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FM announces 2023 Best Concept Award winners

Morrison Healthcare’s Central Table Eatery at Lancaster General Hospital is named Best of Show alongside 10 category winners.

Food Management has named Morrison Healthcare’s Central Table Eatery at Lancaster (Pa.) General Hospital the Best of Show award winner in its 2023 Best Concept Awards program. Central Table and the winners in 10 individual award categories will be showcased at later this month in a special editorial package.

Food Management’s Best Concept Awards program is designed to recognize innovative and creative initiatives undertaken by onsite dining operations in the markets it covers, including K-12 schools, colleges, healthcare and senior living facilities, business/industry locations and sports/entertainment venues. The awards are presented in various sub-categories covering the different aspects of onsite dining operations, such as menus, customer service initiatives and special events, plus an overall Best of Show award that recognizes exemplary achievement across multiple categories.

Here are the 2023 Best Concept Award winners…

Best of Show—Central Table Eatery (Morrison Healthcare at Lancaster General Hospital)

Best Renovation—Selleck Dining Center (University of Nebraska Lincoln)

Best New Facility—From Here On (Chicago Old Post Office complex)

Best Station Concept—Future 50 Foods (Sodexo at George Mason University)

Best Wellness Concept—Future Foodies (Southwest Foodservice Excellence)

Best Special Event—Naki Noku tasting event (Aramark at Loyola University Chicago)

Best Convenience Retailing Concept—The Hub (Morrison Healthcare at the Mayo Clinic)

Best Management Company Concept—Global Eats (ChartwellsK12)

Best Sustainability Concept—Seaweedish Meatballs (Boston College)

Best Menu—LaChino (Restaurant Associates)

Best Marketing Concept—Dinopoly (Aramark at the University of Alabama)

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