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Saffron Restaurant

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Indian, Pizza, Dessert, Hamburgers
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#59-5755 Cowrie St, Sechelt, British Columbia V0N 3A0, Canada
604-740-0660
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11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children
Outdoor seating
Dining on a budget

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 25
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
very tasty

The menu has changed since last visit but still offers quality food at a reasonable price. If you have children there is a child's menu available. Sorry, no seniors menu for smaller appetites but staff will gladly pack up any leftovers for a guest to take home. I fully intended to eat only part of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 14, 2015
Maggie_Tee
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Vancouver, Canada
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Outdoor seating
  • Dining on a budget
  • Lunch
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
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48 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Vancouver, Canada
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

The menu has changed since last visit but still offers quality food at a reasonable price. If you have children there is a child's menu available. Sorry, no seniors menu for smaller appetites but staff will gladly pack up any leftovers for a guest to take home. I fully intended to eat only part of my meal and take the... More 

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Sechelt, Canada
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This is a truly friendly really nice East Indian food restaurant. Their buttered chicken is to die for. Super service and really great people who love to cook for you round out the experience

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Vancouver, Canada
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Second time we've eaten here and while the service was outstanding, the food was just average. The butter chicken and paneer korma were passable but tasted almost like they came from a jar. The naan bread did not seem to be made in house as one would expect from a mid priced Indian food eatery. The inside of the restaurant... More 

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Gibsons, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

A group of friends had lunch here and enjoyed an authentic Indian meal. Great selection of dishes. The device was great, the meals were very flavourful.

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Sechelt, Canada
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Great pizza in a very friendly atmosphere. The staff is wonderful and the pizza is exceptional. It is a family style setting, nothing fancy but good service with great food.

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Coquitlam, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Was looking for a decent place that had something other than the typical fare (didn't feel like typical pub / diner food). Came across this place, and wow! What a fortunate discovery. I like spicy food (Thai, Indian, Jamaican) as does my wife, but my kids really don't. Thus, it's a rare occasion I get to have such food. The... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We live in Calgary and keep our boat at Pender Harbour. Stopping at Saffron is a yearly tradition when we get to the Sunshine Coast. The food was so fantastic when we arrived last week we had to go back tonight. The men ordered the Lamb Shank Curry and the women had the Extra Vegetarian Pizza. Both simply to die... More 

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Richmond, Canada
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33 reviews 33 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

In a mall, Saffron's Indian food is a delightful mash-up of Punjabi and Kenyan food that is as honest and authentic as you'll get in mama's kitchen. And that's because, mama is cooking it. A transplanted Brit, she celebrates the best of her Punjabi mom and Kenyan Dad's recipes. Try the Pakoras. They are delicately spiced and crunchy while not... More 

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North Vancouver BC
Top Contributor
105 reviews 105 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This is the second year we have been in Sechelt and ordered in and remembered how good it was last year. We were just as happy this time and it was nice they delivered all the way out to the B&B we were staying at.

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Vancouver, Canada
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

We had reserved a table in the restaurant for our family for 1.00 PM. When we got there, we were super hungry and ordered Thali thinking it would be a good deal.What we found was just two pieces of Naan, 2 small bowls of curries and a lot of rice. This wasn't surely enough. Food was not very great in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: #59-5755 Cowrie St, Sechelt, British Columbia V0N 3A0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Sechelt
  • Phone Number: 604-740-0660

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 16
  • Cuisine: Indian, Pizza, Dessert, Hamburgers

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm

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