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Indian, Seafood, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi
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Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awful place. Had some food delivered at the weekend. It turned up wrong. When I phoned the bloke on the phone acted like it was my fault. Bad attitude. When the driver came back he was stroppy. Food once it turned up was cold and...didn’t taste good. Chucked it away.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has gone downhill, some of the food was OK but the tandoori ‘king prawn’ starter is tiny. I called the restaurant to ask if this was right (maybe the driver had a nibble!), and he said they are ‘prawn pieces’, for £6.20 see...the photo and make your own mind up. Quite a rude owner too.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 4 May 2021

website decided to take my money twice (these things happen), when i spoke to the owner about getting my month back i couldn't believe his reply. He said he has no access to his payment platform (first lie) and he couldn't help me and i...should ring my bank. His awful attitude was a joke, told me it's not his problem and i was the only person it happened. I sent him via text message payment receipts proving what had happened but he didnt care. I will be following this up and getting the correct authorities involved as its daylight robbery and he can't do this to what was once a very loyal customersMore

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 3 August 2020

Really piping hot food that you can tell is prepared fresh. It’s our local & it never let us down. We love the Paratha’s and the portion sizes are big!

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 12 July 2020

Used to be great food but lately orders are not turning up or the order is wrong. Incredibly rude staff who if you try and have a conversation with call you a liar. Save yourself the hassle and order from another Indian takeaway.

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 29 June 2020 via mobile

After unfortunately having to leave two previous negative reviews I am very pleased to say that We have since enjoyed two excellent meals and that Zafran has now returned to its fully excellent standard. I would also say that I had unfortunately made some mistakes...with my online ordering but upon phoning Zafran they pulled out all the stops in delivering me that which I had got wrong/forgotten. I look forward to ordering again soonMore

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed 20 May 2020 via mobile

My daughter was desperate for a Zafran for her birthday. With the Covid situation we weren’t sure. But Zafran were open and didn’t disappoint. The food is always tasty. Our daughter was a happy girl

Date of visit: April 2020
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Reviewed 19 April 2020 via mobile

Had been meaning to try this takeaway for some time, never managed to get round to it though. With a number of takeaways being closed at the moment we decided to give it a go. We decided to have the chefs set menu as you...can more or less choose what you want. In retrospect this was a bad move as we only saved about a pound and had to substitute what we wanted for another dish. ( We wanted onion bhajee as one of the sides but that's not allowed even though it the same price or cheaper than the listed side dishes!). The food arrived ahead of time which was good so only 35 minute wait. The poppadoms were stale, not a good start. The sheek kebab was dry and tasteless and was rather unappetising to look at, the accompanying salad didn't look very fresh either. The chicken tikka starter was good but absolutely tiny! Mains were better, the mehti gosht was not very spicy, I had asked for it to be madras hot but it wasn't and also it didn't in my opinion have enough fenugreek. Lamb dopiaza was good as was the rice. Overall I think we probably wouldn't order from here again.More

Date of visit: April 2020
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Reviewed 22 March 2020

We have just enjoyed another delicious meal from Zafran. The meal of prawn and lamb jalfraezi, rices, garlic naans and sides arrived on time, piping hot and absolutely delicious.

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 21 March 2020 via mobile

This is the best Indian food in the area to my mind. I’ve been going there for a few years, and with the same expert chef running it, quality is consistently very good. It only does takeaway and delivery, there’s no sit-in dining. The menu...is extensive, with all the usual Indian curries but also some excellent specials. Best of all for me, they do a methi curry - with fenugreek - bitter and delicious, it sets off the spices deliciously and is packed with vegetables as well as meat - lamb is best. I go back again and again!More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Yes, Zafran offers takeaway services.

Yes, Zafran offers delivery services.

Zafran is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 3.5
  • Service: 3.5
  • Value: 3.5
  • Atmosphere: 3.5