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Saffron

60 E Butler Ave, Ambler, PA 19002-4526
+1 215-540-0237
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good56%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“naan” (10 reviews)
“samosa chaat” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
60 E Butler Ave, Ambler, PA 19002-4526
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1 - 10 of 102 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I enjoyed the completeness of the menu with so many tasty choices. Staff very helpful with selections. Control of spices appreciated. Great byo.

1  Thank Harvey S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Eat in or take out dependable. I go here frequently. They will make sure your meal is vegan. However when they first opened they gave my son nuts by accident even though we explained that he was allergic. Peshwari naan is great. They will make...More

2  Thank Grey C
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Saffron is a storefront Asian eatery on Butler, the central street in Ambler. Up the next block is the wonderful indie cinema. I had a tasty appetizer, one from a nice selection of Indian finger food.

1  Thank rogert450
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We've been there perhaps 20 times since they opened. And will be back.' Go for their specials - typically delicious and not found elsewhere. Always a place where we meet neighbors and have a fun time. One of our go-to places in Ambler.

1  Thank Marc_from_Margate
Reviewed 5 April 2017

This is our go-to BYOB in Ambler often before a wonderful indie film at the Ambler Movie Theater down the street. Great Indian food - the sauces are excellent (and not super spicy). Appetizer favorites include Onion Bhajia, Samosa Chaat, the Garlic Naan (yum!), Ghobi...More

2  Thank SuzanneAlex
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Went with friends after a movie. We shared Papri Chaat which is very good. We followed that with Chicken Tika Masala (love that), Chicken Korma and Chicken Saag. (I would have ordered lamb but one of our group doesn't eat lamb) I hadn't tried the...More

4  Thank SHWall
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Wonderful staff helpful in explaining what each dish's main taste focus is, unexpectedly tremendous diversity of taste options, freshly prepared items (local when possible) ... just so darned comfortable and great flavors .... can't wait to go back again and learn more

1  Thank IcyWolf
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Very good Indian food and excellent service. Wide variety of dishes and this restaurant will season to the customer's taste.

2  Thank martinjK4672LZ
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We have enjoyed eating in this cozy restaurant. This time we picked up and brought home for the family. You can also have it delivered by Uber Eats. All was timely, warm, fresh and delicious. Their nan is the best we've had. Other favorites are...More

1  Thank skardm
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Had lunch here recently with colleagues - my first visit. Rather pleased that they offer a lunch menu rather than the ubiquitous buffet which can be too much of a temptation to overindulge. Food was authentic, servings generous and the daal was exceptionally good. Look...More

1  Thank Leslie B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 E Butler Ave, Ambler, PA 19002-4526
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Ambler
  • Phone Number: +1 215-540-0237
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