Restaurants with a Per Person Check Average of More Than $30 Honorable Mention:
Girl and the Goat, Chicago
Specifying Team: Stephanie Izard, chef/owner, The Girl and the Goat; Michael Gold, sales rep, Edward Don & Company; Skip Casper, principal, Casper Marketing; Michael Totah, owner, The Wheel Soneware; Shannon Fultz, account manager, Libbey Glassware; Tonya Wheeler, regional manager, Corby Hall Flatware
China: Hall China, Homer Laughlin (Rolled Edge, Mediterranean Platters) and Wheel Stoneware
Flatware: Corby Hall (Laredo)
Glassware: Dudson (Solo stemless wine glasses), Steelite (stemless wine glasses, Bodega and Ypsilon), Libbey (Nob Hill, Catalina) and Cardinal (Coupe martini)
Worth Mentioning: The actual table has a nice rustic feel, which supports the restaurant's identity and tapas style of service. Our judges liked the communal table that the restaurant can use for groups or seating individual groups alongside one another. All in all, the individual items of this tabletop flow together well.