The fish special at Lennon's Gastro Pub
Five local food businesses have been nominated for the third annual Food Awards Ireland 2018.
The winners will be announced at the final which takes place in the Crowne Plaza in Dublin on Monday, November 12.
The Windsor Bar and Restaurant on Vincent Avenue and McGeough's Bar and Restaurant at Roden Place have both been nominated for restaurant of the year.
Another local establishment, Lennon's Gastro pub on the Castletown Road is up for the Gastro Pub of the Year award.
Meanwhile Forkhill company Gourmet Goodie are up for the Caterer of the Year award in the Borders section. And finally NonnaNenne, which is located in McEvoy's on Clanbrassil Street has been nominated for the Best Italian Establishment award.
More information and the full list of nominees can be viewed here.