When it comes to dining out, the Shuswap has its share of outstanding options.
Readers of Okanagan Life have once again chosen their favourite places to wine, dine and have a good time for the magazine’s Best Restaurants: 21st Annual Readers Choice Awards.
The Shuswap falls in the North region, which includes Salmon Arm, Sicamous, Enderby, Vernon, Oyama and Lumby. Local winners in this region include:
Best buffet – 2nd place: Aquatico Bay, Prestige Harbourfront Resort; Best place for a party – 2nd: Barley Station Brew Pub; Best desserts and sweets – 2nd: Shuswap Pie Company;
Best ice cream/gelato – 1st: D Dutchmen Dairy; Best soup – 2nd: Blue Canoe Bakery & Café; Best family restaurant – 1st: Boston Pizza; Best late night bite (after 9 p.m.) – 3rd: Boston Pizza; Best pizza – 2nd: Panago, 3rd: Boston Pizza; Best poultry – 2nd: KFC;
Best sandwich/wrap/panini – 3rd: Subway;
In the Best brewery category, encompassing all of the regions, Crannog Ales came in fifth.