Restaurants, hotels, and wine bars will be considered for the 19 categories in each of the 6 regions: Asia, Australasia, Europe, Middle East and Africa, North America, and South & Central America.


Regional category winners will be announced online and will then be considered for the global category awards, which will be announced at the World’s Best Wine Lists awards ceremony at Glaziers Hall in London on September 11, 2023. Wine lists are judged according to a rigorous protocol by independent, international panels of leading professionals and celebrate the world’s very best wine lists.

One outstanding entry will be identified as Wine List of the Year.


Submission costs are available below

• The Early Bird rate to enter the awards is £295*
• The Standard rate to enter the awards is £395
• The Start-up rate to enter the awards is £95**

*offer ends January 31, 2023
**available to all establishments opened after January 1, 2020

As part of the paid package, you will receive:

• 3 x awards ceremony passes
• Star accreditation for your wine list with a certificate and judges’ feedback provided
• 30% off The World of Fine Wine subscription

Regional and Global Winners* will also receive the following:

• Licenced decals 
• Social media coverage
*Global winners will receive a trophy at the ceremony in London


To upgrade your winner’s package please get in touch with Anit Mistry at