Restaurant Awards

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.

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.

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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!

The Results: The 2016 Vancouver Magazine Restaurant Awards

The Results: The 2016 Vancouver Magazine Restaurant Awards

Make your reservations quickly, as we have a feeling these rooms are about to get even busier

Restaurant Awards 2015

Restaurant Awards 2015

Our 17 judges visited hundreds of rooms in order to rank the winners in 50 categories. It was a massive undertaking (the 26th to date), all to provide you with another year of assured great...

Reinventing the male-dominated restaurant industry

Reinventing the male-dominated restaurant industry

The restaurant industry has traditionally been hostile to the needs and aspirations of women. Here's how a new generation of leaders is trying to change that