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Blu Saffron

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241 Sydney Avenue, Pretoria, South Africa
+27 12 346 0223
12:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 - 15:00
Tue - Fri 12:00 - 22:00
Sat 18:00 - 22:00
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

What a great experience. Food and service is something to experience. The passion of Henk explaining the menu to the service and the taste of the food, excellent!

Thank SJLotz
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64 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The seating is beautiful. Facing the Golf . The food was delicious . From the starters to the salads and the oysters . But the highlight of the lunch was The Kudu , which was prepared deliciously .

Thank Eileen K
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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65 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in Pretoria for the night and wanted to celebrate my husband's birthday, so booked a table at Blu Saffron, without knowing what to expect. Despite being a large restaurant, it was warm and inviting thanks to the decor and tables being divided into smaller areas. I am not sure whether it is the owners or managers of the... More 

Thank Ali V
Pretoria, South Africa
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95 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Awesome menu, attentive waiters and hosts. Service is excellent. Quiet, beautiful surroundings. An all-in-all lovely experience.

Thank Marelize_Schoeman
Pretoria, South Africa
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although it was difficult to reach the restaurant due to the Tshwane open our perseverance paid off and it was worth the trouble. The food was amazing and we enjoyed every mouthful!

Thank Una L
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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583 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 203 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went there for a business lunch. The private dining room and service was great. The staff were very friendly. The wine selection excellent and the food great. The lamb shoulder and lamb rump was great. The view over the 18th green was also very pleasing. All in all, it is an excellent restaurant that I would recommend to anyone,... More 

Thank Dajoma
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118 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the chef greets you personally and explains his daily specials in a way that is mesmerizing. And he works up to his promises. The food was excellent, the wine list great and the price was a bit above average but acceptable for what you got. A very nice setting with table cloths and linen napkins all arranged in a perfect... More 

Thank EugenSalzburg
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of my favourite restaurants in Pretoria. Wonderful vibe; delicious food. Excellent value... a perfect and special evening out!

Thank Irma d
Pretoria, South Africa
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I really enjoyed this restaurant. It was our first time eating there and we were guests of friends. The location is great, the staff excellent, the food really good and is obviously popular with the locals. Great art displayed all over. Good cellar.

Thank johnjamesrsa
Magaliesburg, South Africa
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200 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

From arrival we where seated and served in a really good way , everyone got involved , the specials of the day where explained in a real passionate way . Our drink orders where taken by a lady , a gentleman cam and outed it and other gentleman took our order , and it carried on like this , the... More 

Thank hekpoortheksie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 241 Sydney Avenue, Pretoria, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Pretoria
  • Phone Number: +27 12 346 0223

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