2023 Restaurant & Catering Awards Recognise Adelaide's Culinary Excellence

Last updated 01 Nov, 2023

Image: Fishbank Bar and Grill

The 2023 Restaurant & Catering Hostplus Awards for Excellence in South Australia have unveiled their distinguished winners, celebrating the state's culinary achievements. These awards honour the dedication, outstanding food, and impeccable service of SA's restaurant, café, and catering industry.

Congratulations to all the deserving winners and finalists for their exceptional contributions to Adelaide's vibrant culinary scene! These awards are a testament to the city's rich and diverse dining experiences.

Check out the following list of winners and finalists based in Adelaide’s CBD and North Adelaide:

Restaurant Awards

Category: Asian Restaurant
  • WINNER - Hut and Soul
  • Café Michael 2
  • Madame Hanoi
Category: Breakfast Restaurant – City
  • iTL Italian Kitchen
  • Luigi Delicatessen
  • Maison Clement
  • My Kingdom for a Horse
Category: Burger Bar
  • Burgers n' Malt
Category: Café Dining – City
  • Fresco-bah
  • Maison Clement
  • My Kingdom for a Horse
Category: Chinese Restaurant
  • WINNER - Concubine
  • House of Chow


Category: Contemporary Australian Restaurant – Informal
  • Sôl Rooftop
Category: European Restaurant
  • Maison Clement
Category: Family Dining
  • WINNER - Bocelli Caffé Ristorante
  • Hut and Soul
Category: Indian Restaurant
  • Jasmin Indian Restaurant
  • The Logical Indian
Category: Italian Restaurant
  • Luigi Delicatessen
  • Ruby Red Flamingo
Category: Pizza Restaurant
  • iTL Italian Kitchen
  • Tony Tomatoes
Category: Premium Dining
  • WINNER - Five Regions Restaurant
Five Regions Restaurant, Oval Hotel
Five Regions Restaurant, Oval Hotel

Category: Restaurant in a Pub/Club
  • Malt Shovel Taphouse
Category: Seafood Restaurant
  • WINNER - Fishbank Bar and Grill
  • Paul's Seafood
Category: Steak Restaurant – Formal
  • Gaucho's Argentinian Restaurant
Category: Steak Restaurant – Informal
  • Sean's Kitchen
Category: Vietnamese Restaurant
  • Little NNQ

Catering Awards

Category: Function/Convention Centre Caterer
  • Adelaide Oval Functions & Events
  • WINNER - Events at SkyCity
Category: Site-Contract Caterer
  • Adelaide Oval
Category: Wedding Caterer
  • WINNER - Adelaide Oval Functions & Events
  • Quality Events - Adelaide Zoo

Major Awards

Category: Casual Dining Of The Year
  • WINNER - Bocelli Caffé Ristorante
Bocelli Caffé Ristorante
Bocelli Caffé Ristorante

Category: Caterer Of The Year
  • WINNER - Events at SkyCity