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A Special Supplement Of The Port Orchard Independent Chamber of Commerce
INDEPENDENT PORT ORCHARD
Best of 2011
n behalf of the Port Orchard Chamber of Commerce—thank you to everyone who returned a ballot or voted on line at the Port Orchard Independent website (hundreds and hundreds and hundreds of you!), for the Best of SK 2011; Congratulations to everyone who was nominated (over 700 businesses/individuals); everyone who won --nearly 150 businesses and individuals; and to our co-sponsor of the South Kitsap—Port Orchard Independent.
that you have loyal customers, friends and family out there voting for you! AND we encourage you to Shop SK First when you are spending your hard earned money! Join the Port Orchard Chamber in supporting and advocating for loyal businesses! Thanks! Coreen Haydock Johnson Executive Director Port Orchard Chamber
Chamber of Commerce
In many categories there were a lot of businesses who received LOTS of votes—but we have to keep our awards to just the top three! And though we would love to have every kind of business category that exists in South Kitsap represented on the ballot, we have just 50 different categories represented to keep our ballot manageable. Whether the business you own, work for or like to do business with won an award or not know
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Voted Best Senior Living Community 4 Consecutive Years!
Assisted Living 1761 Pottery Avenue Port Orchard, WA 98366
Best of 2011
And The Winners Are... Services
Best Auto Repair
1st Place: D&W Auto Repair 2nd Place: Nowka’s Automotive, Inc. 3rd Place: Ken’s Auto Body, Inc.
Best Nail Salon
1st Place: Luxury Nails & Spa 2nd Place: Vina Nail Salon 3rd Place: Sassy Nails
Best Car Wash
Best Financial Institution
Best Hair Salon
Best Fitness Club
1st Place: Cruise N Car Wash & Detail Center 2nd Place: 76 Station 3rd Place: Olympic Auto Wash 1st Place: Lagniappe Salon 2nd Place: Third Dimension Salon 3rd Place: The Brass Ring
1st Place: Kitsap Bank 2nd Place: Kitsap Federal Credit Union 3rd Place: Bank of America 1st Place: Olympic Fitness Club 2nd Place: Westcoast Fitness 3rd Place: Curves
THANK YOU SOUTH KITSAP For Your Vote In The Best Antique Store Category! Over 200 vendors are changing our inventory daily! Featuring a large selection of practical furniture, beautiful pictures, scrap booking paper and supplies, and an amazing assortment of records, gems, beads, and stunning jewelry.
1696 SE Mile Hill Drive, Suite #110 Monday - Saturday 10am to 7pm • Sunday 10am to 5pm
Port Orchard, WA 98366
Best of 2011
Best Adult Living Center
1st Place: Stafford Suites 2nd Place: Stafford Healthcare at Ridgemont 3rd Place: Park Vista
1st Place: David Jones 2nd Place: Anthony Otto 3rd Place: Tracy Digovanni
1st Place: Summerill Photography 2nd Place: Bayside Photography 3rd Place: De Ford Photography
Best Landscape Company
1st Place: Terrascapes 2nd Place Tie: Blacklotus Landscaping, LLC. 2nd Place Tie: Kitsap Outdoor, Inc.
Best Pet Groomer
1st Place: James Jones, DC 2nd Place: Dustin Wolfe, DC 3rd Place Tie: Tom Holt, DC 3rd Place Tie: Eric Miller, DC
1st Place: Phase II Pet Grooming 2nd Place: The Foxy Shoppe 3rd Place: The Groomery
Thank You South Kitsap ON THE BAY
Hi Joy B wl Where The Fun Begins
Voted 1st Place for “Best Steak” & “Best Seafood”
Four Years In a Row!
Lunch Menu ~ Dinner Menu Kids Menu ~ Outdoor Deck Large Wine Selection Northwest MicroBrews Full Bar And Lounge Area
1st Place: Mile Hill Storage 2nd Place: Sound Storage 3rd Place: Public Storage, Inc.
Loyal customers & employees 41 Amazing Years
BEST GOURMET HAMBURGER
Port Orchard’s “Best Happy Hour” 7 Days a Week!
Watch for Specials and Events ALL SUMMER LONG!
Sun - Thurs 11:00am-9:00pm Friday & Saturday 11:00am-10:00pm
100 Harrison Ave ~ Port Orchard ~ 360.876.1445
1011 Bethel Ave. Port Orchard
Best of 2011
Best Financial Advisor
1st Place: Jay Seaton/Edward Jones 2nd Place: Ron Rada/Edward Jones 3rd Place: Denette George/Edward Jones
1st Place: Beyond the Studs 2nd Place: Hanley Construction 3rd Place Tie: BJC Group, Inc. 3rd Place Tie: Disney & Associates
Best Insurance Agent
1st Place: Walt Finklein/State Farm 2nd Place: Dave Helgeson/State Farm 3rd Place Tie: Dee Fitzgerald/State Farm 3rd Place Tie: Wayne Tripp/Farmers Insurance
1st Place: Cox & Lucy, CPA 2nd Place: Southard, Beckham, Atwater, & Berry, CPA, PS 3rd Place: Peterson & Jake, CPA
Best Real Estate Office
1st Place: John L. Scott Real Estate 2nd Place: Windermere Real Estate 3rd Place: ReMax Town & Country
1st Place: Chris Mueller, DDS 2nd Place: Chris Bock, DDS 3rd Place: Costa & Dageenakis Family Dentistry
1st Place: Ellen Stehouwer, MD 2nd Place: James Bates, MD 3rd Place: Brad Frandsen, MD
HAVING MORE RETIREMENT ACCOUNTS
IS NOT THE SAME 1st Place: James Kelsey 2nd Place: Sheri Meadows 3rd Place: Sandy Brisden
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Thank You South Kitsap For Your Votes! Antiques ~ Furniture ~ Glassware Jewelry ~ Books and Collectables 801 Bay Street ~ Downtown Port Orchard Mon-Sat 10am-5:30pm • Sun 11am-5pm 895-1902
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3rd Place Denette K George
4275 SE Mile Hill Drive 600 Kitsap St • Suite 102 Suite A Port Orchard, WA 98366Port Orchard, WA 98366 360-876-7538 360-871-9707
600 Kitsap Street Suite 102 Financial Advisor Port Orchard, WA 98366 4275 SE Mile Hill Dr • Suite A 360-876-7538
Port Orchard, WA 98366 360-871-9707
Ron Rada Ron Rada, AAMS Financial Advisor
2299 Bethel 8079 E. Main St • Suite 111 Suite 102 Port Orchard,Manchester, WA 98366 WA 98353 360-876-3724360-871-0998
www.edwardjones.com Member SIPC www.edwardjones.com Member SIPC
Best of 2011
TbyERRASCAPES That Plant Guy Distinctive & Unique Low Maintance Landscapes
Thank You South Kitsap 4 Great Years!
MoonDogs Too Serving Spirits & Fine Grub since 1905
Voted Best of South Kitsap Before
• Best Burger • Best Bar/Pub • Best Place for Live Music
Handicap Accesable Landscapes Multi Stage Water Gardens • Rockeries Native Flora • Residential & Commercial Licensed & Insured
Thank-You For Voting Us #1
Landscaper in South Kitsap Owner: Pierre Mollinet 360-908-0929
714 BAY STREET, PORT ORCHARD (360)895-2300
THANK YOU South Kitsap!
To our Loyal Customers
FROM YOUR FRIENDS AT
We Thank You for Supporting Your Local Family Owned Pharmacy & Gift Shop for Over 43 Years!
Check out our brew nites & other events at
CELEBRATING 24 YEARS
Pharmacy In South Kitsap
Pizza • Pasta • Sandwiches • Salads • Desserts made from Scratch New Beer on Tap • Larger Wine Selection
876-9000 Port Orchard • Mile Hill Rd. & Jackson
SOUTH PARK PHARMACY We also have a full Liquor Store, Post Office & Utility Pay Station
A Unique Experience you won’t find anywhere else!
360-871-1020 (Top of Mile Hill Next to QFC)
Best of 2011
Thank You South Kitsap for Voting for Us!
President/CEO, Community Champion, Numbers Guru
Thank you for voting us one of the
Pool Tables • DJ/Live Music • Dancing Daily Drink Specials • Buzztime Trivia • Happy Hour
“Best Financial Institutions” of South Kitsap. We’re fully committed to meeting your financial
30 High Definition Flat Screens Playing Every Sports Network 1501 SE Piperberry Way Suite 201 Port Orchard WA. 98366 Follow us on Facebook/Twitter www.tommycs.com Tommy C’s Sports Bar & Grill (360)895-7823
needs and we’ll continue building real relationships with our neighbors so we can all achieve more.
TIRES • BRAKES • ALIGNMENT WHEELS •BATTERIES • SHOCKS
Thank You For you support. Doing the Right Thing Since 1952!
“Serving South Kitsap County For over 23 Years”
1216 E. Bay Street Port Orchard
Best of 2011
Best Antique Store
1st Place: Les Schwab Tires 2nd Place: Big O Tires 3rd Place: Goodyear Tires
Best Printers/Office Supplies
1st Place: Olde Central Antique Mall 2nd Place: New 2 You Variety Mall 3rd Place: Wisteria Lane
Best Tire Store Best Florist
1st Place: Staples 2nd Place: Office Depot 3rd Place: Printing Services
1st Place: Flowers to Go 2nd Place: Gazebo Florist & Gifts 3rd Place: Safeway
Peterson & Jake, CPa InC.
Best Grocery Store
Serving Your Public Accounting Needs
1st Place: Fred Meyer 2nd Place: Albertsons (Both Locations) 3rd Place: Safeway
Thank You for your support!! Dawn Jake, CPA & Michelle Peterson, CPA
1st Place: South Park Pharmacy 2nd Place: Walgreens 3rd Place: Rite Aid Pharmacy
Best Auto Dealer
1st Place: Bay Ford 2nd Place: Grey Chevrolet 3rd Place: Dick Vlist Motors, Inc.
Best Gift Shop
1st Place: Springhouse Dolls & Gifts 2nd Place: South Park Pharmacy 3rd Place: McBrides Hallmark
1740 Pottery Avenue, Suite 201 Port Orchard, WA 98366
Thank You South Kitsap For Your Vote! Contemporary to Classic Fine Art set in a Historic turn of the Century Building
~ Historic Museum ~ ~ Purchase Treasures by NW Artists ~ A National & State Historic Site
202 Sidney Avenue ~ Port Orchard
(360) 876 -3693
Tuesday ~ Saturday 11- 4. Sunday 1- 4
Preserving History â€˘ Promoting Art
Thank you South Kitsap for voting for us!
Thank You For Your Support Port Orchard Waterfront Art Walk
Thank You For Your Vote! Mallory & Squirt
Meredith Sterling & Rachel Meyers
Lagniappe Salon Photo Courtesy of Lotz of ink
1014 Bay St. #2
Art Walk Tonight 4-7 PM
839 Bay Street ~ Port Orchard
(360) 876 -1031
Best of 2011
Best Fast Food Hamburger 1st Place: Buck’s A&W 2nd Place: Burger King 3rd Place: Wendy’s
1st Place: Morningside Bakery 2nd Place: Safeway 3rd Place: Albertsons
1st Place: Cosmo’s Ristorante & Delicatessen 2nd Place: Fred Meyer 3rd Place: Safeway
Best Gourmet Hamburger 1st Place: MoonDogs Too 2nd Place: That One Place 3rd Place: Amy’s on the Bay
Thank You For Voting us #1 Dentist Three Years in a Row!
1st Place: Pizza Factory 2nd Place: Spiro’s Pizza & Pasta 3rd Place: Papa Murphys
1st Place: Amy’s on the Bay 2nd Place: Lighthouse Restaurant & Lounge 3rd Place: Clubhouse at McCormick Woods
Best Mexican Food
1st Place: Puerto Vallarta Family Mexican Restaurant 2nd Place: El Sombrero Family Mexican Restaurant 3rd Place: Blue Agavé Mexican Grill
Best Asian Food
1st Place: China Sun Buffet 2nd Place: Golden Grill on the Bay 3rd Place Tie: Kim’s Teriyaki 3rd Place Tie: China West Restaurant
Best Italian Food
1st Place: Spiro’s Pizza & Pasta 2nd Place: Cosmo’s Ristorante & Delicatessen 3rd Place: Lighthouse Restaurant & Lounge
1st Place: Amy’s on the Bay 2nd Place: Lighthouse Restaurant & Lounge 3rd Place: Rob’s Fish & Chips
1st Place: The Candy Shoppe, LLC 2nd Place: Carter’s Chocolates Comfort & Convenience are the hallmarks of our office.
Chris Mueller, D.D.S. 1420 Bay Street, Port Orchard (360)895-1401 www.portorchardsmiles.com
1st Place: Le Garmache Cafe & Catering 2nd Place: Essence of the Thymes 3rd Place: Capriccio Catering
Places & Entertainment
Best of 2011
Best Place to See Art
1st Place: The Sidney Art Gallery 2nd Place: Bay Street Art Walk 3rd Place: Custom Picture Framing
Best Romantic Spot
1st Place: MoonDogs Too 2nd Place: Bay Street Alehouse 3rd Place: Tommy C’s
1st Place: Waterfront Marina Park 2nd Place: Manchester State Park 3rd Place: Lighthouse Restaurant & Lounge
Best Live Music
Best Public Park
Best Family Fun
Best Golf Course
1st Place: MoonDogs Too 2nd Place: Tommy C’s
1st Place: Hi Joy Bowl 2nd Place: SK8Town 3rd Place: Waterfront Marina Park
1st Place: Manchester State Park 2nd Place: Waterfront Marina Park 3rd Place: SK Regional/Jackson & Lund 1st Place: McCormick Woods Golf Course 2nd Place: Trophy Lake Golf & Casting 3rd Place: Village Greens Golf Course
Best of 2011
Places & Entertainment
1st Place: Cedar Cove Inn 2nd Place: Days Inn 3rd Place: Comfort Inn
Best Thing About S.K.
Best things about South Kitsap 1st Place: Friendly People 2nd Place: Scenic Views/Waterfront 3rd Place: Small Town Atmosphere
Port Orchard Independent Best of South Kitsap Staff The Best of South Kitsap 2011
1st Place: South Kitsap High School 2nd Place: South Colby Elementary 3rd Place: Orchard Heights Elementary
Publisher: Rich Peterson Project Coordinator: Mike Schiro Ad Staff: Mike Schiro & Tracy Keller Production Artist: Kelsey Thomas
THANK YOU SOUTH KITSAP FOr YOUr BUSINeSS!
Phase II Pet Grooming
ALL BreeD PeT GrOOMING DOGS & CATS
Dog & Cat Supplies ~ Bird Seed ~ Small Animal Food
Towne Square Port Orchard • Hours 9am to 5pm
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Best of South Kitsap results also posted on www.portorchardindependent.com
Jones Chiropractic Thank-You South Kitsap for the honor of being voted #1 Chiropractor. Chiropractic... Health for the whole body! 3311 Bethel Rd. SE, Ste. 6a
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• Automatic Fire Sprinklers • 24 hr. Video Survelliance
4172 SE Mile Hill Drive • Port Orchard
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Best of 2011
D&W Auto Repair Thank You South Kitsap
Cedar Cove Inn
Thank You South Kitsap for Voting us #1 Bed & Breakfast
For Voting Us #1 Auto Repair
The historic 1909 Cedar Cove Inn invites you to a place of comfort, relaxation, and beauty of the Pacific Northwest
“We listen to the customer’s needs, and fix it right the first time”
• Seven Bedroom ~ Bed & Breakfast Family Reunions • • Weddings & Receptions Special Events • • Anniversaries & Birthdays Romantic Get Away • • Celebrations Vacation Rental By Owner • • Showers ~ Couples, Bridal, Baby Gift Certificates • Retreats ~ Quilt, Business, Church •
In Business since 1975 www.dw-autorepair.com
2616 SE Mile Hill Dr
Mon-Fri 8:00am to 5:00pm
228 Seattle Ave., Port Orchard (360)876-6196
Thank You. Our sincerest thanks for putting your trust in Kitsap Bank. We’ve served as South Kitsap’s financial partner for generations, helping our neighbors and friends build houses, start businesses, send children to college, and prepare for retirement. When you bank with Kitsap Bank, you can feel confident in knowing that your deposits remain here, invested in our community. Speak with your local Kitsap Banker today!
Your local community bank for 102 years.
Bethel & Lund 3324 Bethel Rd SE Port Orchard, WA 98366 360-874-1063
Bay Street 619 Bay Street Port Orchard, WA 98366 360-876-7800
South Park Village 1700 Village Lane SE Port Orchard, WA 98366 360-876-7822
www.kitsapbank.com • 800-283-5537