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Shish Mahal

) #271 of 1,942 Restaurants in Glasgow €€ - €€€ Indian, Pakistani, Asian
66-68 Park Rd, Glasgow G4 9JF, Scotland
+44 141 334 7899
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good19%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pakora” (46 reviews)
“curry” (73 reviews)
“lamb chops” (16 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 14:00All hours
Indian, Pakistani, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
€€ - €€€
66-68 Park Rd, Glasgow G4 9JF, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 417 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited “The Shish” when in Glasgow on business and staying in a nearby hotel. This was a visit to the restaurant where I first sampled a curry in my student days and has been the benchmark against which all others have been judged on...More

2  Thank Achnacloich
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best India restaurant in glasgow by a mile the food is exceptional always lovely the staff are very helpful and friendly *****

Thank David F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Possibly the best curry in town. I say possibly as there is some very stiff competition. However, it is easy to see why the Shish Mahal has stood the test of time in a crowded marketplace. Staying close to the original recipes with great attention...More

Thank BlackCumin
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

We went to the home of chicken tikka masala probably expecting just to say we had been there. In fact it was quite fabulous. Food spot on, service excellent. If you are nearby, give it a whirl.

Thank Jonnytravelpants
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

The Shish provided an excellent welcome, courteous experienced staff and a traditional menu. The food was v v good. The lamb biryani was truly sensational. Lamb bhuna had a v tasty sauce. In each case the meat was perfect. My review was not influenced by...More

Thank dcgriffith1951
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We have been going to the "Shish" for many years ...probably the same as half the people of Glasgow, however it's got to be the best Indian meal around. No matter if it's just the two of us, as a family or as a group...More

Thank Steven H
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Great impromptu meal with friends. All shared the pakora as a starter. Mains included chicken tikka, butter chicken and chicken chasi. All fantastic. Service was brilliant. Attentive staff. Would recommend booking.

Thank amurraydes
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Came here with the missus in March. We'd heard of the place as the origin of Chicken Tikka Masala, and we're glad we made the effort to come. She's vegetarian and the selection available to her was massive. She went for a vegetable Chasni, it...More

Thank SMatheson
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Just had a recent visit for an evening meal and it was excelllent. We had puppadoms and spicy onions along with a selection of delicious starters. The service was attentive without being intrusive and there was a pleasant gap between courses. There is an excellent...More

Thank L44ury
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Okay the food is unquestionably good. The lamb and chicken meat that we had were so tender. It's like melts in the mouth kind of thing. However, there are a few downside. First, we asked for a pint of lemonade and we only got a...More

Thank Monna R
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Stewart P
Hi Do you have any Lunchtime Specials as my wife and myself have our Anniversary this week and are back in Glasgow from South Africa ?
28 December 2015|
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Response from Aonghas11 | Reviewed this property |
When we were there they had a special lunchtime menu as well as the al a carte. Best bet is to contact them directly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66-68 Park Rd, Glasgow G4 9JF, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +44 141 334 7899
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