National Curry chef of the year 2015 please read on the link below
New York Times
Our quest to put Shrewsbury on the top of the world for curry is heating up! We're on the Front Page of the New York Times read on the link below
4 Course indian Gourmet dinner to eat in on Sunday and Monday 6pm till 930pm special price £9.95 per head from January to November and excludes December's festive period And bank holidays.
Free bottle of beer with collection takeaways over £20.00 whilst stocks last terms apply.
Private room available with own waiter minimum 32 persons please enquire for cost
We have won national curry chef of the year by curry life magazine 2014 at a glitzy ceromony in London where Michellin star cher chef Dominic Chapman, MP's and celebritys voted for us.
Please note we dont own or run any other restaurants aside from the one in 25 Hills lane Shrewsbury
Cafe Saffron at The Taste of Britain Festival in Slovenia
Azad was in Slovenia recently, accompanying HM British Ambassador Andrew Page, representing Great Britina in the Taste of Britain Festival. This was a unique opprtunity to showcase the skill and flair with which we produce food. Azad was the only chef from Shropshire to be invited, so this really was a highlight for our year so far.
Only Fresh Produce
We ONLY use fresh premium chicken UK - EC approved. Never frozen injepcted chicken Breasts, from the far east or Brazil that has been frozen for months and tastes like rubber, Our chicken is fresh British chicken and our UK - EC code is 1038. What's more is our suppliers can trace back where all the chicken they provide is coming from with there RED TRACTOR certificate, so it is assured quality produce. Follow us on Facebook and you will see us buying chicken daily from fresh British farmers. We avoid using artificial products sweeterners and flavourings. We do not use the scamming peanut powder, we only use pure Almond powder at 5 tims the cost restaurants are being fined for this now con. We can cater for Gluten free or Vegan diets.
All of the produce we use is sourced fresh, daily, and we can boast the ONLY Indian in Shropshire to offer fresh produce. Our fresh vegetable selections make our dishes stand out from the crowd.
5 out of 5 Food Hygiene Rating
Cafe Saffron was recently rated 5 out of 5 as part of the government food hygiene awards. Always check the Goverment food safety website before you eat out to make sure there complying with hygiene standards.
Please note our Takeaway and restaurant prices differ.
Come in and meet the our celebrity chef as seen on BBC1 on the John Bishop show.
Recent achievements and awards include:
- Top 100 Indian Restaurants Award 2009, by Asian Woman magazine
- Winner Shropshire Council Curry Chef of the Year 2010 and 2012 and finalist in 2011 and highly commended in 2015.
Cafe Saffron is the only Indian in Shropshire to make the finals 3 times.
- Spice Times magazine's best West Midlands restaurant 2010
- Curry Life Magazine's Curry Chef of the Year 2010/2011/2012/2104/2015
- Curry Life Magazine's only Shropshire chef to represent GB in Slovenia 2013 as part of the magnificent 7 UK chefs. Check the Foreign Office website for details.
Only the highest quality fresh ingredients are used to create the best non main stream Indian dishes, With a modern and imaginative approach to our indian cooking, our chef boasts being way ahead of his time, leaving most Indian Restaurants standing. Our Award winning chef, winner of Shropshire council's curry chef of the year 2010 and 2012, has been employed at the Cafe Saffron Indian Restaurant in Shrewsbury since 2001. He has gained vast experience working alongside top Indian chefs at the best Indian Restaurants in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, and some of the best Indian restaurants in India and Bangladesh, where he has learned and developed his own and unique cooking style.
"CAFE SAFFRON THE BRAND INDIAN RESTAURANT IS THE ONLY CURRY HOUSE WE OPERATE".
Our décor at Cafe Saffron Indian Restaurant is light and bright, reflecting the modern look of today with a big arch window over looking the west end of Shrewsbury, where you can sit and watch the nightlife pass by. We are within walking distance of the new "THEATRE SEVERN IN SHREWSBURY". Four large pay and display car parks in front. Cafe saffron staff are all fully trained in special restaurant hygeine, and certificates are on display. We specialise in party bookings, and are child freindly. We are Fully licensed.
Thank you for taking time to look at our web site. We hope you find all the information you require here but please feel free to contact us if you have further questions that need to be answered, on the contact us page you can book a table.
Please note: We will not accept a Taste card or a Gourmet society card any longer.
Please note:"Cafe Saffron the brand" is a "ONE - OFF " with no other named restaurants in Shrewsbury or Shropshire than to produce the best, in our 110 seater warmly decorated, fully air conditioned, Award winning Indian Restaurant and takeaway". If it doesn't say Cafe Saffron outside its not Cafe Saffron on the inside, there are many fakes eg: saffron kitchen saffron house saffron balti etc and many more that are not part of our well established brand.