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51 Ravensdale | Great Clacton, Clacton-on-Sea, England
+44 1255 220006
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Colchester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered food at 1940, received food at 2115?? Told the kitchen had got muddled up and asked to smile when they finally put food on the table?.. 7 people in group.. not remotely bothered that their service is poor blaming it on a 'busy' Saturday night.. absolute joke, they should stick to take away! Arrogant and no customer care.. never... More 

1 Thank Beeeemerlove
Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

tried this one as sick of the others, food tasted right it was lovely and I am ms fussy pants. bombay pots were lovely and in the right sauce, tandoori chicken was fantastic, will be going back very soon, the one we used to like was a long way away so now we can eat it more often yippee hubbys... More 

Thank romfordgirl
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

We have got more local Indian restaurants to us then the saffron but we choose to travel to saffron because it is so good the staff are friendly and helpful we asked for certain dishes to be made to our liking as we like to Spice them up and they are willing to help us tell us what they think... More 

Thank Karen B
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

One word that summed up my take away experience "tasteless" Everything we ordered was just tasteless, the Korma was exceptionally terrible it was very watery and complete tasteless! My son loves Korma and his never not eaten it from different Indian restaurants/take aways from Clacton but this was so bad he couldn't eat it, it was that bad.. The naan... More 

1 Thank Boozbrothers
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely food, lots of dishes to choose on menu, all fresh and hot, excellent attentive staff, will definitely be returning.

Thank julesmarie1
Frinton-On-Sea, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Good flavoured grub!.....Have to wait a while but best in the area.......everyone was happy with their choice.....

Thank Boymanbloke
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

our takeaway was really nice we r going there for a big family meal so give it a go the best lndian by far

Thank Wayne B
London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Not in a place where you expect Indian resturant to be .but once inside really nice.and food of areal good standard and the staff the same .so give it a go.

Thank 100hobo
London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Went to this restraunt because it had a good write up and it was quite close. In fact, I would have travelled much further. The food and service were 1st class. The whole place was bright and clean. The price was reasonable for the district. Parking was easy and right outside.

Thank milcars
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

Found the saffron many years ago, and have never been disappointed with the food... you may have to wait (especially with takeaway) but it's super fresh quality curry's, love the Fish Garlic Bhuna..... Staff always very sociable, supper clean.... and a very reasonable price.... A*****

Thank Beeches_Clacton

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Balti, Eastern European
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?