2009 Winner

1. Osake

Voters Love

"I love Japanese food and Osake is my favorite Japanese restaurant. Their Martini Prawn has been very popular and it's one a..." 

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2446 Patio Ct Santa Rosa CA 95405
2009 Runner-Up

2. Zabu Zabu

Voters Love

"This is a great place. It's got a great central location in downtown Berkeley, but it's tucked away just enough to feel..." 

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1919 Addison St Berkeley CA 94704
2009 Finalist

3. Happy Sashimi

Voters Love

"I love this place. Every time I eat at this place, the service is better, food is better, vibe is better so this place..."  via Maggie Leung

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2718 Pinole Valley Rd Pinole CA 94564
2009 Finalist

4. Kirala

Voters Love

"Nigiri: fresh fish, perfect serving temperature, right overall size, right ratio of fish:rice... but what really blows me..." 

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2100 Ward St Berkeley CA 94705
2009 Finalist

5. Osaka Japanese Restaurant

Voters Love

"When i used to live in the area I would go to Osaka all the time. The place has a family atmosphere and the staff is very..." 

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1923 Fillmore St San Francisco CA 94115
2009 Finalist

5. Juban

Voters Love

"AMAZING food, outstanding service, and a unique menu that is constantly giving its customers new and exquisite additions..." 

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Contest Overview
  • 21,802
    Total Votes
  • 9,203
  • 81

The 2009 Best of Dining & Entertainment awards are based on more than 21,000 votes from local Bay Area-area experts.

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