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51 Ravensdale | Great Clacton, Clacton-on-Sea, England
+44 1255 220006
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible11%
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“poppadoms” (4 reviews)
“best indian” (20 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
51 Ravensdale | Great Clacton, Clacton-on-Sea, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We love the Saffron, usually in there twice a month, over the last 10 years; I can honestly say we have never had a bad meal... Food fantastic, Staff friendly and very polite, restaurant spotlessly clean.... Obviously the 10% corkage is a small charge to...More

Thank Elizabeth D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived at the restaurant to be told they had lost their drinks license but I could go to the shop over the road and buy alcohol there. Upon returning with a couple of bottles of beer I was told there would be a 10% surcharge...More

1  Thank dmsss
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We go to the Saffron at least twice a week, always nice food and friendly, well worth a try in my opinion

Thank Lee P
Reviewed 19 July 2017

The food was OK but not great. It was rather like eating in a canteen, very bright and tables close together. Appropriate for a noodle bar but not at the prices charged here. There is also no drinks license although you can bring your own.

1  Thank Patricia H
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Been going here for many years and have always loved the food, I appreciate that they have had a few problems lately but the last couple of times I've been here the staff have been really miserable apart from 1 who I don't know his...More

1  Thank Paul M
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Been using the Saffron for the last 8-10 years and it is without doubt the best Indian in the area, food was amazing.... fresh, great flavours, and good portions.... The staff are always friendly and offer great service.... And the charges are very reasonable... Yes...More

1  Thank Elizabeth D
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I have used this restuarant for many years now. I have never ever been disappointed. This family have grown up before my eyes. I have seen them expand to Ipswich. They will take the time to explain each dish for your palate. They will adjust...More

2  Thank heedie2014
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Perfect place to eat, You get exactly what you order Excellent Food every time Thanks Saffron Clacton

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 9 April 2017

ordered twice in a month late both times phoned up rude customer service items missing bland food never again

3  Thank Becky C
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Delicious. ...vast choice of dishes and side orders so much to choose from. Friendly and welcoming staff.

Thank Heidi H
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Charlie S
6 September 2017|
Response from Heidi H | Reviewed this property |
they do have a Banquet buffet and it is on a Sunday and Thursday .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 Ravensdale | Great Clacton, Clacton-on-Sea, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Clacton-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1255 220006
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