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Saffron Brasserie

) #121 of 553 Restaurants in Cambridge $$ - $$$ Indian, Asian,
36-38 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 1LA, England
+44 1223 354679
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (38 reviews)
“poppadoms” (17 reviews)
“dhansak” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
36-38 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 1LA, England
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1 - 10 of 229 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Regular customers - we never go anywhere else. Always fabulous food and excellent, friendly service. Card payments mentioned in previous review by someone is a temporary issue and not a problem as there is an ATM 1 minute down the road. Would highly recommend.

Thank Sethmartha68
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been using the saffron Brassiere for many years now I have tried several other establishments in Cambridge most of which are closer to home but cannot beat both the food and the service provided, a highly recommended restaurant or takeaway.

Thank Darren D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely meal but unable to take card payments. Dismissed idea of having a sign on the door to advise prospective customers. Result = 10% discount, not tip and no return. Ever.

Thank Felix H
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We have been here on a number of occasions and this time was no different both in level of attentive service and quality of food. We spent a couple of hours enjoying our meal and even took a 'doggy bag' home with us of food...More

Thank jd2412
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Oh my lord what has happened to the saffron? We used to always get a great indian Curry there without fail so back I went telling my friends just how good it was. But this time it was awful. There was 6 of us dining...More

Thank Zoo7Zoo
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We have been here several times as we live very nearby. And every time, I come out either hating or loving it. Last night, i came out swearing I would never go back. The service was confusing - our waiter kept slamming and throwing our...More

Thank Ishka-1
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We popped in here for a quick meal on the way to the station and, whilst I am not sure that we would choose it for a leisurely evening meal, it certainly met our needs that night, If we are in the same position again,...More

1  Thank Eamonn M
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, and variety beyond the boring normal curry offerings. Staff were attentive and price was within expectations

Thank RussS11
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

We visited here on Saturday night as a couple. The food was good and the service was ok considering how busy it was. We shared the saffron sizzler and chicken ghassi and had it with garlic naan and bombay potato. This was an adequate amount...More

Thank Emma D
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

After years of research into Indian cuisine, I have just got home after a fantastic meal at Saffron Brasserie. I had the Lazeez Lamb Tikka - absolutely delicious and had a real kick that made the eyes water. Service was adequate as were the drinks...More

Thank Martin W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36-38 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 1LA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 354679
  • E-mail
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