2015 Restaurant of the year half way frontrunners announced

Half way award - wen.jpgWe have reached the half way point in the nominations for The Good Food Guide Readers’ Restaurant of the Year Awards and are excited to reveal the current frontrunners.

The Waitrose Good Food Guide Readers' Restaurant of the Year Award champions local eateries and recognises great food and service at restaurants, pubs and cafés across the UK. 

You can find out more about the awards here, including how to nominateinformation for restaurantslast year's winners and last year's overall winner

The 10 regional winners will now be announced on Monday 30 June 2014 and the overall Readers’ Restaurant of the Year 2015 will be announced in September 2014. 

At this halfway stage, regional frontrunners include:


  • The Bridge Inn, Edinburgh     
  • The Birch Tree, Invergordon  
  • Gordon's Restaurant, Inverkeilor                  
  • Mountain Café, Aviemore       



North West

  • Eagle & Child, Ramsbottom   
  • Duke of York, Clitheroe         
  • Rogan & Company, Cartmel   
  • The Assheton Arms, Downham Village


North East

  • The Spiced Pear, Holmfirth    
  • Erics Restaurant, Lindley       
  • The Box Tree Restaurant, Ilkley
  • Meltons, York  




  • Carters of Moseley, Moseley
  • Vine House, Paulerspury       
  • The Brownlow Arms, Hough-on-the-Hill        
  • Boboli's, Kibworth



  • Charlotte's Bistro, Chiswick   
  • Boqueria Tapas, Brixton        
  • Upstairs, Brixton                    
  • Osteria Antica Bologna, Clapham                  
  • The Brigade, Bermondsey


  • Roger Hickman's, Norwich     
  • Seafood Restaurant, Great Yarmouth           
  • Shepherd & Dog, Stowmarket                      
  • The Duck, Stanhoe

South East

  • Stovells, Chobham                 
  • The Vine, Goudhurst              
  • The White Horse, Romsey



  • The Gallery, Barry                 
  • Sosban and the Old Butchers Restaurant, Menai Bridge      
  • Casanova, Cardiff                   
  • Munch of Mumbles, Swansea      


South West

  • Menu Gordon Jones, Bath     
  • The White hart, Somerton            
  • The Five Alls, Lechdale   
  • Oyster Shack, Bigbury