Chesterfield Food and Drink Awards


Food & drink 2018 table

Chesterfield Food and Drink Awards Finalists 2019

The winners of the Chesterfield Food and Drink Awards will be announced at an awards ceremony at the Winding Wheel Theatre on 23rd October 2019.

A total of 27 businesses have been shortlisted across nine categories. Bottle & Thyme, Ciuri Ciuri Restaurant and Lombardi’s are all hoping to take the top title.

This year, 7 of the businesses have been nominated for the first time and 5 are hoping to defend their 2018 Chesterfield Food and Drink Awards titles, including Bottle & Thyme which, last year, won the coveted title of Restaurant of the Year.

Check out last year’s winners here.

Restaurant of the YearRestaurant of the Year – sponsored by Chesterfield Borough Council

Bottle & Thyme

Ciuri Ciuri Restaurant

Lombardi’s Restaurant


Chesterfield Cafe/Tea Room of the YearCafé and Tea Room of the Year – sponsored by Kier

The Lilypad Cafe & Restaurant

H & F Vintage Tea Rooms



Chesterfield Gastro Pub of the YearGastro Pub of the Year – sponsored by Banner Jones Solicitors

The Market Pub

The Rectory

The Red Lion at Peak Edge Hotel


Chesterfield Pub Bar of the YearPub/Bar of the Year 

Pump + Grind

The Rose and Crown, Brampton

The Three Horseshoes


Chesterfield Pub Bar of the YearChesterfield’s Best Newcomer – sponsored by BHP Chartered Accountants

Afat’s Grill

Pig & Pump

Sorbo Lounge


Chesterfield Best Customer ServiceExcellence in Customer Service – sponsored by East Midlands Chamber (Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire)

Bottle & Thyme

Junction Bar

The Lilypad Café


Chesterfield Best Out of TownBest Out of Town – sponsored by Shorts Chartered Accountants

The Horse & Jockey, Wessington

Orangery Restaurant, Darley Dale

Southgate Brasserie, Van Dyk



Chesterfield Food ProducerChesterfield Food Producer of the Year  sponsored by Edge Events Management

Crooked Pickle Co

Derbyshire Distillery

Moss Valley Fine Meats




Chesterfield Young Chef of the YearYoung Chef of the Year – sponsored by Owen Taylor & Sons

Callum Fitzpatrick

Jake Parkin

Sophia Johnson




Chesterfield International Restaurant of the YearInternational Restaurant of the Year – sponsored by MSE Hiller

Cocina at Casa Hotel

Dehli 41



Chesterfield Family Friendly AwardFamily Friendly Award – sponsored by Jumble Creative Design

The Bulls Head, Holymoorside


The Six Halts, Clay Cross


Apprentice of the Year – sponsored by Apprentice Town (led by Chesterfield Borough Council)

Denny Pearson

Donna McMahon

Stuart Mcardle



Apprentice Employer of the Year – sponsored by Learning Unlimited (The Chesterfield College Group)

Ringwood Hall Hotel & Spa 

Stephenson’s Tea & Coffee House   

The Tickled Trout 




Conference Venue of the Year Conference venue of the year

Casa Hotel

Chatsworth House

Ringwood Hall Hotel & Spa


Chesterfield Food Hero
Chesterfield Food Hero –
sponsored by Casa Hotel

To be announced at the ceremony!







Food & drink 2018 judging


Find out how the Judging takes place for the Chesterfield Food and Drink Awards

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Food & drink 2018 category


There are 15 categories presented at the Chesterfield Food and Drink Awards.

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Food & drink 2018 ceremony

Awards Ceremony

Chesterfield Food and Drink Awards Ceremony celebrates the best businesses in the town across 15 categories.

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