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) #98 of 1,914 Restaurants in Glasgow $$ - $$$, Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
7 Church Street, Glasgow G11 5JP, Scotland
+44 141 339 7711
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“curries” (38 reviews)
“bhel poori” (10 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
7 Church Street, Glasgow G11 5JP, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Plenty of dishes on the menu which seem unique to this place. The standards are still available too. The starters , pickles & popadums were excellent. We asked the manager for guidance and he recommended the dishes. £44 total bill. That inc 1 glass of...More

Thank Tom2626
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time I had been but it was very nice menu was slightly different from the usual Indian and staff were very nice. Large place inside able to take large groups. I liked the layout of the place too

Thank Nick G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There has been a Balbir's of some type since I was a student in Glasgow in the 70s. I have not been for a while but was very impressed on my last visit. A lovely setting for a dining experience curry. Real Indian food, with...More

Thank Scottish-Veggie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely meal at Balbirs at weekend. Chicken 65 to die for. Very pleasant staff, 11 of us in party and we all loved it. Definitely intend to return soon. Prosecco amazing as well.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'd passed by a few times and it looked good from the outside - kind of fairly standard modern Indian. But we ventured in for the first time last week and were very pleasantly surprised. This place is more than a standard curry house. The...More

Thank iantovecta
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were looking for a meal prior to the Who Concert in the Hydro later in the evening. The restaurant is only 5 mins drive from the Hydro and as such ideal for a meal before any concert. We booked the table through Trip Advisor...More

Thank KeenToSharetravel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been to Balbir's several times and have never been disappointed. The food is first rate, service is friendly and efficient. They will try to give you exactly what you want and adapt the menu to suit if necessary. Happy atmosphere, staff care about...More

Thank winnie m
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Attended gathering here for someone's birthday. Took ages to get us sorted and attend to us, over 45min. Another while for food to be sorted out. Would have appreciated a wee nibble or something while they got their act together. For a booking of around...More

Thank Mary Elizabeth B
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

I have eaten in Balbirs many times over the years so was confident to bring a small group of business associates along for dinner. The restaurant had a nice atmosphere in very sophisticated surroundings and service was impeccable. I chose starters for the four of...More

Thank DJM1965
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We have eaten here a few times but not since the refurbishment. This restaurant is clean and welcoming. We arrived at 6pm expecting it to be quiet but every table was busy so glad that we had booked. Service was very attentive, our coats taken...More

Thank Sue N
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Margaret D
Are you open at lunchtime and what is available is it set menu or buffet
14 April 2016|
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Isabella K
What foods are available in the healthy food menu?
23 July 2015|
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Response from elizcross57 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don't know if they do but I'm sure if you phone them or check their website it would inform you.
Isabella K
What food is on the menu for healthy options?
23 July 2015|
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Response from Sean K | Reviewed this property |
They are excellent at accommodating any requests, and make anything within reason. My fiance has certain allergies to foods and they have went out their way to help
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Church Street, Glasgow G11 5JP, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 339 7711
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