Fine Dining Category

Restaurant of the Year - Dubai

Gaucho, DIFC
Hakkasan Dubai, Jumeirah Emirates Towers
La Petit Maison, DIFC
La Serre Bistro and Boulangerie, Downtown Dubai
Nobu, Atlantis the Palm
Rang Mahal by Atul Kochhar, JW Marriott Marquis Dubai
RHODES TWENTY 10, Le Royal Meridien Abu Dhabi
Roberto's, DIFC
Traiteur, Park Hyatt Dubai
Zuma, DIFC

Restaurant of the Year - Abu Dhabi

55&5th The Grill, The St Regis Saadiyat Island Resort
Bord Eau, Shangri-la Hotel Qaryat Al Beri
Brasserie Angélique, Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi
Catalan, Rosewood Abu Dhabi
Hakkasan, Emirates Palace Abu Dhabi
Indigo, Beach Rotana Abu Dhabi
Marco Pierre White Steakhouse & Grill, Fairmont Bab Al Bahr
Pachaylen, Eastern Mangroves Hotel & Spa by Anantara
Rhodes 44, The St Regis Abu Dhabi
Vasco's, Hilton Abu Dhabi

Best New Restaurant - Dubai

Ba, Fairmont the Palm
CUT by Wolfgang Puck, The Address Hotel Downtown
Don Alfonso, Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai
El Sur, The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort and Spa
Fume, Pier 7 Dubai Marina
Vivaldi by Alfredo Russo, Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel & Tower
Qbara, Wafi Dubai
Toko, Vida Downtown Dubai
Tortuga Mexican Kitchen, Mina A' Salam
Yuan, Atlantis the Palm

Best New Restaurant - Abu Dhabi

Amalfi, Le Royal Meridien Abu Dhabi
Avasa, The St. Regis Saadiyat Island
Bentley Bistro, The Galleria
BOA Steakhouse, Eastern Mangroves Promenade
Caramel Restaurant and Lounge Abu Dhabi
Koi, The Collection, Saadiyat Island
Market Kitchen, Le Royal Meridien Abu Dhabi
The Capital Grill, Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi
The Foundry, Southern Sun Abu Dhabi
Zuma, The Galleria Mall

Restaurant of the Year - Doha

Agora, Grand Heritage Doha Hotel And Spa
Chi'Zen, Oryx Rotana Doha
Gordon Ramsay, The St Regis Doha
Hakkasan Doha, The St. Regis Doha
Hwang, Intercontinental Doha
Il Teatro, Four Seasons Hotel Doha
La Piazza, Al Bidda Boutique Hotel
La Varenne French Brasserie, West Bay
Market by Jean Georges, W Doha
Paper Moon, W Doha

Chef of the Year

Amrish Sood - Rang Mahal by Atul Kochhar, JW Marriott Marquis Dubai
Andy Toh - Hakkasan Dubai, Jumeirah Emirates Towers
Colin Clague - Qbara Dubai
Darren Velvick - Table 9 by Darren Velvick, Hilton Dubai Creek
Izu Ani - La Serre Bistro & Boulangerie, Vida Downtown Dubai
Justin Galea - Le Royal Meridien, Abu Dhabi
Lij Roger Heron - Lexington Grill, Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah
Luigi Vespero - The Rib Room, Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel
Reif Bin Othman - Zuma
Roberto Segura - The Act Dubai, Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai

Best European Restaurant

Bord Eau, Shangri-La Hotel Qaryat Al Beri
Brasserie Angelique Jumeirah Etihad Towers
Elia, Majestic Hotel Tower Dubai
La Petit Maison, DIFC
La Serre Bistro and Boulangerie, Dubai
Market by Jean-Georges, W Doha
Picante, Four Points by Sheraton Bur Dubai
Reflets par Pierre Gagnaire, InterContinental Dubai
Social by Heinz Beck, Waldorf Astoria Palm Jumeirah
Traiteur, Park Hyatt Dubai

Best Asian Restaurant

Benihana Restaurant, Amwaj Rotana Hotel, JBR
Benjarong Thai Restaurant, Dusit Thani Dubai
Blue Jade, Ritz Carlton Dubai
Hakkasan, Jumeirah Emirates Towers
Hoi-An, Shangri-la Hotel, Abu Dhabi
OKKU, The H Dubai
Quest, Jumeirah at Etihad Towers
Thai Kitchen, Park Hyatt Dubai
Tong Thai, JW Marriott Marquis Dubai
Umai, The Oberoi Hotel Dubai

Best Contemporary British Restaurant

D&A, Jumeirah Beach Hotel
Harvesters Pub, Crowne Plaza Dubai
Marco Pierre White Grill, Conrad Dubai
Reform Social & Grill The Lakes Club
RHODES TWENTY 10, Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort and Spa
Rivington Grill, Souk al Bahar
Scott's, Jumeirah at Etihad Towers
Table 9 by Darren Velvick, Hilton Dubai Creek
The Ivy, Jumeirah Emirates Towers
Wheeler's of St James's, Gate Village 2, DIFC

Best Latin American Restaurant

Asado, The Palace Downtown Dubai
Chamas, InterContinental Abu Dhabi
Frevo, Fairmont The Palm
Gaucho, DIFC
La Parilla, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Dubai
Maya, Le Meridien Beach Resort and Spa
Pachanga, Hilton Dubai Jumeirah Resort
The Act Dubai, Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai
Toro Toro, Grosvenor House Dubai
Tortuga Mexican Kitchen, Madinat Jumeirah

Best Indian Restaurant

Amala, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray
Ananta, The Oberoi Hotel Dubai
Indego by Vineet, Grosvenor House Dubai
Iz, Grand Hyatt Dubai
La Porte des Indes, The Address Dubai Mall
Options by Sanjeev Kapoor, DWTC
Patiala Restaurant
Rang Mahal by Atul Kochhar, JW Marriott Marquis Dubai
Spice Mela, Rosewood Abu Dhabi
Ushna, Abu Dhabi

Best Middle Eastern Restaurant

Al Nafoorah, Jumeirah Emirates Towers
Atayeb, Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi
Ewaan, The Palace Hotel Downtown Dubai
Levantine, Atlantis the Palm
Na3Na3, The Address Hotel Dubai Mall
Nawwara, JW Marriott Marquis Dubai
Ottomans, Grosvenor House Dubai
Qbara, Wafi City
Shabestan, Radisson Blu Dubai Deira Creek
Tagine, One & Only Royal Mirage

Best Steakhouse

The Forge, The Ritz Carlton Abu Dhabi
Gaucho, DIFC
Hunters, The Westin Mina Seyahi Beach Resort and Spa
Lexington Grill, Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah
Marco Pierre White Steakhouse & Grill, Fairmont Bab Al Bahr
Prime68, JW Marriott Marquis Dubai
Ruth's Chris Steak House, The Address Dubai Marina
The Meat Co., Madinat Jumeirah
The Rib Room, Jumeirah Emirates Towers
West 14th, Oceana Beach Club, Palm Jumeirah

Best Brunch

Al Bahou Friday Brunch - Mövenpick Hotel Ibn Battuta Gate
Al Qasr, Madinat Jumeirah
Bubbalicious, The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort and Spa
Fizz Factory Royale, Le Royal Meridien Abu Dhabi
Friday Brunch, Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek
Friday Fork & Cork Brunch, Crescendo, Anantara Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa
The Big Brunch, Eastern Mangroves Hotel & Spa by Anantara
Talk & Soul Brunch at Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach
Toro Toro, Grosvenor House Dubai
Traiteur Brunch, Park Hyatt Dubai

Best Italian Restaurant

Alta Badia, Jumeirah Emirates Towers
Bice, Hilton JBR
Bussola, The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort and Spa
Certo, Radisson Blu Hotel Dubai Media City
Frankie's Italian Bar & Grill, Al Fattan Tower, JBR
PAX Italian Restaurant, Dusit Thani Dubai
Positano, JW Marriott Marquis Dubai
Roberto's Restaurant & Lounge, DIFC
Ronda Locatelli, Altantis, The Palm
Rosso, Amwaj Rotana

Best Seafood Restaurant

Al Mahara, Burj al Arab Dubai
Bice Mare, Souk Al Bahar
Fish Market, Radisson Blu Hotel Dubai Deira Creek
Flooka, Dubai Marine Beach Resort and Spa
Ossiano, Atlantis The Palm
Pearls & Caviar, Shangri-La Hotel, Abu Dhabi
Pierchic, Al Qasr
Sayad, Emirates Palace Abu Dhabi
Seagrill on 25° Restaurant & Lounge, Fairmont The Palm
Turquoiz, The St.Regis Saadiyat Island Resort

Best Experiential Dining Venue

Bateaux Dubai, Dubai Creek
Blue Flame, Jumeirah Creekside Hotel
Dining by Design, Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara
Ghaf Kitchen, Various locations
Jazz@PizzaExpress, JLT
Dine around the world tasting evening, Mövenpick Hotel Ibn Battuta Gate
Music Hall, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray
Epicurean Escapades, Jumeirah Etihad Towers
The Act Dubai, Shangri-La Hotel Dubai
Urban Picnic, 3in1, Vida Downtown Dubai

Best Sustainable Restaurant

Baker and Spice Dubai, Dubai
Bestro, Lafayette Gourmet, Dubai Mall
Comptoir 102, Jumeirah
Organic Foods & Cafe, UAE
Qbara, Wafi Dubai
The China Club, Radisson Blu Hotel Dubai Deira Creek
The Farm, Al Barari
Traiteur, Park Hyatt Dubai
Urban Bistro, Media City
Rangoli, Yas Island Rotana

Best Food Blogger

Debbie Rogers - Coffee Cakes and Running
Debbie Steedmaan, Geordie Armani
Dima Al Sharif, Dimasharif
Hessa K. Al Khalifa, Hkfinds
Ishita Saha, IshitaUnblogged
Jasmine Pereira, Peartreediaries
Rupal Bhatikar, Foodienfabulous
Sally Prosser, My Custard Pie
Samantha Wood, Foodiva
Sarah Walton, The Hedonista

Casual Dining

Best International Restaurant

Carluccio's, UAE
The Cheesecake Factory, UAE
Cravin' Cajun, Novotel Al Barsha Dubai
Eggspectation, JBR
Jamie's Italian Jumeirah Beach Hotel
Lafayette Gourmet, Dubai Mall
Markette Restaurant, Dubai Mall
Salero Tapas & Bodega, Kempinski Hotel MOE
Social House, Dubai Mall
The Farm, Al Barari

Best Indian Restaurant

Antique Bazaar, Four Points by Sheraton Bur Dubai
Asha's, UAE
Barbecue Delights, Dubai
Calicut Paragon, Dubai
Claypot, City Max Hotels Bur Dubai
Gazebo Restaurant, Dubai
Mahesh Lunch Home, Bur Dubai
Ravi's,Al Satwa
The Bombay, Marco Polo Hotel
Zafran, UAE

Best Asian Restaurant

Chop Suey, Dubai
Chopstix Marco Polo Hotel
Lemongrass Thai Restaurant, UAE
Little Bangkok, Dubai
Noodle House, UAE
P.F.Chang's, UAE
Pingpong, Dubai Mall
Sizzling wok, Citymax Hotel Bur Dubai
Smiling BKK, Dubai
Yo Sushi, UAE

Best Middle Eastern Restaurant

Almaz by Momo, Harvey Nichols Mall of Emirates
Arz Lebanon, UAE
Bait al Mandi, Dubai
Karam Beirut, Dubai
Leila, Dubai
Mayrig Dubai, Downtown
Reem Al Bawadi, Dubai
Wafi Gourmet, Wafi Dubai
Zaatar w Zeit, UAE
Zaroob Restaurant, Dubai

Best Cafe

Angelina, Dubai Mall
Baker & Spice Dubai, Dubai
BookMunch Cafe, Al Wasl Square
Café Bateel, UAE
Jones the Grocer, UAE
The Lime Tree Cafe, UAE
More Cafe, UAE
Pascal Tepper French Bakery, Dubai
Paul Café, UAE
The One, Khalidiya Theatre and Restaurant

Ingredients

Favourite Supermarket

Hyperpanda
Almaya
Carrefour
Choithrams
Geant
Lulu Hypermarket - Al Barsha
Park n Shop
Spinneys
Union Co-Op
Waitrose

Favourite Speciality Food Store

BiOrganic
Galleries Lafayette
Wafi Gourmet
Jones the Grocer
Market & Platters
Marks and Spencer
Organic Foods And Cafe
Ripe Market
The Farmers Market on the Terrace, Jumeirah Emirates Towers

Favourite Brand for Store Cupboard Items

California Garden
Down to Earth Organic
Green Giant
Gyma
Nestle
Paxo
Sacla
Shaan
Spinneys Food spices
Sunfoods

Favourite Dairy Brand

Al Ain Dairy
Al Rawabi
Almarai
Danone
Kerry Gold
Lacnor
Lurpak
Marmum
Rachel's
Total Yoghurt

Favourite Olive Oil Brand

Barbera
Bertolli
Borges
Carluccio's
Figaro
Filippo Berio
Jamie's
Rahma
Rafael Salgado
Serjella

Favourite Tea Brand

Alokozay
Brooke Bond Red Label Tea
Dilmah
Jing Tea
Lipton
PG Tips
Teapigs
Tetley's
TWG
Twinings

Favourite Coffee Brand

Ali Cafe
Coffee Planet
Davidoff
Illy
Lavazza
Maxwell House
Nescafé
Nespresso
Raw Coffee
Starbucks

Favourite Juice Brand

Barakat
Alain Milliat
Tropicana
Almarai
Florida's Natural
Al Rawabi
Ceres
Masafi
Ocean Spray
Del Monte

Accessories

Favourite Large Kitchen Appliance Brand

Ariston
Hitachi
Indesit
LG
Miele
Samsung
Siemens
Smeg
TEKA
Whirlpool

Favourite Small Kitchen Appliance Brand

Black & Decker
Bosch
BRAUN
Cuisinart
Kenwood
KitchenAid
Magimix
Moulinex
Panasonic
Philips

Favourite Tableware Store

Bloomingdale's
Crate and Barrel
Galleries Lafayette
Home Centre
Ikea
Jashanmal
Lakeland
Tavola
The One
Zara home