England’s top food establishments get shortlisted at The 6th Food Awards England 2019

Creative Oceanic are delighted to host The 6th Food Awards England 2019.

The Food Awards England 2019 are back for sixth year to celebrate the best in the food industry; from the excellent restaurants, chefs and servers, to the specialists and suppliers.

Whether it is the places that you have had your lunch and dinner hundreds of times or new establishments that have just entered the industry, the Food Awards England 2019 are an exclusive celebration of the masters that enhance the flavours in the country.

The black-tie ceremony will take place on Monday, October 14th at The Mercure Manchester Piccadilly Hotel.

The event will welcome top professionals of the country’s food sector that provide delicious dishes, the freshest of products and rich menus.

 It will also showcase food suppliers, servers and manufacturers that take our taste buds around the world while in the comfort of England.

The awards promise to be a memorable event in the food industry’s calendar, with a wide range of accolades ready to be presented to the most deserving professionals and establishments, including Restaurant of the Year, Chef of the Year, Cooking School of the Year, Best of Manchester and many more.

Irfan Younis, CEO of Creative Oceanic said: “England offers a wide range of places that serve world cuisines. The finalists were voted for by the public for providing authentic recipes and unique dishes to their diners, creating memorable experiences for both residents and visitors.

“Undoubtedly, there are some amazing specialists around the country, who know how to offer great service, delicious food and meet the expectations of their diners. These are the professionals that we aim to reward at The Food Awards England 2019.

“We would like to wish all the finalists the best of luck and we can’t wait to welcome all our guests and celebrate the winners with them.”

The finalists of The Food Awards England 2019 are:

Restaurant of the Year

North East

Tomahawk Steakhouse (Ponteland)

The Forge Restaurant (Washington)

The Juniper Tree (Darlington)

Mantra Thai Dining Restaurant (Newcastle upon Tyne)

Barbarossa (Middlesbrough)

Mascalzone (Newcastle upon Tyne)


North West

Twelve Restaurant and Lounge Bar (Thornton-Cleveleys)

Upstairs at the Grill (Chester)

The Fat Loaf (Sale)

The Garden Kitchen (Clitheroe )

Angels Restaurant (Preston)

Pulcinella Ristorante (Cleveleys)

Chef’s Table (Chester)



Quirky ll the Restaurant (Meltham)

Harvey’s Bar & Kitchen (Holmfirth)

Vice and Virtue (Leeds)

The Copper Cow (Halifax)

Punch Bar and Tapas (Honley)

The Fleece Countryside Inn (Halifax)


East Midlands

Hoggs Bistro (Derby)

The Dovecote Restaurant (Morley)

Arthur’s (Belper)

The Palfrey (Derby)

Hammer & Pincers (Loughborough)


West Midlands

Anderson’s Bar & Grill (Birmingham)

The New Olive Tree (Stoke-on-Trent)

The Town House (Market Drayton)

Baby Russets (Stoke-on-Trent)

Harborne Kitchen (Birmingham)

Sapore (Solihul)

The Dial (Burton-on-Trent)



Wells Crab House Seafood Restaurant (Wells-next-the-Sea)

Rico Libre (Woburn)

The Froize (Woodbridge)

Haywards (Essex)

Habis Cafe and Restaurant (Littleport)

Midsummer House (Cambridge)

Trinity Restaurant (Cambridge)


South East

La Sorrentina Italian Restaurant(Ascot)

Avanti  (Wallingford)

Glasshouse Restaurant at Oakley Hall Hotel (Oakley)

The Woodspeen Restaurant (Newbury)

Quattro Italian Restaurant (Reading)

The Cinnamon Stick (Middle Barton)


South West

Greek On The Docks (Gloucester)

Tierra and Mar (Cirencester)

The Poplars (Wingfield)

My Great Grandfathers (Tewkesbury)

Lumiere  (Cheltenham)

The Butchers Arms (Gloucester)

The Falcon Steakhouse (Wotton-under-Edge )


Café/Bistro of the Year

North East

bistro forty six (Newcastle upon Tyne)

Station Five Deli (Eaglescliffe)

Aidan’s Kitchen  (Newcastle upon Tyne)

Hatch Luncheonette (Darlington)

The Pie And Bottle Shop (Newcastle upon Tyne)

Violets (Newcastle upon Tyne)

Drift Café (Morpeth)


North West

Federal Cafe Bar (Manchester)

Bijou of Lytham  (Lytham St Annes)

Kings Gardens Tea Room (Southport )

Rose Tree Tea Room (Ormskirk)

The Bees Country Kitchen (Chorley)

Tandem Coffee House (Stockport)

Toast Coffee House and Café (St Helens)



Feed (Leeds)

Philomena Foggs (Holmfirth)

Fodder  (Hereford)

The Old School Tea Room Café (Skipton)

Waterside (Shipley)

The Classic & Contemporary Cake Company (Doncaster)

Seaways Café (Fridaythorpe)


East Midlands

Hackwood Farm (Radbourne)

Lady Jayne’s Tearoom (Stapleford)

Cool River Café & Patisserie (Matlock)

Nutbrook Coffee Shop (Mapperley)

Lakeside Bistro and Restaurant (Swadlincote)

Victoria Vintage Tea Rooms (Draycott)


West Midlands

Damascena Coffee House (Birmingham)

Vanilla (Wolverhampton)

The Fourteas (Stratford-upon-Avon)

Ju Ju’s Cafe (Birmingham)

Damn Fine Cafe  (Lichfield)

The Brook Coffee House (Wolverhampton)



Relevant Record Café (Cambridge)

The Box Café (Cambridge)

Signorelli’s Deli (Cambridge)

Alex’s Cafe & Restaurant (Huntingdon)

Giambrone’s (Hertford)

Rosey Lea Tea Rooms and Café (Bishop’s Stortford)

The Little Book Café (Essex)


South East

Reg’s Café (Banbury)

Cafe Yolk (Reading)

Picnic Foods (Reading)

Mad Hatters Pottery Painting Café (Reading)

The Dabbling Duck (Surrey)

Eden Café (Brighton)


South West

Hubble Bubble Coffee House (Gloucester)

The Roastery (Gloucester)

Allington Café (Chippenham)

Dolcipani Bakery (Wiltshire)

Boswells Café (Gloucester)

Pepper’s Café (Gloucester)

Café Royal (Gloucester)


Gastro Pub of the Year


The Woodman (York)

Shoot The Bull (Hull)

The Apple Inn (Lucker)

The Woolpack Country Inn (Dewsbury)

The Spread Eagle (Mellor)

The Three Horseshoes (Blyth)

The Midland (Stockport)



The Horse Shoes (Derby)

The Vine (Bromwich)

The Draycott Arms (Stoke-on-Trent)

The King Arthur Sports Bar & Grill (Walsall)

The New Soho Tavern (Birmingham)

The High Field (Birmingham)

The Red Lion Inn (Stoke-on-Trent)



The Old Swan Astwood (Astwood)

The Purefoy Arms (Basingstoke)

The Royal Oak (Leighterton)

The Bladebone (Bucklebury)

The Beehive Restaurant & Pub (Maidenhead)

The Oxford Blue (Windsor)


Hotel Restaurant of the Year


Eskdale Lodge (Sale)

Holbeck Ghyll (Windermere)

Aspect Bistro at Lothersdale Hotel (Morecambe)

The Langdale Restaurant at Rowton Hall Hotel and Spa (Chester)

The Inn At Whitewell (Clitheroe)

The Hipping Hall (Cowan Bridge)

The Plough Inn (Eaton)



A Park View Hotel & Hamiltons Restaurant (Wolverhampton)

1919 Restaurant at The Cottage in the Wood Hotel (Malvern)

The Mount Hotel (Wolverhampton)

Hart’s Hotel and Restaurant (Nottingham)

Restaurant 178 at Fairlawns Hotel & Spa (Walsall)

The Brasserie Lea Marston Hotel (Sutton Coldfield)

The Falcon (Hatton)



The Bull Inn (Sonning-on-Thames)

The Frogmill (Cheltenham)

The Olde Bell (Hurley)

The Cricketers (Clavering)

The Bunk Inn (Thatcham)

Spencer Restaurant at Offley Place Country House Hotel  (Hitchin)


Caterer of the Year


Dougherty & Allen (Chester)

Horseradish Catering (Chester)

Vanilla in Allseasons (Congleton)

Lancashire Caterers (Bolton)

GWF Catering (Liverpool)

CaterMyEvent.co.uk (Burnley)

Herb & Spice (Manchester)



Celebration Caterers (Birmingham)

Morgans Catering For You Ltd (Bromsgrove)

The Red Olive Catering Co (Derby)

Salted Orange Food Company (Lincoln)

The Wild Oven (Alcester)

New Midland Catering (Birmingham)

Fiona Herbert Catering (Newark)



Fingers and Forks Ltd (Didcot)

Oxford Fine Dining (Bicester)

Super Event Wedding Caterers (Heathfield)

Relish (Dartford)

Nyama Catering (Ipsden)

Food Glorious Food (Heathfield)

Jamies Catering (Slough)


Takeaway of the Year


Zafrani Indian Takeaway (Manchester)

Spice Island (Bolton)

Jim’s Chinese Takeaway (Washington)

J’s Chicken & Pizza (Manchester)

Dubai Fresh (Manchester)

Archie’s (Manchester)



Jimbos (Nottingham)

OMG Grill (Stoke-on-Trent)

MAKAN (Birmingham)

Pappa’s Pizza (Wolverhampton)

Viallis Fast Food (Leamington Spa)

Taste (Stourbridge)

Bombay Bites (Leicester)



UK Best Kebabs  (Sudbury)

Rogan Josh (Cheltenham)

Patrons Pizza (Thame)

Lemon Crispy Takeaway  (Luton)

Flava (Luton)

Locojo’s Pizza Takeaway & Delivery (Moreton-in-Marsh)

Bodrum Restaurant (Oxford)


Best Indian Establishment


Herb & Spice (Dukinfield)

Thira Restaurant (Blackburn)

Kiplings Restaurant (Halifax)

Jashn Indian Restaurant (Gateshead)

Lala’s Restaurant (Huddersfield)

Tharavadu Restaurant (Leeds)

Cookson Spice (Chester le Street)

Vadah (Stockton-on-Tees)



Masala Junction (Nottingham)

Little Bangla (Oldbury)

Umami (Birmingham)

Alok Contemporary Asian Cuisine (Tipton)

Bacaba Cocktail Bar & Restaurant (Oldbury)

Mahfil Restaurant (Birmingham)

Rasoi Cottage (Redditch)



Prithvi (Cheltenham)

The Indian Ocean (Cambridge)

Prana Indian Restaurant   (Cambridge)

Garden of India (Harlow)

Chilis Indian Restaurant  (Newbury)

Coco Tamarind (Risborough)

Maya (Ascot)


Best Italian Establishment


Miaitalia (Bolton-le-Sands)

Uno Momento (Darlington)

Gusto (Didsbury)

Orlando’s Italian Restaurant (Wakefield)

The Italian Orchard (Preston)

Bellissimo Italian (Burnley)



OGGI Simply Italian (Leicester)

La Fonte (Corby)

Del Villaggio (Birmingham)

La Nonna (Birmingham)

Romantica Italian Restaurant (Sutton Coldfield)

Giovanni’s Restaurant (Solihull)

Il Michelangelo (Brierley Hill)



Vita Bella Restaurant (Chelmsford)

Mattoni (Peterborough)

Maurizio Dining & Co. (Cambridge)

Limoncello Restaurant (Oxford)

Pepe Sale Restaurant (Reading)

Pizza Calzone (Banbury)

La Pergola Restaurant (Cambridge)


Best Mediterranean Establishment


Santorini Greek Cafe & Restaurant (Darlington)

Brizola Bar and Grill (Clitheroe)

Anatolia Sea View (Lytham Saint Annes)

Go Greek (Blackpool)

The Old Yard Tapas Bar (Darlington)

Salt House Tapas (Liverpool)

Sol Tapas Restaurant (Darlington)



escabeche (Nottingham)

Spanish Bar Lorentes (Derby)

Casa Ruiz (Bridgnorth)

Restaurante Madeira (Leicester)

Eleon Greek Restaurant & Meze Bar (Sutton Coldfield)

El Borracho de Oro (Birmingham)



Tu Casa Tapas Restaurant (Cambridge)

Zigana – Turkish Kitchen (Didcot)

The Olive Grove (Cambridge)

Kazbar Restaurant (Oxford)

La Bobina (Faringdon)

A Tasca Portuguese Restaurant (Peterborough)


Best Oriental Establishment


Viet Guy (Leeds)

Your Thai Café (Liverpool)

The Zen Restaurant (Lytham St Annes)

Suay Pan Asian Restaurant (Liverpool)

Lou Shang (Lytham St Annes)

Summer Palace Restaurant (Studley)



Bon Pan Asian (Stoke-on-Trent)

Street (Coventry)

Blue Orchid (Coventry)

The Eastern Restaurant (Birmingham)

HN Thai Derm Thai Restaurant (Loughbourgh)

Sabai Sabai (Leamington Spa)

Made In Thai (Wolverhampton)



Pan Pan Restaurant (Oxford)

Pan Asia Kitchen (London)

Baan Thitiya (Hertford)

Cafe Oriental Dumpling Bar (Cambridge)

Victor Chan Oriental Cuisine (Saint Neots)

Lemongrass (Brentwood)

Bolan Thai Restaurant (Reading)


Best World Cuisine


Taiba Inn Arabic Food (Blackburn)

The Fig Bistro (Southport)

Persian Cottage (Middlesbourgh)

Turquaz Turkish BBQ Restaurant (Ormskirk)

Bem Brasil (Manchester)

Chaophraya (Manchester)

Fazenda (Manchester)

The Apple Core (Belford)

Manjaros (Middlesbourgh)



The Karczma Restaurant (Birmingham)

Fernandez Grillhouse (Loughborough)

Deep Experience Jamaican Grill and Bar (Birmingham)

The 50’s American Diner (Church Gresley)

Syriana Restaurant (Birmingham)

Ana Bedouin (Nottingham)

Nergiz Bakery (Nottingham)



Al Casbah (Cambridge)

Calypso Taste of the Carribean (Leigh-on-Sea)

Little Amsterdam (Banbury)

Zouk Lounge Lebanese Restaurant (Milton Keynes)

Eko Kitchen (Cambridge)

Jemz Caribbean (Bedford)

Al-Quds Arabic and Palestinian Restaurant (Luton)


Best Mexican Establishment


Luck Lust Liquor and Burn (Manchester)

Amigos Mexican Kitchen (Sheffield)

El Taquero (Manchester)

La Casita (Manchester)

Pinche Pinche Mexican Restaurant (Leeds)

Lupe’s Cantina Mexicana (Leeds)



Habanero’s (Birmingham)

Selminas Restaurant & Bar (Coventry)

Pepitos (Derby)

Plan Burrito (Loughborough)

Bodega Bar & Cantina (Birmingham)

Amigo (Derby)

The Mexi Co. (Bromsgrove)



Dirties (Hertford)

Pachangas Mexican Restaurant (Henley-on-Thames)

New Mexico Restaurant (Sawbridgeworth)

Dorindo’s Mexican Restaurant (Abingdon)

Mission Burrito (Reading)

Mexican Kitchen (Wickford)

El Picante Mexican Grill (Bedford)


Best Vegetarian Establishment


V Rev Vegan Diner (Manchester)

The Allotment Vegan Eatery (Manchester)

The Whale Tail Café (Lancaster)

Quince & Medlar (Cockermouth)

Humpit (York)

The Egg Café (Liverpool)

Fellinis Restaurant (Ambleside)



Falafel Corner (Coventry)

No.12 Hounds Gate (Nottingham)

The Warehouse Café (Birmingham)

Natural Bar And Kitchen (Birmingham)

Be The Change Foods  (Worcester)

The Green Way Café (Malock)

Deepalis Kitchen (Birmingham)



The Star Anise Arts Café (Stroud)

Food for Friends (Brighton)

Terre a Terre (Brighton)

Tierra Kitchen (Lyme Regis)


Best Seafood Establishment


The Magpie Café (Whitby)

Saltwater Fish Company (Newcastle upon Tyne)

Riley’s Fish Shack (Tynemouth)

Catch Seafood Restaurant (West Vale)

The Drum & Monkey (Harrogate)

Latimers Seafood Deli and Café (Sunderland)



Goodfellows (Somerset)

Otoro Sushi UK (Birmingham)

The Lighthouse (Leicester)

The Lobster Pot (Nottingham)

Lobster Café (Birmingham)

The Finest Catch (Henley-in-Arden)

Jimmys Killer Prawns (Leicester)



Purslane Restaurant (Cheltenham)

CuttleFish (Oxford)

Sea Beats (Weymouth)

Crab House Café (Wyke Regis)

Wheelers Oyster Bar (Whitstable)

Prawn on the Lawn (Padstow)

Chapman’s Seafood Bar & Brasserie (Canterbury)


Best Fish N’ Chips Establishment


The Wetherby Whaler (Leeds)

Shap Chippy (Penrith)

Holt’s Fish and Chips (Nelson)

Longsands Fish Kitchen (North Shields)

Arnside Chip Shop & The Big Chip Café (Carnforth)

Yorkshire Fisheries (Blackpool)

Bentleys Fish and Chips (Blackpool)



Duston Village Chippy (Northampton)

Dads Lane Fish Bar (Birmingham)

Fiddlers Elbow Fish & Chips (Craven Arms)

Andys Fish Bar (Nottingham)

Oldswinford Fish and Chips (Stourbridge)

Merchants (Norton)

William Walton Traditional Fish & Chips (Leicester)



Ocean Blue Fish & Chips (Ascot)

Godfrey’s Fish and Chips (Harpenden)

Moores Fish & Chips (Milton Keynes)

The Viking (Cambridge)

Fenny Fish Bar (Milton Keynes)

Posh Fish (Oxford)


Fine Dining Restaurant of the Year

Vice & Virtue (Leeds)

Pascal at The Old Vicarage (Burton-on-Trent)

MashTun (Manchester)

Nutters Restaurant (Rochdale)

John’s House (Mountsorrel)

Angels Restaurant (Preston)

63 Degrees (Manchester)

Rafters Restaurant (Sheffield)

Langs of Longton (Preston)


Dessert Outlet of the Year

Little Dessert Shop (Wolverhampton)

Black Milk (Manchester)

Basic Kneads (Bolton)

Mimmo’s Café (Shipley)

Monsieur Crepe Café (Newcastle upon Tyne)

The Pudding House (Cockerham)

Pastures Moo (Rotherham)

Rassam Creamery (Sheffield)

Groovy Moo (Malton)

Dessert Republic (Manchester)


Best Street Food

The Pie & Bottle Shop (Newcastle)

Annie’s Burger Shack (Nottingham)

Dosa Hut (Wolverhampton)

Plan Burrito (Loughborough)

Jaffa (Preston)

Shoot the Bull (Hull)

Zaap Thai Street Food (Leeds)

Falafel Corner (Coventry)

Poco Sicilian Street Food (Leeds)


Bakery of the Year

Small Food Bakery (Nottingham)

Cariad Cakes (Leintwardine)

Bake Off and Pie (Nottingham)

The Bakehouse (Nottingham)

Keeley House Bakery (Bedford)

More? The Artisan Bakery (Kendal)

Eunice Artisan Bakery (Huntingdon)

rex artisan bakery (Amersham)

Zio Mario (Cambridge)

Gatineau Artisan Patisserie & Bakery (Oxford)


Cookery School of the Year

Yorkshire Wolds Cookery School (Southburn)

Wilmslow Kitchen Cookery School (Wilmslow)

My Curry Club (Cheshire)

Ashburton Cookery School (Ashburton)

Food Sorcery Cookery & Barista School (Manchester)

Harthill Cookery School (Harthill)

Bettys Cookery School (Harrogate)

School of Artisan Food (Welbeck)

Malton Cookery School (Malton)


Burger Bar of the Year

Annie’s Burger Shack (Nottingham)

HIDE Burger Bar (Derby)

Crown Burger Bar & Café (Worcester)

Fat Hippo Durham (Durham)

Almost Famous (Manchester)

Tango Durham (Durham)

Big Mouth Burger Bar (Peacehaven)

Free State Kitchen (Liverpool)

Solita NQ (Manchester)

HANBAO (Worcester)


Pizza Parlour of the Year

Charlie’s Coffee Company & Pizzeria (Cambridge)

Mozza Fella (Baildon)

Pizza Fella Pizzeria (Leeds)

Scream for Pizza (Newcastle)

The Pizza Parlour Restaurant (Peterborough)

Dough (Bath)

Rudy’s Neapolitan Pizza (Manchester)

Pi Pizza (Winchester)

Florios Pizzeria (Scarborough)

Pizza Pilgrims (Oxford)


Buffet Restaurant of the Year

Cosmo (Derby)

Spice Oven Buffet Restaurant (Reading)

Bollywood Buffet (Gillingham)

Ziryab Executive Buffet (Birmingham)

Nayaab Buffet Restaurant (Manchester)

Aneesa’s Buffet Restaurant (Newcastle)

Shahi Masala Buffet Restaurant (Birmingham)

W2 World Buffet Restaurant (Middlesbrough)

Hong Buffet (Luton)

Panda Mami (Chester)


Restaurant Supplier of the Year

UK Fresh Meats (Telford)

Clegg’s Chilled Food Service (Preston)

Sailbrand (Huddersfield)

  1. Greaves & Son (Wigan)

Cornvale Fine Foods (Carnforth)

Sailbrand (Huddersfield)

Tariq Halal Meat Wholesale (London)

Cheshire Food Services (Manchester)

Great British Meat Company (Gateshead)

Central Frozen Foods (Stoke-on-Trent)


Best of Manchester

Bar San Juan

Tattu Restaurant and Bar

No 1 Canal Street

The Pasta Factory


Masons Restaurant Bar

Shoryu Ramen



Seoul Kimchi Restaurant


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