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191 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 2UL, Scotland
+44 141 332 6668
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“dim sum” (212 reviews)
“won ton” (27 reviews)
“chive dumplings” (14 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
191 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 2UL, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Opium is by far and away the best Chinese restaurant I have eaten in. The food is delicious and they have a fantastic menu for coeliac's. The waiting staff are very friendly and helpful. To top it off they do wonderful cocktails.

Thank philthescarf
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely meal last night at the opium with every dish packed with amazing flavours and tasted so good... I would definitely be going back as also all of the staff were welcoming and very attentive

Thank Jordan C
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Great food and really pleasant service from everyone there Hot there early and just as well as it soon filled up - definitely worth a visit

Thank Ettington1
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Great Chinese. Service was excellent and the food was fantastic. Very tasty and well presented. Will definitely be back!

Thank JonnyBrown88
Reviewed 5 March 2018

This was my first venture into fusion cuisine. Started with a satay won ton & whilst I found the flavours of the won ton somewhat bland, the satay was tasty. My main was Thai Red Snapper - described as delicious on the menu and it...More

1  Thank Kevin V
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Had a selection of Dim Sums to share here and loved this experience. The crab steamed dim sum and the butternut squash fried dim sum were our favourites ... very tasty. The restaurant is quite small so felt a bit 'squashed' ( too close to...More

Thank Claudia S
Reviewed 25 February 2018

We have just had an amazing meal in Opium this evening. The customer service is fab and the food is simply divine! This is our second visit to this restaurant and we have been so delighted both times. If you're looking for some delicious Asian...More

Thank Cairistiona
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Myself and my husband have visited here on numerous occasions now and have never been disappointed. The food is amazing, the steamed dumplings are a total hit. It's a must.

Thank Donna186487
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

After looking forward to going here with family for dinner, we were greeted with a girl who could not understand a word we said, I had to spell out my surname, the waitress who took our drinks order had no idea what a shandy was,...More

2  Thank MrsKneival
Reviewed 19 February 2018

Visited with my partner on a saturday evening and glad we booked, as was very busy and I can see why. Decided that we were just going to eat Dim Sum instead of having main courses. Had scallop dumplings, salmon & safron dumpling, salt &...More

Thank FSN18
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10 minutes, be aware it is uphill most of the way.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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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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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