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#174 of 1,940 Restaurants in Glasgow}
$$ - $$$Indian, Asian,
573-581 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G3 7PQ, Scotland
+44 141 222 2258
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“naan” (65 reviews)
“balti” (42 reviews)
“lamb chops” (39 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Pakistani, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
573-581 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G3 7PQ, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Have visited Akbar's couple of times over the year and had my sons Birthday Party and the food was total rubbish. Order 6 Platters Of Lamb Chops and 4 Platters Of Seekh Kebabs and some other bits. Lamb Chops & Seekh Kebabs looks like the...More

1  Thank Haroon-Ali
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Without any question they do the biggest naan in uk in my eyes and the food is very nice too and the service is very good too

Thank davidmurray065
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just had a wonderful night at Akbar's in Glasgow. It was me and my step son's birthday and we booked a table of 5, we had four Currys extra race soft drinks and beers all for under £70. We brought our own birthday cake and...More

Thank Alexander M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a meal in this buzzing place on Monday night. It was really busy but plenty staff on hand and very attentive service. Both had baltis with a huge naan bread and mushroom rice to share. Delicious!

1  Thank Kate Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for dinner on a Friday night. The place was packed but the service was still good. The food was excellent with almost too much choice. Fresh ingredients and freshly cooked. Be prepared to wait a little if the place is busy but you aren't...More

1  Thank Tamar9999
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome food, cooked perfectly and i return soon with more friends, recommend that you try chicken biryani

2  Thank andy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just back from a visit to Akbars curry restaurant in Sauchiehall street, near Charing Cross. Discovered a birthday voucher which we received from a family member and were not able to use before now. We have not been to Akbars before and were impressed with...More

1  Thank NORMAN E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went there for a birthday party. Placed the order and didn't get it till after an hour when the kids were starved and I had asked the waiters many times for the order and was told it's on the way. When the food eventually arrived...More

1  Thank Saaira B
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

What an amazing night. Wonderful decor wonder service wonderful meal. There were 21 of us and it was no problem to the staff. We had a birthday and they brought a sparkling candle in ice cream. The service was i time and streamline. I will...More

Thank Orrans-granny
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Amazing food, great selection of cocktails and lassie, bargain of a price, service is also very good

Thank Mustafa ö
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4 September 2017|
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Response from rmackenzie1 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don' know, but would be surprised if they didn't have such. Most places do have those days.
1 August 2017|
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Response from Big_G_Mac_61 | Reviewed this property |
Like the others said - there was a birthday celebration when we were there but the cake was brought in.
3 June 2017|
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Response from Ironchezels | Reviewed this property |
No, they don't do vouchers.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:30 PM
4:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 573-581 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G3 7PQ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 222 2258
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