Published: July 23, 2019

The best of Adelaide businesses were celebrated on Monday evening at the 2019 City Awards. Over 450 nominations were received in celebration of our favourite places and experiences across the city and North Adelaide. 

Lord Mayor of Adelaide Sandy Verschoor opened the awards presentation, sharing the City of Adelaide’s commitment to business growth.

"We are committed to fostering the growth of our city’s established businesses and are investing in areas which will strengthen our competitive position to help attract more businesses to the city and North Adelaide," said the Lord Mayor.

Four Business Excellence prizes were awarded by the City of Adelaide which recognised creativity, green incentives, smart business and liveability.  

The best of retail, hospitality and entertainment were also celebrated with ten additional awards. 

The City of Adelaide is a proud sponsor of the awards, recognising that successful businesses increase the vibrancy of the city, support a strong local economy and create a destination to be enjoyed by all. 

"I am so proud of our local entrepreneurs, retailers, hospitality businesses, and their teams. They work hard every day to carve out a unique city experience that is attracting more residents, visitors and international tourists to the city and North Adelaide." said the Lord Mayor.

Business Excellence Winners

Best Creative Business Jam Factory
Best Green Business The Foodprint Experience
Business that makes Adelaide more Liveable           East End Cellars
Best Smart Business Teamgage Pty Ltd


Hospitality, Retail and Entertainment Category Winners

Best Caterer Hello Sarnie
Best Dining Experience Coconut Estate Eatery
Business Small Bar BRKLYN Bar
Best Coffee Spot Sazon
Best Small Retailer Have You Met Charlie
Most Unique Shopping Experience The Tangerine Fox
Best Health and Wellbeing Clarity Massage and Wellness
Best Hair & Beauty Slick Lobster
Best Attraction or Experience Adventure Rooms
Best Music and Entertainment Venue                         The Duke of Brunswick Hotel