3rd Wheel earned the title after collecting 36 percent of the vote to edge Rooster's Waterfront Restaurant of Clarkston, which earned 31 percent of the vote. Hogan's Pub in Clarkston was third with 20 percent of the vote.
3rd Wheel also won the award in 2016, but was edged by Hogan's in 2017. There were 415 votes cast this year during the nine-day voting period from Jan. 20-28. Inland 360 readers voted in the category at Inland360.com.
Rooster's and Hogan's were each named finalists in the category. The finalist designation is given to entrants that receive at least 10 percent of the reader vote. Rooster's received 127 votes, while Hogan's received 85 votes.
The complete results of the 2018 vote and all previous vote totals since the awards began in 2015 are available at https://inland360.com/the-360s/.
Next Up: Best Bakery. Voting is Feb. 3-11 at inland360.com. Last year's winner was Ronatta's Cakery in Orofino, which edged Goose House Bakery and the Moscow Food Co-op, both of Moscow.