The votes are in! In our ninth-annual Feast 50 issue, we’re highlighting the Columbia, Missouri, winners and runners-up across 50 categories in the Feast 50 Awards, as voted by you in our readers’ choice poll.

Editor's Note: Past year's winners were not up for consideration in the following five categories: Chef of the Year, Restaurant of the Year, Rising Star, Pastry Chef and Mixologist. To be considered for New Restaurant: Past Year, restaurants must have opened between December 2018 and December 2019.

Assistant Editor

Kasey Carlson is the assistant editor of Feast Magazine. She loves to cook, is obsessed with plants and is on a quest to try every bao she can find.

Jessica is a freelance writer based in Columbia, Missouri. She lives by the words of M.F.K. Fisher: "First we eat, then we do everything else."