2013 Best of Lynchburg Winners

Here is our complete list of winners from the 2013 Best of Lynchburg Restaurants! (“Best Overall Restaurant” will be announced in the print issue due out this summer and added to this list afterward.)

Best for Watching the Big Game
Platinum: Buffalo Wild Wings
Gold: The Stoney Badger
Silver: The Neighbors Place

Best Japanese
Platinum: Osaka Japanese Express
Gold: Wasabi Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar
Silver: Kyoto Japanese Steak & Seafood House

Best Sushi
Platinum: King’s Island Restaurant
Gold: Wasabi Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar
Silver: Kyoto Japanese Steak & Seafood House

Best Smith Mountain Lake Restaurant
Platinum: Mango’s Bar and Grill
Gold: Moosie’s
Silver (tie): Benjamin’s RestaurantThe Landing

Best Indian
Platinum: Milan Indian Cuisine
Gold: Hot and Cold Café

Best Mexican
Platinum: La Caretta
Gold: Mi Patron Mexican Restaurant
Silver: La Taqueria

Best Local Pizza
Platinum: Waterstone Pizza
Gold: Rivermont Pizza
Silver: La Villa

Best Local Subs & Sandwiches
Platinum: Yellow Submarine
Gold: Jersey Mike’s Subs
Silver: Catalano’s Delicatessen

Best Hotdogs
Platinum: Weenie Stand No. 1
Gold: Moore’s Country Store
Silver: Dave’s Doghouse

Best Local Hamburgers
Platinum: Cavalier Restaurant
Gold (tie): Pok-E-Joe’s, Robin Alexander

Best Local Steak House
Platinum: Shoemakers American Grille
Gold: The Crown Sterling
Silver: New London Steak House

Best Chinese
Platinum: King’s Island Restaurant
Gold: China Royal

Best Italian
Platinum: Isabella’s Italian Trattoria
Gold: La Villa
Silver: Mangia

Best BBQ
Platinum: The Silver Pig Barbecue
Gold: Pok-E-Joe’s
Silver: Ranch Road BBQ

Best Ribs
Platinum: The Depot Grille
Gold (tie): Pok-E-Joe’s, Texas Roadhouse

Best Seafood
Platinum: Blue Marlin Seafood
Gold: Shoemakers American Grille
Silver: Harbor Inn Seafood

Best Buffet
Platinum: Choice Hibachi Buffet
Gold: King’s Island Restaurant
Silver: Golden Corral

Best Takeout
Platinum: King’s Island Restaurant
Gold: Osaka Japanese Express
Silver: Blue Orchid Thai Restaurant

Best Healthy Plates
Platinum: The Neighbors Place
Gold: Blue Orchid Thai Restaurant
Silver: Robin Alexander

Best Sunday Brunches
Platinum: Isabella’s Italian Trattoria
Gold: Benjamin’s Restaurant
Silver: The Neighbors Place

Best Outdoor Patio
Platinum: Mangia
Gold: Waterstone Pizza
Silver: Robin Alexander

Best Traditional Virginia Food
Platinum: The Crown Sterling
Gold: Market at Main
Silver (tie): Country Kitchen, Benjamin’s Restaurant

Best for Talking Business
Platinum: Shoemakers American Grille
Gold: The Neighbors Place
Silver: Robin Alexander

Best Kids Menu
Platinum: The Depot Grille
Gold: Waterstone Pizza
Silver: The Neighbors Place

Best Happy Hour Deals
Platinum: Mangia
Gold (tie): The Neighbors Place, Shoemakers American Grille

Best Comfort Food
Platinum: Country Kitchen
Gold: Market at Main
Silver: Thai ’99 Restaurant

Restaurant With the Best Overall Staff
Platinum: Shoemakers American Grille
Gold: The Crown Sterling
Silver: Robin Alexander

Best Simple Meals
Platinum: Waterstone Pizza
Gold: Market at Main
Silver: Country Kitchen

Best Deli
Platinum: Catalano’s Delicatessen
Gold: Westside Deli
Silver: Magnolia Foods

Best Late Night Dinner
Platinum: Texas Inn
Gold: Robin Alexander
Silver: Cook Out

Best Destination Restaurant (within one hour’s drive)
Platinum: Millstone Tea Room
Gold: Perky’s Restaurant
Silver: Devils Backbone Brewery

Place You Never Get Tired Of
Platinum: Waterstone Pizza
Gold: Shoemakers American Grille
Silver: La Carreta

Best Anniversaries/Special Occasions
Platinum: Shoemakers American Grille
Gold: The Crown Sterling
Silver: Robin Alexander

Best Hotel Restaurant
Platinum: Shoemakers American Grille (Craddock Terry Hotel)
Gold: Waterstone Pizza (Craddock Terry Hotel)
Silver: The Kirkley Hotel

Best Live Entertainment
Platinum: Phase 2
Gold: The Stoney Badger
Silver: Benjamin’s Restaurant, Jimmy’s on the James

Best Club
Platinum: Phase 2
Gold: Robin Alexander
Silver: Bull Branch, The Stoney Badger

Best New Restaurant in Lynchburg
Platinum: Wasabi Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar
Gold: Chipotle
Silver: Blue Orchid Thai Restaurant

Best Downtown Restaurant
Platinum: Shoemakers American Grille
Gold: Waterstone Pizza
Silver: Robin Alexander

Top Chef (please list restaurant and chef’s name)
Platinum: Roger Murphy at Shoemakers American Grille
Gold: Alex Richardson at Robin Alexander
Silver: Sean Meeks at Isabella’s Italian Trattoria

Best to See & Be Seen
Platinum: The Neighbors Place
Gold: Waterstone Pizza
Silver: Shoemakers American Grille

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