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Charcoals

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Indian, Asian,
26A Renfield Street, Glasgow G2 1LU, Scotland
+44 141 221 9251
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (275 reviews)
“poppadoms” (223 reviews)
“chicken” (164 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
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LOCATION
26A Renfield Street, Glasgow G2 1LU, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 2,547 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We ate here as a large group, midweek. We didn't have a booking, but they found us space fairly quickly. Service was pretty good and staff were friendly. Food was tasty, but maybe not fantastic, but the quantity served was too much for just about...More

Thank Blok103
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Last minute decision to go here and so glad we did. The place was mobbed but the Staff were more than happy to squeeze us in. The curry was absolutely brilliant and the staff ended up giving us some freebies to try out! Nice atmosphere...More

Thank scottish1029
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited Charcoals on Friday 8 December as a group of 11 for our Christmas office get-together. At £9.95 for two courses, it was probably the best deal in central Glasgow at this time of year. We sat down at 2.30pm and were given prompt...More

Thank Alison L
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I was taken to this place by my mate who's not really a bhuna fan but had been before and thought it might be up to my standard of munchability. I was concerned as i didn't want to be ungrateful for a free lunch but...More

1  Thank Baldyscone
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The takeaway food here is really tasty. Visited here on a busy mid-week night. The wait wasn’t too long, and I was rated at a table next to some diners while I waited since there’s no space for a waiting area. The food came in...More

Thank ethoscon
Reviewed 1 week ago

Warmly welcomed,and seated after a few minutes wait,well worth it though. Food was fabulous,and little tasters, of different food available to try,definately return on my next trip to Glasgow.

Thank mojo500
Reviewed 1 week ago

Found this place after looking for an Indian restaurant in glasgow. Amazing staff with extra dishes given without asking. Food amazing. Will definitely be bak when back in Glasgow and recommend to friends!!

Thank GTRIP2015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although there was a slight wait and mix-up on our reservation it didn’t detract from a great evening. This was my 1st visit to Charcoals. The food was lovely and the service very good. The staff were very attentive and provided additional specials by way...More

Thank CN125
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came late on a Friday night. Had 2 curries which both were excellent, jalfrezi & garlic/chilli. Perfect amount of spice, very fresh & not too oily. Really good service & a perfect dining experience

Thank ronscott4
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’m a regular to the point that if I have a week where I don’t visit I’ve had a bad week. Genuinely best curry and service in Glasgow . Excellent menu catering for all taste with staff who can explain anything you don’t know.

Thank Andy T
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Questions & Answers
Lesley S
15 December 2017|
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Response from mojo500 | Reviewed this property |
Wish I could help too Lesley, Im unsure,give them a call,or mail them.
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Adris G
29 August 2017|
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Response from msultan | Property representative |
Yes it's halal food
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ElleBrowne
8 July 2016|
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Response from msultan | Property representative |
Yes plz because it's busy so it's better to book
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 16 - US$ 33
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26A Renfield Street, Glasgow G2 1LU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre
  • Phone Number: +44 141 221 9251
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