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Amber - CLOSED

130-132 Byres Road, Glasgow G12 8TD, Scotland
+44 141 339 6121
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Restaurant Hours Closed
Chinese, Japanese
$$ - $$$
130-132 Byres Road, Glasgow G12 8TD, Scotland
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Reviewed August 26, 2017

I was in Byres Road today (26th August) and see that, after more than 40 years, the resaurant has closed for goos-all the windows whited out and a sign advising that a sushi bar will be opening. Shame after many enjoyable meals over the years

2  Thank Ian M
Reviewed August 12, 2017

Amber offer a buffet meal, but instead of it sitting out on a hotplate, you order from the menu and it is cooked fresh and brought to the table. There were 5 of us out and we enjoyed the fare. The prawn toast was delicious...More

Thank ScotchMissed
Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

Ordered salt and spicy chicken and chips; neither were spicy and mostly tasteless. The chicken dish was a sweet and sour dish not what I had ordered. Overall not very happy and wouldn't go back.

Thank caitlin731
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Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

Worse Chinese I've tried and that's saying something! Chicken wings looked as if they had been fried for days also the salt and pepper chips. Appalled by the quality. AVOID FAM

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed May 14, 2017

On Friday I went with a couple of friends to the Amber. We have been before and always find the staff pleasant and helpful. One of my freinds had the tapas dishes, all of which she liked and all of which looked a good size....More

Thank Ian M
Reviewed May 8, 2017

My partner and I have frequently visited Amber restaurant over the last few years but after our most recent experience we will unlikely return! We arrived for dinner on Saturday and ordered our usual. Upon delivery to the table by the waitress I soon noticed...More

3  Thank gm6129
Reviewed March 19, 2017

We had spent a while walking along Byres Road and decided to go with the tried and trusted Amber Chinese Restaurant. It was only 5pm and there were only a couple of other people in the place so we were meted and greeted quickly. I...More

Thank Robert S S
Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

Tonight I ordered two straight forward dishes at 19:34 and here I am an hour and a half later with still no food despite me calling 30 mins ago to be told it's on it's way....it's still not here.... Lets just say I'm certainly not...More

1  Thank wwwwtravel
Reviewed February 1, 2017

came here for work lunch and was very tasty the prawn cocktail and beef curry was tops" definitely be back the service was outstanding and the staff were very friendly.

Thank McFarlane1
Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

Went as a 4 for dinner and found the biggest issue the staffs lack of good English and my non existent Chinese, struggled to order food and the drinks were a shambles, however they were friendly and helpful. The Peking duck was just as it...More

Thank Bearsdenbloke
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
4:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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4:30 p.m. - 11:59 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130-132 Byres Road, Glasgow G12 8TD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +44 141 339 6121
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