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Saffron

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51 Ravensdale | Great Clacton, Clacton-on-Sea, England
+44 1255 220006
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Essex, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Perfect place to eat, You get exactly what you order Excellent Food every time Thanks Saffron Clacton

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Thank Paul R
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017

ordered twice in a month late both times phoned up rude customer service items missing bland food never again

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3 Thank Becky C
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Delicious. ...vast choice of dishes and side orders so much to choose from. Friendly and welcoming staff.

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Thank Heidi H
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77 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

There was a piece in the local newspaper detailing how they were raided by immigration & several staff members taken for being illegals. I've eaten here a few times, it's ok, nothing overly special, the usual curry by numbers all from a standard base. Forget about delivery, you'll wait forever, forget about collection too for that matter as they seem... More 

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3 Thank stumpymonkey
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Not very welcomed had to wait and ask for a drink Staff more interested in takeaways Toilets are something to be desired Although we Pre booked struggled to find us a table Will not be returning for a long time Once was our favourite Indian restaurant Going downhill

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2 Thank David B
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136 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

it's is not bad at all worth a visit if you're looking for an Indian friendly enough good food staff good service good go if youre in the ara

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Thank toby975
1 review
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Don't let any of the negative reviews put you off of this friendly and courteous restaurant, the food come out on time, hot and tasty, I recommend this place to anyone, I can't wait to come back from military travels. I would honestly say that this is the best take away and sit in restaurant in town, it's worth the... More 

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Thank Rick B
Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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132 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Firstly the staff weren't the friendliest. The restaurant is decorated modern style with nice coloured lights. There was no table cloths witch made it like a canteen. Sat with my back to window and after a while my back was very wet from excessive condensation a fact that the table next to us complained about the same thing. The food... More 

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1 Thank gjbell
Colchester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Ordered food at 1940, received food at 2115?? Told the kitchen had got muddled up and asked to smile when they finally put food on the table?.. 7 people in group.. not remotely bothered that their service is poor blaming it on a 'busy' Saturday night.. absolute joke, they should stick to take away! Arrogant and no customer care.. never... More 

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3 Thank Beeeemerlove
Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2016

tried this one as sick of the others, food tasted right it was lovely and I am ms fussy pants. bombay pots were lovely and in the right sauce, tandoori chicken was fantastic, will be going back very soon, the one we used to like was a long way away so now we can eat it more often yippee hubbys... More 

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Thank romfordgirl

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 Ravensdale | Great Clacton, Clacton-on-Sea, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Clacton-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1255 220006

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