Important 2016 Award Deadlines:

  • September 1, 2015 – Nominations Open
  • November 9, 2015 -Nominations Close
  • November 30, 2015 – Finalists notified
  • December 11, 2015 – Judging takes place & Winners notified


Congratulations to the finalists for the VIBE VISTA Awards 2015! 

Multi-Unit Chain Restaurants

Best Beer     Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom, HMSHost,   Buffalo Wild Wings

Best Wine    The Palm Restaurant, Maggiano’s Little Italy, Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar

Best Spirits     Hard Rock Café, Red Robin Gourmet Burgers and Brews,  P.F. Chang’s

Best Menu    TGI Fridays, Hard Rock Café,  Smokey Bones Bar & Fire Grill

Best Alcohol Free    Hard Rock Café,  Barbeque Integrated Inc., TGI Fridays

Best Event or Promotion    Outback Steakhouse, The Melting Pot, Bertucci’s

Responsible Service      Dave & Buster’s

Hotels, Cruise Lines or Casinos

Best Beer    Royal Caribbean, International, Interstate Hotels

Best Wine   Hyatt Hotels and Resorts, Kimpton Hotels

Best Spirits   Celebrity Cruises, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts,  Caesars Entertainment

Best Menu  Bound Lobby Bar, Omni Hotels & Resorts, Interstate Hotels and Resorts

Best Event or Promotion   Hyatt Hotels and Resorts,   JW Marriott,   IHG



Honor the best of the best in hospitality program development. The VIBE Vista Award companies are judged on creating positive initiatives that spark beverage sales, innovations that contribute to operational efficiencies and training and service programs that lead to the highest quality standards and operational practices. The Awards recognize the creation, training, execution, management, and on-going positive results of an on-premise national chain company’s corporate beverage program.