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2 Clarendon Street, Derry BT48 7ES, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7126 0532
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Clarendon Street, Derry BT48 7ES, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really fancied a Friday night Indian and came across Saffron after our walk around the city walls. Service was spot on and the food was amazing! Best tikka massala and peshwari naan were the best I’ve eaten.

Thank Lizzie R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thought the food and service were great. Only in Derry a week and went twice. Easygoing atmosphere, allowed to linger and chat,

1  Thank helenarobinson0
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We ate here last night it was very tasty and the menu was well priced. Service was good both waiters were very friendly. Overall lovely experience. Will defiantly be back

2  Thank fionad472
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

I have been to Saffron numerous times and had decided to get a takeaway order. The order was phoned in advance and was nearly £50 worth of food. I then travelled to the resteraunts to pick up the order only to be told that my...More

7  Thank Nikki R
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Saffron is the best place in Derry to get very tasty food. They serve the best India food in Derry. Sometimes we would eat in the restaurant and sometimes we get a takeaway. Today we got a takeaway and it was delicious as always. Staff...More

2  Thank Frances202
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

I wouldn't be a massive Indian fan however we tried here for my birthday. My partner had the chicken pakora and I had the shish kebab to start. We then both had a korma for main (I had lamb and she had chicken). We received...More

2  Thank Jason N
Reviewed August 6, 2018

This friendly and welcoming restaurant is different from many Indian restaurants we have visited. The dishes were beautifully and subtly spiced, redolent of the London based Dishoom. The portions were excellent and the breads superb in themselves. The service was prompt and very friendly, and...More

1  Thank Malcolm C
Reviewed August 1, 2018

As a plain eater I was apprehensive about trying Indian food but I had heard good things about Saffron so decided to give it a try. I recently went with my son and I was immediately impressed with the decor and friendly greeting at the...More

4  Thank Daniel D
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

I came here and had a very good meal. The spicing was good. I had chicken makhana with Nan and dahl. Service was a little slow but very happy with the meal

2  Thank jmaclennan
Reviewed July 14, 2018

A nice relaxing place to eat, excellent food and drink. Staff very welcoming and very reasonably priced. Will defiantly be back.

3  Thank harrym0rr0w
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
4:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
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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