Bexley News

Winners of Taste of Bexley honors named

The winners of the 2013 Taste of Bexley People's Choice and Judge's Choice Awards were named last week by the event's sponsor, the Bexley Area Chamber of Commerce.

The winner of the People's Choice Award is G. Michael's Bistro & Bar.

In the Judge's Choice Awards, G. Michael's Bistro & Bar won Gold Spoon, the Top Steakhouse won Silver Spoon and Thirsty Turtle Tavern took Bronze Spoon. Sweet Thing Gourmet won the Best Dessert award.

Twenty-three local eateries took part in the annual Taste of Bexley, held Oct. 14, at Franklin Park Conservatory.

The celebrity judges who selected the Judge's Choice Awards were Johnny DiLoretto, Gateway Film Center; Joe Blundo, Columbus Dispatch; Dimitrius Stanley, BrightStar, Source Fitness and former Ohio State University football athlete; Shelley Mann, Umami Consulting; Steve Biro "The Coach," Woody Hayes impersonator; and Bexley Mayor Ben Kessler.