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191 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 2UL, Scotland
+44 141 332 6668
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“dim sum” (213 reviews)
“red snapper” (14 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 23:00All hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
191 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 2UL, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a business lunch this week. Being here before. The choice of food, quality and presentation has improved. Very good and attentive service. Delighted with our lunch. Will return. Highly recommended

Thank Robin T
Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited here as a treat. We we're looking for somewhere to get a Chinese meal in Glasgow and came across this place. The food was pretty good - the child squid was lovely - but I couldn't help feeling disappointed that the portions weren't bigger...More

1  Thank Mathsnerd
Reviewed 4 days ago

We dropped in here pre-theatre, without a booking and it was fairly quiet so fortunately we’d no trouble getting a table. There were a few other guests so the atmosphere was relaxed and pleasant. The restaurant has a modern, fairly minimalist style interior. Due to...More

Thank Rantin rover
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

One of the best oriental cuisine restaurants I have been. Food was outstanding, delicious! Service might be a bit slow when place is full, but it's attentive and good.

Thank BDN100
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited Opium with a large party for my birthday. The service was excellent and the staff were attentive for the duration of the evening. The restaurant has a contemporary decor and a welcoming atmosphere. Everyone in my party commented on the quality of the...More

Thank sullist
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another addition to Glasgow's list of excellent restaurants. The food, service and ambience at Opium all make for a quality night out. We had crab and chive dumplings, chicken satay for starters. Prawn and scallops chilli, pomegranate sweet and sour chicken, as our main course....More

Thank BurghBabes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved our meal here, the staff were fantastic, the owner came over and met us and chatted about the restaurant. We had salt and chilli squid and soft shell crab to start then the seafood medley and chilli beef for mains all just magic!...More

Thank Phepster
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food that was beautifully presented. Only slight issue would be that the service can often make you feel rushed (taking plates the second you finish your food) and the price is a little bit high.

Thank DK45Foodie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to Opium with a colleague years ago and even when back in the city this long later I still remembered roughly where it was due to how impressed i'd been that evening. Second visit did not disappoint with the atmosphere just as warming and...More

Thank SSwan1978
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best authentic Chinese food we have tasted so far in Scotland .. the prawn / scallop and slow cook beef are lovely , moist and fresh . Must try when u are in Glasgow . The service by the owner is excellent too 👍🏻😊

Thank apelles123
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Response from anders_fre | Reviewed this property |
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Advisable to book
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Response from Cel544 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry unsure but we had 3. Purses very reasonable outwith pre theatre time
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Kids
Open Hours
13:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 191 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 2UL, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 332 6668
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Opium specialises in oriental fusion cuisine, offering a mix of traditional Dim Sum and fusion dishes. We're open everyday and look forward to welcoming you here at 191 Hope Street. Located in the heart of Glasgow city centre, Opium is great for a working lunch or to catch up with friends. As night falls our interior transforms, it's perfect for an intimate dinner or a celebration with family and friends.
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