Florida 2016 map for FacebookA

Published June 8th 2016:

The criteria was: Taste, Experience, and Uniqueness. To see the 2015 winners click here.

Please vote for some of your favorite restaurants both that made the list and ones we missed: click here to vote!.

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Bay County

Firefly:2nd year award

Firefly Panama City Beach Firefly Panama City Beach tree with lights

Runner up:  g. Foley’s


Calhoun County

Parramores Too Restaurant2nd year award

Parramores Restaurant Too Blountstown Florida


Escambia County

Restaurant IRON2nd year award

Restaurant Iron Pensacola Florida Restaurant Iron Pensacola Florida Chef McPhail


Gadsden County

Rutabaga Café: hot hot

Glades dish Jackson Rutabaga

Chattahoochee, FL is on the culinary map with this gem.  Specials like quail, amber jack, basil shrimp and grits and more.


Gulf County

Indian Pass Raw Bar2nd year award

Indian Pass Raw Bar Indian Pass Trading Post Port St Joe

Nearby Provisions and Bin 4eleven are heating up.


Holmes County

Castaway Seafood2nd year award

Castaway Seafood and Oyster Bar BonifayHolmes Castaway


Jackson County

Spears’ Café:

Spears Cafe Jackson County Spears Cafe Jackson County A

Great burgers and fried chicken in a county that desperately needs a few new local restaurants.


Jefferson County

Tupelo’s Bakery and Café2nd year award

Tupelo Bakery and Cafe FloridaJefferson County Tupelo's


Leon County

The Edison Restaurant: hothot

Leon County The Edison A Leon County The Edison

Finally, a modern foodie hot spot in the Florida capital of Tallahassee.


Liberty County

Apalachee Restaurant2nd year award

Apalachee Restaurant Bristol Florida


Madison County

Rancho Grande2nd year award

Rancho Grande Madison Florida


Okaloosa County

One20 a Modern Bistro2nd year award

One20 modern bistroOne20

The team behind One20 is opening a new restaurant in summer 2016 on Racetrack Rd in Ft Walton Beach: Spork Eatery


Santa Rosa County

The Slippery Mermaid2nd year award

Slippery Mermaid Floirda Slippery Mermaid Floirda sushi


Taylor County

Deal’s Famous Oyster House2nd year award

Deal's Famous Oyster House


Wakulla County

Hamaknockers BBQ2nd year award

Hamaknockers BBQ Crawfordville Florida outsideWakulla County Hammaknockers


Walton County

Vintij2nd year award

Vintij Restaurant Florida Vintij Restaurant Florida Wine

Another great restaurant to consider in Walton County is Bijoux.


Washington County

French’s Restaurant and Oyster Bar2nd year award

French's Restaurant Caryville FloridaWashington County Frenchs

Because, who doesn’t love a country seafood buffet with deviled crab and snow crab legs?


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