Restaurant Awards

Restaurant of the Year 2017: Dynasty Seafood

Restaurant of the Year 2017: Dynasty Seafood

The food from chef Sam Leung's kitchen sets the standard for Chinese cuisine in North America.

Chef of the Year 2017: Joël Watanabe

Chef of the Year 2017: Joël Watanabe

Joël Watanabe modernizes traditional Chinese dishes by grounding them in classic French techniques and local ingredients.

Best New Restaurant 2017: Savio Volpe

Best New Restaurant 2017: Savio Volpe

In the short time it's been open, Savio Volpe has woven itself inextricably into the fabric of our food scene.

Premier Crew 2017

Premier Crew 2017

Chefs get accolades, owners (hopefully) get profits, but it's the front-of-house team who makes sure that the diner experience is just so. And so here, they get some of our love.

Bartender of the Year 2017: Sabrine Dhaliwal

Bartender of the Year 2017: Sabrine Dhaliwal

Our Bartender of the Year brings an elegant sense of balance to her libations.

Sommelier of the Year 2017: Lisa Haley

Sommelier of the Year 2017: Lisa Haley

Lisa Haley brings a passion for natural and authentic wines, a scholarly bent and some Montreal savoir faire to Vancouver's wine scene.

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Lifetime Achievement Award 2017: Sid and Joan Cross

Lifetime Achievement Award 2017: Sid and Joan Cross

Together, Sid and Joan Cross have raised the bar for what was possible for B.C.'s hospitality industry.

Best of the Neighbourhoods 2017

Best of the Neighbourhoods 2017

There's no corner of this city where you can't find some good eats, and these winners took home the trophies in their ’hoods.

Best New Design 2017: Kissa Tanto

Best New Design 2017: Kissa Tanto

This 80-seat Japanese-Italian restaurant is atmospheric perfection.

3 More New Restaurant Award Categories Announced!

3 More New Restaurant Award Categories Announced!

A trifecta of new categories to whet your appetite for our Restaurant Awards results on April 18.

New Restaurant Award Categories for 2017!

New Restaurant Award Categories for 2017!

Three very exciting new titles to compete for at Vancouver magazine's 2017 Restaurant Awards.

Announcing Our Restaurant Awards FINALISTS for 2017

Announcing Our Restaurant Awards FINALISTS for 2017

Here are this year's nominated eateries; winners to be announced April 18!