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$$ - $$$Indian, Asian,
573-581 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G3 7PQ, Scotland
+44 141 222 2258
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“naan” (69 reviews)
“balti” (44 reviews)
“lamb chops” (43 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Pakistani, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
573-581 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G3 7PQ, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

On a city break to Glasgow we came to Akbars bustling restaurant and had a great meal. Loved the hanging naan bread, and although as a Brummie I have to say the Balti didn’t have the truly authentic taste it was still very good. Service...More

Thank Andy B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

what can I say perfection right there. we walked up to restaurant and saw it was packed thought we'd have to wait a long time but were seated immediately. our waiter Michael was such a lovely young chap eager to please and such an ambassador...More

Thank Irene S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been to just about every curry house in Glasgow over the years but for some reason had missed out on Akbars, but I ate there recently with a group of friends and was blown away! The service is good and the general atmosphere is...More

Thank incandescent
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am of indian decent.. having travelled the world.. including the sub continent.. especially India. BUT WOW !!! This is my favorite resturant in the.world in terms of authentic taste, quality and service. No wonder this Gem is fully boooked on weekends.... Its so good...More

Thank mekenya
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family's favourite place to eat, we had amazing food tonight as always but the service was the most impressive, especially by the waiter Naveed! Very kind, thoughtful and attentive waiter, couldn't of enjoyed our meal without him, employee of the year!! :)

Thank Meru K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for my mother’s 65th birthday and had a wonderful experience the service from our waiter Naveed was the best I have in any Glasgow restaurant for a long time food was amazing as a Asian myself I know what it should be like and...More

Thank Tousef K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

1st time trying this restaurant and so glad we did. Fantastic food and service would definitely recommend. Only 1 small point was I would have liked more sauce in my curry but it didn’t spoil our meal as I just used my husbands to dip...More

Thank Naataliee K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here after a show at the kings so a short walk from there but was absolutely fantastic food and you know how good it is when more than half the customers are Asian ..... can’t wait to go back The Bulgarian waitress Rally was...More

Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a surprise birthday party, spent over £300 and left a handsome tip. Some of the party guests were still drinking coffee when the manager Imran asked us to leave so he could accommodate another party. Very unprofessional and rude. So he was only...More

2  Thank Aftab A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I introduced the family to Akbars and we have enjoyed many nights out here. The naan bread is huge and delish. Food of an excellent standard and very attentive staff.

Thank Tinkerbell068
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4 September 2017|
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Response from rmackenzie1 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don' know, but would be surprised if they didn't have such. Most places do have those days.
1 August 2017|
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Response from Big_G_Mac_61 | Reviewed this property |
Like the others said - there was a birthday celebration when we were there but the cake was brought in.
3 June 2017|
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Response from Ironchezels | Reviewed this property |
No, they don't do vouchers.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:30 PM
4:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 573-581 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G3 7PQ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 222 2258
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