Devon Life Food & Drink Awards 2013 Results

BEST RESTAURANT / FINE DINING EXPERIENCE OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Mercedes-Benz South West
Winner: River Exe Café, Exmouth
Highly commended: Rock Salt Café & Brasserie, Plymouth
Highly commended: Tors Restaurant, Two Bridges Hotel, near Princetown

BEST NEWCOMER OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by The FSB
Winner: The African Chef, Newton Abbot
Highly commended: Le Vignoble, Plymouth
Highly commended: The Bakehouse, Cullompton

BEST INDEPENDENT FOOD SHOP OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Burts Chips
Winner: Ullacombe Farm Shop, Bovey Tracey
Highly commended: Aune Valley Meat, Loddiswell
Highly commended: Churston Traditional Farm Shop, Churston

BEST GASTRO PUB OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Savills
Winner: The Treby Arms, Sparkwell, Plympton
Highly commended: The Lamb Inn, Sandford
Highly commended: The New Inn Roborough, Winkleigh

BEST FARMERS’ MARKET OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Rathbones
Winner: The Good Food Market @ Royal William Yard, Plymouth
Highly commended: Cullompton Farmers Market
Highly commended: Totnes Good Food Sunday Market

BEST FISHMONGER OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Devon Life
Greendale Farm Shop, Nr Farringdon, Exeter
Highly commended: Ivybridge Fish Company, Ivybridge
Highly commended: The Fish Shed, Darts Farm, Topsham

BEST DRINKS PRODUCT OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Stage Engage
Winner: Luscombe Organic Drinks, Buckfastleigh
Highly commended: Quercus Devon Ales, Churchstow
Highly commended: Sharpham Wine, Totnes

BEST BAKER OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Reed Hall
Winner: Ella Artisan Bakery, Ashburton
Highly commended: Stevie B’s, The Real Artisan Bakery, Crediton
Highly commended: The Exploding Bakery, Exeter

BEST TEAROOM / COFFEE SHOP OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Potburys
Winner: Hele Corn Mill & Tea Rooms, Hele, N. Devon
Highly commended: The Bakehouse, Cullompton
Highly commended: The Georgian Tea Rooms, Topsham

BEST FOOD PRODUCT OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Waitrose
Winner: Baobab Chilli Jam, The African Chef, Newton Abbot
Highly commended: Clinton Venison, East Budleigh
Highly commended: Portlebay Popcorn, Langage, Plympton

BEST FAMILY FRIENDLY DINING EXPERIENCE OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Exeter College
Winner: Darts Farm Restaurant, Topsham
Highly commended: River Cottage Canteen & Deli, Axminster
Highly commended: The Victoria Inn, Salcombe

BEST BUTCHER OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Sandy Park
Winner: Aune Valley Meat, Loddiswell
Highly commended: Churston Traditional Farm Shop, Churston
Highly commended: Veyseys, Cullompton

BEST CHEF OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Stonehaven Care Group
Winner: Anton Piotrowski, The Treby Arms, Sparkwell, Plympton
Highly commended: Chris Dayer, River Exe Café, Exmouth
Highly commended: Jason Turton, The Huntsman Inn, Ide, Exeter

BEST DEVON SUNDAY ROAST
Sponsored by The Kingsbridge Inn
Winner: The King’s Arms, Georgeham
Highly commended: The Huntsman Inn, Ide, Exeter
Highly commended: The Sea Trout Inn, Staverton

2013 DEVON FOOD HERO
Sponsored by Darts Farm
Winner: Guy Watson, Riverford Farm
Highly commended: Martyn Bragg, Shillingford Organics
Highly commended: Michael Caines, Abode Exeter