Textiles to tandoori, Suresh Ruia’s restaurant vision

A BUSINESSMAN with a successful track record in textiles has launched a new venture in the restaurant sector, inspired by his passion for authentic Indian food.

Suresh Ruia, 60, a well-connected and respected India-born entrepreneur who founded Manchester-based textiles and homewares business Beamfeature in 1986, says he was inspired to open Aamchi Mumbai in Cheadle out of frustration at not being able to find a "proper" Indian restaurant near his south Manchester home.

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