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“Food is better then some of the best restaurants in India and that too in Taipei” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Saffron Fine Indian Cuisine

Saffron Fine Indian Cuisine
38-6 Tain Mu E.rd, Taipei 111, Taiwan
02-28714842
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Ranked #14 of 9,429 Restaurants in Taipei
Price range: $22 - $26
Cuisines: Indian
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Good for: Doing business
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Mumbai (Bombay), India
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Food is better then some of the best restaurants in India and that too in Taipei”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2012

On our recent trip to Taipei we were most pelsanatly surprised by this restaurant. Normally Indian one gets stuck for food in the far east. But this time we struck the gold mine. After two days of eating the local food we were dying for some indian food and we chanced upon this hotel on the basis of a recommendation. And boy, did we have a blast. We have not had such good Indian food even in India. Absolutely amazing, from the starters right down to the desserts. Authentic and tasty. What surprised us even more was the staff which was local but knew and could also pronounce and explain each and every dish. And their liquor and wine selection was top notch too. obviously a work of passion, which is refelcted in each and every minute attention to detail. Would recommedn this to every one -- local or India visiting Taipei.

  • Visited September 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Dubai, UAE
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
“Best place to introduce Indian food ! Fantastic Authentic Indian Food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2012

Every time I visit Taiwan I try to make sure I visit this restaurant with my colleagues. This is the best place to introduce good Indian Food. The food is authentic & very tasty. The pakoras, onion bhajis, mango lassi, the main course are just wonderful & the prices are reasonable.

Keep up the good work guys !

  • Visited May 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Taipei, Taiwan
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Best restaurant in Taipei”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2012

This is by far, not only the best restaurant in Taipei, but possibly one of the best Indian cuisine restaurants outside of India and London. The masalas, the vindaloos and the daals are just out of this world. Make sure you leave some nan at the end to wipe that plate clean because you will love it! We have gone to Saffron countless times since its inauguration, and the quality of the food is always just really the best. And service? No where can you find such friendlier yet professional service in Taipei. The decor, ambiance and general atmoshphere makes the Saffron experience a truly unforgettable one.

  • Visited July 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
2 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“OUTSTANDING INDIAN PEARL RESTAURANT DISTINGUISHED BY PURE QUALITY”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2012

Incomparable high-level Indian dish-quality and attentive-to-detail service combination make SAFFRON the most obvious choice amongst original Indian taste in Taiwan!! Simplicity and elegant presentation put the best emphasis on SAFFRON exquisite food by creating mouth-watering reminiscence of a variety of curries, naans, tandoori, salads and never-to-miss desserts out of Indian chef handcrafting skills which make you feel engrossed in such an Indian realism you are unable to resist the temptation to stay away a few days before you miss it. Whether romanticism or business lead you here, staff professionalism and environment would guarantee a complete success....

  • Visited July 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Taipei, Taiwan
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“The best indian cousine in Taipei”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2012

I use to go there when in Taipei and choose my favourite indian plates. Small restaurant with a very good cousine, nice enviroment, indian cooks and friendly personnel (they speak english). That's why it's always better make a reservation! I suggest to let a space for the saffron dessert... simply delicious!

  • Visited August 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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