On 8th October, the Asian Restaurant and Takeaway Awards (ARTA) 2023 celebrated the achievements of the UK’s Pan Asian cuisine industry at a prestigious event held at the Hilton Park Lane in London. Hosted by TV presenters, Samantha Simmonds and Paul Martin, the award ceremony featured a range of live entertainment, including a magic tricks show and performances by singer Kavya Limaye and Ujaan Mukherjee.

The winners of ARTA 2023 were announced, with The Milnrow Balti Restaurant in Rochdale, Oldham taking the title of Champion of Champion. The Chequers Indian Lounge in Great Blakenham, Ipswich was awarded National Chef of the Year, while Kaani Kaana in Chelmsford won National Takeaway of the Year.

ARTA Founder Mohammed Munim addressed the audience at the awards ceremony, praising the resilience of the industry in the face of operational and business challenges, such as staff shortages and the Covid pandemic. Munim also acknowledged the current cost of living crisis, which has seen the rise in the cost of supplies, ingredients, and energy, while customers are also dealing with tightened household budgets.

ARTA is the only official award that recognises, promotes, and celebrates the immense importance and popularity of the Pan Asian catering industry in the UK, as determined by its consumers.

The winners of the Asian Restaurant and Takeaway Awards 2023 were honoured at a prestigious ceremony in London on 8th October. Hosted by TV presenters, Samantha Simmonds and Paul Martin, the event celebrated the achievements of the UK’s Pan Asian cuisine industry. The Milnrow Balti Restaurant in Rochdale, Oldham was named Champion of Champion, while The Chequers Indian Lounge in Great Blakenham, Ipswich won the title of National Chef of the Year.

ARTA Founder Mohammed Munim addressed the audience at the awards ceremony, commending the industry for its resilience and fortitude in the face of a range of challenges, including the Covid pandemic and the current cost of living crisis. He also celebrated the success of multiculturalism in the UK.

ARTA is the only official award that recognises, promotes, and celebrates the immense importance and popularity of the Pan Asian catering industry in the UK, as determined by its consumers.

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