And the semifinalist nominations for national recognition are in.
The James Beard Foundation announced its list of semifinalists for the 2024 restaurant and chef awards.
Nominees will be announced on Wednesday, April 3, and winners will be announced at the James Beard Restaurant and Chef Awards Ceremony on Monday, June 10, at the Lyric Opera of Chicago.
Check out the list of semifinalist nominees across South Carolina below:
Best New Restaurant
Outstanding Pastry Chef or Baker
Outstanding Wine and Other Beverages Program
Best Chef: Southeast (Georgia, Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and West Virginia)
The 2024 restaurant and chef semifinalists are recognized across 22 categories.
Established in 1990 and first awarded in 1991, the James Beard Foundation’s Restaurant and Chef Awards are one of five separate recognition programs of the James Beard Awards. The awards recognize exceptional talent and achievement in the culinary arts, hospitality, media and broader food system.n