Here are the winners of the SantaBarbara.com Restaurant Guide online poll that started last Thanksgiving and ended on New Years Eve. The results will be displayed online throughout 2011 and beyond.
Survey participants considered 115 different food & drink categories. New categories this year include: “Power Lunch,” “Most Kid-Friendly Restaurant,” “Best Summerland Restaurant,” “Best Santa Ynez Valley Restaurant,” “Best Place for Soup,” “Best Fresh Fish Market,” and “Best Supermarket.”
Winners of three or more awards (including first place or finalist) are: Fresco Café (6), bouchon (5), Harry’s Plaza Café (5), Brophy Bros. (4), Ca’ Dario (4), Natural Cafe (4), Opal (4), Arch Rock Fish (3), Cajun Kitchen (3), Cava (3), Hollister Brewing Co. (3), Joe’s Cafe (3), Lazy Acres (3), Los Agaves (3) and Tonic (3).
New restaurants that received awards include: Arch Rock Fish, The Blue Owl at Zen Yai, Kogilicious, Olio Pizzeria, and Savoy Café & Deli.
If your business won an award and you would like an award poster emailed to you (for web and 11×14 print), please contact me.