For the second year in a row, Hapa was honoured with the “Best Izakaya” Award based on the 2012 readers’ choice survey – conducted by the Georgia Straight. Hapa was also named “Best Japanese” – silver in the industry’s choice category and bronze in the reader’s choice category. This marks the fourth time Hapa has received this prestigious award.
“We are extremely proud to have once again received three of the industry’s top awards,” said Justin Ault, Owner, Hapa Izakaya. “In particular, we are honoured to have been recognized directly by our peers for our dedication to continuously pursuing excellence in all that we do.”
The Golden Plate Awards, presented by the Georgia Straight, represent Vancouver’s premier restaurants highlighting and celebrating excellence in cuisine.
The winners were announced in the 2012 Golden Plate Awards Issue of the Georgia Straight on March 22, 2012.