2014 Devon Life Food & Drink Awards Winners

 

BEST RESTAURANT / FINE DINING EXPERIENCE OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Ashfords
Noel Corston @ EX34, Woolacombe
Runners up:
Les Saveurs, Exmouth
River Exe Café, Exmouth

BEST NEWCOMER OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by The FSB
Two Birds Kitchen, mobile business
Runners up:
Sylvain’s Little French Cakes, Exwick
The Tiny Marmalade Company, Exeter

BEST INDEPENDENT FOOD SHOP OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Stage Engage
Darts Farm, Topsham
Runners up:
Churston Traditional Farm Shop, Churston
John’s of Instow, Instow

BEST GASTRO PUB OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by National Westchem
The Swan, Bampton
Runners up:
The Nobody Inn, Doddiscombeleigh
The Treby Arms, Sparkwell

BEST FARMERS’ MARKET OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Everys Solicitors
Crediton Farmers’ Market
Runners up:
TASTE, Tiverton
Tavistock Farmers’ Market

BEST DRINKS PRODUCT OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Pyne & Lyon
Owens Coffee, Modbury
Runners up:
Ashridge, Staverton
Lyme Bay Winery, Axminster

BEST BAKERY OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Sandy Park
Red Dog Bakery, Black Torrington
Runners up:
Exploding Bakery, Exeter
The Bakery at Royal William Yard, Plymouth

BEST BUTCHER / MEAT PRODUCER OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by The Magdalen Chapter Hotel
Pipers Farm, Cullompton
Runners up:
Aune Valley Meat, Loddiswell
Lidstones Butchers, Kingsbridge

BEST TEAROOM / COFFEE SHOP OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Potburys of Sidmouth
Hele Corn Mill & Tea Rooms, Hele
Runners up:
Bumble and Bee, Exmouth
Vintage Tea, Totnes

BEST FOOD PRODUCT OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Waitrose
Hockings Ice Cream
Runners up:
Blueberry Bros, Blueberry & Lime Jam
Burts Crisps

BEST FAMILY FRIENDLY DINING EXPERIENCE OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Frobishers
The Victoria Inn, Salcombe
Runners up:
The Landmark Theatre, Ilfracombe
The Pier House, Westward Ho

BEST SEAFOOD SUPPLIER OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by The Exeter Chiefs
Dan the Fish Man, Clovelly
Runners up:
Devon Fish Box, Brixham
The Fish Deli, Ashburton

BEST HOTEL RESTAURANT OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Savills
Gidleigh Park, Chagford
Runners up:
Broomhill Art Hotel, Barnstaple
Two Bridges Hotel, Nr Princetown

BEST DEVON SUNDAY ROAST
Sponsored by Fermoys
Church House Inn, Churchstow
Runners up:
Caroline’s Kitchen at Churston Traditional Farm Shop, Churston
Tom Cobley Tavern, Spreyton

BEST CHEF OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Stonehaven Care Group
Olivier Guyard-Mulkerrin, Les Saveurs, Exmouth
Runners up:
James Bexter, River Exe Café, Exmouth
Noel Corston @ EX34, Woolacombe

2014 DEVON FOOD HERO
Sponsored by Darts Farm
Stella West-Harling from Ashburton Cookery School