Exciting number of North Wales food businesses nominated for Food Awards Wales 2016

It would seem that it’s not just the caravan holiday North Wales is renowned for. Recently the announcement has been made for this year’s nominations for the Food Awards Wales 2016 were announced, revealing a huge contingent from the of fantastic eateries and food suppliers right here in North Wales! A tasty lamb shank at a restaurant near our Lyons Holiday Parks Following thousands of nominations flooding in for the second annual Food Awards Wales, the shortlist was published for all to see and it’s certainly very exciting to see such a strong representation from the Northern region of Wales. The awards have been introduced to give recognition to the hard work and efforts of the Welsh food industry, which has come on leaps and bounds in recent years, showing how local businesses can offer superb food and drink from the area with spectacular service. The winners were announced on Wednesday evening, and sadly there were no winners from the host of businesses close to our Parks, but they are all winners in our eyes! And now you can be safe in the knowledge that you can find some mouth-watering delights the next time you stay with us here in North Wales. The list of nominations is here: Best Mediterranean Tafarn y Gader Tapas Bistro & Bar (Dolgellau)1815 Cafe-Deli Bar (Bangor) Fine Dining Restaurant of the Year Ynyshir Hall (Machynlleth) Traditional Welsh Restaurant 2016 The Hayloft Restaurant (Conwy)The Harbourfront Bistro (Holyhead)On The Hill (Ruthin) Ambient Food Manufacturer/Supplier of the Year Aberffraw Biscuits Co (Conwy)Goetre Farm Preserves (Barmouth)Dangerous Food Company (St Asaph)The Patchwork Traditional Food Company (Ruthin) Bakery of the Year Gerrards Bakery (Wrexham)Tan Lan Bakery Ltd. (Conwy)The Village Bakery Ltd. (Wrexham) Dairy Food Provider of the Year Cotteswold Dairy Ltd. (Gwynedd)Snowdonia Cheese Company Ltd. (Rhyl)Llaeth Y llan – The Village Dairy (Denbigh)Daffodil Foods (Pwllheli) Meat Supplier of the Year Edwards of Conwy (Conwy) Seafood Supplier of the Year Llyn Seafoods & Deli (Pwllheli)The Lobster Pot (Anglesey)Pwllheli Seafoods (Pwllheli) North Wales Cafe/Bistro of the YearThe Marram Grass Cafe (Newborough)Cleopatra’s Coffee Shop (Holt)Pantri (Llanberis)Palas Cafe (Caernarfon)Watson’s Bistro (Conwy)Caffi Gwynant (Beddgelert)Blue Sky Cafe (Bangor)Ty Golchi (Bangor) North Wales Takeaway of the Year Jones Fish & Chips (Wrexham)What’s Cooking (Connaus Quay)Hennighan’s Top Shop (Machynlleth)Keith’s Town Fryer (Wrexham)Enochs Fish & Chips (Llandundo)The Mermaid Fish Bar (Barmouth)Les & Rita’s Fish Bar (Rhyl) North Wales Gastro Pub of the Year The Pant-yr-Ochain (Gresford)Cross Foxes (Erbistock)The Queen’s Head (Glanwydden)The Golden Lion (Rossett)The New Inn (Dyserth)The Last Inn (Barmouth)Tap & Spile (Bangor) North Wales Restaurant of the Year The Berwyn Restaurant (Llandrillo)Tops Chinese Restaurant (Llandudno)Croes Howell (Wrexham)Castle Cottage (Harlech)Blas (Caernarfon)Sosban & The Old Butcher’s Restaurant (Menai Bridge)The Toad (Colwyn Bay) Best IndianAbul’s Spice (Corwen)Jai Ho (Deganwy)Best World CuisineVirgilio’s Pizzeria & Portuguese Grill (Colwyn Bay)Best SeafoodSeahorse Seafood Restaurant and Bistro(Llandudno)Seabreeze (Aberdovey)Twnti Seafood Restaurant (Pwllheli) Best Mexican Escelantes Mexican (Holyhead)Best OrientalThe Coconut Kitchen (Abersoch)The Garden Cantonese Restaurant (Bangor)East (Llandudno)