Which of these 31 restaurants is the best place for a curry in and around Sunderland?

Which is your favourite place for a curry?
Which is your favourite place for a curry?
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We are on the hunt to find the best place for a curry in Sunderland - and we want you to help us find it.

A balti or bhuna, spicy and hot or mild and creamy, there’s nothing we love more than a curry, and with more than 9,000 Indian restaurants in the UK everyone has their favourite.

Now we want you to tell us which Sunderland Indian curry restaurant gets your vote.

It could be because of the fresh and innovative cuisine, traditional-style dishes, select and exclusive dishes you can find in only the restaurant you use.

Perhaps you love the friendly staff, the traditional style or the outrageous décor of the restaurant? Maybe it’s so much more than a place you go to for a curry?

This is the list of eateries who will compete for the title of Curry House of the Year 2017. You now have until Friday June 2 to make your nominations using the coupon in today's paper (the coupon and list will be printed in each day's paper until May 27).

SEC001, Yuvraaj Indian Restaurant, 6-7 Douro Terrace, Sunderland

SEC002, Motiraj Tandoori Restaurant, 6-7 Church Lane, Sunderland

SEC003, Midnight Moon Spice, 1-2 Olive St, Sunderland

SEC004, Bengal Dream, 4 Albion Place, Sunderland

SEC005, Alishaan Cafe, 11 Station Rd, Fulwell, Sunderland

SEC006, The Monsoon Kitchen, 1 North Bridge Street, Castletown, Sunderland

SEC007, Spice Empire, 3 Church Lane, Sunderland

SEC008, Ashoka, 15 North Terrace, Seaham

SEC009, Shagorika Restaurant, 3 Queen’s Parade Seaburn, Sunderland

SEC010, Makhani, 8-10 Market St Hetton-le-Hole, Houghton Le Spring

SEC011, Himalaya CLS Authentic Indian Restaurant, 11 South Burns, Houghton

SEC012, Vermilion, 67 Newbottle St, Houghton Le Spring

SEC013, Sagar Indian Cuisine, Unit 5 Featherbed Court, Seaham

SEC014, Penshaw Tandoori, 13 Chester Rd Penshaw, Houghton

SEC015, Naz Haven Restaurant, Naz Haven73 Front St, Houghton

SEC016, Concord Tandoori, 2 Victoria Road, Washington

SEC017, Divan Khanah, 5 Elswick Rd Armstrong, Washington

SEC018, Spice Raja, Manor High Street Easington Lane, Houghton

SEC019, Shaheen’s Indian Bistro, 48 North Bailey, Durham

SEC020, Cookson Spice, Cookson Terrace, Chester Le Street, Houghton

SEC021, Sunarga, 5 Leybourne Hold Birtley, Houghton

SEC022, Le Raaj, Front St,Chester Moor, Durham

SEC023, Zafflong, Broomside Lane, Durham

SEC024, Memories of India, 3 Pelaw Bank, Houghton

SEC025, Mumbai Exemplary Indian Cuisine, 63 Front St Haswell Plough, Durham

SEC026, Millennium Restaurant, 30 Front St Framwellgate Moor, Durham

SEC027, Alishaan, 50-51 North Road, Durham

SEC029, The Capital, 69 Claypath, Durham

SEC030, The Spice Lounge, Market Place, Durham

SEC031, Goa, 6 Queens Parade, Sunderland