Restaurant of the Year Award


Award sponsored by Gortrush Food Services Ltd

Award sponsored by Gortrush Food Services Ltd

Vote for your favourite nominee by scrolling down to the bottom of the page and following the instructions.

PLEASE NOTE: votes do not determine the final winners but help create awareness of the nominee’s shortlisting.

The winner of this category will be the initiative that has demonstrated service, décor, quality and range.

The Moorings Bar and Restaurant

Nestled on the shores of upper Lough Erne The Moorings Restaurant, Bellanaleck offers boaters and members of the public the opportunity to stop by and relax while looking out over the breath-taking views of Lough Erne.

There is no doubt that a warm welcome awaits you, along with chance to enjoy some great food. The family run business opened by father and son team Charlie and Christopher Oldcroft in 2017 has brought a new offering to the hospitality scene on the outskirts of the island town of Enniskillen.



Watermill Lodge

The quaint Watermill Lodge located on the tranquil water’s edge boasts a tailor-made restaurant, accommodation and fishing lodge. The building itself took 4 years to tailor and build and the husband and wife duo behind the prize-winning restaurant pride themselves on its unique ‘Frishis Cuisine’ offering; Irish cuisine with a French twist.

Over the years numerous celebrities have visited the restaurant and stayed overnight. Exciting times lie ahead for the Watermill Lodge with business development and growth plans set to unfurl going forward.



Becketts Dining Room at The Enniskillen Hotel

Reopened in 2017 by native chef Marty McAdam, Becketts Dining Room brings fine dining to Enniskillen. With the best of local produce at the best time of the year the dining experience invites guests to enjoy a 6-course meal at their leisure.

If visiting you may even have the opportunity to sample some of the chef’s handpicked wild mushrooms from the local woodland. With menus continually changing guests can always look forward to something new and exciting when they call in.


28 Darling Street

Located in the heart of Enniskillen, 28 Darling Street brings a mix of fine dining, cocktails, wines and music to the town centre. The husband and wife duo Glen Wheeler and Zara McHugh opened the restaurant at the beginning of 2018 and have enjoyed getting to know the local clientele.

With years of experience working for a famous chef the couple are no strangers to the fine dining scene. With a selection of menus available it’s safe to say that the restaurant has something for everyone.


HOW TO VOTE: Select the relevant tick box below and click vote. By supporting your favourite nominee you are creating additional awareness of their nomination and highlighting their success.

Closing date Public view for the online vote closes at 10am, Friday 21st September and the final deadline is 10am, Monday 24th September

PLEASE NOTE: votes do not determine the final winners but help create awareness of the nominee’s shortlisting.

Terms: One vote per IP address; Deadlines as detailed, for more information contact

The winners for each category will be revealed at the Gala event on Friday 12th October 2018, Killyhevlin Hotel. Tickets are selling fast, get in contact with Mairead/Catherine on 028 8225 5959 or email to book.