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Saffron

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2016, 2019 Winner
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CUISINES
Indian, Balti, Asian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this restaurant with a good friend as a treat the place looked clean and we ordered drinks. Poppadoms arrived and we ordered kebab for starter, tasteless sorry but it was we ordered our mains waiter said to try Garlic Handi long braised lamb...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank 979andyr
Reviewed July 1, 2019

Beautiful Indian buffet food (8/10) but.... Sat at a cracked window (worrying) overlooking the surrounding dump of a street, Sun completely in our eyes whole meal no blinds available. Waiter seem to take a liking to my daughter made us feel uncomfortable. The waiter wanted...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Kittyscave
Reviewed June 4, 2019

Good food and indeed very good in terms of portion size and very good value. Had many dishes and shared very good.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Steve L
Reviewed March 22, 2019 via mobile

It been a few years since we visited the Saffron but we’re glad we tried it again. You might think the mains are a bit on the expensive side but the prices are well worth it as the portions are much larger than other local...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Yhaward
Reviewed January 14, 2019

Food excellent staff excellent Ali was so funny would go back lots of times we went there last Saturday night 5 kids 2 adults everybody loved it

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Chris M
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

We booked in advance and the food was delicious. 6 of us tried many of their own speciality dishes and were not disappointed. Great flavours. The sharing starters in particular were amazing. The service was brilliant. Our only gripe was the lack of spice. I...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank timsK7798HV
Reviewed December 27, 2018

Restaurant service is very good but Home delivery not so good. Ordered at 5.10pm but food not delivered until 7pm despite several phone calls, when ordering advised that I had a allergy to lemon, when food arrived there was a chunk of lemon in with...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 695carolp
Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

Ordered an Indian from here for the 1st time I ordered chicken tikka vindaloo Special fried rice, king prawn puri starter Onion baji and pishwari nan Everything was nice except onion bajis which where a little flat Overall the meal was OK and reasonable priced

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MichaelFinchy
Reviewed October 27, 2018

This is probably the best Indian Restaurant in the area. Never had a bad meal there. Staff are very attentive and the meals are very good value for money. The only downside is because the size of the restaurant windows it can be a bit...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank RobertEssex
Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

Visited this restaurant for the first time tonight while staying with friends. Just one word superb, from the waiters to the food everything was just wonderful. Will definitely visit again,,,just wished I lived nearer this would be my local. 5 out of 5. Thank you

Date of visit: October 2018
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Luke J
November 3, 2017|
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Response from I9384BZleep | Reviewed this property |
Yes full stocked bar
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lynn h
October 7, 2017|
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Response from I9384BZleep | 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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