The Fresno Bee: Jeremy Bagott on what California's $15 minimum wage is doing to the restaurant industry. An excerpt: Joining San Francisco’s restaurant die-off was rising star AQ, which in 2012 was named a James Beard Award finalist for the best new restaurant in America. Show More Summary
Lee won in the Best Chef: West category after several consecutive years of being a finalist. [ more › ]
The night in photos Last night in Chicago, the James Beard Foundation announced the winners of the 2017 James Beard Awards. A lot of New Orleans talent was up for awards and three took awards home. Shaya’s Zachary Engel took home the...Show More Summary
Congratulations to all the chef and restaurant winners There were semifinalists, then finalists, and finally winners: Tonight in a ceremony in Chicago, the James Beard Foundation announced and feted the 2017 awards recipients in the chef and restaurant categories. Show More Summary
The field has narrowed across the board since February, but D.C. still has several big names in the running, including Pineapple & Pearls and Bad Saint. [ more › ]
The James Beard Foundation has released the finalists for its annual awards ceremony and, once again, South Florida was knocked off the map.
Plus, 2SP Brewing is selling Alternative Facts beer — and other intel — The James Beard Foundation Restaurant and Chef Awards finalists were announced this afternoon, whittling the Philly-area pool of 17 semi-finalists down to six, with no big surprises. Show More Summary
Meet the finalists The James Beard Foundation announced finalists for its awards today and New Orleans is well-represented again this year. The list includes 11 New Orleans chefs and restaurants/bars, an increase from last year. Additionally, New Orleans chefs have been chosen as three of the five finalists in the Best Chef: South category. Show More Summary
The short list is in, i.e. the actual nominees for the James Beard Foundation Awards on May 1, and the Bay Area is well represented once again. Also among the finalists are chefs Dominique Crenn, Corey Lee, and David Kinch. [ more ›...
The full list of nominees Today the James Beard Foundation revealed the “short list” of finalists for its 2017 awards ceremony. The awards, considered among the highest honors in the American hospitality industry, cover chefs, restaurants,...Show More Summary
And the nominees are... The James Beard Foundation Awards are known as the Oscars of Food, and today we learned that two Minnesota chefs will move on as finalists. The list of semifinalists, which included 13 Minnesotans, was whittled...Show More Summary
How to watch the livestream, happening right now UPDATE: The livestream is over, here’s the complete list of the 2017 finalists. Today, the James Beard Foundation announces the finalists for its annual awards. Often referred to as “the...Show More Summary
For the fifth time Barley Swine chef Bryce Gilmore is a finalist for 2017’s James Beard Awards, under the Best Chef Southwest category. He's up against Steve McHugh (San Antonio’s Cured), Hugo Ortega (Houston’s Hugo’s), Steve Redzikowski (Denver’s Acorn), Martin Rios (Santa Fe’s Restaurant Martín) and Jianyun Ye (Houston’s Mala Sichuan Bistro). Show More Summary
Winners will be announced in May Today, the James Beard Foundation announced its short-list of finalists for 2017’s prestigious Restaurant and Chef Awards, more commonly referred to as the James Beard Awards and considered by many to...Show More Summary
The nominations for the annual "Oscars of dining" are in, and three Atlanta chefs and two restaurants have been named as 2017 James Beard Award finalists.
The James Beard Awards, the most prestigious award show of the culinary world, is slated to return to Chicago on May 1. After teasing us with a surprisingly robust group of semifinalists back in February, the James Beard Foundation on Wednesday finally released the list of finalists. Nine Chicago...
Congratulations to everyone on the list.
This is Ortega’s fifth nomination in a row, and Ye’s first. As the “Oscars of food,” the James Beard Foundation’s annual awards are hugely important to chefs and restaurateurs. Last month, a number of Houston restaurant professionals and chefs were announced as semi-finalists for the 2017 James Beard Awards. Show More Summary
The James Beard Awards narrowed down the pool of finalists, and Chicago spots did not fair well. [ more › ]
The winners will be announced on May 1 at a ceremony in Chicago The James Beard Foundation announced the finalists for its prestigious awards this morning and Colorado was represented in two categories: Outstanding Restaurant and Best...Show More Summary