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U 14 34 Parap Rd | Parap, Darwin, Northern Territory 0820, Australia
+61 8 8981 2383
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“butter chicken” (37 reviews)
“curries” (25 reviews)
“tasting menu” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 2:00 pm Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
U 14 34 Parap Rd | Parap, Darwin, Northern Territory 0820, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited for the 2nd time and as usual, service was excellent, very attentive and knowledgeable about their menus. The tasting plates are very good value for money. We had the cinnamon one i think, and @$39 per person was really good value for money. We...More

Thank Farrah G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

10/10 .. One of the best restaurants in Darwin without question.. a must for both locals and visitors.. !! Jo is a fantastic hostess and we thoroughly enjoyed everything that she recommended. The wait staff were all very polite and attentive. I have been here...More

Thank Sean R
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

I stayed in Darwin for one night before a flight home the next day after holidaying in Kakadu. Fortunately, I chose Saffron as it was near to where I was staying and had been recommended. Definitely the right choice! From the service on arrival to...More

1  Thank murra55
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Vegetable Curry that contained paneer cheese (not requested or in the menu description) and as a vegan rendered a tasteless curry inedible. In fact, before I discovered the cheese, the few mouthfuls I had didn’t taste like curry at all. The samosas were soggy so...More

Thank Heddyjan
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Had dinner with family from down south. Most amazing food. Absolutely tasty and very filling. Everything we ate was magnificent and the service was outstanding. We have also been for lunch and received exactly the same outstanding meals and service. You can see why they...More

Thank Ruzi001
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Got takeaway from here for dinner. Very quick and friendly service. Great tasting food, recommend the lamb korma. Devious naan bread too.

Thank Granules2013
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We came out for a family dinner and had a range of main dishes from Beef Vindaloo, rogan josh, butter chicken and goat curry. Every meal was tasty and the meat fell apart. We would make a trip from NSW to Darwin just for the...More

Thank nruski
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Went for an evening meal with friends, host Jo encouraged us to try the tasting menu with the spicy chicken. It was an inspired choice, one of the better meals we have had in Darwin and fun sharing amongst everyone at the table. Service was...More

Thank C_Windy
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

We got a set menu, which was fantastic because we got an entree, three mains, rice, roti and a desert. The standout was the entree, a lovely lamb dish. Service seemed to be learning, but always lovely. Would highly recommend.

Thank JessVZ
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Once again Saffron's has proven itself to be the top for Indian food, I get to it on average once a year due to work, and it is always brilliant. The manager and her staff are attentive, but respectful and this also adds to its...More

1  Thank Tony F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 18
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: U 14 34 Parap Rd | Parap, Darwin, Northern Territory 0820, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Top End  >  Darwin
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8981 2383
  • E-mail
Saffrron is a Darwin restaurant with a focus on putting sustainability on the table. Our authentic yet innovative Indian cuisine menu is also a real taste of the Territory, with all fresh produce from local producers and all seafood Territory or Australian-caught.Our full menu is available at our website and includes a tasting menu, vegetarian options and a kids menu (and the kids will love our Golden Paneer Lollipops). House-made items include Indian breads, condiments and desserts.You can order Saffrron takeaway too (via our website). You can find us on Facebook too or sign up for news to hear about our special menu events, including master classes and tours.
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