As we pulled up outside the restaurant it was clear a whole lot of other people had ordered at the same time as we did.
Curry fans are being given a chance to vote for their favourite eatery in the North-east.
When things are all getting a bit hectic and a touch stressy, we have a saying in Begbie Towers ... just go Zen.
When it comes to Chinese food there isn't exactly a lack of choice pretty much anywhere these days.
Our Panda Valley takeaway forged a rift in dinner-table opinion.
WHEN you are watching your weight, Chinese is always a good option.