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Cafe saffron

56 Magellan St, Lismore, New South Wales 2480, Australia
+61 2 6622 8807
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good52%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
56 Magellan St, Lismore, New South Wales 2480, Australia
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

Have eaten here many times as they are often the only place open or still serving in Lismore when we finish work really late! They are always accommodating and friendly and the service is great. Food is delicious with varying levels of heat for curry...More

Thank TheBarovskys
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

This os a very good place. Food is tasty, servings are generous and good value. Is centric and easy to get parking. Ingredients are fresh and service is fast. Staff is very friendly and good variety in the menu. Very good Indian restaurant.

Thank Ardlfo
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Cafe Saffron is a great Indian restaurant in Lismore and offers consistently high quality food and (generally) good service. The restaurant has been decorated with vibrant Indian cultural colours (mostly red) and their speakers play calm yet uplifting and energising Indian music throughout the dining...More

Thank tagash
Reviewed 16 June 2017

I dined at Cafe Saffron several weeks ago with friends celebrating a birthday. I have to say it was one of the most enjoyable meals I've had in some time. The food was simple, tasty and plenty of it. And the prices were affordable. I...More

Thank mariaitalia51
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Kids loved their Butter naans, cheese & spinach naans while the adults savoured their taste buds with delicious Saag Paneer and other delicacies. Cafe Saffron, thankyou for the yummy food, you have always left us coming back for more..

Thank Budgeee
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

We loved our first visit to Cafe Saffron. Pleasantly surprised by such great tasting Indian food, not too spicy and oily, exactly the way we wanted like home cooked meals. The Butter Naan & Cheese Spinach naan is 'out of the world'. Was very popular...More

Thank Budgeee
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I love coming to northern nsw just so I can eat here, I am a mad lover of Indian food and there are too many restaurants who call themselves Indian who do not cook authentic food. When dining here you get the real deal. Delicious...More

Thank tracy d
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

My partner and I frequent saffron in Lismore and we are always pleased with the food. Staff are friendly and willing to help. Prices are reasonable. Food tastes fresh. Always a good meal.

Thank Luke O
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Cafe Saffron is a medium sized establishment with well spaced tables, attentive service, clean rest rooms and serves Indian food either for dining in or takeaway. As I was dining with someone not acquainted with Indian or spicy food we shared a 'medium' lamb korma...More

Thank TravellerFaye
Reviewed 29 December 2016

First of all there was only the Mumtaj (my favorite when the owner is running the joint). Then Cafe Saffron arrived with its up market decor and now there is a third Indian - the Flavour of India on Keene Street (I have yet to...More

Thank David B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$40
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56 Magellan St, Lismore, New South Wales 2480, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Lismore
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6622 8807
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Hello, welcome to Cafe Saffron. we trust that you will enjoy a truly unique and distinctive dining experience with the true taste of Authentic Indian Cuisine. You will also enjoy are wide range of Alcohol which goes perfectly with Indian food, especially Kingfisher the Indian Beer and our house wine.
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