Congratulations to our 2018 finalists…

 

Newcomer of the Year
SPONSORED BY ILLUMINATE SKIN CLINICS

  • Fuggles Beer Café, Tonbridge
  • Ponga Foods at Drakes, Maidstone
  • The Parade Room, Canterbury

 

Independent Café/Tea Room of the Year
SPONSORED BY KAREN AND KIM INTRODUCTIONS

  • Goose on the Green, Walmer
  • HatHats Coffee Company, Reculver
  • The Plant Base, Tunbridge Wells

 

Farm Shop of the Year
SPONSORED BY UMBERMASTER KITCHENS

  • Hadlow College Farm Shop, Tonbridge
  • Haywards Farmshop, Tonbridge
  • MB Farm Shop, Sittingbourne

 

Farmers’ Market of the Year
SPONSORED BY SHEPHERD NEAME

  • Capel-le-Ferne Farmers’ Market
  • Offham Farmers’ Market, Spadework
  • Shipbourne Farmers’ Market

 

Best Independent Food & Drink Retailer
SPONSORED BY FINANCIAL ADVICE & SERVICES LTD

  • Fudge Kitchen, Canterbury
  • The Kentish Pantry, Margate
  • The Wild Bread Bakehouse, Faversham

 

Producer/Product of the Year
SPONSORED BY LA DE DA BOUTIQUE

  • Chapel Down, Tenterden
  • Kentish Pip, Canterbury
  • Marshmallow Heaven, FavershaM

 

Family Dining Award
SPONSORED BY SPECIALTY BREADS

  • Roost, Margate
  • The Bears Trading Company, Whitstable
  • The Hungry Guest, West Malling

 

Outstanding Customer Service
SPONSORED BY THE CANTERBURY AUCTION GALLERIES

  • Goose on the Green, Walmer
  • Houdini’s Magic Bar, Broadstairs
  • Whits of Walmer, Walmer

 

Pub of the Year
SPONSORED BY CLIVE EMSON

  • Four Fathoms, Herne Bay
  • The George Restaurant & Bar, Molash
  • The White Horse, Dover

 

Restaurant of the Year
SPONSORED BY PERRY’S CHARTERED ACCOUNTANTS

  • Thackeray’s, Tunbridge Wells
  • The Salutation, Sandwich
  • The West House, Biddenden

 

Chef of the Year
SPONSORED BY THE FOXHUNTER PARK

  • Daniel Smith, The Fordwich Arms, Canterbury
  • Robert Taylor, The Compasses Inn, Canterbury
  • Will Devlin, The Small Holding, Cranbrook

 

Kent Life Food and Drink Hero
SPONSORED BY HADLOW GROUP

  • To be announced on the evening…