RICKY MOORE, Saltbox Seafood Joint

Rum Cake, Chez Moi Bakery

Seasonal Greens with Ume Plum Vinaigrette, Lantern

Chopped Chicken Sandwich, Shrimp Boats

Spicy Tuna, Olivada, Fennel and Lemon Panini, Toast

Bacon, Egg and Cheese Sandwich, Refectory Cafe

KRISTIE NYSTEDT, Raleigh Brewing Company

Raleigh Brewing Company

Bacon Cheeseburger on Steroids, Bad Daddy’s

Pulled Pork Plate, The Pit

Under the Volcano, Remedy Diner

Rock Shrimp Tempura, ORO

Hawaiian Pizza, Lynnwood Grill

CHEETIE KUMAR, Garland

Woo Guh Ji Tang, Seoul Garden

Chilled Corn Soup, Poole’s

Eggplant pizza, Frank’s

Trout sashimi, Lantern

A tie: Arroz frito, Mateo or

Crispy rice lettuce wraps, Bida Manda

ANDREW CASH, Jubala

The Reunion, Beasley’s

Chicken pot pie and slice of King cake, Hayes Barton Cafe

Burrito Mejor, Carrburritos

Pork Madame, Mandolin

Hotdogs, Gallon Pelón

ASHLEY CHRISTENSEN, Poole’s

Cheesesteaks, IP3

Mimi’s Sausage Dip, The Player’s Retreat

Lotus Root, 35 Chinese Restaurant

Seasonal Greens with Ume Plum Vinaigrette, Lantern

Tartiflette for Two, Vin Rouge