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Opium

#25 of 1,886 Restaurants in Glasgow
Certificate of Excellence
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191 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 2UL, Scotland
+44 141 332 6668
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Today
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Didn't book but got a table immediately... Low key prompt service... ordered 2 x dim sum and 2 x main. Fresh ingredients and obviously freshly prepared. Everything tasted totally delicious. Wine and water glasses always kept topped up... not a cheap meal but one of the nicest oriental meals we've had in a long time.

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Thank Shauna K
Hamilton, United Kingdom
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had lunch Saturday afternoon the food and service was first class my wife had pork and there was no fat which is very unusual in a chinese restaurant we will be back without fail

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Thank 601joe
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic meal and hospitality fantastic. The Kung po chicken so delicious. I would certainly recommend this beautiful restaurant

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Thank Dougie P
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant for the first time on a wet Wednesday night just before we went to the royal concert hall. There isn't a huge choice but what they have is very tasty. I had the Korean barbeque chicken with fried rice , cooked perfectly and the rice was the best I have tasted in a while. All served quickly... More 

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Thank johnmcc29
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well this place lived up to all of my expectations, great service and the food was out of this world. Can't recommend this place enough...best Chinese in glasgow

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51 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had my dinner here last night and it is the best Chinese restaurant I have been too. Will defo be going back here. I had the ribs to start and the kung pao chincken which were amazing. Also there is lots of cocktails to choose from as well and the service was very good as well. Would recommend the restaurant... More 

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Thank alanmac1990
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Can't really fault this place,good food and good service,every dish was very pleasing to the eye and tasted good too. Had the dim sum,spring rolls and ribs to start,then duck pancakes, all very generous portions,would recommend.

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Thank Charlee61
Stamford, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was really good. Best dish was coconut soup, butternut squash dumplings, and red snapper. Ribs were well prepared but hoisin sauce pretty sweet.

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Thank CemanFamily
Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had dinner here whilst away on business, so it was a 'table for one' moment but if I'm in Glasgow with the wife I'd certainly bring her here! A good menu and the food was excellent. Service was brilliant and the pricing was fair given then sizes of the meals and it's high quality.

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Oban, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What can I say, the food is fabulous! We visited with our friends and had a variety of dim sum to start which were all amazing! The main courses were also great although do be aware that if it says it's spicy it's is indeed spicy!! I would say that unless you eat lots of rice 1 serving of the... 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
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?