Award-successful actor and producer Priyanka Chopra Jonas recently announced the launch of her newest venture, an Indian delicacies cafe named Sona at 36 E 20th St New York, NY.
The eatery which is set to formally open on March 26, 2021 is co-owned by Priyanka and entrepreneurs Maneesh Goyal and David Rabin. Chef and culinary creator Hari Nayak is the head chef at Sona.
“I’m thrilled to existing to you SONA, a new cafe in NYC that I poured my love for Indian meals into. SONA is the extremely embodiment of timeless India and the flavours I grew up with. The kitchen area is helmed by the extraordinary Chef @harinayak, a masterful talent, who has produced the most scrumptious and ground breaking menu, using you on a food items journey via my incredible nation. SONA is opening afterwards this month, and I can’t wait around to see you there!,” Priyanka claimed in a put up before this thirty day period.
Goyal was born to Indian dad and mom who immigrated to the United States and opened the initially Indian restaurant in Dallas, Texas in 1975. He claims he grew up seeking to open his own cafe, and that his dream came true with the launch of Sona.
“Opening a cafe is a workforce effort for absolutely sure,” Goyal says in a publish. He calls Priyanka the resourceful power at the rear of the new eatery.
Nayak who he is also a restaurateur and a culinary specialist based in New York Town started his journey from the Culinary Institute of The us and these days, he is just one of the most sought just after Indian chefs.
“They say fantastic items come to individuals who wait around. It’s been a lengthy wait, New York…and it’s heading to be gold! I could not be a lot more thrilled and proud as I search ahead to welcome you all to @sonanewyork,” Nayak suggests in a post.
The cafe was meant to open up in the summer season of 2020 but the start was postponed because of to the coronavirus pandemic. The group executed a puja a couple of times ago at the restaurant to bless the launch.
The cafe has also partnered with NYC primarily based artwork agency Sunderlande to showcase artwork exclusively from India. That includes both modern as well as modern day artists, all items on see at SONA are out there for non-public acquisition, according to the restaurant’s internet site.
Sona will presently only provide dinner from Tuesday by way of Saturday, 5-11pm ET. The restaurant also attributes Mimi’s which is its beautiful personal dining place web hosting 8 to 30 friends.