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Eastside Business Awards - who will be the best in the East in 2021?

2021 Eastside Business Awards finalists announced

Congratulations to the Eastside Business Awards finalists for 2021!

It is with great pleasure that we announce the finalists in the 2021 Eastside Business Awards, as voted for by the public.

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The Eastside Business Awards is an annual program that recognises and celebrates exceptional and outstanding businesses located in the City of Norwood Payneham & St Peters.

This year, we want to uncover even more shops, boutiques, restaurants, cafes, services and other great businesses within the City of Norwood Payneham & St Peters that have helped create memorable and remarkable experiences.

Whether you’re a resident, employee, shopper, trader or visitor we encourage you to keep an eye out for local businesses you think deserve to be recognised and celebrated in 2021.

Award categories

Hall of Fame (20+ years)

Best Café

Best Fashion Retailer

Best Restaurant

Best Coffee

Best Pub/Bar

Best Hair/Beauty Salon

Best Customer Experience

Best Independent Retailer

Best Entertainment Venue

Best Emerging/Start Up Business

Best Food/Beverage Manufacturer

Those crowned the best of the east will win a $1,000 advertising package with Solstice Media and a choice of business advisory service (business planning, budget and forecasting or bookkeeping training) to the value of $1,000 with BIAS.

Key dates

Voting opens: 7:00am, Thursday 18 February

Voting closes: 5:00pm, Thursday 18 March

Finalists announced: Wednesday 31 March 2021

Winners announced:

  • Awards Ceremony: Tuesday 13 April 2021 
  • Published online: Wednesday 14 April 2021

Previous winners

2020 winners

Hall of Fame (20+ years)

ORBE

174 The Parade, Norwood

Best Hair/Beauty Salon

ORBE

174 The Parade, Norwood

Best Café

The Lab Food + Coffee

313 Payneham Road, Royston Park

Best Customer Experience

Foot & Leg Centre

Level 2, Suite 4, 58 King William Street, Kent Town

Best Fashion Retailer

Shouz Boutique

1/205 The Parade, Norwood

Best Independent Retailer

Semmens Property Management

170 Magill Road, Norwood

Best Restaurant

Fine and Fettle

Unit 4, 57 Magill Road, Stepney

Best Entertainment Venue

HOYTS Norwood

185 The Parade, Norwood

Best Coffee

Pave Café

138b The Parade, Norwood

Best Emerging/Start-Up Business

GR Phones Norwood

3/1 Margaret Street, Norwood

Best Pub/Bar

Little Bang Brewing Company

25 Henry Street, Stepney

Best Food/Beverage Manufacturer

Goodies and Grains

22 Nelson Street, Stepney

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2020 Eastside Business Award winners:

2019 winners

Eleven local businesses were recognised for excellence in 12 different categories at the Eastside Business Awards announced at St Peters Town Hall on Tuesday 9 April 2019. 

Over 170 businesses across the City of Norwood Payneham & St Peters were nominated for an award, well exceeding last year’s total number of nominations. A public vote whittled down the nominated businesses to 50 finalists. The winners were then decided by a panel of judges.

Hall of Fame (over 20 years)

Outdoors on Parade

51 The Parade, Norwood

Best Food/Beverage Manufacturer

Little Bang Brewing Company

25 Henry St, Stepney

Best Customer Experience

Roaming Zen

443 Magill Rd, St Morris

Best Café

The Lab Food + Coffee

313 Payneham Rd, Royston Park

Best Independent Retailer

Chile Mojo

395 Magill Rd, St Morris

Best Coffee

Brick & Mortar Creative

49 George St, Norwood

Best Emerging/Startup Business

Fruitful Homes

Glynde

Best Restaurant

360 Gradi

405 Magill Rd, St Morris

Best Hair & Beauty

ORBE Hair & Beauty

174 The Parade, Norwood

Best Pub/Bar

Little Bang Brewing Company

25 Henry St, Stepney

Best Fashion Retailer

Shouz

1/205 The Parade, Norwood

Best Entertainment Venue

The Odeon Theatre

57a Queen St, Norwood

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2019 Eastside Business Award winners: