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Saffron Restaurant

59-5 Myeong-dong 1-ga, Jung-gu | Opposite to Lotte Young Plaza Myeongdong, IBIS Ambassador Hotel 1st Floor., Seoul, South Korea
+82 2-6361-8644
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“hummus” (5 reviews)
“kashmiri naan” (3 reviews)
“lamb” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
Middle Eastern, Pakistani, Arabic, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
59-5 Myeong-dong 1-ga, Jung-gu | Opposite to Lotte Young Plaza Myeongdong, IBIS Ambassador Hotel 1st Floor., Seoul, South Korea
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1 - 10 of 68 reviews

Reviewed 31 October 2018

We stumble upon this restaurant while walking along the busy street of Myeong-dong looking for something to eat with a little spice. The vegetarian fried rice was definitely a thumbs up to the chef. It was so tasty that I finish the whole plate by...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MalGNA
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Spaciouse. Excellent sercive. Clean Muddkeastern and Indian dishes. Food is delicious. Location is perfect. Myongdong shopping destrict is super close Prayer room is available. A place to dine Thank you saffron

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Khalid A
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Very nice restaurant quiet đŸ€«, food really delicious 😋 fatosh salad inside it onion but u don’t feel the taste of it, their chicken curry OMG yummy with kashmiri nan

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank thouwaiba
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Had a lamb curry. Had to ask for extra chili. Flavourless. Maybe the other dishes are better. Then Naan also does not taste like traditional naan.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 601charleneb
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

After a few days of eating just Korean food I decided to look for other option so opted to visit Saffron. The food was very good and made a welcome change. The client base was primarily made up of South Asians and people from the...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank TheWanderingPilgrim
ALI ABDULLAH N, Manager at Saffron Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Thank you very much for your kind review, would love to serve you again.

Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Very nice service and location .. helpful staff , all food Halal and food test on average .. open from 11 AM until 11 PM

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank mohda404
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Stumbled upon this place while wondering the streets of this market. Nice decor. Food was amazing with all the items we ordered scoring A+. Falafel, hummus, baba ganoush, naans and milk tea.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Sachin B
ALI ABDULLAH N, Manager at Saffron Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

Thank you for coming to our resaurant and for good remarks. We would love to serve you again.

Reviewed 29 January 2018

Medina our waitress was very helpful and provided detailed description of what's available. Impressed that she got our order exactly correct without writing anything down as we ordered more than 15 items with changes in between. Food is actually very good and service is fast.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank 801richardy
ALI ABDULLAH N, Manager at Saffron Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2018

Thank you very much for giving such a good response. Would love to see you again.

Reviewed 29 December 2017

The restaurant is situated in Ibis Hotel @ Myeondong! After trying all the Korean food, we were craving for Indian/Middle Eastern food. The food turns out great! The décor in the restaurant is nice too. The price is abit expensive but it's worth paying for...More

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank Heryah
ALI ABDULLAH N, Manager at Saffron Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2018

We loved to serve you and would love to do that again. Thank you.

Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Nice decorated restaurant. We were in a group of about 16 persons with no reservation after 8pm. The service was very good. The taste and presentation of the dishes was great. The service was also very good! Excellent option if you would like to have...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Elpillan
Nearby
Myeongdong / Namdaemun
Arguably Seoul’s most famous neighbourhood and
undoubtedly one of its most popular, Myeongdong takes
shopping and eating to new heights, with hundreds of
shops, restaurants, and cafes all stacked on top of
one another. The rise in popularity of Korean
cosmetics, fashion, and more has made this area a
must-see for visitors who come and marvel at
Myeongdong’s often frenetic pace and energy. Lotte and
...More
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Hessa A
29 July 2016|
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Response from Syed Z | Reviewed this property |
I think they don't deliver the food.
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Hessa A
29 July 2016|
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Response from Nish_SG | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, mostly no.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 6,600
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59-5 Myeong-dong 1-ga, Jung-gu | Opposite to Lotte Young Plaza Myeongdong, IBIS Ambassador Hotel 1st Floor., Seoul, South Korea
  • Location: Asia  >  South Korea  >  Seoul>  > Myeongdong / Namdaemun
  • Neighbourhood: Myeongdong / Namdaemun
  • Phone Number: +82 2-6361-8644
  • E-mail
Description
Saffron Restaurant located in Myeongdong, Seoul serves Halal Food, not a specific cuisine but Royal Islamic Cuisine ranging from Chicken, Mutton, Seafood to several Vegetarian options at its best
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