Viceroy manager makes national shortlist

Manager of Bondholder restaurant The Viceroy, Sajid Hussian, has been nominated for the General Manager of the Year award in the English Curry Awards.

I just try to do my job the best I can and make sure our customers go home with smiles on their faces.
— Sajid Hussian, General Manager of The Viceroy

Sajid has been manager of The Viceroy in both Derby and Duffield for 15 years and was nominated by surprise. He exclaimed: "That's made my day." upon hearing the news.

Sajid said the key to being a good restaurant manager was top quality customer service. He added: "I just try to do my job the best I can and make sure our customers go home with smiles on their faces."

The Viceroy in Midland Road, Derby, has a 4.5/5 rating on TripAdvisor and is ranked the seventh best restaurant in the city but has only a two-star food hygiene rating dating back to February.