We are delighted to announce the winners of our 2016 Cornwall Life Food and Drink Awards in association with Waitrose. Congratulations to all our winners and finalists.

 

Best Hotel Restaurant of the Year

Sponsored By Savills

Winner: Hell Bay Hotel

Highly Commended: The Alverton Restaurant

Highly Commended: The Quarterdeck, The Nare Hotel

 

Best Gastro Pub of the Year

Winner: St Tudy Inn

Highly Commended: Old School Bar & Kitchen

Highly Commended: The Rising Sun

 

Best Restaurant/Dining Experience of the Year

Sponsored by National Westchem

Winner: Chapter 1 Restaurant

Highly Commended: The Greenhouse

Highly Commended: No. 1 Rock Road

 

Best Chef of the Year

Winner: Tom Mackins

Highly Commended: James Mason

Highly Commended: Emily Scott

 

Best Cornish Sunday Roast

Winner: Amélies Restaurant Porthleven

Highly Commended: The Rising Sun

Highly Commended: Old Inn & Restaurant

 

Best Food Product of the Year

Sponsored By Waitrose

Winner: Duchy Charcuterie

Highly Commended: The Cornish Pie Company

Highly Commended: Ann’s Pasties

 

Best Drinks Product of the Year

Sponsored by The Atlantic Hotel

Winner: The Wrecking Coast Gin

Highly Commended: Tarquin’s Gin

Highly Commended: Polgoon Vineyard & Orchard

 

Best Tearoom/Coffee Shop of the Year

Winner: Box & Barber Coffeehouse

Highly Commended: Rest A While Tea Garden

Highly Commended: The Elm Tree Tearoom

 

Best Butcher of the Year

Winner: Tywardreath Butchers

Highly Commended: Primrose Herd

Highly Commended: Etherington Meats

 

Best Independent Food Retailer of the Year

Winner: Real Food Box

Highly Commended: Constantine Bay Stores

Highly Commended: Trevaskis Farm