Zumar Sale Review
Sep26

Zumar Sale Review

Zumar is a mid sized Indian restaurant near the centre of Sale and is trying to take a more modern approach to their menu with far more fish, duck and beef dishes than you would normally expect to find on an Indian restaurant’s menu. The editor recently took his son for a meal at Zumar and here is his 60 second review: Zumar Sale Review Ambience 6/10 – the restaurant has a fairly typical layout and is pleasant enough, the...

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Stornoway Balti Review
Aug21

Stornoway Balti Review

Proof positive that Curry is truly the nation’s favourite is evident from how far and wide curry restaurants have spread. There can’t be too many more remote than the Stornoway Balti House in the Outer Hebrides but in our never ending task to track down the best curry houses in the country, our editor recently visited and here is his 60 second Stornoway Balti Review: Ambience 5/10 – travel back in time 20 or 30 years...

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Vasami Stockport Review
Aug16

Vasami Stockport Review

Vasami is based in the St Peter’s Gate area of Stockport, a part of the town which has seen a lot of regeneration in recent years and sits on the hill above Stockport town centre. We visited at the weekend and here is our 60 second Vasami Stockport Review: Ambience 8/10 – Vasami has a modern interior, comfortable seating and Bollywood movies playing on a large TV screen at the end of the restaurant. It looked as though it...

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Zaika Manchester restaurant review
Aug03

Zaika Manchester restaurant review

Earlier today, three of us from the CC team experienced Zaika Indian restaurant in Manchester city centre. Zaika claims to serve classic Indian dishes with a Western twist and considers itself as one of the best Indian restaurants in Manchester. We agreed that it is unusual (in Britain, at least) to have a curry for lunch. But we decided to give it a try none the less. Here is our 60 second review: Ambience 8/10 – The décor...

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Greens of Grasmere: Sweet Potato Curry Recipe
Jul20

Greens of Grasmere: Sweet Potato Curry Recipe

Whilst we all enjoy a visit to the local Indian, it would appear that it isn’t only curry houses that are serving up the nation’s favourite dish.  Many mainstream restaurants, café’s and pubs across the country offer their own British take on Indian Cuisine. ‘Greens of Grasmere’, a café and bistro set in the quaint Lakeland of village of Grasmere specialises in catering for specific diets.  This sweet potato and cauliflower curry is...

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