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€€ - €€€Indian, Asian,
2 Clarendon Street, Derry BT48 7ES, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7126 0532
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (26 reviews)
“poppadoms” (19 reviews)
“chapati” (3 reviews)
Open Now
16:30 - 23:00All hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
2 Clarendon Street, Derry BT48 7ES, Northern Ireland
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1 - 10 of 286 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staff are lovely and friendly. Restaurant lacked a bit of amotosphere. The food was nice. I feel there was a lot of meat with little sauce. Service was a bit slow but Staff were aware of this and apologised a number of times advising they...More

Thank Paula N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting my daughter with her god parents,so came recommended. I have to say we were made to feel very welcome by the owner. The food was very good and lots of it. The service was 1st class. Big thank you for making us all very...More

Thank Whitty85
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and lovely place to enjoy a meal. Lots of options and every dish tastes fresh and different. A proper authentic Indian restaurant. I particularly love the onion bhajis, the saag paneer and the lamb dansak.

2  Thank goodtimeslondon_8
Reviewed 12 January 2018

I hired Saffron to cater the day after my wedding, in Donegal. I chose them as they make the best curry in the North West (and I know my curries!), and Suki managed everything beautifully. I literally did not have to worry about one detail,...More

1  Thank bronagho
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Good Indian food and good service. Our son loved the korma, I had the lamb vindaloo. Our food came family style, so plan to share.

1  Thank Us L
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

The only reason i give this 3 stars is because i thought the food was just "ok". Our servers were all very friendly, efficient and took time to describe the dishes. The restaurant is bright and has a lovely atmosphere..just a shame the food was...More

1  Thank 762chez
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Quiet Thursday night.... plenty of free tables. Staff were really nice ... seated quickly and drinks ordered. Our waitress was fantastic .. was more than happy to make some recommendations and was clearly passionate about how good the food was... she wasn't wrong! Top notch...More

2  Thank FussyEater73
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Ate at Saffron on Saturday night with my husband after we'd been to the cinema. I used to go a lot to the restaurant that existed in the Saffron building. It's a great location & close to lots of other entertainment & bars. The restaurant...More

6  Thank Mary M
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

The food was out of this world so fresh and so much flavour! The only disappointment I would say for us was the service there was a few guys that were great then a few other members of staff that were a disappointment. Other than...More

Thank Shannon1263
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Been to this place after tiresome drive along Atlantic... just got the right Indian taste though miles away. Great food and friendly staff.

Thank Sreedharraor
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:30
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
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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