1999 Simply the Best Food & Dining Winners

Bagel

Simply the Best

Chesapeake Bagel Bakery

Second Place: Ressler’s Bagel and Deli
Third Place:
Bob’s Bagels
Honorable Mention:
Bagel Lovers

Bakery

Simply the Best

The Pennsylvania Bakery

Second Place: The Dingeldein Bakery
Third Place:
Schenk’s Pastry Shoppe
Honorable Mention:
Cocoa Beanery

Best All Around Dining

Simply the Best (Tie)

Progress Grill

Tavern on the Hill

Second Place: Kosta’s
Third
Place: Al Mediterraneo
Honorable
Mention: Visaggio’s Ristorante

Breakfast

Simply the Best

The Hershey Pantry

Second Place: Colonial Park Diner
Third Place:
The Circular Dining Room
Honorable Mention:
Bob Evans Restaurant

Brew Pub

Simply the Best

Appalachian Brewing Company

Second Place: Market Cross Pub
Third Place:
Troegs Brewing Company
Honorable Mention:
Gingerbread Man

Burger

Simply the Best

Glass Lounge Restaurant

Second Place: Burger King
Third
Place: The Jackson House
Honorable
Mention: Wendy’s

Business Dinner

Simply the Best

Maverick

Second Place: Tavern on the Hill
Third
Place: Stocks on Second
Honorable
Mention: Catalano’s Lounge and Restaurant

Caterer

Simply the Best

Kitchenworks Caterers Inc.

Second Place: JDK Catering
Third
Place: Magaro’s
Honorable
Mention: Premier Caterers

Chinese

Simply the Best

Chef Wong’s Chinese Restaurant

Second Place: Evergreen II
Third
Place: The Great Wall
Honorable
Mention: Ho Wah

City Restaurant

Simply the Best

Stock’s on 2nd

Second Place: Firehouse Restaurant
Third
Place: Scott’s Bar and Grille
Honorable
Mention: The Golden Sheaf

Crabcake

Simply the Best

Progress Grill

Second Place: Country Oven
Third
Place: Maverick
Honorable
Mention: Tavern on the Hill

Dessert

Simply the Best

Circular Dining Room at the Hotel Hershey

Second Place: Fountain Café at the Hotel Hershey
Third
Place: Café on Market
Honorable
Mention (tie): Gullifty’s Restaurant & Kosta’s

Diner

Simply the Best

Colonial Park Diner

Second Place: West Shore Diner
Third
Place: Camp Hill Diner
Honorable
Mention: Summerdale Diner

Established Restaurant / Casual

Simply the Best

Café on Market

Second Place: Fountain Café at the Hotel Hershey
Third Place:
Progress Grille
Honorable Mention (tie):
Appleby’s & Cantone’s Southern Italian Ristorante

Established Restaurant / Fine Dining

Simply the Best

Circular Dining Room at The Hotel Hershey

Second Place: Visaggio’s
Third
Place: Tavern on the Hill
Honorable
Mention: Empire Goblal

Hoagie / Sub / Sandwich

Simply the Best

Sandwich Man

Second Place: Subway
Third
Place: Philadelphia Steak and Hoagies
Honorable
Mention: Isaac’s Deli

Hot Dog

Simply the Best

The Spot

Second Place: Jimmy the Hot Dog King
Third
Place: Hamilton’s
Honorable
Mention (tie): Downtown vendors & Sheetz

Indian

Simply the Best

Passage to India

Italian

Simply the Best

Vissagio’s

Second Place: Gabriella’s Italian Ristorante
Third
Place: Rillo’s
Honorable
Mention: Cantone’s Southern Italian Ristorante

Japanese

Simply the Best

Benihana of Tokyo

Second Place: Fuji Do
Third
Place: Tokoyo Diner

Mexican

Simply the Best

El Rodeo

Second Place: Casa Chica
Third
Place: Chi Chi’s
Honorable
Mention: Herby’s El Mexicano Restaurant

New Restaurant / Casual

Simply the Best

The FireHouse

Second Place: Doc Holliday’s
Third
Place: The Hub

New Restaurant / Fine Dining

Simply the Best

Empire Global

Second Place: Stock’s on 2nd
Third
Place: Maxwell’s Parkside Café
Honorable
Mention: Gibraltar

Pizza

Simply the Best

Pizza Hut

Second Place: Papa John’s Pizza
Third
Place: Jo Jo Pizzeria
Honorable
Mention: Santo’s Pizza East

Power Lunch

Simply the Best

Stocks on Second

Second Place: Maverick
Third
Place: Catalano’s Lounge and Restaurant
Honorable
Mention: Kosta’s

Sunday Brunch

Simply the Best

Circular Dining Room at the Hotel Hershey

Second Place: The Harrisburg Hilton & Towers
Third
Place: Kosta’s
Honorable
Mention: The Marriott

Thai

Simply the Best

Bangkok Wok

Second Place: Royal Thai
Third
Place (tie): Amy’s Thai
Third
Place (tie): Lemon Grass

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