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Ashoka - Bearsden

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9 Kirk Road | Bearsden, Glasgow G61 3RG, Scotland
+44 141 570 0075
17:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Hamilton Parish, Bermuda
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was fine, prices reasonable, but the service was way over the top. We felt harassed - we were asked several times within 5 minutes to give in our order. Despite saying that we needed some time to peruse the menu, within 2 minutes a different waiter asked if we were ready to order. I felt as if we were... More 

Thank Sandy W
Bearsden, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tried this take away service for the first time last night. Food, first class. Delivery,quick and driver courteous. Would recommend to anyone.

Thank Golgamesh
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family and friends and I are regulars at the Ashoka in Bearsden. The quality, flavour and value for money are consistently excellent. The staff are friendly and service is spot on. Nice decor and ambience too. We had the Fish Amritsari to start (soft white fish perfectly cooked in light batter) - not to be missed! For mains we... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Good food..some interesting alternatives. Great for groups and families but also had lots of smaller tables in a mezzanine type lay-out so not crowded. Fast friendly service and 30% off on Tuesday and Wednesday...large Cider/special main and mushroom rice (all in good size portions - £18, I've paid more for a lot worse take aways

Thank Stephen O
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

I drove through from Clydebank to get a takeaway from here after having heard good things. Disappointed doesn't even begin to describe our experience. We had mixed pakora which consisted of overcooked and tastleless pieces of vegetable and mushroom pakora mixed in with chicken pakora with uncooked pink pieces throughout. Mains were a lamb karahi bhuna which was bland and... More 

Thank jkarta
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106 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We`ve been patrons of the Ashoka for years but, having moved away, hadn`t visited for many months. We booked for Hogmanay night and had a fabulous meal. No hiked up seasonal prices here, just consistently good food and service. Special recommendation goes to the Ashoka Malwa - fairly firey and absolutely stunning!

Thank Daljem
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Three of us had a takeaway. Fish Pakora starters were ok, vegetable pakora very dry and tasteless, chicken pakora was dry. Nan bread was thin, dry and tasteless. Main dishes were far, far too hot and spicy. I ordered a creamy lamb jalfrezi, expecting this to be mild, since there was a spicy option. I had to leave most of... More 

Thank iain472
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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449 reviews
223 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Local restaurant however only use it for carry outs these days as better restaurants further afield.

Thank Brian7392
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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83 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We just love this place. We visit it every time we return to visit my mother in law in Bearsden!!! With 30 per cent off Tuesday's and Wednesday's, this is a steal! Well prepared, beautifully presented, decent portions, great staff and fairly priced food and drinks. No reason not to return, as in next Tuesday???

Thank iang58
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Have been many times over the years and the food has always been excellent. There are usually specials on the board and have tried a few.delicious. the staff are very friendly and happy to help you choose. They can describe in detail any of the dishes so you know if it will suit your palate. The restaurant is very welcoming... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$43
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Kirk Road | Bearsden, Glasgow G61 3RG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 570 0075
Opting for an avant garde approach in the kitchen and keeping the ambience stylish and contemporary, if a bit ritzy, Ashoka Bearsden in Kirk Road offers curry lovers a sanctuary in which they can cultivate their passion. For special occasions, the Harlequin Suite provides the space and privacy to celebrate with panache. Dinner at Ashoka Bearsden can open with chicken breast, haggis or mushroom pakora, spicy chicken wings or crispy mixed vegetable tempura. The menu's connoisseur's choice serves up main course options of diced lamb Bombay style, chicken with red peppers, spinach and garam masala, marinated chicken with tomato and black pepper and Himalayan hot pot with lamb or chicken. There's also south Indian garlic chilli chicken bursting with hot and spicy flavours. Sundries of poppadoms, spiced onions, mango pickle and raita keep company along with sides of pilau rice and naan bread.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?