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Saffron

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Lt. 4 Avenida dos Pescadores | Near the Church, Praia da Luz, Luz 8600-130, Portugal
+351 282 768 825
Today
12:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 22:00
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Never in our lives have we tasted food so awful, as nice as what the waiter was, the lady sat in the corner didn't take her eyes off us, really off putting seen as we just wanted a romantic night out. Food was nothing special, ended up leaving the main as both myself and my partner felt it all just... More 

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Thank Rebeccabetty
Almondsbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on what must have been the wettest evening in Luz, the welcome was warm and friendly. The food was superb. The king prawns were huge and very tasty. Would definitely recommend this one!

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited with friends, who are regulars. We were promised a great meal and that's what we got. I ordered Chicken Pathia - my usual. It wasn't on the menu, but no problem. And it was excellent- as good as my favourite UK restaurant. We returned two nights later and whilst it was quiet (Sunday night in November) we enjoyed... More 

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Marlow, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There were very few restaurants open on a Monday in November, so we chose Saffron... the staters wee mediocre, lacking in spice and flavour... we had samosas which were thick and not well filled and the sheek kebab was dull and probably not cooked in the tandoor.... so disappointing. The mango and lamb curry, however, was much better with good... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We chose this restaurant on a Trip Advisor recommendation and we were not disappointed. Food was beautiful, freshly cooked and plentiful. Staff were attentive but not overbearing and very helpful with explanations of dishes, but also when we asked about transport. Food was very flavoursome, and you could see it being cooked fresh in the kitchen. Highly recommended.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always first restaurant to visit in Luz after long day travelling from U.K.. Lots of. Indian restaurants in locality but this is our favourite. For two people had Lamb Afghani, Tarka Daal, Aloo Gobi and Pilau Rice. Food was deliciously spiced mediium as per our request. An inexpensive meal to start our holidays.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Eating Indian wasn't the first thing that crossed our mind when we stayed in Luz, but on the strong recommendations of others who had been to this restaurant we decided to give it a shot. And we are glad we did! The food was delicious, the staff were friendly and helpful and the restaurant has a fantastic atmosphere. Also good... More 

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

So reasonable for such good quality. My friend and i went back again during our holiday as we were so impressed by the food and friendly staff.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff. Tasty food. Sat out on the terrace. Seemed to get busier after we arrived. Would highly recommend if you're after some Indian food in Praia da Luz.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

In an October school break this was our first meal our and it was amazing. Tummies are full and the food was just amazing 😊

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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 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 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
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lt. 4 Avenida dos Pescadores | Near the Church, Praia da Luz, Luz 8600-130, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Luz
  • Phone Number: +351 282 768 825

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