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Punjabi Charing Cross

#33 of 1,849 Restaurants in Glasgow
Certificate of Excellence
Indian, Asian, Balti
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157-159 North Street | Glasgow, Glasgow G3 7DA, Scotland
0141-221-3926
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited with five friends. Restaurant was busy and service was a bit slow to start with. However, the staff are friendly and helpful, the food is excellent as is the value for money. Not my first visit and certainly won't be my last.

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Thank James I
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely stunning food, one of the best curries I have ever tasted, and my three fellow diners felt the same way. Very friendly and helpful staff, who were attentive and efficient. Don't bother going elsewhere - this is superb 👍🏻

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Thank Alan L
East Kilbride, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great curry....Will definitely return,,,, but why only 3 Stars? We had an early dinner as we were going to the Kings Theatre. The food was fantastic it was authentic, Very tasty, Freshly cooked, Good helpings and Friendly service. So why the three star rating? Unfortunately the Toilets let the visit down. They were clean enough but long overdue a refurbish.... More 

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Thank Kenny M
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visitied Punjabi this eveing with a friend. I decided to try this resturaunt out as it had good views. I was not dissapointed. I was very happy with the place and the staff. The food was amazing, lamb was amazing! I shall be visting again. Allthough saying that the only downfall was the onions on the tandori sizzler was... More 

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Thank ryanabbott
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had Punjabi recommended to us, with a promise of authenticity and attention to detail. We ordered a whole host of dishes, and to our delight, each was unique with a bounty of flavour. There's always that one part of a meal that stands out, and for me it was the sea bass. Cooked to perfection it... More 

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Thank Jay C
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would agree with previous reviews. The food tastes fresh and flavoursome and the staff are friendly and attentive. The only negative is the decor etc could be better however we would still return as we enjoyed the food.

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Thank mymu2016
Billingham, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with workmates on a damp Wednesday. The staff were so friendly and attentive. The food was generous and tasted great. The environment of a converted pub has its rustic rough edges but that's Glasgow in a nutshell; a bit rough, direct but friendly and authentic.

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1 Thank StevenY22
Wemyss Bay, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our meal it was what you want from an Indian restaurant. Tasty plenty of it and good service. Would definitely recommend it especially if you want 'traditional' Glaswegian Indian meal.

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Thank charliegail
Galashiels, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I'd visited this place recently with friends and was quite impressed so I decided to take my wife. Oops! Good location in the west end, and staff were really nice. It's in an old pub and feels like it. Could do with being decorated but not really a problem. As before, good food and service. Then my wife visited the... More 

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harzara s, Owner at Punjabi Charing Cross, responded to this review

Firstly I would like to thank you for visiting the restaurant. We are in the process of refurbishing the toilets at the moment, with 2 cubicles supposed to being blocked off, we are down to one cubicle for the ladies toilet, i think you have got access to the cubicles which are not supposed to be in use. I must... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

We just discovered this restaurant today... Food is amazing, proper indian punjabi food... Highly recommended to visit

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 157-159 North Street | Glasgow, Glasgow G3 7DA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: 0141-221-3926
Description
Set in the heart of Glasgow, Punjabi Charing Cross offers a dining experience unique to all. Whether it is for an intimate meal, to take the family out or even to enjoy a curry with a group of friends, our restaurant will provide a unique experience. Why not start your meal with our unique starters which range from delicious keema padora to our much heralded lamb chops or even our freshly cooked fish pakora. Our curries are cooked the punjabi way and retain a unique depth of flavour. Why not try our traditional lamb on the bone or even the chicken equivalent. Other curries such as our lamb chilli ginger and our punjabi garlic chilli provide a unique twist to the classic curry everyone loves. No description of the Punjabi would be complete without mentioning our newest creation:the lamb Gurmeet.With such depth of choice one visit is simply not enough.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?