2021 Awards

The Food Drink Devon awards celebrate the very best Devon has to offer by recognising and championing the county’s most respected, influential and passionate artisan food and drink producers and establishments.

Judging for the 2021 awards has been completed. Year on year we have seen the standard increasing with every award being hotly contested and this, our tenth year, is no exception.

All the entrants have been judged, Platinum awards will be given to any entry receiving a perfect 100% score, Gold awards to those achieving 90-99%, and Silver to those scoring 80-89%.

The businesses on the Producer Awards shortlist and in contention to win Product of the Year, are:

Andrew King Chocolates
Axminster Craft Cider
Bar Buoy
Bawdens the Bakers
Bell & Loxton
Black Tor Distillery
Blakewell Smokehouse
Burrow Farm @ Courtneys
Chunk of Devon
Crab Shed
Dart Fresh Produce
Dartington Mill
Dean Court Farm Shop
Devon Distillery
Devon Sea Salt
Dragonfly Foods
Exe Valley Brewery
Exeter Distillery
Forest Fungi
Foxcombe Bakehouse
G Free
Granny Gothards
Hamiltons Fish
Hayes Meadow
Hunt's Cider
Huxbear Vineyard
Ilfracombe Chocolate Emporium
LBW Drinks
Lovaton Farm
No 1 Coffee
Ostlers Cider Mill
Otter Vale Products
Owens Coffee
Porsham Cakes
Powderkeg Brewery
Q & S Distilling
River Teign Shellfish
Roam Brewing Co
Sabine Macaron
Salcombe Brewery
Salcombe Dairy
Salcombe Distilling
Sandridge Barton Wines
Sharpham Cheese
Sidmouth Gin
Soar Mill Cove Hotel
Stone's Honey
Stoneshelf Distillery
Surfing Cow Ice Cream
Summerskills Brewery
Swanaford Estate Wine
The Dartmoor Ice Cream Co
The Devon Fudge Co
The Gotland Gin Co
The Husbandry School
The Odd Mulled Syrup Co
The Proper Marmalade Co
Tors Vodka
Waterhouse Fayre
Wicked Wolf Gin

The businesses on the Hospitality Awards shortlist and in contention to win the 'Best In' Award in their category, are:

Bayards Cove Inn
Brasserie at the Bay
Crab Shed
Duke Street
Five Bells Inn
Fletcher's Restaurant
Forest Fungi
Goose & Gander Kitchen
Harry's Restaurant
Il Cornicione Pizza
Kitty's Kitchen
Lynmouth Bay Café
Number Eight
Orestone Manor Hotel
Pattard Restaurant
Pig & Olive
Rattery Church House Inn


Tea at the Quay
The Angel
The Bear & Blacksmith
The Bedford Hotel
The Black River Inn
The Bucket & Spade
The Cadeleigh Arms
The Cove Café Bar
The Durant Arms
The Fig Tree @36
The Galley Restaurant
The Grove Inn
The Green Table Cafe
The Green Table Deli
The Naked Cake
The Pigs Nose Inn
The Point Bar & Grill
The Pizza Garden
The Railway Inn
The Rams Head Inn
The River Shack
The Tors
The White Hart Hotel
Twenty Seven
Two Bridges
Valley View Cafe
Waterside Bistro

The businesses on the Retailer Awards shortlist and in contention to win the 'Best In' Award in their category, are:

Ashburton Delicatessen
Aune Valley Meat
Burrow Farm @ Courtneys
Carters Deli
Devon Hampers
Eversfield Organic
GT Orsman
Hamiltons Fish
Shaldon Village Store
Strawberry Fields Farm Shop
The Bear & Blacksmith Butchery
The Postal Pantry
The Seed
Veyseys Butchers

Awards Ceremony

This year’s Sold Out ceremony will be held at the New Continental Hotel in Plymouth on Monday 4 October and will be hosted by wine expert and presenter Oz Clarke. The evening will start with a drink & canapes reception followed by a 3 course dinner, made with produce from our members, and the awards presentation.  

Discounted accommodation will be available, please contact the hotel directly to book and mention Food Drink Devon to obtain your discount.

There will be an auction and raffle on the night, to donate prizes and for all queries please contact Ali Neagle on 07789 666064 or email