Category Archives: Glasgow’s South Side

Glasgow – Desi Cafe – Lunch with Mother

A Lidl Shopping done, it was a block south to Desi Cafe (140 Allison St. Glasgow G42 8RP) where Hector and The Mother of Hector were so graciously entertained last December. Six chaps occupied two tables, they were well ensconced … Continue reading

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Glasgow – Anarkali – Indian Tandoori Restaurant

There are some Southside venues which Hector is long overdue visiting. Anarkali (531 Victoria Rd, Glasgow G42 8BH) is most certainly in this category. It is thirty seven years since I last dined here, 1980, after my first stint as … Continue reading

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Glasgow – Cafe Serena – A Blue Monday Curry-Heute

A Blue Monday indeed, every time that Woman opens her mouth, the value of the – Pound in my pocket – plummets. Having paid over the odds for Curry in the Czech Republic last week, it’s back to Sterling. The … Continue reading

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Glasgow – Kebabish Grill – Last Curry of 2016

It is approaching five years since Hector last set foot in Kebabish Grill (323–325 Victoria Road, Glasgow, G42 7SA), Competent Curry, nothing outstanding – may be the conclusion for last time, else I would have been back sooner. Due to … Continue reading

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Glasgow – Khyber Pass Restaurant – Reputation Restored

With Hector free of cooking duties until the second half of the week, why not take the Opperchancity to visit Favourite Southside venues? My last Lamb Karahi at the Khyber Pass Restaurant (221 St. Andrews Road, Glasgow, G41 1PD) was … Continue reading

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Glasgow – Deira Lahore – We Will Follow Waris

On tracking down The Legend that is Waris four weeks ago, I promised to return to Deira Lahore (631 Cathcart Rd., Glasgow, G42 8AE) one mid afternoon, so that I could take the Opperchancity of sitting in. Deira Lahore was … Continue reading

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Glasgow – Desi Cafe (Desi – Curry Palace) – By Invitation

Two weeks ago, Hector took Mother to the newly opened Desi Cafe, offshoot and Dining Room of the Desi – Curry Palace next door. Ahmed, Mein Host, was delighted to receive us, another visit was arranged for today at 13.00. … Continue reading

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Glasgow – Desi Cafe (Desi – Curry Palace) – Eight Days Later

Last Monday during a phone-call from Poznan, The Mother of Hector announced that she is facing problems securing her weekly shop. Hector has now joined the ranks of The Man from Bradford and Ron King (Musselburgh) in taking – The … Continue reading

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Glasgow Curry Week – A Southside Update

With half an hour to spare before meeting Dr. Robin at Yadgar Kebab House, Hector went to investigate the Curry Goings-on around Allison St. Firstly, Sufi (331 Langside Rd., Crosshill, Glasgow, G42 8XT) is no more. The blend of Persian … Continue reading

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Glasgow – Kyhber Pass – Can Do Better

A Wednesday afternoon, the Glasgow Underground is operational once more, cue a visit to the Khyber Pass Restaurant (221 St. Andrews Road, Glasgow, G41 1PD), a five minute walk from Shields Rd. Subway Station. Today is the day that Hector … Continue reading

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