Best New Café or Restaurant
Taberna La Boca

125 Lincoln Ave., Ste. 117, 988-7102

2nd Revolution Bakery

1291 San Felipe Ave., 988-2100

3rd Sweetwater Harvest Kitchen

1512 Pacheco St., 795-7383

Best Food Cart/Truck
Chicago Dog

600 Cerrillos Road, 984-2798

2nd Roque’s Carnitas on the Plaza

Washington Ave. & E San Francisco St.

3rd Nile Café

620 Old Santa Fe Trail, 501-0612

Best New Mexican Restaurant
La Choza

905 Alarid St., 982-0909

2nd The Shed

113 ½ E Palace Ave., 982-9030

3rd Tomasita’s Restaurant

500 S Guadalupe St., 983-5721

Best Local Caterer
Walter Burke Catering

1209 Calle de Comercio, 473-9600

2nd Cowgirl Catering

319 S Guadalupe St., 982-2565

3rd Peas ‘n’ Pod Catering

1314 Apache Ave., 438-2877

Best Red Chile
The Shed

113 ½ E Palace Ave., 982-9030

2nd La Choza

905 Alarid St., 982-0909

3rd Tomasita’s Restaurant

500 S Guadalupe St., 983-5721

Best Green Chile
Tomasita’s Restaurant

500 S Guadalupe St., 983-5721

2nd Horseman’s Haven

4354 Cerrillos Road, 471-5420

3rd La Choza

905 Alarid St., 982-0909

Best Breakfast Burrito
El Parasol

1833 Cerrillos Road, 995-8015; 298 Dinosaur Trail, 995-8226

2nd Tia Sophia’s

210 W San Francisco St., 983-9880

3rd The Pantry

1820 Cerrillos Road, 986-0022

Best Place for Breakfast or Brunch
The Pantry

1820 Cerrillos Road, 986-0022

2nd Tecolote Café

1203 Cerrillos Road, 988-1362

3rd Tia Sophia’s

210 W San Francisco St., 983-9880

Best Mexican Restaurant
Mariscos La Playa

537 W Cordova Road, 982-2790

2nd Los Potrillos

1947 Cerrillos Road, 992-0550

3rd Mucho Gusto

839 Paseo de Peralta, 955-8402

Best Fish Tacos
Bumble Bee’s Baja Grill

301 Jefferson St., 820-2862; 3777 Cerrillos Road, 988-3278

2nd Mariscos La Playa

537 W Cordova Road, 982-2790

3rd Cowgirl BBQ

319 S Guadalupe St., 982-2565

Best ChilI Cheese Fries
Cowgirl

319 S Guadalupe St., 982-2565

2nd TIE: Baja Tacos, El Parasol

Baja Tacos: 2621 Cerrillos Road, 471-8762

El Parasol: 1833 Cerrillos Road, 995-8015; 298 Dinosaur Trail, 995-8226

3rd Atomic Grill

103 E Water St., 820-2866

Best Italian Restaurant
Andiamo

322 Garfield St., 995-9595

2nd Il Piatto

95 W Marcy St., 984-1091

3rd Il Vicino

321 W San Francisco St., 986-8700

Best Sushi
Joy Godfrey
Shohko Café

321 Johnson St., 982-9708

2nd Kohnami

313 S Guadalupe St., 984-2002

3rd TIE: Izmi Sushi, Jinja Bar & Bistro

Izmi Sushi: 105 E Marcy St., 424-1311

Jinja Bar & Bistro: 510 N Guadalupe St., 982-4321

Best Ethnic Restaurant
Ana Goñi-Lessan
Jambo Café

2010 Cerrillos Road, 473-1269

2nd Jinja Bar & Bistro

510 N Guadalupe St., 982-4321

3rd Mu Du Noodles

1494 Cerrillos Road, 983-1411

Best Vegetarian Menu
Annapurna’s World Vegetarian Café

1620 St. Michael’s Drive, 988-9688

2nd Body Café

333 W Cordova Road, 986-0362

3rd Mu Du Noodles

1494 Cerrillos Road, 983-1411

Best Place to Order a Steak
Steaksmith at El Gancho

104 Old Las Vegas Hwy., Ste. B, 988-3333

2nd The Bull Ring

150 Washington Ave., Ste. 108, 983-3328

3rd Rio Chama Steakhouse

414 Old Santa Fe Trail, 955-0765

Best Seafood
Mariscos La Playa

537 W Cordova Road, 982-2790

2nd Steaksmith at El Gancho

104 Old Las Vegas Hwy., Ste. B, 988-3333

3rd Jinja Bar & Bistro

510 N Guadalupe St., 982-4321

Best Local Pizza
Back Road Pizza

1807 Second St., Ste. 1, 955-9055

2nd Upper Crust Pizza

329 Old Santa Fe Trail, 982-0000

3rd Il Vicino

321 W San Francisco St., 986-8700

Best Gluten-Free Menu
Joy Godfrey
Revolution Bakery

1291 San Felipe Ave., 988-2100

2nd Body Café

333 W Cordova Road, 986-0362

3rd Momo & Co.

229 Johnson St., 983-8000

Best New Mexico Liquor Distillery
Courtesy Santa Fe Spirits
Santa Fe Spirits

7505 Mallard Way, 467-8892

2nd Don Quixote Distillery

236 Rio Bravo Drive, Los Alamos, 695-0817

3rd KGB Spirits

5 Bisbee Court, Ste. 109-31, 404-6101

Best Margaritas
Maria’s New Mexican Kitchen

555 W Cordova Road, 983-7929

2nd Agave Lounge

Eldorado Hotel, 309 W San Francisco St., 995-4530

3rd Tomasita’s Restaurant

500 S Guadalupe St., 983-5721

Best Cocktails
Secreto Bar & Loggia

Hotel St. Francis, 210 Don Gaspar Ave., 983-5700

2nd Coyote Café & Cantina

132 W Water St., 983-1615

 

3rd Agave Lounge

Eldorado Hotel, 309 W San Francisco St., 995-4530

Best Locally Brewed Beer
Santa Fe Brewing Co.

35 Fire Place, 424-3333

2nd Second Street Brewery

1814 Second St., 982-3030; Railyard: 1607 Paseo de Peralta, Ste. 10, 989-3278

3rd Marble Brewery Tap Room

60 E San Francisco St., Ste. 313, 989-3565

Best Spot for Happy Hour
Agave Lounge

Eldorado Hotel, 309 W San Francisco St., 995-4530

2nd Del Charro Saloon

101 W Alameda St., 954-0320

3rd Cowgirl BBQ

319 S Guadalupe St., 982-2565

Best Local Independent Coffee/Tea House
Ohori’s Coffee

1098 ½ S St. Francis Drive and 505 Cerrillos Road, Ste. B-103, 982-9692

2nd Java Joe’s

604 N Guadalupe St. and 2801 Rodeo Road, Ste. B-8, 474-5282

3rd Santa Fe Baking Co. & Café

504 W Cordova Road, 988-4292

Best Kid-Friendly Restaurant
Cowgirl BBQ

319 S Guadalupe St., 982-2565

2nd Harry’s Roadhouse

96 Old Las Vegas Hwy., 989-4629

3rd TIE: Blue Corn Café & Brewery, Flying Star Café

Blue Corn Café & Brewery: 133 W Water St., 984-1800; 4056 Cerrillos Road, 438-1800

Flying Star Café: 500 Market St., Ste. 110, 216-3939

Best Outdoor Patio
La Casa Sena

125 E Palace Ave., 988-9232

2nd Cowgirl BBQ

319 S Guadalupe St., 982-2565

3rd Harry’s Roadhouse

96 Old Las Vegas Hwy., 989-4629

Best Place for Business Lunch
La Casa Sena

125 E Palace Ave., 988-9232

2nd Rio Chama Steakhouse

414 Old Santa Fe Trail, 955-0765

3rd The Bull Ring

150 Washington Ave., Ste. 108, 983-3328

Best Romantic Restaurant
La Casa Sena

125 E Palace Ave., 988-9232

2nd Geronimo

724 Canyon Road, 982-1500

3rd The Compound

653 Canyon Road, 982-4353