BEST UKRAINIAN RESTAURANTS 2017 SELECTED AT SALT® AWARDS
On December 02 the fifth anniversary awards ceremony for the winners of National SALT® Restaurant Awards 2017 was held in CEC Parkovy.
The main event of the restaurant industry was attended by 400 guests, including restaurateurs and restaurant managers, experts of the hospitality industry, journalists, and representatives of HoReCa companies. The gala dinner was traditionally held in the black-tie format. More than twenty thousand people watched the awards ceremony online.
The best restaurants 2017 according to SALT® Awards were:
BEST MEAT RESTAURANT — Argentina Grill (Kharkiv)
BEST FISH RESTAURANT – Odessa (Kyiv)
RESTAURANT WITH THE BEST WINE LIST — Vino e Cucina (Kyiv)
BEST NEW RESTAURANT — Chang (Kyiv)
BEST CONFECTIONERY — Honey (Kyiv)
BEST HOTEL RESTAURANT — Vogue Café, Fairmont Grand Hotel Kyiv (Kyiv)
BEST CITY CAFE — Moloko Bar (Odesa)
BEST COFFEE HOUSE — ONE LOVE Coffee (Kyiv)
BEST BAR — Hendrick’s bar (Kyiv)
BEST COUNTRY RESTAURANT — Edem, Edem Resort Medical & Spa (Lviv Region)
BEST BEER RESTAURANT – Pivnaia Duma (Kyiv)
BEST RESTAURANT OF UKRAINIAN CUISINE – Barvy (Kyiv)
BEST RESTAURANT OF NATIONAL CUISINE – Shoti (Kyiv)
This year 135 restaurants from fifteen Ukrainian cities were finalists of the Awards. They were restaurants which had been declared to be the best in their nominations by experts of the Awards as well as self-nominated restaurants which passed expert voting. They were personally assessed by the jury that had absolutely new members this year. The jury members personally attended the restaurants and evaluated four criteria: Cuisine, Service, Atmosphere, and Specialisation.
Transparency and authenticity of the results were certified by RSM Ukraine, the official auditor of the Awards.
The winners were awarded with the copper SALT® frying pan created by French brand deBuyer and placed on the glass base made by Tiger.
National SALT® Restaurant Awards is the main professional event in the Ukrainian restaurant industry. The Awards was founded in 2013 by Hoteliero Hoteliers and Restaurateurs Club in order to award the best restaurants of the country and develop the hospitality industry in general. It unites Ukrainian restaurateurs, structures the market and informs guests of restaurants’ quality.
The Sponsor of the SALT® Awards is Nemiroff, the Exclusive Automotive Partner is Mercedes Benz, the Technology Partner is Maresto, the Innovation Partner is Miele, and the Legal Partner is GoLaw.
Partners of the SALT® Awards include Mirs, Johnnie Walker, Singleton, World Class, Stella Artois, PROservice, Manezh, Gemini, PepsiCo, Odisey, АТМ, Platforma, Premier Food, Vittel, Perrier, KOKO nailroom, Golets, Olha Dorss, Vintage.