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WA 2017 Hospitality Awards

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    The finalists for WA's peak hospitality awards have been unveiled and one thing is for certain... it's going to be a long night for the lucky nominees.

    There were a record number of finalists for the 2017 AHA Hospitality Awards for Excellence across 42 categories.

    Mayfair Lane has made an impressive debut in West Perth this year.Mayfair Lane has made an impressive debut in West Perth this year. 

    Australian Hotels Association chief executive Bradley Woods said this year's awards reflected the fast-changing pace of WA's hospitality sector.

    "There is tough competition in all award categories and all finalists are deserving of recognition," Mr Woods said.

    Super-versatile bistro pub Mayfair Lane in West Perth should be prominent on the night after re-opening this year and not missing a beat, while renovated suburban pub The Wembley overcame a pint furore to also feature as a finalist in several competitive categories.

     

    Petition's trio of slick venues at the State Buildings were also nominated across several categories.

    2017 FINALISTS - A SNAPSHOT:

    Bar Presentation and Service Award
    Blanche Bar, Karratha
    Paddington Alehouse, Mount Hawthorn
    Petition Beer Corner at State Buildings, Perth
    Raffles Hotel, Applecross
    Rose Hotel, Bunbury
    The Breakwater, Hillarys
    The Boat at The Marina, Mindarie
    The Mechanics Institute, Northbridge
    The Queens Tavern, Highgate
    The Village Bar, Subiaco
    Whistling Kite, Secret Harbour

    Petition Wine Bar at the State Buildings.

    Petition's stable of venues at the state buildings have fared well.


    Retail Bottleshop Award
    Fiorita Deli, Karratha
    Petition Wine Bar at State Buildings, Perth
    Rose Hotel, Bunbury
    The Botanica Bar & Bistro, Innaloo
    The Gate Bar & Bistro, Success

    Draught Beer Quality Award
    Peel Alehouse, Halls Head
    Petition Beer Corner at State Buildings, Perth
    Rose Hotel, Bunbury
    The Marina Mindarie

    Small Bar Award
    Caballitos, Perth
    Kitsch Bar Asia, Leederville
    Measure Bar, Mount Lawley
    Oyster Bar Mandurah
    The Mechanics Institute, Northbridge
    Tiki as FK, Northbridge

    Cocktail Bar Award
    Kitsch Bar Asia, Leederville
    Halford at State Buildings, Perth
    The Dominion League, Northbridge
    The Laneway Lounge, Perth
    The Mechanics Institute, Northbridge
    The Waiting Room at Crown Perth, Burswood
    Tiki as FK, Northbridge

    Late Night Venue Award
    Exchange Hotel Kalgoorlie, Kalgoorlie
    Niche Bar, Leederville
    The Laneway Lounge, Perth
    Universal Bar, Northbridge

    Tourism Initiative Award
    Blanche Bar, Karratha
    Core Cider House, Pickering Brook
    Odyssea Beach Café, City Beach
    Settlers Tavern, Margaret River
    The Marina Mindarie

    Redeveloped Venue Award
    Brass Monkey Hotel & Patriots Sports Bar, Northbridge
    Drop Inn, Warnbro
    Mayfair Lane Pub & Dining Room, West Perth
    Niche Bar, Leederville
    Rose Hotel, Bunbury
    The Prince of Wales Hotel, Bunbury
    The Wembley Hotel, Wembley
    Varsity Bar Waterford, Karawara

    $1.5 million is being invested to modernise and expand the appeal of The Wembley Hotel.

    The Wembley had a $1.5 million makeover in the middle of 'pintgate'.


    New Venue Award
    Caballitos, Perth
    Epicurean at Crown Perth, Burswood
    Fiorita Deli, Karratha
    Lot 80, Eagle Bay
    Measure Bar, Mount Lawley
    Rambla Bar & Bistro, Wickham
    Six Degrees Albany, Albany
    The Henley Brook, Swan Valley
    The Hummus Club, Northbridge
    The Wild Goose Café at Noble Falls Estate, Gidgegannup

    Outdoor Area Award
    Blanche Bar, Karratha
    Boston Brewing Co. & Willoughby Park, Denmark
    Caves House Hotel, Yallingup
    C.Y. O'Connor Village Pub, Piara Waters
    Endeavour Tavern, Lancelin
    Kitsch Bar Asia, Leederville
    Lot 80, Eagle Bay
    Odyssea Beach Café, City Beach
    Rambla Bar & Bistro, Wickham
    The Marina Mindarie
    Whim Creek Hotel

    Boutique Brewery Award
    Boston Brewing Co. & Willoughby Park, Denmark
    Colonial Brewing Company, Margaret River
    Core Cider House, Pickering Brook
    Indian Ocean Brewing Company at The Marina Mindarie
    White Lakes Brewing, Baldivis

    Conference and Functions Award
    Aloft Perth, Rivervale
    Guildhall, Fremantle
    Rose Hotel, Bunbury
    The Breakwater, Hillarys
    The Flour Factory, Perth
    The Pavilion at The Marina Mindarie
    The Wembley Hotel

    WA's Best Steak Sandwich Award
    Karalee on Preston, Como
    The Bayview Bar, Bunbury

    Contemporary Bar Menu Award
    Blanche Bar, Karratha
    Five Bar, Mount Lawley
    Kitsch Bar Asia, Leederville
    The Breakwater, Hillarys
    The Chase Bar & Bistro, Baldivis
    The Flour Factory, Perth
    The Royal on the Waterfront, East Perth
    Universal Bar, Northbridge
    Varnish on King, Perth
    White Lakes Brewing, Baldivis

    Casual Pub Dining Award – Metropolitan
    Currambine Bar & Bistro
    Drop Inn, Warnbro
    Greenwood Hotel
    Karalee on Preston, Como
    Mayfair Lane Pub & Dining Room, West Perth
    Paddington Alehouse, Mount Hawthorn
    Raffles Hotel, Applecross
    The Belmont Tavern, Belmont
    The Brook Bar & Bistro, Ellenbrook
    The Como Hotel
    The Marina Mindarie
    The Queens Tavern, Highgate
    The Royal on the Waterfront, East Perth
    The Village Bar, Subiaco
    The Wembley Hotel

    Casual Pub Dining Award – Regional
    Beverley Hotel
    Boston Brewing Co. & Willoughby Park, Denmark
    Caves House Hotel, Yallingup
    Crossing Inn, Fitzroy Crossing
    Dunsborough Tavern
    Endeavour Tavern, Lancelin
    Exchange Hotel Kalgoorlie, Kalgoorlie
    Fitzroy River Lodge, Fitzroy Crossing
    Onyx on Sharpe, Karratha
    Paddy's at Exchange Hotel Kalgoorlie, Kalgoorlie
    Rambla Bar & Bistro, Wickham
    Rose Hotel, Bunbury
    Settlers Tavern, Margaret River
    The Bayview Bar, Bunbury
    The Prince of Wales Hotel, Bunbury
    Whim Creek Hotel
    Wintersun Hotel, Geraldton

    Settlers Tavern

    Settlers Tavern has again been nominated for several awards.


    Family Dining Award
    Boston Brewing Co. & Willoughby Park, Denmark
    Currambine Bar and Bistro
    C.Y. O'Connor Village Pub, Piara Waters
    Dunsborough Tavern
    Endeavour Tavern, Lancelin
    Lo Zucchero, City Beach
    The Ashby Bar & Bistro
    The Herdsman Tavern, Herdsman Lakes
    The Marina Mindarie
    Tony Roma's Restaurant, Perth

    Restaurant Award
    Exchange Hotel Kalgoorlie, Kalgoorlie
    Fiorita Deli, Karratha
    George's Meze, Subiaco
    Hamptons City Beach, City Beach
    Ishka at The Breakwater, Hillarys
    Lot 80, Eagle Bay
    Odyssea Beach Cafe, City Beach
    Petition Kitchen at State Buildings, Perth
    Ria Malay Kitchen, Leederville
    Rose Hotel, Bunbury
    Tony Roma's Restaurant, Perth
    Whistling Kite, Secret Harbour
    Zanders at Cable Beach, Broome

    Premium Restaurant Award
    C Restaurant, Perth
    Long Chim at State Buildings, Perth
    Nobu Perth at Crown Perth, Burswood

    Wine List Award
    Hamptons City Beach, City Beach
    Il Lido Italian Canteen, Cottesloe
    Mayfair Lane Pub & Dining Room, West Perth
    Petition Kitchen at State Buildings, Perth
    Settlers Tavern, Margaret River
    The Breakwater, Hillarys
    The Village Bar, Subiaco
    Whistling Kite, Secret Harbour

    Sporting Entertainment Venue Award
    Exchange Hotel Kalgoorlie, Kalgoorlie
    Greenwood Hotel, Greenwood
    Hyde Park Hotel, North Perth
    Lakers Tavern, Thornlie
    Paddington Alehouse, Mount Hawthorn
    Patriots Sports Bar, Brass Monkey Hotel, Northbridge
    Peel Alehouse, Halls Head
    Rambla Bar & Bistro, Wickham
    The Saint George Hotel, Innaloo
    Varsity Bar Waterford, Karawara

    Live Entertainment Venue Award
    Dunsborough Tavern, Dunsborough
    Endeavour Tavern, Lancelin
    Exchange Hotel Kalgoorlie, Kalgoorlie
    Leisure Inn, Rockingham
    Paddington Alehouse, Mount Hawthorn
    Rosemount Hotel, North Perth
    Six Degrees Albany
    The Laneway Lounge, Perth
    The Newport Hotel, Fremantle
    The Prince of Wales Hotel, Bunbury
    The Saint George Hotel, Innaloo
    Universal Bar, Northbridge

    Themed Venue Award
    Belgian Beer Cafe Westende, Perth
    Durty Nelly's, Perth
    Ka'ribbean Corner, Victoria Park
    Oceans 6019, Scarborough
    The Hummus Club, Northbridge
    The Laneway Lounge, Perth
    Varsity Bar Waterford, Karawara

    Bar Team Award
    Blanche Bar, Karratha
    Indian Ocean Brewing Company at The Marina Mindarie
    Lot 20, Northbridge
    Petition Wine Bar & Merchant at State Buildings, Perth
    Rose Hotel, Bunbury
    The Mechanic's Institute, Northbridge
    The Village Bar, Subiaco

    WA's best regional hospitality venue and Perth's best hospitality venue will also be announced at the ceremony, to be held at Crown Perth on November 13. 

    For the full list of finalists and award categories, click here.

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    Talking about hospitality venues does anyone know if the Moon and Sixpence along with the Boheme did close down.

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    1 hour ago, Ktee said:

    Talking about hospitality venues does anyone know if the Moon and Sixpence along with the Boheme did close down.

    Yup they are no more!

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