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The Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards


The Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards celebrates the culinary artists of South African cuisine. These prestigious awards occur annually, highlighting the innovation, consistency, evolution and playfulness of the best chefs and foodies. There are 10 nominees on the shortlist and winners will be announced on November 20th. Members of the public can attend these awards for R1495 per person.

Head chef Michelle Theron (Pierneef a La Motte) will be one of the chef’s cooking at the Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards Head chef Michelle Theron (Pierneef a La Motte) will be one of the chef’s cooking at the Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards.

Eat Out is a one of the most trusted dining guides in the country. Over 500 restaurants feature in their yearly magazine, and with a daily updated website, Eat Out is your go-to source of local restaurant information. Their multimedia approach has allowed them to keep a finger on the pulse of the industry, making them an authority on food news.

example-of-luke-dale-roberts-dish A dish created by Luke Dale Roberts.

The famous prizes awarded at this event are Eat Out S.Pellegrino Acqua Panna Chef of the Year, Eat Out Nespresso Service Excellence Award and the Eat Out Wine Service Award.

 “The outstanding restaurants celebrated this year show a clever combination of consistency, evolution and playfulness. Rock ’n roll dishes have been created by these stars of the food world. The line-up, which includes regulars, reappearances and new names, proves that it’s not about trends, but rather about pure dedication,” said Abigail Donnelly, chief judge and editor of Eat Out.

We are counting down the days until the awards take place. The tough competition is what drives local chefs to challenge the boundaries and take an experimental approach to cooking. Keep an eye out for the winners on November 20th.

Tickets are available at EatOutAwards.