The ceremony celebrated the outstanding achievement of Malta & Gozo’s top survey rated restaurants as voted by diners out who participated in the Malta & Gozo Restaurant Survey online at www.restaurantsmalta.com. Based on popular vote, only 150 restaurants make it to be included in the special 20th Anniversary edition of The Definitive(ly) Good Guide to Restaurants in Malta & Gozo and its official portal www.restaurantsmalta.com. Congratulations go to the team at Tarragon who were rated Top Overall restaurant for 2020! It is the 3rd time that Tarragon has been rated Top Overall, apart from the 2020 edition they were presented with this award in 2014 and 2018.
The results were revealed by Lisa Grech Managing Director of the Definitive(ly) Good Guide Co and presented by Hon Clint Camilleri, Parliamentary Secretary for Agriculture, Fisheries & Animal Rights, Mr Adrian Cachia from Global Payments, Mr Derek Vassallo from Nestle (Malta) and Mr Mark Ciantar of Continental Purchasing on behalf of Villeroy & Boch who supplied the beautiful commemorative award plates for the occasion. This year’s Malta & Gozo Restaurant Survey conducted in September 2019 returned a high number of responses, with 3,109 participants who dined out on average one to two times a week, equivalent to a total of 242, 502 dining experiences in a year! This year sees 24 new restaurants in the The Definitive(ly) Good Guide to Restaurants in Malta & Gozo and its portal www.restaurantsmalta.com which was also launched on the evening.
The Top 40 Award winning restaurants were taken from the highest rated restaurants taking into account their overal rating, the number of people rating comments and other data from the survey. Restaurants to win award plates in order from most highly rated included:
Additional Awards in different categories were made: