The sixth annual UKH Restaurant Association Gala Dinner will take place on Tuesday the 28th November 2023, organised by World Young Chef Young Waiter, in association with UKHospitality and in partnership with title sponsor NEFT Vodka. The prestigious event, in aid of World YCYW, brings together leading hospitality figures for a special celebration dinner at The Savoy Hotel, in the heart of London.
President of the Restaurant Association & Chairman of Young Chef Young Waiter Robert Walton MBE will host the event alongside speakers, including Kate Nicholls CEO of UKHospitality. The Restaurant Association Award for Services to Hospitality 2023, designed and sponsored by Faberge´, will be presented to one esteemed individual. The event will raise money for the World Young Chef Young Waiter to provide education, training and support for young adults.
The evening will start with welcome drinks followed by dinner and the event will also feature entertainment and an Auction to raise funds for young individuals. Guests will indulge in a delicious 3-course meal accompanied by Terra Remota Wines, Champagne by Champagne PIAFF and Caviar by Kings London Caviar. Guests will also enjoy NEFT Vodka at the reception. We are also honoured to host Damian Flood, an accomplished singer and pianist, promising a mesmerizing performance. The celebrations will continue at Adam Handling's EVE Bar in London for an unforgettable after-party.
The Restaurants Association Award for Special Services to Hospitality 2023 will be designed and sponsored by Faberge.
The RA Gala Dinner is a highlight of the UK hospitality calendar as it celebrates hospitality and is a platform for reflection. This year over 250 esteemed guests will gather to celebrate the successes of World YCYW 2023 including Brian Turner CBE, Matt Abe, Adam Handling, Andy Downton, Simon King, Jack Croft, Sanjay Dwivedi, Jeff Galvin, Chris Galvin, Jack Croft, Galton Blackiston, Chris Tanner, James Tanner, Tom De Keyser, Adam Bateman, Adam Byatt, Roy Ner, Simon Attridge, John Williams MBE, Cyrus Todiwala OBE, Pervin Todiwala, Michael Kwan and Mario Perera.