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Saffron Fine Indian Cuisine

38-6 Tian Mu E. Rd, Taipei 111, Taiwan
+886 2 2871 4842
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“curries” (13 reviews)
“naan” (18 reviews)
“lentil salad” (4 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
38-6 Tian Mu E. Rd, Taipei 111, Taiwan
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Moving into a new city means looking for places to eat... and that can be hard, specifically if one is spoiled and picky. A quick internet research showed great reviews so we went to Saffron - and since we did not have reservation did not...More

Thank Sven M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting Taipei again we had to go back for our Indian fix. The somosa were just excellent. I had lamb saagwala (again) and the boss had chicken tikka masala (again) and washed down with a nice champagne. Good to Abbie is still controlling the place....More

Thank WreckerBob
Reviewed 3 December 2017

This really is the best Indian in Taipei. Its a bit of a trip if you are residing in a downtown hotel, as it is in the suburb of Tian Mu. A favorite of locals..... The Tandoori oven is excellent - naan, fish, meats, chicken...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

We went here with a large group. The restaurant is fairly small so we made reservations. The staff were incredible! They had everything ready for us and had several dishes ready. The food was delicious and I can't say enough good things about the restaurant...More

Thank Heidi M
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

The best Fine Indian Restaurant in town. The curries and appetizer are great . My son loves the Tandoori and myself like the appetizer. Never leave home without it. Great job.

Thank Liu A
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We go here often and as a family of four they are always very accomodating. The staff are extremely attentive, and the food is fantastic! Great to see the chef by the tandoor, and watching him make the naan breads and skewers of meat......a must...More

Thank Duncan M
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We reserved a table for lunch today. The food was good, but I lost my appetite when I saw not one but two cockraches walking on the back of the seat (we were seated away from any door). The fact was pointed out to the...More

Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Friends and I come here usually once a month. It is expensive, no denying that. But it is excellent. The food and the service are incredible. I highly recommend ending the meal with a hot chai and just relaxing.

Thank GaoAnTian
Reviewed 9 August 2017

My hosts took me here as it is one of their favorite restaurants. I could see why. We relied on the head waiter to make recommendations and we shared everything. I am not very familiar with Indian food, but I enjoyed everything. We ordered everything...More

Thank Vivere731
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is amazing. There is no better place to eat Indian food in Taipei. The chicken from the Tandoori oven, the lamb, the daal, the curries, the various naans and also all the desserts are really outstanding. The chef in this restaurant is a...More

Thank Andreas7777777
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38-6 Tian Mu E. Rd, Taipei 111, Taiwan
  • Location: Asia  >  Taiwan  >  Taipei
  • Phone Number: +886 2 2871 4842
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