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Saffron

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64 Tavistock Street, Bedford MK40 2RG, England
+44 1234 325655
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London, United Kingdom
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199 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We took our son & daughter-in-law here as its just around the corner. Had all of our favorites and more. Wide choice of flavours available. Great tasting and well presented food with attentive friendly service. Good value too.

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Thank Anaru M
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

over many years and many visits this restaurant has let me down - supposed to be the order of sophistication - cold food and drab service with 5 visits - just not nice food in general

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Thank Nelle S
SouthofEngland
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123 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were looking around the town for an Indian restaurant and Saffron was rated as a 5 on the Food Safety site- something I always check first. It was a rainy night and we were welcomed with a smile and a handshake by the young man who was our waiter. The restaurant has nicely spaced out tables and it is... More 

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Thank Valettaboy
Bedford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

Saffron was the first indian restaurant that I took my partner to and it was as good as our first visit! The staff were great and could not do enough for us especially as we had a wobbly table and offered us another table even after sorting the "wobble" The food was fantastic and well presented and good value for... More 

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Thank kenwright2015
Flitwick, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Second visit here and the service is absolutely excellent - quick and attentive. The food was also very good with a good range of vegetarian options.

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Thank G48AMjulie
Northampton, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Many years ago, I ate here with my old mum who was wary of curry. They could not have looked after her better and cooked anything she wanted. So it was time to return to find a lovely contemporary layout and welcoming staff. The service was exemplorary and the food was delicious if slightly unadventurous. They gave me a card... More 

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Thank Leslie D
London, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

I was invited here for a casual supper recently by an Indian friend. I also visit India a couple of times a year. I found my food to be absolutely delicious and I was served one of the best meals I have eaten outside of India. The staff are very friendly and if I am in the area again, I... More 

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Thank aston1
Sharnbrook, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

A nice restaurant. The 'three' courses consisted of stale poppadoms - no mango chutney. Starter limited choice of about 3 things , mains more choice but we had a korma and passanda and they tasted exactly the same. The side orders for 4 was actually 2 veg side dishes. No rice or naan bread was included so we had to... More 

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Thank nicj33
Frome, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Good honest food. Was not astounded but food was good and attentive service as it was a Tuesday night. Would come back but if there was somewhere better would try there out first.

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Thank tim p
Biggleswade, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Greeted warmly at the door and quickly showed to a table. Service was top quality with poppadoms and drinks quickly following our arrival. The food was delicious and quick. Highly recommend.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$14 - US$29
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Middle Eastern, Pakistani
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 Tavistock Street, Bedford MK40 2RG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Bedford
  • Phone Number: +44 1234 325655

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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?