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Saffron - CLOSED

72 Argyll Street, Dunoon PA23 7NE, Scotland
+44 1369 704436
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Restaurant Hours Closed
Asian, Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
72 Argyll Street, Dunoon PA23 7NE, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 November 2013

Saffron is a lovely little restaurant, intimate and friendly, just what we need in Dunoon. Its dual menu of Indian/Asian fusion - a mixture of Thai, Indo-Chinese, and Japanese style dishes - is appetising and enticing. We enjoyed an excellent meal of tempura vegetables followed...More

Thank veronica59
Reviewed 5 November 2013

We had the pleasure of dining at Saffron on saturday evening on the recommendation of friends. The restaurant has a fabulous menu with a good selection of Indian and far eastern food and we ordered from both sides of the menu. We started with the...More

Thank BeccyGibson
Reviewed 4 November 2013

I am not going to dwell on the negatives..... O yes there were none. What a place, Great service, stunning food and delicious wine. 2 course taster menu for £7.95 amazing value. Without a shadow the best place we have dined in Dunoon, well done...More

Thank dtlaps
Reviewed 1 November 2013

We ate at this restaurant for a family birthday. The menu is great, the food is fabulous and the staff are excellent. I would highly recommend a visit.

1  Thank Brodie2000
Reviewed 30 October 2013

Having heard many good reviews personally about this restaurant as a group we decided to try it out whilst on business in Dunoon. The owner was brilliant, he was on hand to explain the restaurant, the menu and to give an insight into how the...More

1  Thank 02coled
Reviewed 28 October 2013

both myself and my wife were given great reviews about saffron we visited last night and it blew away our expectations from the starters with the three relish pots through the main course and the pudding was outstanding staff very helpful spoke us both through...More

Thank George M
Reviewed 27 October 2013

With a mixture of "traditional" indian, and a selection of other Asian cuisine, there is something for everyone. The speciality Indian dish was excellent (Garlic Chilli chicken), the Bhiryani, the lemon chicken and the Pot Roast Duck all went down very well indeed. Nice to...More

1  Thank iksloc
Reviewed 22 October 2013

Saffron is an excellent place to visit for lunch or dinner. The food is fantastic with a good varied menu and the service is excellent.

1  Thank BrendonWallace
Reviewed 10 October 2013

Saffron - the most expensive spice in the world! Luckily this restaurant is sweet and spicy, but very affordable. One side of the menu features delights from Malaysia, Vietnam, Thailand, China, while the other side offers an extensive list of Indian dishes. How to choose?...More

1  Thank carolDunoon
Reviewed 8 October 2013

Had a fantastic meal, really friendly staff and very well informed on menu. As a persons it's food allergies they were very accommodating and everything is obviously cooked fresh.

Thank Struman
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$15 - US$32
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72 Argyll Street, Dunoon PA23 7NE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Cowal Peninsula  >  Dunoon
  • Phone Number: +44 1369 704436
  • E-mail
Saffron Restaurant DunoonNewly Launched Saffron Dunoon sits centrally on Argyll Street and is a chic modern restaurant that offers a range of dining options in an environment that is quoted as being 'that little bit special'.The restaurant has the feel of an upmarket city bistro offering a premium selection of dine-in and takeaway dishes on an Indian and Far Eastern theme.

The first half of the menu features a mouth-watering selection of Far Eastern Favourites from Sweet and Sour to Oyster Sauce and Thai Curry, every dish has been carefully selected.Whilst on the other half of the menu the chefs have created a tantalizing selection of Indian Cuisine but with the lighter 'Saffron Twist' that this restaurant is renowned for.

The restaurant operates a very popular Two-course lunch special at £7.95 And as well as the a la carte menu for lunch and dinner. Puddings are all home-made and the selection is displayed on the dessert board.

Saffron also offer a wide range of their exquisite Indian & Far Eastern dishes as part of their Takeaway Menu Service, with a Set Meal for 2 available at £20.90 (Delivery service extra).
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