The Inaugural People’s Choice Awards reflects Victoria’s diverse tastes and has resulted in Melbourne’s local favourite, Red Spice Road, taking out first place.
The People’s Choice Awards announcement is a prelude to the hospitality industry’s night of nights, The Age Good Food Guide Awards, on September 21, before the release of the 36th edition of The Age Good Food Guide 2016 on September 26.
The Top 10 Victorian restaurants as voted by more than 16,000 passionate diners are:
1. Red Spice Road, Melbourne
2. Lake House, Daylesford
3. Davids, Prahran (pictured top)
4. Chin Chin Melbourne
5. The Grand Hotel, Richmond
6. Vivace, Brighton
7. Rice Paper Scissors, Melbourne
8. Rockpool Bar & Grill, Southbank
9. Smith & Daughters, Fitzroy
10. Longrain, Melbourne
The Age Good Food Guide 2016 will be on sale from Saturday, 26 September at participating newsagents, 7-Elevens and supermarkets while stock lasts for the special price of $10 with The Saturday Age.