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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%
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“butter chicken” (72 reviews)
“tapas” (115 reviews)
“curry” (104 reviews)
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Pakistani, 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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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Always see a queue here and always wanted to give it a try which we did!!! Indian tapas style works for me. We had poppadoms, chicken pakora, 3 Currie’s a Garlic Nann, Chapati and rice and it was more than enough for us! Good help...More

Thank Carinna M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious and varied menu. Catered for dairy free toddler really well. Efficient and friendly service.

Thank Jamie F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I throughly enjoyed the food at this restaurant. Great to see a queue outside the door on a Tuesday night. You will need to get your head around smaller dishes, but ordering more of them! All very good tasting dishes. Nothing too hot. Not sure...More

Thank tim p
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Sorry but I was disappointed ... I have given 3 stars for ambience and location.... I am a food enthusiast ... know my curries as an Indian living in UK since15 years .... First all “Naan bread” is always made in tandoor... but they don’t...More

Thank vishal b
Reviewed 16 March 2018

On a three day visit to Glasgow and now I know why so many friends told us to eat here. Had to queue for 20 minutes on a Thursday night. Got to be a good sign. Butter chicken. Amazing. Chapatis as light as air. Baby...More

Thank Fran C
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Group of lads on a casual night out. We ordered lamb chops, which were nice and tender. Lamb saag, chicken achaari and keema peas with garlic naan and pilau rice. Traditional tapas dishes, ideal way to sample the menu. We are regulars and still like...More

Thank nav010
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Arrived at 9 pm on a Tuesday evening; the cafe/restaurant was still quite full but tables were beginning to be freed up. I ordered a Chicken Saag and Chicken Curry, both delicious; had plentiful portion of Basmati rice to accompany. I enjoyed my meal very...More

Thank Lindiduncan
Reviewed 10 March 2018

The food here is amazing - good quality ingredients and you can taste the amazing spice combinations in everything. Love the tapas style approach so that you can share lots of little dishes. Everything we had was fantastic, but the butter paratha deserves particular praise!...More

Thank Aileen K
Reviewed 9 March 2018

We've been here several times before and had a great experience and service. This time we were in at around 5pm -so not the peak time and it was pretty quiet. Ordered the starters first and the curries later, although the waiter was hovering by...More

Thank HollyDayAway
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

When we arrived we had no idea that this restaurant served 'tapas style' food but what a brilliant idea. Instead of one dish each and a side we ordered a number of dishes , therefore getting to taste a greater range of Indian food. The...More

Thank stuart r
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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 - 10:00 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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