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Opium

191 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 2UL, Scotland
+44 141 332 6668
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (208 reviews)
“red snapper” (13 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
191 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 2UL, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 July 2015

Shanghai Mini Buns, Pi-Pa Chicken, Kung Pao Chicken for the meat eating half and Cordycep Flower Dumpling, Monk's Vegetable Spring Roll, Macau Curry Vegetables, Fried Noodles for the vegetarian contingent! Thew in an order of fried rice and jasmine rice, ALL were extremely happy! Can't...More

Thank MrsJTElder
OpiumRestaurant, Owner at Opium, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2015

Hi MrsJTElder. Thanks for visiting Opium and leaving your review here. We're glad to see a love for our vegetarian section of the menu. See you when you next visit! Thank you, Opium

Reviewed 29 June 2015

I have been to Opium on a few ocassions and I can honestly say that the food is to die for and the service is outstanding. The staff are warm and inviting and attentive without being overbearing in any way. I have had most things...More

Thank Jocelyn M
OpiumRestaurant, Owner at Opium, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2015

Jocelyn M! Thank you for the kind words and traveling so far just to come visit us. We love the deep fried ice cream too so we hope to see you very soon. As always take care and thanks for the review. Opium

Reviewed 26 June 2015

What a find excellent food and service. Had to wait a short while for a table, even that was a pleasure as the host made us welcome and comfortable.

Thank E4235NEdaveh
OpiumRestaurant, Owner at Opium, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2015

Hey there E4235NEdaveh Thanks for coming to visit. Even if there's a short wait we try our best to accommodate you. Also, thanks for the review and hope to see you in the near future! Opium

Reviewed 23 June 2015

The food was excellent and the decor atmosphere was contemporary. We ate dim sum and enjoyed the specialty drinks. The customer service was very good--attentive without being overwhelming.More

Thank TallyHoNow
OpiumRestaurant, Owner at Opium, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2015

Hello TallyHoNow! Thanks for visiting, we spent a lot of time working with interior designers from the Glasgow School of Art and an artist called Dinu Li to create the theme for Opium which is why we're very proud of our decor. We're glad you...More

Reviewed 21 June 2015

This restaurant was friendly with a relaxed atmosphere. The food was first class and was presented beautifully . The taste sensations were sublime and we were so impressed we went back a few nights later and ate again and were equally impressed the second time...More

Thank Hazel F
OpiumRestaurant, Owner at Opium, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2015

Hey there Hazel F! Thanks for visiting twice! We hope you will continue your visits in the near future as we strive to go beyond expectations. Thank you for the review. Opium

Reviewed 19 June 2015 via mobile

Excellent friendly Service..Beautiful tasty starter, main course and dessert,.finished off with Gorgeous Cocktail. We will be back.

Thank Peter M
OpiumRestaurant, Owner at Opium, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2015

Hello there Peter! thanks for the review and for visiting us! We're glad you tried out the cocktail too, we're always making changes to our menus so thank you for trying it out. Opium

Reviewed 18 June 2015 via mobile

Visited opium for a birthday dinner with my boyfriend, and we were extremely impressed with our experience, the food, presentation, cocktails and service were al exemplary. Highly recommend.

1  Thank Elinazhurui
OpiumRestaurant, Owner at Opium, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2015

Hello Elinazhurui! We're glad you enjoyed the dinner, happy birthday again! Come back soon and try more. Thank you, Opium!

Reviewed 18 June 2015 via mobile

A wonderful and complete dining experience, that was delicious and beautifully presented. We enjoyed a 3 course meal with a well chosen Gruner Veltliner, that worked with all choices. This is an absolutely fantastic restaurant. Don't miss this place.

1  Thank Sheldon J
OpiumRestaurant, Owner at Opium, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2015

Hello Sheldon! Thanks for the review, we're glad you enjoyed our choice of wine for you and hope to see you again soon! Tell your friends and family! Thanks again, Opium

Reviewed 18 June 2015 via mobile

Had an excellent meal. The food was very tasty, fresh and presented great. I would highly recommend and cannot wait until I go back.

Thank Leanne P
OpiumRestaurant, Owner at Opium, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2015

Hello Leanne! Thanks for visiting and the review. Glad you enjoyed it because we work very hard in making sure everything is fresh and tasty like you say! Hope to see you again soon, Opium

Reviewed 15 June 2015

This was our second visit to Opium...... its just a shame we left it so long between visits! We had a selection if Dim Sum which was beautifully cooked and presented. We then enjoyed tasty desserts. The cocktails are well worth trying! Staff were very...More

Thank John S
OpiumRestaurant, Owner at Opium, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2015

Hi John! thanks for the review and coming back. We hope it won't be too long till your next visit so we'll see you then! Thanks again, Opium

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 191 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 2UL, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 332 6668
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Description
Opium specialises in oriental fusion cuisine, offering a mix of traditional Dim Sum and fusion dishes. We're open everyday and look forward to welcoming you here at 191 Hope Street. Located in the heart of Glasgow city centre, Opium is great for a working lunch or to catch up with friends. As night falls our interior transforms, it's perfect for an intimate dinner or a celebration with family and friends.
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