Aagrah Leeds wins at British Curry Awards 2015
02 December 2015, 11:29
Aagrah Leeds City wins at the Food Oscars
Aagrah Restaurant Leeds City has been named the Best Restaurant in the North East 2015.The elegant eatery won the prestigious title at the 10th British Curry Awards, the food Oscars of the industry, at a lavish dinner, held in London last night. A jubilant Naeem Aslam, Director and General Manager of Leeds City collected the coveted award. Aagrah was setup more than 37 years ago by Mohammed Sabir MBE and his two brothers in a small restaurant in Westgate, Shipley.
Tahir Iqbal, Naeem Aslam, Adam Damon Swarbrick of Kingfisher Beer
Situated in the heart of Leeds in the BBC building, Aagrah Leeds City is a fine dining restaurant has 165 covers. Aagrah is without doubt is one of Yorkshire’s most acclaimed restaurant group offering informal yet luxury dining, serving a modern menu made up of classic award winning dishes .
Yorkshire based Aagrah group is UK and Europe’s largest Kashmiri restaurant chain are based in the North’s Curry Capital specialise in Kashmiri cuisine, with 14 restaurants throughout Yorkshire, employing 500 people.
Group Managing Director, Mohammed Aslam said: “We are thrilled to win this top industry award. Over the years we have brought our innovative cuisine to the North’s restaurant scene, working hard to deliver the highest standards. We are grateful to our loyal customers who have supported us through this journey and to the judges of the British Curry Awards 2015.”
Kashmiri cuisine captures the essence of flavours from Asia to create the best dishes served in a perfect ambience created by Aagrah at their restaurants. The company have also introduced a new generation of Kashmiri dishes alongside their classic recipes to cater for developing tastes.
It is Aagrah’s commitment to impeccable fine dining standards and serving simply delicious wholesome fresh Kashmiri cuisine that have won the group so many accolades including the most recent, the prestigious Best Caterer at the British Asian Wedding Awards held last month at the 5 star Montcalm Hotel, London. Aagrah Restaurant, Sheffield (Leopold square) was awarded the Best South Asian Restaurant (Yorkshire/Humber) 2015 at the 5th Asian Curry Awards (ACA), London. Aagrah Leeds won the Best Restaurant in Leeds at the Restaurant Association awards 2009, adding to their other prestigious trophies.