National Pub & Bar Awards 2023 open for entries

Venues across the UK are all in with a chance of being named the best in their county.

Entries are now open for the 2023 National Pub & Bar Awards, with venues across the UK all in with a chance of being named the best in their county. 

The event, which aims to showcase the UK’s finest pubs and bars on a national scale, will once again be crowning the best venues within 94 counties across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.

“The National Pub & Bar Awards is back for 2023 with the sole purpose of promoting the UK’s most incredible venues,” says Tristan O’Hana, editor of Pub & Bar. “Pubs and bars across the country are still facing serious challenges, so we want to help increase footfall and awareness of these fantastic businesses through the awards, lifting spirits and sales along the way.”

Operators can enter venues online at If you’re a multiple operator, there is no limit to the amount of sites you can enter.  All of the 94 County Winners will be invited to the National Pub & Bar Awards Grand Final, which will take place at 30 Euston Square, London, on Wednesday 28 June.

As well as celebrating the 94 County Winners, the evening will see 15 Regional Winners announced, as well as the prestigious National Pub & Bar of the Year. The closing date for entries is Sunday 26 March. Enter online at

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