NDTV Good Times Food Awards celebrate the best in the food industry

20 Dec,2011

By A Correspondent

 

NDTV Good Times,India’s first premium lifestyle channel, hosted the second edition of the NDTV Good Times Food Awards at The Westin, Gurgaon on Saturday. The channel honoured top restaurants, restaurateurs and chefs from across the nation in a gala awards ceremony. The venue resonated with the presence of celebrated faces, food enthusiasts, restaurant owners, chefs and other noted guests.

 

Within a year the NDTV Good Times Food Awards have become the definitive standard to the best in the industry. With an unmatched expert panel that is unbiased and uncompromising when it comes to food, the awards have become the last word in the food and beverage space.

 

Among the many highlights of the event, was a Sufi jugalbandi by The Mekaal Hasan Band and Harshdeep Kaur. The Highway on My Plate duo, Rocky & Mayur kept the audience in splits with their humour and charm.

 

An addition to this year’s award categories was the Viewer’s Choice Award. This was a single award category where the viewers got an opportunity to decide theBestFoodieCitythrough their votes and Delhi NCR was unanimously selected by the viewers.

 

The winners were selected by a highly qualified jury comprising of NDTV award winning anchor Vinod Dua, celebrity chef Ritu Dalmia, food critic Marut Sikka, popular anchor and chef Aditya Bal, restaurateur and chef Vicky Ratnani and Highway Stars Rocky & Mayur.

 

Speaking on the occasion, Smeeta Chakrabarti, CEO, NDTV Lifestyle said: “We are delighted with the overwhelming response to the second edition of NDTV Good Times Food Awards. We are happy to see not only the industry, but also viewers from across the country voted for their favourite nominees. I would like to congratulate all the winners on behalf of the entire team of NDTV Good Times.”

 

The list of NDTV Good Times Food Awards winners:

Best North Indian Restaurant: Karim’s Hotel, Old Delhi

Best Coastal Indian Restaurant: Gajalee, Mumbai

Best Regional Restaurant: Ponuswamy, Chennai

Best Asian Restaurant: Bomra’s,Goa

Best Dessert & Coffee Menu: L’Opera,New Delhi

Best Bar: The Blue Fog, Mumbai

Best European Restaurant: Indigo, Mumbai

Most Sensational Debut: Smoke House Room,New Delhi

All time favourite Restaurant: Flury’s, Kolkata

Best Dhaba: Fadtare Misal Pao,Kolhapur

BestFoodieCity:DelhiNCR

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2 responses to “NDTV Good Times Food Awards celebrate the best in the food industry”

  1. Puneet says:

    Indore is missing from the list….i think NDTV people should once go and try indori chats….

  2. sneha says:

    How do I nominate a retuarant for NDTV good times food awards? please guide

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