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August 2013

Absolutely Brilliant chutneys and pickles

19 Jul 2013     0 Comment(s)

The best Indian restaurant in Southall – an area known as “little India” – is set to launch its own brand of five superior quality hand-made chutneys and pickles in response to customer demand. Brilliant restaurant has already…

A Brilliant Result For Dipna

19 Jul 2013     0 Comment(s)

Congratulations are in order for Hospitality student Dipna Anand, whose family own the famous Brilliant Restaurant in Southall, for achieving a 1:1 pass in her BA (Hons) Hospitality management. During the course of her studies, Dipna put her scienti…

Charles's favourite curry house wins awards

19 Jul 2013     0 Comment(s)

A curry house favoured by members of the royal family won two national awards today. The family-run Brilliant Restaurant in Southall was named best Punjabi restaurant and given a lifetime achievement award in the Cobra Good Curry Awards. The 30-yea…

Restaurant with the spice of life

19 Jul 2013     0 Comment(s)

THE BRILLIANT RESTAURANT IS A SOUTHALL INSTITUTION.The Anand family business shot to success 25 years ago and is still at the cutting edge of Panjabi cuisine. Here, owner Davinder Anand spills the sabji (vegetables) on how a heart attack put healthy …

The Star of Business in Line for Awards

19 Jul 2013     0 Comment(s)

A YOUNG Southall woman who combines the roles of businesswoman, chef, lecturer and student has been nominated for a prestigious national award. Dipna Anand, 23, who combines working full time at her father’s Indian restaurant and studying for …

On the rise

19 Jul 2013     0 Comment(s)

They are launching businesses and moving up the career ladders. Lucy Ward meets a new generation of working Asian women beginning to make their presence felt. Glass ceilings are not known for shattering quietly, yet for one group of women climbing t…

Brilliant curry in Southall

19 Jul 2013     0 Comment(s)

A FAMILY run Southall curry house has won one of the most prestigious awards in the industry, beating off competition from thousands of other restaurants in the process. The Brilliant in Western Road, Southall, was named as the best restaurant in Gr…

Dipna Anand : Indian Cookery Guru

19 Jul 2013     0 Comment(s)

Indian cookery expert, Dipna Anand is on the brink of creating the next wave of Indian food as the number one healthy option. Dipna, 23, has created a complete menu of delicious low-fat recipes for her father’s award-winning Brilliant restauran…

TRH visit the Brilliant restaurant in Southall

19 Jul 2013     0 Comment(s)

The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall today visited an Indian restaurant which is backing a new campaign encouraging customers to ask where their food was produced. Their Royal Highnesses sampled cheeses and vegetables at the Brilliant res…

Royal visit for Indian restaurant

19 Jul 2013     0 Comment(s)

Prince Charles and Camilla have visited an Indian restaurant which is backing a new food information campaign. They sampled cheeses and vegetables at Brilliant in west London and discussed food miles and carbon footprints. Camilla asked for the Sou…


Masala Lamb

This is one of our specialty main course dishes in the restaurant and i…

Chicken Biryani

Biryani is a dish which was brought to India by the early Muslim settle…

Beyond Brilliant Book

Beyond Brillian

This book contains over 40 fabulous recipes from the kitchens of The Brilliant Restaurant.