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Mar
04
PIER 22 Wins Best Manatee Caterer & 18 Other Readers' Choice Awards

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PIER 22 Wins Best Manatee Caterer & 18 Other Readers' Choice Awards

Local restaurant and venue PIER 22 Restaurant, Patio and Ballroom received an unprecedented number of first place and finalist wins in the 2019 Readers' Choice poll organized by the Herald-Tribune.

PIER 22 dominated the polls as fans voted the restaurant an 18-time Readers' Choice winner according to results from the Herald-Tribune's 2019 contest.

At a gathering held last week, members of PIER 22 leadership accepted several honors. Their first-place awards consisted of Best Caterer, Best Waterfront Restaurant, Best Restaurant With A View, Best Wedding Venue, Best Wine Tasting, Best Sushi, Best Martini, Best Specialty Cocktail and Most Romantic Restaurant. Finalist awards included Best Happy Hour, Best Wedding Planner, Best Bakery, Best Brunch, Best Early Bird Dinner, Best All Around Restaurant, Best Lunch, Best Outdoor Restaurant, Best Seafood, and Best Margarita.

The number and variety of awards collected by the team help draw attention to the impressiveness of the brand's offering. It's clear that PIER 22 is more than simply a restaurant as its notoriety as a historical wedding space and full-service catering company continue to grow.

Executive Chef Greg Campbell said that "We couldn't have done it without our amazing fans and we can't thank them enough for their tremendous support!"

The Manatee Readers’ Choice Contest organized by the Herald-Tribune is an annual survey of its readership to determine the county’s best businesses. The complete results for winners and finalists can be viewed online on the publisher's website.

About PIER 22
PIER 22 Restaurant, Patio & Catering is genuine Bradenton and sits directly on the beautiful Manatee River surrounded by the Twin Dolphin Marina. PIER 22 provides guests with scratch-cooked meals and authentic waterfront dining experiences 365 days per year. From casual meals on the patio to upscale dining, PIER 22 offers a welcoming ambiance for all guests to enjoy. With rooms for every occasion, PIER 22 can accommodate your party or event with up to 300 guests. Learn more online at https://pier22dining.com.