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Mother India's Cafe

1355 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8AD, Scotland
+44 141 339 9145
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“butter chicken” (68 reviews)
“tapas” (122 reviews)
“curry” (96 reviews)
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Middle Eastern, Pakistani, Indian, Cafe, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1355 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8AD, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 1,097 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I popped in to pick up.some curries on a cold Tuesday night. The restaurant was quiet but the girl behind the counter still took a while to acknowledge me or take my order. I was told the food would be 15 minutes, so popped along...More

Thank Matt T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

went last minute to mother India cafe and friendly staff greeted us and asked if we would mind sitting upstairs as they were fully booked! Staff were lovely, outstanding authentic food and atmosphere! Peshwari naan bread 10/10!

Thank Hayleigh146
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tapas style Indian food, well cooked, well served, well eaten in a nice location in the West end of Glasgow. Plenty of choices on the menu, 2 meat, two sides and a rice dish filled up the two of us. Directly opposite the Kelvingrove Museum...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was visiting Glasgow and colleges suggested here for a curry. You can’t book and there is always a queue which tells you how good it is, we waited about 30mins on a Tuesday night. It’s tapas style Indian so you can try a few...More

Thank Darren119
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of my many visits to this restaurant over the last year. Fantastic tapas style dishes which are not small by any means. Very traditionally cooked heartwarmingly made food with real spices. No dodgy food colouring nor fillers used here! You can taste...More

Thank nav010
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Can't really say much more, had been recommended to try the Cafe after being to the 'big' restaurant, easily the best Indian meal I've ever had! Simple...so so tasty, you've to try it if you can get a table!! Best of luck and really enjoy...More

Thank GazBet
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've visited Mother India's Cafe with my wife and daughter (7 yrs old) a few times and have never been disapointed. The service is always friendly and efficient, the food is not the standard western versions of Indian food and there is always something different...More

Thank crumbleman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food, fresh. Lot of variety. Chicken dishes were excellent, yet lamb was not very tender! So work on the lamb quality and earn 5 stars.

Thank peter007a
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went as a couple before the Andy Murray v Roger Federer tennis match at the Hydro. It’s a tapas type Indian bistro. The staff are pleasant and professional, helpful if you are unsure. We had 4 mains, a naan bread, rice a beer and a...More

Thank dafty_xXx
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were recommended this place by a friend, and it really didn’t disappoint. Don’t do bookings, however when we went about 3ish, there were no queues and got a seat easily. Staff very friendly and food served was excellent! We got 4 dishes and some...More

Thank Caroline M
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Questions & Answers
Craig W
1 January 2017|
Response from Asif A | Property representative |
So sorry about the delay in replying. None of our restaurants have a delivery service available , pick ups only Sorry !
Mark W
18 October 2016|
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Response from Asif A | Property representative |
Hi Mark , I'm afraid the cafe is a first come first serve basis
Tegan B
14 April 2015|
Response from Asif A | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. Sorry to say that the cafe in Glasgow does not take reservations , is a first come first serve basis. Peak time is normally 7pm till 9pm Hope that helps
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1355 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8AD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 339 9145
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