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Lychee Oriental

59 Mitchell Street, Glasgow G1 3LN, Scotland
+44 141 248 2240
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
59 Mitchell Street, Glasgow G1 3LN, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lovely lunch, reasonably priced. I have celiac disease so can only eat gluten free food. Usually Chinese food is off the menu for me but we found this beauty of a restaurant. Had chicken and sweet corn soup and honey chilli chicken with GF friend...More

Thank Pauline M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Amazing place. The food is always fantastic, the staff are very friendly and it's always busy. Definitely recommended.

Thank NeilQuinney
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I usually go to Opium on Hope st for Chinese food when in Glasgow. I decided to try this place for a change having seen the good reviews. I went for what seemed to be a good value 2 course lunch for £11. The ribs...More

Thank hooper88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food served in a lovely atmosphere. Would recommend the steamed sea bass.... we had a lovely table for 6. Only downside is the lift down to the toilet... and the wait to get it!

Thank Deborah H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Romantic atmosphere, friendly staff, fantastic food. All round really good! Food was presented perfectly

Thank lyndseysmith
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant has won a raft of awards and the food is very good. It has a lively vibe and is tucked away in a back street in the heart of the city centre. Prices as you would expect. The customer service was more traditional...More

Thank AMcG2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The spacious, open and airy interior wasn't what I was expecting from the fairly anonymous entrance in the rush-past side street that is Mitchell Street. Chosen for its proximity to the Central Station, this nevertheless proved a perfectly decent place to spend a Saturday night....More

Thank Caledonianne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the two course set menu, starters and main courses were good. The service was very efficient and the waitress serving us was pleasant. Good value for money.

Thank SAB5859
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food in here was nice that's about the sum of it. I think it's very hard to get a good oriental / Chinese restaurant so for that reason I have to give it 4 stars. Would definitely go back because it was a good atmosphere...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant is tucked away behind Fraser department store. The decor was nicely done and the waiting staff pleasant and friendly. The mixed starters platter was good but the mains , Katsu curry and Thai red curry , were strangely bland and tasteless and I've...More

Thank Joanne M
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Response from Neil S | Reviewed this property |
Yes I believe they do.
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Response from Joanne P | Reviewed this property |
No stairs
21 May 2016|
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Response from Cymraes66 | Reviewed this property |
I am unsure but woukd be surprised if they couldnt accommodate everyone's individual needs. Phone them just to make sure. They are very helpful and friendly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
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12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59 Mitchell Street, Glasgow G1 3LN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 248 2240
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Winner of the Best Oriental Restaurant 2015 in the Glasgow Awards,winner best Newcomer Category in the Glasgow Restaurant Awards 2012 & winner of the Best Asian Restaurant in Scotland 2013 award, Lychee Oriental is a hidden gem down Glasgow's Mitchell Street which is fast becoming a hub for fine dining. It strikes the perfect balance of being central enough to be convenient but not amongst the hustle and bustle that will distract you from your meal. Lychee Oriental offers the perfect venue for that business lunch or to enjoy a fine meal with friends, family or that special someone.
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