The CultureMap Tastemaker Awards are an annual celebration of the talent in Houston's food and drink community, as selected by their peers. Our mission is to shine a spotlight on the people making the city's restaurant scene special and honor their innovation, energy and creativity.
Best Neighborhood Restaurant
Best Rising Star Chef
Best Pastry Chef
Best Sommelier/Beverage Director
Best Chinatown Restaurant
Best New Interior Design
As we head toward the big celebration on May 8, we will introduce you to the deserving nominees in the above categories. The editorial special series will culminate in the announcement of the winners, on the day of the event.