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Mother India's Cafe

1355 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8AD, Scotland
+44 141 339 9145
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“butter chicken” (70 reviews)
“tapas” (115 reviews)
“curry” (103 reviews)
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Pakistani, Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1355 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8AD, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We popped in here before we visited Kelvingrove and I have to say we were pleasantly surprised! My husband is Indian and we eat a lot of Indian food at home and visit family often in India. Personally, we are not a fan of many...More

Thank Molly S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the best Indian food we have had in the UK. Unlike many Indians where it feels as though the sauces come out of a jar and are strikingly similar, each dish had very distinct flavours, really bringing out the taste of the food....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came here just for coffee and cake, but it was positively the best coffee I've had in Glasgow. The cheapest too, no doubt, and they have nice cakes as well.

Thank AmarillaArvika
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm a big fan of Mother India - the 'parent' restaurant where it's nearly impossible to get a table without booking. Having been assured the 'cafe' was even better, I went along with high hopes only to leave slightly disappointed. The tapas menu is full...More

Thank dognip
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can't book at this particular Mother Inida venue so when 6 of us arrived at 6.00pm we waited 40 mins as it was packed. However parties of two get seated faster as the tables vacate. Small lobby standing about 4 people inside so if...More

Thank Helen975
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There were 6 of us and we ordered a number of dishes. Everything was delicious. We especially liked the butter chicken, the chili prawns and spicy fish. The mixed pickles and spiced onions sides were really good additions.

Thank easternsho
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived about 6:30 & had to wait outside the door for about 20 minutes to get to a table. The menu is tapas style so you can try a range of dishes. We had 5 main dishes between 3 of us. The food was...More

Thank EI_McN
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The portions are not huge , but they are ample enough. Good, fragrant tastes . As it was a slow Tuesday lunch - time the restaurant was rather lacking in atmosphere. The management ought to consider renovating the toliet facilities, which were clean but obviously...More

Thank pandg2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thursday night and a long-ish queue tells you something. First trip and not disappointed. 15min wait was not excessive. Vegetarian options plentiful and starters plus 5 choices between 3 of us, with rice and peshwari nan was ample. Service was fast and attentive. Everything delivered...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friday night last minute curry , seated fast , we had butter chicken tapas nice but not the best ,saag paneer very little cheese mostly a plate of spinach which we didn’t enjoy at all , monkfish & king prawn was good portion size nice...More

Thank Jennifer N
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Questions & Answers
3 October 2018|
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Response from Jennifer N | Reviewed this property |
None it’s street entry level
3 October 2018|
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Response from Irene C | Reviewed this property |
No the restaurant is on street level ,hope this helps x
Craig W
1 January 2017|
Response from Asif A | Property representative |
So sorry about the delay in replying. None of our restaurants have a delivery service available , pick ups only Sorry !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1355 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8AD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 339 9145
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