Food & Dining Readers’ Picks | Local Faves

Here are the readers’ picks winners and runners up for the Food & Dining category in the 2020 Local Faves contest.

Restaurant
Table Six Kitchen + Bar
6113 Whipple Ave. NW, North Canton, 330-305-1666, table6canton.com
Runner-up: Desert Inn

New Restaurant
Royal Docks Foeder House + Kitchen
2668 Easton St. NE, Canton, 330-353-9103, docks.beer
Runner-up: First Watch

Romantic Restaurant
Gervasi Vineyard
1700 55th St. NE, Canton, 330-497-1000, gervasivineyard.com
Runner-up: Desert Inn

Fine Dining
Gervasi Vineyard
1700 55th St. NE, Canton, 330-497-1000, gervasivineyard.com
Runner-up: Bender’s Tavern

Breakfast
Deli Ohio
328 Walnut Ave. NE, Canton, 330-453-7777, deliohio.com
Runner-up: Twisted Citrus

Brunch
Twisted Citrus
1649 N Main St., North Canton, 330-305-9680, thetwistedcitrus.com
Runner-up: Samantha’s on Portage

Lunch
Deli Ohio
328 Walnut Ave. NE, Canton, 330-453-7777, deliohio.com
Runner-up: Hazel & Rye Artisan Baking Co.

Soup/Salad
Deli Ohio
328 Walnut Ave. NE, Canton, 330-453-7777, deliohio.com
Runner-up: Grinder’s Above & Beyond

Appetizers
Table Six Kitchen + Bar
6113 Whipple Ave. NW, North Canton, 330-305-1666, table6canton.com
Runner-up: The Crush House

Dinner Dish
Cajun Shrimp Pasta at Kozmo’s Grille
37 First St. SW, Massillon, 330-832-8807, kozmosgrille.com
Runner-up: Steak on a Stick at John’s Bar & Grille

Family Restaurant
Tozzi’s on 12th in Canton
4210 12th St. NW, Canton, 330-477-7515, tozzison12th.com
Runner-up: Papa Gyros

Late-Night Eats
George’s Lounge
229 Cleveland Ave. NW, Canton, 330-452-0029, georgescanton.com
Runner-up: Swensons

Healthy Food
BAM! Healthy Cuisine
7160 Fulton Dr. NW, Canton, 330-880-0226; 2185 E Maple St., North Canton, 330-494-7136, bamhealthycuisine.com
Runner-up: Deli Ohio

Takeout
Deli Ohio
328 Walnut Ave. NE, Canton, 330-453-7777, deliohio.com
Runner-up: Thatsa Wrapp

Patio
Gervasi Vineyard
1700 55th St. NE, Canton, 330-497-1000, gervasivineyard.com
Runner-up: The Twisted Olive

Farmers’ Market
Plain Township Farmers’ Market
1714 Schneider St. NE, Canton, 330-492-4689, plaintownship.com/farmersmarket.aspx
Runner-up: Canton Farmers’ Market

Grocer
Fishers Foods
5215 Fulton Dr. NW, Jackson Twp. 4403 Cleveland Ave., Canton. 4401 Tuscarawas St. W, Canton. 8100 Cleveland Ave. NW, North Canton. 330-497-3000, fishersfoods.com
Runner-up: Buehler’s Fresh Foods

Seafood
Bender’s Tavern
137 Court Ave. SW, Canton, 330-453-8424, benderscanton.com
Runner-up: Tozzi’s on 12th

Asian Cuisine
Basil Asian Bistro
585 Market Ave. N, Canton, 330-452-3888, basilasianrestaurant.com
Runner-up: Jasmine Asian Bistro

Indian Cuisine
Bombay Sitar
5111 Fulton Dr. NW, Canton, 330-305-0671, bombaysitar.com
Runner-up: Kabab and Curry

Italian Cuisine
Tozzi’s on 12th in Canton
4210 12th St. NW, Canton, 330-477-7515, tozzison12th.com
Runner-up: Lucca

Mediterranean Cuisine
Desert Inn
204 12th St. NW, Canton, 330-456-1766, desertinncanton.com
Runner-up: Aladdin’s Eatery

Mexican Cuisine
Pancho’s Southwestern Grill
4335 Massillon Rd., North Canton, 330-896-1991, panchosgrille.com
Runner-up: El Campesino

Sandwich
Deli Ohio
328 Walnut Ave. NE, Canton, 330-453-7777, deliohio.com
Runner-up: Melt Bar & Grilled

Burger
Loby’s Bar & Grille
4736 Hills and Dales Rd. NW, Canton, 330-479-9860, lobysbar.com
Runner-up: George’s Lounge

Fries or Chips
Heggy’s Nut Shop
3200 Tuscarawas St. W, Canton, 330-454-6611, heggysnutshop.com
Runner-up: Thatsa Wrapp

Pizza
Lindsey’s Pizza
2827 Whipple Ave NW, Canton, 330-477-3800, lindseyspizza.com
Runner-up: Angello’s 2 Go

Steak
Tozzi’s on 12th
4210 12th St. NW, Canton, 330-477-7515, tozzison12th.com
Runner-up: Bocca Grande Italian Steakhouse

Wings/BBQ
Sister’s Soul Food
900 Harrison Ave. SW, Canton, 330-458-1281
Runner-up: Roosters Wings

Dessert
Taggart’s Ice Cream
1401 Fulton Rd. NW, Canton, 330-452-6844; 107 S Main St., Magnolia, 330-866-9344, taggartsicecream.com
Runner-up: Grinder’s Above & Beyond

Ice Cream
Pav’s Creamery
708 S Main St., North Canton, 330-472-3348, pavscreamery.com
Runner-up: Taggart’s Ice Cream Parlor & Restaurant

Chocolates
Heggy’s Nut Shop
3200 Tuscarawas St. W, Canton, 330-454-6611, heggysnutshop.com
Runner-up: Ben Wollenberg Chocolates & Nuts

Bakery
Little Chunk of Goodness
littlechunkofgoodness.com
Runner-up: Johnnie’s Bakery

Donuts
Dough Co.
4742 Hills and Dales Rd. NW, Canton, 330-827-0700
Runner-up: Peace, Love and Little Donuts Canal Fulton

Coffee Shop
Walkie Talkie Espresso & Coffee
504 15th St. NW, Canton, 330-353-8494, walkietalkiecoffee.square.site
Runner-up: Muggswigz Coffee & Tea Co.

Happy Hour
The Crush House
1700 55th St. NE, Canton, 330-497-1000, gervasivineyard.com
Runner-up: Table Six Kitchen + Bar

Neighborhood Bar
Loby’s Bar & Grille
4736 Hills and Dales Rd. NW, Canton, 330-479-9860, lobysbar.com
Runner-up: George’s Lounge

Brewery
Royal Docks Brewing Co.
Taproom + Kitchen: 7162 Fulton Dr. NW, Canton, 330-353-9103; Brewhouse + Cannery (Events): 5646 Wales Ave. NW, Massillon, 330-353-9103; Foeder House + Kitchen: 2668 Easton St. NE, Canton, 330-353-9103; Akron-Canton Airport (CAK Taproom): 5400 Lauby Rd., North Canton, 330-499-7974, docks.beer
Runner-up: UnHitched Brewing Co.

Beer Selection
The Auricle
201 Cleveland Ave. NW, Canton, 330-353-8694, Find The Auricle – Venue & Bar on Facebook
Runner-up: The Barrel Room

Craft Cocktails
Table Six Kitchen + Bar
6113 Whipple Ave. NW, North Canton, 330-305-1666, table6canton.com
Runner-up: The Still House at Gervasi Vineyard

Winery
Gervasi Vineyard
1700 55th St. NE, Canton, 330-497-1000, gervasivineyard.com
Runner-up: Maize Valley Winery & Craft Brewery

Wine List
Gervasi Vineyard
1700 55th St. NE, Canton, 330-497-1000, gervasivineyard.com
Runner-up: The Barrel Room

Where to buy

The Repository
Select Rite Aid Stores
Spee-D Foods
Buehler's Fresh Foods
Fishers Foods, including 44th Street NW, Tuscarawas St. W, Fulton Drive, Lincoln Way E. and Cleveland Ave. NW locations
Aultman Hospital Gift Shop
Mercy Medical Center Gift Shop
Gervasi Vineyard Marketplace
Carpe Diem Coffee Shop, downtown Canton and Belden Village Mall locations
News Depot
Avenue Arts Marketplace
Yum Yum Tree Alliance
Grapes in a Glass