Press

As Featured In…

A Michelin plate that redefines the Indian palate

All chefs have the same story. It begins in the kitchens of their mothers and grandmothers. My own mother was a wonderful cook and she is the one who sparked my lifelong interest in food,” says Chef Dayanshakar Sharma, whose London restaurant, Grand Trunk Road, was...

read more

Regional Indian Food at The Grand Trunk Road, South Woodford

The reputation of The Grand Trunk Road goes before it.  Chef  Dayashankar Sharma was head chef at Michelin-starred Mayfair Indian restaurant Tamarind. and Kensington classic Zaika while the owner, Rajesh Suri’s restaurateur credentials hail from management experience...

read more

Spotlight by Shilani Sadh

Chef Dayashankar Sharma adds “My childhood memories around food have inspired me to become a chef... I understood at a very early age... (Thanks to my Mother’s exceptional cooking) that food Is a great “Connector” that can get families together... some of...

read more

A review of South Woodford’s Grand Trunk Road

Grand Trunk Road based in the vibrant city of South Woodford is a homely restaurant specialising in authentic Indian food. The namesake restaurant is inspired by the longest road in Asia, which was built in the 16th century for traders who travelled through...

read more