The Award Categories

Our 19 awards categories represent not just the excellence of Oriental restaurants throughout the UK but also the contribution of suppliers, supermarkets, food writers and individuals to the growth of the Oriental foods sector. Members of the public voted in all of our 13 public voting categories between 16th February and 12th March 2020.

Public Vote
1. The Golden Chopsticks Best Restaurant in England sponsored by Aroy – D Coconut Milk 
2. The Golden Chopsticks Best Restaurant in Wales
3. The Golden Chopsticks Best Restaurant in Scotland
4. The Golden Chopsticks Best Restaurant in Northern Ireland
5. The Golden Chopsticks Best Newcomer sponsored by Coca Cola 
6.The Golden Chopsticks Best Takeaway sponsored by Just Eat
7. The Golden Chopsticks Best Fusion Restaurant sponsored by Oh Ricey 
8. The Golden Chopsticks Best Restaurant Chain sponsored by Phoenix Rice 
9. The Golden Chopsticks Best Vegetarian/Vegan Dish Award 
10. The Golden Chopsticks Best Sweet Treat Award sponsored by Shaftesbury Plc 
11. The Golden Chopsticks Best Street Food Award sponsored by Chang 
12. The Golden Chopsticks Best Dumpling Award sponsored by Bank of East Asia 

Voted for by our Golden Chopsticks panel of Judges only
13. The Golden Chopsticks Fine Dining Award sponsored by Yutaka
14. The Golden Chef Award sponsored by Lee Kum Kee 
15. The Golden Chopsticks Innovation Award sponsored by Lucky Boat Noodles  
16. The Golden Chopsticks Classic Restaurant Award sponsored by Super Pollo 
17. The Golden Chopsticks Food Influencer Award sponsored by Lee Kum Kee 
18. The Golden Chopsticks Rising Star Award sponsored by Just Eat
 

Voted for by our Founders only
19. The Ken Hom Lifetime Achievement Award sponsored by Just Eat