The Best Pub or Bar Award is a prestigious recognition designed to honour pubs and bars in Gloucestershire that not only serve exceptional food and drinks but also actively contribute to the local economy and community. This category celebrates establishments that go beyond just being watering holes; they are community hubs that foster economic growth and social cohesion.
Entrants could demonstrate a commitment to sourcing locally produced food and beverages, supporting regional farmers, breweries, and artisans.
The establishment should provide a welcoming and inclusive space for the community to gather, fostering a sense of belonging and social interaction.
This award category aims to highlight the crucial role that pubs and bars play in the social and economic fabric of Gloucestershire. It encourages establishments to prioritise local sourcing, community engagement, and inclusivity, emphasising their impact beyond serving food and drinks.