Winners

2017 CLEARWATER BEACH RESTAURANT WEEK WINNERS

BEST BOOTH AT TASTE FEST

WINNER: Taste Island Grill at Sandpearl Resort

2nd PLACE: Beachside Hospitality (Crabby’s Bar & Grill/Crabby’s Dockside/Salty’s Island Bar & Grille)
3rd PLACE: Bob Heilman’s Beachcomber Restaurant & Bobby’s Bistro Wine Bar

BEST OF THE TASTE


WINNER: SANDBAR at Opal Sands Resort

2nd PLACE: Bob Heilman’s Beachcomber Restaurant
3rd PLACE: Evy’s Terrace Bar & Bistro at Hampton Inn & Suites



BEST APPETIZER

WINNER: Salty’s Island Bar & Grille

2nd PLACE: Jimmy Hula’s
3rd PLACE: Crabby’s Dockside

BEST ENTRÉE

WINNER: Ocean Hai at Wyndham Grand Resort

2nd PLACE: Bob Heilman's Beachcomber Restaurant
3rd PLACE: Jimmy's Fish House at Holiday Inn & Suites


BEST DESSERT

WINNER: Spotted Donkey Cantina

2nd PLACE: Crabby's Dockside
3rd PLACE: Bob Heilman's Beachcomber Restaurant

BEST OVERALL EXPERIENCE

WINNER: Salty's Island Bar & Grille

2nd PLACE: Salt Cracker Fish Camp
3rd PLACE: Frenchy's Saltwater Cafe


MOST ENTHUSIASTIC CHEF

WINNER: Chef Hector Hernandez - Bob Heilman's Beachcomber Restaurant

2nd PLACE: Chef Justin Weaver - Watercolour Steakhouse & Grille
3rd PLACE: Chef Michael Crosby - Sea Guini Seafood Restaurant at Opal Sands Resort

BEST SERVER

Yudis Avila

Bob Heilman's Beachcomber Restaurant




BEST BARTENDER

Matt Moscato

Bob Heilman's Beachcomber Restaurant

CHAIRMAN’S AWARD

Mike Mastruserio

PROforma N&M Communications


2016 CLEARWATER BEACH RESTAURANT WEEK WINNERS

BEST BOOTH AT TASTE FEST

WINNER: Tate Island Grill at Sandpearl Resort

2nd PLACE: Bob Heilman's Beachcomber & Bobby's Bistro
3rd PLACE: Crabby's Bar & Grill

BEST OF THE TASTE

WINNER: Bob Heilman's Beachcomber Restaurant

2nd PLACE: Island Way Grill
3rd PLACE: King's Pizza & Grill


BEST ENTRÉE

WINNER: ClearSky beachside cafe

2nd PLACE: Crabby's Bar & Grill
3rd PLACE: Frenchy's Saltwater Cafe

BEST DESSERT



WINNER: Bobby's Bistro & Wine Bar

2nd PLACE: Cooters Restaurant & Bar
3rd PLACE: Bob Heilman's Beachcomber Restaurant


BEST PIZZA/FLATBREAD

WINNER: Jimmy's Fish House & Iguana Bar

2nd PLACE: Ocean Flame Interactive Buffet at Shephard's Beach Resort
3rd PLACE: Crabby's Bar & Grill


MOST ENTHUSIASTIC CHEF

WINNER: Chef Hector Hernandez - Bob Heilman's Beachcomber Restaurant

2nd PLACE: Chef Justin Weaver - Watercolour Steakhouse & Grille
3rd PLACE: Chef Michael Crosby - Sea Guini Seafood Restaurant at Opal Sands Resort


BEST OVERALL EXPERIENCE

WINNER: Salty's Island Bar & Grille

2nd PLACE: Salt Cracker Fish Camp
3rd PLACE: Frenchy's Saltwater Cafe

CHAIRMAN’S AWARD

Frenchy's Saltwater Cafe


BEST SERVER

Kelly (K.K.) Klotz

Frenchy's Saltwater Cafe

BEST BARTENDER

Matt Moscato

Bob Heilman's Beachcomber Restaurant


2015 CLEARWATER BEACH RESTAURANT WEEK WINNERS

BEST BOOTH AT TASTE FEST

WINNER: Bob Heilman's Beachcomber/Bobby's Bistro

2nd PLACE: Caretta on the Gulf/Sandpearl
3rd PLACE: Crabby Bill's Clearwater Beach

MOST ENTHUSIASTIC CHEF

WINNER: Chef Sean Ragan - Caretta on the Gulf/ Sandpearl

2nd PLACE: Chef Richard Preston - SHOR American Seafood Grill/ Hyatt
3rd PLACE: Chef Hector Hernandez - Bob Heilman's Beachcomber


BEST APPETIZER

WINNER: Cork-n-Brew Bistro

2nd PLACE: Villa Bellini Restaurant & Lounge
3rd PLACE: The Reef Steak and Seafood Co.

BEST ENTRÉE

WINNER: Bob Heilman's Beachcomber

2nd PLACE: The Reef Steak and Seafood CO.
3rd PLACE: Surfside Tap House


BEST DESSERT

WINNER: Clearwater Wine Bar & Bistro

2nd PLACE: Shephard's Ocean Flame
3rd PLACE: Cooters Restaurant & Bar

BEST PIZZA ON THE BEACH

WINNER: Crabby's Bar & Grill

2nd PLACE: Crabby Bill's Clearwater
3rd PLACE: Clear Sky beachside cafe


BEST OVERALL EXPERIENCE

WINNER: Clear Sky beachside cafe

2nd PLACE: Cooters Restaurant & Bar
3rd PLACE: Clearwater Wine Bar & Bistro

CHAIRMAN’S AWARD

Cooters Restaurant & Bar




BEST SERVER

Carmella Watts

Clear Sky beachside cafe

BEST BARTENDER

Jessica Hamilton

Frenchy's Saltwater Cafe


OUTSTANDING COMMITTEE MEMBER

Sheri Heilman

Heilman's Restaurants Inc.


2014 CLEARWATER BEACH RESTAURANT WEEK WINNERS

MOST ENTHUSIASTIC CHEF

WINNER: Chef Bobby Shirley - Clear Sky beachside cafe

2nd PLACE: Chef Hector Hernandez – Bob Heilman’s Beachcomber Restaurant
3rd PLACE: Chef Shane Brandow – Jimmy’s Fish House

BEST APPETIZER

WINNER: Island Way Grill

2nd PLACE: Bobby’s Bistro
3rd PLACE: Pensare’s Italian Bistro


BEST ENTRÉE

WINNER: Bob Heilman's Beachcomber

2nd PLACE: Crabby’s Bar & Grill
3rd PLACE: Cork-N-Brew Bistro

BEST DESSERT

WINNER: Jimmy's Fish House

2nd PLACE: Frenchy’s Rockaway Grill
3rd PLACE: Cooters Restaurant & Bar


BEST PIZZA ON THE BEACH




WINNER: Pizza Bizzar

2nd PLACE: Clearwater Wine Bar & Bistro
3rd PLACE: Clear Sky beachside café

BEST OVERALL EXPERIENCE

WINNER: Clearwater Wine Bar & Bistro

2nd PLACE: Bob Heilman’s Beachcomber Restaurant
3rd PLACE: Clearsky beachside café


BEST PRESENTATION

Bob Heilman's Beachcomber
CHAIRMAN’S AWARD

Reflection's Restaurant - Hilton Clearwater Beach

BEST BOOTH AT TASTE FEST

Bob Heilman's Beachcomber/Bobby's Bistro
BEST SERVER

Fontana Cugino - Crabby Bill's Seafood Restaurant

BEST BARTENDER

Mandy Thomspon - Crabby's Beachwalk Bar & Grill

2013 CLEARWATER BEACH RESTAURANT WEEK WINNERS

MOST ENTHUSIASTIC CHEF

WINNER: Chef John Harris - Rusty's Bistro

2nd PLACE: Steve Callender - Lobster Pot Bistro
3rd PLACE: Sean Ragan - Caretta on the Gulf

BEST APPETIZER

WINNER: Frenchy's Rockaway Grill

2nd PLACE: Cooters Restaurant & Bar
3rd PLACE: Clearwater Wine Bar & Bistro


BEST ENTRÉE

WINNER: Cooters Restaurant & Bar

2nd PLACE: Frenchys' Rockaway Grill
3rd PLACE: Pensare Italian Bistro

BEST DESSERT

WINNER: Clearwater Wine Bar & Bistro

2nd PLACE: Island Way Grill
3rd PLACE: Bobby's Bistro


BEST PIZZA ON THE BEACH






WINNER: Pizza Bizzar

2nd PLACE: Clearwater Wine Bar & Bistro
3rd PLACE: Clear Sky beachside cafe

BEST OVERALL EXPERIENCE

WINNER: Frenchy's Rockaway Grill

2nd PLACE: Cooters Restaurant & Bar
3rd PLACE: Clearwater Wine Bar & Bistro


BEST PRESENTATION EXPERIENCE

Palm Pavilion Beachside Grill & Bar

CHAIRMAN’S AWARD

Reflection's Restaurant - Hilton Clearwater Beach
Crabby's Beachwalk Bar & Grill

BEST BOOTH AT BEACH WALK

Caretta's on the Gulf
BEST SERVER

Amanda DeArmas - Crabby's Beachwalk Bar & Grill

BEST BARTENDER

Kim Gonzales - Frenchy's Rockaway Grill
APPRECIATION AWARD

Carol Mears - Cooters Restaurant & Bar

2012 CLEARWATER BEACH RESTAURANT WEEK WINNERS

MOST ENTHUSIASTIC CHEF

WINNER: Rusty's Bistro

2nd PLACE: SHOR American Seafood Grill
3rd PLACE: Lobster Pot Bistro

BEST APPETIZER

WINNER: Clearwater Wine Bar & Bistro

2nd PLACE: SHOR American Seafood Grill
3rd PLACE: Rumba Island Bar & Grill


BEST ENTRÉE

WINNER: Rumba Island Bar & Grill

22nd PLACE: Clearwater Wine Bar & Bistro
3rd PLACE: Frenchy's Rockaway Grill

BEST DESSERT

WINNER: SHOR American Seafood Grill

2nd PLACE: Clearwater Wine Bar & Bistro
3rd PLACE: Frenchy's South Beach Café


BEST PIZZA ON THE BEACH

WINNER: Clearwater Wine Bar & Bistro

2nd PLACE: Post Corner Pizza
3rd PLACE: Gondolier Pizza

BEST OVERALL EXPERIENCE

WINNER: Rumba Island Bar & Grill

2nd PLACE: Clearwater Wine Bar & Bistro
3rd PLACE: Frenchy's Rockaway Grill


BEST PRESENTATION EXPERIENCE

Watercolour Steakhouse & Grille
CHAIRMAN’S AWARD

Rusty's Bistro

BEST BOOTH AT BEACH WALK

Caretta on the Gulf

2011 CLEARWATER BEACH RESTAURANT WEEK WINNERS

MOST ENTHUSIASTIC CHEF

WINNER: Clear Sky Beachside Café

2nd PLACE: Chang Bistro
3rd PLACE: Rusty’s at the Sheraton

BEST APPETIZER

WINNER: Lobster Pot Bistro

2nd PLACE: Clearwater Wine Bar & Bistro
3rd PLACE: Cesare at the Beach


BEST ENTRÉE

WINNER: Watercolour Steakhouse & Grille

2nd PLACE: Rusty’s at the Sheraton
3rd PLACE: Casanova Restaurant

BEST DESSERT

WINNER: Shor-American Seafood Grill/Hyatt

2nd PLACE: Shepard’s Waterfront Restaurant
3rd PLACE: Marlin Darlin Key West Grill


BEST PIZZA ON THE BEACH

WINNER: Clearwater Wine Bar & Bistro

2nd PLACE: Gondolier Restaurant & Pizza
3rd PLACE: Clear Sky Cafe

BEST OVERALL EXPERIENCE

WINNER: Gondolier Italian Restaurant & Pizza

2nd PLACE: Clearwater Wine Bar & Bistro
3rd PLACE: Salt Rock Grill


BEST PRESENTATION EXPERIENCE

Canova Restaurant
CHAIRMAN’S AWARD

Whirlwind Events

BEST BOOTH AT BEACH WALK

Caretta’s at the Sandpearl