Best Of Voting Ballot 2017

Welcome to the "Best Of" Coastal Virginia!

Voting has ended for the 2017 Best Of Readers Choice Awards. Stay tuned for the WInners to be Announced!

A Few Guidelines:

  • One ballot per person (e-mail address), per day please.
  • Vote for as many or as few categories as you would like, as our new ballot allows you to navigate through different pages seamslessly.
  • You MUST submit your name and e-mail address with entry to validate your ballot.
  • The finalist round will consist of business receiving top level votes received in their respective categories. These businesses will move into the finalist round for additional voting that runs from February 3 through  March 31, 2017 at 4:00 pm.   Our contest winners will be those receiving the most votes overall for the entire duration of the contest.

Nominations for the "Best Of" Coastal Virginia is a great way to support the places you frequent and the community individuals you love. In order to find out who is the best, we completely rely on you—our readers. So, vote away and spread the word! 

If you are a business, organization or individual participating in the Readers' Choice Awards, please see the tool kit we have created to aid you in promoting the voting process. 

If you have any questions, please contact Web Marketing and Promotions Manager, Kathryn Kelly, at KKelly@vgnet.com.

Voting for the Final Round Begins Feb 3 and runs through March 31!

See the 2016 Winners Below

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Best Of 2016

1608 Craft House

Map1608 Pleasure House Rd, Ste 103
Virginia Beach, VA
(757) 965 4510
    Categories:
  • Restaurants

Description:

Best New Restaurant Overall Gold
Best Locally Sourced Menu Southside Southside Gold
Best Sandwich Southside Gold
Best Burger Southside Gold


1608 Crafthouse, a chef driven concept, will feature sustainable, local products from the Chesapeake Bay/ Mid Atlantic region. To wet your whistle, 1608 will also offer a variety of craft beers as well as hand -crafted elixirs. The goal at 1608 will be to offer a unique experience that offers diners the affordability to visit multiple times a month to taste and sample some of the best regional offerings.The owners are accomplished/award winning Chefs with 30+ years experience between them in a variety of venues, including some of VA Beach’s finest restaurants. Unexpected quality in a medium-priced restaurant. Our theory is that the “medium-priced” restaurants in this country are not very good and if we are right, there is a fantastic business opportunity in that theory.
1608 Crafthouse is a contemporary, casual, “farm to table” restaurant featuring regional Southern cuisine with an emphasis placed on the bounty of the Mid-Atlantic region.