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Skirving Chinese Take Away

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6 Skirving Street, Glasgow G41 3AA, Scotland
+44 141 649 5568
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Very good Chinese! Good service too. Curry and black bean recommended 👌🏻free prawn crackers with order over a ten spot!!

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Thank Hconlan
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

staff are always very friendly when collecting your order and food does not disappoint. I often go for the salt and pepper chips or crispy shredded chicken in chilli sauce (which is a bit like a Peking sauce - has a sweetness to it).

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Thank MissNicolaDee
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

I have used the Skirving for around 15 years and for a long time the food was about as good as it gets. On occasion you could expect an off day but that's to be expected. Unfortunately something has changed and the last four or five times our takeaway meals have been vile. I have kept hoping that the next... More 

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Thank Ian538
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2015

We ordered online with Just Eat at 7.20pm and the system indicated a delivery time of 8.05. By the time the order confirmation came through, the delivery time was showing as 8.25 (the system shows this as the 'requested delivery time' which is incorrect). Food arrived 9.10. That's more than double the delivery time. The restaurant said at 8.25 that... More 

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Thank TimBlx
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

I am surprised by the average reviews of this Chinese. Please don't let them sway you too much as I personally haven't had any issues with this Chinese; the food has been outstanding! So give it a try and maybe you'll be surprised yourself by the quality. The spicy rice is a must try as is the salt and pepper... More 

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Thank Daniel C
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2015

been twice and twice been short changed by one pound, lady at front reception must have skipped arithmetic class or has sideline agenda. also just eat clients appear to be served first regardless of who is first, sadly this impacts on the quality of food.

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Thank Angela P
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2015

Starters were nice, but the main courses and rice were bland, felt reheated, with limp veg and gelatinous sauce reminiscent of the 1970s. Staff seemed more interested in watching tv than providing service. And they don't accept card payments!

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Thank 6MissB
Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

Went to this takeaway on recommendation and wasn't impressed with either the bland food or the staff. No seasoning and a real lack of flavour, not to mention you can't even get parked outside it most of the time. Will not be returning any time soon, even if it was free.

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Thank angus r
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2015 via mobile

Great Chinese. Claims to have the best curry sauce in the south side and I would agree. Beef satay is fantastic and I love the bbq spare ribs. Prawn crackers not too greasy and food made very fast. Only issue is they don't offer foo young dishes

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Thank Seonaid R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2014 via mobile

This place is a food lovers palace! Each dish more delightful that the last! Oh my gosh you have to try it! Best service from kitchen to mouth in the south! King prawns recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    1.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Fast food, Asian
Meals
Dinner
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Skirving Street, Glasgow G41 3AA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 649 5568

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?