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Saffron Indian Cuisine

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1500 Mill St, Ste 104, Greensboro, NC 27408-8046
+1 336-574-3300
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:30
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 15:00
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Greensboro, North Carolina
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143 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

I would not return for the buffet because ordering off the menu is so much better. Consistency is apparently a problem but a good one in this case because my meal was excellent. I don't order spicy and the meal still was tasty.

Thank FredS2008
Central Virginia
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45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

This spot is in the backside of a shopping center and we had to circle around before I spotted it. The pretty gold and black framed tapestries that adorn the walls provide the space with an air of sophistication. I was unaware that this was one of five locations. We were greeted promptly and seated, there were only a few... More 

Thank wood_brothers21
Hyattsville, Maryland
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

This is our favorite Indian restaurant in Greensboro. We have eaten here every time we are in town. Nice buffet lunch, but ordering from the menu is also very good.

Thank Heidi S
Raleigh, North Carolina
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

I was in Greensboro for a day trip and was looking for healthy wholesome lunch, vegetarian but not a salad. Saffron was a pleasant surprise. Unlike the spice overloaded greasy dishes of many Indian restaurants, this one was different buffet. A great choice of vegetarian and non vegetarian options. Flavorful as opposed to hot, no artificial colors in the name... More 

Thank JPsonia
Chicago, Illinois, United States
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

-Limited / basic selection on the buffet -Unlimited mimosas included in the brunch on Sunday -Had hot sauces and chutneys out for self serve

Thank bagwags
Summerfield, North Carolina
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393 reviews
224 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

This place used to be the best in town, but through the years they continue to cut corners and the buffet gets smaller and smaller. We went here because I had a groupon I needed to use. Food was mediocre and tasteless. I only had one plate and couldn't even finish it. Left still very hungry. My husband thought the... More 

1 Thank Abycats
Greensboro, NC
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

When my two favorite Indian restaurants in Greensboro closed, I had to find a new Indian lunch buffet and Saffron is it. Although there are fewer vegetarian options than I'm used to, the food is fresh, well-prepared and it tastes very good. The restaurant is clean, bright and nicely appointed, but it lacks soft surfaces, so the noise level can... More 

Thank CMF-NC
Greensboro, North Carolina
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34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

We had dinner here last night and were pleased with everything from service to food to bill. My wife and I have been here several times before and expected no less for this date night. The service was prompt, polite and not intrusive. I especially like how helpful and accommodating the waitstaff is, and that extended to other staff as... More 

Thank Whaupwit
Asheboro, North Carolina
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

I love to eat here for lunch- the food is delicious and they offer a nice selection. The buffet is especially nice because you can sample so many different entrées and sides. The restaurant is "tastefully" decorated and clean. The staff has always been pleasant and the prices reasonable. If you like Indian cuisine, I'd recommend giving them a try.

Thank littleislandthing
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67 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

Perhaps a bit more North American than pure Indian, but otherwise good food and nice buffet selection so you can readily find something to your liking.

Thank Dnalsaam

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1500 Mill St, Ste 104, Greensboro, NC 27408-8046
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Greensboro
  • Phone Number: +1 336-574-3300

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?