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Shish Mahal

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Indian, Pakistani, Asian
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” (47 reviews)
“curry” (81 reviews)
“lamb” (31 reviews)
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Indian, Pakistani, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
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66-68 Park Rd, Glasgow G4 9JF, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

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

Thank pinkyfeet
Reviewed 1 week ago 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 2 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Unless you like restaurant where staff and management think it is ok to start cleaning , with cleaning spray, the floorboards next you when you are eating the avoid this place. When I complained about ten minutes later started cleaning loudly a table that had...More

1  Thank scotravel
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is on my regular radar.My car knows the way! It is always good whither I attend with a big party or just a couple of friends.Staff are great ,as is the ambience. The vegetarian curries are great but then so is the rest...More

Thank RRJ55
Reviewed 30 January 2018

I've been dining at the Shish since the 70's same authentic curry, consistently delicious. The staff are warm and welcoming. I'd recommend to tourists for an authentic curry experience.

Thank Poppydog1958
Reviewed 26 January 2018

i started going to the Shish in the late '60s , continued when I married & took my children there too. Ali was the owner , still is . It was my introduction to Indian Cuisine & the best introduction ever! I now live in...More

Thank Onthestall M
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Dropped in for the lunchtime menu. A good selection of starters and mains. The more expensive menu included coffee and desert. The cheaper one included Italian gelato. The starters were ok, however my starter of chicken pakora was seriously under seasoned and quite flaccid. The...More

3  Thank Ian M
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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$ 35
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
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
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
  • E-mail
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