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Saffran - CLOSED

The Great Hall | The Trafford Centre, Manchester, England
+44 161 747 2804
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible14%
23 Feb 2014
“Ok but nothing special”
22 Feb 2014
“Saffran out of luck”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Fusion, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
The Great Hall | The Trafford Centre, Manchester, England
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1 - 10 of 102 reviews

Reviewed 23 February 2014

Had a meal here whilst Christmas shopping with friends. Friendly service, but the place was too busy to accommodate us for the time we booked. We had a wander for 30 mins then returned. Unfortunately I found the food a little bland, but my veggie...More

Thank Ian J
Reviewed 22 February 2014

Saturday at the Trafford Centre is manic to say the least. Although there are thousands of parking spaces, trying to find an empty one is very frustrating. Similarly trying to get a meal is equally daunting at any time in Europes biggest shopping complex. The...More

Thank TonyWozza
Reviewed 19 February 2014

MOFAN V3 The MOFAN's visited Saffran on a regular basis - sometimes 2 or 3 times a week and initially back in late 2012 - early 2013, the food was fresh, exciting, low caloried and tasted amazing. Unfortunately the concept struggled to compete with the...More

2  Thank MR-MOFAN
Reviewed 13 February 2014

We waited over 45 minutes for our food (and we were one of 4 tables there), but it was yummy when it finally did arrive!! I had the piri-piri chicken with the sweet potato and salad as sides, also with a side of the garlic...More

Thank Sophie H
Reviewed 9 February 2014

Went to The Trafford Centre for a day shopping and popped in here for lunch. I was going to go elsewhere when I discovered coffee wasn't on the menu but the staff made us some anyway. So glad we stayed as the food was amazing....More

Thank purplenicnoc
Reviewed 9 February 2014

Saw this online and looked at menu and thought this sounds delicious. Went to Trafford Centre to try it out and was quite disappointed. A large proportion of the menu shown online is not on the menu which I found very limited. Ended up having...More

Thank Castlequeen23
Reviewed 1 February 2014

My partner paid our 3rd visit to Saffran today and it just gets better and better. I chose the Saffran Chicken with salad & baked sweet potato, and my partner had the piri chicken with salad & brown rice. We both had 2 pots of...More

Thank AZZ40
Reviewed 15 January 2014 via mobile

Visited Saffran quite Afew times now , it's situated right next to Nandos in the Trafford centre and it beats there for flavour , freshness, price and quality any day !! They use a clay oven making the meat so tender and to accompany the...More

1  Thank Lking21
Reviewed 5 January 2014

Visited on Friday 3rd January. Service was poor and slow. Had two bottles of beer, tried to order two more of the same only to be told they had sold out at 19.30pm ! Waited 1 hour for main course to arrive, rice that arrived...More

1  Thank Phil1264
Reviewed 5 January 2014

We will start with the service we are always greeted by Dean who always has a smile on his face no matter what time it is. The food is truly delicious with all the healthy ingredients you could think of however if the veg was...More

1  Thank Crystal-Iain
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$12 - US$19
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Great Hall | The Trafford Centre, Manchester, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 747 2804
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Description
SAFFRAN restaurant at The Trafford Centre is pleasantly located in the quiet area of the booming shopping mall. It’s in The Great Hall, which makes for a peaceful sit-down dining experience away from the hustle & bustle of people walking out of the shops and fast food joints.Our philosophy is to serve amazingly fresh and delicious food while sticking to a practices of making sure every single dish is as healthy as possible to reach goals of healthy lifestyle and overall well being. Our Tandoori clay oven makes our food just iresistible. Even Andrew Parkinson, a valued member of the Jamie Oliver Team visited SAFFRAN and got introduced to the concept and food. To make a long story short he was very impressed and in his own words “SAFFRAN is nothing but amazing!”
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