Presenting the fifth and final poll in our run up to the James Beard Awards: Best Chef NYC. Currently, Babbo is favored to take home Outstanding Restaurant and Momofuku Ko, Best New Restaurant, while our readers are predicting Keith McNally will be named Outstanding Restaurateur and Dan Barber, Outstanding Chef. Now, a huge one: Best Chef NYC. All of the following nominees except Gabrielle Hamliton were up for this same award last year, and Brennan is a six-time nominee. Will he finally take it home for Picholine?
· Beard Predictions: Outstanding/Best New Restaurant [~E~]
· Beard Predictions: Who Will Win Outstanding Restaurateur/Chef? [~E~]