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Frank Khalid & Archbishop of Canterbury

Frank Khalid, owner of the award winning London restaurant Chak 89, was honoured with the British Community Honours Award at the House of Lords in recognistion of his outstanding contribution and services to the community.

Frank is also the owner of Elbrook Cash and Carry Ltd, the mother company to the Chak 89 and most recently Chak 89 Television and Film Studios in Hayes, Middlesex. Having set up Elbrook Cash and Carry in 1984 at the tender age of 15, through his hard work, passion and dedication he quickly expanded, turning it into a multimillion pound company. In 2003 he had his eyes on setting up a banqueting and restaurant venue and today it is known as none other than the famous Chak 89

Chak 89, is an award winning restaurant and banquet venue which serves up traditional Indian cuisine. With its decor, ambient atmosphere and high quality food, Chak 89 became a venue that is visited by many famous people from Bollywood actors, Hollywood stars, sportsmen and women, pop stars, musicians and political figures. Today it is one of London’s most prestigious restaurants and banqueting halls. It has won many awards including those at the British Curry Awards, English Curry Awards and Caterer of the Year event to name but a few.

Most recently, Frank has ventured out into the world of Television and Films by setting up 100,000 square feet television and film studios in Hayes next to Southall. This has already attracted Hollywood, British and Bollywood productions.

Frank, is proud to be the owner of a business with an annual turnover of £130m. This has helped him achieve personal honours such as Entrepreneur of the Year, Business Person of the Year awards as well as many others.

We asked him about his award and Frank replied, “This award is special to me, not because it reflects on me but it shows that community and service is what all businesses should look at achieving and contributing to.”


Chak89 are not only the best Indian restaurant in London, but are also perfect for all types of wedding celebrations and a great Indian wedding venue, they can accommodate and cater for up to 650 guests in two adjoining banquet halls. They are also perfect for business conferences, or can bring the CHAK89 experience to you by allowing their Indian caterers to stage your special day at any venue of your choice.

Click here - for Indian catering services or Click here for banquet hall bookings.

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