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60 E Butler Ave, Ambler, PA 19002-4526
+1 215-540-0237
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good57%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“naan” (13 reviews)
“lamb vindaloo” (4 reviews)
“samosa chaat” (3 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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60 E Butler Ave, Ambler, PA 19002-4526
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Eat here a lot. The food is cooked consistently well and have never had any issue. Can get busy on Friday/Saturday evening for dinner so I recommend reservations.

Thank Brandon0072
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been here many times with my family, eat in and take out. Tasty authentic Indian Food, simple, clean decor, and good service. We always get the Naan, Chicken Saag and Lamb Vindaloo- you can't go wrong. They can adjust the spice level which is great....More

Thank USmomwhotravelsalot
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went into Saffron on an impulse, and we had delicious Chicken Tandoori with Basmati rice and Naan. It was a treat.

Thank lindabF3532WY
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Very authentic and flavorful. The curries are amazing and you are giving a reasonable amount. The chicken is very tender and always has a lot of flavor. Would highly recommend there fresh nan. Can be expensive but it is worth it

Thank margekuff
Reviewed 5 May 2018

I ordered delivery one time on a visit to the area. Samosa Chaat, $8, filled me up so I had to save the Lamb Rogan josh for the next day. Both were very good takeout choices. Menu is much more extensive though, and online.

Thank Dennis T
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Been year a few times over the last year +. Only reason why I don't go more often, is few dinner companions love Indian food as much as I. Cozy BYOB. Courteous staff, clean and yes... food is very good! I don't remember what we...More

Thank JudyF717
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Saffron is a small, neighborhood Indian restaurant. Clean and well maintained. Efficient service. Reasonable prices.

Thank patraveller2007
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

This is a small but lovely little restaurant with great Indian food. We often get take out but the dining room is quite nice. BYOB.

Thank Judy G
Reviewed 1 December 2017

SAffron is a local gem in Ambler. A small, personal restaurant in 5he heart o& Ambler. Non assuming tasteful delight. Everything is exciting and good tasting. Helpful staff, quick service, average prices. Worth a trip into Ambler

Thank Harvey S
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

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28 November 2017|
Response from dh0414 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I'm pretty certain it still is. We've eaten at Saffron in different locations a number of times during the years. BYOB was always permitted.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
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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