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Rafi's Spicebox Ltd

Open Now: 10:00 - 17:30
Open today: 10:00 - 17:30
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Lovely shop

This is really curry mix central. we saw plenty of flyers for Rafi's all over York and judging by... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
david n
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Rafi has the best idea

I have bought 5 different curry mixes so far. And all are outstanding, such good quality. Smooth... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
CAS555
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Toronto, On
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At the Spicebox we flippin’ love food! We want to share with you our passion and knowledge to help you create delicious food for your family and friends. We have shops in Sudbury, York, Harrogate, Newcastle Fenwick Food Hall and online. Pop by for...more
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went in today to buy a curry pack. The woman serving was counting out coins and did not acknowledge us until she finished. She then went on to put together the ingredients of our pack without wearing gloves after handling all of those coins. Needless...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Rafi's S, Digital Marketing Assistant at Rafi's Spicebox Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello, We are very sorry to hear that you have had a poor experience in our shop. However, I would like to take this opportunity to state that we have a top rating (5 - Very Good) with the Food Standards Agency. Hygiene is a...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is really curry mix central. we saw plenty of flyers for Rafi's all over York and judging by the business of the shop, this tactic does seem to be working. Also plenty of offerings in jars not found elsewhere in York.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank david n
Rafi's S, Digital Marketing Assistant at Rafi's Spicebox Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello David, Thank you for your 5 star review! We are very proud to have a unique and interesting offering unlike anything else in York.

Reviewed 15 September 2018

Brought 2 of these spices from this Rafi's Spicebox a jelfrazi and a balti, I'm have to say for cost we was very disappointed, the week before we brought a curry jar from a supermarket, and I have to say there wasn't much of a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Rafi's S, Digital Marketing Assistant at Rafi's Spicebox Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello Kevin, We are sorry to hear that our Curry Packs were not to your liking. We use a blend of whole spices and pastes to create unique and authentic curries unlike those found in British Curry Houses, therefore the flavours of the curries you...More

Reviewed 3 September 2018

I have bought 5 different curry mixes so far. And all are outstanding, such good quality. Smooth, wonderful flavours Rafi has mastered. Looking forward to returning to try something new. I live in Canada and wish I had a Rafi's close by. A lovely place...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank CAS555
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Amazing Aromas Hit you as soon as you Walk in the door. With a nice selection of spices and not a bad price either. Will defo be ordering online when I need more.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TankNet
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Great shop with a superb selection of herbs/spices. Also helpful, knowledgeable members of staff willing to make up the spice mix required according to taste/heat levels.More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jwb333
Rafi's S, Digital Marketing Assistant at Rafi's Spicebox Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Hi jwb333, Thank you for your review! We always make sure to have the freshest (and tastiest) spices in stock - we're happy to hear that you're enjoying them. We're also very proud of our staff and their passion for what we do! Hope to...More

Reviewed 1 April 2018

It has been a while since a last visited Raf's Spicebox, and I'm happy to say that the standard of service hasn't dropped at all. I visited 31/03/18 and I was served by a tall boy and a young girl, who made me 3 Xacutti's...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Had a great chat and chose something perfect for me. So easy to cook. I'll definatly be back but next time for something a little different.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Lisa L
Spicebox, other at Rafi's Spicebox Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2018

We're pleased to hear that you had a great experience in one of our stores and that you found your purchase easy to cook! Thanks for taking the time to write this review.

Reviewed 18 December 2017

Nice to see this place so busy again when we popped in there this afternoon. 3 staff serving and all busy. Most seemed to be locals asking for bespoke curry mixes. :)

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank david n
Spicebox, other at Rafi's Spicebox Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2018

Thanks for taking the time to write this review, David!

Reviewed 12 November 2017

We love cooking and are always on the lookout for something different, and we found it, spice mixes made up fresh for you, these guys are so knowledgeable, helpful and really nice, we wish it was local but at least you can get it online,...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank 395MikeW
Spicebox, other at Rafi's Spicebox Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2018

Thanks for taking the time to write this review, Mike! Glad to hear you had such a great experience.

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