Thank you for your submissions!
A huge thank you to all of you who submitted your bento into our annual, international bento contest, Chef Bento! This year we had 172 entries from 28 different countries!
We are currently in the process of voting for the best noodle bentos. Stay tuned to find out if you're a winner!
One grand winner will be chosen from contestants who are outside of Japan and be given a round-trip plane ticket to Japan.
One grand winner will be chosen from contestants who are in Japan, this person will receive a night’s stay for two at a hotel in Kyoto.
Additional costs during the trip (extended period of stay, transportation, meals, visits to temples) will be borne by the contest winner. The dates of these trips will be determined after the end of the contest. Bento&co is not responsible for any problems that might occur while the winners are on these trips.
Prizes of the the 10 finalists
The 10 finalists will receive prizes offered by our partners: bento boxes, bento and cooking accessories. The ranking of the 10 finalists determine the number and value of the prizes awarded to them.
Everybody's a Winner
If you are not chosen as one the grand winners or top 10 finalists, you will still win a 10% discount just for your participation!