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Saffron Indian Kitchen

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145 Montgomery Ave, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004
+1 484-278-4112
11:30 - 21:30
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 21:30
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Grand Cayman
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Was on business day today and ran late so thought I'd give this spot a try. Heard good things about it from others but never had the chance to eat there mostly because wife is not a fan of this cuisine. However I was not to be tied down on my visit night! Pleasant and clean. Tile floors (not carpet)... More 

Thank patentesquire
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42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious food - consistent - BYOB - nice ambience - parking not bad - Love the lamb roganjosh (sp?) In center of Bala Cynwyd - along main strip of Montgomery Avenue - easily accessible from the city or the burbs.

Thank bongail
Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dishes came out hot and timely. Fair prices and ok atmosphere. Wait staff explained dishes as to how prepared and exactly what was in it. Their various bread were excellent

Thank Bolt O
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350 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The flavors are mixed up and the portion are small the quality for money is far away maybe it was left in India or do bye bye a pass!!!!!!! Seeyou soonTPP

Thank thomas p
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Great food and service here. Owners are real friendly. Good parking. Cash discount. Nice neighborhood.

Thank Josh L
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

I am a repeat customer to Saffron Indian Kitchen why ? because of the quality of the food, besides I love the ambiance and great customer service here. Guess what ? The fantastic Indian exotic cuisine is unbelievable and reasonable price, if you are looking for quality portion sizes this is your place to be

Thank ekuolu
Arlington, Virginia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

We had dinner there this past Sunday night. It was awful. No flavor at all. higher prices than most Indian restaurants, which would have been ok if the food wasn't almost entirely tasteless. Thee was a bad flavor that sort of seeped thorough the flavorless, overcooked dishes. Even the make up rice pudding they brought me was sicky sweet, and... More 

Thank jillarlington
Gladwyne, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

We eat here either as take our or eat in. Have never been disappointed, nor do I ever expect to be. My wife may request something mild vs. Me who likes spicy, and rhe request is met with dispatch. Monday and Tuesday is with the Sirar player which certainly adds to the ambience. Frankly, I think SaffRon is by far... More 

Thank Viren K
New Jersey
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356 reviews
260 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Went for lunch with a friend. Had the $6.00 Chaat appetizer which was good ( It is like tortillas with sauce and chickpeas served cold). My friend had the shrimp korma which was very good but mild spice. I had the lamb vindaloo ($11.00) which was good but I asked for medium heat and it was mild. Décor was nice.... More 

Thank Connie L
Merion Station, Pennsylvania
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Excellent food. Tell them when ordering the food how spicy you would like your food on a scale of 1 (no spice)- 10 (very spicy). One time I felt adventurous and told them to make it a 9 for all the dishes. If it weren't for the raita, my tongue would have been scorched. My family started to laugh when... More 

Thank Joseph O

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 145 Montgomery Ave, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Bala Cynwyd
  • Phone Number: +1 484-278-4112

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