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Enjoy an award winning dining experience in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales. Saffron has a enviable reputation as one of the region's finest Indian restaurants.Using the freshest ingredients sourced both locally and worldwide, Saffron promises superb food whether you enjoy your meal in our luxurious dining room or at home.Chef Rahman and his staff welcome you to Saffron in Leyburn.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti
FEATURES
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed 21 November 2020 via mobile

Lockdown meant it was only a takeaway, but it was truly delicious. We had chicken balti and lamb jalfrezi, with rice and peshwari naan (especially tasty). Service and waiting time was perfect, and we will certainly return for both a takeaway and hopefully, one day,...More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed 19 October 2020

we like authentic curry and asked the waiter if we could have a hot curry that was representative of a home cooked style curry that he would possible have if he was choosing from the menu. The menu had too many dishes om it in...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 18 October 2020

We can honestly say that this was the best Indian/Bangladeshi meal we have ever had. It was clear the dishes had been freshly cooked and were delicious and full of flavour. The bottle of Alsace wine we ordered was excellent and went perfectly with the...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 10 October 2020 via mobile

After reading the good reviews we booked a table for our weekend stay in Leyburn. We all love spicy Indian food but this was such a disappointment. The spice tray gave us clue as it was all very bland. We all ordered hot spicy dishes...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 10 October 2020 via mobile

All four meals ordered were tasteless and watery. Lacked spice,heat and authenticity. Definitely would NOT recommend

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 8 October 2020

The staff were very welcoming and the service very swift. The food was very good and the portions quite adequate for a chap that likes his food. The restaurant was clean with pleasant decor. The curries were served in small heavy karahi's over a flaming...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 30 September 2020

We've never eaten in the restaurant but over the years we have used the Saffron a lot for takeaways. During lock-down it was our only treat and saviour. Our takeaways are usually very good with lots of flavour and heat. Occasionally standards seem to drop...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 28 September 2020

We had a tasty meal on our short break to Leyburn, I had a chicken chickpea dish my wife had a chicken aubergine one we could not fault these friendly service and value for money

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 28 September 2020

We ate here on a Sunday night while staying in the area and the food and service were great. It was a bit quiet but that's probably down to these difficult times (and it being a Sunday). Definitely worth a visit though.

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 21 September 2020

You should try this place. Very nice people. Good food and top service. Pleasant place to relax. I enjoyed this restaurant very much. Also not expensive.

Date of visit: September 2020
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Frequently Asked Questions about Saffron Indian Restaurant And Bar
    Does Saffron Indian Restaurant And Bar offer takeaway?
    Yes, Saffron Indian Restaurant And Bar offers takeaway services.
    Does Saffron Indian Restaurant And Bar offer delivery?
    Yes, Saffron Indian Restaurant And Bar offers delivery services.
    How is Saffron Indian Restaurant And Bar rated?
    Saffron Indian Restaurant And Bar is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4