2017 Good Food Award Winners

Congratulations to our 2017 Good Food Award Winners

After implementing the exciting changes announced to our 2017 Good Food Awards we are thrilled to announce our highest ever number of 2017 Good Food Award Winners.

With now some 511,751 UK Listed food premises competition for this years award was unsurprisingly tough, but with a record number of UK food premises came a record number of Good Food Award Winners, so our congratulations go to the following 208 premises who successfully attained the highly revered Good Food Award for 2017:


Ole Tapas, 1st Floor, 1 John Street, Bath

Ole Tapas is a vibrant, dynamic and social tapas bar sourcing products directly from various parts of Spain or locally.

Terra Mia London, 138 London Road, Kingston upon Thames
Verona Italian Restaurant, 29 Rounstone Street, Trowbridge
Townhead Hotel Bar Restaurant, Townhead Street, Lockerbie
Circus Restaurant, 34 Brock Street, Bath
Nafiza’s Restaurant, 11 Belle Vue Grove, Low Fell
The Hampton Pub, The Avenue, Hampton

The Hampton Pub team offers you a warm welcome to a relaxing venue in which you can enjoy our restaurant’s best cuisine in a classic pub.

L’Elysee Artisan Cafe and Patisserie, 93 Hammersmith Road, London
The Sushi Maki, 23 Market Place, Newbury
Cranberry, 61-63 Kirkgate, Otley
Zorba the Greek Taverna, 31-32 Viaduct Road, Chelmsford
Christopher Robin, 138 Nithsdale Road, Glasgow
The White Hart, Northampton Road, Grafton Regis

Opening its doors in 2005, The Old White Hart has been entertaining real food lovers across Northamptonshire and beyond.

SMAKA, 77 Alie Street, London
Ziferblat Albert Dock, The Colonnades, Liverpool
Ziferblat Edge Street, 23 Edge Street, Manchester
The Balcony Cafe, City Art Gallery & Museum, Foregate Street, Worcester
Saffron Ltd, 2A Market Place, Kilmacolm
The Ruperra, 73 Caerphilly Road, Bassaleg

Our diverse menu is created from fresh, local produce and features authentic, traditional English pub cooking.

I Love Nata, 61 Endell Street, Covent Garden
Nice Pie, Gorse Farm, Six Hills Lane
Poachers Restaurant, 66 – 68 High Street, Criccieth
CoffeeApple Cafe, 508-510 Manchester Road, Stocksbridge
Blue Quails Deli, 7 Bridge Street, Bath
The Bell At Westoning, High Street, Westoning

For a really good meal in a pub, the Bell at Westoning ticks all the boxes!

Dalshannon Farm Indian Restaurant, 99 Main Road, Cumbernauld
Bakery House, 82 London Street, Reading
Il Posticino, Authentic Italian Restaurant, 61 Dover Street, Canterbury
Baristas Fusion Cafe, 72 Lancaster Road, Portobello Notting Hill
Intimo-Fresco Restaurant, 116 High Street, Maldon
Shambles Tavern, 44 Shambles, York

Our dedicated team will offer you table service, serving you freshly prepared food to order from our Yorkshire sourced menu.

HR Coffee Bar and Catering, 12 Windsor Street, Stratford-upon-Avon
Blue Bell Inn East Drayton, Low Street, East Drayton
Steakout, 159 Sir Henry Parkes Road, Canley
Delkery Dale Street Eatery, Unit 3 Westminster Chambers, 90-98 Dale Street, Liverpool
The Black Bull Tarbolton, 2B Montgomerie Street, Tarbolton
33 The Scullery, 33a Greenhill Street, Stratford Upon Avon

The Scullery is a family run, typically British Restaurant specialising in classic game and fresh seafood dishes.

Qua Italian Restaurant, 68 Ingram Street, Glasgow
Soul Food, High Street, Harlech
The Cochin, 20 Goldstone Road, Caterham
Isallt Guest House and Coffee House, Church Street, Blaenau Ffestiniog
Oysters Strabane, 37 Patrick Street, Strabane
Crannag Bistro, Dornoch Road, Bonar Bridge

Crannag Bistro – Owners Ian and Kathy Smith have been using local ingredients in their cooking since 1997 when they opened …

Gyropolis, 48 King Street, Penrith
Mangia, 16A Killigrew Street, Falmouth
Central Winebar, 12 Ann Street, Ballycastle
Beaux Bagels, 24A London Road, Sevenoaks
Jaflong Tandoori, 16 Ashburnham Road, Richmond
Henrys Bistro, 124 Seaside Road, Eastbourne

Our Grill menu offers you a selection of locally sourced produce freshly grilled with your choice of sides and sauces.

Red Door Bistro, 1 College Avenue, Wigan
Cantina Maya formerly Mayenne Restaurant, 2-3 Snuff Street, Devizes
Faversham Kebab House Restaurant, 64 Preston Street, Faversham
The Lamb Inn, Main Street, Rainton
Balti Village, 93 Lower Luton Road, Batford
Melissa Ocakbasi Restaurant, 2 Station Parade, Edgware

Melissa Ocakbasi Restaurant with over 80 years of family business experience. The owner was working as a chef and a restaurant manager

Restaurant Skalsa, 7 Cleveland Street, Wolverhampton
Elephant and Castle | Bar and Restaurant, Tingle Bridge Lane, Hemingfield
iScream Oxford, 113 & 114 Covered Market, Oxford
Sage and Brooke, 31 Main Street, Grafton Underwood
Nooks and Crannies, 43 Cross Street, Fraserburgh
Zizi, 163 Coatsworth Road, Gateshead

Traditional pizzeria creating freshly cooked to order pizzas using the best locally sourced fresh ingredients on a light fluffy dough.

The Folly Inn, London Road, Towcester
Ajs Diner, 49 Downpatrick Street, Crossgar
Buongiorno Cafe, 60a Bridge Street, Evesham
Fiddies Italian Kitchen, 13 New College Parade, Finchley Road
The Great Gurkhas, 27a Church Street, Weybridge
The Belters Bar, 23 Castlegate, Jedburgh

From Grills and Burgers,wholesome Soups and Daily Specials to exotic Tapas, and everything in between .

The Quaich Cafe, 85 High Street, Fochabers
The Ash Inn, 91 Mow Cop Road, Mow Cop
Trewithen Restaurant, 3 Fore Street, Lostwithiel
Bliss Cafe, 12 Millgate, Thirsk
Mungos, 21 White Rock, Hastings
Pipers Pitch, Next to Tourist Information, Craster

Home of the famous Craster ‘Kipper in a Bun’ and the ‘now’ famous Auchtermuchty Sandwich.

Hungry Hossee, Dale Street, Corby
The Lemon Tree, 29 Market Place, Hornsea
Vanchinos, 320 St Albans Road, Watford
Mosaic, The Press House, 11 St Helens Road, Swansea
Ponchinello, 39 Regent Road, Hinckley
Annexe, 220 Corporation Street, Birmingham

The motivation for Annexe is to offer a relaxed yet sophisticated venue for those seeking the elegance and buzz of café-society.

Shin Ramen, Unit 2 Priory Place, Fairfax Street
Milk and Sugar, 10 Windsor Place, Cardiff
Home Kitchen, 2 Piermont Place, Dawlish
The Fat Buddha, 378 High Street, Berkhamsted
The Old Bakery Tearoom, 4 Fountain Court, Digbeth Street
Mastee, 16-20 Buckingham Road, Bletchley

Using only the finest cuts of meat and freshest ingredients, Mastee brings a new and exciting flavour to the area …

Maisies Cafe, The Old Workshop, Warland
The Square Orange, 20 St John Street, Keswick
Tharavadu, 7 to 8 Mill Hill, Leeds
Alyth Fish and Chip Shop, 1 Airlie Street, Alyth
Elhams Lebanese Deli, 3 Little Clarendon Street, Oxford
Meriden Spice Indian Restaurant, Old Road, Meriden

Meriden Spice is an Indian and Bangladeshi Restaurant & Take away in the heart of Meriden, Coventry situated close to the NEC.

THREE Knott End, 3 The Esplanade, Knott End
Everest Spice, Nepalese and Indian Restaurant, 3 Derby Square, Epsom
Falafel Kitchen, 76 Crwys Road, Cardiff
The Willows Inn, The Street, Cressing
Shhh! Burger Club and Bar, 424 Coldharbour Lane, Brixton
Bistro Paprika, 13 Catherine Street, St Albans

Flavoursome food at affordable prices… Everything they serve is seasonal and locally sourced, usually from St Albans market, local butchers…

Turban Tandoori, 2 Station Road, Giffnock
Jack and Linda Mills Traditional Fish Smokers, 197 Kings Road Arches, Brighton
Chapel Cafe, Port Isaac Pottery, Roscarrock Hill
Gurkha Curry Lounge, 48 Station Street, Burton upon Trent
Biggar Flavour, 99 High Street, Biggar
Embers Coffee House, – Wine and Grill Bar, 7 Market Street, Armagh

From succulent char-grilled steaks, homemade burgers, freshly battered cod & chips, mouth watering ribs & chicken to tasty pasta.

Prima Rosa, 82 Lower Street, Salhouse
Istanbul Restaurant and BBQ House, 135 Frankwell, Shrewsbury
Scalloway Hotel Restaurant, Main Street, Scalloway
Nant Restaurant, Heol y Coleg, Parc Nantgarw
Food Emporium Leeds, 14 Forge Row, New Farnley
Yiamas Greek Taverna, 300 Borough Road, Birkenhead

You are invited in true Taverna style to soak up our friendly and welcoming ambiance, we are sure you will be coming back for more.

Taj Mahal, 39 Lincoln Road, Peterborough
Flamin Tucker Gourmet Burgers, 7 Hamilton Close, Bordon
Grillado, 68 Castle Street, Salisbury
The Kirtling Red Lion, 214 The Street, Kirtling
The Lamp, 15a High Street, Cleobury Mortimer
The Jolly Sandwich, 3 Darling Street, Enniskillen

From Brunch to Lunch all served with a great tasting home cooked style.

The Everest Inn, 69 Castle Gate, Newark
Shillingfords at the Quay, Quay Theatre, Quay Lane, Sudbury
Birsay Bay Tearoom, Birsay, Orkney
Sappho Meze Bar, 9 Clapham High Street, London
The Hidden Gem Cafe @ Work Ltd, Off Folkwood Grove, Sheffield
Naz Balti, 20 Church Street, Twickenham

To experience Indian food at its best then you must try some of our house speciality, chef’s speciality and our dish of the month …

Shikara, 181 Whitley Road, Whitley Bay
Red Cup Cafe, 33 Station Road, North Harrow
Chin Chin Restaurant and Bar, 4 and 6 Old Gartloch Road, Gartcosh
Avenue Bistro, 145 Connaught Avenue, Frinton-on-Sea
The Shed Cafe and Brunch Bar, 1 Trevanson Street, Wadebridge
Green Lane Chippy, 509 Holden Road, Leigh

Lovely flaky white sustainable fish seared in a light crispy batter served with crispy chips that are fluffy inside.

La Coppola, 137 Oakbrook Road, Sheffield
Shabar Finest Indian Cuisine, 4 Arden Oak Road, Sheldon
The Villa Coffee Shop, 13 Arbuthnott Place, Stonehaven
Yasmins Fine Indian Cuisine, 10 Dalrymple Street, Girvan
Piste, 55 High Street, Tarporley
Tandoori Nights, 62 High Street, Hoddesdon

At Tandoori Nights we offer the highest quality of home dining serving in the local community for over 16 years and still going strong.

Mr H’s, Old Bank House, Lake Road, Ambleside
The Corner Cafe, 582 Burnley Road, Crawshawbooth
Fresh Edge Cafe, 792 Wimborne Road, Bournemouth
The Guildhall Tavern, 15 Market Street, Poole
The New World Coffee Shop, 113 Connaught Avenue, Frinton-On-Sea
Cafe des Amis, 52 Newgate Street, Morpeth

Award winning coffee shop serving quality home baked food. Speciality scones and cakes baked daily.

Four Seasons Cafe, 92 Broadwater Crescent, Stevenage
Morgans Restaurant Bistro, 119 South Street, Eastbourne
Green Gate Indian Restaurant, 2 Queen Street, Stirling
Petritis Restaurant, 98 Walton Road, East Molesey
Chunkys, 9 High Street, Sandy
Thalii Restaurant Limited, 38 Kingsway, Stoke-on-Trent

Experience the award winning Indian restaurant in Stoke-on-Trent that has achieved a number of awards for it’s traditional Indian Cuisine.

Cookfellas Eatery and Wine Bar, 63 Church Street, Guisborough
Scoops, 8 Palace Street, Caernarfon
Da Luca Restaurant, 5 Kingswood Parade, Marlow
The Brig, 30 Arwenack Street, Basement Bar, Falmouth
The Lounge Cafe, Kingsgate Community Centre, 107 Kingsgate Road
The Grapevine Restaurant/Wine Bar, 46 Botanic Road,Churchtown

The Grapevine Restaurant and Wine Bar is competitively priced, provides generous portions, and, where possible, ingredients are sourced locally.

Madame Mews, Unit 11 Aberdeen Market, Aberdeen
The Tea Room, 1 Wharf House, The Wharf, St Ives
The Brit Pub Cwmavon, London Row, Cwmavon
Pop Art Sushi, 8 Wandsworth Road, Unit 7 St George Wharf, London
Rosy Lees Tearoom, 37a Bridge Street, Loddon, Norwich
The Honest Italian, 13 Station Parade, Balham High Road, Balham

Intimate, informal Italian restaurant with outdoor seating and an oven burning sustainable UK wood.

Parkys Bistro, 59-61 Market Street, Milnsbridge
The Purple Rooms, 1076 Stratford Road, Hall Green
Mumbai Gate, Ashford Road, Bethersden
Little Amsterdam, 13-14 North Bar Street, Banbury
Regs Cafe, 3 Thorpe Way, Banbury
Pascal at the old Vicarage, 2 Main Street, Branston

Focussing on traditional quality and serving only the very best ingredients from Staffordshire and Derbyshire …

Kitchen, 14 North Street, Lurgan
Emmas Totnes, Paignton Road, Stoke Gabriel
T C Patisserie, 10 1/2 Lairgate, Beverley
Champagne Express Indian, Fusion Restaurant Takeaway, 64 Unicorn Hill, Redditch
Lincolnshire Imp Cafe, 32-36 Lincoln Road, Skegness
Hiltons Fish Bar, 77 Food Court, Eastgate Shopping Centre, Basildon

Hiltons Fish Bar is situated in the Food Terrace on the Upper Level of Eastgate Shopping Centre and is renowned for its delicious Fish and Chips.

Infusions Cafe Bistro, 2 -4 Orrell Lane, Burscough
Moulin Rouge Cafe and Grill, 233 Westgate Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne
Classics Restaurant, 7 Station Road, Manea
Heritage, 14-16 North Bridge Street, Bathgate
Milan The Restaurant, 95 Banks Road, West Kirby
Gurkha Bar and Restaurant, 96 North High Street, Musselburgh

With the atmosphere, the sounds of Nepal playing in the background, along with the mix of modern and Nepalese decor, a great bar with good quality food

The New Talbot, 41 Black Lake, West Bromwich
Rutland Balti House, 18 Mill Street, Oakham
Dina’s Kitchen, 6 York Place, Brighton
The Cookhouse, 68 Main Street, Harworth
Shahi Darbar, 11 Elphinstone Road, Port Elphinstone
H and L Foods – The Hop Pole, 83 Bicester Road, Aylesbury

Nice rustic gastro-pub, with a wide range of craft and speciality beers together with great food – a winning combination.

Urban Tandoor, 13 Small Street, Bristol
The Elwes Arms, Oakdale Road, Carlton
Golden Spice, 74 Akeman Street, Cambridge
Kafe Bloc, 4 Piccadilly Buildings, Sheep Street
Encounters Restaurant, 59 Mansfield Road, Nottingham
Pizzarelli, 12 Marine Court, St Leonards on Sea

At Pizzarelli we only make authentic thin crust pizzas using Neapolitan 00 flour imported from Italy. We use the freshest, quality ingredients.

Pizzarelli Worthing, 6 Broadwater Street West, Worthing
The Lobster Pot, 199 Mansfield Road, Nottingham
Yasemin St Helens, 10 Cotham Street, Saint Helens
Olive Affaire, 57 John Street, Sunderland
The Hop Vine, Liverpool Road North, Burscough

Emmas Thai Restaurant, 2 Pelham Street, Ilkeston

Offering a wide range of dishes to satisfy the most insatiable of appetites and includes many of the old favourites that you have come to love.

The Spinners at Cowling, 77-79 Cowling Road, Chorley
Hays Dock Cafe Restaurant, Hays Dock, Lerwick
Salva’s Trattoria & Pizzeria, The Kings Head, Town Street, Belper
The Buntingford Kitchen, 69 High Street, Buntingford
Mr Hs Tea Shop, 8 Bucklersbury, Hitchin
Lavender Tea Rooms, 8 North Street, Havant

Lavender Tea Rooms a beautiful Tea Room situated in Havant with a seated capacity of 25, offers the perfect cosy setting for gatherings and celebrations.

Phanthong Thai, 15 Regent Road, Altrincham
Primrose Cafe, 15a Carlisle Road, Londonderry
At Twenty5, 25 St Nicholas Street, Ipswich
Redhill Kebab House, 15 Brighton Road, Surrey
Go Houghton, 100 Parkside Drive, Houghton Regis
Jolly Fryer, 94 Lowmoor Road, Kirkby in Ashfield

Renowned by the locals as the best Fish and Chips in both Nottinghamshire and the UK, this No1 voted chippy by their customers.

Bubalu, 79-81 Gloucester Road, Bristol
Volare, 613 Lord Street, Southport
Super SushiSuper Sushi in Chingford, 89-91 Old Church Road, Chingford

Super Sushi serves a vast selection of delicious, traditional, high-quality fresh food made to order, friendly experienced staff and extremely affordable prices.


Congratulations to all our participants and 2017 Good Food Award Winners.

Information correct at time of publishing 01 November 2016.  All Food Hygiene Scores were verified at time of review from food.gov.uk.  We use the score from the latest published inspection to form part of our scoring criteria, which at at the time of publication may be under review or awaiting publication.  The Good Food Award(s) do not provide any warranties as to the food hygiene of any premises, you should check food.gov.uk for the latest information.  The food hygiene rating or inspection result given to a business reflects the standards of food hygiene found on the date of inspection or visit by the local authority.

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