Entering its eighth year, the globally recognised Restaurant & Bar Design Awards, is more comprehensive than it has ever been. Showcase your bar or restaurant design by 17 April 2016 to stand the chance to win.

With over 5 000 entries from the UK and 70 other countries in the past seven years, the Awards attract the world’s top designers, hospitality operators and judges.

As influential interior architects, lighting designers, restaurant stylists and bar operators submit their entries, a sophisticated panel of judges get ready to make the tough decisions. From renowned international designers, media, hospitality and lifestyle personalities the collection of judges is vast and superior. Our very own Editor, Bielle Bellingham, will be representing on the judges panel as well.

2015 Best Overall Winners:

Best Overall Bar Dandelyan (London) Design Research Studio

The Restaurant & Bar Design Awards also cover bigger areas, such as ships and airports, burger vans and museums. From revered Michelin-starred establishments to the fleeting dynamism of pop-ups.

Best Overall Restaurant The Jane (Belgium) Studio Piet Boon

Restaurant & Bar Design Awards – Ceremony

The 2016 Restaurant & Bar Design Awards ceremony will go by the name ‘Street’ and will be held later this year on 29th September 2016, at London’s Old Truman Brewery.

A chain of inspiration continues as Elegant Clutter will create an unique restaurant space inspired from four bar spaces, designed by four innovative Restaurant & Bar designers; Simple SimonMoreno MaseySTAC Architecture and Conran & Partners. Their spaces will draw inspiration from street art, dance, and music, with the style rooted in the 70’s, 80’s, 90’s, 00’s, four of the world’s most iconic eras.


Do you have a superb bar or restaurant design?
Enter the world’s most prestigious design competition today 

Don’t miss this opportunity and enter here.

The call for entries closes on the 17th April 2016 with the Awards ceremony held in London on the 29th September 2016.


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