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Saffron

) #1 of 8 Restaurants in Innerleithen ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Indian, , Vegetarian Friendly
68 High Street, Innerleithen EH44 6HF, Scotland
+44 1896 833466
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“curry” (23 reviews)
“indian food” (23 reviews)
“best indian” (21 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
68 High Street, Innerleithen EH44 6HF, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 302 reviews

Reviewed today

Visited whilst staying with friends, who drove me 20 miles to "the best Indian around" Well they weren't wrong, and it was well worth the drive. Perfectly cooked delicious food, quick, attentive, friendly service, Excellent!

Thank pullet2016
Reviewed yesterday

Another working holiday in the Scottish Borders at a lovely cottage situated in Innerleithen, a place that has connections to Robbie Burns ... and which also has one of the best Indian restaurants we have eaten at in a long, long time! Saffron is small...More

Thank BronteBabe15
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In remote Scotland you dont expect to find an Indian restaurant and certainly not a gourmet one. It's a tiny place and the wait can drag on but it is well worth it. Truly my favourite Indian restaurant.

Thank leesons2002
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Service was timely, food excellent, staff and manager always at hand and keen to please. On street parking only. You need to book in advance as the restaurant is popular.

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Lovely Indian restaurant. The service was really friendly run by a lovely owner who was on hand to answer any questions. Menus was a wonderful mix of different dishes all with their unique spices.Open until 11:00. One of the best Indian I have visited.

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 15 May 2017

A superb menu at fair prices.The owner prides himself in the freshness of both ingredients and spices.Best Indian meal ever.Worth a visit

Thank David R C
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by our AirBnB hosts who assured us despite being in a small Scottish village, the food was as good as you would find anywhere. And so it was - the samosa & lamb tikka entrees were just the right quantity &...More

Thank rosesRaglan
Reviewed 24 April 2017

The decor is just right for a new-ish Indian restaurant. The staff were young, enthusiastic and knowledgeable. The funky menus themselves are great To my taste the food would benefit from a bit more seasoning however everything did have flavour.

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 20 April 2017

this is a tiny restaurant and trying to get a table was really hard but well worth the wait, all of the food was lovely, well presented, really tasty, presented really well and served by lovely staff.

Thank michelle j
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Came here on Thursday, the service was quick and the waitresses were very friendly and helpful. Food was delicious and there were people coming in for a takeaway and some other tables in. Good and busy little restaurant, reasonable prices too

Thank LS1950
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benthehoose
Is the restaurant dog-friendly please?
18 December 2016|
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Response from Belayet M | Property representative |
Hi there, many thanks for your enquiry. Unfortunately we are allowed only guid dogs at the moment. Sorry for any inconvenience.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 18
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 23:00
Monday
16:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 23:00
Thursday
16:00 - 23:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 High Street, Innerleithen EH44 6HF, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Borders  >  Innerleithen
  • Phone Number: +44 1896 833466
  • E-mail
Description
Quality Indian food served 7 days a week. Sit in and Take-away.
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