By Kayleigh Brookfield and Lydia Mormen
Food lovers have voted ‘Chicken and Blues’ in Bournemouth as the best takeaway in the South East.
The 2017 ‘British Takeaway Awards’ was hosted in association with Just Eat and were held at the Savoy Hotel on Monday.
The winners were selected through a tough process involving a public vote, mystery shopping and customer reviews.
The competition aims to recognise small, independent, family run businesses.
The ‘posh chicken shop’ in Boscombe offers visitors varied experiences with the offer of takeaway, a quick stop off or a full dining experience in the Barn Yard.
Listen here for manager Joshua Simon’s reaction to receiving the award:
The local restaurant chain only has stores in Boscombe and Poole after the Winton branch closed down earlier this year.
Take a look inside: