Somerset Life Food & Drink Awards 2017 wINNERS

Congratulations to all of our 2017 Finalists and Winners


Best Chef
Sponsored by Thatchers Cider

WINNER: Olivier Certain, Clavelshay Barn, North Petherton

Steve James, Yeovil

Justin Reeves, Reeves, Dunster



Best Restaurant
Sponsored by Howards Motor Group

WINNER: Reeves, Dunster

The Mint & Mustard, Taunton

Clavelshay Barn, North Petherton



Coffee/Tea Shop of the Year

WINNER: Lion Rock Tearooms, Cheddar

Mr Miles Tearoom, Taunton

Periwinkle Tearooms, Selworthy



Customer Service Award

Sponsored by Burns the Bread

WINNER: The Candlelight Inn, Bishopswood

Lion Rock Tearooms, Cheddar

The Oakhouse, Axbridge



Family Dining Award

WINNER: The Duck at Burtle, Burtle

The Anchor Inn, Hillfarrance

Lion Rock Tearooms, Cheddar



Hotel Restaurant of the Year

Sponsored by Westchem

WINNER: Coleridge Restaurant, Wootton Courtenay

Castle Bow Restaurant, Taunton

Tarr Farm Inn, Dulverton



Independent Retailer of the Year

WINNER: Pyne’s of Somerset, North Petherton

Brockley Stores, Brockley

Rumwell Farm Shop, Rumwell



Newcomer of the Year

Sponsored by Strongvox

WINNER: The Pier Restaurant, Clevedon

Bread Bar

Moat & Turret Café, Nunney



Product / Producer of the Year

Sponsored by Porter Dodson

WINNER: Bath Soft Cheese Company

Brown Cow Organics, Pilton

Moonbeams Farm, Wellington

Thatchers, Myrtle Farm



Pub of the Year

Sponsored by Arthur David

WINNER: The Globe, Milverton

The Swan, Wedmore

The White Post, Rimpton



Somerset Life Food & Drink Hero 2017

Sponsored by Notaro

Bev & Sarah Milner Simonds