New Bern, NC, March 21, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- Fairfield Harbour, a residential boating and golf community located 15 minutes from historic New Bern, has announced that its restaurant, Fairfield Harbour Food & Spirits, won three awards in the annual Taste of Coastal Carolina event. Held March 11 at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center, the event raised funds for the Neuse RIVERKEEPER® Foundation to improve water quality in the Neuse River Basin. Fairfield Harbour Food & Spirits won the Silver Pepper Mill trophy for the Overall Best Restaurant, first place as the New Taste Participant out of 15 other restaurants in that category and second place in the Best Overall Presentation category. Voting for the awards came from the estimated 650 people who attended the event.
The friendly and energetic staff of Fairfield Harbour Food & Spirits competed against 30 other restaurants in the community by serving up their delicious Greek dishes. These included lemon chicken soup, kabobs, tzatziki sauce and chips, spinach pie, and tomato, olive, cucumber and feta salad.
“We are excited that Fairfield Harbour Food & Spirits won three awards in this year’s Taste of Coastal Carolina,” said Mystre’ Van Horn, community manager of Fairfield Harbour. “This festival allows our restaurant to showcase its delicious cuisine as the New Bern community comes together to enjoy great food, and I’m pleased that voters appreciate the talent that Fairfield Harbour has.”
“I could not be happier for Fairfield Harbour Food & Spirits for this accomplishment,” said Larry Knapp, president of the Fairfield Harbour board of directors. “It makes me proud that this restaurant is a part of our community, and I look forward to congratulating the staff members personally on their big win.”
About Fairfield Harbour:
Established in 1975, Fairfield Harbour is a boating and golf community located 15 minutes from historic New Bern, North Carolina. Residents living in this recreational, resort and retirement community have access to numerous social networks as well as a 75-acre manmade harbor along the Neuse River that lies only 18 miles from the Intracoastal Waterway. Fairfield Harbour is located on more than 2,000 acres and includes more than 1,300 privately-owned single family homes, 144 condominiums and 24 townhouses. Dedicated to giving back to the community, Fairfield Harbour and its residents actively support more than 75 nonprofit groups in the region, including the Wounded Warrior Project, Tryon Palace, Neuse Riverkeeper Foundation and Coastal Women’s Shelter. Community Association Services (CAS, Inc.), which is led by John Stone, president, serves as the professional management company for Fairfield Harbour. Fairfield Harbour was most recently named “Community of the Year” by the Community Association Institute of North Carolina. For more information about Fairfield Harbour, visit http://www.fhpoa.com.