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Saffron

51 Ravensdale | Great Clacton, Clacton-on-Sea CO15 4QH, England
+44 1255 220006
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
Travelers talk about
“naan bread” (5 reviews)
“best indian” (21 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Balti, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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51 Ravensdale | Great Clacton, Clacton-on-Sea CO15 4QH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here tonight for a family meal, and to be honest we were a bit concerned after reading such a terrible review from the last people.... However, they are completely wrong!! This is by far the best Indian around, the hosts are beyond attentive,...More

2  Thank Sally B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having been seated upon arrival relatively quickly on a Saturday night, things started to go down hill. Two hours to receive our starters and main course (asked for it to arrive at the same time). Food was luke warm at best, dry chicken, flavourless naan,...More

Thank lauradutton1991
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited saffron on a Wednesday evening whilst on holiday here and honestly it was such a lovely experience! The food was so delicious and tasted amazing.. not like any other curry we’ve had before! The staff were so friendly and would do anything to...More

Thank L_Marge
Reviewed June 18, 2018

If you love a curry this is a must visit. Nothing is too much trouble for them. We went on a wednesday evening with 2 children age 11 and 12 and asked for a Chicken Tikka Masala and not too spicy. Delivered spot on -...More

Thank winolinuk
Reviewed March 12, 2018

I know it was Mother's Day and the restaurant was full however their estimate for waiting time to pick up a take-away was way out and we had to wait another 45 minutes after we arrived. They did try to compensate for the wait by...More

1  Thank Christine H
Reviewed December 15, 2017

was horrible, poppudums tasted like old nasty oil, prawns were so chewy and the passanda sauce just tasted of cinnamon. couldn't eat it. so many good reviews makes me wonder if many of them have actually ever eaten out of Clacton. should try brightlingsea kovalan...More

Thank romfordgirl
Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

Disagree with the person who said it’s the worst restaurant in 50 # YEATS # lol , anyway it’s a very nice and friendly place, best food in YEATS !

1  Thank Lee P
Reviewed October 4, 2017

The staff are really friendly and helpful. The food is absolutely delicious. We came to this restaurant 35 years ago when it was a great Italian, this Indian restaurant is a super replacement. Will definitely be visiting often.

1  Thank Jane R
Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

A good choice of menu with faultless and attentive service. The naan bread that came with the meal was simply delightful. The wife's "butter chicken" was one of the best presented meals I've seen in some time, there was genuine care and thought given to...More

Thank MemSecES
Reviewed September 15, 2017

We love the Saffron, usually in there twice a month, over the last 10 years; I can honestly say we have never had a bad meal... Food fantastic, Staff friendly and very polite, restaurant spotlessly clean.... Obviously the 10% corkage is a small charge to...More

Thank Elizabeth D
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Luke J
November 3, 2017|
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Response from Lee P | Reviewed this property |
Yes full stocked bar
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teddywinks
October 7, 2017|
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Response from Lee P | Reviewed this property |
Not for local but I think there is a charge for 3 miles and over but not to sure as I only live 2 minutes away
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Charlie S
September 6, 2017|
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Response from Paul R | Reviewed this property |
they do have a Banquet buffet and it is on a Sunday and Thursday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 Ravensdale | Great Clacton, Clacton-on-Sea CO15 4QH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Clacton-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1255 220006
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