Masterpiece took the No. 1 spot this time around, just as it did in last year's last year's inaugural poll on Chinese cuisine in Atlanta. In 2018, Atlanta Magazine named the eatery one of the 50 best restaurants in 2018. The writers ranked it as No. 3 on its list, noting that it was no surprise the restaurant has double in size since opening. "As long as his fermented long beans with "streaky pork," fried eggplant dusted with chili powder, and fish braised in chili oil are on the menu, those crowds won't wane."