OVERALL WINNER

THE BUNTINGFORD KITCHEN


BEST GASTRO PUB OF THE YEAR

WINNER – THE HERMIT OF REDCOATS, HITCHIN

HIGHLY COMMENDED – THE FOX & DUCK, THERFIELD

COMMENDED – THE VIC, HITCHIN


BEST INDEPENDENT BUTCHER

WINNER – K JONES BUTCHERS, HITCHIN

HIGHLY COMMENDED – TRUSSELLS, KNEBWORTH

COMMENDED – DOEL BUTCHERS, BUNTINGFORD


BEST INDEPENDENT FOOD RETAILER/PRODUCER OF THE YEAR

WINNER – DALLINGS & CO, KINGS LANGLEY

HIGHLY COMMENDED – FOXHOLES FARM SHOP, HERTFORD

COMMENDED – BUONGIORNO ITALIA, ST ALBANS


BEST COCKTAIL MENU

WINNER – THE SNUGBAR, HERTFORD

HIGHLY COMMENDED – THE GROUNDWORKS, HITCHIN

COMENDED – HERMITIGE ROAD, HITCHIN


BEST MICROBREWERY

WINNER – THE BUNTINGFORD BREWERY, ROYSTON

HIGHLY COMMENDED – THE RED SQUIRRELL BREWERY, POTTON END


BEST ARTISAN BAKERY

WINNER – QUOTIDIAN, HITCHIN

HIGHLY COMMENDED – REDBOURNBOURY MILL AND BAKERY, ST ALBANS

COMMENDED – HITCHIN BAKEHOUSE, HITCHIN


BEST FARMERS MARKET STALL HOLDER

WINNER – FOXHOLES FARM SHOP, HERTFORD

HIGHLY COMMENDED – THIS LITTLE PIGGY PORK PIES & SAUSAGE ROLLS, STEVENAGE

COMMENDED – HIGHBURY FARM, STEVENAGE


INDEPENDENT WINE MERCHANT OF THE YEAR

WINNER – WINE 2 LAY DOWN, HERTFORD

HIGHLY COMMENDED – TUDOR WINE MERCHANTS, HITCHIN

COMMENDED – DALLINGS & CO, KINGS LANGELY


BEST LOCAL INDEPENDENT TEA/COFFEE SHOP

WINNER – BREWERY TEA ROOMS, WALKERN

HIGHLY COMMENDED – SOUTH STREET PANTRY, BISHOP STORTFORD

COMMENDED – H@ME AND EAT, BISHOPS STORTFORD


OUTSTANDING SERVICE EXCELLENCE AWARD

WINNER – THE FOX AND DUCK, THERFIELD

HIGHLY COMMENDED – FOXHOLES FARM SHOP, HERTFORD

COMMENDED – LEAF CAFÉ, HERTFORD


BEST NEWCOMER

WINNER – THE GROUNDWORKS, HITCHIN

HIGHLY COMMENDED – CINNAMON TRAVELLING CAFÉ, ST ALBANS

COMMENDED – BUSHEL AND STRIKE, ASHWELL


BEST FINE DINING RESTAURANT

WINNER – THE BUNTINGFORD KITCHEN. BUNTINGFORD

HIGHLY COMMENDED – THE LEMON TREE, BISHOPS STORTFORD

COMMENDED – AUBERGE DU LAC, WELWYN


BEST RESTAURANT OF THE YEAR

WINNER – THE FOX & HOUNDS, HUNSDON

HIGHLY COMMENDED – THE WELLINGTON, WELWYN

COMMENDED – THE FOX & DUCK, THERFIELD