No. One must be employed at the same restaurant for at least the last 6 months.
Yes. One person can be nominated multiple times, as long as it’s by different nominators. Additionally, each nominator may submit one nomination per eligible individual for each Award Category and can submit multiple nominations so long as the Entry is for a different individual and/or a different Award Category.
Yes. Your nominee must reside in the United States (excluding residents of Alaska, Hawaii and United States territories), but nominations may be submitted from outside the United States.
Please provide any and all information you can. The Yelp for Restaurants Team will do its best to follow up and get the additional information needed to complete and verify the nomination. However, if we are unable to do so, your nomination may not be considered.
Not necessarily. All nominations will be weighed against the same criteria, and official voting is done publicly.
The best way to increase your nominee’s chances of being selected for the Official Nomination List is to be as comprehensive as possible on the nomination form. There are no additional ways to increase their chances.
You will receive a confirmation email after you submit the nomination. If your nominee is selected for the Official Nomination List, you will receive an email on the day of the announcement. If they are not selected, you will not receive any additional communication.
Yes, you are able to vote once each day.
No, you are able to vote for any nominee in any category each day.
Yes, as long as you are eligible to vote, you may vote in every category once per day.
Once submitted for the day, a vote is final, whether a vote or an abstanation.
Winners will be contacted by the Yelp for Restaurants Team to provide a mailing address.
There is no monetary value applied to the award, and it cannot be exchanged for cash.
Anyone can win any category they are nominated for.