The 2023 GQ Meals & Drink Awards shortlist

The 2023 GQ Meals & Drink Awards shortlist

From the 1000’s of votes forged, the ultimate nominations for this yr’s GQ Meals & Drink Awards, in affiliation with Veuve Clicquot and Belvedere, are right here. Take notice: these are the most effective spots to eat, drink, and keep at within the UK. Now comes the exhausting half for our esteemed judging panel: selecting the winners. It’s a troublesome job, however somebody’s gotta do it. Choose up the April/Might difficulty of GQ to search out out who wins what.

The nominations are in…

Greatest Restaurant
The Ledbury, London –
Ox, Belfast –
Unalome, Glasgow –
Endo on the Rotunda, London – 
Moor Corridor, Aughton (Lancs) –

Greatest Chef
Gareth Ward at Ynyshir, mid-Wales –
Alex Dilling at Resort Cafe Royal, London –
Roberta Corridor-McCarron at The Little Chartroom, Edinburgh –
Adam Smith at Woven, Ascot –
Akwasi Brenya-Mensa at Tatale, London –

Greatest Resort
Gleneagles Townhouse, Edinburgh –
The Twenty Two, London –
One Hundred Shoreditch, London –
The Retreat at Elcot Park, Newbury –
Chateau Denmark, London –

Greatest Pub
The Baring, London –
The Barley Mow, London –
The Canine & Gun Inn, Skelton nr Penrith – 
The Unruly Pig, Woodbridge, Suffolk – 
Double Crimson Duke, Cotswolds –

Belvedere Greatest Bar
The Absent Ear, Glasgow –
Silverleaf on the Pan Pacific Resort, London –
Seed Library, London –
Communicate In Code, Manchester –
Frequent Decency on the NoMad Resort, London –

Greatest Restaurateur
Samyukta Nair for Koyn, MiMi Mei Honest, Jamavar and Bombay Bustle –
Robin Gill for Darby’s, Sorella, Maria G’s, Bottle & Rye and Bermondsey Larder –
Nicholas Balfe, Mark Gurney and Matt Bushnell for Holm, Salon, Levan, Larry’s –
Dan & Natasha Smith for the Fordwich Arms and Bridge Arms –
Richard Corrigan for Corrigan’s, Bentley’s, Daffodil Mulligan, Gibney’s, Virginia Park Lodge and The Park Café –