Char No. 4 (Brooklyn, NY) – designed by Berman Horn Studio (photo by Albert Vecerka/Esto) Choice Restaurant (Brooklyn, NY) - designed by Evan Douglis Studio (photo by Michael Moran) Gjelina Restaurant (Venice, CA) – designed by Modern Arc Inc (photo by Modern Arc Inc) South Beverly Grill (Beverly Hills, CA) – designed by Assembledge+ (photo by Michael Weschler) CAFÉ CATEGORY
Café de Leche (Los Angeles, CA) – designed by FreelandBuck (photo by Matt Schodorf) Intelligentsia Venice (Venice, CA) – designed by MASS Architecture + Design (photo by Edward Duarte) Mod Market (Boulder, CO) – designed by Roth + Sheppard Architects (photo by Raul J. Garcia) Sandwiched (New York, NY) – designed by INABA (photo by Greg Irikura) URBNMRKT (Los Angeles, CA) - designed by AC Martin, Inc (photo by Arthur Gray) BAR/LOUNGE CATEGORY
Las Perlas (Los Angeles, CA) - designed by MASS Architecture + Design, Ricki Kline & Jeanmarie Dumouchel (photo by Francisco Arcaute) Press Club (San Francisco, CA) – designed by Baldauf Catton von Eckartsberg Architects (photo by Rien van Rijthoven) The Varnish (Los Angeles, CA) - designed by Kelly Architects & Ricki Kline (photo by Francisco Arcaute) “The finalists were ultimately chosen because they all onveyed something more honest; cohesive concepts that had grown organically, that didn’t challenge the diner but rather invited them to an experience,” said Ben Ford. Be sure to cast your vote here.