Best of North Coast Readers Poll

The wait is over! The results are in! Here is how our readers voted in our 2021 Best of North Coastal Readers Poll. There are quite a few new faces this year, and many of the “incumbents” are still on top.

This list includes businesses, restaurants and people whose excellent efforts make our area one of the most wonderful places on the planet in which to live, work and play. Your support and patronage will help them keep up their great work!

Congratulations to all the winners, and thanks to all our readers who voted for them! Please support the winners and local business.

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ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE/WELLNESS

1. Premier Medical Wellness Center
2. Acupuncture RSF
3. Innate Health and Healing

American Food

1. Oggi’s Pizza & Brewing Company
2. Ranch 45
3. Viewpoint Brewing Company

ANTIQUES/SECOND HAND

1. BW Home
2. The Country Friends Consignment Shop
3. Village Consignment

ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT

1. North Coast Repertory Theater
2. Belly Up
3. Cinepolis

AUTO DEALERSHIP

1. Bob Baker Auto Group
2. Rancho Santa Fe Autos
3. BMW Encinitas

AUTO REPAIR & SERVICE

1. Drive AutoCare
2. Rancho Santa Fe Mobil
3. Del Mar Car Service

BAKERY

1. Caffe Positano
2. Thyme in the Ranch
3. Darshan Bakery

BANK

1.Union Bank
2. Wells Fargo
3. Bank of America

BARBERSHOP

1. Mr. Roby’s Barbershop
2. Rancho Santa Fe Barber Salon
3. Solana Beach Barber Shop

BIKE SHOP

1. Pedego Electric Bike Solana Beach
2. Revolution Bike Shop
3. Trek Bicycle

BOUTIQUE FITNESS STUDIO

1. StretchLab Solana Beach & Del Mar
2. Kim K Fit
3. Orange Theory Fitness

BREAKFAST

1. Claires on Cedros
2. The Original Pancake House
3. Americana

BRUNCH

1. Jake’s Del Mar
2. Poseidon
3. Rancho Santa Fe Bistro

BURGER

1. Chiefs Burgers & Brew
2. Oggi’s Pizza & Brewing Company
3. Burger Lounge

CAFÉ

1. Caffe Positano
2. Pacifica Breeze Café
3. Swami’s Cafe Solana Beach

CATERING

1. Ranch 45
2. Oggi’s Pizza & Brewing Company
3. Coya Peruvian Secret

COFFEE SHOP

1. Caffe Positano
2. Barefoot Coffee Roasters
3. Philz Coffee

COLLEGE PLANNING SERVICE

1. KC College Consulting
2. Ivymax
3. C2 Education

COSMETIC SURGERY

1. Changes Plastic Surgery
2. Ranch & Coast Plastic Surgery
3. Carmel Valley Facial Plastic Surgery

CREDIT UNION

1. Mission Federal Credit Union
2. California Coast Credit Union
3. San Diego County Credit Union

DANCE STUDIO

1. Fusion Dance Solana Beach
2. GC Dance Company
3. Inspired Movement Dance and Performing Arts

DAY SPA

1. The Spa at Morgan Run
2. A’LaFin Skincare
3. Rancho Valencia

DELI

1. Milton’s
2. Jersey Mikes
3. Del Mar Liquor and Deli

DENTIST

1. Dr. Curtis L. Chan
2. Dentistry in the Ranch
3. Del Mar Family Dentistry

DESSERT

1. Thyme in the Ranch
2. Nothing Bundt Cakes
3. Parlor Doughnuts

ESCROW COMPANIES

1. Rancho Santa Fe Escrow
2. Oakwood Escrow Del Mar
3. Heritage Escrow

EYEWEAR/SUNGLASSES

1. Optical Illusion
2. Rancho Santa Fe Optometry
3. Optometry Cabana

FAMILY ATTORNEY

1. Julie Mack & Associates
2. Elaine L. Heine Law
3. Davison Family Law

FAMILY RESTAURANT

1. Oggi’s Pizza & Brewing Company
2. Fidel’s Little Mexico
3. Milton’s

FINANCIAL PLANNER/WEALTH MANAGEMENT

1. American Money Management
2. Wells Fargo Advisors
3. Carter Financial

FLORIST

1. Third Bloom
2. Native Poppy
3. Del Mar Floral and Gifts

FRENCH FOOD

1. Mille Fleurs
2. Pamplemousse Grille
3. Addison at Fairmont Grand Del Mar

FURNITURE

1. Indigenous by La Rue
2. BW Home
3. Amy Meier

GIFT STORE/UNIQUE ITEMS

1. Third Bloom
2. Dinosaur Gallery Gift Store
3. Floral Palette

GOLF COURSE

1. Morgan Run Club & Resort
2. Rancho Santa Fe Golf Club
3. Lomas Santa Fe Executive Course

HAIR SALON

1. Do’s & Lipstick
2. LUX Beauty Bar
3. Studio Savvy Salon

HAPPY HOUR

1. Brigantine
2. Poseidon
3. Jimmy O’s

HEALTH CLUB

1. F45 Training Solana Beach
2. Bay Club Carmel Valley
3. Morgan Run Club & Resort

HEALTHY DINING

1. Nectarine Grove
2. Naked Cafe’
3. Flower Child

HOME BUILDER

1. Holcombe Homes Contractor
2. Naylor Construction
3. Nielsen Builders

HOME REMODELING

1. Elysian Contractors, Inc
2. CCS Custom Cabinet
3. Young Construction Company

HOTEL

1. L’Auberge Del Mar
2. The Inn at Rancho Santa Fe
3. Rancho Valencia

ICE CREAM

1. Handel’s Homemade Ice Cream
2. Salt & Straw
3. The Baked Bear

IN-HOME CARE

1. At Home Nursing Care
2. Canaan Home Care
3. Home Care Assistance

INSURANCE

1. Jim Coleman State Farm
2. Sara Freund State Farm
3. Rancho Santa Fe Insurance

INTERIOR DESIGNER

1. Amy Meier Design
2. Polo Bay Interiors
3. Barton + Barton

ITALIAN

1. Villaggio Ristorante @ Del Mar
2. Oggi’s Pizza & Brewing Company
3. Dolce Pano E Vino (Tie)
3. Trattoria Ponte Vecchio (Tie)

JEWELRY

1. Rancho Santa Fe Estate & Fine Jewelry
2. Julez Bryant
3. Marrow Fine Jewelry

JUICE BARS

1. Elixir Juice & Food Juice Bar
2. Nekter Juice Bar
3. Beaming

KIDS SPORTS LEAGUE

1. Del Mar Carmel Valley Sharks
2. Rancho Santa Fe Youth Soccer
3. Del Mar Little League

LANDSCAPING COMPANY

1. Terra Bella Landscape Development
2. Enchanted Landscapes
3. Falling Waters

LUNCH

1. Oggi’s Pizza & Brewing Company
2. Board & Brew Del Mar
3. Poseidon

MARGARITA

1. Fidel’s Little Mexico
2. Tony’s Jacal
3. Tamarindo Del Mar

MARKET/GROCERY STORE

1. Gelson’s
2. Jimbo’s Naturally
3. Sprouts

MASSAGE

1. Solana Beach Massages
2. Massage Concepts
3. Grotto Spa-Solana Beach

MEXICAN RESTAURANT

1. Fidel’s Little Mexico
2. Tony’s Jacal
3. Tamarindo Del Mar

MICRO BREWERY/TASTING ROOM

1. Viewpoint Brewing Company
2. Oggi’s Pizza & Brewing Company
3. The Brewer’s Tap Room

MORTGAGE BANKER

1. Gaylord-Hansen Mortgage Team at loanDepot
2. Ranch & Coast Mortgage Group
3. Norma Nelson-Wiberg - RPM Mortgage

NEW RESTAURANT

1. Villaggio Ristorante @ Del Mar
2. Monarch Ocean Pub
3. Nectarine Grove

OUTDOOR RESTAURANT

1. Poseidon
2. Jake’s Del Mar
3. Oggi’s Pizza & Brewing Company

PEDIATRIC DENTIST/ORTHODONTIST

1. Sunny Smiles Kids Pediatric Dentistry
2. Great Smiles
3. Rancho Santa Fe Orthodontics

PEDIATRICIAN

1. Coast Pediatrics
2. Scripps Clinic Carmel Valley
3. Children’s Primary Care Medical Group

PET STORE

1. Dexter’s Deli
2. Muttropolis
3. Dirty Dogs

PHARMACY/DRUGSTORE

1. La Vita Compounding Pharmacy
2. Fairbanks Pharmacy & Day Spa
3. PureCare Pharmacy

PHYSICAL THERAPY

1. Rancho Del Mar Physical Therapy
2. San Diego Sports Medicine
3. Gaspar Doctors of Physical Therapy

PILATES

1. Club Pilates
2. Pilates of San Diego
3. San Diego Sports Medicine

PIZZA

1. Oggi’s Pizza & Brewing Company
2. Bongiornio’s New York Pizzeria
3. Del Mar Pizza

PRESCHOOL

1. Solana Beach Presbyterian Preschool
2. Village Church
3. Horizon Prep

PRIVATE SCHOOL

1. High Bluff Academy
2. St. James Academy
3. Horizon Prep

RESALE SHOPS

1. Carolyn’s Designer Resale
2. EDIT Consignment Boutique
3. Double Take

RESTAURANT WITH A VIEW

1. Poseidon
2. Monarch Ocean Pub
3. Jake’s

SANDWICH

1. Board & Brew Del Mar
2. Oggi’s Pizza & Brewing Company
3. Jersey Mikes

SEAFOOD

1. The Fish Market
2. Poseidon
3. Jake’s Del Mar

SENIOR LIVING

1. La Vida Del Mar
2. Brookdale Senior Living
3. Belmont Village Senior Living

STORAGE FACILITY

1. Smart Self Storage of Solana Beach
2. San Diego Wine Storage
3. RSF Motor Club & Storage

SURF SHOP

1. Rusty Del Mar Surf Shop
2. Surf Ride Boardshop
3. Hansen’s

SUSHI

1. Boto Sushi Del Mar
2. Shimbashi Izakaya
3. Station Sushi Solana Beach

TACO

1. Tony’s Jacal
2. Fidel’s
3. Death by Tequila

TAKE OUT

1. Oggi’s Pizza & Brewing Company
2. Bongiornio’s New York Pizzeria
3. Ranch 45

THAI FOOD

1. Similan Thai
2. Spices Thai Café
3.Bangkok Bay

TRUST ATTORNEY

1. Kristina Hess - KR Hess Law
2. Law Offices of Eloise Hock Feinstein
3. Jason Baker of Keegan Baker, LLP

TUTORING SERVICE

1. Ivymax
2. High Bluff Academy
3. Fusion Academy

VETERINARIAN

1. Torrey Pines Animal Hospital
2. Helen Woodward Animal Center
3. Animal & Bird Hospital-Del Mar

WINE BAR

1. Il Fornaio
2. Dolce Pane E Vino
3. Carruth Cellars

WOMEN’S APPAREL

1. Sheridan Boutique
2. MJH Studiios
3. Sea Biscuit

YOGA

1. Yoga Six
2. Yoga Del Mar
3. CorePower Yoga

YOGURT

1. Yogurtland
2. Seaside Yogurt
3. Gelato 101