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Famous for the “World’s Hottest Curry!” Authentic Indian restaurant specializing in spices.
This authentic Indian restaurant specializes in herbs and spices. Just step inside to find the cozy, relaxed vibes that are brimming with exotic flair.
The ever-popular butter chicken curry dish is made with full-on dry milk blocks for a mild but elegant taste that even kids and the elder fans enjoy.
The signboard menu item “World’s Hottest Curry” uses the “Bhut Jolokia (ghost pepper),” which holds a Guinness World Record for “World’s Hottest Pepper.” This might be a great challenge for those who love spicy food.
There is also a wide selection of wines and beers to pair with authentic Indian cuisine.
Widely covered in media as the “World’s Spiciest Curry”, you’ll even receive a certificate if you finish your plate.
Unbeatable flavors that can only come from fresh spices, imported in directly from the motherland. Not to mention they’ll help build immunity and clear the skin.
Feast your tastebuds on the heartful, handmade flavors that come from special in-house made yogurt and other additive free ingredients.
Plenty of native Indian brand wines, beers and other drinks available.
Frequently Asked Questions have been vetted and answered directly by each listing.
Do you have menus in foreign languages or with pictures? (If so, please let us know the languages available.)
Yes, the Saffron Ikebukuro menu is printed multilingually.
Do you serve vegetarian menus?
Yes, there are vegetarian, vegan and halal-friendly dishes available.
Can I get take-out?
Yes, however only available for the a la carte menu.
Is there free Wi-Fi available in the restaurant?
Yes there is.
Is this an LGBT-friendly establishment?
Yes, Saffron Ikebukuro welcomes all guests regardless of gender or orientation.
Is it a good spot for ladies to visit on their own?
Yes, Almost 80% of our patrons are women.
Is everything on the menu spicy?
No, You can adjust the spice level for every dish. There are plenty of mild dishes to try and enjoy.
- Name in Japanese
- サフラン 池袋
- Postal Code
- Takt TO Building 201, 1-28-1 Higashi-Ikebukuro, Toshima-ku, Tokyo
- Every Monday
- Business Hours
Lunch 11:30am-3:00pm (L.O.2:30pm)
Dinner 5:30pm-10:00pm (L.O.9:30pm)
- Lunch 1,150-2,280 yen, Dinner 2,000-5,000 yen
(1) About 5-minute walk from the JR Yamanote Line and JR Shonan-Shinjuku Line’s Ikebukuro Station
(2) About 5-minute walk from the Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line, Yurakucho Line, and Fukutoshin Line’s Ikebukuro Station
- Credit Cards
- Accepted (e-money and QR payment types also accepted)
Official Facebook page
Official Website (English)