A total of people have voted in this year’s Best of the City poll.

Dining

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Best Appetizer Menu - Turtle Mountain (13 of 126 votes)

Best Asian Cuisine - Pho Bar (25 of 135 votes)

Best Bake Shop - Les Blonde Bakery (9 of 46 votes)

Best Breakfast - Wecks (69 of 198 votes)

Best Breakfast Burrito - Twisters (37 of 203 votes)

Best Breakfast Spot - Wecks (54 of 158 votes)

Best Brewery - Turtle Mountain (71 of 162 votes)

Best Buffet - Namaste (15 of 82 votes)

Best Burger - Five Guys (14 of 147 votes)

Best Chef

Best Chicken Wings - Slate Street (8 of 67 votes)

Best Chips And Salsa - Hot Tamales (33 of 117 votes)

Best Comfort Food - Oasis Fruit Drinks (18 of 107 votes)

Best Date Night Restaurant - Joe's Pasta House (21 of 142 votes)

Best Dessert - Oasis Fruit Drinks (14 of 106 votes)

Best Family Restaurant - Oasis Fruit Drinks (19 of 123 votes)

Best Green Chile - Hot Tamales (21 of 98 votes)

Best Italian - Joe's Pasta House (64 of 192 votes)

Best Late Night Eats - Oasis Fruit Drinks (14 of 75 votes)

Best Local Coffee Shop - Cafe Bella (33 of 93 votes)

Best Lunch Spot

Best Nachos - Turtle Mountain (20 of 119 votes)

Best New Restaurant - Oasis Fruit Drinks (20 of 92 votes)

Best Pizza - Dions (32 of 178 votes)

Best Place To Overindulge - Oasis Fruit Drinks (13 of 78 votes)

Best Pub - Turtle Mountain (28 of 116 votes)

Best Red Chile - Hot Tamales (26 of 85 votes)

Best Sandwich - Oasis Fruit Drinks (16 of 102 votes)

Best Steak

Best Taco - Hot Tamales (16 of 85 votes)

Best Take-Out - Burrito Express (8 of 82 votes)

Best Undiscovered Restaurant - Oasis Fruit Drinks (18 of 84 votes)

Best Vegan/Vegetarian Options - Namaste (13 of 27 votes)

Best Waitstaff - Joe's Pasta House (18 of 85 votes)

Drinking

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Best Bartender - Slate Street (3 of 37 votes)

Best Cocktails - Slate Street (6 of 39 votes)

Best Happy Hour

Best Local Winery - Acequia (3 of 14 votes)

Best Tap Beer Selection - Turtle Mountain (11 of 73 votes)

Health and Beauty

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Best Barbershop - Robs Family Barbershop (11 of 99 votes)

Best Dispensary - Verdes (5 of 18 votes)

Best Esthetician - Amanda Medina (118 of 180 votes) - Guaranteed Winner

Best Fitness Classes - Vivify Hot Yoga (18 of 111 votes)

Best Hair Salon - Flaming Lox (38 of 168 votes)

Best Hairstylist/Colorist - Johnny Melendez (69 of 145 votes)

Best Massage Therapist - Southwest Healing Massage (13 of 80 votes)

Best Nail Salon - Demi’s (8 of 61 votes)

Local Fun

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Best City Park - A Park Above (62 of 150 votes)

Best Hiking/Running/Biking Trail - Bosque (3 of 33 votes)

Best Place to Lose Track of Time - Oasis Fruit Drinks (13 of 47 votes)

Best Place to Spend a Rainy Day - Oasis Fruit Drinks (15 of 60 votes)

Best Rio Rancho Event - Pork And Brew (14 of 95 votes)

Best Rio Ranchoan Who Made It Big - Blake Swihart (4 of 31 votes)

Best Staycation Spot - Tamaya (8 of 28 votes)

Best View of the Sandias - Oasis Fruit Drinks (10 of 79 votes)

People

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Best Business Owner(s) - Jose And Joelle Lavalle (10 of 265 votes)

Best Columnist - Gary Herron (7 of 19 votes)

Best Humanitarian Group - Haven House (3 of 28 votes)

Best Local Athlete - Blake Swihart (3 of 24 votes)

Best Local Instagram Account - Oasis Fruit Drinks (5 of 31 votes)

Best Local to Have Lunch With

Best Politician - Gregg Hull (14 of 79 votes)

Best Visual Artist

Pets

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Best Dog Training

Best Doggy Daycare - Pet Paradise (15 of 35 votes)

Best Pet Boarding - Pet Paradise (10 of 33 votes)

Best Pet Grooming - Tail Waggers Mobile Pet Grooming (14 of 95 votes)

Best Pet Supply Store - Pet Food Gone Wild (37 of 89 votes)

Best Place to Adopt a Pet

Services

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Best Auto Repair Shop - Quanz Auto Care (136 of 270 votes) - Guaranteed Winner

Best Car Wash - Mister (11 of 39 votes)

Best Collision Repair Shop - Quanz Auto Care (136 of 213 votes) - Guaranteed Winner

Best Customer Service - Quanz Auto Care (136 of 273 votes)

Best Dry Cleaner - Indy's (5 of 28 votes)

Best Florist - Flowers And Things (14 of 38 votes)

Best House Cleaning Service

Best Landscaping Company - Diaz Landscaping (21 of 53 votes)

Best MVD Services - Mvd Express (18 of 33 votes) - Guaranteed Winner

Shopping

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Best Gift Shop - Believers Christian Gifts (7 of 29 votes)

Best Girlie Store - Cato (4 of 14 votes)

Best Grocery Store - Smiths (30 of 101 votes)

Best Gun Shop - Bulldog (12 of 32 votes)

Best Jewelry Store - Harris Jewelers (34 of 71 votes)

Best Manly Store

Best Nutrition Shop - Unleashed Sports Nutrition (8 of 25 votes)

Best Place for a Shopping Spree - Target (6 of 35 votes)

Best Product Made Locally

Best Second-Hand Store

Best Sweets Shop - Les Blonde Bakery (8 of 32 votes)

Last But Not Least

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Best Category We Left Out - Best Med Spa Halo Med Spa (39 of 513 votes)

Grand Total Votes: 8084

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