1999 JAMES BEARD FOUNDATION AWARDS
1999 JAMES BEARD FOUNDATION/CHEF & SERVICE AND DESIGN AWARDS
Winners were announced at a ceremony on May 3rd, 1999
HUDSON VALLEY FOIE GRAS OUTSTANDING WINE SERVICE AWARD
A restaurant that displays and encourages excellence in wine service through a well-presented wine list,
knowledgeable staff and efforts to educate customers about wine. Restaurant must have been in operation at least five years.

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Ambria
Wine Director:
Robert Bansberg
2300 N. Lincoln Park West, Chicago, IL 60614
773-472-5959
Café Annie
Wine Director:
Robert Del Grande
1728 Post Oak Blvd., Houston, TX 77056
713-840-1111
Campanile
Wine Director:
Claudio Blotta
624 S. La Brea Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90036
323-938-1447
Mansion on Turtle Creek
Wine Directors:
Pierre Beloeil & Kent Rice
2821 Turtle Creek Blvd., Dallas, TX 75219
214-559-2100
AWARD WINNER!
Union Square Café
Wine Director:
Karen King
21 East 16th Street, New York, NY 10003
212-243-4020

HUDSON VALLEY FOIE GRAS OUTSTANDING WINE AND SPIRITS PROFESSIONAL AWARD
A winemaker, brewer or spirits professional who has made significant
national impact in the wine and spirits industry. Must have been in profession at least five years.

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Kermit Lynch
Kermit Lynch
Wine Merchants
1605 San Pablo Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94702
510-524-1524
Fritz Maytag
Anchor Brewing Co.
1705 Mariposa Street, San Francisco, CA 94107
415-863-8350
AWARD WINNER!
Frank Prial
The New York Times
229 West 43rd Street, New York, NY 10036
(212) 556-1234
Larry Stone
Rubicon
558 Sacramento St., San Francisco, CA 94111
415-434-4100
Helen Turley
Turley/Marcassin Winery
3358 St. Helena Hwy., St. Helena, CA 94581
707-963-0940

RUMS OF PUERTO RICO OUTSTANDING SERVICE AWARD
A restaurant who demonstrates high standards
of hospitality and service. Must have been in operation for the past five years

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Chanterelle
Owners: Karen &
David Waltuck
2 Harrison Street, New York, NY 10013
212-966-6960
Charlie Trotter's
Owner: Charlie Trotter
816 W. Armitage Avenue, Chicago, IL 60614
773-248-6228
Le Bec-Fin
Owner: Georges Perrier
1523 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102
215-567-1000
AWARD WINNER!
Le Bernardin
Owners: Maguy Le Coze & Eric Ripert
155 W. 51st Street, New York, NY 10019
212-489-1515
Patina
Owners: Christine & Joachim Splichal
5955 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90038
213-467-1108

OUTSTANDING RESTAURANT DESIGN
For the best restaurant design or renovation in North America since January 1, 1997

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Designers: Bill Peterson & Carol Swedlow
Design Firm: PNB Design
Address: 526 West 26th St., #616, New York, NY 10001
Telephone: 212-255-3981
Project: Ideya Restaurant
Address: 349 West Broadway, New York, NY 10013
Designers: Pia Provost & Charles Swerz
Design Firm: CPS Design, Inc
Address: 41 Union Square, W #1625, New York, NY 10003
Telephone: 212-627-4222
Project: La Fourchette
Address: 1608 First Avenue, New York, NY 10028
AWARD WINNER!
Designers: Mark Cavagnero, Karen Gibb & Roslyn Cole
Design Firm: Mark Cavagnero Assoc.
Address: 1045 Sansome St. #420, San Francisco, CA 94111
Telephone: 415-956-0666
Project: MC Squared
Address: 470 Pacific Ave., San Francisco, CA 94133

OUTSTANDING RESTAURANT GRAPHICS
For the best restaurant graphics executed in North America since January 1, 1997

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Designers: Louise Fili & Mary Jane Callister
Design Firm: Louise Fili, LTD.
Address: 156 Fifth Avenue, #925, New York, NY 10010
Telephone: 212-989-9153
Project: Bolivar
Address: 206 East 60th Street, New York, NY 10022
Designers: Cliff Morgan & David Hughes
Design Firm: Level
Address: 2436 Foothill Blvd., #1, Calistoga, CA 94515
Telephone: 707-942-4568
Project: Bouchon
Address: 6534 Washington Street, Yountville, CA 94599
AWARD WINNER!
Designers: James Propp & Robert Guerin
Design Firm: Propp & Guerin
Address: 550 15th Street, PH, San Francisco, CA 94103
Telephone: 415-558-0550
Project: MC Squared
Address: 470 Pacific Street, San Francisco, CA 94103

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