Previous Winners

Houston Culinary Awards and Foodie Star Awards Past Winners

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2016 Houston Culinary Award Winners:

Restaurateur(s) of the Year: Treadsack
Chef of the Year: Danny Trace (Brennan’s of Houston)
Up-and-Coming Chef of the Year: Joe Cervantez (Killen’s Steakhouse)
Outstanding Wine Program: Brasserie 19
Pastry Chef of the Year: Julia Doran (Bernadine’s)
Outstanding Bar Program: Backstreet Cafe
Service Person of the Year: Jeb Stuart (Coltivare)
Houston Classic: Benjy’s in the Village
Best Interior Design: State of Grace
Best New Restaurant: State of Grace


2016 Foodie Star Award Winners:

Favorite Bakery: Fluff Bake Bar
Favorite Barbecue: Southern Goods
Favorite Bartender: Chris Morris (Hunky Dory) 
Favorite Breakfast: Common Bond
Favorite Burger: The Burger Joint
Favorite Coffeehouse: Morningstar
Favorite Farmers’ Market Vendor: Texas Hill Country Olive Co. 
Favorite Food Truck: Cousins Maine Lobster
Favorite Late Night Spot: Velvet Taco
Favorite Mom & Pop Ethnic: Fat Bao
Favorite Outdoor Dining: The Burger Joint
Favorite Pub or Bar: Poison Girl
Favorite Sweets/Ice Cream: Hugs & Donuts