Dubai Street Food Awards
Inaugural Dubai Street Food Awards honors winners in seven categories at Dubai Food Festival
As part of Dubai Food Festival 2018, Dubai Street Food awards took place for the first time at Etisalat Beach Canteen on 10 March 2018. More than 50 entries in the original ten categories were registered and after careful deliberation, winners were selected in seven categories including Best sandwich, Best Wrap, Best Main Dish, Best Dessert, Best Original Drink, Best New Street Food Concept and Best Food Truck.
The winners were selected based on a live judging session. All the winners had an advertising and editorial package from FoodeMag of a total value over AED 50,000. The winners of Best New concept also won a three-month PR support contract from Market Buzz and a photography session from CatchMe Photography while the winner of the Best Food Truck won free space at the next CatchMe public event.
Here’s the list of the winners:
Best Original Drink: Strawberry Mojitos from Bar Tropical
Best Wrap: Roti Rollers for “Up all Night to get Plucky”
Best Sandwich: “Hooked on Baos” from Hooked
Best Main Course: Maiz Tacos for El Dorado Fish Tacos
Best Dessert: Raw Vegan Gluten & Sugar-Free Chocolate Berry Tart from Spill The Bean
Best New Concept: Maiz Tacos
Best Food Truck: Gobai