COVID19 Test and TraceOur restaurant re-opens on Monday 17th May 2021:

  • Restaurant visits MUST be booked in advance
  • Maximum party size of 6 people
  • Restaurant capacity limited to 15 guests
  • ALL visitors will be required to check in, not just one per group, either using the NHS COVID-19 app or by providing their name and contact details.

We will refuse entry to anyone who has not pre-booked, refuse to record their visit, or ignore social distancing.

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  Working at our local hotel and we are still closed so were get peckish before our one hour drive home so got a take away. Delivered within 30 mins piping... read more

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  • 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.

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  • 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

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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