The Art of Service 2013 awards are about the people I follow and who inspire me, the places I like, the experiences I have had the chance and pleasure to enjoy and those individuals and businesses who impress me the most for their creativity, consistency, quality and success.

Newcomer of the year Ape & Bird

Beer of the year Moor beer

Restaurant of the year El Pirata Mayfair

Restaurant Manager of the year Michele Caggianese (Rib Room)

FOH/business man of the year David Strauss (Goodman/Burger and Lobster)

Waitress of the year Sabrina Cano (Jose-Bermondsey)

Rising star of the year Tommy Ryan (The Chancery)

Woman of the year Anne Pierce MBE (Springboard)

Industry ambassador of the year Michel Roux Jnr

Opening party of the year Steam and Rye

Personality of the year Oisin Rogers

Barman of the year Salvatore Calabrese

Group of the year Byron

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