Hurry, it’s half price curry…

Our Bramshot Avenue correspondent Boneyboy has a nose for a bargain…

“The Haweli Tandoori takeaway opens on Monday 23rd May in the premises on Bramshot Avenue previously occupied by Desi Spice. Leaflets delivered locally and a sign in the window offer 50% off menu prices in their first week.

The menu offers what I would describe as standard Indian takeaway fare. The leaflet delivered through my door contains a number of errors, including a wrong telephone number, corrected by hand , and directions that Bramshot Avenue is “off Victoria Way and Westcombe Avenue”. Let’s hope their cooking is better than the proofreading.”

Your considered opinions on Haweli’s fare would be welcome.

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3 thoughts on “Hurry, it’s half price curry…

  1. Marco May 23, 2011 / 16:45

    I wasn’t too impressed with their proof reading either.
    I can see the chain of events whereby a hand written note was printed up by someone who perhaps has English as a second language.
    Anyway, I was a little perplexed by:
    “We have scarcheel deep into India’s culinary culture….”
    I’ll be trying their food this week for sure.
    Just hope the price list hasn’t got too many typos.

  2. ScarletManuka May 23, 2011 / 22:08

    ‘WE ARE FAST, BEST & TASTE’… was chuckling about that claim for a while. Still, it’s in keeping with the quote on other side of the underpass… ‘I quietly observes…’
    Gotta love a good smelling pistake .

  3. Steve May 24, 2011 / 10:14

    Popped along there last night. The 50% off offer had clearly worked – I don’t think I’ve ever seen a takeaway so busy on a Monday night. The curry was pretty average fare, not up to the standard of the Indian restaurants down by Westcombe Park station, but not a bad effort for their opening day. I might have to try them a couple more times before coming to a final conclusion – well, that’s my excuse anyway!

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