Leicester is expected to host another new Indian restaurant in the New Year as Saffron Street is set to open on London Road.
Taking over the unit better known as The Lansdowne, the old bar will now be a new concept in Indian street food, from the team behind Saffron Street in Ilford, east London.
The concept focuses on Indian street food in a beautiful setting. Saffron Street claims to take street food to another level. “We offer authentic Indian street food reimagined and not reinvented, served with a smile in a beautiful and warm atmosphere.”
More than just a place to grab a bite to eat, it’s about the experience, taking you on a culinary journey to discover the ingredients and flavors of the streets of India, which are then reinvented in Saffron’s cuisine. Street.
The menu includes a variety of Thaali shareable dishes, popular street food such as Vada Pav, Chicken Jalfrezi Naanza, and Masala Dosa, as well as more hearty grills and curries, and Indochinese options. For the sweet tooth, desserts include tiramisu milk cake, Rasmalai cake, Falooda fried kulfi, cinnamon donuts and more.
Saffron Street will open at 123 London Road, Leicester in early 2022. For more information, visit the Saffron Street website.