11 Weeks And Counting Until The RAMMY Awards
Thu, May 11
At the upcoming 2017 RAMMY Awards on July 30, Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington (RAMW) will honor and award the exceptional ability and accomplishments of the hard-working individuals and organizations of the region’s restaurants and foodservice community. Finalist selection involves two esteemed groups, the voting public and an anonymous panel of volunteer judges, consisting of food and dining journalists, educators and foodservice industry professionals. The voting public will decide the winners in four categories. The finalists for “Favorite Gathering Place of the Year” are Brookland’s Finest Bar & Kitchen, The Front Porch at Evening Star Cafe, Lauriol Plaza, Pearl Dive Oyster Palace, and Petworth Citizen & Reading Room. For “Upscale Brunch of the Year”, finalists include Convivial, Del Campo, Marcel’s by Robert Wiedmaier, The Restaurant at Patowmack Farm, and The Source by Wolfgang Puck. For “Casual Brunch of the Year”, look out for Cava Mezze- Capitol Hill, DGS Delicatessen, Maketto, Republic, and Sixth Engine. Lastly, for Favorite Fast Bites of the Year, the finalists are Beefsteak, Cava Grill, Chase the Submarine, G by Mike Isabella, and Taco Bamba Taqueria. Votes for these categories can be cast online through May 31 at 5:00 p.m. by clicking here. RAMW also awards the Joan Hisaoka Allied Member of the Year, presented to an allied member who best exemplifies commitment to and support of RAMW. Finalists for this award include Acme Paper & Supply Co., Coastal Sunbelt Produce, DC Brau Brewing Company, USI Insurance Services, and The Veritas Law Firm. $325 per person, all inclusive. 5:00 p.m. 801 Mt Vernon Place NW. For more information or to purchase tickets, please click here.