We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.


#30 of 1,929 Restaurants in Glasgow
Certificate of Excellence
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
191 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 2UL, Scotland
+44 141 332 6668
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
Open now
See all hours
Sun 13:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
Fri 17:00 - 23:00
Sat 12:00 - 23:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

1,098 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 1,059: English reviews
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
103 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I visited this restaurant for the first time on Good Friday for lunch. We arrived around noon soon after opening and got to choose our table. We ordered a Pinot Grigio,a Tsingtao beer and water while we had a look at the menus. We decided on chicken and lemongrass dumplings and Tokyo pork teriyaki for him and... More 

Thank Mary G
Scotland, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
129 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

An ideal spot for a business lunch. The food is great and very reasonably priced. Never been in the evening but would certainly recommend lunch.

Thank GregoryVII
Gosport, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
87 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and the wife dined at this rather wonderful Chinese restaurant in Glasgow. We were warmly greeted and shown to our table. The interior décor of the restaurant is quite nice. After dining here we found the quality of the food served to be of a good standard. We had starters and they were rather delicious. I enjoyed my chicken... More 

1 Thank 811michael
Cheadle Hulme, England, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
59 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A friend joined us to eat here. We visited on Monday just at opening time. Alot of people were already coming in. It was a good job we were early. Instead of ordering starters and mains, we decided to order from the dim sum range and try each others. The service was brilliant, the food on time and piping hot.... More 

2 Thank Lord D
Fife, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this lovely little restaurant for my birthday and have to admit the food was out of this world! We went for a selection duck pancake rolls, soft shell crab, wartip dumplings and the beef clay pot with sides of noodles and pak choi, this sounds a lot for 2 people but it wasn't that bad and when we... More 

1 Thank 760donc
Jonkoping County, Sweden
Level Contributor
20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had lunch here last time I was in Glasgow and went there again last week for dinner. To put it short: the food is marvellous if you like asian style of cooking, the food is elegant, tasty, spicy and service quite good as well. Dont miss..

1 Thank anders_fre
Brisbane, Australia
Level Contributor
224 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our third visit here and it hasn't disappointed once. Really good value modern Chinese/pan-Asian food. The salt and pepper calamari was just right, the duck with holly basil perfect and the kung po chicken really tasty but a tad overcooked. Fast and friendly and really clean as well. Wine list OK, staff very helpful too .

Thank Ross Y
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came out feeling very very satisfied with the food. Everyone in my party was extremely satisfied, along with a vegan member who was catered for superbly. The staff were very attentive but not intrusive. Brilliant atmosphere also. Definitely one of the better Asian restaurants in the city centre of Glasgow.

1 Thank IJ10
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dim sum was superb. The satay wonton is delicious. Will definately be back!!! Nice and calm setting with a smart decor

1 Thank melissamarshall
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
127 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved this place. Easily one of the nicest Asian style meals I have had. The starters were so good one of my friends decided to have another one for desert. For main I opted for Thai Chilli Beef with soft noodles, outstanding. Definitely going back soon, just to try more of the menu.

1 Thank Stephen F

Travellers who viewed Opium also viewed

Glasgow, Scotland
Glasgow, Scotland

Been to Opium? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
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
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.

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Opium and other visitors
9 questions
Ask a question
6 months ago
Ayr, Ayrshire
Larkhall, United Kingdom
4 months ago
11 months ago

See all questions (9)

Questions? Get answers from Opium staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?