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  • Readers' Choice 2012

  • INSURANCE
    Farm Bureau – 1stPlace
    Mark Fulher – 2ndPlace
     
    FRESH PRODUCE
    Harris Teeter – 1stPlace
    IGA – 2ndPlace
    Thomas Tackle & Seafood – 3rdPlace
     
    FRESH MEAT
    IGA – 1stPlace
    Harris Teeter – 2ndPlace
    Piggly Wiggly – 3rdPlace
     
    FRESH SEAFOOD
    Surf City Crab – 1stPlace
    Thomas’ Tackle & Seafood – 2ndPlace
    Shrimp Shack – 3rdPlace
    Crab Pot – 3rdPlace
    Bowman’s Seafood – 3rdPlace
     
    CLOTHING
    Bert’s Surf Shop – 1stPlace 
    Spinnaker Surf – 2ndPlace
    Margolis Men’s Store – 3rdPlace
    Herring’s Bait & Tackle Shop – 3rdPlace
     
    EYE WEAR
    Spinnaker Surf – 1stPlace 
    Onshore Surf Shop – 2ndPlace
    Dr. Phillip Tart – 2ndPlace
    Atlantic Eye Associates – 2ndPlace
     
    ANTIQUES
    Carolina Décor & More – 1stPlace
    Miss Carla’s – 2ndPlace
     
    SPORTING GOODS
    East Coast Sports – 1stPlace
    Herring’s Bait & Tackle Shop – 2ndPlace
    Dick’s Sporting Goods – 3rdPlace
     
    BEST WATER VIEW
    Riverview Cafe – 1stPlace
    Breezeway – 2ndPlace
    Buddy’s – 3rdPlace
     
    BEST OUTDOOR DINING
    Buddy’s – 1stPlace
    Daddy Mac’s Beach Grille – 2ndPlace
    Beauchaines II – 2ndPlace
    Sears Landing Grill & Boat – 3rdPlace
     
    BBQ
    Two Old Guys BBQ & Chicken – 1stPlace
    Smithfield’s Chicken N Bar-B-Q – 2ndPlace
    Saw Mill Grill – 3rdPlace
     
    PIZZA
    Max’s Pizza – 1stPlace
    Long Island Pizza – 2ndPlace
    Pizza City – 2ndPlace
    De Noia’s Pizza – 3rdPlace
     
    STEAK DINNER
    Rick’s Restaurant & Sport Bar – 1stPlace
    Beauchaines II – 2ndPlace
    Cheri’s Steakhouse – 3rdPlace
     
    ITALIAN
    Long Island Pizza – 1stPlace
    Englese’s Italian Restaurant – 2ndPlace
    Max’s Pizza – 3rdPlace
    Daddy Mac’s Beach Grille – 3rdPlace
    JT’s Pizza – 3rdPlace
     
    MEXICAN
    Camino Real – 1stPlace
    Cancun – 2ndPlace
    El Cerro Grande – 3rdPlace
     
    ORIENTAL/CHINESE
    Red Pepper – 1stPlace 
    Nikki’s – 2ndPlace
    Thai Grille – 2ndPlace
     
    SEAFOOD DINNER
    Riverview Cafe – 1stPlace
    Sears Landing Grill & Boat – 2ndPlace
     
    BEST CHEF
    John Mussion @ Breezeway – 1stPlace
    David Longo – 2ndPlace
    Dennis Miller @ Hula’s – 3rdPlace
     
    Page 2 of 5 - BEST BARTENDER
    Mike Hobbs @ Hula’s – 1stPlace
    Ray Evans @ Sears Landing Grill & Boat – 2ndPlace
    Kim Holder @ Hula’s – 3rdPlace
     
    LIVE ENTERTAINMENT
    Amanda Daughtery – 1stPlace
    Brass Pelican – 2ndPlace
    Fryd Flounder – 3rdPlace
     
    BEST BURGER
    Hula’s – 1stPlace
    Lor A Lei’s Bar & Grill – 2ndPlace
    Island Delights – 3rdPlace
     
    WINGS
    EM R Wings – 1stPlace
    Hula’s – 2ndPlace
    Quartermaster – 3rdPlace
     
    BEST SERVICE/WAIT STAFF
    Barbara Brown @ Riverview Cafe – 1stPlace
    Rick’s Restaurant & Sport Bar – 2ndPlace
    Sears Landing Grill & Boat – 3rdPlace
     
    BREAKFAST/LUNCH
    Sears Landing Grill & Boat – 1stPlace
    Batt’s Grill – 2ndPlace
    T’s Cafe – 3rdPlace
     
    DESSERT
    Beauchaines II – 1stPlace
    Riverview Cafe – 2ndPlace
    New York Corner Deli – 2ndPlace
    Daddy Mac’s – 2ndPlace
     
    SANDWICH
    New York Corner Deli – 1stPlace
    Hula’s – 2ndPlace
    Brass Pelican – 3rdPlace
     
    SALAD
    New York Corner Deli – 1stPlace
    Beach Shop Grill – 2ndPlace
    Daddy Mac’s – 3rdPlace
     
    NEIGHBORHOOD BAR
    Hula’s – 1stPlace
    Brass Pelican – 2ndPlace
    Rick’s – 3rdPlace
     
    SOUTHERN FARE
    Madison’s – 1stPlace
    Batt’s Grill – 2ndPlace
    Riverview Cafe – 2ndPlace
    Batson’s Galley – 2ndPlace
     
    BEER & WINE
    Vino & Vines – 1stPlace
    Hula’s – 2ndPlace
    Sears Landing Grill & Boat – 3rdPlace
    WilcoHess – 3rdPlace
     
    TAKEOUT
    Red Pepper – 1stPlace
    Domino’s Pizza – 2ndPlace
    New York Corner Deli – 3rdPlace
     
    NON-PROFIT/VOLUNTEER GROUP
    Top Cat – 1stPlace
    Sea Turtle Hospital – 2ndPlace
    United Way – 3rdPlace
    NTES PTA – 3rdPlace
     
    LOCAL BAND
    Soul to Sea – 1stPlace
    Fryd Flounder – 2ndPlace
    Wild Life – 3rdPlace
    Back of the Boat – 3rdPlace
     
    LOCAL ARTIST
    Kelly Turner – 1stPlace
    Pelican Joe – 2ndPlace
    Derrick Crenshaw – 3rdPlace
     
    TOURIST ATTRACTION
    The Raven Pirate Ship – 1stPlace
    Bell of Topsail – 2ndPlace
    Sea Turtle Hospital – 3rdPlace
     
    HOTEL/MOTEL/RENTAL
    Tiffany’s – 1stPlace
    Island Inn – 1stPlace
    The Villa Capriani – 2ndPlace
    Breezeway – 3rdPlace
     
    SURF SHOP
    Page 3 of 5 - Bert’s Surf Shop – 1stPlace
    Spinnakers – 2ndPlace
    Undertoe – 3rdPlace
     
    COFFEE
    The Daily Grind – 1stPlace
    Hunga Bunga – 2ndPlace
    Trading Post Coffee House – 3rdPlace
     
    AUTOMOTIVE SERVICE
    Yopp’s Tire – 1stPlace
    Sneads Ferry Truck & Auto – 2ndPlace
    Batt’s Garage – 3rdPlace
     
    SUPERMARKET
    Food Lion – 1stPlace
    IGA – 2ndPlace
    Harris Teeter – 3rdPlace
     
    DAY CARE
    Sneads Ferry Quality Day Care – 1stPlace
    New Beginnings Child Care – 1stPlace
     
    BEAUTY SALON
    7 Day Salon & Spa – 1stPlace
    New Attitude Salon & Spa – 2ndPlace
    A Beautiful New You – 3rdPlace
     
    SPA
    Inis – 1stPlace
    7 Day Salon & Spa – 2ndPlace
    New Attitude Salon & Spa – 3rdPlace
     
    FITNESS CENTER
    Second Wind – 1stPlace
    Gold’s Gym – 2ndPlace
    Surf City Community Center – 3rdPlace
     
    INSURANCE AGENCY
    F & M Mark Fulcher – 1stPlace
    Farm Bureau – 2ndPlace
    State Farm Insurance – 3rdPlace
     
    PHARMACY
    Sneads Ferry Family Pharmacy – 1stPlace
    Realo – 2ndPlace
    CVS – 3rdPlace
     
    HEATING & AIR
    Gideon Heating & Air – 1stPlace
    Miller Heating & Air – 2ndPlace
    Airco Reco – 3rdPlace
    Superior Heating & Air – 3rdPlace
     
    GAS/PROPANE COMPANY
    Sneads Ferry LP Gas – 1stPlace
    Jenkins Gas – 2ndPlace
    Tidewater Energy – 3rdPlace
    Rhino – 3rdPlace
     
    RETIREMENT CARE
    Woodberry – 1stPlace
    Claire Bridge Assisted Living – 1stPlace
     
    BANK/FINANCIAL INSTITUTION
    Bank of America in Holly Ridge – 1stPlace
    Marine Federal Credit Union – 2ndPlace
    First Citizens – 3rdPlace
     
    REAL ESTATE FIRM
    Young Spots Realty – 1stPlace
    Treasure Realty – 2ndPlace
    Century 21 – 3rdPlace
     
    HOME FURNISHINGS STORE
    Beach Furniture Outfitter – 1stPlace
    Rose Brothers – 2ndPlace
    D’s Interiors – 3rdPlace
     
    GIFT/SPECIALITY STORE
    The Shop Across the Street – 1stPlace
    Quarter Moon – 2ndPlace
    Island Treasures – 3rdPlace
     
    CARPET CLEANING BUSINESS
    Pete’s Carpet Cleaning – 1stPlace
    Finesse – 2ndPlace
    First Choice – 3rdPlace
    C H Services – 3rdPlace
    Bryant’s Carpet Pro Inc. – 3rdPlace
     
    BICYCLE RENTAL
    Herring’s Outdoor Sports – 1stPlace
    50 South – 2ndPlace
     
    BAKERY
    Page 4 of 5 - The Corner Sweet Bakeshop – 1stPlace
    New York Corner Deli – 2ndPlace
    The Sweet Life Bakery – 3rdPlace
     
    BARBER
    Surf City Barber Shop – 1stPlace
    David Rogers – 2ndPlace
    James Carter – 2ndPlace
    Back Gate Barber Shop – 2ndPlace
     
    CHIROPRACTOR
    Surf City Chiropractic  – 1stPlace
    Whitekettle Chiropractic – 1stPlace
     
    DENTIST
    Dr. Deanna Fugate, DMD – 1stPlace
    Topsail Dental – Tim Powell – 2ndPlace
    Dr. Shanie Covert – 3rdPlace
     
    PHOTOGRAPHER
    Keith Ketchum Photography – 1stPlace
    Adam Hawley – 2ndPlace
    Pineapple Photo Studio – 2ndPlace
     
    LAWYER
    Keith Fountain – 1stPlace
    Dan Rizzo – 1stPlace
    Bob Kilroy – 2ndPlace
    Ken Ording – 2ndPlace
     
    BAR OR LOUNGE
    The Brass Pelican – 1stPlace
    Gilligan’s – 2ndPlace
    Trailer Bar – 3rdPlace
    Hula’s – 3rdPlace
     
    FISHING PIER
    Surf City Pier – 1stPlace
    The Sea View – 2ndPlace
    Jolly Roger – 3rdPlace
     
    VETERINARIAN
    Surf City Pet Hospital – 1stPlace
    Topsail Animal Hospital – 2ndPlace
    Onslow Animal Hospital – 3rdPlace
     
    PLUMBER
    Shoreline – 1stPlace
    Roto-Rooter – 1stPlace
     
    ELECTRICIAN
    3D Electric – 1stPlace
    Mike Gamble – 2ndPlace
    Dave Williams – 2ndPlace
    Onslow Electric Co. – 2ndPlace
     
    SWEEPSTAKES
    Treasure Chest – 1stPlace
    Holly Ridge Sweepstakes – 2ndPlace
     
    GOLF COURSE
    North Shore Country Club – 1stPlace
    Belvedere Country Club – 2ndPlace
    Topsail Greens Golf Course – 3rdPlace
    Castle Bay Country Club– 3rdPlace
    Bear Trail Golf – 3rdPlace
     
    USED AUTO
    Gary’s Auto – 1stPlace
    Holly Ridge Auto – 2nd Place
    Extreme Motors – 3rd Place
     
    HARDWARE STORE
    Sneads Ferry Village Hardware – 1stPlace
    Hampstead Ace Hardware – 2ndPlace
     
    WATER SPORTS RENTALS
    Onshore Surf Shop – 1stPlace
    Ohana Paddle Sports – 2ndPlace
    Surf City Water sports & Jet Ski Rentals – 2ndPlace
     
    ICE CREAM/FROZEN TREATS
    Island Delights – 1stPlace
    Bada Bing Italian Ice – 2ndPlace
    Island Crush – 3rdPlace
    Dairy Queen – 3rdPlace
     
    TATTOO SHOP
    Permanent Ink – 1stPlace
    Altered Image – 2ndPlace
    Atomic Wave Tattoo – 2ndPlace
    Jade Monkey – 2ndPlace
     
    BOAT STORE/SERVICE
    Greg’s Outboard – 1st  Place
    Coastal Marine & Sports – 2ndPlace
    East Coast Sports – 3rd  Place
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    ENTERTAINMENT VENUE
    Brass Pelican – 1stPlace
    Bell of Topsail – 3rdPlace
    Tarheel Opry – 3rdPlace
     
    CHURCH
    Sneads Ferry Presbyterian – 1stPlace
    Lifewalk – 2ndPlace
    The Gathering Surf City Baptist – 2ndPlace
    St. Mary’s Catholic – 3rdPlace
    Faith Harbor – 3rdPlace
     
    VACATION RENTAL OFFICE
    Treasure Realty– 1stPlace
    T I Rentals – 2ndPlace
    Topsail Realty – 2ndPlace
    United Beach Vacation Rentals – 3rdPlace
    A Beach Place – 3rdPlace

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