Golden Plates

Gastronomy winners

Best Bread Bakery

  1. Terra Breads, Various locations
  2. Cobs Bread, Various locations
  3. Uprising Breads Bakery, 1697 Venables

Best Brunch

  1. Medina Cafe, 780 Richards St.
  2. Fable, 1944 W. 4th
  3. Tableau Bar Bistro, 1181 Melville
  4. Twisted Fork Bistro, 1147 Granville

Best Gelato

  1. Bella Gelateria, 1001 West Cordova St.
  2. Earnest Ice Cream, 3992 Fraser
  3. Mario's Gelati, 78 East 1st Ave.

Best New Restaurant

  1. Homer St. Cafe and Bar, 898 Homer St.
  2. PiDGiN, 350 Carrall
  3. Burdock & Co., 2702 Main
  4. Cuchillo, 261 Powell St.

Best restaurant Twitter feed

  1. Fable, 1944 W. 4th
  2. Tableau Bar Bistro, 1181 Melville
  3. Granville Room, 957 Granville
  4. YEW seafood + bar , 791 W. Georgia

Best farmers market

  1. Trout Lake Farmers Market , North parking lot of John Hendry Park
  2. Kitsilano Farmers Market, 2690 Larch Street
  3. Granville Island Farmers Market, Triangle Square
  4. Winter Farmers Market at Nat Bailey Stadium

Best retro diner

  1. Sophie's Cosmic Cafe, 2095 West 4th Ave.
  2. The Templeton, 1087 Granville
  3. Lucy's Eastside Diner, 2708 Main St.
  4. The Red Wagon, 2296 E. Hastings

Best appetizers

  1. Cactus Club Cafe, Various locations
  2. Fable, 1944 W. 4th
  3. YEW seafood + bar , 791 W. Georgia

Best Neighbourhood For Restaurants

  1. Gastown
  2. Kitsilano, West 4th Avenue
  3. Main Street, between East 2nd Avenue and East 33rd Avenue

Best Cooking Store

  1. Ming Wo, Various locations
  2. Cookworks, Various locations
  3. The Gourmet Warehouse, 1340 East Hastings St.
  4. Williams-Sonoma, 955-2903 Granville Street

Best Specialty Food Store

  1. The Gourmet Warehouse, 1340 East Hastings St.
  2. Bosa Foods, Various locations
  3. Beast & Brine, 1–12823 Crescent Rd., Surrey
  4. Edible Canada, 1596 Johnston, Granville Island

Best Picnic Supplier

  1. Whole Foods Market, Various locations
  2. The Dirty Apron Cooking School & Delicatessen, 540 Beatty St.
  3. Beast & Brine, 1–12823 Crescent Rd., Surrey
  4. Urban Fare, Various locations

Best Deli

  1. Oyama Sausage Company, 126-1689 Johnston, Granville Island
  2. Santa Barbara Market, 1322 Commercial
  3. La Grotta del Formaggio, 1791 Commercial Dr.

Best Grocery Store Café

  1. Whole Foods Market, Various locations
  2. Urban Fare, Various locations
  3. Meinhardt Fine Foods, 3002 Granville

Best Diner

  1. Lucy's Eastside Diner, 2708 Main St.
  2. The Templeton, 1087 Granville
  3. The Red Wagon, 2296 E. Hastings

Best Bistro

  1. Tableau Bar Bistro, 1181 Melville
  2. Bistro Pastis, 2153 W. 4th
  3. Les Faux Bourgeois, 663 East 15th Ave.

Best Comfort Food

  1. Burgoo, Various locations
  2. White Spot, Various locations
  3. The Naam Restaurant, 2724 W. 4th

Best Soups

  1. liquids + solids cafe & market, Various locations
  2. Burgoo, Various locations
  3. The Stock Market, 1689 Johnston St., Granville Island

Best Vegetarian

  1. The Naam Restaurant, 2724 W. 4th
  2. The Acorn, 3995 Main St.
  3. Heirloom, 1509 West 12th Ave.

Best Veggie Burger

  1. The Naam Restaurant, 2724 W. 4th
  2. Vera's Burger Shack, Various locations
  3. White Spot, Various locations

Best Burger

  1. Romer's Burger Bar, Various locations
  2. Vera's Burger Shack, Various locations
  3. Fatburger, Various locations
  4. White Spot, Various locations

Best Breakfast

  1. The Red Wagon, 2296 E. Hastings
  2. Medina Cafe, 780 Richards St.
  3. Sophie's Cosmic Cafe, 2095 West 4th Ave.

Best Bagel

  1. Solly's Bagelry, Various locations
  2. Siegel's Bagels, Various locations
  3. Benny's Cafe, 2505 W. Broadway

Best Gluten-Free Bakery

  1. Lemonade, 3385 Cambie St.
  2. The Gluten Free Epicurean, 633 East 15th Ave.
  3. Cloud 9 Specialty Bakery, 1025 Royal Ave., New West
  4. Panne Rizo Bakery & Cafe, 1939 Cornwall

Best Desserts

  1. Thierry, 1059 Alberni St.
  2. Thomas Haas Chocolates & Patisserie, Various locations
  3. True Confections, Various locations

Best Chocolate Shop

  1. Thomas Haas Chocolates & Patisserie, Various locations
  2. Purdy's Chocolates, Various locations
  3. Beta 5, 413 Industrial Ave.

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