Congratulations to all of the nominees and winners of the 2015 Houston Culinary Awards and Foodie Star Awards! 


2015 Houston Culinary Award Winners:

Restaurateur of the Year: Ronnie Killen (Killen’s Steakhouse, Killen’s Barbecue)
Chef of the Year: Ryan Pera (Coltivare, Revival Market)
Up-and-Coming Chef of the Year: Terrence Gallivan and Seth Siegel-Gardner (The Pass & Provisions)
Outstanding Wine ServiceUnderbelly
Pastry Chef of the Year: Rebecca Masson (Fluff Bake Bar)
Outstanding Bar Service: Weights + Measures
Service Person of the Year: Steven McDonald (Pappas Bros.)
Houston Classic (restaurant in business for 10 years or longer)Backstreet Café
Best Interior Design: Weights + Measures
Best New Restaurant: Holley’s Seafood Restaurant & Oyster Bar


2015 Foodie Star Award Winners:

Favorite Bakery: Petite Sweets
Favorite Barbecue: Jackson Street BBQ
Favorite Bartender: Terry Williams
Favorite Breakfast: La Guadalupana
Favorite Burger: Pappas Burger
Favorite Coffeehouse: Common Bond
Favorite Farmer’s Market Vendor: Blue Heron Farm
Favorite Food Truck: Tacos Tierra Caliente
Favorite Late Night Spot: Weights + Measures
Favorite Mom & Pop Ethnic: Arnaldo Richards’ Picos
Favorite Outdoor Dining: The Grove
Favorite Pub or Bar: Julep
Favorite Supermarket: Sprouts Farmers Market
Favorite Sweets/Ice Cream: Cloud 10 Creamery
Favorite Wine Seller: Richard’s Liquors & Fine Wines


2016 Houston Culinary Awards Sponsors