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Mother India

28 Westminster Terrace, Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow, Scotland (West End)
0-141 221 1663
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Ranked #92 of 1,683 restaurants in Glasgow
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Neighborhood: West End
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English first
Inverness, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 NEW

Great upmarket curry house experience, with good food and a unique atmosphere. We were shown upstairs on arrival and I imagined with the high backed chairs, candles, wood paneled walls, and dim lit, interior, that Herman Munster, or Frankenstein might also be joining us. Indeed it felt like having a curry in a haunted house. The paranormal aside the service... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014 NEW

We went to this gem of a the book festival. It was early for us but the place was booming even so. I can understand why. The food was different but delicious and plenty of it. I had a salmon dish which had a popadom crust and came with all sorts of things a chick pea stew a potatoe salad... More

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Kirkwall, United Kingdom
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92 reviews 92 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

My friend and I ate here last Thursday and after hearing all the raves reviews I was not disappointed. The front of the restaurant looks a bit run down, however this is just a façade as the restaurant inside is fantastic. We sat upstairs at a small but comfortable table. I ate the prawn dosa to start with which was... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

16 of us went to this restaurant for a family dinner and we all left very disappointed with the food.The restaurant is so dark you can hardly read the menu which was also very limited.All our starters got mixed up,if you ordered chicken pakora you got fish and if you ordered fish you got veg.I had the king prawn and... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

My partner and I have visited on a number of occasions since our first visit 2 years ago, and we are yet to be left unsatisfied. Food is always fantastic, along with a warming, family run, style, service. My ONLY slight criticism is the wine list, the red wines on offer aren't great, but this is a minor point. I... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

like the title says i've been going to this restaurant for nearly 20 years and i can honestly say i've had my best meal in a restaurant at this venue.everywhere i go i always judge meals by this place and at the time of writing this it's still number 1 for me.Due to work committments i don't get to this... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Besides india of course, Glasgow has some of the best curry in the world (2012 curry capital might I add)! This plays blows the socks off of its' competition and everytime I have friends from outside of glasgow come to visit, I always make them go here. It's a little pricey (I'm on a student budget might I add) but... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

This is quite simply the best Indian restaurant in Glasgow. If you like real Indian food - not just old fashioned curry sauces with chicken or lamb - then this is the place to go. A great Indian culinary experience - or as close as you'll get this side of Delhi! And of course the service is excellent - it's... More

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Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

So impressed with Mother India! Menu options are fantastic, portions excellent and food tasted wonderful. Tasted like the chefs cared about their food! Will be back and back and back hopefully!

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Scotland
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86 reviews 86 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

This was my first visit to an Indian restaurant, I was a bit apprehensive about what to order as most of the menu was unfamiliar to me. I need not have worried as the waiter was very helpful and assured me I could get any dish served "mild". The food was delicious and the servings generous. We had haddock pakora... More

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