We’ve been getting some attention in the local press….

“Guests who visit the bar will be transported back to the 19th century, where they will experience the culture that inspired Anglo-Indian cuisine.” – Gloucestershire live

“The owners of East India Cafe, the award-winning Anglo-Indian restaurant situated in the regency town of Cheltenham Spa, are the team behind Memsahib Gin & Tea Bar, a new “premium” venue which will offer house-distilled gin, afternoon Chai tea and light snacks.”  – Bar magazine
 
 “The British Raj period will be channelled for a new ‘gin and tea’ bar based in the UK town of Cheltenham.  “Our customers absolutely loved the idea of mixing gin and tea together and after extensive research this is why we decided to open the Gin and Tea Bar,” said Rasel Mahmud, development chef at East India Café.” Amy hopkins, The Spirts Business
 
“Operated by the team behind the East India Café, Memsahib Gin and Tea Bar will serve 55 gins, sourced from around the world. It also plans to serve up its own distilled gin alongside a range of teas and food from East India Café’s Anglo-Indian menu.

Litu Mohiuddin, co-owner of East India Cafe & the new Memsahib Gin and Tea Bar, said: ‘Everything is coming together and, while we’ve not got a fixed date yet, we know we’ll be ready to open in mid-October.” -SoGlos