SPICY SECRETS OF THE STARS
HOT CELEBRITY NEWS
ISSUE ONE • FEBRUARY 2003
STORIES FROM THE & THE HOME
VENUE IN TOWN SPOTTED IN BALTI KING
SEAN BEAN.... DAVE BASSETT...
NASEEM HAMED... EMILY LLOYD...
SAMANTHA JANUS... DAVID JASON...
STEPHEN HENDRY... SHANE RITCHIE...
216 FULWOOD RD,
& TAKEAWAY BROOMHILL
TELEPHONE 0114 2666655 & 2682277
THERE ARE SO MANY REASONS
at Balti King
WHAT could David “Del Boy” Jason possibly have
NOW MEET THE in common with world boxing champions Prince
Naseem Hamed and Johnny Nelson?
And what’s the link between actress Samantha
Janus and snooker stars Stephen Hendry and
REAL STAR! John Parrot?
The answer is that they are all on the roll-call of
celebrities who have dined at Balti King - Sheffield’s
restaurant for the stars.
CELEBRITIES come and go at Balti King but the restaurant’s No 1 Many big names from the worlds of showbiz, sport
attraction is its menu. Featuring around 290 stunning dishes and and even politics have enjoyed meals at the
accompaniments, it’s almost certainly the largest listing in the city. Broomhill restaurant down the years... and the list
This feast for the eyes has been added to over the years and it just continues to grow.
keeps getting bigger and bigger! So next time you call in for a meal, take a good
Allow yourself plenty of time to select from 34 mouthwatering look around. You could well spot the likes of
starters, dozens of Balti Specialities, all the traditional Indian Shane Ritchie, ex-Coronation Street star Chloe
favourites and a massive choice for vegetarian diners. It’s hardly Newsome, football bosses Dave Bassett, Wally
likely, but if you don’t find your favourite dish on the menu, just Downes, David Pleat and Neil Warnock,
let your waiter know what you require and the Balti King chefs will Holywood stars Sean Bean and Vinnie Jones
do their utmost to satisfy you. and perhaps even the Home Secretary,
No wonder Balti King attracts diners from all parts of David Blunkett MP!
South Yorkshire and as far afield as Leeds, Barnsley,
Wakefield and Nottingham!
Hamed, one of the
world’s wealthiest BALTI King recently
sportsmen, is an received confirmation of its
old friend of the enormous local popularity
Balti King when The Independent
restaurant newspaper awarded it a
high ranking in a list of
“Top 50 Places to Visit in
Another Sheffield Sheffield”.
superstar, actor Balti King customers
Sean Bean, is one already knew where to
of a number of return for top food and
film stars to have great service of course, but
visited Balti King at the newspaper’s praise
alerted many new diners
from far and wide.
Mon-Thu 12 noon - 3am
216 Fulwood Road,
Lots of free parking right
Fri & Sat 12 noon - 4am outside
Sun 12 noon - 2am
TELEPHONE 0114 2666655 & 2682277 & on the rooftop
WHY THIS VENUE IS ‘KING’
THE 1 AND Former
Palmer (front left)
THE BEST! and Ian Rush
(front right) are all
smiles on their
visit to Balti King
BALTI King prides itself on being a pioneering restaurant.
When it opened its doors almost a decade ago it was the
first restaurant in Sheffield to serve traditional Balti meals
and they remain the most popular dishes on the menu.
Baltis are cooked and served in the same cast-iron wok,
preserving the full flavour of the food for you to enjoy. There
are dozens of variations waiting to tempt you from chicken
and lamb to prawn and fish. If you fancy something exotic,
how about tucking into an
Achari Balti (cooked with a
special mixed Indian
Pickle in a delicious rich
sauce) or a Paneer balti BALTI King boss Tony Hussain shares one thing with all
(Kashmiri-style lamb with the top sportsmen who have dined at his restaurant...
curd cheese, onions, they all know that success can only be achieved
ginger, garlic and through sound teamwork
coriander)? That has been an important factor behind the growth
If you have a mighty of Balti King. Several staff members have worked with
appetite, Balti King has restaurant owner Tony Hussain for a number of years
monster meals to satisfy and this continuity pays dividends.
you. A Titanic Balti always “All our success has been achieved as a team and
goes down well... it’s that is importannt to us,” said Tony. “Our regular
stuffed with fish, king prawn, customers are happy to have the same members of
tuna and prawns cooked in a that team serve them over and again. We know their
medium sauce. Or how about a first names and they know ours.
Made-in-Sheffield Full Monty Balti, a “Everyone is made welcome here at Balti King, whether
dish overflowing with stripped chicken, lamb, minced lamb, they are a local, a film star or a top sportsman.”
fish, prawns, king prawn, tuna and egg! Continuing the teamwork theme, Balti King is one of the
largest sponsors of local sporting teams, supporting a
number of local rugby, hockey and football clubs.
David Blunkett MP
(right) makes a
Head Chef Jalal
Din to mark his
sterling service in
the Balti King
On orders within a
216 Fulwood Road,
Balti King staff are available
four-mile radius of to cater for private parties
Broomhill in your home
TELEPHONE 0114 2666655 & 2682277
THE TASTIEST DEAL IN TOWN
THIS GREAT BALTI KING OFFER
WILL SAVE YOU 50% OFF THE
COST OF A MAIN COURSE MEAL
FEELING hungry? Of course you along your family, your along
are, so why not take advantage friends or your work to
of this terrific money-saving colleagues and all Broomhill!
members of your party will This special
Balti King offer? see the bill for their tasty main voucher can be
Restaurant proprietor Tony Hussain course cut in half! used at any time
(pictured) is offering a tasty treat for If you’ve eaten at Balti King before, during 2003, but not in
customers old and new with this you’ll no doubt already be searching conjunction with any other Balti King
special 2003 meal deal. for a pen with which to complete the offer. All you have to do to take
He is offering a fabulous 50% off the claim form. If you haven’t yet advantage of this great saving is
cost of your main course meal when discovered the delight’s of Sheffield’s complete the form below and hand it
you dine at his award-winning favourite indian restaurant, this is the to your waiter when you order your
Broomhill restaurant. You can take perfect opportunity to get yourself food at Balti King.
BALTI KING 50% OFF CUT OUT THIS MONEY-SAVING VOUCHER TODAY!
A MAIN COURSE More soccer
celebs at Balti
NAME........................................................................ King. This
ADDRESS................................................................. time it’s
.................................................................................... Jones, Derek
This voucher can be used at any time at Balti King, and Dave
Broomhill, Sheffield. It cannot be used in conjunction with Bassett pictured
any other offer or for takeaway food.
with Tony Hussain.
JOHN PARROT... CHLOE NEWSOME...
IAN RUSH... NIGEL BENN...
WALLY DOWNES... JOHNNY NELSON...
VINNIE JONES... DAVID BLUNKETT...
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