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GBK says sorry for ad after being accused of 'harassing' Indian restaurant owners
By Barfi Culture Team
18th October 2018

The Gourmet Burger Kitchen (GBK) chain attracted a wave of criticism today on social media from people saying it was "picking on" and "harassing" small restaurant owners in its new ad.

It has now taken down the ad on Twitter and apologised.

The ad featured a man standing outside various Indian food restaurants, saying they weren't selling "authentic" curry. It was clearly meant to be a satirical ad.

But it also attracted criticism from people who said it didn't sit right with them.

Here is the ad, which is still on its Facebook Page It has now been deleted from its Facebook Page too.


Here are some of the responses it got.








This was probably the best reaction though



GBK has now said sorry.




That didn't stop desis from trying to wrangle a job out of it...



...or reply with more funny gifs




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