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Best of Denver 2013 Readers' Poll: Meet the Food & Drink winners

Seoul BBQ earned a Readers' Poll award for Best Korean Restaurant.
Seoul BBQ earned a Readers' Poll award for Best Korean Restaurant.
Mark Manger

The 2013 Best of Denver is now on stands (and online), and in its 196 pages you'll find Westword's picks for the best restaurants, bars and chefs around town. Along the way, we asked you to nominate and then vote for your favorites in dozens of categories; halfway through the voting process, we announced our top vote-getters, and had another round of voting. Continue reading for the 2013 Food & Drink Readers' Poll winners: How do they compare to Westword's picks?

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Best Farmers' Market Vendor The Real Dill

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Best Wine Shop Mondo Vino

, 3601 West 32nd Avenue

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Best Bakery 
Church of Cupcakes, 1489 Steele Street

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Best Farmers' Market Cherry Creek Fresh Market

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Best Sports Bar for Watching Games Blake Street Tavern, 2301 Blake Street

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Best Sports Bar for Playing Games The 1UP, 1925 Blake Street

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Best Sports Bar for Food and Drink Stoney's Bar and Grill, 1111 Lincoln Street

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Best Official Snack Food for Colorado Beer

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Best New coffeehouse Black Eye Coffee, 3408 Navajo Street

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Best Pancakes Snooze, 2262 Larimer Street

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Best Chicken and Waffles Steuben's

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Best Eggs Benedict Wild Eggs, 300 East Alameda Avenue

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Best Brunch Buffet Dazzle, 930 Lincoln Street

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Best Breakfast Burrito ― Eat In Sam's No. 3

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Best Breakfast Burrito ― To Go Santiago's, 571 Santa Fe Drive

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Best Food Truck Pink Tank

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Best Food Cart Biker Jim's

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Best Lunch Under $5 Tacos Rapidos

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Best Dinner Under $10 Tie: Chipotle, Wahoo's Fish Taco

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Best Expense-Account Dinner Fruition, 1313 East 6th Avenue

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Best Pie The Shoppe, 3103 East Colfax Avenue

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Best Ice Cream/Gelato Bonnie Brae, 799 South University Boulevard

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Best Milkshake Sweet Cow , 637 Front Street in Louisville

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Best First-Date Restaurant Root Down, 1600 West 33rd Avenue

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Best Breakup Restaurant Taco Bell

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Best After-Midnight Menu Pete's Kitchen, 1962 East Colfax Avenue

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Best 24/7 Restaurant Tom's Urban 24, 1460 Larimer Street

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Best Diner Denver Diner, 740 West Colfax Avenue

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Best Restaurant Patio Linger, 2030 West 30th Avenue

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Best Rooftop Patio The Tavern Downtown, 1949 Market Street

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Best Chef's Counter TAG, 1441 Larimer Street

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Best Chef Matt Selby

The staff at Corner House.
The staff at Corner House.

Best Bartender Gerard Collier, Corner House

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Best Late-Afternoon Happy Hour Lola, 1575 Boulder Street

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Best Late-Night Happy Hour The Irish Snug, 1201 East Colfax Avenue

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Best New Bar Punch Bowl - Social Food & Drink, 65 Broadway

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Best Dive Bar Don's Club Tavern, 723 East 6th Avenue

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Best New Brewery Tap Room River North Brewery, 2401 Blake Street

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Best Brewery Tap Room ― Beer Denver Beer Co, 1695 Platte Street

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Best Brewery Tap Room ― Ambience Arvada Beer Company, 5600 Olde Wadsworth Boulevard in Arvada

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Best Brewery Tap Room ― Glassware Prost Brewing, 2540 19th Street

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Best Brewpub Vine Street Pub, 1700 Vine Street

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Best Bottle Beer List The Cheeky Monk, 534 East Colfax Avenue

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Best Draft Beer List Yard House, 1555 Court Place

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Best By-the-Glass Wine List Cru: A Wine Bar, 1442 Larimer Street

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Best Wine Bar The Village Cork, 1300 South Pearl Street

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Best Contemporary Cocktail Bar Williams & Graham, 3160 Tejon Street

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Best barrel-aged cocktail Bittersweet, 500 East Alameda Avenue

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Best house margarita Rio Grande, 1525 Blake Street

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Best Martini The Cruise Room, 1600 17th Street

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Best Bloody Mary Bar The Hornet, 76 Broadway

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Best Salad Bar/Shop ModMarket, 1600 28th Street in Boulder

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Best Sandwich Shop Snarf's, multiple locations

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Best Vegetarian Restaurant WaterCourse Food, 837 East 17th Avenue

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Best Vegetarian Dish in a Non-Vegetarian Restaurant Euclid Hall, 1317 14th Street

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Best Vegan Dish in a Non-Vegan Restaurant Jerusalem, 1890 East Evans Avenue

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Best Veggie Burger Highland Tap & Burger, 2219 West 32nd Avenue

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Best Burger Cherry Cricket, 2641 East 2nd Avenue

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Best French Fries Smashburger, 1120 South Colorado Boulevard

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Best Fried Pickles Fire on the Mountain

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Best Fried Rice Swing Thai

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Best Hot Dog Mustard's Last Stand

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Best BBQ Moe's Original BBQ

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Best Fried Chicken White Fence Farm

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Best Wings Buffalo Wild Wings

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Best Mac and Cheese Steuben's

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Best Pizza Slice Works

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Best Specialty Pizza Mellow Mushroom

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Best Spaghetti and Meatballs Gaetano's

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Best Neighborhood Italian Restaurant Carmine's

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Best Italian Restaurant Il Posto

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Best Free Chips and Salsa Blue Bonnet

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Best Salsa Bar Tacos y Salsas

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Best Taqueria Pinche Taqueria

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Best Green Chile El Taco de México

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Best Vegetarian Green Chile Rocky Mountain Chili Bowl

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Best Red Chile Little Anita's

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Best Nachos Illegal Pete's

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Best Cheap Steak LoHi SteakBar

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Best Steakhouse Elway's

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Best Seafood Restaurant Jax Fish House

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Best Sushi Restaurant Sushi Den

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Best Japanese Restaurant Domo

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Best Chinese Restaurant Imperial Chinese Restaurant

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Ariel Fried

Best Dim Sum Super Star Asian

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Best Cigar Bar Delaney's Pub

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Best Noodle Bar Bones

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Best Vietnamese Restaurant New Saigon

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Best Thai Restaurant Thai Basil

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Mark Manger

Best Korean Restaurant Seoul BBQ

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Best Indian Restaurant Little India

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Best Ethiopian Restaurant Arada

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Best Middle Eastern Restaurant Jerusalem

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Best Central/South American Restaurant Cafe Brazil

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Best German Restaurant Helga's German Restaurant & Deli

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Best French Restaurant Le Central

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Best Neighborhood Restaurant Hops & Pie

A scene from Lola's tenth anniversary party.
Christopher Morgan

Best Restaurant Neighborhood Highland

Carrots three ways at The Populist.
Carrots three ways at The Populist.
Mark Manger

Best New Restaurant Tie: The Populist, Ace

For more from our 2013 Best of Denver issue, check out the full list of Food & Drink winners.



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