bollywood,by far the best curry house in taichung

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bollywood,by far the best curry house in taichung

Postby Chef David » 14 Aug 2006, 18:22

Original Title: bollywood,by far the best curry house in taichung

after trying various different outlets in the quest for the proper curry,I was left desappointed so many times.

last night was very different,I finally stepped in "bollywood",it had taken me a while because previously the place had a "rasta" theme,quite fine for a bar,but for eatery....no sirrreee

then the place was revamped and rebranded,only little itch was that in small font,bollywood presented itself as "kebabish 2"...
having had a terrible meal at the original kebabish,i wasn't rushing to check out this new place.

I am now glad i did,the setting is pleasant,traditional indian music is played (which is a thousand time better than the modern,loud,punjabi we are treated with at andrews)the staff knows what they are doing and knowledgeable in what's cooking,the icing on the cake?.....they speak english :noway:

the meal was served before I had put down the menu,it worried me at first,because this is often a sign of pre-cooked rubbish,but i guess the chefs must have been on the old red bull.....or something. :lol:
the flavour was authentic,fresh,juicy chicken,rice cooked to perfection,and the naan.....pure bliss....

I'll visit again very soon,for I want to make sure it's consistent before I am willing to bring friends or business there,but if my first time there turns out to be what we'll get in the future,I'll definately be back....often
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Postby sandman » 14 Aug 2006, 18:30

Address?
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Postby Taichung Social Club » 14 Aug 2006, 20:26

I have been to Bollywood a number of times, and have never been disatisfied with the food nor the service.
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Postby Joesox » 15 Aug 2006, 10:59

Taichung Social Club wrote:I have been to Bollywood a number of times, and have never been disatisfied with the food nor the service.
I like Bollywood. The food's great and reminds me of British curry houses.
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Postby sandman » 15 Aug 2006, 14:17

Address! Quick, else I'll visit a plague of locusts upon all your houses.
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Postby TomHill » 15 Aug 2006, 14:22

sandman wrote:Address! Quick, else I'll visit a plague of locusts upon all your houses.


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Postby Taffy » 15 Aug 2006, 14:25

1026 Jianxing Rd
健行路1026號
(04) 2319-2828

If it's as good as people here reckon, I might have to mosey on down to Taichung in the near future...
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Postby Joesox » 15 Aug 2006, 14:31

Edit: I accidentally posted a PM -- something to the effect of "Don't you Taipei-ers come down here spoiling our Taichung curry house paradises!" ;)
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Postby Chef David » 15 Aug 2006, 18:21

why was my title edited?
"If you are easily offended by direct aspersions on your lineage, the circumstances of your birth, your sexuality, your appearance, the mention of your parents possibly commingling with livestock, then the world of professional cooking is not for you." A. Bourdain
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Postby redwagon » 15 Aug 2006, 18:48

dablindfrog wrote:why was my title edited?
Because you didn't answer Sandy's question quickly and courteously, and he's the mod.

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