11 July 2016 - Janet Bird
Cost has beaten off tough competition from Cafe Nero and M&S Cafe to claim the best cafe crown in the Good Housekeeping Food Awards for the second year running.
The high street chain was judged tops in the Favourite High Street Coffee Shop category of the prestigious annual awards, which sees the magazine's readers vote in 24 different categories.
Other winners included Lidl, which took the Best Supermarket title, and Marks and Spencer, judged to have the Best Wine Range. Tesco won the Best Online Grocery Store title.