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Priyanka Chopra opens Indian restaurant Sona in New York

Priyanka Chopra said she can't wait for people to experience timeless India in the heart of NYC!

Actor Priyanka Chopra’s new Indian restaurant, Sona, is open for business in New York City’s Flatiron District. Chopra shared a series of pictures on the occasion of the big opening day.

In her Instagram post, the International icon called the craving for great Indian food a labour of love and that she can’t wait for people to experience timeless India in the heart of NYC! She thanked her team for all the great efforts. Chopra also thanked husband Nick Jonas for coming up with the name Sona (gold), the word which he had heard in India throughout their wedding.

Though the 38-year-old actress expressed sadness over not being present during the big day of Sona, she said she is definitely there in heart and spirit and on FaceTime.

Chopra had announced her big venture earlier this month in an Instagram post captioning it, Sona is the very embodiment of timeless India and the flavours she grew up with. The kitchen is helmed by the incredible Chef Hari Nayak, a masterful talent, who has created the most delicious and innovative menu, she wrote. 

A video was also shared on the restaurant’s official Instagram account on Friday, giving fans a tour of the establishment. The post was captioned as, Welcome New York!⁠⁠ Sona reimagines the wonders of Indian fare in a space that evokes a bygone era of a boisterous yet elegant India—all within the heart of New York City. The timelapse video gives the glimpses of its dining room, the bar, and a private area in the back.

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Priyanka Chopra Jonas also revealed that she will star in a Bollywood movie next year during an ‘Ask Me Anything’ session on Twitter. A fan asked her Chopra about her upcoming Bollywood film. She replied, next year.

The actress’s last Hindi film was The Sky Is Pink, which was released in 2019.

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