A panel of judges visited the restaurants during a three-day span. The panel of judges varied each day and included legendary coach Bela Karolyi, 1984 Olympic speedskating gold-medalist Johann Olav Koss, Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra, 2004 Olympic all-around champion Carly Patterson, 1984 Olympic gold-medalist and USA Gymnastics Board Chairman Peter Vidmar, and USA Gymnastics President Steve Penny.
The votes are in, and below are the awards, which were announced during the final day of competition of men's gymnastics by 1984 Olympic gold-medalist Peter Vidmar, Penny and Segarra. The awards bearing an individual's name represent his/her favorite dish.
Nutrition Award: Max Downtown
Most Creative Dish: Agave Grill
Carly Patterson Award: City Steam Brewery Café
Bela Karolyi Award: Feng Asian Bistro
Best Comfort Food: Salute Restaurant
Mayor's Award: DISH Bar & Grill