At the last count we spent £8.5bn on hot drinks and £7.85bn on sandwiches in the UK. Coffee bars and cafes in the UK are a huge contributor to the sales of sandwiches. 

This award is sub-divided into Independent, Chain and Chain Development categories.  

Chain Award


  • Costa - Costa Fresco

The judges were impressed with the new layout and design concept of Costa Fesco, ambience and the new menu offering


Independent Award

Platinum Award Winner

  • Trade, Commercial Street, London 

The judges were impressed with the continuing high standards Trade has maintained since also winning the Sandwich Bar award last year

Gold Awards were also presented to

  • Temptations Café, Clerkenwell Road, London
  • Chandos Deli, Bath
  • Curators Coffee, Margaret Street, London
  • A Great Little Place, Southport
  • Caffe Gusto,  St Michaels Hill, Bristol


Chain Development Award


  • M & S Café

Judges were impressed with the clean design, product display and consistent promotion of sandwiches throughout the winning in-store cafes

Highly Commended

  • Caffe Pausa, Dunelm Mill