The British public are known as some of the curry eaters of the world – there are close 10,000 curry houses spread across the UK – and the fiery foodies of the country are spoiled for choice by the range of restaurants before them. In the West Midlands, one is at the very epicentre of the Indian restaurant culture, and the competition between masala merchants, samosa sellers, tandoori traders and dhal dispensers in fierce to say the least. In the Lye district of Stourbridge they are proud of their local dealers, and in the form of the Balti Bazaar on Pedmore Road, they have one of the best around. Their range of curries is typically extensive, and to complement them, you can choose from a huge range of starters, tandoori specialities, sides and breads, as well as house specials that are unique to this part of Stourbridge. Set a course for Lye station – or Pedmore Road – and book a table now.