Celebrating the Businesses of Elk Grove

2016 Best of Elk Grove Winners

Community

 

Best Blogger

1. Jacqueline Cheung - Jax Chronicles

2. Rodney Blackwell - Burger Junkies

3. Pahla Bowers - Pahla B. Training

 

Best Community Event/Festival

1. CSD Giant Pumpkin Festival

2. Elk Grove Western Festival

3. Strauss Festival of Elk Grove

 

Best Non-Profit Organization

1. Elk Grove Food Bank Services

2. Chicks in Crisis

3. Project R.I.D.E. Inc.

 

Entertainment

 

Best High School Marching Band

1. Elk Grove High School

2. Laguna Creek High School

3. Franklin High School

 

Best Local Artist

1. David Garibaldi

2. Jan Rau

3. Arlene Palmer

 

Best Local Band

1. Random Shuffle

2. URD-OM

 

Best Party Entertainment

1. Surf Xtreme

2. Pins & Strikes Bowling

3. Jumps R' Us

 

Best Place for Adult Fun

1. Elk Grove Sports Bar & Grill

2. Pins & Strikes Bowling

3. The Wrangler Bar

 

Best Place for Kids Fun

1. Surf Xtreme

2. Pins & Strikes Bowling

3. Laguna's Awesome Party Palace

 

Best Place for Live Music

1. Brick House

2. Elk Grove Sports Bar & Grill

3. The Wrangler Bar

 

Best Place to Watch the Big Game

1. BJ's Restaurant & Brewery

2. Bull Wings Grill & Bar

3. Old Town Pizza

 

 

 

Food & Drink

 

Best Bar / Sports Bar

1. BJ's Restaurant & Brewery

2. Bull Wings Grill & Bar

3. Elk Grove Sports Bar & Grill

 

Best BBQ

1. Texas Road House

2. Dickey's BBQ Pit

 

Best Buffet

1. Fuji Sushi Buffet

2. Pizza Bell

 

Best Chinese Restaurant

1. Tea Garden

2. Happy Garden

3. Wonderful Chinese Restaurant

 

Best Coffee House

1. Dutch Brother's Coffee

2. Starbucks

3. Peet's Coffee and Tea

 

Best Dessert Shop

1. Mrs. Kays Sweet Treats

2. Sinful Treats

3. Ela' Sweet Treats

 

Best Donut Shop

1. Java Time Donuts

2. JR's Donuts

3. Honey's Donuts

 

Best Food Truck

1. Dojo Burger

2. Culinerdy Cruzer

 

Best Frozen Dessert Shop

1. Tops Yogurt & Smoothies

2. Leatherby's Family Creamery

3. SnoBites Ice Shavery and Teas

 

Best Indian Restaurant

1. Maharani India Restaurant

2. 1st Choice Pizza and Curry

 

Best Italian Restaurant

1. Paesanos

2. Palermo Ristorante Italiano

3. Brick House Restaurant & Lounge

 

Best Japanese Restaurant

1. Mikuni Sushi

2. Kintaro Sushi Bar

 

Best Mexican Restaurant

1. Plaza del Sol Restaurant & Cantina

2. Super Taco

3. Todo un Poco

 

Best Pizza Place

1. Old Town Pizza and Tap House

2. Pizza Bell

3. Round Table Pizza

 

Best Place for a Glass of Wine

1. Paesanos

2. Boulevard Bistro

3. Brick House Restaurant & Lounge

 

Best Place for American Food

1. Boulevard Bistro

2. Brick House Restaurant & Lounge

 

Best Place for Breakfast

1. Baguettes

2. Stagecoach Restaurant

3. Mimi's Cafe

 

Best Place for Hot Wings

1. Wing Stop

2. Bull Wings Grill & Bar

3. Old Town Pizza and Tap House

 

Best Sandwich Shop

1. Baguettes

2. The Sandwich Spot

3. Bravo's Soup & Sandwich Shoppe

 

Best Thai Restaurant

1. Thai Chili

2. Thai Basil

3. Royal Thai Palace

 

Best Vietnamese Restaurant

1. Pho Lotus

2. Viet Hoa

 

Home & Garden

 

Best Carpet Care

1. Frank's Carpet Care

2. Liberty Carpet Care

3. TLC Carpet Green Clean

 

Best Electrician

1. Steele Electric

2. Woods Electric

3. A2Z Home Improvements

 

Best General Contractor / Handyman

1. Freddie's Handyman Services

2. Abbey Flooring Design Center

3. Floor to Ceiling

 

Best Heating & Air Service

1. Elite Heating & Air

2. Top Rank Heating & Air

3. The Air Team

 

Best Home Appraiser / Inspector

1. Turn Key Home Inspections

2. Pro Home Inspections

3. Appraise it Today

 

Best House Painter

1. Motta Bellissimo Painting

2. Lance McKinney Painting & Construction

3. Bob Davis Painting

 

Best Interior Designer

1. The Decorator's Daughters

2. Floor to Ceiling

3. Abbey Flooring Design Center

 

Best Landscaping & Maintenance

1. Singh's Landscape & Maintenance

2. Easy Green Lawn Service

3. Cisio Landscaping

 

Best Mortgage Company

1. Golden 1 Credit Union

2. Big Valley Mortgage

3. Guild Mortgage Company

 

Best Pest Control

1. Bell Pest Control

2. Sniper Pest Control

3. The Pest Guys

 

Best Plumber

1. The Plumbing Therapist

2. Pocket Plunger

3. A2Z Home Improvements

 

Best Pool & Spa Services

1. All Clear Pool & Spa

2. Elk Grove Pool Service

3. Huntington Pool Service

 

Best Property Management

1. Realty Roundup

2. Eagle Property Management

2. Sac City Rentals

 

Best Real Estate Agent or Team

1. Terri Moule, Keller Williams Realty

2. Kevin Cooper, Keller Williams

3. Debbie Henry, The Real Estate Professionals

 

Shopping & Services

 

Awards, Trophies & Plaques

1. C & T Specialties

2. Paula Maita & Co.

3. AAP Awards

 

Best Accounting Services

1. Cybertary of Elk Grove

2. Francisco & Michel, CPA

3. Presidio Bookkeeping

 

Best Antique Store

1. The Red Door

2. Re-Embellish Home Decor

3. From the Homestead

 

Best Appliance Sales & Service

1. Valley Oak Home Appliance Center

2. Lowe's Home Improvement

3. Elk Grove Appliance

 

Best Attorney / Law Office

1. Cava & Faulkner Attorneys at Law

2. John M. O'Brien & Associates

3. Law Offices of Jonathan Stein

 

Best Auto Body Repair

1. Cooks Collision

2. Auto Body Expressions

3. Frisco Auto Body & Paint

 

Best Auto Repair / Accessories

1. Mike's Sound Solutions

2. Infiniti of Elk Grove

3. Expert Automotive

 

Best Bank

1. Golden One Credit Union

2. Wells Fargo

3. Chase

 

Best Bike Shop

1. Elk Grove Bike Shop

2. Elk Grove Cyclery

 

Best Book Store

1. Almost Perfect Used Books

2. Trent's Book Shelf

 

Best Business Assistant

1. Cybertary of Elk Grove

2. Presido Bookeeping

 

Best Business Development

1. Elk Grove Chamber of Commerce

2. The UPS Store - Elk Grove Blvd

3. Biz Finder Local

 

Best Car Dealership

1. Infiniti of Elk Grove

2. Elk Grove Toyota

3. Elk Grove Ford

 

Best Car Wash

1. Premier Car Wash

2. Bubbles Car Wash

3. Kelly's Car Wash

 

Best Child Care Facility

1. Elk Grove Montessori

2. Merryhill - Laguna Park

3. Merryhill - Harbor Pointe

 

Best Childrens Store

1. Once Upon a Child

2. The Children's Place

3. Carters

 

Best Chiropractor

1. Backs In Motion ChiroSpa

2. Rhino Chiropractic

3. The Specific Chiropractic Center

 

Best Computer Help & Repair

1. The Computer Geeks

2. Professional Computer Technology

3. Servatek

 

Best Copy & Print

1. The UPS Store - Elk Grove Blvd

2. Cornerstone Copy & Print

3. Kreative Design / Marketing

 

Best Craft or Do-it-Your-Self Shop

1. Hobby Lobby

2. Jo-Ann Fabric & Craft

3. Michael's

 

Best Dental Office

1. Elk Grove Family Dentistry

2. Boulevard Family Dentistry

3. Dentistry By Design

 

Best Education/Tutoring

1. Mathnasium

2. Sylvan Learning

3. Everyday Heroes Training Center

 

Best Fine Jeweler

1. Kenny G & Company

2. Roger's Jewelers

3. Guzzi Fine Jewelry

 

Best Gift Shop

1. Re-Embellish

2. The Secret Garden

3. Jacquelyn's Salon & Boutique

 

Best Graphic / Web Designer

1. Kreative Design / Marketing

2. Applehead Design

3. Cambridge Studios

 

Best Grocery Store

1. Bel Air

2. Nugget Market

3. Raley's

 

Best Hair Salon

1. Studio 25 at Sola Salons

2. J. Dressler Salon

3. La Posh Salon & Spa

 

Best Hair Stylist

1. Cory Kennedy

2. Kathy Upton

3. Andie Crouch

 

Best Home Improvement Store

1. Lowe's Home Improvement

2. Home Depot

3. Valley Oak Home Appliance Center

 

Best Insurance Agent

1. Colton Insurance

2. MVH Insurance

3. Christopher Pack - AllState

 

Best Locksmith

1. Elk Grove Lock & Safe

2. Elk Grove Locksmith

3. Nelson's Locksmith

 

Best Massage Studio

1. The Comfort Zone

2. True Salon & Spa

3. Time Well Spent

 

Best Medical Office

1. Kaiser Permanente

2. Sutter

3. UC Davis Medical Group

 

Best Music Instruction

1. Skips Music

2. New Songs School of Music

3. Kindermusic by Musical Milestones

 

Best Nail Salon

1. Sparkle Nail Salon

2. La Posh Salon & Spa

2. Panache Salon and Spa

 

Best Neighborhood Postal Center

1. Raleys

2. UPS Store - Bruceville

3. Mail and More

 

Best Notary Service

1. UPS Store - Bruceville

2. Mail and More

3. Paperclips of Elk Grove

Best Oil Change

1. Quik Lube Elk Grove

2. Jiffy Lube - Sheldon

3. Speedy Oil Change

 

Best Window Cleaning Service

1. Sparkle Window Cleaners

2. High Class Glass

3. Dirksen Window Cleaning

 

Best Window Tinter

1. Genesis Window Tinting

2. Tint Pro's of Elk Grove

 

Best Yard & Garden Store

1. Green Acres Nursery

2. Big Oak Nursery

3. The Secret Garden

 

Best Pre-School

1. Merryhill - Laguna Park

2. Elk Grove Montessori

3. CSD Tiny Tot Preschools

 

Best Promotional Items

1. Paula Maita & Co.

2. Kreative Design / Marketing

3. AAP Awards

 

Best Scrapbooking Store

1. Hobby Lobby

2. Jo-Ann Fabric & Craft

3. Stamper's Corner

 

Best Senior Facility

1. Elk Grove Senior Center

2. Carlton Plaza

3. The Commons

 

Best Shoe Store

1. DSW

2. Famous Footwear

3. The Running Zone

 

Best Smog Check

1. Smog 'n Go

2. RPM Smog

3. Complete Performance Inc.

 

Best Tanning Salon

1. California Sun

2. Planet Beach

3. J. Dressler Salon

 

Best Tax Preparer

1. Benita Myers Tax Services

2. Paperclips of Elk Grove

3. Francisco & Michel, CPA

 

Best Travel Agent

1. AAA

2. Nash Travels

3. Tanya's Travel

 

Best Veterinary Office

1. Franklin Ranch Pet Hospital

2. Laguna Creek Pet Hospital

3. Abel Pet Clinic

 

Best Optometrist

1. Laguna Family Optometry

2. Elk Grove Optometry

3. John J. Eliopulos O.D.

 

Best Orthodontist Office

1. Elk Grove Orthodontics

2. Laguna Orthodontics

3. Laguna Creek Orthodontics

 

Best Pet Services

1. Franklin Ranch Pet Hospital

2. Laguna Country Groomers

3. Christopher's Place

 

Best Pet Products

1. Pets to Go

2. PetSmart

3. Pet Club

 

Best Photography Studio

1. Bruce Robinson Photography

2. Amy Alkins Photography

3. Ponces Portraits

 

Best Physician

1. Dr. Todd Fisher

2. Dr. Garrett

3. Dr. Jeanette Frei

 

Best Picture Framing

1. Aaron Brothers Art & Framing

2. Michael's

3. Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Store

 

Best Place for a Facial

1. Skin Care by Carol

2. J Dressler Salon

3. True Salon & Spa

 

Best Place to Buy Clothes

1. Kohl's

2. TJ Maxx

3. Steinmart

 

Sports & Fitness

 

Best Dance Studio

1. Elite Studio of Dance

2. Encore! Studio of Performing Arts

 

Best Golf Course

1. Valley Hi Country Club

2. Emerald Lakes Golf Course

3. Shotmakers Indoor Golf Center

 

Best Group Fitness

1. CrossFit 916

2. Elk Grove Strength & Conditioning

3. Moms In Motion

 

Best Fitness Gym or Crossfit

1. California Family Fitness

2. Crossfit 916

3. Elk Grove Strength & Conditioning

 

Best Martial Arts Center

1. Ajay's Karate

2. Kovar's Satori Academy

3. Premier Martial Arts

 

Best Personal Trainer

1. Gina Cargile

2. Corey Mcguire

3. Aaron Almendariz

 

Best Place to Learn to Swim

1. CSD Wackford Aquatic Center

2. Sunshine Swim & Fitness Center

3. Laguna Creek Racquet Club

 

Best Sports Equipment Store

1. Big 5

2. Elk Grove Sports Shop

3. The Running Zone

 

Best Sports Facility

1. Surf Extreme

2. Bartholomew Sports Park

3. Soccer World Indoor Arena

 

Wedding & Events

 

Best Cake Maker

1. Above & Beyond Cakes

2. Mrs. Kays Sweet Treats

3. Sinful Treats

 

Best Caterer

1. Dickey's BBQ Pit

2. Sinful Treats

3. Heavenly Food Creations

 

Best Event Photographer

1. Ponce's Portraits

2. Amy Atkins Photography

3. Alyson V. Photography

 

Best Event Venue

1. The Falls Event Center

2. Valley Hi Country Club

3. Wisteria Gardens

 

Best Florist

1. Nina's Flowers & Gifts

2. Flowers by Fairytales

3. Jackie's Flowers

 

Best Hotel

1. Hilton Garden Inn

2. Holiday Inn Express

3. Hampton Inn & Suites

 

Best Party Planner

1. Hilton Garden Inn

2. Cain Event Planning

3. Wedding Elegance and Events

 

Best Party Supplies

1. Party City

2.Laguna Party & Rentals

3. J & J Treasures

 

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This competition is meant to be fun for all who participate and to give exposure to all the great businesses Elk Grove has to offer.