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Ashoka - Southside

#148 of 1,915 Restaurants in Glasgow
Certificate of Excellence
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268 Clarkston Road | Southside Gardens, Glasgow G44 3EA, Scotland
+44 141 637 0711
17:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great to have a local place that you can rely on. Whether it's for a takeaway or a sit in dinner it's always good. Visit maybe a dozen times a year and over 3-5 years is always good. Food usually spot on (fish pakora and Ra RA Gosht particularly good) If Raj is on waiting, service is really special. This... More 

Thank simonpvenes
Lockerbie, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was our first time visiting and it was absolutely delicious! Wonderful service and food. Best Ceylonese korma I've ever had. Will definitely be back! x

Thank EilidhFace
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

We often order takeaway from the Ashoka south side but as it was my wives birthday we decided to eat in the restaurant with our two children (3 months old and 3 year old). The staff were great and very attentive- especially Immy who looked after us for the most part. We went for the chefs combination platter to start... More 

2 Thank Andy K
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

This is a small but excellent Indian restaurant which has a very extensive menu. The portions are more than generous so a starter is not really necessary. We will visit again.

1 Thank EcossaisAberdeen
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Raj was a star and the food was wonderful! Always keep coming back! My friend Eilish was a massive fan of the fish pakora! Great food. Great company. Wonderful service!

1 Thank GlasgowBib
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We visited tonight for dinner with the family & we were all delighted to see Raj when we returned for a meal & knew instantly we were in the best hands! We had brought family with us tonight & they were not dissapointed!! Living in the Far East they are used to 5* food on a daily basis & they... More 

3 Thank Dawn_Uk2013
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Just back from Ashoka and my Husband and I were really impressed. Our food was cooked to perfection and staff were very welcoming. Our waiter, Raj explained the more unusual items on the menu to us and was very helpful. Will definitely return. Mr and Mrs Wong. 😊

1 Thank jo2279
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent place, the food and portions are great and the head waiter Raj is fantastic.. always makes excellent recommendations. This place is an absolute treasure and the mid week deals are very good value.

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1 Thank nicky p
Barrhead, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Have been a few times before and the high standards expected were still in evidence. We booked from the 5pm website for the £9 meal deal. The food is freshly cooked and a good sized portion. In fact I was unable to finish everything and that doesn't happen very often!! The staff are friendly and attentive and the restaurant clean... More 

1 Thank Colin M
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

Just returned from an end of the week family meal at this fantastic restaurant, The food was absolutely delicious and the service was fantastic. Raj was as always very welcoming and accommodating great to see him back he was missed.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 49
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 268 Clarkston Road | Southside Gardens, Glasgow G44 3EA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 637 0711
Curry devotees have been worshipping at the temple of Ashoka since the 80s. This, the chain���s Glasgow South Side branch, was created to appease folk from south of the river who loved the brand but hated the travel. Boasting an interior with a Last Days of the Raj meets style bar look, Ashoka has the kind of atmosphere which appeals more to bhuna babes than the middle aged ���lads��� on a rampage who frequent your average curry house. The interior may be pared down but the menu is packed with Indian favourites as well as house specialities, leaving even decisive diners with a difficult decision to make.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?