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Amber

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130-132 Byres Road, Glasgow G12 8TD, Scotland
+44 141 339 6121
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16:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 16:30 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 16:30 - 23:59
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Motherwell, United Kingdom
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208 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

came here for work lunch and was very tasty the prawn cocktail and beef curry was tops" definitely be back the service was outstanding and the staff were very friendly.

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Thank McFarlane1
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158 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Went as a 4 for dinner and found the biggest issue the staffs lack of good English and my non existent Chinese, struggled to order food and the drinks were a shambles, however they were friendly and helpful. The Peking duck was just as it should have been, tender and delicious. My sea bass was cooked very well but the... More 

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Thank Bearsdenbloke
Glasgow
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99 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

We weren.t too impressed on the last couple of visits, and it's been a while since we were last in the Amber. But we had no complaints this time. The food was excellent, as was the service, and the portions were massive. We opted for the luxury set menu, and after the mixed starters followed by aromatic duck, we newwe... More 

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Thank InigoQuesta
Hamilton
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Ate here for lunch. Despite being during the busy Christmas period we were only one of three couples. It was a bit cold which can happen at lunch time. Had the set lunch menu for £8:95, though my daughter wasn't hungry and only wanted soup. Ordered the basics. Chicken sweet corn soup and chicken curry. The nice waitress asked if... More 

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Thank James_hamilton44
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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376 reviews
189 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

I think they were looking forward to closing up when we arrived at around 9:45 on a Tuesday evening but nevertheless the maître d’ made is most welcome and she had a pleasant and humorous manner. Our meals were well prepared and presented – both choosing variations of beef, green peppers and oyster sauce. Tasty and enjoyable. I first ate... More 

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Thank Nicky S
Arbroath, Scotland, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

visited with a friend. excellent choice. price was fair and service was good. food arrived piping hot and very tasty. all in all really nice meal.

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Thank Paul R
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

Stopped using Amber sometime ago due to delivery times. Ordered for the 1st time in ages on Just eat. If you are a user on Just eat you will know that you place an order and receive confirmation by a message appearing 'the restaurant has accepted your order'. Tonight I received said confirmation, waited 90 minutes for delivery (late as... More 

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Thank Mark M
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

It's a pretty good place to grab a quick meal. Never especially busy but always good food. Service can be a little lacklustre if it's getting busy, but overall everything is pretty good. Not your average deep-fried Asian cuisine, so be prepared to be satisfied without feeling oily.

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Thank Ryan S
Brighton, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Got a take away from here and they sent meat instead of veggie springrolls, i ate some before i noticed. I called and explained and she said "oh sorry but all we can do is send another" ?!? Unbelievable! Should i be grateful you are sending the food i ordered after my appetite is gone?? I should have been offered... More 

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Thank lucy24pony
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We visited Amber today for lunch and left extremely angry! My daughter & my niece decided to eat off the eat all you can menu for £10.95, which seemed fair! I decided just to have the fixed lunch menu, I was informed by the manager that" I must only eat only from my own plate, & if I ate anything... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Japanese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:30 - 23:00
Monday
16:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
16:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
16:30 - 23:00
Thursday
16:30 - 23:00
Friday
16:30 - 23:59
Saturday
16:30 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130-132 Byres Road, Glasgow G12 8TD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +44 141 339 6121

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?