COVID19 Test and TraceCOVID-19 – in response to the latest Government ruling, our restaurant will be CLOSED  until 17th May 2021.

We continue to provide a Takeaway / Delivery service, 17:00-21:00, 7 days/week.

“All visitors will be required to check in to enter hospitality venues, not just one per group. Individuals can do this by checking in with the NHS COVID-19 app or, by providing their name and contact details. Anyone who does not comply must be refused entry. Ensure you are compliant with the rules or you may face a £1000 fine.”

We will refuse entry to those who refuse to record their visit, or ignore social distancing.

Welcome to the New Saffron, where we serve the best Indian (Bangladeshi) food in Thetford.

“Brilliant Indian, Fantastic Staff!”
“Hidden Gem in Thetford”
“Amazing Food, Great Service”



The New Saffron was opened in June 2013 by Shipon Miah, whose family have been in the restaurant trade for over 25 years.

Passion – we are passionate about creating authentic dishes using the finest ingredients and our own blends of spices.

Service – we want our customers to keep coming back so we aim to provide you with the best service.

We hope that you will enjoy our dishes as much as we did in collecting , tasting and choosing the best for you.


To view our takeaway menu and order direct online CLICK HERE


Order through our new website

If you order your takeaway through our new website,
you will get a 10% discount and FREE delivery.


TripAdvisor Reviews

  • star rating  I work all over the country , week in week out , and use takeaways all of the time when working away from
    Home, this is by far the... read more

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  • star rating  We had a takeaway today, normally we would go in but I must say the takeaway service and food is as good as sitting in. Fast service and value for... read more

    avatar thumb Janice F
  • star rating  Shipon and his team are extremely proud of their service, hard working and always strives to please.

    avatar thumb 191neve
  • star rating  On doing some research before my night in Thetford looking for somewhere to eat I came acrooss this place. We all can totally agree that the food is amazing, fresh... read more

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  • star rating  Visited this restaurant during a weekend break away. Staff really friendly and attentive. Varied Menu and food first class. Easily the best Indian food I’ve had in a while. Would... read more

    avatar thumb Nunderwood185
  • star rating  Always great food, always great service. Best Indian in town. Prices are starting to creep up but still ok.

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Google Reviews

  • 5 star review  Be it dining in or takeaway, food is always superbly delicious. Staff are always friendly and courteous. Shipon makes your dining experience very personal!

    thumb Arianwen Montecillo
  • 5 star review  Absolutely fantastic and fast service along with superbly fantastic food, well cooked and filling. Would 100% come again.

    thumb Matt Bainbridge
  • 5 star review  Superb service and the food was exceptional. Traveling through on business. Checked out other alternatives and made the right choice.

    thumb Neil White
  • 5 star review  Went for my Birthday meal this evening with a group of friends and it was great.Great service and food will definitely return. I”d recommend it to anyone looking for freshly cooked Indian cuisine.

    thumb Mitchel Stone
  • 5 star review  Wow, Amazing food! Upon receiving the bag of aromas, I knew it would be a pleasant surprise when plating up. Well worth the drive from Methwold. 10/10 👌😊

    thumb Grand Outdoors Landscaping