Awards


Dorset Business Awards 2016

November 2016 –  We were delighted to be named as a Finalist in two categories at the 2016 Dorset Business Awards – Team of the Year and Excellence in Customer Service too. Our team was so pleased with the recognition of their hard work.

The Foodservice Cateys 2016

November 2016

Ddelighted to be named a finalist in the UK’s biggest national catering awards for Best Service Team.

The Dorset Wedding Supplier Awards 2016

7 November 2016

We are absolutely delighted to be named Best Wedding Caterers at the The Dorset Wedding Supplier Awards 2016

The Wedding Industry Awards - South West Regional Finalists

We were so pleased to have been named as finalists in the Best Caterer category in the South West Wedding Awards – voted for by our amazing customers 🙂 

Dorset Business Awards 2015

01 November 2015

We’re thrilled to be named as a finalist in the 2015 Dorset Business Awards, in the Team of the Year category, sponsored by Hays. Our team work so hard to create the most memorable events, and it’s lovely to be recognised like this!

Wedding Industry Expert Awards (International)

08 July 2015

Our catering team at Beales Gourmet were delighted to be voted 4th most popular wedding caterer in the UK and 6th internationally.We are also proud to announce that our exclusive venue, The Italian Villa, was voted the Most Popular wedding venue in the world – 2015.

Blackmore Vale Awards 2015 - Businessman of the year

November 2015

Our Managing Director, Tony Beales, won the coveted “Businessman of the Year Award” at the Blackmore Vale Business Awards 2015. The award recognises business growth and excellence across Dorset, and our 10 years of growth under Tony’s entrepreneurial guidance were the catalyst for the win.

Dorset Tourism Awards

15 October 2015

Our exclusive events venue, The Italian Villa, won the Gold award for the 2nd year running in the Venue & Business Tourism award at the annual Dorset Tourism Awards. We were delighted to be acknowledged for the amount of visitors we bring to the local area, both in weddings and in corporate events.

Poole Tourism Awards 2015

1 October 2015

We were delighted that our exclusive events venue, The Italian Villa was highly commended for the amount of visitors we bring to the local area, both in weddings and in corporate events, at the annual Poole Tourism Awards.

South West Tourism Excellence Awards 2014-2015

17 February 2015

Our exclusive events venue The Italian Villa who after winning a Gold award in the recent Dorset Tourism Awards for “Venue & Business Tourism” are delighted to have gone on to the regional awards and receive a Silver Award in The South West Tourism Excellence Awards.

Dorset Tourism Awards 2014 - Venue & Business Tourism Award

16 October 2014

The Italian Villa our exclusive events venue were absolutely delighted to be awarded the Gold Award in the Venue & Business Tourism category at the Dorset Tourism Awards for 2014. The awards were announced at a ceremony held at Bovington Tank Museum where the best of Dorset’s tourism businesses were celebrated.

Wedding Industry Experts 2014 Awards - 2nd most popular venue in the World!

10 May 2014

The results have been announced for the International Wedding Industry Experts Awards 2014, and we are absolutely delighted that our exclusive venue The Italian Villa has been awarded the following awards:

Most popular All Inclusive Venue – Poole Winner

Most popular All Inclusive Venue – Dorset Winner

Most popular All Inclusive Venue – England 2nd place

Most popular All Inclusive Venue – World 2nd place

Gold Award - Best For Weddings - Catering & Venue

10 June 2014

We are delighted to have been awarded a GOLD award from ‘Best for Weddings’ in the Catering category. And our exclusive venue The Italian Villa has also been awarded a GOLD award in the venue category.

Venus Awards 2013 - Employee of the Year

19 July 2013

Congratulations to Ebony Butler our Front of House Manager who won both the regional and National Venus Award for Employee of the Year.

Employee of the Year - 2013

Congratulations to Ebony Butler our Front of House Manager who has won employee of the year 2013. Well done and thank you for all of your hard work throughout the year.

South West Chef of The Year 2013

01 October 2013

Head Chef of Beales Gourmet Ltd – Maciek Kejewski – was runner up in the prestigious ‘South West Chef of the Year’ competition in October 2013. The standard of this competition is extremely high with some of the south’s best chefs competing for the title. Maciek is determined to win the crown next year…….

The Dorset Wedding Supplier Awards 2013

21 November 2013

The Italian Villa have been awarded ‘Dorset’s Best Wedding Venue’. This venue is managed by us.

The Dorset Wedding Supplier Awards 2013

21 November 2013

The Italian Villa our exclusive venue was awarded Wedding Business of the Year 2013

Dorset Business Awards 2013

01 November 2013

Director Tony Beales named Runner up in the 2013 Dorset Business Awards – Entrepreneur of the Year

Best Employers in Hospitality Awards 2013

14 July 2013

Best Employer in Hospitality 2013 – Winner in the best small contract caterer category

The Dorset Wedding Supplier Awards 2013

21 November 2013

We are absolutely delighted to be named Best Wedding Caterers in the The Dorset Wedding Supplier Awards 2013

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Gemma Cross - Christening at private home

I don't know where to begin on thanking you for such a wonderful service. The attentiveness, quality and professionalism was second to none. Nothing was too much trouble and I received nothing but high praise from everyone about the food and service. So I can't thank you enough.

Nicky - Catering on board a Yacht

Thank you for everything yesterday. Our client could not have been more complimentary about the food and excellent service.

Charlie - 8 course lunch in Lyme Regis

Just to say thank you for all your efforts yesterday. The food was universally acclaimed and the arrangements for delivering it worked really well.

Will - Catering for funeral wake

The food was fabulous, and many people commented on just how much they enjoyed it.
Setup & service were seamless - it a real pleasure to have Beales Gourmet catering for us.

Josie - Private Dinner Party at Middle Chine Manor

We had such a great time, better than I ever expected.
The food was fantastic and everyone looked very professional! The service was outstanding, just right, and they coped well with my manic demands!!
This was by far the best bit of the weekend, everyone was so impressed. I am just so annoyed I didn’t know about your company for my wedding that we had back in July!