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Ashoka Ashton Lane

€€ - €€€Indian, Asian,
19 Ashton Lane | Ashton Lane, Glasgow G12 8SJ, Scotland
+44 141 337 1115
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Open Now
12:00 - 23:59 Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
19 Ashton Lane | Ashton Lane, Glasgow G12 8SJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Really good food and friendly staff, we had 6 of the small plate dishes between 2 of us and we were stuffed! Finished every drop though.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank GordonMackie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I judge an Indian restaurant based on my impression of their Bhuna, it was served in what wouldn’t have looked out of place in an oriental Restaurant , a huge wok, the sauce had congealed and showed surface tension, the rice was great, however the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank CharliePanther
AshokaAshtonLane, Manager at Ashoka Ashton Lane, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for feedback. Happy you enjoyed the Nan. I’m presuming the sodium is salt, we cook everything to medium salt so we have had no other complaints on salt levels and chef is aware. On Woks, these are Karahis which are India’s alternative to Woks.....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Surprised to see major refurb has been done since our last visit (which it desperately needed)... and the food is still great. We had table for 5 people & had to wait till 9pm - it’s that good! So book table if you’re planning to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank pamellisinternatinal
AshokaAshtonLane, Owner at Ashoka Ashton Lane, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Many thanks for the review Sorry about the cold, we have the air con heaters on as well as two blow heaters above door and on floor, we have now backed this with more heating. It’s a side effect of open plan kitchen extracting air...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called in on a Saturday night and got a table straight away without booking. Good chat from waiter & drink order taken quickly followed by food order. Shared starter and excellent mains as ordered - very fresh and good quality. Not cheap but probably reflects...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DRC16
Reviewed 13 December 2018

Just back from the refurbished Ashton Lane Ashoka. Looking more modern with the mezzanine level giving somewhere more intimate to sit. But they've retained the iconic mural which has been there ever since I can remember. But the big thing for me is the food...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank ianl219
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

My first visit to the new Ashoka Ashton Lane will definitely not be my last! The refurbished restaurant looks beautiful. The friendly and attentive staff looked after us well. The amazing selection of dishes available of small plates/A la carte meant we were spoiled for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank TartanDiner
Reviewed 5 December 2018

After an incredible meal/lunch served by very polite staff the owner Sanjay came over and sat with us. He explained how the refurbishment went and that he was able to hold onto his staff including the chefs. The food was outstanding and anybody looking for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Iain D
Reviewed 4 December 2018

Food was delicious and the waiter couldn't do more to help us. We ate mainly off the menu although we asked for a few things that were not on there and nothing was too much trouble to make sure we had what we wanted. Lovely...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank sharronwareham
Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

Busy restaurant in one of the most iconic lanes in Glasgow. Mood is set before you enter on a busy Saturday night. Step in, and you will not be disappointed, curtains hide the delightful newly refurbished dining room. Met my the host who quickly finds...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank visamachine
Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

We went on Friday night for a family birthday party. Only called to arrange the booking a couple of hours before arrival and were accommodated brilliantly. The food was fantastic and the portions were perfect. Only complaint is the hand dryer in the gents was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Vacation12341170320
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Paul M
10 August 2018|
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Response from Kinkin123 | Reviewed this property |
I think it open for lunch then opens again at 5 pm
Aman S
3 December 2015|
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Response from Ashoka A | Property representative |
yes at ashoka ashtonlane all our food is halal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:59
12:00 - 23:59
12:00 - 23:59
12:00 - 23:59
12:00 - 23:59
12:00 - 23:59
12:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Ashton Lane | Ashton Lane, Glasgow G12 8SJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +44 141 337 1115
  • E-mail
Named after the Indian emperor of the Maurya Dynasty,Ashoka Ashton Lane marries tradition with modernity. Our newly renovated restaurant is the perfect spot for leisurely dining with friends and family and for those special occasions theres our 10 seater chefs table.
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