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Blu Saffron

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241 Sydney Avenue, Pretoria, South Africa
Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tue - Fri 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Centurion, South Africa
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of my all time favorite classic restaurants. A place I go to when I know what I want and what I will get. Service and food is excellent and if they have the calves liver on the special board it is a must have!!

Thank JannemanPot
Pretoria, South Africa
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34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sun-downers and colorful views over a lush golf course, followed by elegant seating and a warm ambiance in which to enjoy romantic conversations. Fine dining and excellent wines complement a truly unique and return-again experiences. All Stars !

Thank Mynhardt O
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42 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely restaurant with attentive, professional and friendly service. A good selection of wines and informed advice from the staff made this a most pleasurable evening. Excellent home made cheesecake rounded off a memorable evening. Highly recommended

Thank Jonathan-Harvey-8
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

We emailed for a reservation from the U.S. I can't say enough about this restaurant. Before we sat down at our table, we had drinks at the bar which was cozy and relaxing, especially after just finishing golf. Excellent service by our waiters, but when I asked one of the owners what an appetizer was he said he would bring... More 

Thank Fran E
Beveren, Belgium
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56 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

Blue Saffron is a very nice restaurant with excellent food and a fabulous wine list. Before going to your table you can have drink in the bar. They have a lot of choice for drinks. The menu is very nice and it is difficult to choose every time we go there. Excellent service with eye for detail.

Thank JBlommaert
Durban, South Africa
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Fantastic food. Chef was hands on, excellent service provided by the waiters. We were a large group as this a honorary dinner in honour of a special man who heads up a large company. Restaurant was at the top of their game all night. Well done.

Thank Santa E
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

I have had lunches and dinner here with family, friends and also for business reasons and have never been disappointed! I highly recommend it to anyone who asks. The menu is interesting and personally presented in the most entertaining manner and there is plenty to suit even the most discerning palette :)

Thank Cecilia H
Pretoria, South Africa
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

We celebrated my wife and my grandpa's birthday here with a lovely dinner. The food was excellent and the service was a top standard.

Thank Danie83
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55 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

This restaurant is part of the Pretoria Country Club and is always quite busy. However it is run very efficiently and I have never experienced slow service there. Private rooms are available for group dining. The menu is extensive and you will certainly find a dish to your liking. If great steaks or game are your fare you will be... More 

Thank iconicdestinations
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

We have supper regularly and I love this place. Sitting on the varanda of this restaurant next to the Oldest Golfcourse in Pretoria on a summer evening is so relaxing and it is just beautiful. All the staff are very friendly and they will guide you to a wonderful meal.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20 - $25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking
Good for
Scenic view, Special occasions, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 241 Sydney Avenue, Pretoria, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Pretoria
  • Phone Number: +27123460223

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