6th edition of G Plus Guwahati Food Awards to be held on Feb 29
GUWAHATI: The 6th edition of Guwahati Food Awards is all set to take place on February 29 at Vivanta by Taj, Guwahati.
The voting for the awards closed this year with over 1 lakh votes registered on the website and mobile app. With more than 175 nominations across 25 identified award categories, nominations were received from over 75 eateries comprising restaurants, cafes, lounge bars, bakeries and fast food eateries amongst others.
Guwahati Food Awards, initiated in the year 2015, steps into its sixth edition this year.
The awards have been arrived at by a multiple phase process that involves nomination filing, voting, food tasting and jury visits. The voting period continued for two weeks, while a distinguished jury visited the participants for inspection and reviews. A cumulative score has been calculated through a credible process and the awards in the respective categories shall be announced at the grand awards night which will be a gala affair.
Guwahati Food Awards also organises an annual baking contest – Bake-off 2020. This is the fourth season of the “Best Home Baker of the Year.” Contestants prepare items from home and present them to the jury members on the day of the competition.
The Guwahati Food Awards is an initiative of the city’s English weekly G Plus in association with Blender’s Pride Reserve Collection. The initiative is supported by Assam Tourism, Asomiya Pratidin, Pratidin Time with Hospitality Partner - Vivanta Guwahati and Outdoor Partner - Outreach Advertising.
Categories for the 6th edition are:
Best Fast Food Joint (Chain)
Best Fast Food Joint (Single Outlet)
Best Hangout Place
Best Mithai Shop
Best Multi-Cuisine Restaurant
Best Restaurant For All Day Dining
Best Speciality Cuisine Restaurant
Best Restaurant For Assamese Cuisine
Best Restaurant For European Cuisine (Continental)
Best Restaurant For Fine Dining
Best Restaurant For Naga Cuisine
Best Restaurant For North Indian/Mughlai Cuisine
Best Restaurant For Oriental Cuisine
Best Restaurant For South Indian Cuisine
Best Themed Restaurant
Best Restaurant For Vegetarian Food
Restaurant of The Year
Setting Benchmark Through Innovation
Most Promising New Entrant
Best Cloud Kitchen
Best Dessert & Ice Cream Parlour
Best Instagramable Restaurant
Best Food Truck
Best Restaurant for Barbeque and Grill