The finalists for the 2017 Felix Awards have been announced, with familiar faces and consistently good establishments vying for top spots.
Presented by the Restaurant Association of New Zealand, the Felix Awards recognise the outstanding hospitality professionals all making a positive impact on the local café and dining scene. A large number of nominations were received from the industry across 19 categories, recognising those who work hard to achieve excellence in hospitality.
“The number of nominations received this year and the overall support the awards have received shows the value of highlighting the industries top talent. The calibre of talent in the industry is outstanding and continues to grow every year," said Marisa Bidois, chief executive of Restaurant Association.
To be selected by your peers as a leader in your category is a great honour in itself”.
Final Voting is now open to the industry, closing on Sunday, 8 October. The winners will be announced at the awards evening, held at the Embassy Theatre on Sunday, 22 October.
For more information regarding the awards please visit www.felixawards.co.nz. Tickets to the Great Gatsby themed awards evening can be purchased online via the website.