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Saffron Fine Indian Cuisine

38-6 Tian Mu E. Rd, Taipei 111, Taiwan
+886 2 2871 4842
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“naan” (18 reviews)
“curries” (13 reviews)
“lamb” (10 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
38-6 Tian Mu E. Rd, Taipei 111, Taiwan
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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

I’ve eaten at Saffron many times since it opened. The service is good and the food amazing. However, my last visit I ordered takeout. I called at 5:30 and was told my order would be ready in 15 minutes. I made sure it was 15...More

Thank Bejinger123169
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Brilliant food - love the vegetable samosas and then the family love the butter chicken. Waiting staff are very attentive- always a great experience

Thank Duncan M
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed date night and shared yellow dal, Kerala fish curry and chicken tikka... all were beautifully spiced, great portion sizes. There wasn’t a great deal of “heat” in the food, but probably appropriate for the local palate. A great night, thank you!

Thank RogersEm
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

We typically don’t go to Indian food because we lack the knowledge to make a good choice when ordering. We were pleasantly surprised with both our dishes. I apologize in disappointing you with a beautiful plate from the kitchen but we devoured it as you...More

Thank xilouie
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Moving into a new city means looking for places to eat... and that can be hard, specifically if one is spoiled and picky. A quick internet research showed great reviews so we went to Saffron - and since we did not have reservation did not...More

Thank Sven M
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Visiting Taipei again we had to go back for our Indian fix. The somosa were just excellent. I had lamb saagwala (again) and the boss had chicken tikka masala (again) and washed down with a nice champagne. Good to Abbie is still controlling the place....More

Thank WreckerBob
Reviewed 3 December 2017

This really is the best Indian in Taipei. Its a bit of a trip if you are residing in a downtown hotel, as it is in the suburb of Tian Mu. A favorite of locals..... The Tandoori oven is excellent - naan, fish, meats, chicken...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

We went here with a large group. The restaurant is fairly small so we made reservations. The staff were incredible! They had everything ready for us and had several dishes ready. The food was delicious and I can't say enough good things about the restaurant...More

Thank Heidi M
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

The best Fine Indian Restaurant in town. The curries and appetizer are great . My son loves the Tandoori and myself like the appetizer. Never leave home without it. Great job.

Thank Liu A
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We go here often and as a family of four they are always very accomodating. The staff are extremely attentive, and the food is fantastic! Great to see the chef by the tandoor, and watching him make the naan breads and skewers of meat......a must...More

Thank Duncan M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38-6 Tian Mu E. Rd, Taipei 111, Taiwan
  • Location: Asia  >  Taiwan  >  Taipei  >  Shilin
  • Phone Number: +886 2 2871 4842
  • E-mail
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