The food and atmosphere at Balgove Larder is a hit with guests

Help us to pick the Scotsman Food and Drink Awards Hidden Gem for 2019

Following on from our finalists announcement, we are delighted to present the final shortlist for the Hidden Gem category in the Scotsman Food and Drink Awards 2019. We are now looking for you, our reader, to vote for your favourite in this category, which sees these establishments go head to head for the top prize.

The winner will be announced by our unrivalled host – broadcaster and actor Grant Stott – at a fantastic night of celebration in the capital. To vote, all you have to do is head to www.scotsmanfoodanddrinkawards.co.uk/ (Main pic: Balgove Larder)

One of the countrys best seafood restaurants, the Kylesku Hotel is located on the shores of Loch Glendhu and is famed for its incredibly fresh scallops and langoustines, which are brought in daily.

1. Kylesku Hotel - Sutherland

One of the countrys best seafood restaurants, the Kylesku Hotel is located on the shores of Loch Glendhu and is famed for its incredibly fresh scallops and langoustines, which are brought in daily.
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Country Life-style rural store Balgove Larder is home to a caf, florist and on-site butchery, while outside sits a steak barn dining room situated in an old sawmill  this farm shop is also popular for its fun night markets.

2. Balgove Larder - St Andrews

Country Life-style rural store Balgove Larder is home to a caf, florist and on-site butchery, while outside sits a steak barn dining room situated in an old sawmill this farm shop is also popular for its fun night markets.
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Not a restaurant, but a trio of cruise ships offering cruises around the coastlines and islands of Argyll & the Hebrides. The Majestic Line was praised for its commitment to seasonal menus and passion for sourcing local produce.

3. The Majestic Line - Dunoon

Not a restaurant, but a trio of cruise ships offering cruises around the coastlines and islands of Argyll & the Hebrides. The Majestic Line was praised for its commitment to seasonal menus and passion for sourcing local produce.
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The Caddy Mann restaurant is tucked away on the A698 Jedburgh to Kelso road, but its vastly experienced patron chef, Ross Horrocks, and wife, Lynne, have elevated this Borders establishment to something truly special.

4. Caddy Mann - Jedburgh

The Caddy Mann restaurant is tucked away on the A698 Jedburgh to Kelso road, but its vastly experienced patron chef, Ross Horrocks, and wife, Lynne, have elevated this Borders establishment to something truly special.
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