Mammies Awards 2017

Mammies Awards 2017

We won at the Awards dinner for the Sammies Awards 2017. Mimosa Herne hill had been awarded a Gold awards for Independent Sandwich Cafe but last night we were also presented as overall winner for all the categories from 9 other fantastic businesses from throughout the UK and named as The Best Independent Sandwich Retailer of the Year 2017.  Mimosa is thrilled to have won this prestigious award and even more pleased to hear what the independent judges had to say when they visited us.

The Overall Winner
Mimosa – 16 Half Moon Lane, London

The mystery shop judges visited Mimosa and, aside from scoring top marks in almost every aspect of the report, the judges’ comments included: “Very friendly, great décor and menu. Food was of a very high standard. With very attractive and appetising displays of food and excellent service standards, Mimosa is a very worthy winner.”

The award was sub-divided into four categories:

Independent Bakery Sandwich Retailer
Independent Café Sandwich Retailer
Best New Independent
Independent Sandwich Shop

A Gold Award was awarded to the winner of each of the four categories. They were:

Independent Bakery Sandwich Retailer
Real Patisserie; 34 St George’s Road, Kemp Town, Brighton.

Independent Café Sandwich Retailer
Mimosa; 16 Half Moon Lane, London
Highly Commended: Caffeine Drip; Melville Place, Edinburgh

Best New Independent
Apres Food Company; St Johns Street, London

Independent Sandwich Shop
Dene’s Deli; 244 Jesmond Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne.
Highly Commended: Magic Wrap; Cardiff Students’ Union, Senghenydd Road, Cathays, Cardiff