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Saffron Brasserie

$$ - $$$Indian, Asian,
36-38 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 1LA, England
+44 1223 354679
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (40 reviews)
“poppadoms” (19 reviews)
“lamb” (15 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 PM - 11:30 PMAll hours
Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
36-38 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 1LA, England
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1 - 10 of 247 reviews

Reviewed 21 December 2017

I went as part of a group. Good food in pleasant surroundings> I had the chicken ghassi which I can wholeheartedly recommend

Thank seattaxi
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

We used to dine here some 30 years ago and whilst the decor, name and staff have changed over time the imaginative and quality of food has not. We now throughly enjoy dining here with our son, and we always look forward to our next...More

Thank AJHCambs
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

I have been coming to Saffron since 2012, always with high expectations and thoroughly enjoy my time there and the food on the whole. My most recent visit, and the quality of the food was, and I’ll admit, not the best, however, on the whole,...More

1  Thank Greg W
Reviewed 25 October 2017

OK, so this is where you go for Indian when you want to impress. There are less expensive, maybe more homey Indian places in town, but the atmosphere here is refined, with subtle lighting and appointments. They have "hot" ratings on each of the dishes,...More

Thank JSSAmber
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We visited here last year and the food was lovely, however......... We thought we'd pop in for dinner before a concert at the corn exchange only to be left disappointed and having to leave before ordering the mains. We had poppadoms and I'd asked for...More

2  Thank Vix19844
Reviewed 9 October 2017

I arranged a group booking at Saffron Brasserie and have done so before. Staff were friendly and accommodating. Food was tasty and good value. Recommended.

Thank whitworthj
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We visited last year on Christmas Eve and again in September this year. The food and service was just as good the second time round and we would really recommend this restaurant.

Thank helen8knowles
Reviewed 28 September 2017

The restaurant is unassuming from the outside but do make sure you visit. The decor is remarkably cool and themed; the food and service are really good, especially the signature dishes (Chicken Ghassi a well-spiced and blended special I can recommend). The service is discreet...More

Thank ja5al1n
Reviewed 23 September 2017

My partner and I have come to eat at this restauntant quite frequently because everything is so good - very good food and the staff are friendly too. It's a nice relaxing atmosphere to eat in and it's also great for takeaways!

Thank A Z
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We went here last night as a large group of 32 colleagues for a work night out. The staff were very accommodating of such a large group and I feel that there was no delay or drop on the service or quality of food as...More

Thank Shane C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
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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