MIGF Awards 2018

GOLDEN CAULDRON AWARD

The Golden Cauldron Award for the Best All-Round Restaurant of MIGF 2018
The Golden Cauldron Award is given to the restaurant that, in the opinion of the judges, is the best all-round restaurant of the Festival. Marks are given for the standard of cuisine, the enthusiasm and creativity of the chef, kitchen, service and entire restaurant team and the overall service as well as Performance at the VIP Gala Launch, Taste MIGF and in terms of Festival Marketing.

THE WINNER:

DC Restaurant

MIGF Gold Award

The Best Asian Cuisine During MIGF 2018

THE WINNER:

Lai Po Heen

MIGF Gold Award

The Best Western Cuisine During MIGF 2018

THE WINNER:

DC Restaurant

GOLDEN CAULDRON

The Golden Cauldron Finalist Award – MIGF 2018

THE WINNERS:

DC Restaurant
Gen
Lai Po Heen
Marini’s on 57
SukaSucré Bistro
Tangerine
The Olive

 

CHEF CONGENIALITY 2018

The Most Admired And Likeable Chef Of The Festival As Voted By The Fellow Chefs Of MIGF 2018

THE WINNER:

Chef Jun Wong Kikubari

CHEF PERSONALITY AWARD

For Showing That Irrepressible, Muhibah Spirit During MIGF 2018

THE WINNERS:

Chef Giuseppe Lioce Nero Nero
Chef Valmurugam Samplings On The Fourteenth
Chef Bharat Batra Spice Garden
Chef Dato’ Fazley SukaSucré Bistro

SPECIAL FESTIVAL AWARDS

Best Marketing Award – MIGF 2018

THE WINNER:

Resorts World Genting

MIGF GOLDEN CHEF AWARDS

MIGF GOLDEN CHEF AWARDS

Most Outstanding Western Cuisine During MIGF 2018

THE WINNERS:

Chef Gary Chang Champignons
Chef Darren Chin DC Restaurant
Chef Simone Musu & Chef Francesco Fedrighi Marini’s On 57
Chef Siti Arini Darsom Tangerine
Chef Mohd Radzuan The Olive

MIGF GOLDEN CHEF AWARDS

Most Outstanding Asian Cuisine During MIGF 2018

THE WINNERS:

Chef Johnson Wong Gen
Chef Jun Wong Kikubari
Chef Ricky Thien Lai Po Heen
Chef Najid Hamid & Chef Lian Chi Serai@Pavilion KL

MIGF GOLD AWARD

MIGF GOLD AWARD

Most Popular Restaurant at The VIP Gala Launch & Taste MIGF (Total Sales)

THE WINNER:

DC Restaurant

MIGF GOLD AWARD

Most Popular Restaurant at The VIP Gala Launch & Taste MIGF (Most Portions Sold)

THE WINNER:

Pampas Steakhouse

MIGF DINING AWARDS - Festival Diners' Choice

DINERS’ CHOICE AWARDS

Diners Choice – Most Outstanding Overall Cuisine During MIGF 2018

THE WINNERS:

Champignons
DC Restaurant
Gen
Kikubari
Lai Po Heen
Marini’s on 57
Serai @ Pavilion KL
Tangerine

The Olive

 

DINERS’ CHOICE AWARDS

Diners’ Choice – Most Outstanding Wine/Sake Pairing During MIGF 2018

THE WINNERS:

DC Restaurant
Kikubari
Nero Nero
Pampas Steakhouse, Old Malaya
Tangerine
The Olive

 

 

DINERS’ CHOICE AWARDS

Diners’ Choice – Most Outstanding Service Team During MIGF 2018
Diners rated and recognised the Restaurant Manager and their teams.

THE WINNERS:

Aliyaa Island Restaurant and Bar
Hugo’s In The Sky

Lai Po Heen
Marini’s On 57
Samplings On The Fourteenth
The Olive

DINERS’ CHOICE AWARDS

Diners’ Choice – Most Outstanding Festival Dining Experience During MIGF 2018
The awards are given to the restaurants that impressed Festival Diners the most with their overall dining experience.

THE WINNERS:

DC Restaurant
Mamanda
Marini’s On 57
Nero Nero
SukaSucré Bistro
The Olive

DINERS’ CHOICE AWARDS

Diners’ Choice – Most Outstanding Western Dessert – MIGF 2018

THE WINNERS:

DC Restaurant
Hugo’s In The Sky
Jibby East
Marini’s On 57
Nero Nero
Tangerine

DINERS’ CHOICE AWARDS

Diners’ Choice – Most Outstanding Asian Dessert – MIGF 2018

THE WINNERS:

Aliyaa Island Restaurant and Bar
Champignons
Gen
Mamanda
Serai @ Pavilion KL
SukaSucré Bistro

DINERS’ CHOICE AWARDS

Diners’ Choice – Most Outstanding Main Course – Poultry/Others – MIGF 2018

THE WINNERS:

Aliyaa Island Restaurant and Bar
Champignons
Gen
Lai Po Heen
Mamanda
Spice Garden

DINERS’ CHOICE AWARDS

Diners’ Choice – Most Outstanding Main Course – Fish/ Seafood – MIGF 2018
Celebrating the best seafood/white meats.

THE WINNERS:

Aliyaa Island Restaurant and Bar
DC Restaurant
e18hteen Inspired Cuisine
Gen
Marini’s On 57
The Olive

DINERS’ CHOICE AWARDS

Diners’ Choice – Most Outstanding Main Course – Lamb – MIGF 2018

THE WINNERS:

DC Restaurant
Drop Exchange
Marini’s On 57
Nero Nero
Serai @ Pavilion KL
Tangerine

DINERS’ CHOICE AWARDS

Diners’ Choice – Most Outstanding Main Course – Beef – MIGF 2018

THE WINNERS:

DC Restaurant
Kikubari
Lai Po Heen
Pampas Steakhouse
Samplings OnThe Fourteenth
Tangerine

DINERS’ CHOICE AWARDS

Diners’ Choice – Most Outstanding Starter/Appetiser (Warm) – MIGF 2018
The best warm starter

THE WINNERS:

DC Restaurant
e18hteen Inspired Cuisine
Gen
Lai Po Heen
Samplings On The Fourteenth
Spice Garden
SukaSucré Bistro
Tangerine
The Olive

DINERS’ CHOICE AWARDS

Diners’ Choice – Most Outstanding Starter/Appetiser (Cold) – MIGF 2018
The best cold starters to a meal.

THE WINNERS:

2OX
DC Restaurant
Gen
Hugo’s In The Sky
Jibby East
Kikubari
Marini’s On 57
Serai @ Pavilion KL
The Olive

DINERS’ CHOICE AWARDS

Diners’ Choice – Most Outstanding Palate Cleanser – MIGF 2018

THE WINNERS:

Gen
Hugo’s In The Sky
Kikubari
Lai Po Heen
Mamanda
Serai @ Pavilion KL

DINERS’ CHOICE AWARDS

Diners’ Choice – Most Outstanding Soup – MIGF 2018

THE WINNERS:

Champignons
e18hteen Inspired Cuisine
Gen
Lai Po Heen
Summer Palace
The Olive

DINERS’ CHOICE AWARDS

Diners’ Choice – Most Outstanding Amuse-Bouche

THE WINNERS:

Champignons
Kikubari
Marini’s On 57
Serai @ Pavilion KL
Tangerine
The Olive

DINERS’ CHOICE AWARDS

Diners’ Choice – Most Outstanding Canapés MIGF 2018
Recognising a memorable pre-dinner experience.

THE WINNERS:

Champignons
DC Restaurant
Lai Po Heen
Nero Nero
Spice Garden
The Olive

DINERS’ CHOICE AWARDS

Diners’ Choice – Best Value Menu Of The Festival MIGF 2018
Recognising the restaurant that made the best efforts to publicise their participation in the Festival.

THE WINNERS:

Aliyaa Island Restaurant and Bar
Gen
Nero Nero
Pampas Steakhouse, Old Malaya
SukaSucré Bistro
Tangerine

DINERS’ CHOICE AWARDS

Diners’ Choice – Best Use Of The Festival Theme MIGF 2018
The awards are given to the participants that created the most memorable ambiance as their restaurant with the Festival Theme ‘Muhibah Chefs!’.

THE WINNERS:

Samplings On The Fourteenth
The Olive

DINERS’ CHOICE AWARDS

Diners’ Choice – Best Restaurant Ambience – MIGF 2018
The restaurant that most impressed diners with their settings.

THE WINNERS:

Kikubari
Lai Po Heen
Marini’s On 57
Nero Nero
Summer Palace
Tangerine

MIGF DINING AWARDS - Festival Judges' Choice

JUDGES’ CHOICE AWARDS

Judges’ Choice – Best Marketed Restaurant Of The Festival

THE WINNERS:

Champignons
Cinnamon Group
Hugo’s in the Sky
Nulnu
Resort World Genting
Samplings on the Fourteenth

JUDGES’ CHOICE AWARDS

Judges’ Choice – Best Festival Offers MIGF 2018

THE WINNERS:

e18hteen Inspired Cuisine
Nero Nero
NulNu
Spice Garden
The Olive

JUDGES’ CHOICE AWARDS

Judges’ Choice – Best Value Menu Of The Festival – MIGF 2018

THE WINNERS:

2OX
Aliyaa Island Restaurant and Bar
M Marini Grand Caffè
Nero Nero
Spice Garden

JUDGES’ CHOICE AWARDS

Judges’ Choice – Most Creative Menu Of The Festival – MIGF 2018

THE WINNERS:

DC Restaurant
Gen
Marini’s On 57
Nadodi
SukaSucré Bistro

VIP GALA LAUNCH MIGF 2018 & TASTE MIGF 2018

PEOPLES’ CHOICE AWARDS

Most Popular Restaurant at The VIP Gala Launch MIGF 2018 – Portions Sold
Awarded to the restaurants wth the most Portions Sold at the VIP Gala Launch.

THE WINNERS:

Aliyaa Island Restaurant and Bar
Pampas Steakhouse, Ola Malaya
Samplings On The Fourteenth
SukaSucré Bistro

PEOPLES’ CHOICE AWARDS

Most Popular Restaurant At Taste MIGF 2018 – Portions Sold
Awarded to the restaurants with the most Portions Sold at Taste MIGF.

THE WINNERS:

High Line
Pampas Steakhouse, Ola Malaya
SukaSucré Bistro
Tangerine

PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARDS

Most Popular Restaurant at The Vip Gala Launch MIGF 2018 – Taste Sovereigns Collected
Awarded to the restaurant with the highest number of Taste Sovereigns collected and portions sold at the VIP Gala Launch

THE WINNERS:

DC Restaurant
Lai Po Heen
Samplings On The Fourteenth
SukaSucré Bistro

PEOPLES’ CHOICE AWARDS

Most Popular Restaurant at Taste MIGF 2018 – Gastro Dollar Collected
Awarded to the restaurants with the most Gastrot Dollars collected at Taste MIGF. 

THE WINNERS:

DC Restaurant
High Line
SukaSucré Bistro
Tangerine

JUDGES’ CHOICE AWARDS

Judges’ Choice – Most Innovative Cuisine at Taste MIGF 2018

THE WINNERS:

DC Restaurant
Mamanda
Marini’s on 57
Nadodi

JUDGES’ CHOICE AWARDS

Judges’ Choice – Most Creative Food Presentation at Taste MIGF 2018

THE WINNERS:

Champignons
DC Restaurant
Mamanda
SukaSucré Bistro

JUDGES’ CHOICE AWARDS

Judges’ Choice – Most Creative Restaurant Station at Taste MIGF 2018

THE WINNERS:

DC Restaurant
Mamanda
Nadodi
SukaSucré Bistro

PEOPLES’ CHOICE AWARDS

People’s Choice – Most Innovative Cuisine at Taste MIGF 2018

THE WINNERS:

DC Restaurant
Gen
Kikubari
Nadodi

PEOPLES’ CHOICE AWARDS

People’s Choice – Most Creative Food Presentation at Taste MIGF 2018

THE WINNERS:

Champignons
DC Restaurant
Hugo’s In The Sky
Nadodi

PEOPLES’ CHOICE AWARDS

People’s Choice – Most Creative Restaurant Station at Taste MIGF 2018

THE WINNERS:

Champignons
DC Restaurant
Hugo’s In The Sky
Nadodi