THE MEMSAHIB EXPERIENCE

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The Memsahib Experience-

Recreating History

The Memsahib Experience – a truly unique dining experience, featuring live entertainment, fantastic Anglo Indian Tapas food, paired with carefully selected drinks and an insight into a little known chapter of Cheltenham’s history.

Book now below to avoid disappointment as numbers are strictly limited.
On Thursday 21st October at 7:30pm we invite you to join us for our Memsahib Experience, an evening of ‘Tapas, Cocktails and History’. Enjoy an evening of Anglo-Indian Tapas, gin infused cocktails and a history of the remarkable lives of the Memsahibs, just some of which are shown in the portraits hanging on our wall. Hear the fascinating stories of these powerful women and their connections to Cheltenham. The Memsahibs were rightly famed for empowering women in India over the last 200 years. The presentation will be quite literally brought to life by actors from ‘The Cheltenham Promenaders’ guided tour company.

Relax in the Memsahib Gin and Tea Bar and enjoy the taste of Anglo-Indian days gone by! The full menu is provided below. The evening provides excellent value at £55 per head including the live entertainment, add full drinks flight for only £20.

The Memsahib Experience –

Recreating History

The Memsahib Experience – a truly unique dining experience, featuring live entertainment, fantastic Anglo Indian Tapas food, paired with carefully selected drinks and an insight into a little known chapter of Cheltenham’s history.

Book now below to avoid disappointment as numbers are strictly limited.
On Friday 13th August at 7:30pm we invite you to join us for Memsahib on the Wall an evening of ‘Tapas, Cocktails and History’. Enjoy an evening of Anglo-Indian Tapas, gin infused cocktails and a history of the remarkable lives of the Memsahibs, just some of which are shown in the portraits hanging on our wall. Hear the fascinating stories of these powerful women and their connections to Cheltenham. The Memsahibs were rightly famed for empowering women in India over the last 200 years. The presentation will be quite literally brought to life by actors from ‘The Cheltenham Promenaders’ guided tour company.

Relax in the Memsahib Gin and Tea Bar and enjoy the taste of Anglo-Indian days gone by! The full menu is provided below. The evening provides excellent value at £55 per head including the live entertainment, add full drinks flight for only £20.

Tasting Menu

  • | Without Drinks - £55
  • | With Drinks - £75 |

 

 

Welcome drink  

Start the evening with a Singapore Sling and learn the history of the cocktail 

Appetiser

Assam tea brewed mulligatawny soup

First Course

Samosa, salad, white chai tamarind 

Bombay Presidency cucumber punch teapot 

Entertainment break – Explanation of Memsahib and connection with Cheltenham

Second Course

Sea Bass parcel with spinach lime and baby potato

Tropical mango tea gin with light Indian tonic

Third Course

Guinea fowl tikka, lime, ginger and mozzarella chaat

Sanziana Pinot Grigio

Interval

Turmeric matcha sorbet

Entertainment break – Memsahib on the wall – Periodic drama 

Fourth Course

Dry-aged bresaola steak, salad and paratha bread

Sanziana Pinot Noir Transylvania and Banat, Romania (Certified Vegan)

Final Course

Gulab jamun cheesecake and kulfi  

Flower of Asia, Taiwanese oolong tea

Q&A Session 

 Phil, actors and historian/writer Mike Bottomley available for chat and Q&As 

Vegetarian option available. Please speak with your server

Scheduled dates include:

21st October and 25th November

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