Best 2017 Food and Drink

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EATING AND DRINKING - Category Winners

Best Artisan Cheese:

Cowgirl Creamery - Point Reyes

Point Reyes Farmstead Cheese Company - Point Reyes Station

CHEVOO - Healdsburg

Best Asian Restaurant:

Sea Thai Bistro - Santa Rosa

Kirin - Santa Rosa

Royal China - Santa Rosa

Best Bakery:

Costeaux French Bakery - Healdsburg

Village Bakery - Sonoma County

Michelle Marie's Patisserie - Santa Rosa

Best Bar:

Front Room Bar & Lounge at John Ash & Co. - Santa Rosa

Dukes Spirited Cocktails - Healdsburg

Final Edition Bar & Grill - Santa Rosa

The Tradewinds - Cotati

Best Bartender:

John Timberlake, Final Edition Bar & Grill - Santa Rosa

Joel Thomas, Ricardo's Bar & Grill - Santa Rosa

Jason Elin, The Tradewinds - Cotati

Best Breakfast:

Dierk's Parkside Café - Santa Rosa

Hank's Creekside- Santa Rosa

Jeffrey's Hillside Cafe - Santa Rosa

Best Burger:

Superburger - Sonoma County

Healdsburger - Healdsburg

Pick's Drive-In - Cloverdale

Best Butcher / Meat Purveyor:

Oliver's Markets - Sonoma County

Sonoma County Meat Co - Santa Rosa

Bud's Custom Meats - Penngrove

Best Coffee:

Flying Goat Coffee - Sonoma County

Acre Coffee - Sonoma County

Taylor Maid Farms - Sebastopol

Best Deli for Lunch:

Oliver's Markets - Sonoma County

Mac's Deli & Café - Santa Rosa

Lazzini's Market - Santa Rosa

Best Dive Bar:

John & Zeke's - Healdsburg

Final Edition Bar & Grill - Santa Rosa

Harold's Dante Hotel - Cloverdale

Best Food Truck:

El Roy's Taco Truck

Tips Tri-Tip Trolley

Delicias Elenita Taco Truck

Foodie Farmhouse

Best Happy Hour:

Stark's Steak & Seafood - Santa Rosa

Front Room Bar & Lounge at John Ash & Co. - Santa Rosa

Final Edition Bar & Grill - Santa Rosa

Best Italian Restaurant:

Catelli's - Geyserville

Lococo's Cucina Rustica - Santa Rosa

Trattoria Catteneo - Santa Rosa

Best Kid Friendly Restaurant:

Marys Pizza Shack - Sonoma County

Brewsters Beer Garden - Petaluma

KIN - Windsor

Best Local Brew Pub:

Russian River Brewing Company - Santa Rosa

Lagunitas - Petaluma

Bear Republic - Healdsburg

Best Local Craft Beer: Russian River Brewery - Santa Rosa

Pliny Elder/Younger -

Lagunitas - IPA - Various - Petaluma

Henhouse - Santa Rosa

Best Local Ice Cream or Yogurt:

Screamin' Mimi's - Sebastopol

Noble Folk Ice Cream & Pie Bar - Healdsburg

Sub Zero Nitrogen Ice Cream- Sebastopol

Best Local New Restaurant:

Trading Post - Cloverdale

The County Bench - Santa Rosa

Handline - Sebastopol

Quinua Restaurant Cocina Peruana - Petaluma

Best Local Restaurant: Willi's Wine Bar - Santa Rosa

Sweet T's - Santa Rosa

John Ash & Co. - Santa Rosa

Best Mexican Restaurant: El Farolito - Healdsburg

La Rosa Tequileria & Grille- Santa Rosa

Mi Pueblo - Petaluma

Best Neighborhood Cafe: Acre Coffee - Sonoma County

Brew - Santa Rosa

Taylor Maid Farms - Sebastopol

Best Outdoor Dining: Rustic, Francis's Favorites at Francis Ford Coppola Winery - Geyserville

Bravas Bar de Tapas - Healdsburg

Monti's - Santa Rosa

Best Pizza: Diavola Pizzeria & Salumeria - Geyserville

Old Chicago Pizza - Petaluma

Rosso Pizzeria & Wine Bar - Santa Rosa

Mary's Pizza Shack - Sonoma County

Best Place to Buy Wine: Bottle Barn - Santa Rosa

Oliver's MarketS - Sonoma County

Willibees Wine and Spirits - Santa Rosa

Best Red Wine: Paradise Ridge, Pinot Noir - Santa Rosa

Ferrari-Carano, Cabernet - Healdsburg

Chavez Family Cellers, Carlins Blend - Healdsburg

Best Romantic Meal: John Ash & Co. - Santa Rosa

Stark's Steak & Seafood - Santa Rosa

La Gare - Santa Rosa

Best Seafood Restaurant: Willi's Seafood & Raw Bar - Healdsburg

Santa Rosa Seafood Raw Bar - Santa Rosa

Quinua Restaurant Cocina Peruana - Petaluma

Best Server: April Reeves at Mac's Deli and Café - Santa Rosa

Ricardo at Trattoria Cattaneo - Santa Rosa

Nancy at Midtown Cafe - Santa Rosa

Best Sparkling Wine: J Winery - Healdsburg

Korbel - Guerneville

Iron Horse - Sebastopol

Best Tasting Room: Seghesio Family Vineyards - Healdsburg

Paradise Ridge Winery - Santa Rosa

Ferrari-Carano Vineyards and Winery - Healdsburg

Truett Hurst - Healdsburg

Best Vegetarian Restaurant: East West Cafe - Santa Rosa

Amy's Drive-Thru - Rohnert Park

Gaia's Garden - Santa Rosa

Best White Wine: Ferrari-Carano Vineyards and Winery, Fume Blanc - Healdsburg

Paradise Ridge Winery, Sauvignon Blanc - Santa Rosa

Chavez Family Celler, Elsa's Blend - Healdsburg

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