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Shish Mahal

66-68 Park Rd, Glasgow G4 9JF, Scotland
+44 141 334 7899
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good19%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pakora” (47 reviews)
“curry” (80 reviews)
“lamb” (31 reviews)
Closes in 21 min
All hours
Indian, Pakistani, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
$$ - $$$
66-68 Park Rd, Glasgow G4 9JF, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited yesterday lunch time sharp at 12 nOON WHEN THEY START FOR LUNCH SERVICE. Four waiters and one manager on duty ( my own assesement ). Service from start to finnish first class all round by all on duty. I had one of the two...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Being from England where I am use to Bengali "Indian" Cuisine which is a totally different taste to Glasgow's "Punjabi" influenced Cuisine. Indian food in England is Bengali influenced and all curries are very mild ie Bhuna, Dopiaza, Rogan Josh etc (other than the hot...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Unless you like restaurant where staff and management think it is ok to start cleaning , with cleaning spray, the floorboards next you when you are eating the avoid this place. When I complained about ten minutes later started cleaning loudly a table that had...More

Thank scotravel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is on my regular radar.My car knows the way! It is always good whither I attend with a big party or just a couple of friends.Staff are great ,as is the ambience. The vegetarian curries are great but then so is the rest...More

Thank RRJ55
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been dining at the Shish since the 70's same authentic curry, consistently delicious. The staff are warm and welcoming. I'd recommend to tourists for an authentic curry experience.

Thank Poppydog1958
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i started going to the Shish in the late '60s , continued when I married & took my children there too. Ali was the owner , still is . It was my introduction to Indian Cuisine & the best introduction ever! I now live in...More

Thank Onthestall M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in for the lunchtime menu. A good selection of starters and mains. The more expensive menu included coffee and desert. The cheaper one included Italian gelato. The starters were ok, however my starter of chicken pakora was seriously under seasoned and quite flaccid. The...More

2  Thank Ian M
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Brilliant food and couldn’t do enough for our party !!! Shamil wasn’t even our waiter and he did everything to help and make our meal better, as we had forgotten to order stuff and he sorted it no bother. Everyone else was equally amazing. Can’t...More

Thank Sarah D
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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

I attended on a random Monday night with family and the place was mobbed- which tells you how popular the place is. The shish mahal is famous for inventing the tikka masala. I Definitely recommend it- delicious.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 27 December 2017

This establishment prepares Indian food for European customers. We have travelled extensively around India and the Far East found food there far superior in taste. We do know Glaswegians enjoy their curry and I suppose they have adapted dishes to their local palate. We have...More

Thank Margery P
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Stewart P
28 December 2015|
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Response from Aonghas11 | Reviewed this property |
When we were there they had a special lunchtime menu as well as the al a carte. Best bet is to contact them directly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66-68 Park Rd, Glasgow G4 9JF, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +44 141 334 7899
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