foodWelcome to Scott Joseph's Foodster Awards for Independent Restaurants.

The Foodsters are an ongoing program to recognize and celebrate culinary excellence in Central Florida. The Foodsters are open to any business with three or fewer locations -- no chains.

Winners are chosen by you, with your vote. Make your selection in each category carefully -- only one vote is allowed per person.

You may nominate a restaurant for an appropriate category, but make sure it isn't already in the list of nominees. And remember: independent restaurants only.

Best Restaurant Overall 2021

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Below are the nominees for the 2021 Best Restaurant Overall Foodster Award for Independent Restaurants. They represent the finest of Central Florida’s full-service restaurants and excel in offering high-quality food and service in well-maintained surroundings.

To vote for your favorite, click the box next to its name and then click Vote at the bottom of the list.

After voting, leave a comment below telling us why your selection should be named Best Restaurant Overall. Be sure to mention the name of the restaurant in your comment so that we’ll know which one you’re referring to. We may use your comment when the winner is announced. Voting will continue through Dec. 31.

Scott Joseph’s Foodster Awards for Independent Restaurants recognize excellence in Central Florida’s nonchain (three or fewer locations) food service and hospitality community.

Best Restaurant Overall 2021
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