COVID-19 – our restaurant is open for pre-booked tables only, for a maximum of 6 people, with a two hour timeslot.

From 14th September – all customers visiting New Saffron must record their visit by either using the NHS App or on our log sheet.

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

  •   The best Indian food I had so far!
    Very nice atmosphere and service!

    Thank you will be back for sure!

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  •   On our first visit here for 6 months it was great to find that the service is still as friendly and fast and we tried some new dishes which the... read more

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  •   Been to the New Saffron a couple of times now, both meals have been quite disappointing. Very small dishes to what I am used to getting at other Indian restaurants... read more

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  •   Wow - just wow
    This was our second visit to New Saffron whilst working in the area. We were hugely impressed with the restaurant service when we visited last November... read more

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  •   A small Indian you need to book as there are only around 20 seats. Place is spotless. We travelled especially to get here 100 miles but worth it as expected.... read more

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  •   Our meal was totally delicious: beautifully cooked and really well spiced. The service was great and very friendly. Best Indian meal I’ve had in a long while .

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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