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Zaafran Moroccan Restaurant & Takeaway

97 William St | #3, Kaiapoi 7630, New Zealand
+64 3-327 2555
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“souvlaki” (10 reviews)
“salad” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Moroccan, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
97 William St | #3, Kaiapoi 7630, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This food was fresh, healthy and well presented. Restaurant itself was very clean and staff friendly. Reasonable price

Thank tactnz
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Credit to Sanjeev and the team.. our teenager has gone vegan and when she was told that there was butter in the falafel she chose salads... HOWEVER.. Zaafran’s came up with a new recipe so that they could provide a Vegan option... well done guys...More

Thank Saara H
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Just had a awesome meals here and well priced dishes The lamb tagine with couscous was the best Hubby hadn’t been to a moroccan restaurant before and he enjoyed the flavours

Thank SherylMcGlashan
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Have dined here a few times and have never been disappointed. Great casual dinner and great service.

Thank shoninonii
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Service is still impeccable and the food is still as good as ever! We love the open chicken souvlaki and the different fresh salads ... still go every Friday!

Thank Saara H
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Really enjoyed the onion bahjis and some yummy mixtures of prawns and great saffron rice and, well.. all sorts. Thanks. It was a nice unexpected surprise.

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We never had Moroccan food. So when I was in Kaiapoi last week and knew about this authentic Moroccan restaurant I knew I must try and I wasn't disappointed. Their grilled fish and prawns are so yummy. So were the different types of couscous salads,...More

Thank JonnPiggy
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Came with my mum for lunch, and we both ordered souvlaki. Large portions and really yummy! Better than Demetris in town, and cheaper too! Win win, 10/10.

1  Thank Gabrielle M
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Best authentic Moroccan place you'll find in all of Canterbury. It is always clean inside, has pretty decor and the staff are nice. Inexpensive and both good to sit inside and order takeaways. I appreciate that they cater well to vegetarians; the falafel option is...More

Thank Xandre S
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We have eaten at Zaafran and also had takeaway food reasonably frequently and have always have a very good experience. We started with Souvlaki and now have their grill salads, usually lamb with roast vegetable, Lebanese couscous and Greek salads, a few of many options....More

Thank Veronika P
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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 97 William St | #3, Kaiapoi 7630, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Kaiapoi
  • Phone Number: +64 3-327 2555
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