From July 1 to 2, Villa Khanjyan in Dilijan hosted the GASTROFEST festival, which was visited by 3,000 people. It brought together 22 restaurants from Armenia.
GASTROFEST GUESTS’ CHOICE
For the first time, the participating restaurants of GASTROFEST competed with each other: guests as restaurant critics made up their rating among the participants, awarding them with gastro-stars. The restaurants KumKuma from Gyumri, Tufenkian (Haykanoush) and Shame beer from Dilijan, and Pinsa from Yerevan scored the most stars.
In addition to tastings, the event was featured with live music from TmbaTA Orchestra, Ethno Colors и Why not band, cooking workshops, and entertainment for adults and children.
The festival was organized by the creative agency TimeTo with the support of Impulse Management Company. GASTROFEST is implemented as part of the Dilijan Development program launched by Ruben Vardanyan and Veronika Zonabend in 2012. The general sponsor of the festival was the fintech platform EasyPay.