The Chengdu-Expat awards are a yearly campaign to celebrate the communities, places, and people that make living in Chengdu so special, for the international community in China. It gives awards for the best restaurants, bars, hospitality venues and other, through public nominations/ voting and expert judges panel.As the city springs back to life after three long years of hard slog, the people and places in Chengdu, that kept us fed, watered, and happy during the pandemic have never deserved our appreciation and recognition more. The Chengdu-Expat awards are back for the 7th time to do just that; give thanks to the places that make Chengdu such an incredible place to live.


Nominations are now OPEN, until February 28th – through our official WeChat account. Which means you tell us the people you would like to see go through to the voting stage. Then the top 10 most nominated people and places will go through to a public vote, which open on March 1st. Then the expert judges will give their input, and we will release the shortlist. The winners will be announced at the awards party on March 18th.

 How To Nominate?

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(If you haven’t added us yet)

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Message us with your nomination for each category.

Nominate in as many categories as you can (until Feb 28th).

You can copy-paste the categories from the list below.


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The top ten most nominated in each category will go through public voting from the 1st to the 14th of March 2023.

We will release the shortlist on the 15th March.

Don’t miss your chance to have your voice heard!


The Categories


Best Nightclub


Best Hotel

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Best Bar

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Best Restaurant


Best Burger


Best Pizza


Best Brunch


Best Restaurant for Delivery


Hospitality of the Year

(The person that makes you feel most welcome at their venue)


Best Reoccurring Event


Best Sporting Community


Best Newcomer


The Wellness Award

(A business that best looks after our mental or physical well-being)


Spread the Word!

Copy the poster and text below, and ask your friends to nominate!

❤️ If you love what we do,

please nominate us for the Chengdu-Expat Awards! 🏆

Category: _____


How to Celebrate?

Don’t miss out on a night of glitz and glamour, at the Grand Hyatt’s decadent Xi•Mi. Walk the red carpet, enjoy the live band, catch views of the city and celebrate the people and communities that make Chengdu so great to live in on Saturday 18th March. Places are limited so please RSVP early to avoid disappointment.

Tickets always sell out – so please RSVP early.

 There will also be awards, photo booths, live music, lucky draws, 180 great people and more! Tickets include 3 selected drinks.

Xi•Mi | 15F, Grand Hyatt Chengdu


Sat 18th March 2023

19:30 – 22:30

No.8 South Chunxi Road, Jinjiang District



Thank You To Our Sponsors 

The Chengdu-Expat Awards are a really great way to say thank you to the hard working people in Chengdu, that make it such a wonderful city to live. This wouldn’t be possible without our amazing sponsors. Thank you for your support.

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 Platinum Sponsors



And Lastly Thanks To You!

Thank you to everyone that reads, comments, and shares our articles. You make serving the Chengdu community so worth while.

Get ready to nominate!


Author: Dieter


CDIS China Chengdu