Best Indian Cuisine
Royal Khyber
Clay Oven 


Best Mexican Cuisine
Tortilla Republic
Taco Maria
Matador Cantina

WINNER IS: Taco Maria

Best Italian Cuisine
Brunos Italian Kitchen 
Brick Pizzeria

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
Sushi Noguchi
Sushi Roku 


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

WINNER IS: Lucca café

Best Vegetarian Cuisine 
118 Degrees
Au Lac Restaurant

WINNER IS: Provenance

2015 Winners 

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

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

The Golden Foodies - Peoples Choice Food Awards

Best Beer
BRU Market and Grill
Haven Gastropub

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

WINNER IS: Social Costa Mesa​

Best Seafood
Scott's Restaurant and Bar
Bluewater Grill

WINNER IS: Scott's Restaurant and Bar