Leader of the Pack: Head Judge Announced

Third in line to be revealed and leading our food-loving panel of judges is Simon Porter. The classically trained chef certainly knows a thing or two about food having worked in some of Leicester’s major hotels as well as Leicester City Football Club. He currently works as a full-time lecturer teaching his craft at Northampton […]

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TV chef revealed as mystery judge

The secret’s out! TV chef, presenter, food writer and author Kwoklyn Wan has been revealed as our second mystery judge. In his own words, the British-born Chinese chef is ‘totally in love and completely fascinated by food’ from growing up working in his family’s Cantonese restaurant, to becoming a successful chef. It’s no wonder he was […]

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CURRY LUNCHEON RAISES OVER £6000 FOR THE ARMY’S NATIONAL CHARITY

To mark the 75th anniversary of ABF The Soldiers’ Charity, their Leicestershire and Rutland committee held a curry luncheon for 200 guests at the stunning Keythorpe Manor. The cause joined forces with the Leicester Curry Awards as one of their chosen charities, who organised this year’s annual event to raise money for serving soldiers, veterans […]

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Leicester Curry Awards 2019: First Mystery Judge Announced

The Leicester Curry Awards 2019 is almost upon us and we couldn’t be more thrilled! The team has been working incredibly hard to make this year’s event bigger and better than the last. We received thousands of public nominations from more Indian eateries than the previous two years, but only five lucky finalists in each […]

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Award-winning singer to perform at this year’s event

As well as all the delicious food and seeing the winners of the Leicester Curry Awards, we’re excited about the live entertainment including opera singer, Lauren Rose. The special education needs teacher bagged the top prize at Leicester’s Got Talent last year with her mesmerising vocals to ‘Love Never Dies’ from Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical, The […]

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Second Charity Partner Revealed

Here at the Leicester Curry Awards 2019 we are incredibly passionate about supporting our local charities, so that said, we are delighted to share that our second charity partner at the 3rd annual event is Emmaus Leicestershire & Rutland. The global charity, which aims to combat homelessness, was founded in Paris in 1949 by MP, […]

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SANS Catering Supplies come on board as Associate Sponsor

The 2019 Leicester Curry Awards are looking set to be the best one yet as news of a new Associate Sponsor has just been announced. SANS Catering Supplies are based in Leicester and offer top of the range, quality kitchen supplies to buy and hire for bars, hotels restaurants and more. Run by Shyamal Brahmbhatt and his […]

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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 […]

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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, […]

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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 […]

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