The English Curry Awards 2017

//The English Curry Awards 2017

The English Curry Awards is an annual Awards ceremony, celebrating the best of the curry industry, now in its 7th year.  The Awards are completely devoted to England’s love of curry.

The 2017 Awards ceremony was held at the Mercure Piccadilly in Manchester. Alamin Media has put together, the list of winners below:

Prana Restaurant Managing Director, Kobir Ahmed commented:  “I can’t believe it, our win is a dream come true.  I am extremely proud and honoured, all of the hard work behind the scenes has been worth it.  Our vision was always, to be the best.  Thank you to our fantastic customers, for without their nominations and support, none of this would be possible.  Prana will continue to raise the bar”.

English Curry Awards 2017 Winners are Prana

Prana Indian Restaurant in Cambridge, Restaurant of the Year 2017

Overall Restaurant of the Year 2017 Winner is Prana Indian Restaurant in Cambridge

Restaurant Of The Year

  1. North West: Aroma Asian Restaurant (Burnley)
  2. North East: Namaste & Kings Prosecco Lounge (South Shields)
  3. Yorkshire: Viraaj Restaurant (Sheffield)
  4. East Midlands: Gurkha One (Nottingham)
  5. West Midlands: Millennium Balti (Leamington Spa)
  6. East of England: Prana Indian Restaurant (Cambridge)
  7. South East: Memories of India (Farnham Common)
  8. South West: The Mint Room (Bath)
  9. London: Nurjenna (London)

Overall: Prana Indian Restaurant (Cambridge)

Home Delivery Of The Year

Chutney Express, Birmingham

  1. North West: Shagor Takeaway (Burnley)
  2. North East: Balti Spice (Durham)
  3. West Midlands: Chutney Express Indian Takeaway
  4. East of England: Spice Lounge (Watford)
  5. South East: Malik’s Express Kitchen (Gerrards Cross)
  6. South West: Chutney Corner (Christchurch)
  7. London: Holy Cow (London)

Overall: Chutney Express Takeaway (Birmingham)

Takeaway Of The Year 

  1. North West: Bhaji Fresh

Masterchef, Luton

  • North East: Momins Tandoori
  • Yorkshire: Little India Takeaway
  • East Midlands: Masalas
  • West Midlands: Lime Pickle Indian Takeaway
  • East of England: Masterchef Indian Takeaway (Luton)
  • South East: Masala Bay Indian Takeaway
  • South West: Allspice Indian Takeaway (Bristol)
  • London: (London)
  • Overall: Masterchef Indian Takeaway (Luton)
  • Caterer Of The Year

    1. North: Zinc Occasions (Manchester)
    2. Midlands: Khandhani Catering Services
    3. South: Greenleaf Catering & Event Management (London)

    Overall: Greenleaf Catering & Event Management (London)



    Chef Of The Year

    1. North: Ibrahim Ali (Usha Restaurant)

    Chef Of The Year 2017 -Shuyab Ali

  • Midlands: Shuyab Ali (Pabna, Leek)
  • South: Khayer Chowdhury (Kaz’s Indian & Bangladeshi Restaurant)
  • Overall: Shuyab Ali (Pabna, Leek)



    Service Of The Year

    1. North West: Mumbai Spice (Moston, Manchester)

    The Cinnamon Lounge, Market Harborough

  • North East: Cinnamon Spice Club (Durham)
  • Yorkshire: Lala’s Restaurant (Wakefield)
  • East Midlands: The Cinnamon Lounge (M.Harborough)
  • East of England: Spice Lounge Mildenhall
  • South East: The Grange
  • South West: Joy Raj
  • London: Anjanaas
  • Overall: The Cinnamon Lounge (Market Harborough)
  • Miscellaneous

    1. Lifetime Achievement of the Year 2017: Ashrafun Neesa Begum
    2. Curry Product: Mr Singh’s

    Ashrafun Neesa Begum – Lifetime Achievement of the Year 2017

  • Curry King/Queen: Don Buddhika (Sigiriya)
  • Editors’ Chef Of The Year: Manish Chudasama (Chai Paani)
  • Best Marketing Campaign: Royal Balti House
  • Best of Birmingham: Pushkar Cocktail Bar & Dining
  • Best Restaurant Design & Ambience: The Lloyds Indian Restaurant
  • Newcomer of the Year: Sigiriya
  • Outstanding Restaurant Of The Year: Usha Restaurant
  • Best of Manchester: Asha’s
  • Healthy Curry Provider: Blue Ginger
  • Curry Lover Of The Year: Joe Hart
  • Best Team of the Year: Amaia Restaurant Wakefield
  • Alamin Media was excited to be at this year’s event and to support their clients.  This year saw our clients winning awards including:

    Restaurant Of The Year, Overall Winner and East of England Winner: Prana Indian Restaurant (Cambridge) read all about the overall winners here: Prana Indian Restaurant

    Service of the Year, East of England Winner: Spice Lounge Restaurant

    Restaurant of the Year, South East Winner: Memories of India

    Takeaway of the Year, South East Winner: Masala Bay

    Home Delivery of the Year, South East Winner: Maliks Express

    Takeaway of the Year, London Finalist: K2 of Wimbledon

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