INDY Best of the Triangle Winners & Finalists!!

Check out this year's Downtown INDY Best of Winners & Finalists!  Be sure to stop in and congratulate them!

 

Winners

Best Bike Shop - The Bicycle Chain
Best Comic Book Store - Chapel Hill Comics
Best Bartender in Orange County - Gary @ The Crunkleton
Best Live Theater Company - Playmakers Repertory Company
Best Place to Watch International Soccer - Italian Pizzeria III
Best Place to Watch Televised ACC Basketball in Orange County - Top of the Hill
Best Auto Repair in Orange County - Chapel Hill Tire Car Care Center
Best Chiropractor - Dr. Chas Gaertner, North Carolina Chiropractic
Best Dental Practice in Orange County - Kennedy Dental Group
Best Hair Salon in Orange County - Syd's Hair Shop
Best Hotel in Orange County - The Franklin Hotel
Best Local Pharmacy - Sutton's Drug Store
Best Yoga Studio - Franklin Street Yoga
Best Appetizer - Lantern
Bang for your Buck Restaurant - Cosmic Cantina
Best Birthday Cake - Sugarland
Best Burger in Orange County - Buns
Best Catering - Mediterranean Deli
Best Chef in Orange County - Andrea Reusing, Lantern
Best Comfort Food - Mama Dip's 
Best Dessert - Sugarland
Best Late-night Munchies - Cosmic Cantina
Best New Restaurant in Orange County - Vimala's Curryblossom Cafe
Best Outdoor Dining in Orange County - Crook's Corner
Best Pasta - 411 West
Best Romantic Restaurant - Lantern
Best Sandwich - Sandwhich
Best Steak & Cheese - Italian Pizzeria III
Best Vietnamese - Lime & Basil
Best Wait Staff in Orange County - Lantern 

Finalists

Best Bike Shop - Back Alley Bikes
Best CD/Record Store - CD Alley
Best Children's Clothing Store - Glee Kids
Best Florist - Chapel Hill Florist
Best Florist - University Florist & Gift Shop
Best Jewelry Store in Orange County - Light Years Jewelry
Best Jewelry Store in Orange County - William Travis Jewelry
Best Local Women's Boutiquie - Uniquities
Best Vintage Store - Time After Time Vintage Thrift Shop
Best Dive Bar - The Cave
Best Karaoke - He's Not Here
Best Neighborhood Bar in Orange County - The Crunkleton
Best Open Mic - Jack Sprat Cafe
Best Place to Hear Country or Bluegrass - The Carolina Inn
Best Place to Hear Rock 'n' Roll - Local 506
Best Place to See Music Before 10 p.m. - The Cave
Best Place to Shoot Pool - Zog's Pool
Best Roots / Country Band - Mandolin Orange (playing Locally Grown 6-23-11)
Best Upscale Bar - The Crunkleton
Best Art Gallery - FRANK Gallery
Best Bakery - Sugarland
Best Local Brewery - Carolina Brewery
Best Martini Selection - East End Oyster & Martini Bar
Best Place for a Blind Date in Orange County - Top of the Hill
Best Place to Watch Televised ACC Basketball in Orange County - Carolina Brewery
Best Hari Salon in Orange County - Moshi Moshi 
Best Hotel in Orange County - Carolina Inn
Best Place to Entertain Kids - Kidzu Children's Museum
Best Appetizer - Top of the Hill
Best Bang for your Buck - Mediterranean Deli
Best Breakfast - Ye Olde Waffle Shop
Best Burger in Orange County - Sandwhich
Best Burrito - Cosmic Cantina
Best Burrito - Chipotle Mexican Grill 
Best Chef in Orange County - Bill Smith, Crook's Corner
Best Chef in Orange County - Vimala Rajendran, Vimala's Curryblossom Cafe
Best Chocolate Confection - Sugarland
Best Chocolate Confection - The Chocolate Door
Best Confort Food - Crook's Corner
Best Deli - Mediterranean Deli
Best Dumplings - Lantern
Best Dumplings - Mama Dip's
Best Fries - Buns
Best Greek - Mediterranean Deli
Best Guacamole - Cosmic Cantina
Best Ice Cream -  Cold Stone Creamery
Best Ice Cream - Sugarland
Best Indian - Mint
Best Indian - Vimala's Curryblossom Cafe
Most Innovative Menu - Lantern
Best Italian - 411 West
Best Late-Night Munchies - Time Out
Best Local Pizza - Pepper's Pizza
Best Mexican / Latin American in Orange County - Bandido's
Best Middle Eastern - Mediterranean Deli
Best Outdoor Dining in Orange County - Top of the Hill
Best Outdoor Dining in Orange County - Vimala's Curryblossom Cafe
Best Pie - Sugarland
Best Salad - Panera Bread
Best Sandwich - Panera Bread
Best Soups - Panera Bread
Best Brunch in Orange County - Crook's Corner
Best Vegetarian Friendly Restaurant in Orange County - Mediterranean Deli
Best Vegetarian Friendly Restaurant in Orange County - Vimala's Curryblossom Cafe
Best Wait Staff in Orange County - Vimala's Curryblossom Cafe
Best Wine List - West End Wine Bar