Mud Bay Cafe in Urenui (bottom) and Treehouse Bar and Restaurant in New Plymouth (below) have been selected as finalists in this year's Hospitality New Zealand Awards for Excellence.
Mud Bay Cafe is a finalist in the Best Cafe category and Treehouse Bar and Restaurant in New Plymouth has been selected as a finalist in both the Best Bar category and Best Lamb Bar Meal category.
Entrants for the awards are judged over a six-week period by a panel of independent industry professionals who assess every competitor on a range of commercial and operational criteria.
The winners will be announced at the organisation's national conference in Wellington on September 26.
Taranaki Daily News