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Main Street, Lismore, Ireland
5853778
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
been wanting to try out for years

my husband and I finally got a chance to visit.the restaurant was empty on a Friday night.we waited about 5minutes before someone came with bread and sauces.we then waited about 15 minutes before menus were brought to us. it was really cold in the restaurant,no heat on which made it a little... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 19, 2014
89kathy
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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

We have eaten in Saffron many times and had numerous take away meals from here also. It never disappoints and Abu and his staff are always courteous and kind and the service and ambience are excellent. The food is always delicious and as we have lived in Bangladesh in the past we love the cuisine from that part of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Went on a Wednesday night to celebrate a birthday. We were the only customers in the place but the food and staff were fantastic. Had the Tandoori Chicken starter and the Saffron Special Platter - both were excellent, very fresh and tasty. The Nawabi Chicken curry was delicious and not too spicy. The Peshwari Naan was excellent. Great food and... More 

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Lismore, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

We have had a great business meeting and meal with some Indian colleagues The meal was delicious. I would thoroughly recommend Saffron to any visitors to Lismore.

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

I visited the charming Saffran Indian Restaurant in Lismore . .It was a real treat and not what I expected in rural Eire.The staff were very attentive and efficient.The food was excellent and I would highly recommend it to visitors.There is more to Lismore than a spectacular castle !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Friendly and warm welcome! The food was delicious an varied! The service perfect! And we had a wonderful night there all round :)

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

my husband and I finally got a chance to visit.the restaurant was empty on a Friday night.we waited about 5minutes before someone came with bread and sauces.we then waited about 15 minutes before menus were brought to us. it was really cold in the restaurant,no heat on which made it a little uncomfortable.the waiter took our order,the food was good... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Friendly staff, good flavours, tasty Indian, surprise find in this small Irish town. They have no alcohol licence so remember to get your wine / beer from the off-licence across the road - assuming you would like wine / beer with your tasty Indian.

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Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I love my Indian, I have been to all of the restaurants in the area and further afield just to find the best. Two things I love about this place and really are the only two things you need to know. 1. Quality food, amazing taste and I have never had a bad meal there. 2. Price, it is fair,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Beautiful food and great service . Very good value for money . Friendly staff. Food and bread tasted fresh and just the right flavours and spices. The only drawback was that the restaurant was a bit dark to read the menu. I would certainly recommend it.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014 via mobile

Very slow service: we waited one hour faor the main courses. Really expensive. Every dish tasted horrible and had a bad colour. Nothing to do with Indian cooking.Main spice: sugar.

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Address: Main Street, Lismore, Ireland
Phone Number: 5853778
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Waterford  >  Lismore
Cuisine: Indian

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  • Address: Main Street, Lismore, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Waterford  >  Lismore
  • Phone Number: 5853778

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian

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