Restaurant’s Readers’ Choice winners announced

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Restaurant’s Readers’ Choice winners announced

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Suppliers and brands including Woods Foodservice, Aubrey Allen, Lightspeed and Nestle Professional have been named as winners in Restaurant’s Readers’ Choice Awards 2023.

Chefs and restaurant owners were asked to vote for their top suppliers across 18 categories, including Best Meat Supplier, Best Foodservice Company, Best Equipment Distributor, Best Knife Brand, Best Delivery Partner, Best Technology Provider, and Best Gadget.

Among the winners were foodservice company Woods Foodservice, which claimed three top spots. As well as being named best fruit and vegetable supplier and best foodservice company, Woods was also named Top Supplier in this year’s awards.

Woods Foodservice picked up three awards

Other winners include Direct Seafood in the fish supplier category, Aubrey Allen in the meat supplier category, and Venus Wine & Spirits Merchants, which was voted the number one drinks supplier by readers of Restaurant.

Deliveroo, meanwhile, was voted best delivery service provider.

Best Delivery Company: Deliveroo

Chefs and restaurant owners were also asked to name their best items of kitchen equipment as well as suppliers, with Caterkwik being named the best equipment supplier, and Rational the combi-oven brand of choice. The best cooking range was named as Blue Seal while pan brand Bourgeat also came out on top.

Aubrey Allen was named Best Meat Supplier

Front of house, awards went to technology provider Tevalis, Tableware company Steelite, EPoS provider Lightspeed and glassware brand Riedel.

Readers' Choice 2023 Awards - the winners

Top Supplier ​- Woods Foodservice

Fish – Direct Seafood

Drinks – Venus Wine & Spirits Merchants

Foodservice – Woods Foodservice

Fruit and Veg – Woods Foodservice

Meat – Aubrey Allen

Equipment - Caterkwik

Combi-oven - Rational

Technology Provider - Tevalis

EPoS – Lightspeed

Tableware – Steelite

Delivery – Deliveroo

Knife – Global

Gadget – Thermomix

Cooking range – Blue Seal

Pan – Bourgeat

Glassware – Riedel

Stock – Nestle Professional​ 

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