HT City Crystals

HT City Crystals, a highly sought-after and esteemed culinary, food, and beverages award ceremony, bestows recognition upon the crème de la crème of the industry, honoring their excellence and expertise in the realm of gastronomy. This prestigious event celebrates the unparalleled talent, innovation, and dedication exhibited by the recipients, cementing their status as the finest in the business.

HT City Crystals Unveils an Idyllic Haven for Food & Hospitality Brands to Flourish & Garner Unparalleled Visibility

The Oscars of F&B Awards

A much coveted & prestigious culinary, food and beverages award ceremony, HT City Crystals rewards the best in the business.

Mark your Calendars for the Oscars of F&B Awards in India!

  • August 18, 2023
  • ITC Maurya, New Delhi
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This gastronomic extravaganza spans across two months

The Tentative Flow of the Event

July Week 1

The Official Invitation to Submit Nominations

The formal call for nominations.

July Week 2 - Aug Week 2

Nominations Profiling

Profiling of nominees across categories, with publicity in HT City print editions.

Aug Week 2 & 3

The First Jury Meet

To shortlist finalists and online voting.

Aug Week 3

The Second Jury Meet

To finalize the winners & marking the culmination of HT City Crystals

Aug Week 4

Post-event Media Amplification

A lot of buzz generated across digital, print & radio media.

Event Snapshot

  • 10
    Million Reach

    Through Print, Digital & Radio Media

  • 25 Curated Categories

    Of Prestigious Culinary Awards

  • 5

    Shortlisted in Each Category

  • 3 Hrs Entertainment

    Exciting performances alongside culinary displays

  • 2

    Pre & Post Event Promotions

  • 200

    Receive Genre-Wise Profiling in HT City

Our guests who added glamour in the past editions of HT City Crystals

Vir Sanghvi

Indian Television Journalist

Sonal Kalra

Chief Managing Editor – Lifestyle, Hindustan Times

Kailash Kher

Music Composer, Singer

Lisa Ray

Canadian-Indian Actress, Model

Shahnaz Husain

Founder, Chairperson & Managing Director of The Shahnaz Husain Group

25 Curated Categories of Coveted Awards

HT City Crystals rewards the best in the business across 25 curated categories

Best Night
Out Destination

Food Spot

Best Coastal
Cuisine Restaurant

Frozen Dessert Spot

Best Multi-Cuisine Restaurant

North Indian

Best South East Asian Cuisine

Bistro in Town

South Indian Food

Our Partners Over the Years

Reaching Foodies Digitally via Social Media & Influencer Interactions​

Influencers & food bloggers flock to this coveted F&B event, and masterfully leverage the HT City Foodie community to create buzz around the event with live tweeting & social media shoutouts. HT Media's online articles & ads garner a massive amount of visibility for partners, that runs into millions of page views and thousands of clicks.

HT City Garnering Pervasive Acclaim Across the Print Media Landscape​

HT City Crystals gets featured extensively across HT City newspaper, with an enviable reach to the right target audience for the event.

  • 10 Mn

    Overall reach through HT properties

  • ~10K Sq.Cm.

    Print & advertorial coverage

  • 3 K

    Radio secondages

An Exciting Microsite Experience for Online Voting

HT City Crystals is a food lover's haven for partnering with influential bloggers and food enthusiasts who can be reached through an exclusive microsite which also elevates your brand's visibility! Nominations & online voting happen through this site only.