2017 Cuisine New Zealand Good Food Awards winners announced

2017 Cuisine New Zealand Good Food Awards winners announced

Tired of the same, old fish and chips – and bangers and mash – you’re experiencing in the United Kingdom, day in and day out. Well, this isn’t going to help.



The 2017 Cuisine New Zealand Good Food Awards have been announced – and some of their fare won’t improve your homesickness – after another tasteless London pie.

  • Cuisine Food Legend 2017 – Fleur Sullivan, Fleur’s Place, Moeraki
  • Cuisine Restaurant of the year – Pacifica, Napier
  • Vittoria Coffee Chef Of The Year = Ed Verner, Pasture, Auckland
  • Santa Vittoria Best Metropolitan Restaurant – Apero, Auckland
  • Stuff Fibre Best New Metropolitan Restaurant – Gatherings, Christchurch
  • Neat Meat Best Regional Restaurant – Bistronomy, Napier
  • Neighbourly Best New Regional Restaurant – Malo, Havelock North
  • Estrella Damm Best Specialist Restaurant – Cassia, Auckland
  • Stuff.co.nz Best Casual Dining Restaurant – Azabu, Auckland
  • Kenwood Restaurant Personality Of The Year – Liz Buttimore, Arbour, Blenheim
  • Ora King Salmon Innovation Award – Vaughan Mabee, Amisfield, Queenstown
  • Cuisine Recommends Best Winery Restaurant – Black Estate, Waipara
  • Nautilus Estate of Marlborough Best Drinks List – Pasture, Auckland
  • Negociants New Zealand Best Wine Experience – Noble Rot, Wellington

Full gallery of all the delectable deliciousness here.