Best Bites: People's Choice Awards

Thanks to local foodies who got involved in the 2020 Best Bites People’s Choice Awards

More than 150 customers nominated their favourite food business. A panel of three independent judges comprising representatives from the Shire, Peninsula Health and the Disability Advisory Committee assessed the nominees based on how well they performed in all categories, including food safety, healthy eating, sustainability, reduction of tobacco/alcohol and access for all.

Cooee Café in Rosebud have been announced as the overall winner of 2020 Best Bites People’s Choice Awards.

Both Blue Mini in Rosebud and Corner Pantry in Mount Eliza were highly commended.

All of the winners and nominated businesses are featured in the 2020 Best Bites Food Guide. The guide lists local food businesses that have received a Best Bites certification by scoring over 95 per cent in their food safety assessment and providing excellent allergen management for customers.

Food businesses were nominated for Best Bites excellence in:

  • Food safety

  • Healthy eating

  • Sustainability

  • Reduction of tobacco/alcohol

  • Access for all

Nominated businesses were featured in the 2020 Best Bites Food Guide.

The Guide lists local food businesses that have received a Best Bites certification. These businesses have scored over 95% in their food safety assessment and are providing excellent allergen management for customers.

The Best Bites Food Guide is now available for free from Shire customer service centres, local food businesses, visitor information centres, libraries and online