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Rafi's Spicebox Ltd

17 Goodramgate, York YO1 7LW, England
+44 1904 638119
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Had a great chat and chose something perfect for me. So easy to cook. I'll definatly be back but... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lisa L
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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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Nice to see this place so busy again when we popped in there this afternoon. 3 staff serving and... read more

Reviewed 18 December 2017
david n
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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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 tips & advice, menu planning ideas and our handmade Curry Packs, tailored to your tastes. We also have a large range of loose spices, gift sets & kitchenware, pickles & chutneys, snacks & sweets, breads, rice and much more. Whether you’re a novice cook or avid foodie, we’ll have something to tickle your taste buds and help you get creative in the kitchen.
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“curries” (28 reviews)
“spice mixes” (9 reviews)
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17 Goodramgate, York YO1 7LW, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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.

Thank Lisa L
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Spicebox, other at Rafi's Spicebox Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

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.

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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. :)

Thank david n
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Spicebox, other at Rafi's Spicebox Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

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

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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

Thank Mike W
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Spicebox, other at Rafi's Spicebox Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

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

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Reviewed 9 July 2017

We have been using Rafi's products for some time. The smells are amazing. Meals are made up to the clients liking whilst you wait. They are easy and fool proof to use. Alternative you can buy all the ingredients in the shop. The staff are...More

Thank David S
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Spicebox, Manager at Rafi's Spicebox Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Thanks David, it's great to hear you like our curry packs!

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Reviewed 28 June 2017

The curry packs are great, really easy to make a tasty curry. well worth a visit when you go to York. Staff are really helpful.

Thank 367hev
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Spicebox, Manager at Rafi's Spicebox Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Thanks for taking the time to review Rafi's Spicebox!

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Reviewed 20 June 2017

The pungent smell of freshly prepared spices hits you as you enter this shop. Mouth watering specialities are under a glass counter as you enter to the right. Jars to the left. Stock up on unusual items whilst you can.

Thank david n
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Spicebox, Manager at Rafi's Spicebox Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

The pungent smell stays with us, 24/7! Thanks for reviewing Rafi's Spicebox York.

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Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

I love this shop. The curry made from the packs are great and foolproof! Always worth trying out the offer of the month. I buy in bulk and put the spare spice packs in the freezer. Also worth using the loyalty card and saving up...More

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Spicebox, Manager at Rafi's Spicebox Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Thank you Liz! Sounds like you are a seasoned Rafi's customer with these tips.

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Reviewed 18 April 2017

I cannot commend the staff here strongly enough. They were thoroughly helpful, advising me on my curry choices and side-dishes and checking on quantities....kitted me out with a curry feast which drew compliments from our dinner guests. Won't cook curry any other way now!

Thank debsupnorth2015
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Spicebox, Manager at Rafi's Spicebox Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

Hi Debs, thank you very much for the review. We have passed your kind words on to the staff in the shop. See you again soon.

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Reviewed 7 April 2017

The shop is a joy to visit I have some food intolerances and often find when eating curries in restaurents make me ill. However because I can have my curry mixes tailor made I can eat curries and spicy foods without becoming ill. The fact...More

Thank Angie C
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Spicebox, Manager at Rafi's Spicebox Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Thank you so much for the kind words Angie.

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Reviewed 19 March 2017

A friend introduced me to Rafi's curry mixes so next time I was in York I searched out this little gem of a shop. I am now a firm fan. The spice mixes are so easy to use and taste so authentic. I have never...More

Thank Evelyn M
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Spicebox, Manager at Rafi's Spicebox Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Thanks for the review Evelyn, hope to see you in the shop again soon.

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