Congratulations, winners! As in years past, VirtualVallarta.com began polling readers mid december of last year about their favorite eateries in town. Voting continued until June 15, 2011, at which point, 1,490 people participated on the poll. Several restaurants remained popular among voters, and there are some new ones on this year’s winning list. A complete list follows. To learn more about each winning restaurant, please click here.

Best Overall:

No Way José!
Runner-Ups: Daiquiri Dick’s • Trio

Best Gourmet:

Café des Artistes
Runner-Ups: Trio • La Palapa

Best Moderate:

No Way José!
Runner-Ups: Vitea • El Arrayán

Best Inexpensive:

Joe Jack’s Fish Shack
Runner-Ups: Café de Olla • Cheeky Monkey

Best Service:

Daiquiri Dick’s
Runner-Ups: Trio • No Way Jose!

Best Riviera Nayarit:

Mark’s Bar and Grill

Best New Restaurant:

Taste @ Casa Cupula

Best Wine List:

Café des Artistes

Best Coffee Shop:

Dee’s Coffee Company

Best Breakfast:

Freddy’s Tucan

Most Romantic:

La Palapa

Best Outdoor:

Daiquiri Dick’s

Best Sunset:

La Palapa

Best Takeout:

The Deli

Best Mexican:

El Arrayán

Best Italian:

La Piazzetta

Best Asian:

Archie’s Wok

Best Grill & Steak House:

Thierry’s Prime Steak House

Best Burger:

Joe Jack’s

Best Tortilla Soup:

Ernesto’s Good Grub

Best Taquería:

Pepe’s Tacos

Best Seafood:

Joe Jack’s

Best Spanish:

Barcelona

Best Bakery:

Pie in the Sky

Best Ice Cream Shop:

Pianeta Gelato

Best Margarita:

Daiquiri Dick’s

Best Martini Bar:

Garbo