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New Saffron

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We always go here for Indian food best in town the Sunday Buffet is well worth trying and the staff are so freindly

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank lee h
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want a clean cosy environment,friendly attentive staff and service...and absolutely first class food which is presented beautifully look no further! Always look forward to dining here... never disappoints!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank PoshSpice28
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

New Saffron is one of the reasons we come to Thetford. We have visited here annually since its inception several years ago. This visit seemed to have upped its game again as the food was even more delicious than I remember. It is a small...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Pat W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing little restaurant that offers excellent food at reasonable prices. Would highly recommend if local.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Guardo66
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first visit to this restaurant, and can honestly say that all 8 of us thought it was fantastic, food was lovely and fresh with amazing flavours, great staff to, and although it's nearly a 50 mile round trip, we will definitely be...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank norfolkstu
Reviewed 30 November 2018 via mobile

Fantastic little find on our recent trip to Thetford. We walked in off the street and were able to get a table, However if going at the weekends I’d recommend booking as it’s an intimate little restaurant. Food was simply fantastic. Served by very attentive...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank scj831
Reviewed 29 November 2018

We went by Trip Advisor's good reviews of this restaurant and were not disappointed. The staff were friendly and attentive, the restaurant was very clean and the food dishes we ordered were all delicious and reasonably priced. We have no hesitation in recommending this Indian...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Claire B
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Another visit to our favourite Indian restaurant we were met by Shipon and his team & made to feel welcome as soon as we arrived. Restaurant was busy as usual so always advisable to book throughout the whole evening we were looked after and nothing...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Eddie t
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Great night again at new Saffron thoughly enjoyed all 3 grandchildren had a good time food WAs first class celebrated Ellie’s meadal from dance and drama show great and friendly staff 😀😀😀😀

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Peter W
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Dined here whilst working in the area , very good food reasonably priced and the staff were very pleasant . Would highly recommend .

Date of visit: November 2017
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2 September 2018|
Response from PoshSpice28 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, if you look at New Saffron on Just Eat ... says it is 😊 hope this helps. If you want more info call the restaurant and ask for Shipon the owner, he would be happy to answer your questions.
Clair L
30 September 2017|
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Response from Michael L | Reviewed this property |
I reviewed it. I don't own it!!
26 April 2017|
Response from SkateMinsteronSea | Reviewed this property |
This is small but perfectly formed growing business in the small town of Thetford. From what I could gather while there, they do lots of take outs which are rung in. The restaurant is small, probably seating no more than 25... More
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