Scottish Entertainment & Hospitality Awards 2015 Release
Top Awards handed out at Glitzy Gala Final
This Sunday 17th April saw The Scottish entertainment & Hospitality awards hold is 4th annual awards bash celebrating the best of the best across Scotland.
The Thistle Hotel Glasgow played host to the Crème de la crème of the Scottish Entertainment & Hospitality sector this Sunday 17th April at the fourth annual Scottish Entertainment & Hospitality Awards gala final where the winners were announced in front of over 600 industry guests.
60,000 votes were cast by the general public to whittle down the thousands of hopefuls into a handful of finalists in each of the 19 categories, this year including ‘Scotland’s favourite gay friendly venue” and ‘Scotland’s best burger’. It was then down to a panel of expert judges to visit and score each venue to give us the overall winner.
Big winners include Chaophraya Glasgow, who will walk away with ‘Best Asian Cuisine’ and ‘Best Mixologist’ and Purslane in Edinburgh being crowned “Scotland’s Best Fine Dining Restaurant”.
A special ‘People’s Choice’ award will also be given to GiGi’s in Bonnyrigg.
The ceremony, presided over by Commonwealth Games host Des Clarke saw industry professionals from across Scotland come together to celebrate what has been an amazing year for Scotland
Britain’s got talent finalist Francine Lewis and leading musical theatre School Gamta provided entertainment along with a 16 piece big band and music from The Voice star Barbara Bryceland and Scottish boyband Rewind.
This year awards bosses hope to raise £50,000 for new charity partner the STV Appeal, and hope by giving a brand new car away on the night they can reach this target, Warren Paul awards founder and CEO is delighted to be able to help such a good cause.
“This our fourth year has been our biggest and best yet, from public engagement right through to what we have planned on the night. To be able to tie in with such a respected and worthwhile cause for me is what it’s all about, and we hope we can reach our target and give something back to the children of Scotland”
Full List of 2015 Scottish Entertainment & Hospitality Awards Winners.
People’s Choice Award GiGis, Bonnyrigg
Scotland’s Most Romantic Getaway Inverlochy Castle, Fort William
Scotland’s Best Asian Cuisine Chaophraya, Glasgow
Scotland’s Best Marketing Team Kyloe, Edinburgh
Scotland’s Pub of the Year Malones, Edinburgh
Scotland’s Best Newcomer The Scullery, Glasgow
Scotland’s Mixologist of the Year Callum Davidson, Chaophraya, Glasgow
Runners up Iain Sanderson, Tiki Bar, Glasgow (2nd)
Calvin Politi, Tonic, Edinburgh (3rd)
Scotland’s Best Wedding Venue Old Course Hotel, St Andrews
Scotland’s Favourite Family Day Out Can You Escape, Edinburgh
Scotland’s Best Mediterranean La Barca, Helenburgh
Scotland’s Best Italian Cuisine Paolo’s Italian, Galashields
Highly Commended Gusto, Edinburgh
Scotland’s Best Indian Cuisine Taj Mahal, Biggar
Scotland’s Best Independent Hotel Auchrannie, Arran
Scotland’s Favourite Family Restaurant Bar Aldos, Alloa
Scotland’s Best Live Entertainment Venue Wild Cabaret, Glasgow
Scotland’s Best Burger Alston Bar & Beef, Glasgow
Scotland’s Best Fine Dining Restaurant Purslane, Edinburgh
Scotland’s Best Late Night Venue Why Not, Edinburgh
Scotland’s Favourite Gay Friendly venue Waterloo Bar, Glasgow