The Spice Shop

 
 
ADDRESS
1 Blenheim Crescent, Notting Hill, London W11 2EE
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
Mon to Sat 9:30-18:00, Sun 11:00-16:00
 

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The Spice ShopHard to miss with its bright yellow awning emblazoned with the word 'SPICE', this cosy emporium on the corner of Portobello Road will get your olfactory glangs working overtime. Originally a stall on the market, the business has evolved over recent years and now stocks pots, tins and bags full of over 2,500 herbs and spices. Unique in its concept and service this is THE place to come for essences, extracts, seasonings, seeds, pods, powders, oils, roots and leaves. Try one of their "Celebrity Bundles" for different ingredients grouped together according to the tastes and recipes of famous chefs. If your tastebuds really need reviving invest in a their Essential Spice Tin, crammed with no less than 49 different spices.

A vibrant asset in a vibrant part of London.

 

LondonTown.com - The Spice Shop Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Ladbroke Grove Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Westbourne Park Tube Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Queen's Park Overground Station
 
25 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Arthur Court NCP
 
15 minutes walk
 
Bayswater Road NCP
 
15 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    London > Shopping > Clothing
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    London > Shopping > Delicatessens
    194 Kensington Park Road, W11 | 1 minute from The Spice Shop
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    London > Entertainment > Live Music
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    London > Education > Evening Classes
    23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 24 minutes from The Spice Shop
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    179 Portobello Road, W11 | 1 minute from The Spice Shop
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    65 Westbourne Grove, Bayswater, London W2 | 12 minutes from The Spice Shop
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    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    221 Notting Hill Gate, Notting Hill, London W11 | 12 minutes from The Spice Shop
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    Holland Park Theatre 20 minutes walk from The Spice Shop

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    Exhibitions | Until 1st November 2015 

    Holland Park 20 minutes walk from The Spice Shop

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    Bush Theatre 22 minutes walk from The Spice Shop

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    Exhibitions | Until 18th October 2015 

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    Exhibitions | Until 10th July 2015 

    Royal College of Art 1.53 miles from The Spice Shop

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    Declan Zapala
    Concerts | On 6th July 2015 

    Royal Albert Hall 1.56 miles from The Spice Shop

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    Concerts | On 6th July 2015 

    Royal College of Music 1.67 miles from The Spice Shop

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    Britten: Albert Herring
    Concerts | Until 8th July 2015 

    Royal College of Music 1.67 miles from The Spice Shop

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