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The Dhabba

$$ - $$$Indian, Asian,
44 Candleriggs, Glasgow G1 1LE, Scotland
+44 141 553 1249
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Halal
$$ - $$$
44 Candleriggs, Glasgow G1 1LE, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Absolutely brilliant. Saturday night great restaurant and food was best I've tasted in ages. 4 of us went for the fixed menu and not disappointed. Will defo go again

Thank mekeley
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited here while on a short break to Glasgow for my partners birthday. We had intended to visit the sister restaurant but we were romanced by the descriptions on the menu. My partners chicken dish was good, my biryani was poor, the rice was so...More

Thank 72Mary
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is just no justification for the prices they charge. As someone who has been in the restaurant Industry for 20 years, I know what can and cannot be charged for food. Ask yourself would I rather pay for an Indian takeaway or would I...More

Thank Liam O
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was probably expecting something a bit different but actually it was a fairly standard experience. The service was pleasant and the meal was quite good but not great. The actual portion sizes were a bit on the small side and I think the price...More

Thank scottyguy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On a cold, snowy afternoon it was exactly the warmth and comfort we all needed. The staff were courteous and helpful, there when necessary. Service was good and very pleasant. As it was mid afternoon we were in the mood for light but tasty food,...More

Thank K8tie59
Smarter D, Marketing Manager at The Dhabba, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi K8tie59, Thank you so much for this lovely review. We really appreciate you taking the time to share your experience at The Dhabba. We are looking forward to seeing you again and should you struggle to decide what to order, all of our waiting...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had a great meal here but overpriced. 2 courses (with rice), a shared naan and 4 pints for around £50.More

Thank Tom D
Smarter D, Marketing Manager at The Dhabba, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Tom D, We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your meal. We do have prices that differ from your typical Indian takeaway in Glasgow as all the authentic dishes at The Dhabba are made fresh for you to enjoy. We hope this will...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I initially booked for a large table of 16 and ended up with only 6 attending. I was unable to inform the restaurant beforehand. However, on arrival they were more than accommodating! Excellent service and the food was phenomenal. The group tasting menu was an...More

Thank Catriona B
Smarter D, Marketing Manager at The Dhabba, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Catriona B, You are welcome! Plans do change so we are always happy to rearrange for you. Large groups and small groups are welcome at The Dhabba! Don't hesitate to get in touch if you are ever unsure about numbers. It's always fantastic...More

Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

We didn’t know what to expect from a Northern Indian diner, but we were very pleasantly surprised. We exceptionally enjoyed everything ordered, from starters to curries. The service was excellent, and the prices were very reasonable. We definitely recommend and will be back upon our...More

Thank ksizz
Reviewed 13 February 2018

Went to this place last night during a short working stay in Glasgow, and was blown away by the quality/standard/price of the food. Cant remember the precise name, but I had the chicken curry and was blown away + plenty left for lunch today too!...More

1  Thank Ian M
Smarter D, Marketing Manager at The Dhabba, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

Hi Ian M, Thank you so much for your kind words. We really appreciate you taking the time to leave some feedback. Hopefully you can visit again when you are next in the city. If you have an Instagram account and took any photos of...More

Reviewed 13 February 2018

Loved this restaurant went for the lunch deal the food was amazing much different from any other curry restaurant I have been to, service was very good and great value, only complaint is that the place was a bit cold on a snowy Sunday afternoon.More

1  Thank Hoopey1888
Smarter D, Marketing Manager at The Dhabba, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

Hi Hoopey1888, Thank you for your kind review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your lunch at The Dhabba. Hopefully we will see you again. Also on your next visit, speak to your server about the room temperature, we always strive to make our...More

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28 October 2017|
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Response from Smarter D | Property representative |
Hi JenMag85, The Dhabba does not have a children's menu however children are welcome. Thanks for your enquiry. The Dhabba
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$57
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
1:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Candleriggs, Glasgow G1 1LE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre
  • Phone Number: +44 141 553 1249
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An authentic North Indian cusine experience in the heart of Glasgow. From Punjab to the Merchant City, we've brought the best of North Indian cooking to Glasgow City Centre. We're talking about authentic recipes using fresh natural ingredients from award-winning chefs. Food worth talking about, and a warm dining experience to savour. Proudly featured within the Michelin Guide and highly recommended by food critics, you'd be sure not to miss out on making booking with us.
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