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.

 

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

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Queen's Park Overground Station
 
25 minutes walk
 
 
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Arthur Court NCP
 
15 minutes walk
 
Bayswater Road NCP
 
15 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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The Abbey Court Notting Hill
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £68  37% off
20 Pembridge Gardens, W2 | 11 minutes from The Spice Shop
Wrap yourself in Victorian elegance at this exclusive hotel. Located in peaceful residential street close to Notting Hill gate, the shops and nightlife of the West-end ... More
 
 
 
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150 Bayswater Road, W2 | 14 minutes from The Spice Shop
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London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £68  35% off
179-199 Holland Park Avenue, W11 | 15 minutes from The Spice Shop
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The Tea and Coffee Plant
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
180 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 1 minute from The Spice Shop
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London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
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59 Ledbury Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 6 minutes from The Spice Shop
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London > Shopping > Clothing
188 Kensington Park Road, Notting Hill, London W112ES | 1 minute from The Spice Shop
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London > Shopping > Delicatessens
194 Kensington Park Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 1 minute from The Spice Shop
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London > Shopping > Books
4 Blenheim Crescent, Notting Hill, London W11 | 1 minute from The Spice Shop
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London > Entertainment > Cinemas
191 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 1 minute from The Spice Shop
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130 Talbot Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 1 minute from The Spice Shop
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London > Entertainment > Live Music
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London > Attractions > Museums
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London > Restaurants > American restaurants
184a Kensington Park Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 1 minute from The Spice Shop
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190 - 192 Kensington Park Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 1 minute from The Spice Shop
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4 Bleinheim Crescent, Notting Hill, London W11 | 1 minute from The Spice Shop
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London > Education > English Language Courses
47 Shepherd's Bush Green, W12 | 22 minutes from The Spice Shop
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London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 24 minutes from The Spice Shop
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London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 33 minutes from The Spice Shop
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London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
2A Bridstow Place, Notting Hill, London W2 | 9 minutes from The Spice Shop
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Space NK
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127-131 Westbourne Grove, Bayswater, London W2 | 9 minutes from The Spice Shop
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Avondale Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Walmer Road, Holland Park, London W11 | 10 minutes from The Spice Shop
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Duke of Wellington
London > Nightlife > Pubs
179 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 1 minute from The Spice Shop
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London > Restaurants > Gastropub
96 Ladbroke Grove, Notting Hill, London W11 | 3 minutes from The Spice Shop
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96 Ladbrooke Grove, Notting Hill, London W11 | 3 minutes from The Spice Shop
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The Distillery
London > Nightlife > Bars
186 Portobello Road, W11 | 1 minute from The Spice Shop
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London > Nightlife > Bars
45 All Saints Road, W11 | 4 minutes from The Spice Shop
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Portobello Star
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171 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 5 minutes from The Spice Shop
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London > Business > Venue Hire
191 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, Notting Hill, London W11 | 1 minute from The Spice Shop
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Louise T Blouin Foundation Institute, 3 Olaf Street, W11 | 12 minutes from The Spice Shop
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Kensington Conference and Events Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Hornton Street, Kensington, London W8 | 20 minutes from The Spice Shop
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