Wednesday, 4 November 2009

SHISH MAHAL ADVERT - 1979

This ad for the Shish Mahal Tandoori Restaurant in Commercial Street is from 1979.
Not sure whether the sales pitch in it is supposed to be tongue in cheek or if it's a result of an over the top translation, but it makes pretty funny reading.
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3 comments:

  1. I'm trying to work out where in Commercial Street the Shish Mahal was. I remember the name but can't think where it was.

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    1. Near the bottom on the right hand side

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  2. it was the only time i ever got served by a waiter wearing a bonnet

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