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Saffron

2 Clarendon Street, Derry BT48 7ES, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7126 0532
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
RATINGS
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LOCATION
2 Clarendon Street, Derry BT48 7ES, Northern Ireland
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1 - 10 of 313 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Been to saffron twice now. First visit was really lovely i had veg biryani and mt friends had butter chicken ans chicken korma but it an extremely long wait. The second visit i had paneer mattar. As a keen cook myself i make a really...More

Thank 749aislingm
Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I were traveling abroad and visiting a friend who lives in Derry, back in September. One of the days of our trip, we got engaged while sightseeing. That evening we stopped by Saffron to pick up takeaway for dinner, and our friend...More

Thank Katina K
SukiNagra, Owner at Saffron, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Reviewer thank you for taking time out to write your lovely review. I'm so glad you enjoyed your meal and our hospitality. I would like to congratulate you again on your engagement and look forward to seeing you, the next time you are in...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As a group of 21 of friends we had an excellent meal at Saffron. We had let them know that we were coming and they coped with taking orders, serving dishes to the right person very well and in a close time span which takes...More

1  Thank ChrisS390
SukiNagra, Owner at Saffron, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear reviewer thanks for your comments which I fully take on board. I am glad the rest of your group enjoyed their meals and I hope you will visit us again the next time you are visiting.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had friends with us and visited Londonderry for the Halloween Events taking place. We spoke with the owner Suki and booked a table for four. The restaurant is nicely laid out with more than adequate air conditioning and heating. Seating surrounds the central bar,...More

1  Thank YORKY209
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Really fancied a Friday night Indian and came across Saffron after our walk around the city walls. Service was spot on and the food was amazing! Best tikka massala and peshwari naan were the best I’ve eaten.

2  Thank Lizzie R
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Thought the food and service were great. Only in Derry a week and went twice. Easygoing atmosphere, allowed to linger and chat,

3  Thank helenarobinson0
SukiNagra, Manager at Saffron, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Reviewer, thank you for your 5 star review. I'm glad you enjoyed your experience on both occasions during the week and look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We ate here last night it was very tasty and the menu was well priced. Service was good both waiters were very friendly. Overall lovely experience. Will defiantly be back

3  Thank fionad472
SukiNagra, Owner at Saffron, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Reviewer thank you for your lovely review. All of our team work hard to create a warm and friendly atmosphere and I am glad that you enjoyed your experience.

Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

I have been to Saffron numerous times and had decided to get a takeaway order. The order was phoned in advance and was nearly £50 worth of food. I then travelled to the resteraunts to pick up the order only to be told that my...More

9  Thank Nikki R
SukiNagra, Owner at Saffron, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Reviewer thank you for taking time out to write your review. I take your comments on board, both positive and negative. Unfortunately, human error can occur on occasions when customers with similar names place an order, however, this is a very rare occurrence. I...More

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Saffron is the best place in Derry to get very tasty food. They serve the best India food in Derry. Sometimes we would eat in the restaurant and sometimes we get a takeaway. Today we got a takeaway and it was delicious as always. Staff...More

2  Thank Frances202
SukiNagra, Manager at Saffron, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Reviewer thank you for your lovely 5 star review. We really appreciate your feedback and will keep up the good work.

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

I wouldn't be a massive Indian fan however we tried here for my birthday. My partner had the chicken pakora and I had the shish kebab to start. We then both had a korma for main (I had lamb and she had chicken). We received...More

2  Thank Jason N
SukiNagra, Owner at Saffron, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Reviewer thank you for your lovely comments re your 5 star experience. We look forward to seeing you again and appreciate your feedback on the excellent value for money and great service.

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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
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, Groups
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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