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Awards Gala Sep 24, 2017

Best New Restaurant
Waterman's Harbor, Dana Point
Moulin Bistro, Newport Beach
SOCIAL , Costa Mesa

WINNER IS: SOCIAL, Costa Mesa​



Chef of the Year
Chef Andrew Sutton
Chef Ryan Adams
Craig Strong

WINNER IS: Chef Andrew Sutton​



Pastry Chef of the Year
Chef Lee Smith at Montage Laguna Beach
Ashley Guzman, The North Left in Santa Ana
Chef Dave Rossi, The Ranch in Anaheim

WINNER IS: Ashley Guzman, The North Left in Santa Ana

Best Beer
BRU Market and Grill
Haven Gastropub
Hopscotch

WINNER IS: Haven Gastropub​


Best Wine 
The Winery Restaurant & WIne Bar
Selanne Steak Tavern
Cucina Enoteca

WINNER IS: Selanne Steak Tavern


Best Pizza
Pizzeria Ortica
Pizzeria Sapori
Brick Pizzeria

WINNER IS: Brick Pizzeria​


Best Steak
The Ranch Restaurant
Arc Food and Libations
Selanne Steak Tavern

WINNER IS: The Ranch Restaurant​


Best Burger
Mick's Karma Bar
Dory Deli
25 Degrees

WINNER IS: Mick's Karma Bar​


Best Californian Cuisine 
Social Costa Mesa
Sealegs
Andreis

WINNER IS: Social Costa Mesa​


Best Seafood
Scott's Restaurant and Bar
Slapfish
Bluewater Grill

WINNER IS: Scott's Restaurant and Bar

Best Indian Cuisine
Royal Khyber
Adya
Clay Oven 

WINNER IS: Adya


Best Mexican Cuisine
Tortilla Republic
Taco Maria
Matador Cantina

WINNER IS: Taco Maria


Best Italian Cuisine
Brunos Italian Kitchen 
Brick Pizzeria
Antonello's 

WINNER IS: Brunos Italian Kitchen


Best French Cuisine
Pascal’s San Juan Capistrano
Bistro Bleu
Cafe Beau Soleil

WINNER IS: Pascal's San Juan Capistrano


Best Asian Cuisine
Anqi
Sushi Noguchi
Sushi Roku 

WINNER IS: Anqi


Best Mediterranean Cuisine 
Lucca café
D'Vine ~ A Mediterranean Experience
GG's Cafe Bistro, Laguna Beach

WINNER IS: Lucca café


Best Vegetarian Cuisine 
Provenance
118 Degrees
Au Lac Restaurant

WINNER IS: Provenance

Bartender of the Year 2015
Alex Filkins, Wild Goose Tavern
Mike West, SOCIAL Costa Mesa
Benjamin Gonzales,  Hopscotch

WINNER IS: Alex Filkins, Wild Goose Tavern


Best Cocktails
The Blind Rabbit, Anaheim
Arc Food and Libations, Costa Mesa
SOL Cocina

WINNER IS: The Blind Rabbit, Anaheim


Best Dessert
Maro Wood Grill, Laguna Beach
Ralph Brennan’s Jazz Kitchen, Anaheim
THE RANCH Restaurant & Saloon, Anaheim

WINNER IS: Maro Wood Grill, Laguna Beach


Best Sushi
Bluefin, Newport Beach
Hamamori, Costa Mesa
Riptide, Mission Viejo

WINNER IS: Hamamori, Costa Mesa


Best Food Writer
Cathy Thomas
Brad Johnson
Anita Lau
WINNER IS: Cathy Thomas

Best Food Radio
Food News with Melinda Lee
The Fork Report with Neil Saavedra
The So Cal Restaurant Show” with Andy Harris

WINNER IS: The Fork Report with Neil Saavedra


Best Service Award
Anaheim White House, Anaheim
Villa Roma, Laguna Hills
The Hobbit, Orange.

WINNER IS: Anaheim White House, Anaheim

2015 Winners 

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