Categories of awards

Best Restaurant Regularly Serving Game

Nominate your favourite restaurant which regularly has game on their menu. A restaurant who serves a variety on game meat, showcasing the versatility and delicious taste of game. Do you get excited about looking at their menu to see what game dish they will have on?

Nominated by the general public and voted for by general public.

  • Caddy Man
  • The Woodsman
  • The Cart Shed
  • Mac and Wild
  • Rabbit Restaurant
  • Jack Russell Inn
  • The Harwood Arms
  • The Game Bird
  • Rothay Manor
  • Mytton and Mermaid
  • Ox Barn at Thyme
  • Ye Olde Red Lion
  • The Peacock
  • Lewtrechard Manor
  • Gleneagles

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Criteria

The restaurant must serve a variety of game in season. There should be dishes that showcase the variety and versatility of game meat. Do they actively promote game dishes i.e. game week, game menu, and pictures on website/social media?

Process

Nominations are submitted online. Submitted nominations are collated and the top 10 go forward for online public voting. The nominee with the most votes will win. Nominees are actively encouraged to ask for votes from the general public through whatever marketing tools they have available.

Best Pub Regularly Serving Game

Nominate the local pub that sources their game locally and then showcases that lovely meat by putting great dishes on the menu. Do they have a game week? A special game menu? Or a game dinner each year?

Nominated by the general public and voted for by the general public.

  • The Oxford Blue
  • The Rigbye Arms
  • The Blacksmiths Arms
  • The Welldiggers Arms
  • The Black Bull
  • The Kings Arms
  • The Dundas Arms
  • The Museum
  • The Dalesman
  • The Crown
  • Donkey and Buskins
  • Dog and Gun
  • Meikleour Arms
  • The Pheasant
  • The Ship

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Criteria

The pub must serve a variety of game, preferably local game, in season. There should be dishes that showcase the variety and versatility of game meat and they must actively promote game dishes i.e. game week, game menu, and pictures on website/social media.

Process

Nominations are submitted online. Submitted nominations are collated and the top 10 go forward for online public voting system. The nominee with the most votes will win. Nominees are actively encouraged to ask for votes from the general public through whatever marketing tools they have available.

Best Chef Regularly Cooking Game

Nominate the chef that no matter what game they cook, makes it taste delicious and looks divine. It could be a celebrity chef, or the chef from your local pub. Do they use the different types of game and source locally and in season?

Nominated by general public and voted for by the general public.

  • Marcus Franklin
  • Oliver Gladwin
  • Lisa Goodwin-Allen
  • Steven Ellis
  • Charlie Hibbert
  • Mike Robinson
  • Sally Abe
  • Awanish Roy
  • Chris Burt
  • Gareth Gilder
  • Tom Kitchin
  • Tommy Banks
  • Michelle Mirabile
  • Tristan Prudden
  • Max Gott

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Criteria

The chef must serve a variety of game in season. There should be dishes that showcase the variety and versatility of game meat. Do they actively promote game dishes i.e. game week, game menu, and pictures on website/social media?

Process

Nominations are submitted online. Submitted nominations are collated and the top 10 go forward for online public voting system. The nominee with the most votes will win. Nominees are actively encouraged to ask for votes from the general public through whatever marketing tools they have available.

Best Game Farmers Market Stall including Street Food

Nominate the farmers market that has a local game stall, selling game meat or game pies, great customer service, a good knowledge of game and promotes it whenever they can.

Nominated by the general public and judged by general public.

  • Taste of the Wild
  • Ridleys Fish and Game
  • Stour Valley Game
  • Shooting Chefs
  • Veni & Son
  • Glorious Game
  • Hadrian's Game Larder
  • Ox Close Farm
  • Truly Traceable

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Criteria

Any farmers market stall or street food vendor selling game.

Process

Nominations are submitted online. Submitted nominations are collated and the top 10 go forward for online public voting system. The nominee with the most votes will win. Nominees are actively encouraged to ask for votes from the general public through whatever marketing tools they have available.

Best Added Value Game Meat Product

Nominate the best game meat product, it can be a pie or charcuterie, a ready meal or Scotch egg, any product that includes game meat.

Nominated by the general public and voted for by general public.

  • The Clucking Pig
  • Addington Equestrian Centre
  • Wholesome Wolf Biltong
  • Wild and Game Company
  • Farmison & Co
  • Nick Lister
  • Castle Game
  • Bampton Game
  • Wild and Sweet
  • Maisebrooke Farm
  • A Dales and Son
  • Jolly Nice
  • Craigie Butchers Ltd
  • Wild Meat Company
  • Duchy Charcuterie

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Criteria

Any game product is able to enter as long as they have added value. This can include pies, ready meals, ready to cook, charcuterie, pate etc.

Process

Nominations are submitted online. Submitted nominations are collated and the top 10 go forward for online public voting. The nominee with the most votes will win. Nominees are actively encouraged to ask for votes from the general public through whatever marketing tools they have available.

Best Multiple Retailer Selling Game

Nominate your favourite supermarket. Do they have a wide range of game products? Do they have special offers on game to increase sales? Do they display and promote game well? Does it make you want to buy game?

Nominated by the general public and voted for by general public.

  • Waitrose
  • Ocado
  • Abel & Cole
  • Booths
  • Asda
  • Morrisons
  • Sainsburys
  • Tesco
  • Co-op
  • Marks & Spencer

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Criteria

Multiple retailers over 5 shops.

Process

Nominations are submitted online. Submitted nominations are collated and the top 10 go forward for online public voting. The nominee with the most votes will win. Nominees are actively encouraged to ask for votes from the general public through whatever marketing tools they have available.

Best Small Retailer Selling Game

Nominate the best deli or farm shop that sells game, promotes it to their customers, sources it locally, has great customer service and stocks added value game and wet meat.

Nominated by the general public and voted for by general public.

  • Bampton Game
  • Castle Game
  • Maisebrooke Farm
  • Duchy Charcuterie
  • Andersen & Sandergaard
  • Saddleback Farm Shop
  • Stour Valley Game
  • Cornwalls Butchers
  • Wass Farm Shop
  • Owl Barn Larder

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Criteria

Small retailer, owning up to 5 shops, who has a range of game meat and game meat added value products for sale.

Process

Nominations are submitted online. Submitted nominations are collated and the top 10 go forward for online voting system. The nominee with the most votes will win. Nominees are actively encouraged to ask for votes from the general public through whatever marketing tools they have available.

Best Game Butcher

Nominate the best game butcher who actively sells game, has the knowledge to answer the customer’s questions and sources locally.

Nominated by the general public and voted for by general public.

  • Hank's Meat & Game
  • Castle Game
  • David Fox Butchers
  • Wild Meat Company
  • Stour Valley Game
  • Farmison & Co
  • Dewi Roberts Family Butchers
  • The Game Larder
  • Padbury Meats
  • Cottenham's of Lindfield

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Criteria

Local butcher who sell a range of game meat.

Process

Nominations are submitted online. Submitted nominations are collated and the top 10 go forward for online public voting. The nominee with the most votes will win. Nominees are actively encouraged to ask for votes from the general public through whatever marketing tools they have available.

Game Hero

Nominate the person who is constantly extoling the virtues of game, goes that extra mile to sell game meat, has an extensive knowledge of game and loves to spread the word.

Nominated by the general public and voted for by general public.

  • Billy Wyatt
  • Liam Wykes
  • Ben Gilbert
  • Esther Veerman (The Country Cook)
  • Mike Robinson
  • Talking Game
  • Jose Souto
  • Southern Uplands Moorland Group
  • Linconshire Game
  • Simon Whitehead
  • Rachel Carrie
  • Lianne MacLennan
  • Tom Godber-Ford Moore
  • Beth Tish
  • Keith Watson

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Criteria

Someone who goes that extra mile to showcase and promote game meat

Process

Nominations are submitted online. Submitted nominations are collated and the top 10 go forward for online public voting. The nominee with the most votes will win. Nominees are actively encouraged to ask for votes from the general public through whatever marketing tools they have available.

Champion of Champions

The winner of the above categories who we think goes above and beyond in every area.

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Criteria

Judged by panel.

2018 Winner of Winners

Have your say in who you feel was the biggest winner from last year's Eat Game Awards. This new award will be voted for by the public when voting opens in late November 2019.

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