Finalists

The Golden Chopsticks Awards takes place on Monday 29th April in London where the winners will be announced

The full list of finalists in the public awards are as follows:

1. The Golden Chopsticks Best Restaurant in England
Dragon Inn Club (London)
Duck and Rice (London)
Jinli Newport Place (London)
Little Viet Kitchen (London)

2. The Golden Chopsticks Best Restaurant in Wales
Gigi Gao's Favourite Authentic Chinese (Swansea)
Sushi Life (Cardiff)
The Dragon Palace (Saundersfoot)
Zi's Café (Cardiff)


3. The Golden Chopsticks Best Restaurant in Scotland
Amber Regent (Glasgow)
Harajuku Kitchen (Edinburgh)
Julie's Kopitiam (Glasgow)
The Chinese Manor House (Edinburgh)


4. The Golden Chopsticks Best Restaurant in Northern Ireland
Abacus Restaurant (Belfast)
House of Zen (Belfast)
Jumon (Belfast)
The Welcome Restaurant (Belfast)


5. The Golden Chopsticks Best Newcomer Sponsored by H Mart (Open since January 1st, 2018)
Bao & Bing (London)
Michael Wan's Wok Inn (Blackpool)
Mizu Pan Asian Restaurant (Cumbria)
Sarap Filipino BBQ & Lechon (London)


6. The Golden Chopsticks Best Takeaway sponsored by Just Eat
Golden Dragon Takeaway (Swansea)
Hop Vietnamese (London)
Tai Pan Express (Northwood)
Ying's Thai Takeaway (Sunderland)


7. The Golden Chopsticks Best Fusion Restaurant sponsored by Phoenix Rice
Chotto Matte (London)
Inamo (London)
Romulo Café (London)
Sticky Mango (London)


8. The Golden Chopsticks Best Restaurant Chain sponsored by Just Eat (5 or more branches)
Cosmo
Itsu
Rosa's Thai Café

- Wagamama

9. The Golden Chopsticks Best Noodle Dish Award sponsored by Lucky Boat Noodles
Kanada-Ya (London)
Peking Garden Restaurant (Northwood)
Thai House Cafe (Newcastle)
Tonkotsu (London)


10. The Golden Chopsticks Best Vegetarian Dish Award sponsored by Unicurd Tofu
Golden Dragon Takeaway (Swansea)
Mao Chow (London)
Phung Kay (London)
Your Thai Café (Liverpool)


11. The Golden Chopsticks Best Sweet Treat Award sponsored by Chinatown London & Shaftesbury
Cuppacha (London & Sheffield)
Mamasons Dirty Ice Cream (London)
Tsujiri Matcha House (London)
Yolkin (London)


12. The Golden Chopsticks Best Street Food Award sponsored by Asco Foods
Big Bamboo Asian Deli with a Twist (Hartlepool)
Da Ja Street Food (London)
Little Somboon Kitchen (York)
Tikk's Thai Kitchen (York)


13. The Golden Chopsticks Best Dumpling Award sponsored by Super Pollo
Baby Buddha Chinese Teahouse (Norwich)
Din Tai Fung (London)
Dumpling Shack (London)
Yauatcha (London)

 

The full list of finalists in the judges’ awards are as follows:

14. The Golden Chopsticks Fine Dining Award sponsored by Yutaka
China Tang (London)
Hunan (London)
The Araki (London)
Yu Alderley Edge (Alderley Edge)

15. The Golden Chef Award sponsored by Lee Kum Kee
Andrew Wong of A.Wong and Kyms (London)
Mark Edwards of Nobu (London)
Shuko Oda of Koya (London)
Tong Chee Hwee of Hakkasan (London)

16. The Ching-He Huang Innovation Award sponsored by Unilever
Dumpling Shack (London)
Ichibuns (London)
Kiln (London)
Sambal Shiok Laksa Bar (London)

17. The Golden Chopsticks Food Influencer Award sponsored by Lee Kum Kee
Ping Coombs
Prowlergram

The Woks of Life
- Thuy Diem Pham


18. The Golden Chopsticks Community Award sponsored by The Bank of East Asia
Christine Yau 
Dr Stephen Ng MBE
Ming Ai Institute
Plan ZHeroes