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Curry Houses of the West Midlands encouraged to be named best in UK in 2019

Diners across the West Midlands are being encouraged to support their favourite Curry House or Restaurant this May by nominating them for a brand new high profile national business award.


The widely recognised SME National Business Awards have announced a brand new category of Restaurant of the Year for 2019. It will include a Public Vote ensuring loyal customers everywhere can have a say in their favourite restaurant being recognised on the national stage by visiting http://bit.ly/SMENominate


“We know that of the 9,000 Curry Houses and Indian Restaurants across the UK there are some of the very best in the heart of the West Midlands.” said Damian Cummins, Director of the SME National Business Awards. “That authentic, high quality and passionate provision of one of the nation’s favourite food is why we are calling on their customers, their owners, their staff or even their communities to nominate their favourite place to eat this May.”


“Every person and every family has their favourite place to near to their home to eat. Now is the time to ensure those restaurants are recognised on a national stage.” Damian continued. “That is why we are proud to have Restaurant of the Year as a fundamental part of our awards in 2019.”


“It is vital we have representation from what can be considered some of the greatest offerings of curry and Eastern cuisine from the heart of the UK in the West Midlands.”


Independent restaurants are being encouraged the enter but those establishments who are part of a franchise or chain can also take part with a focus of the awards being venues where the brand name brings people in and keeps customers coming back time and time again.


“Restaurant visitors spend somewhere in the region of £88 billion every year.” Damian said. “The best curry houses and restaurants in the West Midlands are the ones where people know what they are getting when they step through the door – quality food and a high standard of customer service.”


“The winners of this prestigious award will provide an exceptional all-round dining experience as standard and we can’t wait to hear and wait to celebrate of the wonderful offering people want to share.”


Restaurant of the Year will form part of the 4 public vote categories at the SME National Business Awards 2019 which also includes Best Customer Service, Pub of the Year and Coffee Shop of the Year.


Each nomination in the public vote categories will be required to fill out an application form to complete their entry with independent businesses, franchises, and branches of larger businesses permitted to enter the public vote categories.


The competition is open to all businesses nationally who commenced business before January 2019.


Entry into the Public Vote categories is FREE, although an entry form must be completed.


Scores in the Public Vote categories will be determined by both the entry form (75%) and number of public votes (25%).




For all enquiries on entering the awards please email emily@eventsandpr.co.uk

For me media enquiries please email damian@eventsandpr.co.uk or call Ashley Riley on 07835 309718.

To nominate in the Restaurant of the Year category please visit https://www.smenationalbusinessawards.co.uk/categories/restaurant-year-public-vote

Closing date for nominations is Thursday 16th May 2019

The twitter handle is @awardschamp Hashtag on Twitter is #SMENationals

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