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Saffron RedSaffron Red is the fourth restaurant from the award winning Saffron Restaurant Group. The contemporary basement restaurant located in the heart of London's business district serves up all the traditional favourites and is fast becoming the City's best kept secret.

Quality, Freshness and Passion are integral to the restaurant's ethos. Whether it be a quick business lunch, relaxing evening meal, a treat for someone special or a large office party, Saffron Red can accomodate with pleasure.

 

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Aldgate Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Tower Hill Tube Station
 
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Whitechapel Overground Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
 
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Spitalfields Car Park
 
9 minutes walk
 
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9 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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DoubleTree by Hilton Tower of London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £79  24% off
7 Pepys Street, EC3N | 3 minutes from Saffron Red
The brand new purpose built DoubleTree Hotel Tower of London is a few minutes walk from Tower Hill and Fenchurch Street stations. With iMac entertainment systems ... More
 
 
 
Grange City Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £80  25% off
8-14 Cooper's Row, EC3N | 3 minutes from Saffron Red
The Grange City Hotel is a 5 star hotel that's luxury is matched by the superb panoramic views over the city of London. A stone's throw ... More
 
 
 
Apex City of London Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £79  41% off
1 Seething Lane, EC3N | 5 minutes from Saffron Red
With Tower of London, London Bridge and St. Paul's just a step away, this hotel has a great location for both business and leisure travellers. It's ... More
 
 
 
 
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Anokha
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
2 Creechurch Lane, Aldgate, City, London EC3A | 1 minute from Saffron Red
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Kasturi Restaurant
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57 Aldgate High Street, City, London EC3N | 3 minutes from Saffron Red
If you run an Indian restaurant in this neck of the woods - even a mid-priced one with an interesting menu - you have to work ... More
 
 
 
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London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
9 Devonshire Square, City, London EC2M | 5 minutes from Saffron Red
Located within Devonshire Square, in a former warehouse of the East India Trading Company, this is the sister restaurant to the much loved Cinnamon Club in ... More
 
 
 
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London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
88 Leadenhall Street, City, London EC3A | 1 minute from Saffron Red
Nero is probably the best of the Capital’s coffee shop chains. Offers a wide range of authentic Italian coffee in a pleasant relaxed environment. Snacks include ... More
 
 
 
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Pret A Manger
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
85 Aldgate High Street, City, London EC3N | 1 minute from Saffron Red
Pret sells up market fast food, hand made from natural ingredients, to take away or eat on site, in its trademark no nonsense chrome interiors. The ... More
 
 
 
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Missouri Angel
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
America Square, 14 Crosswall, City, London EC3N | 2 minutes from Saffron Red
A converted Victorian pub, Missouri Angel offers chic North American dining in the heart of London. Spread over 2 floors, a soft colour palette is offset ... More
 
 
 
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Saffron Red, Aldgate High Street, EC3N | 2 minutes from Saffron Red
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Saffron Red, 1 Mark Lane, EC3R | 3 minutes from Saffron Red
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Saffron Red, 94 Middlesex Street, E1 | 5 minutes from Saffron Red
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27 Throgmorton Street, City, London EC2N | 7 minutes from Saffron Red
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London > Entertainment > Classical Music
230 Bishopsgate, Spitalfields, London EC2M | 7 minutes from Saffron Red
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London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Graces Alley, Off Ensign Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 10 minutes from Saffron Red
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London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
30 St Mary Axe, City, London EC3V | 3 minutes from Saffron Red
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122 Leadenhall Street, EC3V | 3 minutes from Saffron Red
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12 Leadenhall Street, City, London EC3V | 4 minutes from Saffron Red
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Leadenhall Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Whittington Avenue, off Gracechurch Street, City, London EC3V | 4 minutes from Saffron Red
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London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
4-5 Leadenhall Market, City, London EC3V | 4 minutes from Saffron Red
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7 Leadenhall Market, City, London EC3V | 4 minutes from Saffron Red
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4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 15 minutes from Saffron Red
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10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 18 minutes from Saffron Red
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London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 18 minutes from Saffron Red
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45 Prescot Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 6 minutes from Saffron Red
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95 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 11 minutes from Saffron Red
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London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
City Hall, 110 The Queens Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 12 minutes from Saffron Red
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The Lamb Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
10-12 Leadenhall Market, Gracechurch Street, City, London EC3V | 4 minutes from Saffron Red
Located within the beautiful nineteenth century covered Leadenhall Market, the Lamb Tavern is a traditional British pub that's popular with city workers and tourists. The historical ... More
 
 
 
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40 Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 6 minutes from Saffron Red
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Leman Street Tavern
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31 Leman Street, E1 | 7 minutes from Saffron Red
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Swingers
London > Nightlife >
Brown's Buildings, Bury Street, EC3A | 2 minutes from Saffron Red
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B.Y.O.C. East
London > Nightlife > Bars
19 Bevis Marks, EC3A | 2 minutes from Saffron Red
Hidden in the basement of James Cochran's restaurant in EC3, this subterranean parlour is the fifth instalment of the much-loved bring ... More
 
 
 
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Proud Cabaret City
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
1 Mark Lane, City, London EC3R | 3 minutes from Saffron Red
Just as you used to be in a 1920s speakeasy, at Proud Cabaret you're entertained while you dine. A lively mix of cabaret, jazz and burlesque ... More
 
 
 
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London > Business > Venue Hire
30 St Mary Axe, Aldgate, City, London EC3A | 2 minutes from Saffron Red
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Coopers' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
13 Devonshire Sq, Broadgate, City, London EC2M | 5 minutes from Saffron Red
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13 Bishopsgate, City, London EC2N | 5 minutes from Saffron Red
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