Members of Heavenly Devon Hotels and Restaurants scoop even more top honours

Members of Heavenly Devon Hotels and Restaurants scoop even more top honours

By: Devon Hotels
Added: 08 February 2018

With an incredible 20,000 votes placed by readers of Food Magazine, this week saw the much anticipated Food Reader Awards 2018 held at Fifteen Cornwall.

Twelve awards in total were up for grabs, including the coveted Best Chef, Best Restaurant and Best Foodie Hotel titles.

After two rounds of voting, the time had arrived for the Kings and Queens of the Devon Foodie Scene to be crowned.

Best Chef – sponsored by Sharp’s Brewery went to Michael Caines at Lympstone Manor

Michael tweeted; “Wow, just got the news about winning this! Thank you to all those who voted @food_mag its a great honor to be named Best Chef #noreasonjustpassion sorry I couldn't be there in person and congrats to all the winners tonight & those shortlisted.”

Steve Pidgeon at the Arundell Arms Hotel walked away with a Grand finalist position. This comes just over a week after their latest AA accreditation inspection increased their rating from standard to silver award.

Best Foodie Hotel – sponsored by Enotria & Coe saw the Arundell Arms Hotel – Lifton crowned winner.

They tweeted, “So thrilled to have won the @food_mag 2018 Reader Awards 'Best Foodie Hotel' award, with Steve a 'Fabulous Finalist' as the 'Chef of Year'. It was a great evening @FifteenCornwall  and congratulations to all the other winners and finalists!”