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Zaaffran Restaurant

) #16 of 124 Restaurants in Kigali ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Indian, Arabic, Asian
Rue de l'Akagera | Kiyovu, near Le Bonne Source Market, Kigali, Rwanda
+250 783 042 504
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“garlic naan” (9 reviews)
“dal tadka” (2 reviews)
“naans” (8 reviews)
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Indian, Arabic, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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Rue de l'Akagera | Kiyovu, near Le Bonne Source Market, Kigali, Rwanda
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1 - 10 of 95 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

lol... had diarrhea the whole day... the food taste good but after that It was not a pleasant experience to say the least... although i did loose a couple of kilos without going to the gym so yeah its a nice side effect! lol. there...More

Thank Shamsulbaharin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm not a big fan of Indian food, although knowledgeable colleagues (Indians) tell me the comparative quality is good, especially curry dishes. However, one distinctive feature of this restaurant is the speed of service. It's snail-pace. Really.

Thank lubger
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

I went there with my friends last week. it was fun being there they have great service. The food is delicious and the taste is out of world. I love the food so much. I recommend you should have a try in Zaaffran. It is...More

Thank Mit P
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

One of the best Indian authentic restaurants in Kigali.!!! What an Indian food!! I loved it. The soul way of making an Indian food!!! Strongly recommended for every visitors to Kigali.

Thank parmarvimal11
Reviewed 26 March 2017

I'm lived in England for 12 years and eaten my fair share of curries! This one was definitely one of the best I've ever had! Paneer starters were a lovely surprise - so delicious! As were the onion bajies! Nan, curry... all amazing! Go there!!...More

Thank Haig B
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Had some of the best, freshest Indian food! Lovely setting, outside and terrific wait staff. They will help you order if you do not know the menu well. Everything we chose was delicious! Try #4 on the appetizer list...you will not be disappointed. Good value...More

Thank Julie V
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Well, visited with my and my brother family , as a food explorer it's a worth to eat food , a authentic test of Indian cuisine which is hard to find in kigali . Taking dinner is must during the visit of kigali .

Thank patelmihir11
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

1 of best ever indian food eat in overseas, specially from chefs special Veg. Jallfarezi..and Murg malai tikka and with all 1 of best Naan served....thank you for memorable testful weekend

Thank Duglus
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We spent a month in India before coming to Africa, and we were in Indian food withdrawal before visiting Zaffron. We ordered entirely from the vegetarian curry part of the menu - Dal tadka, which is a delicious yellow dal, vegetable jalfrezi, which is a...More

Thank Heidi A
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

I ordered food for delivery and plan on ordering again. Everything was delicious and I saved the mixed raita to eat with chapati. Butter naan was the best I've had in Kigali and huge pieces!

Thank katie611
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5 June 2017|
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Response from Julie V | Reviewed this property |
yes--it sure does!
30 March 2016|
Response from ZAAFFRAn_IndineCusin | Property representative |
Dear Anis8892,Zaaffran food is halal.Thank you for your consideration.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 25
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue de l'Akagera | Kiyovu, near Le Bonne Source Market, Kigali, Rwanda
  • Location: Africa  >  Rwanda  >  Kigali Province  >  Kigali
  • Phone Number: +250 783 042 504
  • E-mail
Welcome to Zaaffran for mouthwatering cuisine...lovingly prepared with Leapingly fresh herbs and spices.
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