Best of Plano Magazine 2017

The Best of Plano Magazine nominees were chosen by Plano Magazine staff and contributors. These nominees were voted on by the public at PlanoMagazine.com to determine the winner (nominee with the highest number of votes) for each category.

After 239,570 votes, here are your Best of Plano Magazine 2017 winners. 


Best Event/Festival in Plano
InTouch Credit Union Plano Balloon Festival

Plano International Festival (2nd)
Plano ArtFest (3rd)


Best Place to Hear Live Music in Plano
Sambuca360

Cafe Bohemia (2nd)
McCall Plaza (3rd)


Best Outing on a Budget in Plano
Plano City Parks

Thunderbird Roller Rink (2nd)
Cinemark 10 Discount Theater (3rd)


Best Way to Get Artsy in Plano
Plano Metropolitan Ballet

Skypony Gallery (2nd)
Plano Symphony Orchestra (3rd)


Best of Plano 2017 The Barre Code

Best Way to Get Your Heart Rate Up in Plano
Dark Hour Haunted House

Assassination City Roller Derby (2nd)
Main Event Entertainment (3rd)


Best Place to Explore Plano’s Past
Heritage Farmstead Museum

Historic Downtown Plano (2nd)
Interurban Railway Museum (3rd)


Best Place in Plano to Take Kids on a Rainy Day
Amazing Jake’s

Main Event Entertainment (2nd)
Pinstack (3rd)


Best Event Venue in Plano
Hilton Granite Park

Courtyard Theater (2nd)
Marriott at Legacy Town Center (3rd)


Best of Plano 2017 City Line

Best Children’s Theater in Plano
Genesis Children’s Theatre

Plano Children’s Theatre (2nd)
Shine Performing Arts (3rd)


Best Grown-Up Art Classes in Plano
Painting With a Twist

Bottle and Bottega (2nd)
Pipe and Palette Home Outfitters & Mixed Media (3rd)


Best Adult Theater Company in Plano
Rover Dramawerks

Collin Theatre Center (2nd)
Brick Road Theatre (3rd)


Best Gift Shop in Plano
The Feathered Nest

The Wooden Spoon (2nd)
Sample House and Candle Shop (3rd)


Best of Plano 2017 Pinstack

Best Kid’s Boutique in Plano
Animal Crackers

The Nappy Shoppe (2nd)
The Posh Petunia (3rd)


Best Market for Foodies in Plano
Trader Joe’s

Central Market (2nd)
Eatzi’s (3rd)


Best Pet Supplies Store in Plano
Three Dog Bakery

DFW Reptarium (2nd)
Hollywood Feed (3rd)


Best Retail Shopping Area in Plano
The Shops at Legacy

The Shops at Willow Bend (2nd)
Historic Downtown Plano (3rd)


Best Women’s Boutique in Plano
Brooklyn + West

The Impeccable Pig (2nd)
Ella Bleu (3rd)

Best Bar Food in Plano
Holy Grail Pub

Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar (2nd)
Vickery Park (3rd)


Best BBQ Joint in Plano
Kenny’s Smoke House

Lockhart Smokehouse (2nd)
SMOKE (3rd)


Best of Plano 2017 Thunderbird

Restaurant with the Best Beer Selection in Plano
Holy Grail Pub

The Ginger Man (2nd)
The Fillmore Pub (3rd)


Best Brunch/Breakfast in Plano
XO Coffee Co.

Original Pancake House (2nd)
Bread Winners Café & Bakery (3rd)


Best Burger in Plano
Ye Ole Butcher Shop

Twisted Root Burger Co. (2nd)
Kenny’s Burger Joint (3rd)


Best Coffee & Tea Shop in Plano
XO Coffee Co.

1418 Coffeehouse (2nd)
Sucré Cafe (3rd)


Best of Plano 2017 Gotta Dance

Best Date Night Restaurant in Plano
Jorg’s Cafe Vienna

Urban Crust (2nd)
Sixty Vines (3rd)


Best Drive-Through Restaurant in Plano
Raising Cane’s

Rosa’s Café (2nd)
Taco Delite (3rd)


Best of Plano 2017 Zoe’s Kitchen

Best Healthy Eating in Plano
Zoe’s Kitchen

Taziki’s Mediterranean Café (2nd)
Seasons 52 (3rd)


Best Indian Food in Plano
Kumar’s

Aroma Indian Cuisine (2nd)
Wild Mirchi Indian Grill (3rd)


Best of Plano 2017 HFM

Best Margaritas in Plano
Mi Cocina

Mexican Sugar (2nd)
Casa Mama (3rd)


Best Mexican Food in Plano
Casa Mama

Chuy’s (2nd)
Mi Cocina (3rd)


Best Patio for Day Drinking in Plano
Katy Trail Ice House Outpost

Urban Crust (Rooftop) (2nd)
Hub Streat (3rd)


Best Pizza in Plano
i Fratelli Pizza

Ferrari’s Pizzeria (2nd)
Zalat Pizza (3rd)


Best of Plano 2017 City of Plano

Best Place for Carnivores in Plano
Bob’s Steak and Chop House

The Capital Grille (2nd)
Del Frisco’s Grille (3rd)


Best Place for a Cold Treat in Plano
Henry’s Homemade Ice Cream

Paciugo (2nd)
Braum’s (3rd)

Best Place to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth in Plano
Amazeballz

Tiff’s Treats (2nd)
Dude, Sweet Chocolate (3rd)


Best Queso in Plano
Torchy’s Tacos

Casa Mama (2nd)
El Norte Grill (3rd)


Best Sandwiches in Plano
Mr. G’s Deli

Erbert and Gerberts (2nd)
Bread Winners Café & Bakery (3rd)


Best Seafood in Plano
Fish Shack

Roy’s (2nd)
Sea Breeze Fish Market and Grill (3rd)


Best Sushi in Plano
RA Sushi

Densetsu (2nd)
Uni Sushi (3rd)


Best of Plano 2017 Sanbuca360

Best Place in Plano to Drink Too Many Trendy Cocktails
Whiskey Cake

Mi Dia from Scratch (2nd)
Pepper Smash (3rd)


Best Wine List in Plano
Sixty Vines

Cru Wine Bar (2nd)
Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse (3rd)


Fanciest Car Dealership in Plano
Mercedes-Benz of Plano

Park Place Lexus (2nd)
Classic BMW (3rd)


Best Gym in Plano
9Round Plano Legacy

Lync Cycling (2nd)
Metroflex Gym (3rd)


Best Men’s Hair Salon in Plano
18|8 Fine Mens Salons

Boardroom Salon for Men (2nd)
Razor’s Edge (3rd)


Best of Plano 2017 Claudia

Best Pet Boarding/Daycare in Plano
Canine Republic

East Plano Doggie Daycare (2nd)
Pet Paradise (3rd)


Best Spa/Massage in Plano
Spavia Day Spa

Spa Habitat (2nd)
Woodhouse Day Spa (3rd)


Best Gym for Women in Plano
The Barre Code

Barre3 (2nd)
The Bar Method (3rd)


Best Women’s Hair Salon in Plano
Classy and Sassy Salon

Marbles Beauty (2nd)
Blondie’s Salon (3rd)


Best Yoga Studio in Plano
Alternative Yoga Therapy

Yoga Tree (2nd)
The Yoga Factory (3rd)


Best Nail Salon in Plano
M Spa and Beauty Nails

Luxy Nails (2nd)
MiniLuxe (3rd)


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