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Saffron Fine Indian Cuisine

#110 of 11,233 Restaurants in Taipei
Certificate of Excellence
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38-6 Tian Mu E. Rd, Taipei 111, Taiwan
Name/address in local language
+886 2 2871 4842
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Today
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 17:30 - 21:30
Tue - Sun 11:30 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
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Hong Kong, China
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176 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We wet to Saffron for dinner and absolutely enjoyed it. We ordered a lamb curry and definitely loved it - so many flavors and delightful on the tongue. We also ordered the grilled mahi mahi and it was also good, but would probably recommend their curry more. They have an Indian chef making dishes inside the restaurant and the staff... More 

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1 Thank KevinJJJ
Ter Aar, The Netherlands
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23 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We entered the restaurant and were seated. As soon as the staff notoced that our Chinese Language is very very poor, the lady boss came to help us. She spoke very good English. She explained everyting and we had a wonderful diner. Espacially nice, besides, the good food, is that one of the two kitchens is an open kitchen, so... More 

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Thank Theo R
Beijing, China
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81 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter wanted to eat Indian so we decided to try Saffron. The restaurant is tastefully decorated. The staff are friendly and very helpful. The vegetarian samosas were yummy. They weren't spicy and it was not oily. We ordered butter and garlic nan. For the main dish we chose chicken tikka masala and butter chicken. Everything was delicious. This is... More 

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1 Thank Bejinger123169
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

I simply love Indian food. This is the BEST Indian food I've had in years & great service! Must check it out.

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1 Thank VPGUVDFG
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

All time favourite Indian restaurant in Taiwan - Taipei, always met my expectations of kicking the taste buds. Not to forget to mention the chef Ranjeet Rawaat was always courteous and prepares a amazing Tandoori chicken and butter chicken.

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Thank joseph p
Beijing
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Fine dining and Indian food is normally an oxymoron but Saffron's team manages to pull it off. The service level, the cutlery, the decoration, definitely give the fine dining feel. We ordered a lot of dishes but the stand out ones for me were - gosht notice kebab, lentil salad, the chilli pakora (part of the vegetable pakora platter), saag... More 

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Beijing, China
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

I was visiting some friends up in the Tienmu area and they took me to Saffron for dinner. It was one of the best Indian food experiences I've had. I didn't order anything. My friends took care of ordering a number of different dishes and we had a family style shared dinner. It was really amazing and this allowed me... More 

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Thank AsiaTraveler1969
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256 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Last time we visited saffron, we tried the lentil salad. It was like the Indian version of salsa--it was delicious and I'll now order it every time.

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Thank KL214504
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225 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

This is the only restaurants which serves authentic Indian food. There are so many places in Taipei to have Indian food. The ingredients they use are the best among all the other restaurants. Have been many times and it's been always the best in my list for Indian food.

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1 Thank sbgemstw
taipei
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214 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

We came without reservation but the wait staff still made us a table around dinner time. During the meal, all the waiters took care of us so well and all the dishes are also delicious too. I will definitely come back again!

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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
Average prices
US$22 - US$26
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
Monday
17:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
Thursday
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38-6 Tian Mu E. Rd, Taipei 111, Taiwan
  • Location: Asia  >  Taiwan  >  Taipei
  • Phone Number: +886 2 2871 4842

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?