Meet the Finalists in the 2014 Best of Plymouth

Congratulations to all who have been voted into the top three in our readers' choice survey.

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Voting has come and gone for the 2014 Best of Plymouth, and we received a record number of ballots from dedicated readers of Plymouth Magazine. Hundreds of businesses were nominated for the awards, but only the top three in each category will continue on to the Best of Plymouth event on Tuesday, April 8, 2014, at Rush Creek Golf Club.

All finalists are listed in alphabetical order. Listed order in no way implies number of votes or final result.

Bakery: Cub Foods Bakery, Lunds and Byerly's, Panera Bread
: Jake's City Grille, Peg's Countryside Cafe Bakery, Original Pancake House

Burgers: Cowboy Jack's, Eat Shop, Five Guys Burgers and Fries

Ethnic food: Bukhara Indian Bistro, El Azteca, Ketsana's Thai Restaurant

Happy hour: Cowboy Jack's, Jake's City Grille, Lucky's 13 Pub

Wine selection: Eat Shop, Haskell's, Lunds Liquor

Kid-friendly restaurant: Applebee's, Noodles & Company, Perkins

New restaurant: Eat Shop, Lucky's 13 Pub, The Sunshine Factory Bar and Grill

Outdoor dining: Eat Shop, Grizzly's Grill, Jake's City Grille

Private-party venue: Crowne Plaza Minneapolis West, Jake's City Grille, Plymouth Creek Center

Bartender: Angie, Cowboy Jack's; Brian, Lucky's 13 Pub; Marcus, Eat Shop

Pasta Dish: Creekside Cafe at Crowne Plaza, Eat Shop, Latuff's Pizzeria

Chiropractor: Dr. Barbro Brost, Brost Clinic; Dr. Paul Moon, Y-Chiropractic; Dr. Jeffrey Wock, Lake West Chiropractic and Natural Health

Dental clinic: Boger Dental, Camp Smile, LifeSmiles

Orthodontist: Dr. D Orthodontics, Harrington Orthodontics, Kottemann Orthodontics

Pediatric clinic: Park Nicollet, Partners in Pediatrics, Southlake Pediatrics

Yoga class: Sculpt, CorePower Yoga; Hot Yoga, Life Time; Pigs Fly, Yoga Studio

Fitness studio: Discover Strength, Life Time Fitness, Orangetheory Fitness

Golf course: Begin Oaks, Hollydale, Medina Golf and Country Club

Medspa/rejuvenation clinic: Gr8skin MedSpa, New Reflections SpaSalon, Simonson's Salon & Spa

Builder/remodeler: Bergeron Homes, Pillar Homes, Platinum Remodeling

Home retail/furnishings: HOM Furniture, Mingle, Schneiderman's Furniture

Interior designer: Gayle Crummer, Mingle, Jayne Morrison Interior Design

Landscaper: CHW Landscape, Dundee Nursery and Landscaping, MH3 Design Group

Garden shop: Bachman's, CHW Landscape, Dundee Floral

Community event/festival: Fire & Ice Fest, Music in Plymouth

Kids' birthday party spot: Parker's Lake Park, Pump it Up, SkyZone

Music lessons: Keyboard Kids, Sheila Stamps, Virtuosos Music Academy

Preschool/daycare: The Goddard School, Kinderberry Hill, Primrose School of West Plymouth

Summer program/camp: Primrose School of West Plymouth, Providence Academy, Virtuosos Music Academy Rock Camps

High school teacher: William Lasseter, Providence Academy; Colleen Tolle, Wayzata High School; Stephanie Trump, Armstrong High School

Doggy daycare/kennel/boarding: Camp BowWow, Petsmart, Puptown

Pet grooming/services: Petsmart, Premier Pet Salon, Puptown

Veterinary services: Northwest Animal Hospital, Oakwood Pet Clinic, Rockford Road Animal Hospital

Class/program for seniors: Plymouth Creek Center Senior Club, Life Time Fitness, Sholom Home

Financial advisor: Nicole Middendorf, Prosperwell; Bill Tollerud, Edward Jones; Adam Weiland, Wealth Enhancement Group

Hairstylist/barber: Carrie Carlson, New Reflections; Jessica
Homan, The Style Room; Chris Miller, Christopher J Salon

Photographer: Elisabeth Ansley Photography, Gregory Gittsovich, Rhonda Stark

Massage therapist: Scott Chapman, Y-Chiropractic; DeAnn Larson, Tree of Life; Megan Reinking, Lake West Chiropractic & Natural Health

Real estate agent: Lori Bergeron, Mark Geier, Dayna Murray

Salon/spa: New Reflections Salonspa; Christopher J Salon, Simonson's Salon and Spa

Insurance agent: Jim Harper, Allstate; Dawn Bijou Janes, Minnesota Insurance Group; Brad Kaplan, Kaplan Insurance Agency

Children's shop: Carter's Outlet, Creative Kidstuff, Once Upon a Child

Boutique: Foursome, Heartbreaker, Vinifera Wines and Ales

Small-business customer service: Christopher J Salon, Complete Eye Care of Medina, Kaplan Insurance Agency

Gift shop/place to buy unique gifts: Bachman's, Dundee Floral, Patina

Jeweler: Artelle Designs, Graham Jewelers, Tesa Jeweller

New shop: Carter's, Heartbreaker, Honey & Mackie's

Sporting goods: Dick's Sporting Goods, Lettermen Sports, Sports Hut

Eyewear:  Complete Eye Care of Medina, Kennedy Vision Health Center, Plymouth Vision Center