Leicester Curry Awards partners up ABF The Soldiers’ Charity

The city’s glamorous Curry Awards are proud to announce that next year’s event will support ABF The Soldiers’ Charity. Running since 1944, the national charity has helped millions of people and strives to maintain the same respect and trust as the Army. They pride themselves in offering a lifetime of support to soldiers and veterans […]

Read More
Pictured above, some of the team from Mattioli Woods. Picture Credit: Pukaar News

Mattioli Woods proud to support Leicester Curry Awards 2019

We are delighted to announce we have landed a fantastic new sponsor for the 2019 Leicester Curry Awards in the shape of Mattioli Woods. One of the UK’s leading providers of wealth management and employee benefits, the nationwide business is the fifth sponsor of our prestigious awards. Founded in Leicester in 1991 by Ian Mattioli and Bob Woods, […]

Read More

Nominate the best of the best in the Leicester Curry Awards 2019

Glory awaits the best local curry houses as award nominations for next year’s glittering event will open on 1 December. Now in its third year, the Leicester Curry Awards are undoubtedly one of the most exciting competitions to have landed on our shores. The awards are the only accolades which celebrate the diversity of the foodie scene […]

Read More
Photo Credit: Pukaar News


The Leicester Curry Awards 2018 is right around the corner, and although it’s been a tremendous amount of hard work, it’s been an exciting few months in the run-up to this point. With over 5,000 public votes and around 300 curry houses nominated across the city and county, only 30 eateries made it into the […]

Read More
untitled 2

Our event director Priti Raichura on planning the 2018 awards

“In just over a month the city will be bringing together the best curry establishments all under one roof. Yes that’s right, the Leicester Curry Awards are fast approaching and I’ve been busy working behind the scenes to put together an unforgettable evening for all our finalists and guests to enjoy. Last year was our first […]

Read More

Strike a pose

It’s been an exciting few months for the Leicester Curry Awards and we’re all on tenterhooks to find out who made it in to the final shortlist (all will be revealed Friday 9 March, so stay tuned)! Coming back to the awards itself, the team is working hard behind the scenes to ensure the red-carpet event […]

Read More
Pic Credit: Pukaar News/Leicester Curry Awards

The first ever National Samosa Week launches in the city

As well as the arrival of Spring we’re also looking forward to the first ever National Samosa Week. That’s right, a whole week dedicated to the triangle-shaped savoury snack from April 9-13, 2018. Founded by the Leicester Curry Awards, the aim of the week-long event is to draw attention to the rich culture and food […]

Read More
crop 3

Magical Entertainment

We have a feast of entertainment lined up for you at this year’s Leicester Curry Awards and we are delighted to announce our second performer at the prestigious event, local magician John Constantine. Performing professionally for over 20-years, John specialises in high quality close-up magic, also known as strolling magic, mix and mingle magic and […]

Read More
Pukaar News Leicester Curry Awards 2017 at Athena.

When will the shortlist for the Leicester Curry Awards 2018 be revealed?

The best curry restaurants in Leicester and the county are up for consideration for six prestigious awards and we’re edging closer to finding out who the five finalists will be in each category. We can now reveal that this year’s shortlist will be announced on Friday 9 March from 10am – 12 midday. The event will once again take place at BBC […]

Read More
DSC_0680 (3)

Dynamic dance group to perform at Leicester Curry Awards 2018

The team here are delighted to announce that the first performers for the city’s prestigious food awards will be Creative Edge. The local dance company has only been running a short while but has already garnered a strong following and received a tremendous amount of support. Co-founded by choreographer Danielle Limmage who has been performing across the […]

Read More