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Saffron

53 Brick Lane, London E1 6PU, England
+44 20 7247 2633
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good17%
  • Average21%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible28%
19 Mar 2017
“Avoid ”
2 Mar 2017
“Fantastic”
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CUISINES
Indian, Middle Eastern, Pakistani
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
53 Brick Lane, London E1 6PU, England
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1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We went to this place for the first and last time on a Friday night, I would never go back, we ordered 2 curries, one medium (Bhuna) and one hotter (madras) and they both came out extremely hot and the same. We ate what we...More

Thank 1Emily_JS
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Fantastic curry house. You can't miss it. Top service and top customer service. Shah was a fantastic waiter.

Thank Jake Y
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

We were tempted by this restaurant due to the lack of customers inside, and wanted a quiet dinner for a change. We got a deal of two free drinks and 10% off the overall bill. When he asked what drinks we wanted, he offered Cobra...More

Thank Maddie W
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Total gamble in choosing this place, but it paid off big. Palek Ghost, chicken tikka Marsala, and chicken korma. Saffron rice and naan 3 ways. Very authentic and out the door for under £35 for 3 people? Would definitely come back.

1  Thank pryfogle
Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

First venture onto brick lane and ended up in saffron after some very intense haggling. We (group of 4) were offered a £10 menu including starter, main, rice and naan. Plus 2 free bottles of wine. Wine was awful so we opted for a beer...More

1  Thank Spooky1988
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

Visited saffron with my friends, they had parking space which was brilliant For starter we ordered the pani puri, chillie paneer and tikka salmon The pani puri was ok not too impressed, the chillie paneer was really tasty but the portion was really large however...More

1  Thank Bubblegumhijab
Reviewed 19 February 2016

We planned to end up in Brick Lane for lunch and by the time we got there we were cold and ready to eat. Difficult to determine a Google restaurant (forgot to research on TripAdvisor before we went out) so we just went with the...More

1  Thank TrevB56
Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

Another great meal at this Indian Restuarant in brick lane And reasonable price Excellent service , good good , good prices and definitely worth a try better good then decor

1  Thank Bracey1411
Reviewed 28 November 2015

OK, this is how it works. The tout will get you off the street with the promise of £15 a head with 1 free beer, starter, main, rice and side. They all do this, it's how they operate. What separates them like any other restaurant...More

1  Thank CranberryPie
Reviewed 14 November 2015

Offered 2 free drinks each plus 20% off bill. Family of 5 went for birthday. Got in there and only allowed wine, beer or soft drink. All of which were watered down. Curry all tasted the same, baby puke and rice came to £12 for...More

1  Thank ShazzaTwo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
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 - 00:00
Saturday
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 Brick Lane, London E1 6PU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Spitalfields
  • Neighbourhood: Spitalfields
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7247 2633
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