant, friendly staff and efficient service without feeling rushed. The food was excellent. The food on the menu looked delicious, if only I had room for 4 or 5 mains! Would definitely recommend, and will certainly be visiting again!

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Visited On Saturday, 17 August 2019

Excellent food and the usual great service

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Visited On Thursday, 15 August 2019

I booked online for a table of 12 at half 5. The food and service were superb. It was also really easy to book online. Highly recommend!

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Visited On Wednesday, 14 August 2019

Food and atmosphere ate always first.class.

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Visited On Tuesday, 13 August 2019

Some of the dishes had far too much chilli... no indication on the menu of how hot the dishes were.

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Visited On Friday, 09 August 2019

Very good, as always.👍

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Visited On Friday, 09 August 2019

Amazing food and service, best Indian in Norwich by far.

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Visited On Wednesday, 07 August 2019

Thought that the decor was drab and dull. Needs brightening up. Felt the staff could smile abit more and be abit more friendly. I think we must have overstayed on the table time, the waiter said they needed the table so we felt pushed to leave. Our bill was £120

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Visited On Wednesday, 07 August 2019

Great food, great service - my favourite place to eat in Norwich !

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Visited On Wednesday, 07 August 2019

Lovely food and decor, very friendly staff

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Visited On Wednesday, 07 August 2019

Amazing service!

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Visited On Tuesday, 06 August 2019

Great food and venue Only thing that needs improving is the service as pushed along even though well within the allowed 2 hours

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Visited On Tuesday, 06 August 2019

Best Indian cuisine in Norwich and Norfolk. Please come to Australia next time you want to open another branch!!

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Visited On Saturday, 03 August 2019

Delicious food, good service and price.

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Visited On Thursday, 01 August 2019

Was by far one of the best curries ive had. The atmosphere was lovely And the service was top notch! Will definitely visit again when I’m in Norwich.

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Visited On Monday, 29 July 2019

One of the better curry houses in Norwich for sure!

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Visited On Saturday, 27 July 2019

Excellent once again

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Visited On Friday, 26 July 2019

Sadly the waiters are very unfriendly and almost aggressive,paying more attention to their earpieces than the customers.

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Visited On Wednesday, 17 July 2019

Good food and excellent courteous service - best Indian food in Norwich

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Visited On Thursday, 25 July 2019

The Merchants never disappoints on service, food and drink. The best Indian restaurant in Norwich.

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Visited On Saturday, 20 July 2019

A superb experience from beginning to end! Great service. Good atmosphere. The food was divine - the best in Norwich! This is now the ONLY Indian restaurant I will eat in in Norwich ... it's that good!

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Visited On Friday, 19 July 2019

Decent

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Visited On Thursday, 18 July 2019

The food was really tasty if not too spicy. ( Would have liked a little more spice) It took good 45-50 min for the food to arrive, which felt a bit long even though I appreciate the restaurant was full. But the food quality wise, I think it is really well prepared and enjoyed it very much. Everything we ordered was delicious !! Additional order of rice and nan bread came in seconds ! The staffs were friendly if not looking little strained due to the high volume of customers. The price is reasonable for the quality and the venue. My only concern was your 2 hour restriction - although you did not shoo us away, we did feel pressure to leave as soon as our meal finished. Which felt quite short given the long wait for the meal itself. It would have been great if we could stay longer, enjoy dessert and drinks.

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Visited On Monday, 15 July 2019

Simply...the best Indian restaurant.

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