Discover our 2017 winners…

All of our winners have been selected by you, our dedicated readers. You have helped not only to vote for them but to nominate them as well. Cheers to you, and thank you for voting! If your favorite did not win, stop in to these local businesses to discover why they did.

Animal / Pet Activity Winners

Napa Small Animal Hospital

For more than 25 years Dr. Rock Irvine and Dr. Mary Whitehill have been providing top-quality medical care for the pets of their Napa neighbors... read more

Animal Clinic of Benicia

In April of 2016, Dr.’s Harvinder and Harpaul Sandhu took over the Animal Clinic of Benicia. In October, Dr. Adam Brown joined the team.... read more

Nitro Dog

Nitro Dog is a “fun to functional” dog and cat boutique in Lafayette that carries well-researched, quality items for your dog, cat, home or... read more

Business Services Winners

U.S. Bank

Most of our Local’s Choice Award winners are businesses that are unique to our region, that only exist here and aren’t connected to any... read more

H. Bray Construction

Movin’ on up? If you’ve yet to find a contractor you can truly rely on, our people have spoken and they say H. Bray Construction! They’ve... read more

Children’s Activities Winners

Poison Apple Productions

Growing up doing theater doesn’t necessarily mean that your child will become the next Oscar-winning performer, but it does mean they get... read more

Customer Service Winners

A Dress Change Consignment

Given that it won this category in our Local’s Choice Awards story last year, it may not be a surprise to see A Dress Change Consignment here... read more

Event/Festivals Winners

Danville Summerfest

Stroll Danville’s tree-lined Hartz & Prospect Avenues and enjoy artist booths filled with original works in jewelry, glass, ceramic... read more

Golf Courses Winners

Vintner’s Golf Course

Don’t let the perfection that is Vintner’s Golf Club in Yountville intimidate you. Players of all skill levels find this course to be highly... read more

Mare Island Golf Course

Mare Island Golf Club in Vallejo, California was established in 1892, making it the oldest course west of the Mississippi. Recently expanded... read more

Health Care Winners

Dr. Jason Huffman

Spinal surgery is a pretty serious operation, and we don’t need a medical degree to say that. It’s obvious. So if you’re in need of such... read more

Persons Plastic Surgery

If you looked as good as you felt, you’d probably feel even better! Over the last 25 years, Barbara L. Persons, MD, FACS, and President/CEO... read more

Humanitarian Winners

Marcia Harmon

Danville’s Marcia Harmon is what our Humanitarian category is all about. She is a past president of Discover Danville, a creator of dozens... read more

Personal Service Winners

United Acupuncture & Herbs

If you’ve yet to find a solution for pain management, women’s health, digestive issues, allergies, and really anything else, visit Cuiping Zhan... read more

Bada Bing Salon

Calling all shimmering blondes, sultry reds, lustrous browns … bodacious blues? Whatever your shade may be, even a multi-shade with all the... read more

Jolie Salon & Spa

Does your soul need soothing? If that concept is entirely new to you and is totally blowing your mind right now, then you need to make a trip... read more

Realtor Winners

Christina Winegar

When making one of the biggest decisions of your entire life—buying a home—and if you’re looking to settle in Napa County with options... read more

Nikki Biama

When it comes to finding a home in Contra Costa County, contact Nikki Biama, a Realtor with J. Rockcliff Realtors, who has won this category... read more

Restaurant Winners

Frida’s Mexican Grill

Named after Frida Kahlo, a Mexican painter known worldwide for her self-portraits, Frida’s Mexican Grill provides an authentic... read more

Yankee Pier

You may recognize the Yankee Pier brand from its location within the United Domestic Terminal (post-security) at SFO, but our readers have voted... read more

Retailers Winners

Tews Treasures Collective

You oughta be able to find something you like in the 6,000 sq. ft. warehouse that is Tews Treasures Consignments & Collective. Brimming... read more

Blue Goose Antiques

What better venue for an antique shop than a house built in 1891? Located on First Street in Downtown Benicia and specializing in primitives... read more