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Mother India's Cafe

#34 of 1,893 Restaurants in Glasgow
Certificate of Excellence
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1355 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8AD, Scotland
+44 141 339 9145
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12:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Went here on recommendation of a friend who comes here whenever she's in Glasgow, and we weren't disappointed. Friendly & helpful staff and great variety of dishes, we had a great spinach & potato dhosa which came with a side of v tasty channa masala, South Indian Lamb with coconut & tamarind which was gorgeous and a good chilli chicken,... More 

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Thank CSFYork
Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had to wait just under an hour for table , and we went in just before 5pm but the best food ever , you can't beat it !! Went with my friend we both had a 8 month old baby , was maybee a little busy for them , never had a bad meal here , just wish could go... More 

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Thank dotalina
Stornoway, United Kingdom
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17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived...order taken...food arrived (quickly)...food eaten/was fantastic...paid...left Curry (South Indian Garlic) Rice Chips Nan were great Will be back again when i'm in Glasgow

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Thank par7169
London
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed my lunch here, the cod in tamarind was delicious and the aubergine fritters really crispy.

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Thank Tigs84
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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126 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff were friendly and attentive. We only wanted vegetarian food this evening. There were 6 vegetarian dishes but not as many for meat eaters. We had the baby aubergine and spiced potatoes, okra and tomato, and potato and cauliflowers. All were fresh and not over cooked, which makes a change. However there was very little difference in the flavour... More 

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Thank Catherine M
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not sure what the fuss is about Food was ok but nothing special, had many a better curry in glasgow. Sauce was salty and watery.. Couple of points that result in the low score. Asked if we wanted poppadoms.. 60p on menu for poppadoms , however this is for each individual poppadom (singular). When checking the bill we were charged... More 

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Thank Ally315
Stirling, United Kingdom
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Regular Indian Meal early on Friday evening before having to wait outside.Got to know waiting and Kitchen Staff over many years of dining here.Fish pakora one of my favourites and Kitchen chef knows me and had good laugh if I kidded him not up to standard. Always busy as food excellent and well known in Glagow as one of the... More 

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Thank himwatt
Sackville, Canada
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a lovely restaurant. We enjoyed a great meal. Every dish we ordered was perfect. The menu choices were varied so something for everyone. The restaurant had a great atmosphere and decor. We arrived early for dinner and got a seat without a reservation, as we left, the line of people was out the door and down the sidewalk. Excellent... More 

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Thank Lise S
Portrush
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86 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Got a carry out here last Friday and it was great. Prices are excellent and the standard of food very high would recommend

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Thank Patricia L
Newport, United Kingdom
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The total truth is that I can't consider myself an expert in Indian food, so all I can say is that this is delicious food. Really delicious food! And of the examples of Indian cuisine that I have tried in Britain - this was my favourite. The lunch is reasonably priced, certainly in view of the quality. The service was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, 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, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?