Newlands Bihari Indian Restaurant - Authentic North Indian food
Bihari Newlands opens at the Southern Sun Newlands
The new 'exotic chic' Bihari Newlands, opened it's doors in April 2009 at Southern Sun Newlands offering diners and curry lovers the finest North Indian cuisine prepared by qualified chefs from this region.
The Bihari group bears testimony to the ever magical experience of Indian dining amongst the mother city's diverse locals. Upon entering Bihari Newlands the beautifully handcrafted and noble Bengal Tiger, a significantly powerful and historical creature in India, welcomes guests and transforms an ordinary experience into one of imagination.
Bihari's offer an extensive menu of mild to fiery mouth watering fusions from Northern India as well as regional cuisine. Food is prepared in authentic Indian style in the restaurant's tandoor ovens on hot open coals, providing its distinctive flavour. Meals served on heated clay plates or in pots, are not only visually enticing but a culinary delight. Begin your feast with a selection of delectable vegetable, chicken and tandoor starters, samoosas, a choice of no less than seven (7) naan breads and shami kebabs. Mains include a variety of curries and Indian Tandoor items guaranteed to tantalise the tastebuds such as Lamb Rogan Josh - simply mouth watering for those virgin tasters, whilst Lamb Vindaloo is bound to heat things up a few degrees. For seafood lovers, be sure to try the Prawn Korma cooked in an Indian white sauce. Vegetarians will be equally satisfied with their meal, being spoilt for choice with a wide option of curries and tandoor dishes to sample from. 26 year old Yash Bir Singh has been cooking in Bihari kitchens since the opening of their first restaurant in July 2007 and has since been involved with the successful launch of Bihari Newlands.
Now at the helm of Bihari Newlands, Yash brings his divine touch and inspiration to each dish on the menu with true North Indian hospitality and commitment. Accustomed to working in 5 star hotels from his years of training and preparation as a chef in India, Yash is confident about Bihari's status as one South Africa's best hotel restaurants.
With a Hotel Management Diploma from the Taj Institute and numerous years of experience in some of the countries top hotels such as the Fortune Hotel, ITC Kakatiya in Hyderabad; The Oberoi in Mumbai; and Park Plaza, Goregaon East, Mumbai, internationally recognised for all-round excellence and unparalleled levels of service, it's not difficult to understand why Bihari's have done and will continue to do so well.
Bihari Newlands is equipped with a full bar and lounge with a central fireplace for those cosy winter evenings, a private cellar and an outside seating and entertainment area. Smaller intimate dining spaces and open plan seating, the restaurant capacity seats 132 people comfortably, offers guests ample space for entertaining which makes Bihari Newlands the ideal spot for dinner parties, corporate functions, weddings or simply a romantic night out. Bihari is the place to be. Tantalising. Addictive. Indian cuisine never tasted better.
With a historical reputation of being industry leaders the cosmopolitan Southern Sun Newlands is set in the lush garden suburb of Newlands is a Signature Conference hotel and offers business and leisure travellers luxury accommodation. Bihari is Located on the ground floor, Southern Sun Newlands, Main Rd, Newlands is close proximity to the world-renowned Newlands Rugby and Cricket Stadium. Bihari is open 7 days a week for lunch and dinner. Contact 021 674 7186 for bookings and more information about functions, conferencing or accommodation.