Somerset Masala announces opening date for Indian restaurant


A TAUNTON restaurant will soon reopen under new management, bringing a taste of India to the county town.

The new restaurant, Somerset Massalawill open at Heron Gate (near the Odeon Cinema and McDonald’s drive-thru) on Friday, September 30.

The Executive Chef, Anil Panchal, has worked in the best hotels around the world, which has given him extensive experience in Indian and Bangladeshi cuisine.

Kazi Hoque, the restaurant manager, believes that Anil has created a menu that is both modern and authentic for the enjoyment of locals.

He said, “We hope to welcome everyone to experience Anil’s exquisite creations in the cozy atmosphere of the restaurant.”

The varied and dynamic menu features classic dishes like kala bhuna beef, tandoori king prawns, butter chicken and chicken tikka masala.

There’s also a kids’ menu, as well as an offer for kids under seven to eat free on its ‘Sunday Family Days’.

Executive chef Anil Panchard flambés the ingredients in the kitchen. Photo: Somerset Masala

Somerset Masala is offering restaurant customers 25% off all food orders during its opening week (September 30 to October 7).

The restaurant also offers a special opening night menuincluding papadoms, a choice of starter, any main dish and any rice or naan.

You can also enjoy live music on its opening night and Saturday, October 1.

The restaurant previously housed Royal Taste, Tiffins Indian Buffet and Restaurant and Mandarian, a Chinese buffet restaurant.

For more information, visit his Facebook page or call 01823 332626.


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