Best of the Taste Awards Main Stage on Friday, October 7 at 7:30pm

All restaurants are entered into the Best of the Taste Competition.  Judges spend a few hours on Friday
afternoon sampling almost 100 menu items to determine our winners.

The Winner of each category receives the Silver Plater Award.  Look for the Silver Plater displayed in the
Restaurant’s booth throughout the weekend and in their restaurants throughout the year.

2022 Categories are:
Best Entree
Best Dessert
Most Unique Taste
Healthy Choice Winner
Best of Taste!

Queen City News hosts the 2022 award ceremony, presented by Gordon Foods.

Friday, October 7
7:30 pm
Main Stage

The Main Stage is located on Truist Field, Home of the Charlotte Knights. Come see who wins on the field!

Awards given in the following categories: 2022 Winners


Fine and Fettle

Donut Bread Pudding


Mr3s Crabpot

Garlic Butter Shrimp


Enat Ethiopian

Lamb Tibs



Tuna Poke


Small Cakes

Apple Cupcake

Thank you to our Presenting Sponsors for The Best of The Taste Awards