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1710 W Main St, Kalamazoo, MI 49006-3179
+1 269-381-9898
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1710 W Main St, Kalamazoo, MI 49006-3179
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've eaten here many times and enjoyed the food. As an American, I always wondered how close it is to the real thing. I visited India four times and on my last visit, I ate lunch at Saffron immediately upon my arrival back in the...More

1  Thank Jason R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Do not miss this restaurant. A midday buffet is reasonably priced and always includes tandoori chicken and at least one other main dish, both white and saffron rice, veggies, and delicious rice pudding. Great for dinner and for take out. Great staff.

1  Thank Marigenea
Reviewed 19 March 2018

I have travelled across 5 continents including twice to India. I can honestly say that Saffron is the best Indian food restaurant is the best Indian culinary experience I have had.....I take advantage of the opportunity to eat from there whenever possible....

Thank tdaunter
Reviewed 26 February 2018

We have been to Saffron several times and the food is always outstanding. However, the last three times we've eaten there, the service has not been good. The food comes out in an acceptable amount of time, but after that it's crickets. There were a...More

Thank Doyle_36
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We've had occasion to enjoy Saffron with friends on multiple occasions. The Saturday lunch buffet is a favorite. The food is delicious.

Thank Deuce L
Reviewed 19 January 2018

NIce restaurant. Love the food and the servers are all very nice. Tables could be just a bit farther apart, but overall the ambiance is A+. Love the biryani, the naan (try the cheese/greens naan), and the desserts. A pleasant surprise!!!

Thank Steve61462
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

We have been there 3 time and continue to plan to go back! Their food is so good! Authentic and flavorful! There is also a lot of variety, not only in meats but the way the dishes are prepared. Love it!

Thank blonde_niko_latte
Reviewed 22 October 2017

This was one of our favorite places to eat, but not sure we will be back for a long time if at all. Perhaps the worst service I've ever had at a restaurant. Our server completely ditched us about half way through the meal. We...More

Thank dpuck1998
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

There were many unique curry dishes that aren’t normally seen in Indian Restaurants around West Michigan. Overall, it was a worthwhile experience!

1  Thank Addison S
Reviewed 7 October 2017

If you can get to Saffron for the lunch buffet, DO IT. It's packed with great dishes, but be sure to save room for dessert (also on the buffet). Friendly staff, fresh food, wide range of options (veggie, meat, spicy, not spicy). Love it here!

1  Thank jessiev
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26 September 2016|
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Response from airpolice40 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply. You may order lunch from the menu for lunch. I do not know if they have changed their hours for lunch time.
13 May 2016|
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Response from Ted1255 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I get take out all the time.....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:15 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:15 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:15 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:15 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1710 W Main St, Kalamazoo, MI 49006-3179
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kalamazoo County  >  Kalamazoo
  • Phone Number: +1 269-381-9898
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