Review: The Royal Tandoori restaurant, Selsdon

Posted on June 26th, by Cassie Whittell in Culture. 1 Comment

Fresh flavours and shiny, happy service makes this an Indian restaurant to remember

Sometimes, standard Indian restaurant fare is a bit… beige. Bland-looking. It’s hard to remember a good Indian restaurant meal, unless you’re lucky enough to have a decent curry house close by. We stopped off at the Royal Tandoori in Selsdon on a Saturday evening after a day of watching World Cup footie, expecting… well, … Read More »

Restaurant review: Kalpa, West Croydon

Posted on February 7th, by Paul Dennis in Culture. 4 comments

This venture from the acclaimed team behind South Croydon’s Karnavar does not disappoint

Time from West Croydon:  5 minutes

5-7 St James’s Road, Croydon CR0 2SB

Croydon’s restaurant quarter is well-established; boasting a fine range of eateries with cuisine for all tastes, it is deserving of the stellar reputation that it has made for itself.

One of the big success stories down South Croydon … Read More »

I’m positive about leaving

Posted on June 21st, by Ahzaz Chowdhury in Politics & Society, Topical. No Comments

Local businessman Az Chowdhury presents a case for leaving the EU that’s more upbeat than others you may have read

On 23rd June, each of us has the opportunity to cast their vote in the EU Referendum. How will it affect the country as a whole, and us in Croydon? Ultimately, should we vote to remain or leave?

I will be voting to leave the EU. … Read More »

Restaurant review: Sangri

Posted on March 13th, by Tom Lickley in Culture. No Comments

Tom Lickley and Cormac Mannion’s restaurant tour trilogy concludes at Sangri, a surprisingly distinct Indian restaurant in the south of the High Street

Sangri Indian Restaurant, 265 High Street, Croydon CR0 1QH.
Time from East Croydon:  15 minutes 

Ahh, curry. It’s not exactly hard to find an Indian restaurant in Croydon, and find a good quality one at that. If there’s one thing that unites … Read More »