About the award

National SALT® Restaurant Awards is an annual meeting and award ceremony for the best restaurants of Ukraine.

National SALT® Restaurant Awards was founded in 2013 by HOTELIERO® Hoteliers and Restaurateurs Club and it became the main event of the year for the professional restaurant community of Ukraine.

National SALT® Restaurant Awards are given to restaurants which have been selected by professional Experts of the Awards and evaluated by independent international Jury board.

The annual award will highlight and evaluate the best restaurants in the country and help them receive public recognition. The award for winners, SALT® frying pan, is a symbol of quality of Ukrainian restaurants.


Our Mission
Development of the restaurant hospitality industry for the purpose of increasing the competitive level of market players and informing consumers of quality of Ukrainian restaurants.

Our Values
Leadership, professionalism, development, recognition.

Aims of the Awards

  • To determine and award the best restaurants of Ukraine
  • To consolidate members of the industry over the idea of further development and increasing the quality of services
  • To help consumers gain information on the quality of restaurants in the largest cities of Ukraine

Audience of the Awards
SALT Restaurant Awards unites:

  • Owners and top managers of the best Ukrainian restaurants
  • Mass media as well as special press
  • Developers
  • Auditors and consultants
  • All representatives of restaurant business making key decisions.

The total quantity of event participants is 400 people.

The number of restaurants represented at the event is more than 130.

Geography of the Award

The territory of Ukraine.

Best restaurants of Ukraine will be named within the framework of the Awards in the following nominations:

  • Best Coffee House
  • Best Meat Restaurant
  • Best Fish Restaurant
  • Best Restaurant of Ukrainian Cuisine
  • Best Restaurant of National Cuisine
  • Best Confectioner’s
  • Restaurant with the Best Wine List
  • Best Beer Restaurant
  • Best New Restaurant
  • Best Bar
  • Best City Cafe
  • Best Hotel Restaurant
  • Best Country Restaurant
  • Best Pub
  • Best Bakery Cafe
  • Best Street-Food

VI Gala Awards Ceremony for the best restaurants of Ukraine will be held on December 2, 2018, Parkovy CEC, Kyiv.

Organiser’s Contacts:

CEO of SALT® Awards
Yana Zuieva
+38 067 493 59 59

Coordinator of SALT® Awards
Dariia Prokhorenko

+38 099 676 41 21

SALT® Awards Founder
Andriy Skipyan

  Sklyarenka Str., 7, Kyiv, Ukraine, 04073
+380 44 228 73 10
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