Top Asian food establishments win at the first ever Irish Asian Food Award 2019

Winners for the first ever Irish Asian Food Awards 2019 are revealed following the Asian Food campaign’s efforts to recognise the top Asian restaurants, takeaways and food establishments across Ireland. The campaign celebrates those who work their hardest to promote Asian cuisine and connect communities through food and culture.

The Asian Food campaign showcases the success, entrepreneurial spirit and creativity fuelling the Irish Asian Food industry, with categories ranging from Japanese Restaurant of the year, Outstanding Indian Restaurant and Asian Fusion Restaurant of the year.

The Irish Asian Food Awards 2019 are brought to you by Oceanic Consulting – the UK’s leading ethnic awards organisation. With years of experience, they hold various world-class award ceremonies throughout major cities in Scotland, England and now Ireland annually. Oceanic Consulting events are a major fixture in the calendars of both the Asian community and wider population and generate media interest both locally and internationally.

Irfan Younis, CEO of Oceanic Consulting said:

“Well done to all our winners at the first ever Irish Asian Food Awards; we hope you’re proud to be recognised for the hard graft, talent, joy and entertainment you bring to the industry through delicious food which represents Ireland’s rich culture and heritage. We will be bigger and better next year.”

With 20 categories, the winners are as follows:

5 Star Indian Restaurant of the Year Northern Ireland: Nu Delhi Restaurant Lounge (Belfast)

5 Star Indian Restaurant of the Year Connaught: Tulsi (Galway)

5 Star Indian Restaurant of the Year Ulster: Chilli Lounge (Cavan)

5 Star Indian Restaurant of the Year Leinster: Pink Salt Indian Restaurant (Bray)

5 Star Indian Restaurant of the Year Munster: Achari Indian Restaurant (Limerick)

5 Star Indian Restaurant of the Year Dublin: Indie Spice Grill (Dublin)

 

Outstanding Indian Restaurant of the Year Northern Ireland: Mayur Indian Restaurant (Carrickfergus)

Outstanding Indian Restaurant of the Year Connaught: Roy’s Indian Restaurant (Ballinrobe)

Outstanding Indian Restaurant of the Year Leinster: The Holy Grail Wexford Indian Restaurant (Wexford)

Outstanding Indian Restaurant of the Year Munster: Sethu Indian Restaurant (Kerry)

Outstanding Indian Restaurant of the Year Dublin: Mams Indian Restaurant (Dublin)

 

Chinese Restaurant of the Year Northern Ireland: Harmony Palace (Belfast)

Chinese Restaurant of the Year Connaught: Golden Sea Chinese Restaurant (Mayo)

Chinese Restaurant of the Year Leinster: Oriental Palace (Meath)

Chinese Restaurant of the Year Munster: The River View Chinese Restaurant (Tipperary)

Chinese Restaurant of the Year Dublin: Yang’s Chinese Restaurant (Dublin)

 

Japanese Restaurant of the Year: Zakura Noodle & Sushi Restaurant (Dublin)

 Bangladeshi Restaurant of the Year: Chandpur (Donegal)

 Indian Takeaway of the Year Northern Ireland: Asha Tandoori Indian Takeaway (Bangor)

 5 Star Indian Takeaway of the Year Ireland: Tadka House Indian Takeaway (Dublin)

Takeaway & Home Delivery of the Year: Masala (Dublin)

 Asian Takeaway of the Year: Banaras Indian & Thai Takeaway (Dublin)

Nepalese Restaurant of the Year: Hub Himalayan (Dublin)

Thai Restaurant of the Year: Siam Thai Restaurant (Dundrum)

Malaysian Restaurant of the Year: Kopitiam (Dublin)

Korean Restaurant of the Year: Miso Sligo (Sligo)

Asian Fusion Restaurant of the Year: Ramen (Cork)

South Indian Restaurant of the Year: Babu’s Indian Spice (Girlford)

Pakistani Restaurant of the Year: Madina Desi Curry Co (Dublin)

Unique Asian Restaurant of the Year: Zen (Belfast)

Middle Eastern Restaurant of the Year: Nora’s Palace (Belfast)

Outstanding Middle Eastern Restaurant of the Year: Shouk (Dublin)

Turkish Restaurant of the Year: Keshk Cafe (Dublin)

Turkish Takeaway of the Year: Denis’s Turkish Kebab House (Enniscorthy)

Cantonese Restaurant of the Year: Good World Chinese Restaurant (Dublin)

Organisers Awards for Outstanding Achievement: Chandpur Restaurant (Donegal)