Restaurants and takeaways across Yorkshire have been shortlisted for serving the best kebabs in the UK.
The British Kebab Awards, run in association with JUST EAT and supported by the Kebab Alliance, the sector’s trade body, are in their ninth year.
This year, the awards which have attracted record-breaking entries – are recognising and championing the efforts of local kebab takeaways and restaurants across the UK, over the coronavirus pandemic.
The organisers have revealed a shortlist of semi-finalists for the 2021 awards.
A spokesman for the British Kebab Awards said: “Both MPs and members of the public voted for their favourite kebab business to go through to the semi-finals.”
The Yorkshire nominees
The voting stage was open for semi-finalists until June 21. You can vote for your winners here.
You can see the Yorkshire nominees and their categories below:
Best Kebab Restaurant Regional
Konak Meze Turkish Restaurant – Harrogate
Best Takeaway Regional
I am Doner – Headingley
Best Value Restaurant
Efes Restaurant – Sheffield
Jimmy’s Kitchen – Sheffield
Just Eat Delivery
La Familia – Doncaster
Best Greek Restaurant
Theos Greek Restaurant – Halifax
Supplier of The Year
Best Meat (UK) Ltd – Sheffield
Chef of The Year
Enver Taskin at Enver’s Cafe & Grill – Sheffield
The eventual winners will be decided by a panel of judges and announced at a ceremony at Park Plaza Westminster, London on October 26.
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Ibrahim Dogus, founder of the British Kebab Awards and director of the recently formed Kebab Alliance, commented: “Kebab eateries are a key part of the local community and it’s great to see so many entries at the end of a year that has tested every business operating in the hospitality sector.
“Getting to the semi-final is a real achievement given the competition across the country and all outlets should be rightly proud. We wish all semi-finalists the best of luck.”
We’ll keep you posted with the progress of the competition.
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