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Shish Mahal

66-68 Park Rd, Glasgow G4 9JF, Scotland
+44 141 334 7899
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good19%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“pakora” (48 reviews)
“curry” (91 reviews)
“lamb” (31 reviews)
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Indian, Pakistani, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
$$ - $$$
66-68 Park Rd, Glasgow G4 9JF, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited when in Glasgow on a business trip. Like many people remember its glory days in Gibson street from my time at the University. Good points were the food which was traditional (ie heavy) and very oily but I could actually taste the lamb and...More

Thank Jim P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

One of Glasgow's first Indian restaurants. The food is absolutely superb the staff friendly and attentive. A wonderful evening and already looking forward to a return visit. Thank You Shish Mahal.

Thank Ken R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decided on a visit here as we were in the area and had read good reviews. There's a good choice of dishes, with standard curries and house specialities available. We had popadums, but were a little surprised there was only onion pickle, rather than the...More

Thank Hawklord_pxr5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed my food here. Starters were good and reasonably priced. Curries were also good and had the tika masala with some fantastic bread. Would go back again.

Thank Scott8446
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food and friendly staff. The Naan breads very enourmous. Vegetarian starter was big enough for two.

Thank elina88862
Reviewed 13 March 2018

This place is old school and past its prime, can't compete with contemporary dining and newer places. The staff are old school and pretty rude and unhelpful - no help with where to put pushchair and baby, just stood and watched as I had to...More

1  Thank pinkyfeet
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

The Shish Mahal was top of the list for my wife's 70th birthday celebrations. She had tasted her first Indian meal there back in the 1960's at its old premises in Gibson Street. 16 family plus a baby were accommodated at 5.00pm on a Sunday...More

Thank Mel L
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Some good places never change . The achieve this by keeping their own distinctive brand of excellence . Thats the case for top family run restaurant ,to me it has always been a special place , it was where I had my very first curry...More

Thank Hugh S
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Visited yesterday lunch time sharp at 12 nOON WHEN THEY START FOR LUNCH SERVICE. Four waiters and one manager on duty ( my own assesement ). Service from start to finnish first class all round by all on duty. I had one of the two...More

Reviewed 19 February 2018

Being from England where I am use to Bengali "Indian" Cuisine which is a totally different taste to Glasgow's "Punjabi" influenced Cuisine. Indian food in England is Bengali influenced and all curries are very mild ie Bhuna, Dopiaza, Rogan Josh etc (other than the hot...More

Thank Mike B
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Stewart P
28 December 2015|
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Response from Aonghas11 | Reviewed this property |
When we were there they had a special lunchtime menu as well as the al a carte. Best bet is to contact them directly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$36
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66-68 Park Rd, Glasgow G4 9JF, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +44 141 334 7899
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