The City of Norwood Payneham & St Peters is booming with fantastic businesses.

About the Awards

Each year the Eastside Business Awards recognises and celebrates businesses in the city, giving customers, business owners and employees the chance to nominate and vote for their favourite business across 12 categories.

The awards are run by the Council in partnership with Messenger newspapers.

Award categories:

  • Best Café
  • Best Coffee
  • Best Customer Experience
  • Best Emerging/Start up Business
  • Best Entertainment Venue
  • Best Fashion Retailer
  • Best Food/Beverage Manufacturer
  • Best Hair/Beauty Salon
  • Hall of Fame (20+ years)
  • Best Independent Retailer
  • Best Pub/Bar
  • Best Restaurant

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.

2019 winners:

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

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

1/205 The Parade, Norwood

Best Entertainment Venue

The Odeon Theatre
57a Queen St, Norwood

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2019 Eastside Business Award winners

Previous winners

2018 winners

Hall of Fame: Confectionery company Robern Menz was inducted into the Hall of Fame, recognising its more than 25 years of outstanding service in the eastern district.

  • Best Cafe: Pasta Deli
  • Best Fashion Retailer: Love Affair Boutique
  • Best Restaurant: Taste of Nepal
  • Best Coffee: Tell Henry
  • Best Pub/Bar: Little Bang Brewing Company
  • Best Food/Beverage Manufacturer: Moo Premium Foods
  • Best Hair and Beauty Salon: Total Look Hair & Beauty
  • Best Customer Experience: Foot & Leg Centre
  • Best Independent Retailer: Chile Mojo.

 For more information about the 2018 Awards, visit: 2018 Eastside Business Award Winners

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2018 Eastside Business Award winners