So Sonoma County Best 2018

Best Antique Store:
Whistlestop Antiques

Food for Thought Antiques, Gifts, & Garden
Janakos & Company

Best Beach:
Doran Beach

Goat Rock Beach
Salmon Creek Beach

Best Bike Store:
Bike Peddler

Norcal Bike Sport
Performance Bicycle

Best Bookstore:
Copperfields Books

Paperbacks Unlimited Inc.
Treehorn Books

Best Eats at the Coast:
Spud Point Crab Company

The Tides Wharf & Restaurant
Ginochios Kitchen

Best Farmers Market:
Santa Rosa Community Farmers Market - Veterans Building

Santa Rosa Wednesday Night Market
The Sebastopol Farmers Market
Valley of the Moon Farmers Market Sonoma

Best Fundraising Event:
Sit, Stay, Sparkle - Canine Companions for Independence

Social Advocates for Youth Soiree
Whos Got the Chops? Lip Sync Battle - Chops Teen Club

Best Historic Site:
Jack London State Historic Park Glen Ellen

Luther Burbank Home and Gardens
Fort Ross Jenner

Best Hotel:
Flamingo Conference Resort and Spa

Vintners Inn
Metro Hotel & Caf?

Best Local Chef:
Mark Stark - Stark Reality Restaurants

Mauro Gutierrez - Quinua Restaurant Cocina Peruana
Tom Schmidt - John Ash & Co. Restaurant

Best Local Florist:
Grohe Florists

Pedys Petal Flower and Event Design
Flower Song Florist
Stems Floral Design

Best Local Non-Profit:
Dogwood Animal Rescue Project

Canine Companions for Independence
Social Advocates for Youth - SAY

Best Local Produce:
Olivers Market

Andys Produce Markets
Imwalles Gardens

Best Medical Marijuana Dispensary:
Mercy Wellness of Cotati

Alternatives Health Collective

Best Place for Singles to Meet:
Dukes Spirited Cocktails

Graton Resort & Casino
The Tradewinds

Best Place to Play Bocce Ball:
Francis Ford Coppola Winery

Juilliard Park
Campo Fina
Vintners Inn

Best Politician:
Mike McGuire - State Senator San Rafael

Mike Thompson - US Congressman, Californias Fifth District
Susan Gorin - District 1 Board of Supervisors

Best Summer Camp:
Westminster Woods Camp, Retreat Center, and Outdoor School Occidental

Cloverleaf Ranch
Camp Wa-Tam

Best Thrifting or Consignment Shop:
Pick of the Litter Thrift and Gift Shop

Restyle Marketplace
Assistance League Thrift Shop

Best Wedding Venue:
The Secret Gardens

Vintners Inn
Valley Ford Hotel

Best Wine County Inn:
Vintners Inn

The Inn at the Tides
Ledson Winery & Vineyards

Best Winery to take Visitors to:
Francis Ford Coppola Winery

Korbel Champagne Cellars
Ferrari-Carano Vineyards and Winery

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