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Mother India's Cafe

1355 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8AD, Scotland
+44 141 339 9145
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“butter chicken” (68 reviews)
“tapas” (113 reviews)
“curry” (96 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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1355 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8AD, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 1,093 reviews

Reviewed 2 days 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 2 days 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 days 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 4 days 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 1 week 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 1 week 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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the tapas concept. Would have liked to taste even more dishes. Great place if you like Indian.

Thank Sebastian B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food we had several dishes that are served tapas style My favourite dish of the evening was the monkfish and king prawns, so nice we ordered it twice Service was excellent Will definitely visit again

Thank neil91169
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I were recommended to go here by one of the many great bars in the Finnieston area of Glasgow. Small with excellent service and a focus on quality rather than some meat in a sauce with heaps of rice or nan bread!...More

Thank BobAW444
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mother India cafe is hands down one the best Indians in glasgow. Fresh lean currys, Full of flavour. Great menu and specials menu. Only downfall is having to wait for a table with no option to book. But the fact it's que out the door...More

Thank Marc P
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Questions & Answers
Craig W
31 December 2016|
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
17 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
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 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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