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Safa

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30 - 32 Bank Street, Belfast BT1 1HL , Northern Ireland
442890233519
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget, Special occasions
Description: Off royal ave between. Tesco and primark

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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
Awesome Service

The food was great, the atmosphere was relaxing, and the service was outstanding (shout out to Marie, who went out of her way to make sure our kid had a great time). I'd come here again in a heartbeat. Someone in our group got Chicken Tikka Masala, and it wasn't our favorite (it was SO sweet... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Cassandra K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The food was great, the atmosphere was relaxing, and the service was outstanding (shout out to Marie, who went out of her way to make sure our kid had a great time). I'd come here again in a heartbeat. Someone in our group got Chicken Tikka Masala, and it wasn't our favorite (it was SO sweet), but everything else was... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Me and my friend went to safa lastnite. Wat can i say overall was abs beautiful from start to finish. The staff were lovely the food was delish..if u havnt tryed safa ur deffo missing out on great food and a loving and warm atmosphere... safa is deffo my number 1 choice wenever i feel hungry.. a big thank u... More 

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Thank Cathy M
Belfast, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Marco the waiter recommended we try Indian wine. I didn't even know you could get Indian wine! It's things like this that make Safa different from the usual Indian restaurant. The staff are always passionate about the food and getting me to try something new. Real Indian food. Fantastic meal in a friendly atmosphere

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Thank Johanna D
Belfast, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Nice reasonably priced Indian fare with fairly decent vegetarian choice available. Service good. Staff friendly

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Thank E1209AWjohn
Perthshire, Scotland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Discovered this place while on a recent visit to Belfast and were looking for somewhere to eat at lunchtime. A sandwich board directed us up a side street to it. On entering, we were immediately impressed by the smart décor, but it was the friendly and genuine welcome we received which really impressed. We had a lovely 2 course lunch... More 

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2 Thank BillyGrierson
Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I attended Safa on Wednesday Feb.3rd 2016 with my three daughters. Located alongside Kelly's cellars and upstairs I was delighted at the tastefully decorated interior. As a long-time West Ham supporter I have experience of the many fine and authentic Indian restaurants in East London. Safa surpassed my highest expectations. The food is beautifully cooked and the service by Wesley... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

First time here. Excellent food and service. Marie was very helpful. Will come again. Jalfrezi was very good as were the onion bhajis.

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1 Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

A lovely restuarant in belfast, its quite hard to find however the food is great and staff are very friendly and helpful! Would definitely recommend visiting here :)

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1 Thank Nadja P
Belfast
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first time at Safa. The food was great. Very fresh. Service was excellent - nicely timed. Lovely restaurant. Very friendly staff. We plan to return again soon.

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1 Thank JoolsBelfast
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Attended Safa this month with a living social voucher, now the second time I've been. Food is beautiful have no complaints!! had the chicken madras was quite hot just how I like it. Service was excellent, would definitely advise a trip here. Voucher was very good value for money but prices in the main menu are reasonable anyway. Will be... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 30 - 32 Bank Street, Belfast BT1 1HL, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: 442890233519

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 9 - 22
  • Cuisine: Indian, Balti, Eastern European

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget, Special occasions

Description

Off royal ave between. Tesco and primark

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