Known for its vibrant creative culture and outstanding food, wine, craft beer and coffee, Wellington is a cosmopolitan city with an exuberant personality. In recognition of this city’s unique hospitality scene, the Restaurant Association of New Zealand is again is proud to present the peer-voted Felix Hospitality Awards 2017. These awards honour those that are outstanding in the business of hospitality.

“It is important for the hospitality industry to recognise its champions as it provides not only a peer benchmark for excellence but also provides consumers with valuable insights on the best places to visit, said Restaurant Association chief executive Marisa Bidois "Few are more credible then your own industry to decide who the best of the best is.”

Nominations are now open to the industry to cast nominations. The voting close on 3 September 2017 and the final voting will begin on 12 September 2017 culminating on a grand evening to announce the winners.