July 3, 2022

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Nottinghamshire’s best restaurants, takeaways and cafes as voted for by the public

The finalists for the Food Awards England 2022 have been revealed – and there’s a whole host in Nottinghamshire amongst them going for glory. The awards celebrate the best in the food industry – the people who “enhance the flavours of England” or take our taste buds around the world.

Contenders from the county have made it into the regional final for categories including best cafe, takeaway, chip shop, and restaurant. A black-tie ceremony will take place in Manchester in June, welcoming the top professionals, who provide delicious dishes, the freshest of products and rich menus.

A spokesperson said: “England offers a wide range of places that serve world cuisines. The finalists were voted for by the public for providing authentic recipes and unique dishes to their diners, creating memorable experiences for both residents and visitors.

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“Undoubtedly, there are some amazing specialists around the country, who know how to offer great service, delicious food and meet the expectations of their diners. These are the professionals that we aim to reward at The Food Awards England 2022.”

The finalists in the East Midlands region include:

Restaurant of the Year

Masala Junction Restaurant

Cafe/Bistro of the Year

Jo-hanna’s Cafe & Bistro

Takeaway of the Year

Jimbos

Best Oriental Establishment

Nan Tei

Best Vegetarian Establishment

No.12 Hounds Gate

Best Seafood Establishment

The Lobster Pot



Fresh lobster at the Lobster Pot
Fresh lobster at the Lobster Pot

Best fish and chips establishment

Andy’s Fish Bar

Dessert Outlet of the Year

Yumi’s Ice Cream Parlour

Best Street Food

Zaap Thai Street Food

Artisan Bakery of the Year

Artisan Bakery, Mansfield

Cookery School of the Year

School of Artisan Food, Welbeck

Burger Bar of the Year

Annie’s Burger Shack

BOHNS Best Burgers

La Rock in Sandiacre, Derbyshire, is also a contender in the Restaurant of the Year category.