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Opium

191 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 2UL, Scotland
+44 141 332 6668
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (217 reviews)
“won ton” (32 reviews)
“dumplings” (62 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
191 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 2UL, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

Visited Opium with a group of friends, the staff were very friendly and helpful. I had the vegetables with Tofu, it was very tasty.

Thank An K
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a highly recommended Chinese restaurant in Glasgow. When we were there, all the diners were Caucasian and we were the only Chinese. My first guess was the food is probably suitable for the Caucasians’ taste which is more salty. True enough, the food...More

Thank Kai4848
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The dumplings in here are always amazing. Best in glasgow! Can tell they’re fresh made and always full of flavour. You could argue that some dishes are expensive on the menu but it’s worth paying that little bit extra for quality. Never had anything bad...More

Thank Dean M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Happy to be here again, to as it seems a family run business. We decided to go for dumplings only and we were not wrong. The only thing I did not like was ribs which were seasoned with glutamate, and that is a quite common...More

Thank FrenkiDeBleck
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lunchtime visit. Limited set menu but I like that. Food was very fresh with excellent presentation, piping hot and very tasty. Very good value. I would have walked passed the restaurant if I hadn't read reviews. I will definitely return and highly recommend.

Thank daisydog364
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my wife visited Glasgow for three nights in July. My wife loves Chinese food and I am so glad we were able to book here on the Saturday night. We can see how this restaurant has top reviews and voted the best in...More

Thank M_MAway
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Can see why this rates as a place to go. Very nice fusion food and friendly efficient service. In easy inner city location.

Thank Sandra B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had pork belly and Korean barbecue with duck and some dumplings. The duck was delicious, and the pork belly was ok. The dessert cheesecake was very good, and so was the coffee.

Thank ceciliejl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An amazing meal - just amazing. Every morsel perfect, loads of veggie options. The flower dumplings were incredible. The place was packed glad we went early for dinner! Lovely staff, lovely decor and out of this work fantastic food!

Thank catmacaulay
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived, having booked, and were shown to our table by friendly staff. Not being an officianado of Chinese Food - I was absolutely stunned by the quality of flavour and size of portions we received. I am not able to say exactly what I...More

Thank simontyas75
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alessandra b
18 August 2018|
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Response from Jeanette D | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Yes I do believe their menu carries option of being gluten free. I am sure they could help with dairy free if you asked.
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melati b
20 April 2018|
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Response from whiskydon | Reviewed this property |
About 300 Yards
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jonathan067
4 June 2017|
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Response from anders_fre | Reviewed this property |
Dont know, check the map..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, 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
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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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