Priyanka Chopra officialy introduced the opening of her New York based mostly Indian restaurant, Sona, on Friday. Calling it a “labour of affection”, the worldwide icon stated she can’t wait to offer the world, a style of timeless India. The inauguration of Sona comes days after Priyanka, restaurateur Maneesh Goyal and their workforce held a prayer ceremony for the brand new enterprise.
Priyanka took to her Instagram web page and wrote a protracted publish of gratitude, thanking her workforce, together with husband Nick Jonas, for giving wings to her dream. She additionally expressed disappointment for not being there on Sona’s huge day, in individual, however in spirits.
Priyanka additionally shared a number of clicks from the restaurant, together with a glimpse into its desi delicacies. Her caption learn, “TODAY IS OPENING DAY @sonanewyork! What began as a easy craving for nice Indian meals has turn into this labour of affection, and I can’t wait to welcome you all in, and so that you can expertise timeless India within the coronary heart of NYC! This has been a workforce effort all the way in which… from the numerous many menu deliberations, meals tastings, and decor selections with @maneeshkgoyal, @davidrabin8, Chef @harinayak, and @mabowersinc, to touchdown on the right identify, all because of @nickjonas – sure! Hubby got here up with the identify at an early tasting with the workforce, as Sona means “gold,” and he had heard that phrase in India, nicely…A LOT, all through our marriage ceremony! We’re opening following all NYC and NY State security tips to make sure you have an evening to recollect. I’m devastated I’m not there to have a good time, however I’m undoubtedly there in coronary heart and spirit…and on FaceTime. We will’t wait to serve you! Hyperlink in Bio for all the main points. Sure workforce!! We did it!”
Restaurateur Maneesh Goyal, who has collaborated with Priyanka, revealed in an Instagram publish not too long ago, that the work on Sona kicked off work publish September 2019, with an goal to inaugurate the place by 2020. But it surely obtained delayed as a result of world getting shut down after the unfold of the coronavirus pandemic.