Duckett's Grove in Carlow
Staff at The Tea Rooms at Duckett's Grove are 'delighted' to win silver as Food Service Operator of the Year after pipping well-known cafe The Happy Pear at this year’s Food and Drink Business Awards.
In a post on Facebook, they said: "Congratulations to Chopped on first place. We are delighted to win the silver as Food Service Operator of the Year, especially in such hallowed company."
Cllr Andrea Dalton said: "Well done Madeleine Forrest. Delighted to see all your hard work rewarded! Even sweeter against such tough opposition as the Happy Pear!"