2012 Eater Awards for Charleston

Eater Charleston has announced the winners for their 2012 Awards. Check out who went the distance, as well as who they beat to get there:

Restaurant of the Year
Nominees: FIG, Husk, The Grocery, The Macintosh, Two Boroughs Larder
Finalists: The Grocery, The Macintosh, Two Boroughs Larder
Winner: The Macintosh

Chef of the Year:
Nominees: Jeremiah Bacon, Sean Brock, Robert Carter, Craig Deihl, Joshua Keeler
Finalists: Jeremiah Bacon, Sean Brock, Joshua Keeler
Winner: Joshua Keeler, Two Boroughs Larder

So Hot Right Now
Nominees: Bon Banh Mi, Butcher & Bee, Carter’s Kitchen, Stars Rooftop and Grill Room, Xiao Bao Biscuit
Finalists: Butcher & Bee, Carter’s Kitchen, Stars Rooftop and Grill Room
Winner: Stars Rooftop and Grill Room

Bartender of the Year
Nominees: John Aquino, Jackson Holland, Brooks Reitz, Joey Ryan, Roderick Hale Weaver
Finalists: Jackson Holland, Brooks Reitz, Roderick Hale Weaver
Winner: Brooks Reitz, FIG

Stone Cold Stunner
Nominees: FIG, McCrady’s, The Macintosh, Stars Rooftop and Grill Rooftop, Two Boroughs Larder
Finalists: McCrady’s, The Macintosh, Two Boroughs Larder
Winner: McCrady’s

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