No real surprises. Take it with a grain of salt (like all these "best of" lists). I do think it's a good list though (certainly more relevant than the Georgia Straight Golden Plates).
Restaurant of the year is West.
Best Regional is Aurora.
Best New Informal is Boneta
Best New Fine Dining is Fuel
Best Formal Japanese is Tojo's....Also, I'm sort of glad that Blue Water is being recognized as a "Japanese" restaurant.
Best Casual Japanese is Kingyo.
Best Small Plates are the Bins.
Best Casual Chinese is Chen's Shanghai Kitchen.
Best Dim Sum is Kirin.
Chef of the Year is Pino.