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££ - £££Indian, Asian,
2 Clarendon Street, Derry BT48 7ES, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7126 0532
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“curry” (29 reviews)
“poppadoms” (15 reviews)
“dahl” (4 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
2 Clarendon Street, Derry BT48 7ES, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic experience dining in this beautiful restaurant. Really pleasant staff, great at their jobs and seemed very happy in their work. Two course early bird menu was so reasonable and the food was outstanding, meat was tender and the sauce was tasty and...More

Date of visit: March 2018
2  Thank GazF211118
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Tonight we decided to order an Indian takeaway from Saffron, Chicken Tikka, Tandoori Mix, rice, chips, the nicest sauce ever tasted Makkan sauce and Nan Bread. The food smelt divine but the rice, chips and Nan where all very cold not luk warm actually cold...More

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank shara2209
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Love this restaurant. Great atmosphere. Lovely staff. Brill service. But above all the food was beautiful. Full of flavour.

Date of visit: February 2018
2  Thank weeBickleC
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Staff are lovely and friendly. Restaurant lacked a bit of amotosphere. The food was nice. I feel there was a lot of meat with little sauce. Service was a bit slow but Staff were aware of this and apologised a number of times advising they...More

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank Paula N
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Visiting my daughter with her god parents,so came recommended. I have to say we were made to feel very welcome by the owner. The food was very good and lots of it. The service was 1st class. Big thank you for making us all very...More

Date of visit: January 2018
2  Thank Whitty85
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Great food and lovely place to enjoy a meal. Lots of options and every dish tastes fresh and different. A proper authentic Indian restaurant. I particularly love the onion bhajis, the saag paneer and the lamb dansak.

Date of visit: January 2018
4  Thank goodtimeslondon_8
Reviewed 12 January 2018

I hired Saffron to cater the day after my wedding, in Donegal. I chose them as they make the best curry in the North West (and I know my curries!), and Suki managed everything beautifully. I literally did not have to worry about one detail,...More

Date of visit: December 2017
3  Thank bronagho
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Good Indian food and good service. Our son loved the korma, I had the lamb vindaloo. Our food came family style, so plan to share.

Date of visit: September 2017
2  Thank Us L
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

The only reason i give this 3 stars is because i thought the food was just "ok". Our servers were all very friendly, efficient and took time to describe the dishes. The restaurant is bright and has a lovely atmosphere..just a shame the food was...More

Date of visit: October 2017
1  Thank 762chez
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Quiet Thursday night.... plenty of free tables. Staff were really nice ... seated quickly and drinks ordered. Our waitress was fantastic .. was more than happy to make some recommendations and was clearly passionate about how good the food was... she wasn't wrong! Top notch...More

Date of visit: October 2017
3  Thank FussyEater73
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:30
16:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Clarendon Street, Derry BT48 7ES, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Londonderry  >  Derry
  • Phone Number: +44 28 7126 0532
At Saffron we serve authentic Indian food, with a small European Selection available. We have been in the business for over 3 decades and are coeliac friendly and also offer a large Vegetarian selection. We are family friendly and offer a wide range of Mullins ice cream and homemade desserts. We have Live Music at the weekends and are well known for our Cocktails.
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