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Zaffran Indian Restaurant & Takeaway

367 High St, Maitland, New South Wales 2320, Australia
+61 2 4933 9191
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good21%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“curries” (6 reviews)
“butter chicken” (11 reviews)
“naan breads” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
367 High St, Maitland, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

Great flavours very authentic. BYO which is great. You can sample different sauces. I just love this place. The owner makes you feel welcome. As he says “Get it India”. Will dine here again.

Thank Donna D
Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

Food is tasty but not authentic or spicy. Staff are friendly but the restaurant is always cold and not licensed

Thank Bob E
Reviewed May 15, 2018

A friend told us about this restaurant when we were visiting Newcastle for a conference and we liked it enough that we visited 2 nights in a row. The food was delicious, the owner Ravi was a personable host who gave us good advice on...More

2  Thank stanwright
Reviewed April 30, 2018

My husband Tom and I have been dining at Zaffran when it was located at Maitland. We have tried every Indian Restaurant in the Hunter and we kept driving to Maitland as it was the best. We were very happy when Ravi closed his Maitland...More

3  Thank AnnetteR292
Reviewed March 28, 2018

We've been semi-regular diners at Zaffran since we moved to the area some years ago. The meals are always tasty with the chef/owner more than willing to spice it up it you like the authentic Indian experience. We have tried just about everything - curries,...More

1  Thank archieaje
Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

Visited on a Monday night. What a bad decision on my behalf. I can forgive poor customer service however when I'm paying for Indian food, I expect better than microwaved dry chicken tikka that I tried to start with, then what I can only describe...More

1  Thank Sean H
Reviewed April 6, 2017

The service was good with very friendly staff that had a happy attitude. The food is wonderful and cooked to perfection. The spicy dishes come in mild, medium or hot. Very quiet with a view of the main street. Highly recommended.

1  Thank eilenep2017
Reviewed March 27, 2017 via mobile

We decided to have Indian one night in Maitland with friends. We were disappointed that the lassie we were provided from the fridge was growing mould and had a Terrible smell. My wife had already taken a few sips before she knew the drink was...More

Thank Nate2995
Reviewed February 3, 2017

On first entering the restaurant I thought the meal would be ho hum as the decor is very simple and the restaurant presented itself, to me anyway, as more of a takeaway place. I couldn't be further from the truth. The food is absolutely delicious...More

1  Thank Christine F
Reviewed January 27, 2017

We decided to try these folks, and were very impressed with the food here, and the price. They do Turkish Pides, as well as traditional Indian curries (we tried only the Indian). Will most definitely be back!

Thank Peter C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 367 High St, Maitland, New South Wales 2320, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Maitland
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4933 9191
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