Winners for first ever English Asian Food Award 2019 are revealed

Winners for the first ever English Asian Food Awards 2019 are revealed after a glamorous awards ceremony was held at the Mercure Piccadilly Hotel in Manchester on 11th February 2019.

The Award ceremony is the first of its kind and exists to recognise and reward Asian restaurants, takeaways and other food establishments across England for working hard to service the Asian food industry, which is growing and diversifying each year. The awards celebrated the achievements of businesses and individuals who connect communities through food and culture and commemorated the difference they make to the hospitality industry and England’s economy.

The event was organised by the UK’s leading ethnic consulting and promotions organisation Oceanic Consulting, finalists at the Asian Media Awards 2017 for their impact in the Marketing & PR Sector. Oceanic Consulting are responsible for some of the most successful and well-known events in the country, including the British Indian Awards, the Curry Awards, and the British Muslim Awards.

Irfan Younis, CEO of Oceanic Consulting said: “We would like to congratulate all of the winners and finalists from the first ever English Asian Food Awards 2019. The evening was a great success, particularly given the fact that this was the first award of its kind in England. We are keen to carry the momentum on from tonight, to future awards ceremonies celebrating Asian food in England, and to keep rewarding those who help this industry grow and shake markets year on year.”

With 20 awards presented on the night, the winners are as follows:

5 Star Indian Restaurant of the Year North: Royal Delhi Restaurant (Brighouse)

5 Star Indian Restaurant of the Year Midlands: Eastern Eye (Lichfield)

5 Star Indian Restaurant of the Year South: Deshi Spice Restaurant & Lounge (Bedford)

5 Star Indian Restaurant of the Year Overall Winner: Deshi Spice Restaurant & Lounge (Bedford)

 

Outstanding Indian Restaurant of the Year North: Touch of Spice Indian Restaurant (Preston)

Outstanding Indian Restaurant of the Year Midlands: Castle View Indian Cuisine (Lincoln)

Outstanding Indian Restaurant of the Year South: The Cochin (Hertfordshire)

Outstanding Indian Restaurant of the Year Overall Winner: Castle View Indian Cuisine (Lincoln)

 

Japanese Restaurant of the Year North: Sushi Bar Hana Matsuri (Leeds)

Japanese Restaurant of the Year Midlands: Sushido (Sutton)

Japanese Restaurant of the Year South: Kibou Sushi (Gloucestershire)

Japanese Restaurant of the Year Overall Winner: Kibou Sushi (Gloucestershire)

 

Chinese Restaurant of the Year North: Woksoever (Cottingham)

Chinese Restaurant of the Year Midlands: Wing Wah Chinese Restaurant (Coventry)

Chinese Restaurant of the Year South: Jade Cottage (Berkshire)

Chinese Restaurant of the Year Overall Winner: Woksoever (Cottingham)

 

Bangladeshi Restaurant of the Year North: Cutlers Spice (Sheffield)

Bangladeshi Restaurant of the Year Midlands: Imani’s Restaurant (Birmingham)

Bangladeshi Restaurant of the Year South: The Bengal Bear (Wiltshire)

Bangladeshi Restaurant of the Year Overall Winner: Imani’s Restaurant (Birmingham)

 

5 Star Indian Takeaway of the Year North: Indian Fusion (Leeds)

5 Star Indian Takeaway of the Year Midlands: Bombay Bites (Leicester)

5 Star Indian Takeaway of the Year South: Masterchef (Luton)

5 Star Indian Takeaway of the Year Overall Winner: Masterchef (Luton)

 

Takeaway & Home Delivery of the Year North: Barbecue (Manchester)

Takeaway & Home Delivery of the Year Midlands: Miss China (Coventry)

Takeaway & Home Delivery of the Year South: Mandarin Court (Thatcham)

Takeaway & Home Delivery of the Year Overall Winner: Barbecue (Manchester)

 

Nepalese Restaurant of the Year: The Gurkha Hotel, Restaurant & Bar (Blackpool)

Thai Restaurant of the Year: Arunothai Restaurant (Nottingham)

Malaysian Restaurant of the Year: Chilli Padi (Newcastle)

Korean Restaurant of the Year: Korea House Restaurant (Nottingham)

Asian Fusion Restaurant of the Year: GOSSIP Malaysian & Thai Cuisine (Manchester)

South Indian Restaurant of the Year: Coconut Lagoon (York)

Pakistani Restaurant of the Year: My Lahore (Bradford)

Unique Asian Restaurant of the Year: Bon Pan Asian (Stoke on Trent)

Middle Eastern Restaurant of the Year: Meejana Weybridge (Surrey)

Turkish Restaurant of the Year: Istanbul Grill (Prestwich)

Cantonese Restaurant of the Year: Bei Jing Cantonese Restaurant (Burnley)

Persian Restaurant of the Year: Alborz (Manchester)

Afghani Restaurant of the Year: Afghan Cuisine N Grill (Bolton)