And the winner is...............

Congratulations to Two Rivers Restaurant of Canton on winning the “Mississippi’s Best Steak” Contest. 

Online voting determined the "Top 10" before judges visited the top finishers to sample all the great steaks.

This is the second time Johnny Stewart, his family and staff have been voted Mississippi's best steakhouse.

 “We had 75 great restaurants nominated for the honor and I hope everyone will visit all of them and decide for yourself who does the best job,” says Joe Johnson, Mississippi Beef Council President.

The other finalists were:

Beechwood Restaurant    Vicksburg
Como Steakhouse              Como
Cowbells Sports Grill         Starkville
Dukes Steakhouse              Pelahatchie
Golden Horn Restaurant    Columbus
Maisano's By the Glass Wine Bar & Bistro      Ocean Springs
Nail's Deli                             Stewart
Shapley's Restaurant          Ridgeland
Wynndale Steakhouse       Terry

Each of the Top 10 received a recognition plaque and for winning, Two Rivers will receive a $1,000 local advertising package, complements of Mississippi’s 17, 000 cattle producers through their beef checkoff program.

For great beef recipes and information on the beef industry in Mississippi, contact the Mississippi Beef Council at 601-353-4520601-353-4520 or visit