Spice Symphony – 50th St.
Our cuisine is classical Indian food from all regions of India carefully prepared by star chef. Our "grandmotherly cooking,” with whole spices for a more rustic texture will blow you away.We are rated as one of the top Indian Cuisine in New York. We bring to you coastal curries from Goa, Konkan, Karwar, Allepy, Madurai, Kolkata to name a few and also a few dishes of Chinese with Indian Spices ( Indo Chinese).
Our Wine List is something that we are proud to present.
We are home,family and friends.
Lunch: Every Day 11:00am - 4:00pm
Dinner: Sunday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 10:30pm
Friday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 11:30pm
Amazing food and experience in New York City, our family enjoyed every single detail of our dinner together.
Everything was great, my only complaint was that the chicken tikka masala has a sweeter taste. I prefer that dish on the spicier side. Otherwise we had a great time and overall really good indian food.
Great meal at a high end location, great service, quality food and overall great experience
Great food and excellent attention without being obtrusive. The food was way above average and surprisingly affordable. We were visiting NYC and would definitely go back to this place.
Fantastic restaurant with not only typical Indian dishes but unusual, wonderful Chinese-Indian variations. Incredibly flavorful biryani.
An ok place ,ambience was good however not very impressed with the food ,I ordered pepper chicken as suggested by the host but didn’t like it that much and New Delhi chat wasn’t spicy at all.Staff was friendly so no complaints on that and service was ok too.
Overall it’s a one time visit place.
For as much hype and 5 star ratings they get on Google, TripAdvisor, and Open Table, they don't deserve it. It was good, but not great. 3-3.5 star? While the wait staff was highly attentive, we had 4 people asking us for things, within seconds of sitting down, it was too attentive, and we had to ask them just to give us some time to settle in and catch up. While they were gracious about this, the menu wasn't great, and they were missing some basic traditional Indian sides, they only had chutney. While the Tikka Masala was good, the chicken was chewy, so overcooked or old, and the nan nailed it. The waiter challenged my friend to his request to make the Vindaloo hot, said he would do it, and then didn't. Even after my friend said if it was too hot he'd complement the chef. There are just too many better authentic, cheaper, Indian places in NY in better neighborhoods to go out after than this place. Bummer, wanted to like it as much as everyone else.
The food and service was good. I found it a bit crowded and the the noise was a bit too high.
This restaurant is a gem! We have come here many times, and I choose this restaurant also for business dinners as it is authentic, the cuisine is delicious! And the service is impeccable! Each time I come here I am treated like a queen and my guess and treated also like royalty. We have been to India, and this is the real deal in New York City! I recommend this place because everyone makes you feel special.
Wonderful experience! The food and service was outstanding.
Very pleasant meal however the portions were quite small and it was a bit overpriced, for example $3 for 3 popadums and additional charges for the dips.
Very tasty food, attentive service and great quality.
Unfortunately VERY noisy due to low clearance ceiling and tile flooring.
But cool ambience. Will definitely come back!
We were seated on time, and had an excellent table. The specials and the options were presented clearly. Santosh took exceptional care of us - from meal suggestions to a surprise custard for our daughter who turned 18! We ordered two info-Chinese dishes and two North Indian dishes. Each one was well made, piping hot, and in good quantities. Thoroughly appreciate the fact that the staff took absolutely terrific care of us. Will return again!!
We (5 persons) were seated on time and was taken care of Aldi. He was very accommodating. He was especially attentive to one our colleagues who was hesitant to order as she was not sure of the taste. Aldi inquired what taste she was comfortable with. He made two different dishes outside oh the menu. The second dish was on point. Thank you Aldi.if his service style is practiced by other wait staff, Spicy Symphony will mo doubt attract more customers.
Excellent service, friendly waitstaff, nice atmosphere, can get a bit loud when restaurant is filled. Menu is typical Indian with some more unusual options. The chicken in the chicken tikka masala, a very common dish, seemed to have been pre-cooked and was dry. It was served in a bowl with the sauce simply poured over it. Other dishes seemed like better choices.
Spice Symphony went out of their way to accommodate our party of NYers and out-of-towners. We get together once a year.
So it's nice to have the restaurant be flexible to our needs. SS was amazing! Our numbers kept changing. No problem! We met at the bar for drinks for 45 mins. Ample room and selection. Sunkist, our bar server, was so wonderful serving us and flexible with billing us. Once at the table, we felt as if we were the only table in the restaurant the staff wanted to please! Everyone was so kind and attentive. I wish all our experiences for our high school meet ups could be so stress free. Thank you Spice Symphony! We will return!
Nous étions 5 adultes et 4 enfants. Nous avons eu un service attentionné du début à la fin! Les plats étaient tous délicieux et la carte de vin très raisonnable ( plusieurs vin à moins de 45$) Ce restaurant Porte très bien son nom; la nourriture est parfumée et épicée mais sans excès! Et vraiment, je reviens sur le service car il était vraiment exceptionnel!
Nous avons essayé plusieurs plats (7) en plus de riz et pain naam en accompagnement, dessert (3) que nous avons partagé et café en plus de 2 bouteilles de vin (48$/ch).
Avec les taxes et un bon pourboire la facture était de 385$ ce qui est très bien pour 9 personnes!
J’y retournerai c’est certain!
We come here for the Indo Chinese food, which is quite good. The service is a bit overbearing and yet slow.
Delicious food including some curry house classics and some new, different things to try with the Indo Chinese fusion. The chicken lollipops were gorgeous and the peshwari naan was the best I've ever tasted by far!
Extensive menu for both food and drinks. Delicious food. Excellent service. A true mid town gem and my favorite Indian restaurant in Manhattan.
Excellent food and excellent service. Will definitely return!
Wonderful service! Felt like I was in a 5 star restaurant. Food was delicious. They brought my husband a mini cheesecake for his birthday.
Had a great dinner experience with friends. They were very accommodating when I asked to change the party size shortly before our reservation. Rowan, our server, took great care of us and was able to give us solid recommendations when we asked. The restaurant is clean and comfortable.
They served our family of four to include two young boys beautifully. I highly recommend this restaurant and thought it was absolutely delicious!
Great food with fantastic service. Menu is everything you’d look for in an Indian place
I had a pleasant surprise at this restaurant. This indochinese fusion is addictive. I will definitely go back for some more of this food.
Very cosy restaurant, excellent food and great service.
Wonderful service and amazing food! What a gem! ❤️
Food was great. Service excellent Prices very reasonable would recommend highly
Great Indian food - very nice service that makes you feel very welcome!! A pleasant evening
My friend is a vegetarian, I am not. It was a perfect dining experience for us both.
A great restaurant , a hidden gem with Indo-Chinese cuisine. Good service. Good dining experience.
Excellent service from the time you enter to the time you leave. Waiters are always there to help you with your orders and attend to your needs. The noise level was high and you had to shout across the table to be heard. The ambience was reasonable. All in all a very pleasant experience.
The food was impeccable yet very reasonably priced. The service was fabulous and our food and drinks were served in a timely manner. The tables are fairly close to one another, so we could hear conversations around us. My husband and I didn’t have a very romantic atmosphere, but the delicious food and wonderful service definitely made up for that. We would absolutely go back!
Interesting excellent food. Wait staff very helpful. Will definitely visit again to try more dishes.
Cute little restaurant on 50th St/3rd Ave. Top notch service and excellent wine collection.
Highly recommend the Indo-Chinese items on the menu.
Food was good, prices were reasonable, but the service was rushed with persistent up-selling, e.g. pushing drinks, extra courses and dessert every time a waiter came up to us. When it became apparent that we weren't heavy drinkers or dessert takers, they seemed in a hurry to get the table free. The restaurant was crowded and noisy, so apparently it is popular, but I won't return.
We found Spice Symphony on a search for restaurants near our hotel. Our meal experience was fabulous and we really like Aldi, our server. He answered all our questions and made great suggestions. Our 15 year-old boys are not very adventurous eaters and ate everything on their plates. The food was tasty and unique. The restaurant was completely full when we were there so it was loud, but it was worth it for the food.
Food and service were both good. We were impressed.
Everyone was very friendly- outstanding service. Only issue was that I love Chicken Tikka Masala but did not care for theirs - tikka sauce was like thick spicy tomato soup, disappointing. Samosas, corn soup, biryani, rice pudding were delicious.