About Safran Grill

As one of the finest fully open kitchens around Whitechapel, Safran Grill gives fans of Turkish cuisine the chance to watch their food grilled fresh right in front of them – once all the sounds and smells get going this, we assure you, is something hard to resist. To give you a taste of the menu, expect shawarma, fresh seafood, delightful Turkish casseroles, steaks, burgers and some wonderful sharing platters ideal for a team feast. Heck, the service and Turkish food at Safran Grill is so good it even has folk from wider parts of London bustling through its front doors on New Road.

Opening Times

Open today - Opens at 12:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm


Safran Grill
83 New Road, Whitechapel
London E1 1HH

Menu Highlights




Strained fresh yogurt mixed garlic cucumber and mint served with bread

Fritti Calamari

Fried calamari served with mint sauce, fries or salad


Chargrilled spicy Turkish sausage salad


Lamb Shawarma

Shredded lamb shawarma with herbs served with salad and rice or fries

Chef Special Sarma Beyti

Marinated minced chicken ,seasoned with garlic and herbs wrapped in tortilla bread with cheese and topped with fresh tomato sauce then drizzled with butter and served with yogurt , rice and salad

Vegetable Skewer

Seasoned and grilled on skewers with vegetables, mushrooms served with salad and rice or fries

Et Sote (Lamb Casserole)

Small cubes of lamb cooked with onion,garlic, fresh peppers in fresh tomato sauce


Lahmacun (turkish pizza)

With minced lamb/chicken,tomato's, onion, cucumber fresh mint and salad

T-Bone Steak

Grill beef T-bone steak served with special sauce, mushrooms, salad and fries

Cobon Salata

Traditional Turkish salad

4 Safran Grill Reviews

4 Reviews
Atmosphere:Nothing special
Noise levels:Average
Waiting time:Average
Value for money:Overpriced
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nick n.a year ago · 1 review

Top class ,food was amazing and service was great ,highly recommended.i love the idea of mixing Turkish and Indian . They also have e shisha which was a new concept and we like it.

Mustafa A.a year ago · 1 review

It was a really nice experience, and the staff (especially the manager) are really friendly and cheerful, makes you feel guilty you left the place. Highly recommended.