Welcome to the 2020 Best of Rhode Island® Readers’ Poll

We surveyed our readers and asked them to name their favorites in a variety of categories. Here are the results. Thanks to the many Rhode Islanders who contributed their opinions.



Brian Crandall

Award: Television News Reporter/Male

Region: Statewide


Award: Locally Owned Family Friendly Restaurant

Region: Statewide

Hot Club

Award: Bar to People Watch

Region: Statewide

Joe Kayata

Award: Television Sportscaster

Region: Statewide

Kelly Bates

Award: Television Meteorologist/Female

Region: Statewide