THE East Midlands Food and Drink Awards celebrate all that is great about the region’s food and drink.
The competition recognises excellence within the region’s dining venues and gives a public pat on the back to all those who strive to offer exceptional food and drink experiences, while maintaining strong connections with the community.
You can nominate any business or person whether it’s your local fish and chip shop or a budding chef!
The awards are open to anyone who runs a local business, is a customer or member of staff, so what are you waiting for? Nominate and get voting for your favourites for the appropriate category below.
Best Hotel Restaurant
Best Fish & Chips
Best Gastro Pub
Best Tea Room/Café
Customer Care for Service/Front of House
Best Oriental Restaurant
Best Indian Restaurant
Best European Restaurant (including French, Spanish, Italian, Turkish and Greek)
Local Food Hero (achievements of local independent businesses who champion local food)
Best Special Event Caterer
To nominate your favourite food and drink businesses or individuals or for further details, please contact Linda on 01476 562291 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please include the category, name of the establishment or individual followed by the town. Visit www.emfoodanddrinkawards.co.uk for full details on voting codes plus the option of on-line voting.
Once you’ve nominated your favourites, don’t forget to vote to ensure your chosen establishment becomes a category winner for your region.
The regional category winners will be announced in mid-September and voting will then reopen, where they will compete against the winners from all our regions; Stamford & Rutland, Grantham, Melton, Peterborough and Lincolnshire.
The closing date for entries for category winners is Sunday September 16 and the overall East Midlands Food & Drink winners will be announced at the grand final event at Greetham Valley Hotel on Sunday October 28.