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Danville Weekly Readers Choice

AROUND TOWN

Best auto dealership: Concord BMW

Best car repair: Danville Service Center

Best car wash: TIE: Sponges and Chamois Hand Car Wash

Best computer repair: Tri-Valley PC Medic

Best Danville Area real estate office: J. Rockcliff

Best financial planner: Summit Financial Group

Best golf course: Blackhawk Country Club

Best mortgage broker/brokerage: Countrywide - Jim Black

Best pet groomer: Shampooches

Best pet sitter: Pets Plus

Best place to get a traffic ticket: Camino Tassajara

Best place to have a first date: Mt. Diablo State Park

Best place to people watch: Starbucks on Hartz Avenue

Best senior living facility: Villa San Ramon

Best swim school: Sue's Swim School

Best tire store / service center: Big O Tires

Best travel planner: Danville Travel

Best tutoring school: On Track Learning

Best veterinarian: Bishop Ranch Veterinary Center

SPECIALTY RETAIL

Best art gallery: Village Gallery

Best athletic apparel store: Forward Motion

Best bicycle shop: Danville Bike

Best bookstore: Rakestraw Books

Best children's clothing store: Snickerdoodles

Best discount store: Tuesday Morning

Best florist: East Bay Florist

Best grocery story: Trader Joe's

Best framing shop: Richard's Arts and Crafts

Best hobby / craft store: Richard's Arts and Crafts

Best home accessory store: Elegant Clutter

Best jewelry store: Christe James

Best maternity store: Bellies N' Babies

Best men's clothing store: Patrick James

Best store for pets: Molly's Pup-purr-ee

Best place to buy a gift: Elegant Clutter

Best shoe store: Tootsies

Best wine store: Beverages & More

Best women's clothing store: Chico's

PERSONAL CARE AND PAMPERING

Best day spa: Professional Skin Aesthetics

Best hair salon for women: Jero'l Salon & Spa

Best hair salon for men: Charlie's Barber Shop

Best manicure/pedicure: Pinkies

Best medical spa: Professional Skin Aesthetics

EPICURE

Best American food restaurant: Esin Restaurant & Bar

Best bakery: Katrina Rozelle Pastries & Desserts

Best breakfast: Katy's Korner

Best burger: Tower Grille

Best California cuisine / innovative dining: The Peasant and the Pear

Best Chinese restaurant: Uncle Yu's

Best deli: Domenico's

Best dessert: Esin Restaurant & Bar

Best French restaurant: Pascal French Oven

Best fresh produce: Danville Farmer's Market

Best ice cream/yogurt shop: Yogurt Shack

Best independent coffee house: Peet's

Best Italian restaurant: Piatti's Ristorante & Bar

Best Mediterranean/Middle Eastern restaurant: The Peasant and the Pear

Best Mexican restaurant: Luna Loca Mexican Restaurant

Best outdoor dining: Faz

Best personal chef: Neil Reggiero Chef for Hire

Best pizza: Zachary's

Best place for a business lunch: Tower Grille

Best romantic restaurant: The Peasant and the Pear

Best salad: The Peasant and the Pear

Best sushi / Japanese restaurant: Kane Sushi Japanese Cuisine

Best takeout: Tower Grille

Best Thai restaurant: Thai House Restaurant

Best wine bar: The Vine

LET'S GET PHYSICAL

Best bike or walking trail: Iron Horse Trail

Best fitness club: ClubSport San Ramon

Best martial arts studio: Tao Sports

Best personal trainer: Michelle Adams

Best place to jog: Iron Horse Trail

Best place to walk a dog: Iron Horse Trail

Best Yoga / Pilates: Danville Yoga Center

AT HOME

Best antiques store: Cottage Jewel

Best home consignment shop: Home Consignment Center

Best flooring store: First Choice Abbey Carpet of Danville

Best hardware store: Ace Hardware

Best home furnishings: Elegant Clutter

Best kitchen/bath remodeler: KDC Kitchen & Bath

Best landscaper / designer: CK Landscaping

Best nursery: Navlet's

Best remodeling contractor: Gayler Construction

STEPPING OUT

Best happy hour: Tower Grille

Best place for a picnic: Mount Diablo

Best place for dancing: Two Left Feet Dance Center

Best place to get together with friends: Pete's Brass Rail & Car Wash

Best public event: 4th of July Parade

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