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) #173 of 1,913 Restaurants in Glasgow $$ - $$$ Indian, Asian, Balti
573-581 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G3 7PQ, Scotland
+44 141 222 2258
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“balti” (41 reviews)
“naan” (61 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 5 days ago via mobile

Been this restaurant few times.Latest visit was on 20/05/17 with wife and 3 young kids.Food was good and excellent service. Will go back again.If you like Indian food give a try.Prices are fair as well. Muhammad Razzaq Kirkcaldy Fife

Thank Muhammad R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hadn't been to this place in a few years and wasn't sure it would be as good as I'd remembered. Soon realised this was not the case when I was met by the friendly staff and looked at the menu. Prices are good and any...More

Thank Ironchezels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I are regulars at Akbars. The service and food is always excellent. We went tonight and the manager introduced us to the new menu. It was pretty impressive and extensive. My partner started with chicken pakora which we shared. It was gorgeous,...More

1  Thank hollysoo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had been before but this was an excellent meal for my Grandpa's 85th :) Great food and service, will definitely be back. Nan bread is fantastic, love the presentation!

1  Thank Kerri M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were made welcome despite it being after 9pm. Service was prompt and staff attentive but not instrusive. We only had main courses due to the time, both were delicious with the nan bread served on the rack. Great food, great atmosphere.

1  Thank PaquitaCiara
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the second time I went to this Akbars in Glasgow went there at the start when they opened. Wasn’t impressed then and very disappointed now. Sunday 30th of April we decided to go to Akbars in Glasgow. We ordered soft drinks which were...More

Thank Abdul N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So I happen to visit Akbar's in Glasgow....nice environment,friendly staff ....Food needs some improvement but try it once if you are in town.

Thank naxeeya a
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on a Sat night it was really busy (good atmosphere). The pints of Cobra are ice cold and the food is unreal! The waiter we had Zubair was a credit to the place, really friendly staff. Will definitely be returning next weekend. Lots...More

Thank Gordon R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We wandered in here based on the obvious popularity with the locals. The place was jumping the night we ate here with lots of families and large groups. The staff are great and very attentive. Service is efficient and the food was lovely and good...More

Thank MelbourneMs
Reviewed 17 April 2017

As a regular eater of Indian Cuisine I truly must admit this to be the Absolute Jewel in the Crown of Glasgow Indian Restaurants . I have been many times and always return for an absolute tremendous experience . The food is outstanding , the...More

Thank graemealexander2016
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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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:30
16:00 - 23:30
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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