Categories

Below is the nomination criteria for the 2017 Cornwall Life Food & Drink Awards. Click on ‘More information’ to find further details of each category.

 

FAMILY DINING AWARD

Sponsored by PKF FRANCIS CLARK

Judges of this category will be looking for a restaurant, café or pub which really

CUSTOMER SERVICE AWARD

Sponsored by CLASSIC COTTAGES

This award is designed to praise a local food or drink business for their excellent awareness of their customers’ needs.

2017 CORNISH FOOD AND DRINK HERO

Sponsored by GREENBANK HOTEL

Cornwall has a vibrant food and drink scene and this category celebrates the individual who has made the most impact on the local community.

BEST CORNISH PRODUCT/PRODUCER

Sponsored by Waitrose

This category aims to celebrate our local producers that play such a vital role in the food community.

BEST CHEF OF THE YEAR

Sponsored by CARBIS BAY HOTEL

The chef of the year is someone who has devoted themselves to the cause of serving the best possible food.

BEST RESTAURANT OF THE YEAR

Sponsored by Straight To The Sauce

The winner of this category will be the restaurant that – in the judges’ opinion – offers the best dining experience.

Savills

BEST HOTEL RESTAURANT OF THE YEAR

Sponsored by Savills

This category enables our numerous hotel restaurants to stand out from the crowd.

BEST PUB OF THE YEAR

Sponsored by POLGOON

The whole eating out experience needs to be taken into account in this category. Judge customer service, value for money and the quality of the food.

BEST COFFEE/TEA SHOP OF THE YEAR

Sponsored by MCCARTHY AND STONE

We recognise that tea shops and coffee shops are an integral part of the Cornwall food and drink scene and we’d like to know your favourites.

BEST INDEPENDENT FOOD RETAILER OF THE YEAR

Sponsored by The Eden Project

Vote for your favourite local food shop in this category, look out for establishments that genuinely supply items produced and grown here in Cornwall.