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November 19, 2021 • 1 review10/10
We have been here a number of times previously and the food never disappoints. The staff are very welcoming, and the maître de is always happy to make recommendations from the exte
August 5, 2021 • 1 review10/10
Food was delicious and service second to none. Will definitely be returning soon! Menu has a great selection of curries and traditional Indian dishes.
July 30, 2021 • 1 review10/10
Wonderful food and amazing service ... thank you!
July 28, 2021 • 1 review10/10
Definitely the absolute best Indian food in our area. The service was perfect and the food divine. This is our go-to for top rate Indian food. Highly recommend.
July 7, 2021 • 1 review10/10
The most Delicious food and amazing customer service. Really nice family run local Indian restaurant. Look forward to returning for the lamb chops and butter chicken
June 24, 2021 • 13 reviews10/10
This restaurant has great service, and great food. It has a very beautiful setting. We ordered various dishes from vegan to meat to fish, of various spicy levels. It has something
June 17, 2021 • 3 reviews10/10
I have been going to this restaurant for over ten years with the same group of ladies and have never been disappointed with the food or the service Will hopefully still be going
May 6, 2021 • 1 review10/10
Cafe Saffron in Ivanhoe is a genuine, affordable Indian restaurant. The tandoor oven turns out soft warm fluffy naan and tandoori meats, all delicious. It's hard to choose from the
April 30, 2021 • 1 review7/10
Good food..needs an update for better ambience.Waitress offered excellent service.Had quite a nice evening.Have had better value elsewhere.
February 26, 2021 • 1 review10/10
The staff are friendly and attentive, and the food never fails to delight. Dined here a lot and the food is always incredibly delicious and fresh. The decor and subtle music is lov
February 12, 2021 • 1 review10/10
Extreme flavour! I would love to know how do they pack so much flavour into each mothful. The food here is a real treat.
February 10, 2021 • 2 reviews10/10
Delicious food and great service! A lovely taste of India in the middle of Ivanhoe! Definitely recommend this one - do yourself a favour and order the garlic nann - yummo!
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February 5, 2021 • 1 review10/10
The staff are super friendly and helpful. They catered for my dietary requirements. The food is super tasty and it's great value for money. I thoroughly recommend Cafe Saffron.
January 30, 2021 • 2 reviews9/10
It was great except it was sooooo noisy. We had to shout at each other. Food was fine, the service was very good. It was just way too noisy. Gfhuyeszv
January 29, 2021 • 2 reviews10/10
Excellent food. Excellent service. Reasonable price
December 6, 2020 • 2 reviews10/10
Superb, delicious flavours and tasty dishes. Entrees, Curries were definitely appetizing whether it was chicken, beef, fish or vegetarian. Naan bread was so soft and fluffy. M
November 19, 2020 • 2 reviews10/10
Best Indian food ever!
November 13, 2020 • 1 review10/10
By far the best Indian restaurant. Both food and service were impeccable. Very reasonably priced. We had Banquet#1, highly recommend it as you get to try so many of their delicious dishes.
November 8, 2020 • 8 reviews7.5/10
This a nicelocal Indian restaurant with above average food and all the favourites available. The service was prompt and friendly and the food was hot and tasty. They have a good se
November 4, 2020 • 1 review10/10
Great tasting food and fabulous service. It’s heartbreaking to see small businesses like this one suffer due to the effects of COVID-19 and I hope our community gets behind them ag
June 10, 2020 • 1 review10/10
Cafe Saffron is the best Indian restaurant a person could ever experience. The food, setting and service is beyond any other I have ever experienced. The management are totally ama
June 3, 2020 • 4 reviews10/10
Never disappointed! Best Indian in Melbourne
February 5, 2020 • 2 reviews9.5/10
very good cooking, delicate Indian food in compare with other Indian restaurant. The service is very good and the boss is very welcoming. If the serve is a bit bigger, it will be p
January 29, 2020 • 3 reviews9.5/10
Excellent food and friendly service. Good value for quality food. The banquet was very nice with a good variety of food. Eggplant and butter chicken were particularly nice
January 10, 2020 • 1 review9.5/10
Cafe Saffron always has great quality food. It is consistent every time and the staff really care about making sure the food is to our liking and that we are happy. The Naan is awe
November 20, 2019 • 3 reviews10/10
This place never disappoints have been coming here regularly for 10 years
October 11, 2019 • 6 reviews10/10
This Indian restaurant is a gem in the suburb of Ivanhoe. Staff and owner always welcoming and helpful, service fantastic. Food always delicious. Will definitely be back.
August 21, 2019 • 301 reviews7.8/10
Clean, comfortable and good food
August 20, 2019 • 1 review9.3/10
The three of us had Banquet #1. The food was excellent. Serving the 5 courses was perfectly timed (not rushed, not too slow) and the portion sizes ideal.
August 13, 2019 • 277 reviews9/10
As always delicious food.
July 5, 2019 • 1 review8.5/10
The menu was extensive, and what we chose was delicious
June 26, 2019 • 254 reviews10/10
very happy with atmosphere, food and service.
May 14, 2019 • 1 review9.5/10
Awesome food and wonderful staff
May 8, 2019 • 281 reviews7.8/10
Fantastic leg of lamb slow cooked in tandoori
April 11, 2019 • 295 reviews8.5/10
Great cozy warm atmosphere.
March 22, 2019 • 1 review8.8/10
Great food served by friendly staff the boss is a gem
March 8, 2019 • 4 reviews5.5/10
food was ok, but we were seated next to a big party which was rather annoying, and we asked initially asked to move but told that they couldn't. 20 minutes later we were told that
November 29, 2018 • 257 reviews10/10
Absolutely love this place! Emi come here every time I visit Melbourne. Ymthe signature lamb dish is an absolute must!
October 31, 2018 • 8 reviews10/10
We love Saffron - amazing, authentic and different Indian food, and a warm and welcoming atmosphere. The best Indian in town, always.
October 4, 2018 • 1 review7.8/10
Great food and friendly service. Highly recommended.
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