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Sonoma County Best Food and Drink 2018


Best Artisan Cheese:
Cowgirl Creamery
Bohemian Creamery
Freestone Artisan Cheese

Best Asian Restaurant:
SEA Thai Bistro
Royal China
Goji Kitchen

Best Bakery:
Costeaux Bakery
Oliver's Market
Village Bakery - Town and Country Shopping Center
Michelle Marie's Patisserie

Best Bar:
Perch + Plow
Front Room Bar & Lounge
Final Edition Bar & Grill

Best Bartender:
Alec Vlastnik - Perch + Plow

Heidi Watts - Rosso Pizzeria
Rachel Reyes - Final Edition Bar & Grill
Milan Barich - Final Edition Bar & Grill

Best Bloody Mary:
Willie Bird's Restaurant

Ausiello's 5th Street Bar & Grill
Final Edition Bar & Grill
Ricardo's Bar & Grill

Best Breakfast:
Dierk's Parkside Cafe

Jeffrey's Hillside Cafe
The Parish Cafe

Best Brunch:
Dierk's Parkside Cafe

River Vine Cafe
Ginochio's Kitchen

Best Burger:
Superburger

Alioto's Healdsburger & Pick's Drive-in
Final Edition Bar & Grill

Best Butcher:
Oliver's Market

Sonoma County Meat Co.
Willowside Meats Inc.
Thistle Meats

Best Coffee:
Flying Goat Coffee

Acre Coffee
Taylor Lane Organic Coffee

Best Deli:
Oliver's Market

Lazzini's Market & Delicatessen
Mac's Deli and Cafe
The Farmhand Deli Guerneville

Best Distillery:
Spirit Works Distillery and Tasting Room

Alley 6 Craft Distillery
Young & Yonder Spirits

Best Dive Bar:
John & Zeke's Bar & Grill

Final Edition Bar & Grill
440 Club

Best Food Truck:
El Roy's Taco Truck

Delicias Elenita
TIPS Tri Tip Trolley

Best Happy Hour:
Stark's Steak & Seafood

The Front Room Bar & Lounge - John Ash/Vintners Inn
Final Edition Bar & Grill

Best Indian Restaurant:
Yeti Restaurant

Himalayan Tandoori and Curry House
Pamposh Restaurant

Best Italian Restaurant:
Catelli's Restaurant Geyserville

Lococo's Cucina Rustica
Ca'Bianca Ristorante Italiano

Best Kid Friendly Restaurant:
Mary's Pizza Shack

Alioto's Healdsburger & Pick's Drive-In
Rosso Pizzeria
Dierk's Midtown Cafe

Best Local Brew Pub:
Russian River Brewing Company

Bear Republic Brewing Company
Lagunitas Brewing Company

Best Local Craft Beer:
Russian River Brewing Company - Pliny the Elder/Younger

HenHouse Brewing Company
Lagunitas Brewing Company - IPA

Best Local Ice Cream or Yogurt:
Screamin' Mimi's

Noble Folk Ice Cream & Pie Bar
Yogurt Time
Lala's Creamery

Best Local New Restaurant:
Perch + Plow

Salt & Stone
Cascabel

Best Local Restaurant:
La Gare

John Ash & Co. Restaurant
Perch + Plow
Ginochio's Kitchen

Best Mexican Restaurant:
El Farolito

Chelino's Mexican Restaurant
Don Pancho's Mexican Food

Best Outdoor Dining:
Monti's

Bravas Bar de Tapas
Ginochio's Kitchen

Best Pizza:
Rosso Pizzeria

Diavola Pizzeria & Salumeria
Rafy's Pizza

Best Place to Buy Wine:
Bottle Barn

Oliver's Market
Wilibees Wine and Spirits

Best Red Wine:
Ferrari-Carano Vineyards and Winery

Trecini Winery
Bowman Cellars
Guerrero Fernandez Winery - "Scarlet"

Best Romantic Meal:
La Gare

John Ash & Co. Restaurant
Stark's Steak & Seafood

Best Sandwiches:
Ike's Place

Oliver's Market
Lazzini's Market & Delicatessen
Mr. Pickle's Sandwich Shop

Best Seafood Restaurant:
Willi's Seafood & Raw Bar

Santa Rosa Seafood Raw Bar and Grill
Quinua Restaurant Cocina Peruana

Best Sparkling Wine:
Korbel Champagne Cellars Guerneville

Iron Horse Vineyards
Keller Estate Winery - "Bubbles"

Best Tasting Room:
Ferrari-Carano Vineyards and Winery

Bowman Cellars
Trecini Winery

Best Vegetarian/Vegan Restaurant:
East West Cafe

Slice of Life
Gaia's Garden

Best White Wine:
Ferrari-Carano Vineyards and Winery

Bowman Cellars
Chavez Family Cellars - Elsa's Blend

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