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Saffron

60 E Butler Ave, Ambler, PA 19002-4526
+1 215-540-0237
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good54%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“naan” (11 reviews)
“chicken korma” (3 reviews)
“samosa chaat” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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LOCATION
60 E Butler Ave, Ambler, PA 19002-4526
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1 - 10 of 107 reviews

Reviewed 8 October 2017

We went for lunch.It's hard to know where to start.The staff was welcoming, service was good.The food was not. First, the dosa; instead of a cylindrical crispy shell, we got a flat soggy crepe.The panir was sweet, vegetable curries bland even though we asked for...More

Thank sweetiesPennsylvania
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We ordered take out twice and both times the food was exceptional!!! I look forward to ordering again and I think it would be great for a party!!

3  Thank Annemb135
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Consistently good local Indian restaurant. Great meat and vegetarian dishes, with many of the classic Tikka dishes, great Nan. Try the rice pudding dessert.

1  Thank Robert B
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Yesterday we met friends for Sunday Lunch at the Saffron Restaurant in Ambler, PA. There are several Saffron restaurants in the area. Over the years we have eaten there or done take out a number of times. The room was pleasant and quiet. Service was...More

1  Thank dh0414
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped in on a whim. We had a great dinner each dish that we sampled was delicious. Dosa was never available at any other Indian restaurant, what a great dish! Can't wait to return.

1  Thank Loopah731
Reviewed 21 June 2017

My wife and I enjoyed the completeness of the menu with so many tasty choices. Staff very helpful with selections. Control of spices appreciated. Great byo.

1  Thank Harvey S
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Eat in or take out dependable. I go here frequently. They will make sure your meal is vegan. However when they first opened they gave my son nuts by accident even though we explained that he was allergic. Peshwari naan is great. They will make...More

1  Thank Grey C
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Saffron is a storefront Asian eatery on Butler, the central street in Ambler. Up the next block is the wonderful indie cinema. I had a tasty appetizer, one from a nice selection of Indian finger food.

1  Thank rogert450
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We've been there perhaps 20 times since they opened. And will be back.' Go for their specials - typically delicious and not found elsewhere. Always a place where we meet neighbors and have a fun time. One of our go-to places in Ambler.

1  Thank Marc_from_Margate
Reviewed 5 April 2017

This is our go-to BYOB in Ambler often before a wonderful indie film at the Ambler Movie Theater down the street. Great Indian food - the sauces are excellent (and not super spicy). Appetizer favorites include Onion Bhajia, Samosa Chaat, the Garlic Naan (yum!), Ghobi...More

2  Thank SuzanneAlex
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 E Butler Ave, Ambler, PA 19002-4526
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Ambler
  • Phone Number: +1 215-540-0237
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