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Ashoka - Bearsden

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9 Kirk Road | Bearsden, Glasgow G61 3RG, Scotland
+44 141 570 0075
17:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Three of us had a takeaway. Fish Pakora starters were ok, vegetable pakora very dry and tasteless, chicken pakora was dry. Nan bread was thin, dry and tasteless. Main dishes were far, far too hot and spicy. I ordered a creamy lamb jalfrezi, expecting this to be mild, since there was a spicy option. I had to leave most of... More 

Thank iain472
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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324 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Local restaurant however only use it for carry outs these days as better restaurants further afield.

Thank Brian7392
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We just love this place. We visit it every time we return to visit my mother in law in Bearsden!!! With 30 per cent off Tuesday's and Wednesday's, this is a steal! Well prepared, beautifully presented, decent portions, great staff and fairly priced food and drinks. No reason not to return, as in next Tuesday???

Thank iang58
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Have been many times over the years and the food has always been excellent. There are usually specials on the board and have tried a few.delicious. the staff are very friendly and happy to help you choose. They can describe in detail any of the dishes so you know if it will suit your palate. The restaurant is very welcoming... More 

Thank rubbish66
San Francisco, California
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41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

I have travelled in India and eaten Indian for all over the world and this restaurant should consider going back to basics instead of turning out poor food at expensive prices.. It all looked the same the curry and the dhal lentils were a huge disappointment. I will never be tempted to eat there again and would recommend others do... More 

2 Thank Fraser S
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Great service, great value, basic Indian but watch for the specials board for some interesting stuff.

Thank r21442
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

I had a really bad experience where the acting manager hung up on me when I was trying to order my food over the phone. I simply asked what the meal deal included and was about to place my order when the abrupt and rude man just hung up on me and I had to call again. When picking up... More 

4 Thank scahmad
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29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

Visited last night for an early Sunday dinner. Have been here a couple of times and last night was by far the best so far. Think they might have had a change of chef as last nights food was markedly better than the previous visit, it was always good but we felt on previous visits the sauces were a bit... More 

Thank Dave M
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Always good value during the week third off price. Food always good and great service not expensive will return.

Thank westown
Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

Always enjoy our dinner at Ashoka Bearsden. Had our usual starters tonight mixed pakora and chicken poori which were tasty as always. Our waiter Raj was very friendly and enthusiastic about the food. He asked what we liked and gave us recommendations. I picked one of his choices which was nice and good to try something different. I enjoyed it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 43
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Kirk Road | Bearsden, Glasgow G61 3RG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 570 0075
Opting for an avant garde approach in the kitchen and keeping the ambience stylish and contemporary, if a bit ritzy, Ashoka Bearsden in Kirk Road offers curry lovers a sanctuary in which they can cultivate their passion. For special occasions, the Harlequin Suite provides the space and privacy to celebrate with panache. Dinner at Ashoka Bearsden can open with chicken breast, haggis or mushroom pakora, spicy chicken wings or crispy mixed vegetable tempura. The menu's connoisseur's choice serves up main course options of diced lamb Bombay style, chicken with red peppers, spinach and garam masala, marinated chicken with tomato and black pepper and Himalayan hot pot with lamb or chicken. There's also south Indian garlic chilli chicken bursting with hot and spicy flavours. Sundries of poppadoms, spiced onions, mango pickle and raita keep company along with sides of pilau rice and naan bread.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?