Local Faves | Food & Dining Readers’ Picks

Readers voted and the results are in—here are your Local Faves in food & dining!

Fave restaurant: Lucca  

228 Fourth St. NW, Canton, 330-456-2534 | luccadowntown.com

Runner-up: Basil Asian Bistro

Breakfast: Samantha’s on Portage 

4954 Portage St. NW, North Canton, 330-499-9700 | samanthas-restaurant.com

Runner-up: Arcadia Grille

Brunch: Twisted Citrus 

1649 N Main St., North Canton, 330-305-9680 | 5382 Fulton Dr. NW, Canton, 330-409-9250 | thetwistedcitrus.com

Runner-up: Samantha’s on Portage

Lunch: Thatsa Wrapp

600 Sixth St. NW, Canton, 330-452-9727 | thatsawrapp.net

Runner-up: Deli Ohio

Soup and/or salad: Deli Ohio

328 Walnut Ave. NE, Canton, 330-453-7777 | 706 S Main St., North Canton, 234-714-9055 | deliohio.com

Runner-up: Thatsa Wrapp

Appetizer or small plates: Grapes in a Glass 

575 Market Ave. N, Canton, 330-453-9463 | 50shadesofvine.com

Runner-up: Table Six Kitchen + Bar

Family restaurant: Canal Grille

2223 Locust St. S, Canal Fulton, 330-854-3600 | canalgrille.com

Runner-up: Papa Bears

Late-night eats: George’s Lounge 

229 Cleveland Ave. NW, Canton, 330-452-0029 | georgescanton.com

Healthy food and/or vegetarian: BAM! Healthy Cuisine 

2185 E Maple St., North Canton, 330-494-7136 | 7160 Fulton Dr. NW, Canton, 330-880-0226 | bamhealthycuisine.com

Runner-up: Baja West Coast Kitchen

Take out or delivery: Italo’s Pizza

3560 Middlebranch Rd. NE, Canton, 330-455-6428 | 2932 Cleveland Ave. SW, Canton, 330-484-4828 | 2512 Harrison Ave. NW, Canton, 330-454-6565. | 703 N Main St., North Canton, 330-494-0911 | italospizza.com

Runner-up: Lindsay’s Pizza

Outdoor patio or al fresco dining: Gervasi Vineyard  

1700 55th St. NE, Canton, 330-497-1000 | gervasivineyard.com

Runner-up: Papa Bears

Farmers’ market: Canton Farmers’ Market 

222 Market Ave. N, Canton, 330-458-2072 | cantonfarmersmarket.com

Local grocer: Buehler’s Fresh Foods

7138 Fulton Dr. NW, Canton, 330-834-3400 | 2226 Lincoln Way NW, Massillon, 330-833-2600 | buehlers.com

Runner-up: Fishers Foods

Seafood: Lucca 

228 Fourth St. NW, Canton, 330-456-2534 | luccadowntown.com

Runner-up: Bender’s Tavern

Asian cuisine: Jasmine Asian Bistro

1122 30th St. NW, Canton, 330-493-3331 |  jasmineasianbistro.com

Runner-up: Basil Asian Bistro

Indian cuisine: Kabab & Curry

5114 Whipple Ave. NW, Canton, 330-492-2060 | kababandcurryindiancuisine.com

Runner-up: Bombay Sitar

Italian cuisine: Lucca  

228 Fourth St. NW, Canton, 330-456-2534 | luccadowntown.com

Runner-up: Papa Bears

Mediterranean cuisine: Desert Inn 

204 12th St. NW, Canton, 330-456-1766 | desertinncanton.com

Runner-up: Papa Gyros

Mexican cuisine: El Campesino 

3520 Cleveland Ave. NW, Canton, 330-493-9801 | 4048 Lincoln Way E, Massillon, 330-477-8731 | el-campesino.com

Runner-up: El Rincon

Sandwich: Deli Ohio  

328 Walnut Ave. NE, Canton, 330-453-7777 | 706 S Main St., North Canton, 234-714-9055 | deliohio.com

Runner-up: The Rail

Burger: The Rail  

4347 Belden Village St. NW, Canton, 330-497-7550 | therailburger.com

Runner-up: George’s Lounge

French fries or potato chips: The Rail 

4347 Belden Village St. NW, Canton, 330-497-7550 | therailburger.com

Runner-up: Woody’s Rootbeer Stand

Pizza: Michael D’s

1411 Whipple Ave. NW, Canton, 330-477-1000 | demariospizza.net

Runner-up: Pizza Oven

Steak: Sparta Steak House & Lounge

1101 12th St. NW, Canton, 330-454-6343 | spartasteakhouseandlounge.com

Runner-up: Longhorn Steakhouse

Wings & BBQ: Mission BBQ

4490 Everhard Rd. NW, Canton, 234-209-9913 | mission-bbq.com

Runner-up: Old Carolina Barbecue Co.

Dessert: 4 Cookie Divas

330-327-0103 | 4 Cookie Divas- Cookie Co. on Facebook

Runner-up: Taggart’s Ice Cream Parlor & Restaurant

Ice Cream: Taggart’s Ice Cream Parlor & Restaurant

1401 Fulton Rd. NW, Canton, 330-452-6844 | 107 S Main St., Magnolia, 330-866-9344 | taggartsicecream.com

Runner-up: Milk & Honey

Chocolates, candy & nuts: Ben Heggy’s Candy Co. 

743 Cleveland Ave. NW, Canton, 330-455-7703 | heggys.com

Runner-up: Ben Wollenberg Chocolates

Bakery: JAA Dessert Studio and Café

532 Cleveland Ave. NW, Canton, 234-804-6097 | JAA LLC on Facebook

Runner-up: Johnny’s Bakery

Cupcakes: Katy’s Kreations

1900 Whipple Ave. NW, Canton, 330-808-6337 | Katy’s Kreations on Facebook

Runner-up: Nom Nom Cupcake Factory

Donuts: Peace, Love & Little Donuts of Canal Fulton 

2378 Locust St. S, Canal Fulton, 330-970-9130 | peaceloveandlittledonuts.com

Runner-up: Johnny’s Bakery

Coffee shop: Carpe Diem Coffee Shop

215 Market Ave. N, Canton, 330-455-2326 | carpediemcoffeeshop.com

Runner-up: Canal Fulton Speak Easy

Happy hour: The Barrel Room

7901 Cleveland Ave. NW, North Canton, 330-244-1535 | barrelroomwinebar.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: Harmon’s Pub

Brewery: Royal Docks Brewing Co. 

7162 Fulton Dr. NW, Canton, 330-353-9103 | docks.beer

Runner-up: Canton Brewing Co.

Beer selection: The Auricle 

601 Cleveland Ave. NW, Canton, 330-353-8694 | theauricle.net

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 Crush House

Winery: Gervasi Vineyard  

1700 55th St. NE, Canton, 330-497-1000 |  gervasivineyard.com

Runner-up: Maize Valley

Wine list: Grapes in a Glass  

575 Market Ave. N, Canton, 330-453-9463 | 50shadesofvine.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