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191 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 2UL, Scotland
+44 141 332 6668
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“dim sum” (202 reviews)
“red snapper” (13 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
191 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 2UL, Scotland
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Reviewed 19 April 2015

Each time I have visited I've opted for dim sum. The quality of dim sum is great, diverse selection we tend order 5/6 dishes per couple- perfectly filling 😊

1  Thank Simpson555
Reviewed 17 April 2015 via mobile

I would not normally eat in Chinese/Asian restaurant but friends visiting Glasgow favour that cuisine. Chose opium based on reviews here. I have to say I will be back, and wouldn't hesitate to recommend it.Service was efficient but low key, the food was excellent and...More

Thank jgbclyde
Reviewed 17 April 2015

Great food, good prices, friendly staff, reasonably easy to park nearby (on road or car park). I always eat here when visitng Glasgow, and once you have experienced their specials menu you will understand why.

1  Thank CISSP_on_tour
Reviewed 13 April 2015 via mobile

Lovely inexpensive quality lunch. Food delicious, excellent dim sum ,staff very inviting and friendly.. interesting chat with the owner or the boss!! Lovely little trendy and friendly oriental restaurant. ... defiantly be back to sample more!!!😊

Thank Karen J
Reviewed 13 April 2015 via mobile

Excellent food, service superb, new experience with chopsticks alas asked for a fork, relaxing atmosphere staff friendly,

Thank annrwilson
Reviewed 13 April 2015 via mobile

City centre location. Food and decor nice. Reasonable priced. Quite cosmopolitan and modern feel will eat here again. Service was average but fine

Thank Magsmcneil
Reviewed 12 April 2015 via mobile

We went to Opium after it was recommended to me by a colleague from Shanghai. We were not disappointed. Opium is easily the best oriental restaurant we have been to. The food was simply delicious and the staff very friendly. The portions were just right...More

Thank Cecilew692
Reviewed 12 April 2015 via mobile

Place is clean and well decorated inside. We thought the service was very good and the main menu extensive. The food was fantastic! Loved our starters and mains Andy husband even found a new beer he likes. We will be back!

Thank Jennmcc88
Reviewed 6 April 2015

Wonderful food and 5 star service, this restaurant is always first class. Visited Easter Sunday. "................................

Thank ReneGourock
Reviewed 3 April 2015

We had lunch today at Opium, the service was very friendly and the food and wine was excellent. Going back again in May to celebrate my wife's birthday with friends. Very good value.

1  Thank Steven G
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Can I book a table for 6 on friday 10th feb for about 8pm.
9 February 2017|
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Response from shambles21 | Reviewed this property |
I would phone the place directly. But they are very accommodating so good luck!
john g
Cost of pre theatre meal
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
Kate M
How far from the velodrome?
30 October 2016|
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Response from Michelle B | Reviewed this property |
It's 15 mins in a car from the velodrome .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
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
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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.