The Winners -
This is Manchester Awards® 2022

Congratulations to the 2022
This is Manchester Awards® winners.

Find out who won each of our categories:

Leading Restaurant Award (Smart / Formal)

Winner: Fazenda Manchester

Also nominated:

  • Australasia
  • Dakota Grill
  • Tattu Restaurant
  • The Black Friar Salford
  • The Ivy Asia
  • Wood Restaurant
  • The Bull & Bear
  • Rosso Restaurant and Bar

Leading Restaurant Award (Smart / Casual)

Winner: TNQ Restaurant & Bar

Also nominated:

  • Don Giovanni
  • Ducie Street Warehouse
  • El Gato Negro
  • Holcombe Tap
  • Peter Street Kitchen
  • The Ivy

Leading Chef of the Year Award

Winner: Simon Wood, Wood Restaurant Group

Also nominated:

  • Anthony Fielden, TNQ Restaurant & Bar
  • Ashwahi Rangta, Gupshup Restaurant
  • Ben Chaplin, The Black Friar Salford
  • Connor Black, The Bull & Bear
  • Daniel Scott, 20 Stories
  • Simon Shaw, Mills Hill Developments Ltd

Leading Bar of the Year Award

Winner: The Oast House

Also nominated:

  • 20 Stories
  • Albert’s Schloss
  • Speak in Code
  • The Alchemist Bar
  • The Blues Kitchen
  • Three Little Words
  • Schofields Bar
  • Escape to Freight Island

Leading Hotel of the Year Award

Winner: Stock Exchange Hotel

Also nominated:

  • Clayton Hotel at Manchester Airport
  • The Edwardian Manchester – A Radisson Collection Hotel
  • Hotel Football
  • Hyatt Manchester
  • King Street Townhouse
  • The Lowry Hotel
  • Native Manchester

Leading Newcomer in Hospitality

Winner: Habas Bar & Restaurant

Also nominated:

  • Colleens Ramsbottom
  • Ducie Street Warehouse
  • Feel Good Club
  • Hello Oriental
  • HOMAGE at Wood Manchester
  • Namii Kitchen & Cocktails
  • Unagi Street Food & Sushi
  • Greens Sale

Leading Live Event Award

Winner: Bolton Food & Drink Festival 2022

Also nominated:

  • Big Night of Musicals by the National Lottery
  • Ducie Street Warehouse
  • The National Lottery’s Big Jubilee Party
  • Totally Attractions
  • Trailblazing Tech
  • Van Gogh Alive

Leading Live Event Venue Award

Winner: Manchester Central

Also nominated:

  • Albert Hall Manchester
  • AO Arena
  • Escape to Freight Island
  • The Blues Kitchen

Leading Arts & Cultural Venue / Event Award

Winner: The Met

Also nominated:

  • Ducie Street Warehouse
  • Van Gogh Alive

Force for Fashion Award

Winner: Miss Kick

Also nominated:

  • Bow&Bo
  • Sculpt Activewear
  • Zeynep Kartal

Rising Star / Emerging Talent Award

Winner: Tom Hutton

Also nominated:

  • Alexander Howson
  • Chef Rocco
  • Isobelle Panton
  • Jake Low
  • Loveartpix
  • Sean Maloney
  • Lolo Stubbs

Leading Technology / Digital Innovator

Winner: GroundWOW

Also nominated:

  • Godel Technologies
  • Rezzil
  • SODA (School of Digital Arts)

Leading Sporting Venue

Winner: Lancashire Cricket, Emirates Old Trafford

Individual Making a Difference in the Community

Winner: Steve Hill MBE (Team Hill Charitable Trust)

Also nominated:

  • Alan Done
  • Charlotte Gilley – Maverick Stars Trust
  • Huggie Higginson & Freddie Xavi
  • Isobelle Panton (UA92)
  • Karim West (UA92)
  • Mick Jelley (Ring Walk Media)
  • Raphale Evans (ARMR Store)
  • Tom Hutton (Foundation 92)

Organisations Making a Difference in the Community

Winners: UA92, Humans MCR

Also nominated:

  • Age UK Manchester
  • Foundation 92
  • Manchester Youth Zone
  • Pro-Manchester
  • The Outdoor Collaborative
  • Northern Girls Club
  • HSPG

Individual / Organisation Promoting Health & Wellbeing

Winner: Wellbeing Through Sport

Also nominated:

  • Creative Living Centre
  • Foundation 92’s Health & Wellbeing Programme
  • LaserHQ
  • Lee Chambers – Essentialise Workplace Wellbeing
  • NassifMD MedSpa
  • Peppermint Wellness
  • Thorrun Govind
  • Klnik by Dr Rosh

Leading Property/ Skyline Innovator

Winner: Three Sixty (Part of SHG Ltd)

This Is Manchester Awards – Supernova Award

Winner: Nighat Awan OBE