Texas’ Best of 2016

The results are in! The competition proved to be fiercer than ever before as Texans cast their votes in PRIME Living’s annual Readers’ Choice Awards.

See below for which businesses, people and services have bragging rights for the Best of 2016.

Shopping In Texas

Best Women’s Boutique: Tootsies

Best Shoe Selection: DSW

Best Jeweler: IW Marks Jewelers

Best Antique Shopping: Original Round Top Antiques Fair

Best Home Decor Store: High Fashion Home

Best Farmers Market: Pearl Farmers Market

Best Dressed Texan (Female): Rania Mankarious

Best Dressed Texan (Male): Bryan Beene

Health & Beauty In Texas

Best Spa: Deer Lake Lodge Resort & Spa

Best Medical Spa: Belage Center for Facial Plastic Surgery

Best Salon: Trademark Salon

Best Place To Get Fit: Life Time Fitness

Food & Drink In Texas

Best Margarita: Asador

Best Texas Winery: Driftwood Estate Winery

Best Texas Brewery: No Label Brewing Co.

Best Texas Spirit (Gin, Whiskey, Vodka, Tequila, Rum or Brandy): Tito’s Handmade Vodka

Best Burger: Asador

Best Dessert: Hugs & Donuts

Best Bakery: The Jenny Layne Bakery

Best Tex-Mex: El Tiempo Cantina

Best BBQ: Buttz Food Truck

Best Exotic Selection: LunchBox Food Truck

Best Cocktails: North Italia

Best Coffee Spot: Starbucks

Best Restaurant With Outdoor Dining: Dish Society

Best Food Truck: The Waffle Bus

Best Frozen Treats: Steel City Pops

Best Fried Food: Custom Confections

Best Pizza: OffBeat Eatz

Best Noodles: Maggiano’s Little Italy

Best Gluten Friendly: Ripe Cuisine

Best Vegan/Vegetarian: True Food Kitchen

Best Intimate Dining: Brennan’s of Houston

Best Breakfast Spot: Dish Society

Texas Professionals

Best Chef: Brad Phillips

Best Attorney: Chad Pinkerton

Best Interior Designer: Lucinda Loya

Best Florist: David Brown Flowers

Best Doctor: Dr. Krista Olson

Best Dentist: Dr. Vicki Borowski

Best Veterinarian: Dr. Brian D. Gray

Best Financial Advisor: Fred Martin Shoquist Jr., CRPC(R) with UBS

Best Hair Stylist: Danielle Ortiz-Rico

Best Plastic Surgeon: Dr. Angela Sturm

Best Cosmetic Surgeon: Dr. Haresh Yalamanchili

Best Tailor: Norton Ditto

Best Realtor: Bryan Beene

Best Texas Tweeter: Steven David @thestevendavid

Best Weatherperson: Chita Craft

Best TV Anchor: Dave Ward

Best Radio Personality: Kevin Kline

Best Photographer: Jonathan Ivy

Best Family Owned/Operated Business: Custom Confections

Arts, Events & Culture In Texas

Best Festival: Keels & Wheels Concours d’Elegance

Best Artist: Raven Hendrix

Best Art Gallery: Dallas Museum of Art

Best Performance Space: Alley Theatre

Best Theatre Director: Gregory Boyd

Best Gala: “Wishes Do Come True” Gala benefiting Carole and Ronald Krist Samaritan Counseling Center

Best Nonprofit: Crime Stoppers of Houston

Best Texas Author or Poet: Rick Riordan

Leisure & Lifestyle

Best Hotel/Resort (in Texas): Renaissance Dallas Hotel

Best Hotel/Resort (not in Texas): Pelican Reef Villas

Best Casino: Bellagio

Best Cigar Lounge (in Texas): Davidoff of Geneva (Houston)

Best Neighborhood (in Texas): Rice Military

Best Golf Course (in Texas): Cordillera Ranch

Best Cruise Ship: Princess Cruises

Best FBO (in Texas): Signature Flight Support

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