London South is back in the competition for 2013 and represents an
area that includes many well known restaurants
London is the greatest melting pot of cultures and communities in
Britain. Greater London is home to 4.5 million 'non-white' British
residents accounting for 41% of all 'non-white' residents in England
and Wales. Newham and Brent have over 80% and just 44.9% of London's
residents are 'White British' and 37% were born outside the UK. The
Indian community represents 6.6% of the population at 542,857 then
Pakistani (223,797) and Bangladeshi (222,127) almost equal at 2.7%.
54.37% of Britain's Bangladeshi community live in London, 11.09% in
West Midlands and 9.19% in the North West(mainly Oldham) followed by
East(mainly Luton) at 6.54% and Yorkshire at 4.36%.
Croydon is 11th in the list of London boroughs with the largest
Asian population at 59,627 of which 24,660 are Indian, 10,865
Pakistani and 2,570 Bangladeshi. Merton is some way behind with
36,143 in total of which 8,106 are Indian, 7,337 Pakistani and 2,216 Bangladeshi.
Councils : Bexley ; Bromley ; Croydon ;
Greenwich ; Lewisham ; Merton ; Richmond ; Kingston ; Sutton
LONDON SOUTH CURRY SCENE PROFILE
London South is a very interesting area as it has developed
several top class curry restaurants that could be the envy of many in
Central London. Babur SE23 has been at the
top for many years and Cinnamon Culture in
Bromley is on the fast track upwards. Chak89
is another award winner as is Deepinder Sondhi's Roz
ana in Kingston upon Thames. Other popular restaurants are Just
Mango Tree, Tamasha and Madhowan in Bromley, Shampan 2, Sangri in
Croydon, Shampan 2, Curry Garden in Richmond and Mogul in Gteenwich.
Trip Advisor list over 12000 restaurants in London of which almost
1000 are curry restaurants.
TEAM TO REPRESENT LONDON SOUTH :
Four restaurants have been chosen with the help of
your votes to represent London South for judging purposes.
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The team voted to represent London South 2016 is :
Babur 119 Brockley Rise SE23 1JP Tel : 020 8291 2400 www.babur.info
Karnavar 62 South
End Croydon Tel 020 8686 2436 www.karnavar.com
Cinnamon Culture 46 Plaistow Lane Bromley BR1
3PA Tel : 020 8289 0322 www.cinnamonculture.com
Roz Ana 4-8 Kingston
Hill Kingston upon Thames Tel 020 8546 6388 www.roz-ana.com