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Saffron

££ - £££Indian, Asian,
2 Clarendon Street, Derry BT48 7ES, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7126 0532
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (26 reviews)
“dahl” (4 reviews)
“onion bhaji” (6 reviews)
Open Now
16:30 - 23:30 Hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2 Clarendon Street, Derry BT48 7ES, Northern Ireland
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51 - 60 of 307 reviews

Reviewed 21 January 2017

Give it a miss,we had to Wait along time for not so good food,some staff unkempt,beer good.lack lustre atmosphere.

5  Thank gerry m
SukiNagra, Owner at Saffron, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2017

Dear Reviewer, thank you for taking a little time out to write your review. At times our food does take a little longer, however, this is normal for a busy evening - as our meals are cooked from scratch, after you have placed your order.

Reviewed 20 January 2017

Had a beautiful meal in Saffron last night, staff were more than friendly and the place had a great atmosphere. We'll definitely be back for more!

1  Thank Compass590394
SukiNagra, Owner at Saffron, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2017

Dear Reviewer, thank you for your lovely feedback, we appreciate it and look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 7 January 2017

Saffron has now become our family's go-to restaurant for Indian cuisine in Derry. The food is always of high quality, it is affordable and Suki and the staff always aim to please to ensure you get the best experience. Being self confessed lovers of Indian...More

1  Thank suksidhu
SukiNagra, Owner at Saffron, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2017

Dear Reviewer, thank you so much for your lovely feedback, we really appreciate it. I am so glad you appreciate the high quality, affordability and great customer care that Saffron provides. Thank you for rating Saffron as your favourite Indian restaurant and we hope to...More

Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Unprofessional on the phone when questioned about missing and delayed deliveries. Basically told it'll be there when it's there. Food ok but unreliable delivery system in place.

3  Thank CMC-101
SukiNagra, Owner at Saffron, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2017

Dear Reviewer, thank you for your feedback. I can only apologise for this unfortunate mix up with your delivery.

Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Staying up for the weekend friends recommended this place. Great menu and guest class service from staff who were all very friendly and welcoming. The four of us all had different starters and mains and all agreed they were very good in both quality and...More

1  Thank Wilfie2601
SukiNagra, Owner at Saffron, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2017

Dear Reviewer, thank you for your 5 star review. I am glad your friends and yourself enjoyed the whole Saffron experience and we look forward to seeing you on your next visit to the City.

Reviewed 21 November 2016

Was here a few weeks back with my two friends. We were waited on by a young man called James or Jamie who was local to the area. He recommended the madras and told us how lovely the naan bread was and that it was...More

2  Thank MissFoodieJ
SukiNagra, Owner at Saffron, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2017

Dear Reviewer, thank you for your lovely feedback, we appreciate it and look forward to accommodating you on your next visit.

Reviewed 14 November 2016

Took the team many of whom had travelled in from Belfast, Coleraine and Omagh to Saffron. Suki and his team couldn't have done more for us, some new staff who were brilliant and made us all feel welcome and 'special' despite it being their first...More

2  Thank PMcQ77
SukiNagra, Owner at Saffron, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2017

Dear Reviewer, thank you for your 5 star review. All the staff and myself work really hard to provide a lovely experience for all of our customers and it's great to hear that you appreciate our efforts. Look forward to seeing you and the team...More

Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

We frequent here every month or 2, amazing food, great staff, get the passanda, best ive ever tasted and the melt in ur mouth garlic naan. Top class food and service.

Thank Eddie K
SukiNagra, Owner at Saffron, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2017

Dear Reviewer, thank you for your lovely review and so glad you appreciate the top class food and service.

Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Just back from a really fantastic meal in saffron. We had a share platter for starters followed by a chicken madras and lamb curry. Our daughter had chicken and nann bread l. We all enjoyed a lovely meal in a relaxed atmosphere. Lovely restaurant

Thank JoanneD2202
SukiNagra, Owner at Saffron, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2017

Dear Reviewer, thank you for taking time out to write your review, we really appreciate your kind words.

Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Arrived at Saffron and were immediately greeted by friendly staff who were very attentive throughout the entire evening. My husband is new to Indian cuisine so the waiter was extremely helpful when we were selecting our dishes with his recommendations, which didn't disappoint. The food...More

Thank eillen18
SukiNagra, Owner at Saffron, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2016

Dear Reviewer, thank you so much for you 5 star review, we really appreciate it. I'm glad you enjoyed the whole Saffron experience and look forward to seeing you again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
16:30 - 23:00
Monday
16:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
16:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
16:30 - 23:00
Thursday
16:30 - 23:00
Friday
16:30 - 23:30
Saturday
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
Description
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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