Wine Spectator Awards

Wine Spectator Awards


Screaming Eagle Restaurant-Lounge had been honored for its outstanding wine program in Wine Spectator’s 2016 Restaurant Wine List Awards and made the list yet again for 2017! The restaurant is recognized among other winners from all over the globe as a top destination for wine lovers.

“On behalf of Wine Spectator, I’m thrilled to congratulate each and every award-winning restaurant. They should be very proud,” said Marvin R. Shanken, Editor and Publisher, Wine Spectator in a personal note.

Wine Spectator began its program to recognize the world’s best wine lists in 1981 with three levels of recognition:

  • the Award of Excellence 2,414 winners in 2016
  • the Best of Award of Excellence 1,093 winners in 2016
  • the Grand Award 88 winners  in 2016 which seven of were first timers

2016 Screaming Eagle Restaurant-Lounge won the AWARD OF EXCELLENCE for the first time. The Award of Excellence recognizes restaurants whose wine lists feature a well-chosen assortment of quality producers along with a thematic match to the menu in both price and style.



The complete list of award winners is available online at the newly minted website where visitors can search and access exclusive content on the more than 3,500 restaurants. The full list is also available for free on iOS via the Restaurant Awards app, which allows users to look for dining spots in any location with maps, choosing by wine strengths, cuisine type, pricing and more.

Follow the Restaurant Awards on Twitter and Instagram, and join the conversation by using #WSRestaurantAward.

About Wine Spectator
Wine Spectator is the world’s leading authority on wine. Anchored by Wine Spectator magazine, a print publication that reaches more than 3 million readers worldwide, the brand also encompasses the Web’s most comprehensive wine site (, mobile platforms and a series of signature events. Wine Spectator examines the world of wine from the vineyard to the table, exploring wine’s role in contemporary culture and delivering expert reviews of more than 18,000 wines each year. Parent company M. Shanken Comm., Inc., also publishes Cigar AficionadoWhisky Advocate, Market WatchShanken News Daily and Shanken’s Impact Newsletter.