We are delighted to announce the 2019 Catey Awards shortlist below.

The winners will be announced on the evening of The 2019 Catey Awards being held on the 2nd July. To book tickets, please click here

Accessibility Award

Park Plaza Waterloo, London

Royal Lancaster London

Best Employer Award


Firmdale Hotels

Manor House Lindley

Red Carnation Hotels

The Grand Brighton

Best Marketing Campaign Award

Inception Group

M Restaurants, London

Marriott Hotels

Rockliffe Hall, Darlington, County Durham

Best Use of Technology Award

Cheval Residences and Criton


The Genuine Dining Co.


Vita Mojo

Chef Award

James Knappett, Bubbledogs & Kitchen Table, London

Lisa Goodwin-Allen, Northcote, Langho, Lancashire

Nathan Outlaw, Nathan Outlaw Restaurants, Port Isaac, Cornwall

Paul Ainsworth, Paul Ainsworth at No 6, Padstow, Cornwall

Tom Kitchin, The Kitchin Group, Edinburgh

Education and Training Award

Andrew Boer, Edge Hotel School

Gary Hunter, Westminster Kingsway College 

Gordon McIntyre, City of Glasgow College

Molook Shaher, Middlesbrough College

Foodservice Caterer Award

Allister Richards, Gather & Gather 

Andrew Wilson & Carolyne Vale, Wilson Vale

Kevin Watson, Amadeus

Phil Roker, Vacherin

Health and Nutrition Award


Eden Caterers

Fish City Belfast

Westminster Kingsway College

Hotel of the Year – Group

Southampton Harbour Hotel & Spa

The Langham, London

The Ned, London

The Pig - at Combe

Hotel of the Year - Independent

Fonab Castle Hotel & Spa, Pitlochry, Perthshire

Rockliffe Hall, Darlington, County Durham

Rudding Park, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

Yorebridge House, Bainbridge, North Yorkshire

Manager of the Year

Andre Mannini, M Restaurant Group

James Stewart, The Belfry Hotel & Resort 

Jorge Gertrudes, Home Grown Hotels (The Pig)

Michael West, The Social Company

Sally Beck, Royal Lancaster London

Menu of the Year Award


Flitch of Bacon


Old Downton Lodge

Newcomer Award

Frog by Adam Handling, London

Lympstone Manor, Exmouth, Devon

Margot, London

Salt, Stratford-upon-Avon

Socius, Nurcham Market, Norfolk

Pub and Bar Award

Adam Handling, Eve Bar, London

Chris & Jeff Galvin, Galvin Green Man, Great Waltham, Essex

Steven Smith, Freemasons at Wiswell, Lancashire

Public Sector Award

Catering Service, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust

John Figgins, West Sussex County Council

Matthew White, The University of Reading/TUCO

Restaurateur of the Year – Group

Des Gunewardena & David Loewi, D&D London

Philip Eeles, Tom Barton & Dorian Waite, Honest Burgers

Pranee & Andy Laurillard, Giggling Squid

Will Beckett & Huw Gott, Hawksmoor 

Restaurateur of the Year – Independent

Paul Ainsworth, Paul Ainsworth at No 6, Padstow, Cornwall

Tom Kerridge, Hand & Flowers, Marlow, Buckinghamshire

Tom Kitchin, The Kitchin Group, Edinburgh

Sustainable Business Award

Battlesteads, Hexham, Northumberland

Eden Caterers

Fairmont St Andrews, Fife

Lussmanns Restaurants

Wine and Spirit Ambassador Award

Alessandro Palazzi, Dukes London

Jan Konetzki, Four Seasons Hotel London at Ten Trinity Square

Joel Claustre, Searcys

Sandia Chang, Bubbledogs & Kitchen Table, London

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