Food & Drink Awards 2013

The year's best restaurants, bars and bakeries in New York City, chosen by Time Out New York’s critics—and you! Edited by Mari Uyehara

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Photograph: Dale MayDanny Bowien of Mission Chinese Food, Critics’ Pick for the Smoking Hot Number Award, in Texts from Hillary
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Photograph: Dale MayAndy Ricker of Pok Pok Ny, Critics’ Pick for the Same Same but Different Award, as Hey Girl, It’s Ryan Gosling
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Photograph: Dale MayMichael Toscano of Perla, Readers’ Choice for Best new Italian spot, in Kanye West Interruption
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Photograph: Dale MayNoah and Rae Bernamoff of Mile End Sandwich, Readers’ Choice for Best sandwich shop, as McKayla Is Not Impressed
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Photograph: Dale MayToby Maloney, Joaquín Simó, Jason Cott and Troy Sidle of Pouring Ribbons, Readers’ Choice for Best new cocktail bar, in Grumpy Cat

You voted; we weighed in too. In this social-media age, with chefs and bartenders tweeting, Tumblring and Instagramming up a storm, we honor this year’s winners with memes as hot as their rising stars. Check out New York’s most exciting restaurants, bars and bakeries.

Readers' choice winners
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Readers' choice winners

You made your voices heard and voted for the year’s most exciting restaurants and bars.

Critics' picks
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Critics' picks

TONY celebrates the best restaurants and bars of 2013.

Food photos: Food & Drink Awards 2013
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Food photos: Food & Drink Awards 2013

65 mouthwatering food photos from the year’s award-winning NYC restaurants and bars.

Photos: Food & Drink Awards ceremony 2013
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Photos: Food & Drink Awards ceremony 2013

Check out the star chefs, restaurateurs and bartenders at the event.

Nominees for the 2013 Food & Drink Awards

2013 Food & Drink Awards Voting
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2013 Food & Drink Awards Voting

Voting has ended, but you can still click here to meet the contenders in our ten Readers' Choice categories. The winners, along with ten Critics' Picks, will be announced at the Food & Drink Awards on April 1, and in our April 4 issue. You might also like 100 best New York restaurants 50 best New York bars Best New York pizza Cheap eats: The best dining on a budget Food & Drink Offers Live jazz and drinks for two at Zinc Bar $38 Cake-pop making class at Stick & Pop Show and drinks for two at the Metropolitan Room

2013 Food & Drink Awards Readers' Choice Voting
Restaurants

2013 Food & Drink Awards Readers' Choice Voting

Voting has ended, but you can still meet the contenders in our ten Readers' Choice categories. The winners, along with ten Critics' Picks, will be announced at the Food & Drink Awards on April 1, and in our April 4 issue. You might also like 100 best New York restaurants 50 best New York bars Best New York pizza Cheap eats: The best dining on a budget TONY Offers & Experiences Live jazz and drinks for two at Zinc Bar $38 Cake-pop making class at Stick & Pop Show and drinks for two at the Metropolitan Room