Best Fish and Chips Winner: The Red Shed Runner-Up: Rudders Seafood Restaurant & Brew Pub Best Poutine Winner: The Red Shed Runner-Up: Rudders Seafood Restaurant & Brew Pub Best Breakfast Winner: The Shanty Café Runner-Up: Café Brioche d’Or Best Place to Have a Coffee Winner: SIP Café Runner-Up: The Shanty Café Best Dessert Winner: Rudders Seafood Restaurant & Brew Pub Runner-Up: The Shanty Café Best Pastry Winner: Bailey’s Bakery, Seafood & Grill Runner-Up: Café Brioche d’Or Best Beach Winner: Port Maitland Beach Runner-Up: John’s Cove Beach Best Event Winner: Yarmouth Seafest Runner-Up: Yarmouth Classic Car Show Best Visitor Experience Winner: The Song of the Paddle Runner-Up: Cape Forchu Lightstation Best Burger Winner: The Red Shed Runner-Up:: Rudders Seafood Restaurant & Brew Pub Best Seafood Winner: Rudders Seafood Restaurant & Brew Pub Runner-Up: The Red Shed Best Walking Trail Winner: Leif Erikson Park Trail Runner-Up: Yarmouth Waterfront Best Farmers Market Stall Winner: Emilia’s Smoothies Runner Up: Victor Thibault B&T Orchards Best Art Gallery Winner: Yarmouth Waterfront Gallery Runner-Up: Art Gallery of Nova Scotia Western Branch Best Campground Winner: Ellenwood Lake Provincial Park Runner-Up: Castle Lake Campground & Cottages Best Inn or B&B Winner: Ye Olde Argyler Lodge Runner-Up: MacKinnon-Cann Inn Best Customer Service Winner: The Red Shed Runner-Up: The Shanty Café Best Museum Winner: Yarmouth County Museum and Archives Runner-Up: W. Lawrence Sweeney Fisheries Museum Best Place for a First Date Winner: Rudders Seafood Restaurant & Brew Pub Runner-Up: The Shanty Café Best Place to Go Swimming Winner: Ellenwood Lake Provincial Park Runner-Up: Port Maitland Beach Best Place to Walk Your Dog Winner: Ellenwood Lake Provincial Park Runner-Up: Yarmouth Waterfront Best Pizza Winner: Jake’s Family Restaurant Runner-Up: Pizza Villa Best Corner Store Winner: Carl’s Store Runner-Up: Toots Best Place to See Live Music Winner: Coal Shed Music Festival Runner-Up: Rudders Seafood Restaurant & Brew Pub Best Beer Selection Winner: Rudders Seafood Restaurant & Brew Pub Runner-Up: The Shanty Cafe Best Place to View the Night Sky Winner: Deep Sky Eye Observatory Runner-Up: Cape Forchu Lightstation Best Patio Winner: Rudders Seafood Restaurant & Brew Pub Runner-Up: The Shanty Cafe Best Antiques and Collectibles Winner: Yaciuk’s Antiques Runner-Up: Warehouse 78 Best Attraction Winner: Cape Forchu Lightstation Runner-Up: Le Village historique acadien de la Nouvelle-Écosse Best Golf Course Winner: Yarmouth Links Runner-Up: West Pubnico Golf & Country Club Best Chinese Food Winner: New Century Restaurant Runner-Up: Lotus Garden Chinese Restaurant Best Restaurant Winner: The Red Shed Runner-Up: Rudders Seafood Restaurant & Brew Pub Best of YAS The Best of Yarmouth and Acadian Shores (Best of YAS) celebrates the best the region has to offer. Residents and visitors alike have voted for their favourites. Presents 20 Best of YAS