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Zafran

#8,680 of 18,267 Restaurants in London}
$$ - $$$Indian, Asian,
Addiscombe 349 Lower Addiscombe Road | Croydon, London CR0 6RG, England
+44 20 8655 0055
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (7 reviews)
“rice” (3 reviews)
Open Now
18:00 - 23:30All hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
Addiscombe 349 Lower Addiscombe Road | Croydon, London CR0 6RG, England
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1 - 10 of 70 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

very good place, with top quality authentic indian food. Best try the Thali - ordering just one curry and rice isn't optimal as there is just too much curry in one dish and you will get bored of the admittedly delicious but big portion. Thali...More

Thank ssss p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not happy at all! 1) Asked about 4 times for a drink (wasn't even busy, only 2 other couples in the restaurant) 2) When I couldn't eat all my food I asked for it to be taken away as it would be a shame to...More

Thank ginajelley
Reviewed 25 July 2017

been going here for years. Always good food and service but sometimes slow when busy but no problem if not in a hurry. Shah a very cheerful manager. £10 Mon - Wed 5 course menu excellent value.

Thank A M
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Took in excess of an hour for our mains to come. Was bored, thirsty and dehydrated by the time it arrived. The food is good but the service is dire, the heating is up full so it was uncomfortably hot in here

Thank eatsleepcry
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

The food consisted of overly sweet 'curries' with too much oil, colouring and flour in the cooking. This together with slow (one hour to wait for starters?), contrived and expensive service. Our seats looked like they could do with a clean. The cocktail seemed to...More

Thank 67bosco
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Usually go on a Sunday for family get together meals - 8+, for special occasions. Staff are very welcoming and friendly and the food is delicious. We also order takeaways and have never been disappointed by the quality of the food.

Thank JoyeuxChaton
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

I visited zafran with a few friends with the intentions of having a lovely meal, this was not the case. On arriving at the restaurant guests were was placing a complaint right in front of us. The food itself was average, quite small in portion...More

1  Thank charishungry247365
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

First time visit to Zafran a few weeks ago and it was very very good. Traditional curry dishes cooked perfectly. Friendly service, well priced ... definitely the best in Croydon area.

Thank Bev S
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Went to what they call a Buffett. Starter arrived... Chicken tikka which didn't even taste like chicken. After waiting a while 25 mins, asked a waiter how long for our food, to which the reply was we are very busy tonight, which we could see,...More

Thank 746bev
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We have eaten at this restaurant many times and also ordered takeaways. The food is excellent and the owner is lovely , the waiters are also nice and friendly. A real gem and would throughly recommend it.

Thank Maureen C
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McCWhite
17 September 2017|
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Response from A M | Reviewed this property |
Very much open. Walked past tonight people eating in there. Booked in for Wednesday so no problem. Has undergone some refurb. Boss Shah has returned from states so all is well.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 23:30
Monday
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
Thursday
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
Friday
18:00 - 23:30
Saturday
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Addiscombe 349 Lower Addiscombe Road | Croydon, London CR0 6RG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8655 0055
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