Best Of Niseko Winners Announced

By 10th April 2011 August 27th, 2013 Uncategorized

The 2010/11 season Best of Niseko winners have now been announced, after the largest ever numbers of votes were tallied.

Voters recognised The Barn’s new chef and management with it just pipping Sekka Dining for the best fine-dining restaurant. Rin and the Gyu+ bar (fridge door) were repeat winners in the Izakaya and Bar categories. Elvis’ Kebab was popular with voters taking out the best meal under ¥1,000 and running a very close second to the Green Curry Van for Best Street Food Van. Sekka Deli took out the best coffee category in a close vote from Downtown Café with new player Rhythm’s Gloorius Coffee also polling well. Rhythm were not left empty handed though, taking out the Best Retail category

Look out for the “Powderlife’s Best of Niseko” stickers on display at winning businesses.

Full list of winners:

Best fine-dining restaurant? The Barn

Best Izakaya? Rin

Best Bar? Gyu+

Best Coffee? Sekka Deli

Best Retail Shop? Rhythm

Best Meal Under ¥1000? Elvis Kebab

Best Street-Food Van? Green Curry Van

Best Cocktail? Jet Li @ Barumba

Best Bartender? Hachi @ the Barn

Best Backcountry Guide? Sam Kerr (Ren) from Niseko Extreme

Best Place for a First Date? The Gondola

Best Place to Take a First-timer? The Peak

Best Onsen? Yugokurotei, Annupuri

Best Ski Run? Annupuri Bowls

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