California - Best of 2017

Published Mar 22, 2017

For West Coast fare at it's best, where do you go?

Winner
2017 Winner

1. Chez Panisse

Voters Love

"Service is great, ambiance is warm, elegant, understated, and unpretentious (same goes for wait staff), and of course..." via kimchee411

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1517 Shattuck Ave Berkeley CA 94709
  • Chez Panisse, Great Meals, Food, Wine List, California, French, Place to Impress a Date, Romantic Restaurant, 1517 Shattuck Ave North Berkeley Berkeley CA 94709
    1517 Shattuck Ave, North Berkeley Berkeley, CA
  • Mustards Grill, Great Meals, Food, California, 7399 St. Helena Highway Napa CA 94558
    Nominee for: California
    7399 St. Helena Highway, Napa, CA
  • Restaurant Gary Danko, Great Meals, Food, Wine List, California, Place to Impress a Date, Reason to Cheat on your Diet, Romantic Restaurant, 800 N Point St Fisherman's Wharf San Francisco CA 94109
    800 N Point St, Fisherman's Wharf San Francisco, CA
  • Greens, Great Meals, Food, Vegetarian, California, Waterfront Dining, 15 Marina Boulevard Marina San Francisco CA
    Nominee for: California
    15 Marina Boulevard, Marina San Francisco,
  • Leila By The Bay, Great Meals, California, 1991 Railroad Avenue World Map Hercules CA 94547
    Nominee for: California
    1991 Railroad Avenue, World Map Hercules, CA
  • Bird Dog Palo Alto, Great Meals, California, 420 Ramona Street Santa Clara County Palo Alto CA 94301
    Nominee for: California, New American
    420 Ramona Street, Santa Clara County Palo Alto, CA
  • Nopa, Great Meals Restaurants, California New American,     560 Divisadero St San Francisco CA 94117
    7. Nopa
    Nominee for: California
    Multiple locations
  • Terra, Great Meals Restaurants, California New American, 1345 Railroad Ave St Helena CA 94574
    8. Terra
    Nominee for: California
    1345 Railroad Ave, St Helena, CA
  • Starbelly, Great Meals Restaurants, California New American, 3583 16th St. San Francisco CA 94114
    Nominee for: California
    3583 16th St., Castro San Francisco, CA
  • Lake Chalet Seafood Bar & Grill, Great Meals Restaurants, California New American, 1520 Lakeside Drive Oakland CA 94612
    Nominee for: California
    1520 Lakeside Drive, Lake Merritt Oakland, CA
  • Nominee for: California
    6525 Washington St, Yountville, CA
  • Nominee for: Breakfast, California
    700 Bancroft Road, World Map Walnut Creek, CA
  • Dry Creek Kitchen, Great Meals Restaurants, California New American, 317 Healdsburg Ave Healdsburg CA 95448
    Nominee for: California
    317 Healdsburg Ave, Healdsburg, CA
  • Cafe La Haye, Great Meals Restaurants, California New American, 140 E. Napa St. Sonoma CA 95476
    Nominee for: California
    140 E. Napa St., Sonoma, CA
  • Location
    13. Lettuce
    Nominee for: California
    1632 Locust St, Walnut Creek, CA
  • MoMo's, Great Meals Restaurants, California New American, 760 Second St. San Francisco CA 94107
    13. MoMo's
    Nominee for: California
    760 Second St., SoMa San Francisco, CA
  • Frances, Great Meals, Food, California, New American, French, Traditional American, 3870 17th Street Castro San Francisco CA 94114
    13. Frances
    Nominee for: California
    3870 17th Street, Castro San Francisco, CA
  • Pacific Catch, Food, Seafood, California, 2027 Chestnut St Marina San Francisco CA 94123
    Nominee for: California
    Multiple locations
  • Madrona Manor, Great Meals Restaurants, California New American, 1001 Westside Road Healdsburg CA 95448
    Nominee for: California
    1001 Westside Road, Healdsburg, CA
  • Nominee for: California
    3576 Mount Diablo Boulevard, World Map Lafayette, CA
  • Olive & Vine, Great Meals, California, 14301 Arnold Drive Glen Ellen CA 95442
    Nominee for: California
    14301 Arnold Drive, Glen Ellen, CA
  • Terrapin Creek Cafe, Great Meals, Asian, California, 1580 Eastshore Rd World Map Bodega Bay CA 94923
    Nominee for: California
    1580 Eastshore Rd, World Map Bodega Bay, CA
  • Hazel Restaurant, Great Meals, Cheap Eats, California, Breakfast, Brunch, 3782 Bohemian Hwy World Map Occidental CA 95465
    Nominee for: California, Breakfast, Brunch
    3782 Bohemian Hwy, World Map Occidental, CA
  • California Cafe, Food, California, 700 Welch Rd Santa Clara County Palo Alto CA 94304
    Nominee for: California
    700 Welch Rd, Santa Clara County Palo Alto, CA
  • Blackhawk Grille, Great Meals Restaurants, California New American, 3540 Blackhawk Plaza Circle Blackhawk CA 94506
    Nominee for: California
    3540 Blackhawk Plaza Circle, Blackhawk, CA
Contest Overview
  • 24,296
    Total Votes
  • 16,813
    Voters
  • 121
    Winners

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