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2013 Reader's Choice Awards Results


The results for the Reader's Choice Awards of 2013


Favorite Food and Dining 1st 2nd 3rd Notes
Bakery Silverbow Bakery Pie in the Sky Breeze In  
BBQ Spinning Pig Bernadette's Fat Mo's  
Beer Flavor Alaskan Raspberry Wheat Alaskan Amber Alaskan White  
Breakfast Sandpiper Café Rockwell/Costa's The Rookery  
Chinese Restaurant Canton House Little Hong Kong Asiana Garden  
Chowder/Bisque Tracy's Crab Shack Hangar on the Wharf Twisted Fish  
Coffee Drive Thru The Grind Heritage Coffee Flying Squirrel  
Coffee Shop Heritage Coffee The Grind The Rookery  
Crab Tracy's Crab Shack Twisted Fish Timberline Bar and Grill  
Deli Breeze In Safeway/J&Js   Safeway and J&Js tie for 2nd place
Dessert Pie in the Sky Abby's Kitchen B's Bakery and Bistro  
Family Restaurant Island Pub Bullwinkle's Hangar on the Wharf  
Fast Food Subway Hot Bite Breeze In  
Halibut Sandbar and Grill Twisted Fish Hangar on the Wharf  
Hamburger Hot Bite Douglas Café Devil's Hideaway  
Healthy Eating Options Rainbow Foods Subway The Rookery  
Hot Dog Devil's Hideaway JB's Alaskan Sled Dogs Hot Bite  
Hot Wings Devil's Hideaway Bullwinkle's Dominos  
Ice Cream Shop Chilkat Cone Tasty Treat Udder Culture  
Mexican Food El Sombrero Mi Casa El Zarape  
Overall Restaurant Hangar on the Wharf The Rookery Island Pub  
Pancakes or Waffles Southeast Waffle Company Sandpiper Café Donna's  
Pizza Island Pub Bullwinkle's Pizzeria Roma  
Place to Have Lunch Sandpiper Café Island Pub/Rockwell   Island Pub ties Rockwell for 2nd place
Place to Meet After Work Hangar on the Wharf Island Pub Squire's Rest  
Russian Dumpling Peli Meni DeHarts Samovar's  
Salad Bar Safeway Foodland IGA Rainbow Foods  
Salmon Twisted Fish Hangar on the Wharf The Rookery  
Sandwiches Udder Culture/Breeze In   Subway Udder Culture and Breeze In tie for 1st
Seafood Restaurant Twisted Fish Hangar on the Wharf The Rookery  
Service in an Eating Establishment Hangar on the Wharf Pie in the Sky The Rookery  
Shrimp Hangar on the Wharf Twisted Fish Devil's Hideaway  
Spiciest Food Chan's Thai Kitchen Devil's Hideaway Clay Oven/Pel Meni Clay Oven ties Pel Meni for 3rd place
Steak Hangar on the Wharf The Rookery Zephyr  
Sunday Brunch Sandpiper Café Rockwell/Costa's TK Maguire's  
Sushi Seong's Canton House Asiana Garden  
Automotive and Marine 1st 2nd 3rd  
Auto Parts Shop NAPA Western Auto Valley Auto Parts  
Auto Accessories/Detailing/Supplies Wingnut Auto Salon Western Auto NAPA  
Auto Repair Shop Glacier Muffler Capital Service Integrity Automotive  
Boat Dealer Willie's Marine Alaska Boat Brokers Power Sports  
Car Salesperson Mike Hatch Clark McDermaid Chris Bishop  
Car Dealership Mendenhall Auto Mike Hatch Affordable Auto (Mike Hatch beats Affordable Auto by 1 vote!)
Motorcycle/ATV Shop Honda Hut Taku Harley Affordable Auto  
Tire Store Les Schwab Costco Foreign Auto  
Maintenance 1st 2nd 3rd  
Computer Repair Service Kappler Computers Juneau Electronics    
Fuel Oil Provider Taku Oil Delta Western/Reliable Oil Ike's Fuel  
Heating Service/Accessories/Equipment Harri Plumbing and Heating Taku Oil    
Jewelry Repair Shop Jewel Box Fred Meyers KGS Goldworks  
Rental Service Store Tyler Rental Don Abel's Blockbuster  
Medical Services 1st 2nd 3rd  
Acupuncturist Miranda Cotti Emily Kane Suzanne Cohen  
Chiropractor Doug Jones Holt Chiropractic Corey Pavitt  
Counselor Jamie McLean Colleen Torrence Nancy Simpson/Taylor Jacobs Nancy Simpson and Taylor Jacobs tie for 3rd place
Dentist Nizich Family Dental Dr. John Laskey Dr. Phillip Moritz  
Eye Care Professional Forrest Messerschmidt Jill Geering Specs in the City  
Family Physician Deborah Lessmeier Nathan Haddock Emily Kane  
Hearing/Aid Professional Northland Audiology The Hearing Center    
Imaging Center Bartlett Juneau Bone and Joint   Juneau Bone and Joint tie Bartlett Regional Hospital for 1st
Massage Therapist John Nagel Rebecca Albert Balls of Bliss  
Medical Equipment Supplier Ron's Apothecary SEAMS/Cornerstone   SEAMS ties Cornerstone for 2nd place
Natural Medicine Emily Kane Wellspring Aurora Chiropractic  
Obstetrician Kay Kanne Don Schneider/Richard Welling Don Schnieder and Richard Welling tie for 2nd place
Orthopedist Ted Schwarting Gordon Bogart/Steven Messerschmidt Gordon Bogart ties Steven Messerschmidt tie for 2nd place
Pharmacy Ron's Apothecary Fred Meyer Costco  
Physical Therapist Patrick Ripp Juneau Bone and Joint Justin Dorn  
Podiatrist/Foot Comfort Specialist Dr. Kelly Moxley Dr. Ahn Lam Dr. Frank Mesdag  
Veterinarian Vic Walker Sam Smith Lisa Kramer  
Personal Care 1st 2nd 3rd  
Barber Shop Capital Barber Franklin St Barber Village Barber  
Day Care Center/Provider Aiden's Ark ABC Bub Hub Haley Gaines  
Day Spa/Full Service Salon Rejuvenation Agape Salon Blue Mussel Aesthetics/Vanity Blue Mussel Aesthetics ties Vanity for 3rd
Hair Salon First Impressions Agape Salon Shear Design  
Hair Stylist Emery- Salon 907 Brendan Sullivan- First Impressions Sami- Agape  
Nail Salon Rejuvenation Blue Glacier Nails Agape Salon  
Personal Trainer Gary Dowd Kanani Rhea/Nik Reis   Kanania Rhea of Pavitt and Nik Reis of Goal's Gym tie for 2nd place
Tanning Salon Northern Hot Spots Sunkissed Paradise Beach Tanning and Travel  
Shopping 1st 2nd 3rd  
Art Gallery Rie Munoz Juneau Artist Gallery Annie Kaill's  
Antique Shop Mad Hatter Nanna's Attic Alaska Dames and Gents/Urban Eskimo Alaska Dames and Gents tie Urban Eskimo for 3rd place
Book Store Hearthside Books Friends of the Library Rainy Retreat Books  
Clothing Boutique Boheme Alaska Dames and Gents Lisa Davison's  
Consignment Shop Alaska Dames and Gents Mommy-n-Me The Closet  
Florist Miss Scarlett's Safeway Plant People  
Furniture Store Southeast Furniture Alaska Dames and Gents Lyle's  
Gift Shop Glacier Smoothie Soaps Trove Annie Kaill's  
Grocery Store Super Bear Safeway Fred Meyer  
Hardware Store True Value Home Depot Don Abel's  
Jewelry Store Jewel Box Fred Meyer Costco  
Liquor Store Breeze In Costco Safeway  
Pawn Shop Checkmate Pawn Shop Get Cash    
Pet Supplies Store Wee Fishie Petco Pet Nanny  
Sporting Goods Store Western Auto Nugget Alaskan Outfitter Play It Again Sports  
Unique Store Trove Glacier Smoothie Just Super  
Professional Service/Business Needs 1st 2nd 3rd  
Appliance Repair Action Appliance Repair Color Vue Sears  
Attorney/Lawyer Beth Champan Paul Grant Bruce Wehrauch  
Bank/Credit Union Alaska USA True North Federal Credit Union Alaska Pacific Bank  
Certified Public Accountant Linda Sanford Elgee Rehfeld Mertz John Logan  
Financial Planner Sam Skaggs Randy Hurtte Merrill Lynch/Peter Jurasz Merrill Lynch ties Peter Jurasz for 3rd place
Home Builder Valley Builders Building Pros Bicknell  
Insurance Agency State Farm: Jim Kelly All State Budget Insurance  
Interior Designer Bauer Clifton Interiors Cassie Cole    
Landscaping Company Landscape Alaska Glacier Gardens Yard Doctor Judy Sherburne  
Mobile Service Provider AT&T GCI ACS  
Mortgage Broker/Company Residential Mortgage First Bank Alaska USA  
Mortgage Loan Officer Bethany Woods Vickie Perry Brenda Heimbuch  
Photographer Flynn Fotography Becoming Images Little Moments  
Plumber Harri Plumbing and Heating Camerons Heating and Plumbing Behrends Mechanical  
Print/Copy Shop Capital Copy Copy Works/Copy Express Alaska Litho  
Real Estate Agent Mimi Rothchild Holly Cerne Vickie Gartley  
Real Estate Company Remax of Juneau Prudential Coldwell Banker Race Realty  
Title Company Alaska Escrow and Title First American    
Best Business 1st 2nd 3rd  
Business Representing the 6 Pillars of "Character Counts" (trustworthiness, respect, responsibility, fairness, caring, and citizenship) Pet Nanny's REACH Glacier Smoothie  
New Business Blue Mussel Aesthetics Flynn Fotography Devil's Hideaway  
Things To Do 1st 2nd 3rd  
Bar Island Pub The Alaskan/The Imperial Alaskan and Imperial tie for 2nd place
Bed & Breakfast Grandma's Feather Bed Gill's Horizon Pearson's Pond/Silverbow Pearson's Pond ties Silverbow
Charter Excursions Allen Marine Lost in Alaska Orca Enterprises  
DJ White Chocolate Victor Leamer Jessie  
Family Outing Sandy Beach Mount Roberts Tram Mendenhall Glacier  
Health Club/Gym The Alaska Club Pavitt's Goals Gym  
Hotel/Motel Baranof Goldbelt Hotel Juneau Hotel/Grandma's Featherbed  
Live Music The Alaskan Marlintinis Alaska Folk Festival  
Local Attraction Mendenhall Glacier Mount Roberts Tram Dipac  
Local Festival/Event Alaska Folk Festival 4th of July Juneau Jazz Classics  
Local Live Arts Perseverance Theatre Alaska Folk Festival/JDHS Theater Alaska Folk Fest ties JDHS Theater for 2nd place
Museum Alaska State Museum Juneau-Douglas City Museum Last Chance Mining Museum  
Tour Gastineau Guiding Glacier Gardens Cycle Alaska  
Travel Agency Cyndi's Cruise and Travel Taku Travel Northern Hot Spots  


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