Awards

Since opening, Hawksworth Restaurant has received an unparalleled set of awards, a testament to the talents and dedication of Chef Hawksworth’s exceptional team.

2017

World’s Best Wine Lists 2017
Three Stars

Vancouver Magazine Restaurant Awards
Gold, Best Upscale Restaurant

AAA Four Diamond Award

Forbes Travel Guide
Four Stars

Georgia Straight Golden Plates
Best fine dining
3rd in best restaurant overall
3rd in best wine list (imported)

Canada’s 100 Best
Sixth Place

Vancouver International Wine Festival
Platinum Wine List Award

Vancouver Courier – Stars of Vancouver
Best Fine Dining
Best Chef – David Hawksworth

2016

Canada’s 100 Best
Third place

Vancouver Restaurant Awards
Gold, Best upscale
Sommelier of the year – Roger Maniwa

Georgia Straight Golden Plates
Best hotel restaurant
Best fine dining
Best restaurant service
2nd in best restaurant overall
3rd in best wine list (imported)
3rd in best Pacific Northwest

AAA Four Diamond Award

Forbes Travel Guide
Four Stars

Westender Best of the City Readers Choice Awards
Best Fine Dining
Best Chef – David Hawksworth
Best Sommelier – Bryant Mao
2nd in Best Restaurant
2nd in Best Service
3rd in Most Romantic

Where to Dine Awards
Best Hotel Dining
Finalist in Best Fine Dining

Vancouver International Wine Festival
Platinum Wine List Award

2015

Canada’s 100 Best
Second Place

Forbes Travel Guide
Four Stars

Vancouver International Wine Festival
Platinum Wine List Award

Vancouver Magazine Restaurant Awards
Gold, Best Upscale Restaurant
Sommelier of the Year, Bryant Mao

AAA Four-Diamond Award

Le Liste
Top Canadian Restaurant – 546 worldwide

2014

Georgia Straight Golden Plates Awards
Best Chef, David Hawksworth
Best Fine Dining Restaurant
Best Hotel Restaurant
Best Restaurant Wine List (Imported)
2nd in Best Restaurant Overall
2nd in Best Restaurant Service
2nd in Best Restaurant Wine List (BC)
3rd in Best Restaurant Interior Design

Vancouver International Wine Festival
Platinum Wine List Award

Vancouver Magazine Restaurant Awards
Gold, Best Upscale Restaurant
Premier Crew, Denisa Johnova

AAA Four-Diamond Award

2013

Georgia Straight Golden Plates Awards
Best Chef, David Hawksworth
Best Fine Dining Restaurant
Best Hotel Restaurant
Best Restaurant Wine List (Imported)
2nd in Best Restaurant Overall
2nd in Best Restaurant Service
2nd in Best Restaurant Interior Design
3rd in Best Restaurant Wine List (BC)

Vancouver International Wine Festival
Gold Wine List Award

Vancouver Magazine Restaurant Awards
Restaurant of the Year
Chef of the Year, David Hawksworth
Gold, Best Upscale Restaurant

Westender Best of the City Readers’ Choice Awards
Best Chef (Fine Dining), David Hawksworth 
2nd in Best Bar (formal), Hawksworth Cocktail Bar

AAA Four-Diamond Award

 

2012

Maclean’s Magazine
Canada’s Restaurant of the Year

Vancouver Magazine Restaurant Awards
Restaurant of the Year
Chef of the Year, David Hawksworth
Gold, Best New Restaurant
Gold, Best Upscale Restaurant
Gold, Best New Design
Premier Crew, Terry Threlfall
Sommelier of the Year, Terry Threlfall

Vancouver Playhouse International Wine Festival
Sommelier of the Year, Terry Threlfall
Platinum Wine List Award

Georgia Straight Golden Plates Awards
Reader’s Choice Best New Fine Dining
Reader’s Choice Best Fine Dining
Reader’s Choice Best Hotel Dining
Restaurant Industry’s Best Chef, David Hawksworth
Restaurant Industry’s Best New Restaurant

Westender Best of the City Readers’ Choice Awards
Best Fine Dining
Best New Restaurant
Best Chef (Fine Dining), David Hawksworth
Best Hotel Dining
Best Private Dining Room
Best Overall Dining
Best Downtown Vancouver Dining
Best Interior Decor of Restaurants
Best Wine List
3rd in Best Romantic Dining

The Daily Meal
101 Best Hotel Restaurants Around the World

Pinnacle Awards
Chef of the Year, David Hawksworth

Seattle Met Northwest Travel Awards

AAA Four-Diamond Award

 

2011

Where to Dine Awards
Critic’s Choice Best New Restaurant

enRoute Magazine
Canada’s Best New Restaurants
Cocktail of the Year