Kampala, October 20th, 2015: (

Hellofood Uganda, in partnership with Done Deal, and MTN, announces the inaugural Kampala Restaurant Awards 2015. Shell Gas, Pepsi, Brussels Airlines and Robertson Winery are sponsoring the Awards and the ceremony will take place at Serena Hotel, Victoria Ball room on the 25th November 2015. Dress Code is black tie and ceremony kicks off at 6pm.

The awards recognize achievement and excellence in the Restaurant and Hospitality Industry throughout the beautiful city of Kampala in 15 categories and celebrate all aspects of the Industry from Restaurants, Cafes, and Bars, to Wines and Beers.

The award categories include: Restaurant of the Year, Best Customer Service, Best Value for Money, Best Indian Cuisine, Best Ugandan Cuisine, Best Asian Cuisine, Best Pizzeria, Best Food-On-The-Go, Best Café/Deli, Best Bar Food, Best Fine Dining, Best of Africa, Best Newcomer, Best Beer, and Best Winery.

The general public and a panel of expert judges will choose the winners from each category. The KRA 2015 panel of expert judges is a combination of food lovers, food critics, and experts in in the Restaurant and Hospitality Industry.

The public can vote online at Each voter will be able to cast one vote a day per category.

Ron kawamara, Managing Director of Hellofood Uganda, says: “Hellofood has already revolutionized the food culture in Kampala, by offering convenience and variety at a low cost. We are happy to be part of these awards, which will further improve and set the benchmark for culinary excellence in Kampala. Together with our partners and sponsors, we aim to make this an annual high class event, and an evening of recognition, celebration and networking.”

Iliana Björling, Managing Director of Done Deal, says: “Done Deal has found a gap were consumers get a chance to experience the dining culture at a discounted price, and the restaurants get a chance to reach a wider target group. We are very excited to see the Kampala Restaurant Awards provide a benchmark for the industry, and hopefully accelerate the evolving food culture in Uganda and East Africa.”


Igasira Neville Igunduura
PR/Marketing Manager
Hellofood Uganda


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