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Akbars

#188 of 1,934 Restaurants in Glasgow}
££ - £££Indian, Asian,
573-581 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G3 7PQ, Scotland
+44 141 222 2258
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“naan” (67 reviews)
“balti” (42 reviews)
“lamb chops” (41 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Pakistani, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
573-581 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G3 7PQ, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 713 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has good food and atmosphere for eating out, reasonably priced. Recommended as customer service was good too

Thank rockmeister1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kitchen staff ever-changing only brings curious and delicious new nuances to old favourites on the menu. Slightly over-bearing waiting staff,but with a word or a wave they are subdued. Great, subtle yet happy, courteous atmosphere. Consistently delicious, dependable comfort: will go back again and again...More

Thank alexis630
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everyone raves about the Akbars in England so I thought I would treat my sister a birthday dinner in Glasgow at the infamous Akbars. The food was good but the service was TERRIBLE. The tables were wobbly, the waiter was so rude that in between...More

1  Thank rapunzel86
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I let my boy choose his number one curry house for his birthday on Sunday night whilst an overnight stay in Glasgow..It didn't disappoint ...For a Sunday night it was surprisingly quiet as it's usually jam packed...We had our usual poppadoms and pickle tray for...More

Thank 702donnaboyd
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Have visited Akbar's couple of times over the year and had my sons Birthday Party and the food was total rubbish. Order 6 Platters Of Lamb Chops and 4 Platters Of Seekh Kebabs and some other bits. Lamb Chops & Seekh Kebabs looks like the...More

2  Thank Haroon-Ali
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Without any question they do the biggest naan in uk in my eyes and the food is very nice too and the service is very good too

Thank davidmurray065
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Just had a wonderful night at Akbar's in Glasgow. It was me and my step son's birthday and we booked a table of 5, we had four Currys extra race soft drinks and beers all for under £70. We brought our own birthday cake and...More

Thank Alexander M
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Had a meal in this buzzing place on Monday night. It was really busy but plenty staff on hand and very attentive service. Both had baltis with a huge naan bread and mushroom rice to share. Delicious!

1  Thank Kate Y
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner on a Friday night. The place was packed but the service was still good. The food was excellent with almost too much choice. Fresh ingredients and freshly cooked. Be prepared to wait a little if the place is busy but you aren't...More

1  Thank Tamar9999
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Awesome food, cooked perfectly and i return soon with more friends, recommend that you try chicken biryani

2  Thank andy M
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megstewx
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.
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amy2333333
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.
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lindawallace01
2 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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:30
Saturday
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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