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Priyanka Chopra Jonas is entering into the restaurant enterprise!
On Saturday, the White Tiger star launched her followers to SONA, a brand new restaurant that is set to open in New York City in late March. “I’m thrilled to present to you SONA, a new restaurant in NYC that I poured my love for Indian food into. SONA is the very embodiment of timeless India and the flavours I grew up with,” the actress, 38, wrote on Instagram.
“SONA is opening later this month, and I can’t wait to see you there!” she added, praising the “delicious and innovative menu” which is able to take diners “on a food journey through my amazing country.”
In addition to sharing a glimpse of the restaurant’s storefront, Chopra Jonas, 38, posted two images from a small prayer ceremony to “bless the space” — which was attended by her husband Nick Jonas.
“The second and third photos were taken in September 2019 when we performed a small intimate Puja (prayer ceremony) to bless the space that would soon become @sonanewyork Godspeed!” she wrote.
In a candy present of assist, Chopra Jonas’ father-in-law was one of many first to have a good time the star’s huge information. “Congratulations,” Kevin Jonas Sr. wrote on his Instagram Story, earlier than playfully asking an important query: “When do we eat?!”
“Anytime senior!” the actress replied. “It’s yours.”
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Her enterprise companion Maneesh Okay. Goyal additionally shared an appreciative submit, calling Chopra Jonas the “creative force” behind the brand new enterprise. “Opening a restaurant is a team effort for sure. I’m gonna spend the next few posts proudly sharing the people who brought SONA to life,” he wrote alongside two images of the pair.
“First, my kind friend @priyankachopra, who has been the creative force behind SONA. There is no one who better—and more boldly—personifies ‘global Indian’ than Pri. SONA is so lucky to have her in our corner,” he added. From the design, to the menu, to the music, to even the identify, Priyanka has her fingerprints throughout SONA.”
Continuing, he wrote, “Love you pricey Pri! Our child is lastly prepared for the world to see! We’re about to have numerous enjoyable. See you all quickly on 20th St! @sonanewyork.”
“Honored to have such a tremendous girl behind our story,” the restaurant added in one other submit.
Chopra Jonas, whose new memoir, Unfinished, hits cabinets final month, beforehand opened as much as PEOPLE about how she’s at present specializing in her profession. “Right now I’ve my different infants popping out—my guide and my motion pictures and my TV present,” she said.
“It’s taken me 10 years of pounding the pavement in America to be at a spot the place I’m doing the sort of work I used to be on the lookout for,” she added. “I’m type of reveling within the superb work I’m doing. I believe that is my precedence in the intervening time.”