A GOUROCK restaurant is in the running for a prestigious national award.

My Kitchen on Kempock Place has been named as a finalist in the casual dining restaurant of the year category at the Scottish Hospitality Awards.

The multi-cuisine establishment, which has previously won several Scottish Food Awards, will go head to head with six other south west Scotland establishments in the contest.

The awards ceremony will be held at the Marriott Hotel in Glasgow city centre on June 20.