2019 Best of White Bear Lake Winners

The votes are in! GoodThings White Bear Lake was voted Best Gift Shop in White Bear Lake, and GoodStyle was voted Best Apparel Boutique in White Bear Lake by Readers’ Choice Awards.

Presenting your picks for the best restaurants, shops, salons and more in White Bear Lake.

RESTAURANTS

Best Patio Dining
Washington Square Bar & Grill
Runners-up: Rudy’s Redeye GrillAcqua, White Bear Lake

Best Restaurant
Acqua, White Bear Lake
Runners-up: Washington Square Bar & GrillRudy’s Redeye Grill

READ MORE: Acqua’s Best Food & Drink, According to the Owners

Best Tavern/Bar/Brewery
Washington Square Bar & Grill
Runners-up: Big Wood BreweryRudy’s Redeye Grill

Best Breakfast
Keys Cafe and Bakery
Runners-up: Cobblestone CaféWashington Square Bar & Grill

HOME & GARDEN

Best Builder
Pratt Homes 
Runners-up: Bald Eagle ConstructionCox Contracting

Best Remodeler
Bald Eagle Construction
Runners-up: Pratt HomesCox Contracting

READ MORE: White Bear Lake’s Best Remodeler Says Communication is Key

Best Interior Designer
Abbott Paint & Carpet, White Bear Lake 
Runners-up: Christina Lynn InteriorsDeb Walczak (Nesting Inc.)

READ MORE: One of White Bear Lake’s Best Interior Designers Picks Her Favorite Room

Best Landscape Designer
Letourneau Landscaping
Runners-up: Landscape Design Studios

Best Senior Living Residence
The Arbors of White Bear Lake
Runners-up: Waverly Gardens, North OaksSt. Andrew’s Village

Best Home Furnishings Store
Upsy-Daisy
Runners-up: ReUse ReStyleWhite Bear Lake Mercantile

Best Nursery/Garden Center
Bachman’s Floral, Gift & Garden in Maplewood
Runners-up: Costa Farm & Greenhouse White Bear LakeWaldoch Farm Garden Center Lino Lakes

HEALTH & WELLNESS

Best Pediatric Practice
HealthPartners White Bear Lake Clinic 
Runners-up: Entira Family Clinics, White Bear Lake Banning AvenueChildren’s Hugo Clinic

Best Eye Practice
White Bear Eye Clinic & Optical 
Runners-up: Associated Eye Care, HugoBirch Lake Eye Clinic

READ MORE: Eye to Eye with White Bear Lake’s Best Eye Practice

Best Dermatology Practice
Advanced Dermatology Care, White Bear Lake
Runners-up: Dermatology Consultants, Vadnais Heights

Best Medspa
Sunbear Salon & Medspa
Runners-up: LifeSpa at Life Time AthleticContour Clinic by Juvly Aesthetics, Vadnais Heights

Best Salon/Spa
Sunbear Salon & Medspa
Runners-up: IndulgeRevive

READ MORE: Which Skin Care Procedure is Right for You?

Best Fitness Studio/Yoga Studio/Gym
YMCA, White Bear Area 
Runners-up: Life Time Fitness, White Bear LakeLifeCore Yoga, White Bear Lake

Best Dental Practice
White Bear Smiles
Runners-up: Lakeshore Family DentistryWhite Bear Lake Dental

READ MORE: Discover Your Best Smile at Lakeshore Family Dentistry

Best Orthodontic Practice
Signature Orthodontics, White Bear Lake
Runners-up: Orthodontic Care Specialists, White Bear Lake, Kent C. Gulden D.D.S.

Best Chiropractic Practice
The Carlson Clinic of White Bear Lake
Runners-up: HealthSource Chiropractic of White Bear LakeMahtomedi Natural Care Center

SHOPS & RETAIL

Best Apparel Boutique
Goodthings – GoodStyle 
Runners-up: PrimpMainstream Boutique

Best Gift Shop
GoodThings 
Runners-up: The Farmer’s DaughterKowalski’s

Best Specialty Foods/Kitchen Store
Eat!@Home Kitchen and Pantry Store 
Runners-up: The Olive Branch Oil & Spice CompanyBlue Water Polish Pottery

READ MORE: Local Polish Pottery Shop Sells Patterns Owned by British Royal Family

Best Florist
White Bear Floral Shop & Greenhouse
Runners-up: Lakeside Floral, WillernieKowalski’s

FAMILY & PETS

Best Doggy Daycare/Kennel
Birch Lake Animal Hospital 
Runners-up: Goldwood KennelsOneka Pet Resort

Best Law Firm
Sheila J. Kelly Law Firm, LLC
Runners-up: Galena Law Firm, P.A.GDO Law

Best Veterinary Practice
White Bear Animal Hospital
Runners-up: Birch Lake Animal HospitalLake Animal Hospital

Best Learning/Tutoring Center
Mathnasium 
Runners-up: Tutor TimeLearning Rx

Best Private Preschool/Childcare
St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church Preschool, Mahtomedi 
Runners-up: Frassati Catholic AcademyLake Area Discovery Center, Community of Grace Lutheran Church

Best Place for Kids’ Activities
Tamarack Nature Center
Runners-up: YMCA, White Bear AreaFlips Gymnastics