COVID19 Test and Trace

On July 19th 2021, England will move to Step 4 which  means that many legal restrictions will end, BUT we ask for your support with the following:
  • Whilst the legal requirement for face masks to be worn indoors will be removed our staff will continue to wear them for their own and your safety.
  • Please continue to support NHS Test and Trace by ALL customers ‘checking in’ using the QR code.
Thank you for supporting us to serve you. ☺


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

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  Incredible restaurant, great chef, hospitality was amazing!

    If you’re in the the area I’d recommend throng this spot up

    avatar thumb W4756YJrobertg
    October 12, 2021
  • star rating  We placed an order online at 6pm yesterday. The website stated the order would take 65 minutes. Unfortunately we were still waiting at 8pm, when we phoned to find out... read more

    avatar thumb Diane A
    September 19, 2021
  • star rating  Food is amazing. Welcoming atmosphere. Always leave full. Best Indian restaurant in town by a country mile! Would definitely recommend a visit to anyone.

    avatar thumb Batmaddad
    September 18, 2021
  • star rating  First time ordering from here due to moving..

    Ordered a takeaway online Saturday evening. I'm very fussy when it comes to Indian as I have worked at two... read more

    avatar thumb Daniellejade96
    August 23, 2021
  • star rating  Great choice of dishes. Good customer service. Fresh food. Plenty of flavour. Clean. Perfect for us !

    avatar thumb -Isabelle-Jean-etc
    August 20, 2021
  • star rating  Great service in small busy restaurant, they were doing a good trade in takeaway too. Not the poshest place but nice for a quick eat out. Everything was very fresh... read more

    avatar thumb PerTheCat
    August 13, 2021

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
    March 29, 2020
  • 5 star review  Absolutely fantastic and fast service along with superbly fantastic food, well cooked and filling. Would 100% come again.

    thumb Matt Bainbridge
    March 13, 2020
  • 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
    February 17, 2020
  • 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
    February 16, 2020
  • 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
    December 29, 2019