Restaurant Manager of the Year 2018

8 Jan 2018

Restaurant Managers all over the UK are invited to compete in this prestigious competition to become the UK Restaurant Manager of the Year.

We are delighted to announce the shortlist of the semi-finalists for 2018:

Name Job Title Organisation
Neil Mendoza General Restaurant Manager Social Eating House
Kieran McLoughlin Restaurant and Bar Manager Gravetye Manor Hotel
Devid Isabella Restaurant Manager The Goring Hotel
Raul Martinez Brasserie Restaurant Manager The Arts Club
Nick Emmott General Manager English’s of Brighton
Jaime McCormack Restaurant Manager The Chester Grosvenor Hotel
Rebecca Galland Restaurant Manager The Vineyard Hotel
Jennifer Santner Restaurant Manager Lecture Room and Library Sketch
William Duc Senior Restaurant Manager Park Chinois
Jatin Parmar Food & Beverage Manager Rockliffe Hall

 Finalists

During the morning session candidates will be interviewed by industry professionals and tested on their Restaurant Management technical skills.  The top four candidates will then be asked to participate in a Restaurant Management Skills scenario in front of a VIP audience. (All candidates will be involved to a degree in this even if they are not a finalist.)

Awards Ceremony

The winner will be announced and presented with their award at the UK Restaurant Manager of the Year  Awards Ceremony on the evening of Monday 8th January 2018, in front of a highly influential and inspirational audience at a drinks and canape awards reception at The Royal Garden Hotel, London.


To book your places for the Awards Ceremony please visit Tickets
Alternatively, contact us on 0208 661 4904 or  events@afws.co.uk with your requirements.