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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%
Travellers talk about
“butter chicken” (70 reviews)
“tapas” (114 reviews)
“curry” (98 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 10:00 pmAll hours
Pakistani, Indian, Asian, Cafe, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1355 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8AD, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Nice food, but differentiated from Indian taste quite mild in taste, naan are good we had the staff chicken curry which was nice. The complimentary onion pickles they give was different but tasty, it went along with the Papad’s they give. Overall I like my...More

Thank KOBE S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an evening meeting in the new room downstairs. It seated 5 of us comfortably with room for a couple more. Service was excellent, as was the food. It was at times a little chilly but we were the only people on that level...More

Thank fmck49
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived after a long day of travel and were charmed by the location, setting and view of Kelvingrove across the way. A group of four, we tried two chicken dishes, lamb recommended by our server and rice and naan. All was delicious, delivered without fault...More

Thank fiveofsvn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As usual, warm welcoming service, the menu was up to its high standard with not a duff item (that we can find, and we have looked). This visits new trick, spotting the first year students showing off their cosmopolitan outlook to their parents, whilst failing...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I finally visited after being told how amazing it was and I was glad I did!! I can’t wait to go back.

1  Thank emma s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If there are only 2 for an Indian meal, this is a great place to visit as the delicious tasty food is served in a tapas type of way. Three or four of their smaller dishes with rice and naan are sufficient for a couple....More

Thank Silvia W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The queue was out the door when we arrived but it wasn’t long before we were seated and we were served really quickly. Myself and a friend ordered 3 dishes to share, along with rice and garlic naan. The perfect amount of food! Lamb Karahi...More

Thank misswilson7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Mother India's cafe always has a Q at the door. This is a good sign. Once in the food is fantastic the service is warm and friendly with young well managed staf . King fisher on draught the whole experience is a treat. we ate...More

1  Thank goodfoodmonger
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had lunch here with my Daughter. We were lucky to arrive just before the rush (1:00 on a Friday afternoon) and were seated right away and served pretty quickly. I love that the dishes are served tapas style. My Daughter and I ordered 3...More

Thank LFarks
Reviewed 10 January 2018

I go to this restaurant with friends every time I get chance because I love their food . This is the Best Indian in town . Highly recommended

Thank Gary M
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Questions & Answers
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 !
Mark W
18 October 2016|
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Response from Asif A | Property representative |
Hi Mark , I'm afraid the cafe is a first come first serve basis
Tegan B
14 April 2015|
Response from Asif A | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. Sorry to say that the cafe in Glasgow does not take reservations , is a first come first serve basis. Peak time is normally 7pm till 9pm Hope that helps
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, 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
  • E-mail
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