« Back to article: Houston restaurant of the year, top chefs, and more revealed at 2016 Tastemaker Awards

Pax Americana dining room with crowd
Pax Americana wins Restaurant of the Year and Chef of the Year. Pax Americana/Facebook
Graham Laborde Bernadine's Tastemakers
Rising Star Chef of the Year Graham Laborde. Photo by Aleesia Fuselier Thomas
State of Grace brunch spread
An appealing menu helped State of Grace win Best New Restaurant. Photo by Julie Soefer
Fluff Bake Bar
Pastry Chef of the Year Rebecca Masson with assistants Russell van Kraayenburg and Kimberly Margioni (aka, The Ninja).  Photo by Eric Sandler
Terry Williams Anvil
Bartender of the Year Terry Williams. Photo by Julie Soefer
Saint Arnold Art Car IPA
Art Car IPA is just one of the reasons Saint Arnold won Brewery of the Year. Courtesy photo
Public Services
Bar of the Year Public Services Wine & Whisky. Public Services/Facebook
Arthur Ave Helen Evan Turner
Sommelier of the Year Evan Turner. Photo by Shannon O’Hara