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Zafran

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#3,537 of 18,251 Places to Eat in London
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349 Lower Addiscombe Road, Addiscombe | Croydon, London CR06RG, England
+44 20 86550055
Today
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Mon - Thu 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Delivery, Reservations

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    Very good
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great food and atmosphere

Revisited after many years to try their banquet night. What a joy this was. On a Tuesday evening the place was packed and buzzing. The food was very flavoursome and really good value and service. Will certainly start going regularly again.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 5, 2015
Tony N
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London, United Kingdom
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English first
London
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Just ordered a home delivery from Zafran and within 10 minutes of plating up it went to the bin. The amount of oil Zafran uses means that fracking has must have come to Addiscombe. A heart attack on a plate. I phoned the restaurant to give them the feedback and said that since eating curries in London since 1956 this... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Revisited after many years to try their banquet night. What a joy this was. On a Tuesday evening the place was packed and buzzing. The food was very flavoursome and really good value and service. Will certainly start going regularly again.

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Croydon, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Just ridiculously good food, I always have the vegetable dhansak as it is perfect, my wife always goes for the Goan Paneer. Both very tasty dishes, the peshwari naans are also a great accompaniment. Staff are always very friendly and helpful.

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Montpellier
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015 via mobile

We asked for home delivery after a crasy sightseeing walking day. It was Nice and on time. Rates more than corrects.

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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Recently started to return to Zafran and wish we had done so sooner, The food is lovely with a mix of tradtional curries and house specials. The service can be a little on the slow side but it is well worth the wait. Once you have been a few times they treatyou as family. Have also had a couple of... More 

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Croydon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Never ordered from here before I have to say it was the best curry I have ever had. Delicious I cant wait until the weekend!!

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London, United Kingdom
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50 reviews 50 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

I have been to this restaurant twice and the food has been great both times. I have never booked but it does get busy at random times. You can't be really hungry when you go as the food takes ages to come, but it is well worth the wait. Its hot spicy and delicious. Admittedly it lacked ambiance, I wouldn't... More 

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Croydon, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Too lazy to cook on New Year's day evening, we dropped down to Addiscombe for a curry. We hadn't been to the Zafran for many years. The welcome was warm. The menu is good, with the usual curry options plus some house specialities. We both chose a fish main course. The food was not quick to arrive but it was... More 

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Good place to dine late evening, Not sure about the colouring but overall the taste and quality was second to none.

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London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I eat here fairly regularly - the service is friendly, the food is yummy and always a treat to go. Sometimes the service can be a little slow, but I overlook that because of the food! I think it is best Indian in the area.

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Additional Information about Zafran

Address: 349 Lower Addiscombe Road, Addiscombe | Croydon, London CR06RG, England
Phone Number: +44 20 86550055
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm  12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm  12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm  12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm  12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Friday 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 349 Lower Addiscombe Road, Addiscombe | Croydon, London CR06RG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 86550055
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?