Meet the 2020 Best of City Lakes Finalists

Meet the Best of City South 2020 Finalists
The votes are in! Here are the top three finalists in each category of this year's Best of City Lakes.

Readers, you voted for your favorite businesses in a bunch of fun categories this year, from restaurants to doggy daycares to fitness spots. Before the winners of our Best of City Lakes 2020 contest are announced in June, here are the top three finalists in each category (listed alphabetically). Congratulations to the finalists! Tune in here and in the print magazine on June 1 to see who takes home the gold.

Where four finalists are listed, there is a tie among the finalists.

BEST PATIO DINING

Park Tavern 
Rojo Mexican Grill 
Wise Acre Eatery 

BEST RESTAURANT

Red Cow Uptown 
Wok in the Park 
yum! Kitchen and Bakery, St. Louis Park 

BEST TAVERN/BAR/BREWERY

George & The Dragon
Park Tavern 
Yard House, St. Louis Park
 

BEST BREAKFAST

French Meadow Café & Bluestem Bar
yum! Kitchen and Bakery, St. Louis Park 
The Zumbro 

BEST BUILDER 

Anchor Builders LLC 
Gonyea Companies/Stonegate Builders 
MA Peterson 

BEST REMODELER

Anchor Builders LLC 
Gonyea Transformations 
Lake Country Builders 

BEST INTERIOR DESIGNER

Jackie Thein (Anchor Builders) 
Sarah Bernardy Design 
Victoria Sass (Prospect Refuge Studio) 

BEST LANDSCAPE DESIGNER 

Bachman’s 
Landscape Love
Tangletown Gardens
 

BEST SENIOR LIVING RESIDENCE 

Mount Olivet Home, Careview and Day Services
Parkshore Senior Campus
TowerLight Senior Living  
 

BEST NURSERY/GARDEN CENTER 

Bachman’s  
Sunnyside Gardens 
Tangletown Gardens 

BEST HOME FURNISHINGS STORE

Mama’s Happy, St. Louis Park 
Patina
 
Woody’s Furniture, St. Louis Park 

BEST FITNESS STUDIO/YOGA STUDIO/GYM

CorePower Yoga, St. Louis Park 
Life Time Athletic, St. Louis Park
 
Pure Barre, St. Louis Park 

BEST DENTAL PRACTICE

Calhoun Dental 
Linden Hills Dentistry 
Park Dental St. Louis Park

BEST ORTHODONTIC PRACTICE

Advances in Orthodontics, Golden Valley 
Family Orthodontics PA
 
Mint Orthodontics 

BEST CHIROPRACTIC PRACTICE

Clear Health Chiropractic 
SuNu Wellness Center, Linden Hills 
West End Chiropractic & Wellness 

BEST PEDIATRIC PRACTICE 

Park Nicollet Clinic, St. Louis Park
Partners in Pediatrics, Calhoun Clinic 
 
Pediatric Services, St. Louis Park 

BEST EYE PRACTICE

Owl Optical 
Park Nicollet Clinic, St. Louis Park
Uptown Vision Clinic 
 

BEST DERMATOLOGY PRACTICE 

Market Street Dermatology
Park Nicollet Clinic, St. Louis Park
 
Uptown Dermatology & SkinSpa 

BEST MEDSPA

LifeSpa at Life Time Athletic, St. Louis Park 
Mesna Plastic Surgery 
Skin Deep by Angie 

BEST SALON/SPA

HAUS Salon 
Revolution Salon
 
Tangles & Co. Salon 

BEST APPAREL BOUTIQUE

Apricot Lane Boutique 
Evereve, St. Louis Park
 
Mille 

BEST GIFT SHOP

Bibelot GoodThings 
The Foundry 
Patina 

BEST FLORIST

Arts & Flowers 
Bachman’s
 
Brown & Greene Florist Minneapolis 

BEST SPECIALTY FOODS/KITCHEN STORE

Kitchen Window 
Linden Hills Co-op 
Penzeys Spices

BEST DOGGY DAYCARE/KENNEL

ADOGO Pet Hotel, MSP Airport
Now Boarding, Minneapolis 
 
Pampered Pooch Playground 

BEST PRIVATE PRESCHOOL/CHILDCARE (tie)

The Berry Patch 
Kids Place, St. Louis Park
Mount Olivet Child Day Program 
 
TowerLight Childcare 

BEST LAW FIRM

Held Law Office 
SeilerSchindel, PLLC
Sutor Law Firm
 

BEST VETERINARY PRACTICE

All Paws Animal Hospital, St. Louis Park
Lake Harriet Veterinary
Oak Knoll Animal Hospital  
 

BEST LEARNING/TUTORING CENTER

Mathnasium, St. Louis Park 

BEST PLACE FOR KIDS' ACTIVITIES

Foss Swim School
Westwood Hills Nature Center, St. Louis Park
Wild Rumpus