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191 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 2UL, Scotland
+44 141 332 6668
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“dim sum” (202 reviews)
“red snapper” (13 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
191 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 2UL, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Cannot fault any aspect of our visit to this restaurant. The service was efficient and friendly and the food was delicious. Would definitely recommend and look forward to returning soon.

Thank AnroGlasgow
Reviewed 5 days ago

Enjoyed everything we had, dim sum, mains and puddings. Dim sum were the best I have ever had, both the crab and the chicken with lemongrass. Mains were interesting with great attention to detail. Can't wait to go back and try more! Service was a...More

Thank Jean H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I found this restaurant on TripAdvisor as it wasn't far from my hotel I thought I would give it a go. I'm so glad I did! The menu items all looked very tempting but I settled for the salt and pepper ribs and Korean BBQ...More

1  Thank SoyLip
Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself and 2 friends went on a recommendation - lunch menu excellent value at £12.99 for 2 courses. The menu was so tempting we decided to share everything. Absolutely delicious - especially the Vietnamese Beef Curry. The restaurant was quiet, which I can't understand since...More

Thank FionaM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really like this place for a relaxed business dinner. I've been many times and the service and food is always great. The menu selection is broad so there is always something to keep everyone in the group happy, and the dim sum is perfect...More

Thank Jgriffin599
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked here for a family meal after reading the positive reviews. We were not disappointed. Very central location. We visited on a busy Sunday evening but there was no compromise on the attentive service and there was still a calm ambience. Water was brought to...More

Thank 94Gill
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The menu has options for EVERYONE! One of the person in our party was vegan and they brought out a vegan menu!!! Very accommodating! The food was delicious and the service was excellent!

Thank Parul L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was delicious, varied and superbly cooked. The restaurant is attractive, and the service could not be faulted. However, we could not hear each other owing to the ambient noise. I was seated at the edge of our group, in the middle of the...More

Thank annie688
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I very rarely have a Chinese meal because of the lack of choice in most of them for a gluten free diet. Opium, however, had an extensive gluten free menu and I was able to have sweet and sour chicken a dish I have not...More

Thank Eangelina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quality food, attention to details, flawless service, Opium has it all....This IS the Dim Sum place if you want to experience fine Chinese cuisine as well as other fusion dishes. I would return and definitely recommend.

Thank Leo D
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Can I book a table for 6 on friday 10th feb for about 8pm.
9 February 2017|
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Response from shambles21 | Reviewed this property |
I would phone the place directly. But they are very accommodating so good luck!
john g
Cost of pre theatre meal
28 December 2016|
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Response from Cel544 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry unsure but we had 3. Purses very reasonable outwith pre theatre time
Kate M
How far from the velodrome?
30 October 2016|
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Response from Michelle B | Reviewed this property |
It's 15 mins in a car from the velodrome .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
13:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 191 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 2UL, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 332 6668
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Opium specialises in oriental fusion cuisine, offering a mix of traditional Dim Sum and fusion dishes. We're open everyday and look forward to welcoming you here at 191 Hope Street. Located in the heart of Glasgow city centre, Opium is great for a working lunch or to catch up with friends. As night falls our interior transforms, it's perfect for an intimate dinner or a celebration with family and friends.