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Zafran

#4,679 of 17,567 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Balti, Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly
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Addiscombe 349 Lower Addiscombe Road | Croydon, London CR0 6RG, England
+44 20 8655 0055
Today
18:00 - 23:30
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 18:00 - 23:30
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 14:00
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Croydon, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff and an excellent meal enjoyed by all the members of my family. No complains, would definitely visit again.

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Thank Allicus
London, United Kingdom
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143 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

We have used this place as a Takeaway for years in fact since it opened and have never been disappointed with the service and quality food. Tonight for the first time we booked a table in the Restaurant for a birthday treat and we were not disappointed. The staff were attentive and friendly, the service was good, with the drinks... More 

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Thank carol_trower
Peterborough, Canada
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93 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Excellent food, served very quickly. The quality and cost of food at Zafran make this a place to dine regularly.

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Thank David D
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Hands down my favourite Indian in Croydon. The food is fresh and well made, and the menu has all the usual suspects along with some less common and even unique dishes. I typically order for delivery which arrives before time 9 times out of ten, although can take a while if there is a big sporting event or similar on... More 

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Thank Rob B
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

I got a take away chicken tikka masala that I have got from there before and it was off, the smell was bad and so was the chicken. I called them back and they were rude, saying they have not had no other complaints so it's not there problem basically. I 1st went their due to the reviews on trip... More 

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28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

i've used the zaffan since it opened and it's always top notch , i've brought my mother in law here and she is super fussy and they kept her happy no matter how many times she asked to change a dish and shan the main man just smiles .

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Thank steve d
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

As always Zafran is consistent with its fabulous dishes, and good service......we are lucky to have such a good place on our doorstep, whether it's eat in or takeaway...highly recommend

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Thank Bellagz
Croydon, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Mix of sit in and takeaway. Nice little local restaurant and even though we moved and don't live as close we do like to pop in now and again. Great starters Devil's tomato and Squid arabi all freshly cooked. Mains nicely spiced and portions perfect. We shared one rice and one side between us which was just right, the sula... More 

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Thank 911Wiggy
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21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Best Indian ever! Been going here for years and years and will be coming here for years & years ❤️ the food is second to none and Shah & Chef are the best!! Just love it here despite moving away to Biggin Hill, Zafran is Still and will always be our favourite restaurant xxx

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Thank poeu
London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

The food is amazing, the staff are great, always happy to help, there is a mixture of takeaways and sit in, we use both. We have been eating here regularly since they opened about 17 years ago, and the standards have not dropped at all. Would highly recommend this resturant to anyone, and often do.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Balti, Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?