3,000 meals in 3 days to COVID heroes

Following the success of our free NHS meals, we extended our offer to all the COVID heroes who put themselves out there on the front line dedicating their lives to helping others. Last week, over 3 days we delivered 3,000 meals which were greatly received. After the support we have been shown throughout this pandemic, […]

Midlothian restaurants curry on with charity support

Two Midlothian restaurants have stepped in to give a helping hand to vulnerable children badly hit by the pandemic in the lead up to Christmas. Itihaas in Dalkeith and The Radhuni in Loanhead will donate 25p to the national charity Children 1st for every takeaway purchased until December 20, to support local children. Customers are […]

Two Edinburgh Indian restaurants named Local Covid Curry Heroes

The owner of two popular local Indian restaurants have been given extraordinary recognition for coming to the aid of people in need in their local communities throughout the pandemic. Restaurateur Matin Khan who manage Itihaash on Eshbank Road, Dalkeith and his son Habibur Khan who runs Radhuni at Clerk Street, Loanhead, have jointly contributed over […]

National curry champion voted Lothian counties’ top restaurant

A year after winning the title of Scotland’s top curry house, The Radhuni in Loanhead has been named best restaurant in its local region. The award was announced at Midlothian and East Lothian Chamber of Commerce’s annual Food and Drink Awards, held for the first time by video links because of the pandemic. The Chamber’s […]

Higher tier customers fear for Loanhead curry house

One of Midlothian’s leading restaurants has urged diners to stay away – shortly after being given the all-clear to open its doors again. The owners of Radhuni in Loanhead are delighted that Midlothian will next week move from Tier 3 to Tier 2 in the pandemic restrictions, which means it can resume serving alcohol with […]

Helping our local clubs through the uncertainty of Covid-19

Extra time awarded for four clubs after support from local curry house. One of Scotland’s top Indian restaurants is currying favour with their local community by sponsoring four grassroots clubs to help them through the uncertainty of Covid-19. This is despite the Scottish government blowing the whistle on the Radhuni in Loanhead which has been […]

Getting ready for restaurant re-opening

Current Curry Restaurant of the Year Radhuni, in Loanhead, and Itihaas in Dalkeith are due to re-open indoors on July 15 and 20 respectively. Both restaurants are owned by the same family. On Thursday, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said it would be appropriate for the two metre physical distancing rule to be eased for outdoor […]

Loanhead curry house set to open outside

In preparation for the re-opening of outdoor restaurants in Scotland, Radhuni at Loanhead installed a huge clear glass fibre canopy above its renovated garden, The Sanctuary, to help it continue serving customers even if it rains. Its hopes of a quick return were dashed recently when First Minister Nicola Sturgeon unexpectedly declined to name an […]

Immigration reforms praised by Midlothian curry king

Midlothian’s top curry restaurateur has welcomed the UK Government’s points-based immigration reforms, saying they could help save many restaurants from going bust. Habibur Khan, who runs The Radhuni restaurant in Loanhead, said the proposed lower salary threshold would help the UK’s most popular ethnic restaurants. “The proposals means these restaurants will be able to better […]