2019 Best of Southwest Metro Finalists

2019 Best of Southwest Metro finalists
The votes are in! Here are the top 3 finalists in each category of this year's Best of Southwest Metro.

Readers, you voted for your favorite businesses in a bunch of fun categories this year, from restaurants to doggy daycares to fitness spots. Before the winners of our Best of Southwest Metro 2019 contest are announced in July, here are the top three finalists in each category (listed alphabetically). Congratulations to the finalists! Tune in here and in the print magazine on July 1 to see who takes home the gold.

BEST PATIO DINING

Floyd's Bar
Lola’s Lakehouse
Redstone American Grill

BEST RESTAURANT

Campiello Ristorante & Bar
Crave American Kitchen & Sushi Bar
Crooked Pint Ale House

BEST TAVERN/BAR/BREWERY

Floyd's Bar
Lions Tap
Tavern 4&5

BEST BREAKFAST

The Original Pancake House
Pangea Cafe
Tavern 4&5

BEST BUILDER

Iron River Construction
John Kraemer & Sons
Lennar

BEST REMODELER

Iron River Construction
John Kraemer & Sons
Lecy Bros Home & Remodeling

BEST INTERIOR DESIGNER

Gabberts Design Studio and Fine Furniture
Martha O'Hara (Martha O'Hara Interiors)
Yetzer's Home Furnishings & Flooring

BEST LANDSCAPE DESIGNER

Bachman's
The Mustard Seed Landscaping & Garden Center
Southview Design

BEST SENIOR LIVING RESIDENCE

Auburn Manor—Chaska  
The Colony at Eden Prairie
SummerWood of Chanhassen

BEST HOME FURNISHINGS STORE

Fireside Hearth & Home
Hirshfield's
Warners' Stellian

BEST NURSERY/GARDEN CENTER

Bachman's
Hartman Garden Center and Tree Farm
The Mustard Seed Landscaping & Garden Center

BEST FITNESS STUDIO/YOGA STUDIO/GYM

CrossFit Eden Prairie
Life Time
Yoga Bella

BEST DENTAL PRACTICE

Park Dental—Eden Prairie
Prairie Dental Group
Relaxation Dentistry

BEST ORTHODONTIC PRACTICE

Eden Prairie Orthodontic Associates
Ovation! Orthodontics—Eden Prairie  
Veil & Wild Orthodontics—Eden Prairie

BEST CHIROPRACTIC PRACTICE

Live Well Chiropractic Spa & Acupuncture Center—Chanhassen
Neubauer Chiropractic Health Center
Waconia Family Chiropractic

BEST PEDIATRIC PRACTICE

Lakeview Clinic—Waconia  
Park Nicollet Clinic—Chanhassen
Southdale Pediatric Associates—Eden Prairie

BEST EYE PRACTICE

Edina Eye Physicians & Surgeons—Chaska
Park Nicollet Clinic—Chanhassen
Southwest Eye Care—Chaska  

BEST DERMATOLOGY PRACTICE

Associated Skin Care Specialists—Eden Prairie
Dermatology Specialists—Eden Prairie
Park Nicollet Clinic—Chanhassen

BEST MEDSPA

Contour Clinic—Chanhassen  
Envy Skin Clinic—Eden Prairie
LifeSpa at Life Time

BEST SALON/SPA

LifeSpa at Life Time
Sanctuary Salonspa—Eden Prairie
Spalon Montage

BEST APPAREL BOUTIQUE

Evereve
Mainstream Boutique—Chanhassen
The Stash of Waconia

BEST GIFT SHOP

Kowalski's Market
Seedlings Gifts & Books
Unearthed Arts

BEST FLORIST

Bachman's
Chanhassen Floral
Victoria Rose Floral

BEST SPECIALTY FOODS/KITCHEN STORE

Kowalski's Market
Lakewinds Food Co-op—Chanhassen
Lunds & Byerlys

BEST DOGGY DAYCARE/KENNEL

ADOGO Pet Hotel
Hound Dog Pet Hotel & Spa
Top Dog Country Club

BEST PRIVATE PRESCHOOL/CHILDCARE

Children of Tomorrow Learning Centers
Kinderberry Hill Child Development Center—Eden Prairie
New Horizon Academy

BEST LAW FIRM

Hellmuth & Johnson
Melchert Hubert Sjodin
Reitan Law Office

BEST VETERINARY PRACTICE

Chaska Valley Veterinary Clinic
Flying Cloud Animal Hospital
Waconia Veterinary Clinic

BEST LEARNING/TUTORING CENTER

Huntington Learning Center
LearningRx
Sylvan Learning

BEST PLACE FOR KIDS' ACTIVITIES

Chaska Community Center
Laketown Gymnastics
Pinwheel Play