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Opium

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Certificate of Excellence2014 - 2018 Winner
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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.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

We made a reservation for the Sunday evening which at the end was not necessary. The food was great, and the service very pleasanr and kind.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Arnoud M
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

Very nice atmosphere, the waitresses are really friendly. I recommend the pork belly (with some rice) and the crab dumplings!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank yingxueg2018
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

Visited twice this month and not been disappointed, service and food always of good quality, one of a party is a celiac and is impressed by their knowledge and service. A place we always visit when in Glasgow.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank HergeGY
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

We had amazing vegetarian dim sum for dinner at Opium. There was a lot to choose from, but settled on salt & pepper tofu, a vegetable & tofu dish (with the most perfectly cooked, perfectly fresh bok choi and sugar snap peas ever) and dumplings,...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank SusanMochnacs
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

The waitresses were running to keep up but the service was good and the food was hot. From solo diners to a table of 10. It’s not HK but pretty authentic in the centre of Glasgow.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank WildHare2128
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Had a really excellent meal here with my mum after a couple of nice whiskeys in the pot still pub. Wonderful service, very delicate and delicious dim sum. I wasn't disappointed at all!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Dominique G
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Li,item menu but done very well. Good flavour and volume, professional service, not cheap but extremely enjoyable. A bit sharp off the mark to close dead on 10.30 and some warning would have been preferable.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank geoff n
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

We were headed to Pot Still whisky bar to experience this old legendary bar. Saw it packed so we decided to get food. Looked across the street and see Opium. This Asian Fusion (with other Asian foods) was exceptional. We did family style ordering and...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

I had dinner in the opium resturant. In the beginning it was a bit loud as in the next table set a family with 3 children but after they left the atmosphere improved. The staf was friendly and efficient. The sweetcorn soup was ordinary but...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank DanielZ2134
Reviewed June 29, 2018

We are always looking for good Asian food when we travel, but are often disappointed. Delighted to find the highly rated Opium just meterres from our hotel, we gave it a try and had an enjoyable meal. Al though pricey by comparison with similar food...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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alessandra b
August 17, 2018|
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Response from Jeanette D | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Yes I do believe their menu carries option of being gluten free. I am sure they could help with dairy free if you asked.
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melati b
April 19, 2018|
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Response from whiskydon | Reviewed this property |
About 300 Yards
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jonathan067
June 3, 2017|
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Response from anders_fre | Reviewed this property |
Dont know, check the map..
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