Rotterdam is always a contender for the Entree Awards. Tres, Zalmhuis and Dodo won last year. This time there are six nominations: Club BIT, La Petite Soeur, Restaurant Renilde, Hotel Not Hotel, OX Rotterdam and Restaurant Rotonde.
The award show is on 28 November. The election is an initiative of the independent catering platform Entree.
In the category: Best New Restaurant Design, restaurant Renilde is a contender. The restaurant is located on the top floor of Depot Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen.
In the category: Best New Hotel <50 Rooms, Hotel Not Hotel has been nominated. It is an artistic hotel with 36 rooms, hidden or disguised as artistic objects by design of artists like Arno Coenen, Hans van Bentem and Sander Wassink.
Club BIT can get Best New Nightlife Venue. Formerly a brothel, now a nightclub with restaurant. The initiators are the people behind the permanent festival Keilecafe.
La Petite Soeur has been nominated in the category: Best New Restobar. The restobar is located where The Lisa Marie used to be in the Rotterdam district of Katendrecht. It has 38 seats and in the summer about 40 seats on the terrace.
OX Rotterdam has been nominated in the category: Best New Dine & Drink Concept <150 guests. OX is the new Chinese speakeasy restaurant in Rotterdam.
Restaurant Rotonde has a chance in the category: Best New Green Fine Dining. Restaurant Rotonde is located on the Goudsesingel and has a vegetarian and vegan menu. The beverage list includes a large selection of natural wines.