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Opium

191 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 2UL, Scotland
+44 141 332 6668
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (219 reviews)
“won ton” (25 reviews)
“chive dumplings” (14 reviews)
Closes in 15 min
1:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll 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 7 January 2016

I've been to Opium on a few occasions over the last couple of years- the most recent visit being in December 2015. We ate from the 3 course pre-theatre menu and the food was nice, simple Asian fusion cuisine. The food was served quickly and...More

2  Thank nflemi
Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

A descent place with a wide range of amazing food. Dim Sums, coconut soup and cod were outstanding! The only thing - when we looked at the bill, there were two drinks included into the bill (around £4 each) that we never ordered. When we...More

Thank vidi58
Reviewed 4 January 2016

We looked on line for a restaurant that would be open on Boxing day and am so glad we chose this one.The starters were not big portions but big on taste and presentaion.Mains again delicious.The toilets are very clean and the restaurant itself is well...More

Thank GeorgeMadiga
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

Had a fantastic meal with my family . great service and great detail work here . Great menu and even for my vegan wife as the chefs were very flexible with there dishes .

Thank pesking
Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

After reading the reviews on here I was expecting big things from Opium and it totally delivered. Staff were attentive, food was beautifully presented and delicious. Food really tasted authentically Thai. Even manage to force down a desert.

Thank Scott B
Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

Opium had been recommended to us but we were sadly very disappointed. Service was poor, we consistently had to ask for a drinks and at one point the waitress even poured the rest of my beer into my water glass, which led to very watery...More

Thank elgm29
OpiumRestaurant, Owner at Opium, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2015

Hello elgm29. Apologies that you were disappointed with your experience. If there was a mistake, we would do our best to resolve any problems. For example, we would have replaced your drinks. And we always ask if you are finished with your meal; if you...More

Reviewed 28 December 2015

this was our first visit to this restaurant,the food is the best chinese food we have ever tasted,the soft shell crab starter was unbelievable and was followed by monkfish in a clay pot and thai chilli beef, this is a gem of a restaurant, brilliant

1  Thank william m
Reviewed 20 December 2015

a few of us from work went on Friday night and I wasn't disappointed. Great service from start to finish - it was very busy but the staff remained attentive - festive or full menu available - I initially thought it was a bit pricey...More

Thank shazr2
Reviewed 20 December 2015 via mobile

Simply beautiful, the atmosphere is great, flavours were outstanding! Will definitely come back and we will be recommend to friends & family!

Thank Nicola W
Reviewed 20 December 2015

Booked for a pre theatre dinner took the two course set price menu £15.80. Food was delicious and service was good .Will definitely visit again

Thank Nancy D
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jonathan067
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Response from anders_fre | Reviewed this property |
Dont know, check the map..
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Response from 235charlie | Reviewed this property |
Advisable to book
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28 December 2016|
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Response from Cel544 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry unsure but we had 3. Purses very reasonable outwith pre theatre time
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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
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
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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