Once said to be worth its weight in gold, saffron's praises have long been sung by kings, pharaohs, and Donovans. Get mad about saffron with this Groupon.
$20 for $40 Worth of Indian Food and Drinks During Dinner
The menu includes basmati rice and chicken flavored with saffron ($11.95), saag gosht—boneless pieces of lamb in spinach pureé ($13.95)—and chana masala ($9.95). Dinner is served from 5 p.m. to 9:45 p.m. Tuesday—Thursday and Sunday; 5 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. Saffron’s new location at 6200 Cass Avenue opened March 26.
Saffron's chefs toss fresh ingredients together to craft Indian fusion cuisine as vibrant as the eatery’s blue and purple neon lights and orange draperies. Laden with delicious tandoor dishes, Bombay favorites, vegetarian plates, and other good-mood-inducing fare, buffet carts roll out during lunchtime, facilitating all-you-can-eat samplings and all-you-can-throw food fights. A full bar slings imported beers, wines, and liquors, perfect for lubricating lips between bites, and a 150-seat banquet hall accommodates large groups of hungry humans determined to celebrate a special event.