The Spice House

Gourmet, Restaurant, Food
1512 N Wells St (at W Burton Pl)
Chicago, IL 60610
(312) 274-0378


  • Follow the aroma to this spice shop specializing in the highest quality & variety of hand-selected & hand-prepared spices and herbs, both expected & exotic. Ask about the Chicago Neighborhood blends.
  • Extraordinary selection of spices. Don't miss to take some seasonings with you which are typical for Chicago (like Deep Dish or Ukrainian Quarter seasoning).
  • Love service and selection
  • I always stop in here before going out of town. Their gift boxes make the best thank you to parents and foodies.
  • Use the Pilsen Latino seasoning for great homemade guacamole.
  • It was neat yo see the stuff from the website but the store wasnt that friendly.
  • I recommend the maple garlic blend!
  • Skip the grocery stores, the spices here are great and very reasonably priced.
  • The breakfast sausage seasoning mix has added something to my vegetarian breakfasts that I didn't know I was missing :D
  • szechuan peppercorn
  • Sichuan peppercorns, Portuguese cream salt, Virginia smokehouse seasoning, peppercorn Royale
  • An amazing shop for all your spice/seasoning needs. Great blends and wonderful, beautifully packaged combo boxes!
  • Fabulous spices mixes and peices
  • Best. Spices. Ever.
  • Awesome place for whole spices.. Quality, great value and knowledgeable friendly staff..
  • Very friendly staff, know where the spice is when you walk in and look like a fool trying to pronounce it. :)
  • It was spicy
  • Where else can you taste four different types of cinnamon?
  • Best spice merchant hands down! Always helpful staff. Great spice combos for the novice or accomplished cook.
  • Lavender vanilla-sugar, White truffle salt, Trinidad lemon garlic pepper, Taylor Street Cheese Sprinkle-for starters! Try every spice, salt, seasonings, molecular gastronomy ingredients! They got it!

Nearby places

1532 N Wells St
1547 N Wells St (at W North Ave)
1233 N Wells St (at W Goethe St)