Awards 2022 FAQ

Frequently asked questions

Is there a cost to enter?
The cost to enter ranges from £290 - £340. A 20% entry fee reduction will be applied to each additional category that you enter your project into.

What is the eligibility criteria to enter?
Projects must have opened or have undergone significant renovations between 1st January 2021 and 31st March 2022.

What is the closing date for entries?
The closing date is on the 5th June 2022.

How are our projects judged?
Projects are graded by judges from some of the most influential hospitality and media companies globally. This years judges.

What categories should I enter?
You can find a breakdown of the category descriptions here.

Can I enter in other languages?
All entries must be written in English.

What happens if I win?
The shortlist will be informed in the week commencing 8th August 2022 on Instagram, the Category Winners will be informed on Instagram in the week commencing 5th September 2022, with the regional and overall winners announced at an Awards Ceremony in London on 20th October 2022.

What promotion does my project receive?
Every entry will be published on the Awards website on your very own landing page and remain there for all time. Hotel, Restaurant and Bar operators around the world follow the awards closely and use the website as a source to identify the best designers and design trends. We are also closely followed by the world’s leading hospitality media who promote our awards on their various channels. Shortlisted and winning projects will also receive promotion online and on our social media.

What is the Restaurant & Bar Design Week?
Attended by international industry leaders and creative visionaries, Restaurant & Bar Design Week is an opportunity to hear from those behind today’s projects and to explore the issues defining tomorrow’s. Spread throughout London and set across four days, the programme includes panel discussions and roundtables, as well as invite-only networking events, that allow the global design and hospitality community to strengthen existing relationships and build new ones.

The Week culminates in the Restaurant & Bar Design Awards ceremony, with a Winners Dinner celebrating the very best projects from the year passed.

What if I have any more questions?
Please feel free to contact us if you have any other questions. See contacts for each region here.

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