Support our restaurant award

PUBLISHED: 01:17 18 May 2011 | UPDATED: 19:24 20 February 2013

Support our restaurant award

Support our restaurant award

Don't miss your chance to nominate your favourite St Albans eaterie in this year's chamber of commerce awards...

FOR the fourth year running Hertfordshire Life has teamed up with St Albans District Chamber of Commerce Community Business Awards 2011 to sponsor the Restaurant of the Year Award in the annual event.

This years awards were launched at the chambers St Georges Day lunch at Sopwell House in St Albans. The 350 guests enjoyed glorious sunshine, listened to guest speaker Phil Tufnell and raised more than 10,000 for Grove House Hospice and Emmaus through an auction and raffle.

The business awards are divided into six categories and recognise outstanding contribution to the business community.

They are open to individuals and businesses whose business strategy encompasses policies and projects that have a positive impact on the St Albans district.

The awards are:

New Business (sponsored by Debenhams Ottaway Solicitors)
Young Person (Oaklands College)
Restaurant (Hertfordshire Life)
Green Business (St Albans District Council)
Corporate Social Responsibility (Harpenden Building Society)
Presidents Award (Hertfordshire Business Independent)

Tell us your favourite

For the Restaurant Award we need you to nominate your favourite restaurant and you could win dinner for two people at the winning restaurant in our prize draw. The top three restaurants from your nominations will be judged on value for money, diners expectations met, cleanliness and good service and overall quality. So far the winners have been Italian restaurant Cibo DiVino in St Albans, Thai restaurant Bangkok Lounge in Harpenden and then last year the top prize went to Freddies in St Albans.

How to enter

To nominate your favourite restaurant tell us who you are nominating, and your reasons, and email the details along with your name, address and contact telephone number to or post to Hertfordshire Life Restaurant Award, PO Box 1322, Widmer End, High Wycombe HP15 6YW by July 1, 2011.

For criteria and entry details for all other categories, call Lisa Bates on 01727 863054 or visit and click on St Albans Chamber of Commerce Awards.

The winners will be announced at a Presentation Dinner on September 29.

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