survey result

Summary

£42
    £
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Never disappoints, even after four decades of being a customer” – a “Glasgow institution” (est. 1964) whose “consistent cooking” attracts “generations of families, all welcome”. The victuals touch on most of the flavours of the subcontinent, while the founder, known to all as Mr Ali, is a bit of a West End dining legend.

Summary

£42
    £
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Glasgow’s oldest curry house and still one of the best”; it’s now under the third generation, with the legendary Mr Ali sadly gone, but “standards have never slipped” at this local icon, which famously claims credit for inventing chicken tikka masala in the 1970s.

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Restaurant details

Yes
Highchair,Menu,Portions
30, 45, 12
No dress code
90
Yes

Prices

Availability 2 courses 3 courses coffee included service included
Lunch   £9.99

Starter Main Veggies
£4.00 £11.40 £5.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £24.00
Filter Coffee £3.00
Extras  
Bread £2.95
Service 10.00%
60-68 Park Road, Glasgow, G4 9JF
Opening hours
Monday12 pm‑2 pm, 5 pm‑10 pm
Tuesday12 pm‑2 pm, 5 pm‑10 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑2 pm, 5 pm‑10 pm
Thursday12 pm‑2 pm, 5 pm‑10 pm
Friday12 pm‑11 pm
Saturday12 pm‑11 pm
Sunday3 pm‑9 pm

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