The Setting: a classic English pub on the corner of
Pulteney Street and Beak Street in Soho. You walk
in, get jostled among the crowd at the bar and make your way to the back of the
crowded room. There is a room at the rear, full of plush leather booths with
emerald tiled walls. The warm lighting and lit candelabras create a cozy, inviting atmosphere. You say you have a reservation, get led to your table and
gaze appreciatively at your menu.
The Location: The Darjeeling Express pop-up restaurant run by Asma Khan in the Sun and 13
pub in Soho.
Not quite your typical restaurant, not quite a supper-club – this is a temporary takeover of Sun and 13
kitchen’s by Asma, serving authentic Mughal cuisine with