Acknowledging the best in genuine Italian restaurant chains in the UK, this award will be presented to specialist restaurants where the food served is rooted at the heart of Italian cuisine and which offers a genuine taste of Italy and experience.

All Italian restaurant chains (a business with 10 or more sites) will be considered, irrespective of entry.


External market data, including customer feedback, will be used to determine the winner.

What to send in:

Chains are welcome to submit information to support the work undertaken, stating why you think the business deserves to win.

The Award Qualifying Period is 1st September 2016 to 31st August, 2017

AWARDS CLOSING DATE: 1st Sepember 2017

How to enter:

In the first instance please email Caron Parry on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., stating your name, address and which award you wish to enter.