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2137 Barrett Station Rd, Saint Louis, MO 63131-1606
+1 314-965-3822
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Today
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 17:00 - 21:30
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 11:30 - 15:00
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37 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is excellent Indian food. We went with another couple and had a wonderful time. Strong wine pours set this apart from other Indian restaurants in town. The spiciness is not for the faint of heart, order wisely!

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Thank Katie T
Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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201 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to this restaurant as i heard some great ratings about this place. however this place truly disappointed me. Good: Menu has lot more choices than other Indian restaurants in the area, its quite spacious on layout so you do not feel cramped Bad: Unfriendly wait staff they donot bother unless you call them, take time to get what... More 

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Thank Ankur G
Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

After waiting too long to be seated, then after 25 minutes no one came to our table to wait on us... So I stopped a young girl who worked there and told her "if someone doesn't take our order in 2 minutes, we're leaving ". After waiting 5 minutes more...a total of 30 minutes just to order !! ...we left.... More 

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Thank Mark S
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

I love, Love, LOVE Indian food and am always in search of a good Indian restaurant. The food at Saffron is good, but lacks any "WOW" factor or spice. Selection could be better, but overall I was still satisfied.

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Thank Erin R
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

From reading reviews I was anxious to try their buffet. Some said best Indian restaurant in St Louis. Sorry to say that it was less than average. Food was somewhat bland for an Indian restaurant. I read the staff was very welcoming and friendly but really didn't feel that. Kinda felt like an outsider and could not understand what might... More 

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Thank Grant H
Fenton, MO.
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126 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

Restaurant opens at 11:30 a.m. for lunch. staff were very pleasant and helpful. Comfortable dining room with both booths and tables. Pleasant light music played as we sampled the reasonable priced buffet. Nan bread is served at the table. Food items include several vegetarian options. We enjoyed all the items we tried. We've found this restaurant good for the luncheon... More 

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Thank mfsinmo
Dittmer
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

This is one of the best Indian restaurants in the St Louis area. The staff is always super friendly and their service is excellent for the price point. The food is very flavorful and spiced per your request on ordered meals. The lunch buffet is also fabulous!

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Thank Charli S
Valley Park, Missouri
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We eat here often. It's one of our favorite date night stops. I have eaten at many different Indian restaurants and this is by far the best. The staff is wonderful and always helpful when explaining the menu items and amazingly polite and sweet. I have never had anything here I didn't like. I love this place. I wish I... More 

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Thank anniern76
Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

My wife and I discovered Saffron several years ago. It was the first Indian restaurant we had ever tried. We were immediately hooked! The food is incredible, the service is always professional and friendly. The lunch buffets are a great value. We don't care for super spicy and they will prepare the food to our (mild) taste. I must admit... More 

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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

I love this place and value any opportunity to go. It has been awhile since my last visit and still very happy with the quality of food and service.

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Thank Karla R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
Thursday
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2137 Barrett Station Rd, Saint Louis, MO 63131-1606
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis
  • Phone Number: +1 314-965-3822

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