We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cafe Zafferano - CLOSED

Market Hill, Saffron Walden, England
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good11%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible16%
15 Feb 2014
“Good sandwiches and good coffee”
15 Mar 2013
“Service was disgraceful, the staff were rude and we left most of the food”
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Italian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
DETAILS
Market Hill, Saffron Walden, England
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
More restaurants in Saffron Walden
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed 15 February 2014 via mobile

The name has now changed with the ownership and is now clef The Garden of Eden. The sandwiches here are really nice. They can do them to take away and I did have Palma Han, mozzarella and chorizo a very nice sandwich and they know...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 15 March 2013

Shame because I used to visit a lot but in the last 6 months to the year the standards have dropped significantly. The place can be quite rowdy during the weekend nights and is often quite messy, especially the toilets. I've been in there after...More

1  Thank Sebastian J
Reviewed 17 September 2012

We popped in for a late lunch on a very sunny day and sat in the garden, had a nice atmosphere. Didn't seem to have to wait too long to order but a long wait for the food and it didn't seem too busy. Food...More

Thank hec1970
Reviewed 6 September 2012

Returning after about 18 months, I had read some of the reviews and expected to be disappointed. The place had changed quite a lot with an additional area that was half inside and half outside, so, suitable for most weathers and the addition of a...More

Thank Audandjohn55
Reviewed 19 August 2012

This place looks nice from the outside and has an enticing menu, although not many vegetarian options. We sat outside as it was a very warm day, the table hadn't been cleaned, but I assumed someone would come over and do this...they never did. Twenty...More

2  Thank bobbybEssex
Reviewed 9 August 2012

We have visited this cafe quite a few times. The food is very good but the wait is very long when you have parked in the pay and display car park.

1  Thank glenys w
Reviewed 17 June 2012

I visited Zafferano again last week and was pleased to see the menu had a steak sandwich, it was delicious!! The restaurant was full so I did have to wait 5 minutes For a table but our orderwastaken whilst we were waiting so once we...More

Thank Cambs1985
Reviewed 1 May 2012

The food was nice but not as enjoyable as it should have been as we were aware the place was very dirty.Outside was cigarette buts and general mess. It was our queue to walk out, being polite we stayed. We had eaten once before and...More

1  Thank kalkan09
Reviewed 23 April 2012

Good food but a bit cramped inside, and not the biggest piece of cake compared to a neighbouring table. Not sure this is the best in town.

Thank Moiza
Reviewed 5 April 2012

I visited Cafe Zafferano for lunch today with my 10 year old daughter. I have eaten here before and had to wait a long time. I thought that time it was just a one off but going by our experience today it wasn't. We arrived...More

Thank Tanya1202
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Tea Amo
157 reviews
.12 km away
Cafe Coucou
197 reviews
.16 km away
The Cheddar Vine
78 reviews
.12 km away
Angela Reed
46 reviews
.02 km away
Nearby Attractions
Audley End Miniature Railway
300 reviews
1.56 km away
Bridge End Garden
114 reviews
.33 km away
Saffron Walden Museum
94 reviews
.11 km away
Saffron Hall
33 reviews
1.10 km away
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Hill, Saffron Walden, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Saffron Walden
  • E-mail
Description
Italian Cafe and Bistro off the Market Square