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Charcoals

26A Renfield Street, Glasgow G2 1LU, Scotland
+44 141 221 9251
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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (272 reviews)
“poppadoms” (218 reviews)
“chicken” (161 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
26A Renfield Street, Glasgow G2 1LU, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 2,497 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Best Indian I have ever had!!!!! Great wee restaurant with fantastic service. We will be back for sure 👌🏻👌🏻👌🏻

Thank BazzaStabes
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very reasonably priced lunch menu. The food was lovely and well presented. We had the rogan josh and chicken chasni for main and chicken and vegetable pakora for starter. Would revisit 👍🏻

Thank mclemoe
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We wandered into a very busy restaurant but we're seated in a nice booth. The server was confused that we wanted to order a large selection of smaller plates and had a bit of an attitude about it but obliged in the end. He warned...More

Thank Magg8s0
Reviewed 3 days ago

Surprising and familiar at the same time - if you want to have a great Indian meal in Glasgow, then this is the not-to-be-missed place to go.

Thank Ian-Mc-SOR
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great lunch. Hot and fresh. Amazing prices. Brilliant and fast service. Look forward to my next visit.

Thank Cruiserjac
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is one of those place that I could've never found without Tripadvisor, and even though we saw the reviews, looking through the window we were still uncertain. But don't let the humble look of the place trick you, the food there is great and...More

Thank Ville-Markus N
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you are in Glasgow then give Charcoals a go. Best bhaji in Scotland by far. Lots of tasty extras given to us to try including masala poppadums which are just amazing.

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Second visit to this unassuming restaurant in the heart of Glasgow. Took my wife and we were stuffed by the end. We had additional fried rice, chicken wings, and a stuffed Naan bread given to us as complimentary dishes in addition to everything else. All...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 6 days ago

I used to go to Charcoals with a friend whilst I was working in Glasgow but have not been working in Glasgow for 3 years. I'm pleased to say on returning after 3 years that the food is still excellent, as is the service and...More

Thank Andy G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

6 of the team from work decided to have a friday lunch out. Great offer with the 2 course lunch that was very tasty. We ordered poppadoms to share and they came with spicy onions, mango chutney, raita and lime chutney. For the starter i...More

Thank Whisky_ileach
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Questions & Answers
Adris G
29 August 2017|
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Response from msultan | Property representative |
Yes it's halal food
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ElleBrowne
8 July 2016|
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Response from msultan | Property representative |
Yes plz because it's busy so it's better to book
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Philip D
13 July 2015|
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Response from msultan | Property representative |
Thanking you for the inquiry yes we do Carryout
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$16 - US$33
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26A Renfield Street, Glasgow G2 1LU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre
  • Phone Number: +44 141 221 9251
  • E-mail
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