Finalists Announced For 2010 Scottish Curry Awards

Finalists Announced For 2010 Scottish Curry Awards

Third Annual Scottish Curry Awards Announce Their Shortlisted Curry Contenders.

Nominations for this year’s Love Curry presents The Scottish Curry Awards have now closed, and with well over 5000 nominations coming in from all over Scotland the race to be crowned at this year’s awards ceremony, on June 15th at the Thistle Hotel, Glasgow, guarantees to be an extremely tight contest.
In addition to the postal and online votes, the Curry Awards team visited four major Scottish cities with the Love Curry trailer, enticing would-be voters with the promise of free Highland Spring water and a pack of pakora from Subzi Spice in exchange for a filled in nomination form.
So while The Curry King or Queen Award and The Lifetime Achievement Award stay under wraps until the night itself, the shortlisted nominees for this year’s Love Curry Presents The Scottish Curry Awards 2010 are:

Restaurant of the Year
•Taj Mahal – 101 High St, Biggar
•Cinnamon – 476 Union St, Aberdeen
•Kebabish Original – 128 Dalry Rd, Edinburgh
•Bukharah – 923 Sauchiehall St, Glasgow
•Spice – 46-50 Kirkton Park, East Kilbride

Takeaway of the Year
•Banana Leaf – 76 Old Dumbarton Rd, Glasgow
•Eastern Spices – 6 Howard St, Edinburgh
•Balti Club – 66 Woodlands Rd, Glasgow
•Cafe India – 29 Albion St, Glasgow
•The Blue Elephant- 299 George St, Aberdeen

Team of the Year
•Bombay Joes – 44 Gray St, Dundee
•Ashoka – 3 Rankine St, Johnston
•Amani – 28 Bernard St, Edinburgh
•Taza – Unit 1A City Quay, Camperdown St, Dundee
•Light of Bengal – 13 Rose St, Aberdeen

Chef of the Year
•Bukharah – 923 Sauchiehall St, Glasgow
•Taj Mahal – 101 High St, Biggar
•Balbir’s Route 77 – 38 Kilmarnock Rd, Symington, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire
•Chillies – 176-182 Woodlands Rd, Glasgow
•Britannia Spice – 150 Commercial Street, Edinburgh

Best Supermarket Curry of the Year

Curry Lover of the Year
•Ian McAllister –
•Trampy and The Tramp’s Glasgow of Curry –

Love Curry Presents The Scottish Curry Awards 2010 are taking place at The Thistle Hotel, Glasgow on June 15th, the event raises money for The Scottish Spina Bifida Association and includes a delicious five course meal, live entertainment, fundraising activities, several key note speakers and guarantees to be a great evening out. The winners will be announced shortly after the awards, for more information please visit

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