Event Review: The Caterer Middle East Awards 2017

We take an in-depth look at the winners from all 16 categories

Faisal Kaniyan nabs esteemed Kitchen Hero award

Faisal Kaniyan nabs esteemed Kitchen Hero award

Faisal Kaniyan, Dubai World Trade Centre's Supervisor - Stewarding, was awarded the Kitchen Hero of the Year title at the 2017 Caterer Middle East Awards

Claw clinches a casual dining win at the Caterer Awards 2017

Claw clinches a casual dining win at the Caterer Awards 2017

Claw BBQ, Crabshack & Grill walked away with the trophy for Casual Dining Team of the Year

Maki Group on a roll at the Caterer Middle East Awards 2017

Maki Group on a roll at the Caterer Middle East Awards 2017

M. Oliver Zeitoun was awarded the prize for Restaurateur of the Year

The best bar none for Lock, Stock and Barrel

The best bar none for Lock, Stock and Barrel

The Barsha Heights-based venue locked in a win for Bar Team of the Year at the Caterer Middle East Awards 2017

Sweet success for pastry veteran Peter Flieger

Sweet success for pastry veteran Peter Flieger

UAE culinary veteran scoops the award for Pastry Chef of the Year

Cecilia D'Cruz waits her way to 2017 Caterer Award

Cecilia D'Cruz waits her way to 2017 Caterer Award

Smart use of discarded trolleys and a desire to put in the hard work wins it for Cecilia D'Cruz on the night

PHOTOS: Top 50 celebrations at Caterer Awards 2017

PHOTOS: Top 50 celebrations at Caterer Awards 2017

Caterer Middle East shares the joy and happiness the finalists experienced on the night with the top 50 celebrations

Emirates Leisure Retail wins big at Caterer Awards 2017

Emirates Leisure Retail wins big at Caterer Awards 2017

Emirates Leisure Hospitality brushes aside competition to win coveted award

Mexican restaurant La Tablita scoops top title

Mexican restaurant La Tablita scoops top title

Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights' La Tablita dances away with the title of Restaurant Team of the Year - Hotel-Managed Outlet

Berger bags coveted Head Chef - Hotel-Managed Outlet title

Berger bags coveted Head Chef - Hotel-Managed Outlet title

Gregoire Berger from Ossiano at Atlantis, The Palm was unanimously selected by the judges as the top contestant

Nedanoski nets top prize as Restaurant Manager of the Year

Nedanoski nets top prize as Restaurant Manager of the Year

The title of Restaurant Manager of the Year at the Caterer Middle East Awards 2017 was awarded to Jane Nedanoski from The Croft Restaurant and Terrace

PHOTOS: Networking at the Caterer Awards 2017

PHOTOS: Networking at the Caterer Awards 2017

The 9th edition of the Caterer Middle East awards received record-number of nominations, the Waldorf Astoria was buzzing with the shortlisted nominees and winners-to-be on the night

Okku Dubai takes home Restaurant Team award

Okku Dubai takes home Restaurant Team award

Okku Dubai bagged one of the most desirable awards at the 2017 Caterer Middle East Awards

Aubaine's Michele crowned Head Chef of the Year

Aubaine's Michele crowned Head Chef of the Year

Chef Spadone began his career at Aubaine as a sous chef at the Selfridge's outlet in 2011

Whissle blows away the competition at the Caterer Awards 2017

Whissle blows away the competition at the Caterer Awards 2017

The 16 winners of the Caterer Middle East Awards 2017 were crowned at a ceremony on May 24 at Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah


EDITOR'S CHOICE »
Here's who made it to the top 10 in the Hotelier Middle East Power 50
REPORTS Here's who made it to the top 10 in the Hotelier Middle East Power 50

Welcome to the 2017 edition of the Hotelier Middle East Power 50, which recognises and celebrates the top 50 most influential hotel professionals working in the MENA hospitality industry

News Analysis: Is Morocco the next regional hotel hotspot?
Research News Analysis: Is Morocco the next regional hotel hotspot?

Hotelier investigates the spate of signings in the North African country that highlights its growth potential

Fresh F&B team for Dubai Marriott Harbour Hotel & Suites
FOOD & BEVERAGE Fresh F&B team for Dubai Marriott Harbour Hotel & Suites

Home to The Observatory and The Croft, Dubai Marriott Harbour Hotel & Suites gets new members for its food, beverage and entertainment team

HOT PRODUCTS OF THE WEEK»
Most stylish: World Woven Collection
Most stylish: World Woven Collection

Interface has launched a collection with a variety of accents inspired by global textiles

Caterer Middle East's new products
Caterer Middle East's new products

Caterer Middle East picks some of the best new F&B related products on the market

Most stylish: Row & Sons from A.Ronai
Most stylish: Row & Sons from A.Ronai

A. Ronai recently launched the wooden range of chef's tools


FREE NEWSLETTERS:

Receive daily updates and breaking news from HotelierMiddleEast.com
Email:








Digital Edition»
  • Click to view our latest Supplement issues:
    Caterer Middle East Supplement Hotelier Middle East KSA Supplement Caterer Middle East Kitchen Supplement
    Latest Reports:
    Human Capital Report 2017Hotelier Middle East Housekeeping Report 2016
    Click on the image to view our digital editions of the magazines and subscribe:
    Hotelier Middle East Caterer Middle East Hotelier Express
    Subscribe Now!
Hotelier Directory »
Search our database of more than 2,700 industry companies

Browse the directory »

ALSO IN HotelierMiddleEast.com »

Front Of House

Nest co-working space to debut at Tryp by Wyndham Dubai

Nest at Tryp by Wyndham Dubai will offer a membership structure that provides access to a range of benefits

Read more
Back Of House

It's a family affair for GulfHost exhibitor TSSC

The service provider for the local hospitality and catering industry is an exhibitor at the inaugural GulfHost which concludes today (September 20)

Read more
Food & Beverage

7 Elephants Dubai re-opens for the season

The DIFC-based venue will welcome guests from September 26

Read more
People

Spinneys appoints new CEO in Dubai

Matthew Frost will take on the role in January 2018

Read more
Business

Five Holdings repays $300mn financing that helped build Dubai hotels

The financing was used to build the company's projects in Palm Jumeirah and Jumeirah Village

Read more
LEISURE

Tourism spending in UAE forecast to rise to $56bn by 2022

Dubai Chamber analysis says new mega projects coming to market will drive the growth

Read more