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2 Clarendon Street, Derry BT48 7ES, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7126 0532
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Clarendon Street, Derry BT48 7ES, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Any time I am in Derry this restaurant is a most. The staff are so friendly and helpful. Nothing is a bother to them. The food.... OMG it is unbelievably define. Without a doubt the best Indian I have ever had. Will recommend to others...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Aisling T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really attentive staff who check what you like and what you have had before and try to expand your horizons. Happy to feed you your comfort food and happy to help you learn more about Indian foods.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank emmag234
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent service, delicious food, delightful atmosphere. I highly recommend the tandoori mix starter and the chicken madras for main. The draft Cobra is crisp and refreshing, the perfect accompaniment to any curry.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank RyanLLB
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

Once again Suki and his brilliant team delivered an outstanding experience for a large group of friends and I. The food is the best Indian food in Northern Ireland in my opinion, and the personalised service which is friendly but professional is another reason that...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank PMcQ77
Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

Fantastic service from staff. excellent meal and reasonable prices. Highly recommended. Great ambience.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank finbar f
Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

Saffron is always my go to for Indian food. I got chicken pakora for a starter and there was plenty of chicken. I then went for a chicken madra which could have in my opinion been a little spicer but was still very yummy. Cocktails...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank babsbunny45
Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

Been to saffron twice now. First visit was really lovely i had veg biryani and mt friends had butter chicken ans chicken korma but it an extremely long wait. The second visit i had paneer mattar. As a keen cook myself i make a really...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank 749aislingm
Reviewed 10 November 2018

My partner and I were traveling abroad and visiting a friend who lives in Derry, back in September. One of the days of our trip, we got engaged while sightseeing. That evening we stopped by Saffron to pick up takeaway for dinner, and our friend...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Katina K
SukiNagra, Owner at Saffron, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Dear Reviewer thank you for taking time out to write your lovely review. I'm so glad you enjoyed your meal and our hospitality. I would like to congratulate you again on your engagement and look forward to seeing you, the next time you are in...More

Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

As a group of 21 of friends we had an excellent meal at Saffron. We had let them know that we were coming and they coped with taking orders, serving dishes to the right person very well and in a close time span which takes...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank ChrisS390
SukiNagra, Owner at Saffron, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Dear reviewer thanks for your comments which I fully take on board. I am glad the rest of your group enjoyed their meals and I hope you will visit us again the next time you are visiting.

Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

We had friends with us and visited Londonderry for the Halloween Events taking place. We spoke with the owner Suki and booked a table for four. The restaurant is nicely laid out with more than adequate air conditioning and heating. Seating surrounds the central bar,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank YORKY209
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:30 PM
4:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Clarendon Street, Derry BT48 7ES, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Londonderry  >  Derry
  • Phone Number: +44 28 7126 0532
At Saffron we serve authentic Indian food, with a small European Selection available. We have been in the business for over 3 decades and are coeliac friendly and also offer a large Vegetarian selection. We are family friendly and offer a wide range of Mullins ice cream and homemade desserts. We have Live Music at the weekends and are well known for our Cocktails.
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