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Saffron Lounge

Building No 26 | Katara, Cultural Village, Near Intercontinental Hotel, Doha, Qatar
+974 4408 0808
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“butter chicken” (17 reviews)
“naan” (10 reviews)
“kulfi” (3 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Building No 26 | Katara, Cultural Village, Near Intercontinental Hotel, Doha, Qatar
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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

The service was awful and had to get up myself a few times to go to the reception and ask for drinks/naan...we did not get a warm welcome nor as we were leaving. Nor whilst having the meal did anyone come to ask if we...More

Thank Jahanara U
United Business D, Manager at Saffron Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Dear Jahanara U, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. We are very sorry to read that the service did not meet with the usual standards at Saffron Lounge. On this occasion we would like to apologize for any inconvenience caused and...More

Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

It was a bit empty when we visited so I was sceptical. But great food decent portions excellent service all convinced me that I chose the right place. Not cheap but not overpricedMore

Thank AnExpat
United Business D, Manager at Saffron Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your kind positive review on TripAdvisor following your recent visit to Saffron Lounge. It was a pleasure to have you as our guest and we are glad to know that you very much enjoyed your...More

Reviewed 1 April 2018

I am so happy that we (along with some friends) walked inside this elegant restaurant. Like the Indian style decor, great food presentation with delicious food. liked the lentil soup presentation in a small espresso cup - The menu is little limited however the taste...More

Thank Food-Crusher009
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

I love the restaurant and the area around it which is called Katara. The food is really tasty and the service is good. Try all their dishes especially the butter chicken. Try it for lunch as it is too heavy for an evening meal ....More

Thank Bassam H
Reviewed 26 March 2018

We had our lunch on Thursday 22. our order was: 1- Vegetables rice - not recommend 2- White rice with (meat sauce) - average 3- Butter chicken - excellent Very friendly & helpful staff.

Thank Ali A
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Whilst stopping at the nearby hotel my sister and myself stopped for supper in this restaurant... nothing was too much trouble , the meal was delicious and served by a very helpful guy , all staff very attentive, will definitely visit again x

Thank Poodle20
Reviewed 19 February 2018

I love eating here. It's a regular sport for me and a friend. We've tried other Indian restaurants in Doha and we always come back to here. The food is high quality, they respect our requests on the spice level, and the service is fantastic....More

Thank lyndsy922
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Located in Katara, this is a lovely spot near the water. The food was great! A very extensive menu with dishes from different parts of India made it hard to choose but my group was happy with everything we ordered. It was nice to have...More

Thank Nadine H
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Located in Katara area, nicely decorated Indian restaurant, very good service but the prices are double the average other Indian restaurants in town. The portions are small, but of a good quality. I got bigger portions with the same quality at much lower in other...More

Thank EgyCaptain
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Varieties from across Indian and the food is fabulous. I have never had a bad meal here. I am very happy that they now also deliver!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Building No 26 | Katara, Cultural Village, Near Intercontinental Hotel, Doha, Qatar
  • Location: Middle East  >  Qatar  >  Doha
  • Phone Number: +974 4408 0808
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