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Opium

191 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 2UL, Scotland
+44 141 332 6668
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (219 reviews)
“won ton” (32 reviews)
“dumplings” (63 reviews)
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
191 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 2UL, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I dropped in just as the pre theatre menu started. I was the only one there which is odd as it's very good I went for a delightful squid starter, with a great balance of chilli and salt Then a red curry prawn with sticky...More

Thank BackPacker800547
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place has kept its reputation. Good food. Great ambience but they have changed their menu. Most things on the menu are spicy. Certainly everything under seafood for example. Hubby and I struggled to find something totally non spicy. Really not easy! Pls consider those...More

Thank Monkey168
Reviewed 1 week ago

We tried this place for first time for lunch. The menu very varied and the food exceptionally good. It is a shame it is hidden away in such a location but the food and service was second to none. This is for sure Chinese food...More

1  Thank Customer909
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The reviews don’t lie. Very welcoming staff and great service. Menu has some of the expected Chinese food but also lots of surprises from different parts of Asia. Very reasonably priced. Food was delicious and freshly prepared.

Thank TommyCorreze
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is amazing the ribs literally fall off the bone. The dim sum is delicious and a must try. We had a 3 course meal and were surprised at how cheap the bill was. Great atmosphere as well.

1  Thank jjhaslam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was our first time at Opium but we'll definitely return here. Dumplings were excellent, as well as the soup and beef that we ordered. Staff is super nice and kind. Prices are moderate, but compared to other asian fusions this one is less expensive...More

Thank 523carolinab
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First class again, as always. Been here many times now. It's hard to eat anywhere else in Glasgow now as it can never beat the food or service you get in opium. Steamed dumplings are not to be missed. Well done opium.

Thank Donna186487
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent meal, will need to come back to try a few more options on the menu. Soft shell crab, scallops dim sum were really good. Very friendly service even when very busy. Highly recommend.

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our second visit to Opium and it won't be the last. Lovely restaurant, attentive staff and gorgeous food. The dim sums are yummy, soft shell crabs fab, the starters are not huge thank goodness therefore it leaves room for the main course. This restaurant may...More

Thank deecampbell492018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booking a business meal for 14 people can be tricky. But Opium looked after us really well with efficient and quick service. Trhhe dishes at opium are freshly cooked and well presented with oodles of zing and taste. We loved the tapas style dishes followed...More

Thank Claire H
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alessandra b
18 August 2018|
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Response from Jeanette D | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Yes I do believe their menu carries option of being gluten free. I am sure they could help with dairy free if you asked.
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melati b
20 April 2018|
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Response from whiskydon | Reviewed this property |
About 300 Yards
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jonathan067
4 June 2017|
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Response from anders_fre | Reviewed this property |
Dont know, check the map..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 191 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 2UL, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 332 6668
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Description
Opium specialises in oriental fusion cuisine, offering a mix of traditional Dim Sum and fusion dishes. We're open everyday and look forward to welcoming you here at 191 Hope Street. Located in the heart of Glasgow city centre, Opium is great for a working lunch or to catch up with friends. As night falls our interior transforms, it's perfect for an intimate dinner or a celebration with family and friends.
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