Tag : Indian Food in Vancouver

History of Indian Curry - Sula Indian Restaurant Blog

A Curious History of Curry

By early 1940-ies the word “curry,” in one form or another, had been assimilated into the cultures of Fiji, Japan, and Singapore; made its way to South Africa, Jamaica and Guyana; and even popped up in Britain, Germany, and Scandinavia (see: currywurst and curried herring). Even Americans had been eating it for a century, as the first American cookbook, 1824’s The Virginia Housewife, featured a curry recipe. However, one of the only places in the world that didn’t have a […]

Happy Valentine's at Sula Indian Restaurant

Have Your Special Valentine’s Dinner at Sula!

Valentine’s Day is a great opportunity to enjoy quality time with our loved ones. Here’s a bit of history. Today’s Valentine’s Day that we celebrate on 14th February, dates from the third century, the time of the Roman Empire. Emperor Claudius II forbade to soldiers to marry to prevent them to be tied to their family and, therefore, avoid going to war. All priests except one – called Valentin compiled the emperor’s command. This priest resisted to the Emperor’s decision and […]

Visit Sula during The Dine Out™ Vancouver Festival

The Dine Out™ Vancouver Festival is a 17 day celebration of the city’s culinary scene, with special events, menus, tastings, workshops and classes, starting in mid-January every year. And Sula is happy to be a part of it!   Check out our special Dine Out™ Menu and make an online reservation to join us!    

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Maggi, One of Vancouver’s Top Food Bloggers Visits Sula

We were happy to have Maggi, a popular Vancouver Food Blogger, for a tasting at Sula! And here’s what she had to say about her experience: “Today I was invited to try “Sula”, an authentic Indian restaurant, serving Indian cuisine prepared using traditional methods. They churn out staples like curries, tandoori breads, and rice; prepared with visual finesse. Here, I didn’t expect that I would discover a butter chicken recipe that I liked, that isn’t scooped out of a fast […]

2017 Annual Westender Dining Award - Sula Indian Restaurant Vancouver BC

Sula Receives Westender’s 2017 Annual Best Of The City Dining Award!

Westender magazine has recently conducted their 2017 Annual Best Of The City DINING readers’ choice awards and Sula won in two Categories: – 2nd Best Indian restaurant in Vancouver – 2nd Best East Side Take Out & Delivery in Vancouver Westender asked Vancouverites who does it best for in the food and beverage industry, in an online poll over a six week period on www.Westender.com, and got hundreds of votes in each category. The results were published in Westender Best of […]

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Areta, the Foodgressing Food Blogger Visits Sula

We were happy to have Areta from Foodgressing Food Blog at Sula last Friday! And here’s what she had to say about her experience: “Commercial Drive is full of interesting and unique eateries and that makes it an ideal destination for a gastronomic adventure. For those craving Indian food, Sula Restaurant at 1128 Commercial Drive is one place you do not want to miss. As a lover of Indian food, I was excited to try Sula Restaurant which has been open […]

bitemevancouver Food Blogger Visits Sula Indian Restaurant

Sula Indian Restaurant is the best Indian food in Vancouver for a reason. Situated in the heart of Commercial Drive, you can find all the hearty, authentic Indian food your heart desires in one spot. I was invited to come and try Sula’s food and write about my overall experience. If you are bored of your usual favorites when going to eat out with your friends, try out this authentic Indian restaurant for a change! With Taj Mahal wall art and Indian-inspired […]

Authentic Indian Food - Sula Indian Restaurant

What Makes Sula’s Food Authentic?

At Sula, we strive to be the best Indian restaurant in Vancouver. To meet this goal, we use traditional ingredients, flavours, and techniques. For us it all starts with authenticity, but authentic Indian cuisine can mean different things to different people. That’s because Indian cooking styles vary depending upon climate, culture, ethnicity, religion, and economic status. The one common factor is the careful use of spices and seasoning. Our kitchen has been carefully experimenting with spices over many years to […]

Key Ingredients for Indian Dishes - Sula Indian Restaurant

Key Ingredients for the Best Indian Dish Flavours

Using the right ingredients is key to achieve the best flavours in authentic Indian cooking. These key ingredients include legumes, rice, spices, coconut, and tomatoes. Legumes At Sula, we incorporate legumes and beans into many of our dishes. Legumes act as a high source of protein in our vegan options. Chickpeas are a staple in Indian cuisine and are used in our Channa Masala, Missi Roti, and as a batter in the Fish Pakora. Rice Rice is another staple in […]

Canada 150 - Sula Indian Restaurant

Canada Day 2017: A Day of Fun and Celebration

This Canada Day, celebrate Canada’s monumental 150th birthday by attending one of the many events taking place in and around Vancouver! There’s so much going on, it’s hard to capture it all — but here are a few highlights. Canada Place is hosting the largest celebration outside our nation’s capital. On July 1, 2017, Canada Place, Jack Poole Plaza, and the surrounding city streets will celebrate with daytime performances from Sam Roberts, Fefe Dobson, Emerson Drive, and many more. There […]