Readers’ Poll Winners: Restaurants & Bars

How You Voted

Best African restaurant
Cafe Colucci

Best bar
Missouri Lounge

Best barbecue
Everett and Jones

Best breakfast/brunch
Mama’s Royal Cafe

Best brewpub
Pyramid Alehouse, Brewery, and Restaurant

Best cafe/coffeehouse
Awaken Cafe

Best Chinese restaurant
Little Shin Shin

Best cocktails
Flora

Best deli
Genova Delicatessen

Best diner
Bette’s Oceanview Diner

Best gay bar
White Horse Inn

Best ice cream/soda fountain
Fentons Creamery and Restaurant

Best Indian/Pakistani restaurant
Breads of India

Best Italian restaurant
Oliveto

Best Japanese/sushi restaurant
Kirala

Best Korean restaurant
Koryo

Best Mexican restaurant
Picante

Best Middle Eastern restaurant
La Mediterranee

Best new restaurant
Flora

Best pizza
Zachary’s

Best salads
Cafe Intermezzo

Best seafood restaurant
Sea Salt

Best small-plates restaurant
César

Best southern/soul food
Souley Vegan

Best steaks
Tie: Ruth’s Chris Steak House and Cafe Rouge

Best take-out
Gregoire

Best teahouse
L’Amyx Tea Bar

Best Thai/Burmese restaurant
Nan Yang

Best vegetarian restaurant
Cafe Gratitude

Best Vietnamese/Cambodian restaurant
Le Cheval

Best waiter/waitress outfits
Tie: Rudy’s Can’t Fail Cafe and Mama’s Royal Cafe

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