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Saffron Indian Cuisine

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4300 Kingsway, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
+1 604-436-5000
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:30
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Campbell River, Canada
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90 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Went here with my brother for a late night dinner. We order butter chicken and lamb korma. We were given fish curry and chicken korma and would have started eating had I not seen the white chunks of fish. The waitress said she gave us the wrong order when there were only 4 small groups in the restaurant. When our... More 

Thank Mark T
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

came here at night, had a craving for indian food. the buffet looked decent and so I tried it. it was good. not great but good. food could have been more fresh, but it was pretty tasty and very filling. would recommend.

Thank Al L
Vancouver, Canada
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72 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We frequent Saffron for both a good quick lunch or a rich, warm meal. The buffet is $19.95 and has a very small salad bar, Gulab jamun and a nice selection of rice, pakoras, small chees/spinach samosas (the ones on their menu are better) flavourful curried prawns, butter chicken, beef vindaloo, chicken tikka etc. Lovely staff. Small beer selection which... More 

Thank rainyvancouverfoodie
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3 reviews
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

A great place to go for Indian food. I enjoyed my meal and my Indian friends enjoyed the food as well. Great variety and awesome food. Get ready to over eat!

Thank Shirin M
Baltimore, Maryland
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78 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This restaurant offers a very good selections of the lunch buffet. The dinner portions are also generous. Chicken or lamb vindaloo are good choices if you like spicy dishes. Also very good vegetarian dishes available. You won't be disappointed.

Vancouver, Canada
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64 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Went in for lunch with work colleagues and had the buffet. Great value and amazing food. Highly recommend this restaurant for lunch!

Thank chris2796
Burnaby, Canada
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 8 February 2017

I have food restrictions (dairy and gluten-free) and they are very accommodating. The food is always fresh and delicious.

Thank Shelley R
Vancouver, Canada
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Heard of this place, and visited with family. Wait was short, very polite server, and the best thing was the food, amazing, loved it. The ambience is just a normal not so fancy place, but the food makes up for it for sure. Even my little son who is so picky was very happy. Will be back again, thank you... More 

Thank armonto
Vancouver, Canada
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 December 2016

My first time to try this place and I am impressed at the quality and taste of the buffet offerings. Particularly I enjoyed the paneer curry, coconut curry chicken, mushroom curry and of course, the butter chicken was fantastic. It is a buffet service and the wait staff are adequately attentive. My plate was taken away when I went up... More 

Thank jaybetty
Vancouver, Canada
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42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016

It's not the cheapest but then again, cheap food tends to be, well... cheap! The curries on the buffet always taste fresh and well seasoned and the naan is wonderful.

Thank JKL1104

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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, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4300 Kingsway, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Burnaby>  > Maywood
  • Neighbourhood: Maywood
  • Phone Number: +1 604-436-5000

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