Wednesday 24 October 2018

Glasshouse wins five top awards

The Glasshouse Hotel in Sligo town is celebrating after winning a whopping five YesChef Awards for their culinary and service standards.

The Kitchen chef Alan Fitzmaurice brought home their first award as Connacht Chef of the Year 2018. He and his team then won Restaurant of the Year 2018.

They also won Connacht Hotel Restaurant of the Year 2018 and the overall Hotel Restaurant of the Year 2018.

Their fifth award was brought back to Sligo by their front of house team, who won Connacht Front of House Team of the Year 2018.

"It means a lot, the hard work has paid off," The Glasshouse General Manager Mario Puchowski told The Sligo Champion.

"We decided on a different route last year and introduced a much better service for guests, more complete," he said.

The new direction started paying off immediately, with the hotel's kitchen winning an Irish Hotel Award last March.

"We continued our new philosophy so we were able to win more awards at the YesChef awards last week. We're absolutely delighted. YesChef Awards would be important to us.

"It's not only the culinary but for our service that we won awards as well," he added.

The YesChef Awards for the hospitality industry in Ireland and were held in The Limerick Strand on 24th October. Nook café in Collooney won Connacht Café of the Year 2018.

Sligo Champion