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) #40 of 1,913 Restaurants in Glasgow ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Indian, Asian, Balti
26A Renfield Street, Glasgow G2 1LU, Scotland
+44 141 221 9251
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“curry” (249 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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26A Renfield Street, Glasgow G2 1LU, Scotland
Neighbourhood: City Centre
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Reviewed today

I've been to Charcoals for a midweek business lunch on a few occasions over the last year or so. I've always been impressed by the quick service, friendly staff, and high quality of food, and of course, how tasty it is. The Business Lunch menu...More

Thank Gregor J
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I have been to Charcoals several times but with the reception you receive from the manager Ali and all the staff you would think I was there every night. On a recent visit with family from Oban and friends from Bolton we were served the...More

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited this restaurant 17 th June 2017 the meal itself was one of the best my husband and I have had. We shared a lamb tikka and I had a Lamb bhoona my husband had Chicken Rogan Josh. The taste was brilliant and the service...More

Thank gloriamain543
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a great meal at Charcoals. We asked them to bring a selection of vegetable, fish and meat starters to share and they were superb. Main courses had a few twists and were also superb including a special baked nan bread. Great service throughout. Will...More

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lovely Indian food very tasty and such a good price. The staff were fantastic and very attentive. They gave us many complementary dishes and drinks. Fantastic restaurant really enjoyed my birthday meal there by far the nicest Indian I've had.

Thank jaydeefranks
Reviewed 1 week ago

meal was ok but not terrific. Charcoals charged us a 10% tip on the bill without telling us even though there were only six of us. We added a tip later and the staff did not mention the tip had already been added. Also their...More

1  Thank calgary444
Reviewed 1 week ago

It has been a while since we last ate in Charcoals, but it was as though we had never been away! We had relatives over from Australia and wanted then to have a real Glasgow curry. Made most welcome by Ali the Maître d' who...More

Thank BJ_McBluenose
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a 2 course express lunch and it was excellent quality and value. Shortened lunch menu but still plenty of varied choice of starters and main courses. No restriction on size of portions and the whole meal was a very enjoyable experience. Service was very...More

Thank C1374NYwilliamb
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I adore this place. It's the kind of place you could easily walk past but it would be a mistake to do so. The staff, food and service are all excellent. I have eaten here many times and never had a bad deal. Whether you...More

Thank Susie S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the pre theatre menu, gorgeous food as always and great value, will be back next time I'm in Glasgow

Thank Julie C
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you have to book for Saturday lunchtime?
8 July 2016|
Answer Show all 6 answers
Response from msultan | Property representative |
Yes plz because it's busy so it's better to book
Philip D
can I get a takeaway if im unable to make it to the restaurant
12 July 2015|
Answer Show all 9 answers
Response from msultan | Property representative |
Thanking you for the inquiry yes we do Carryout
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 16 - US$ 32
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
15:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
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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