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Mother India - Dining In

#148 of 1,889 Restaurants in Glasgow
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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1347 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8AD, Scotland
+44 141 334 3815
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Today
12:00 - 22:30
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Let me first say that this place was referred to me by four other people that were not related to did not know about each other. I will be the fifth person to recommend this restaurant because it is absolutely spectacular. My wife and I enjoyed the butter chicken, fish pakora, vegetable pakora, jasmine rice, and an appetizer. Everything was... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thgis restaurant was pretty close to our hotel so we walked over. It was a busy Saturday night, but they fit us into a table that was being used for a party later. Asked that we be done within two hours. Did not need that long. we were seated downstairs. Service was attentive and the food was very good. Naan... More 

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Dallas, United States
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44 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Large restaurant and very popular. Varied menu of Indian food and well prepared. if one likes Indian food something for every one and varied levels of spiciness. Went for dinner and reservations a must. service excellent.

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Thank Phillip G
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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64 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved the experience in this place. The staff was very friendly and helpful. We were travelling with a child and made a good mess around their table. We were only greeted with warm smiles. The food was lovely and we just gobbled it endlessly... The seating area is little congested as the area is very small to the amount... More 

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Used to be a regular Friday evening at 5p.m. Fish pakora excellent and the Butter Chicken with rice my regular choice. Anytime I have been the staff were friendly and attentive.

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Thank himwatt
Glasgow, Scotland
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60 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

The food at this Indian restaurant is our favourite ! It is mainly for takeaways but they have a few tables and unlike the Mother India's Cafe a few doors away they take table reservations. The curries are very light compared with other Indian restaurants we have been to and they have dishes which you don't get elsewhere. All the... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Despite the restaurant not being full, we were seated directly opposite the kitchen where the door was open - which was not a pleasant site. The food was mediocre to say the least, but the service was the real let down. We were served with the mains promptly, but it took a further ten minutes to eat the rice, meaning... More 

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Thank Lynne M
Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Friendly efficient staff. More unusual menu than most Indian restaurants. I enjoyed the chicken and potato pakora starter followed by a slow cooked chicken curry and chicken stock rice. A little on the expensive side but nice overall.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

visited on a Monday night expecting it to be quiet but the restaurant was packed. We managed to get in and the feeling was good. Service was okay not overly attentive but not bad. The food is always a highlight here and never disappoints. beautifully balanced and full on flavour.

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Irvine Ayrshire
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Disappointed to say that our last two visits during September were a bit different from all our other visits in the past!! On one occasion the floor was quite untidy and needing swept with bits of popadom lying around! The service was patchy!! Ie main male member of staff appeared to ignore us and serve people in after us!! Next... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1347 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8AD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 334 3815

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?