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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Habibur Khan became the youngest winner of a British Curry Award and immediately dedicated his restaurant’s triumph to his waitress diagnosed with terminal cancer. The 120 seat Indian-Bangladeshi Radhuni in Loanhead was named best restaurant in Scotland at the British Curry Awards, held at a glittering, star-studded gala dinner attended by 1,700 VIPs and leading […]

Leading politicians from all Scotland’s major parties have united to congratulate Loanhead restaurant Radhuni on its fundraising for cancer sufferers. A motion from Midlothian North and Musselburgh MSP Colin Beattie, adopted by the Scottish Parliament after winning cross-party support, praised the Bangladeshi-Indian restaurant “for its community support and initiative to help others” following its fundraising […]