Garden Hotpot a restaurant in Chengdu, China designed by MUDA-Architects and INNS Bar, a bar in Chengdu, China designed by Wooton Designers were the Overall winners of the 2020 Restaurant & Bar Design Awards.
The Clockspire (Sherborne) and The Berkeley Bar & Terrace (London) were awarded the accolades of Overall UK Restaurant and Overall UK bar respectively.
Another 42 category winners were revealed at the winner’s virtual Awards ceremony, which took place online on the 15th October.
The Awards ceremony was followed by the UK and world’s best designers and their clients responsible for the design of the most innovative food and beverage spaces.
A full list of all the winners can be found here.
Virtual awards ceremony
In sync with a live Instagram campaign, the Virtual awards ceremony consisted of a trio of creative videos shown as-live on our website on 15th October.
In addition to showcasing the 248 shortlisted projects and of course announcing the winners, the Awards ceremony host – Harry Mckinley, interviewed the Japanese architect Kengo Kuma and designers Martin Brudnizki, Lazaro Rosa Violan, Roisin Lafferty, as well as a selection of this year’s judges including Dave Lane (The Gourmand), Vanessa Craft (Elle Canada), David Moralejo (Conde Nast Traveller Spain) and many more personalities.
Virtual awards ceremony Category Partners
Each of our categories was brought to you in collaboration with leading industry partners and global influencers who shared the winners of their partnered categories on their Instagram, after each category was announced.
Overall Winners Category Partner
A global ambassador for Australian cordless table lighting design, Neoz Lighting, shared the Overall Winners on their Instagram channel.
All of Architecture, Archilovers, Atkinson & Kirby, JC Bordelet, Breezefree, Concept Bars, darc, Design Anthology, DesignWanted, Designed Magazine, Finnish Design Shop, gooood, Hill Cross Furniture, Hospitality Design, Intramuros, Jana and Koos, Ligne Roset Contract, Noble Russell, Solus, TorcPots, Tristone UK, Yoko Choy / China editor of Wallpaper
Watch the Virtual awards ceremony video.