Best of the Best Awards

Taste of Arlington Particpating Restaurants and Food Trucks will be competing in the “Best of the Best” food competition the day of in the following categories:

  • Best Appetizer
  • Best Fast Casual Entrée
  • Best Fine Dining Entrée
  • Best Dessert
  • Best Food Truck
  • Fan Favorite- voted on by YOU on the BallstonConnect mobile App!

Winners will be announced at 5pm on the main concert stage.

2018 "Best of the Best" Taste Winners

Best Appetizer: Mala Tang

Best Fine Dinning: Mussel Bar & Grille

Best Fast Casual: Bartaco

Best Dessert: Courthaus Social

Fan-Favorite: Bar Bao

Best Food Truck: BBQ At Its Best


2017 "Best of the Best" Winners

Best Appetizer: YONA
Best Fine Dinning: McCormick & Schmick's
Best Fast Casual: Courthaus Social
Best Dessert: NiceCream
Fan-Favorite: Big Buns

2016 "Best of the Best" Winners

Best Appetizer: Courthaus Social 

Best Fine Dining Entree: Mussel Bar 

Best Fast Casual Entree: Pepita 

Best Dessert: Northside Social


2015 "Best of the Best" Winners

Best Appetizer: Il Forno

Best Fine Dining Entrée: Water & Wall

Best Fast Casual Entrée: Lyon Hall

Best Dessert: Northside Social