• Award 14: The Restaurant of the Year Award, co-sponsored by Pelican Procurement *This award is available for co-sponsorship*

  • Criteria:

  • Open to establishments of all sizes and structure – including those within hotels – this award aims to identify the restaurant in Scotland that prioritises exemplary produce, exceptional culinary skills, first class service and an innovative approach to waste management.

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    - ALL boxes must be completed in order for the entry to be submitted. If a certain requirement is not applicable, please indicate "N/A" in the respective box.
    - Only links to entrant's own website will be counted. No third party web links are permitted.
    - Attachments may be sent by clicking on the "Select Files" button at the end of this form.
    - Maximum combined size of all attached files: 8mb per nomination.

    Nominations MUST include the following supporting information:

  • Describe how the restaurant has achieved its position at the top of Scotland’s fine dining scene by setting benchmarks for culinary excellence, ambience, service and value for money. (Maximum 150 words).
  • Outline the restaurant’s commitment to the creation of innovative menus and world wine lists and the adoption of culinary trends. (Maximum 150 words).
  • Provide evidence of the extensive use of ethical suppliers and fresh, locally sourced, traceable ingredients. (Maximum 150 words or one-page attachment, including menus and/or supplier invoices).
  • Outline the restaurant’s strong environmental credentials, including innovative, practical policies for reducing energy usage and food waste. (Maximum 150 words).
  • Provide evidence of a commitment to staff training and continuous professional development. (Maximum 150 words, and/or a precise link to the relevant page on the establishment’s website).
  • Provide examples of customer reviews, evidence of previous award nominations and any press cuttings. (Maximum 150 words, and/or a precise link to the relevant page on the establishment’s website).
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