2017 Best Of St. Croix Valley Finalists

Meet your top three picks in each category!

FOOD & RESTAURANTS

Best Patio Dining
Dock Café—Stillwater
Pier Five Hundred—Hudson
San Pedro Café—Hudson

Best Restaurant    
Lolo American Kitchen and Craft Bar—Stillwater
Phil’s Tara Hideaway—Stillwater
San Pedro Café—Hudson

Best Tavern / Bar    
Barker's Bar and Grill—Hudson
Lolo American Kitchen and Craft Bar—Stillwater
The Agave Kitchen—Hudson

Best Breakfast   
Not Justa Café—Bayport, Minn.
Oasis Café—Stillwater
San Pedro Café—Hudson

HOMES

Best Builder    
Creative Homes, Heritage Greens–Hudson
Derrick Custom Homes–New Richmond, Wis.
Divine Custom Homes–Hudson

Best Remodeler   
Bruce Lenzen Design and Build–Hudson
Derrick Custom Homes–New Richmond, Wis.
Fresh Start Builders–Stillwater

Best Interior Designer    
Chris Dillingham (Hello the House)–Hudson
Kelli Kaufer (Kelli Kaufer Designs)–Stillwater
Marianne Buckman (Coco Bello Design and Boutique)–Hudson

Best Landscape Designer   
Abrahamson Landscape Design Nursery– Stillwater
Greenleaf Landscaping–Hudson
Willow River Co. Landscaping & Tree Farm–Hudson

Best Senior Living Residence    
Boutwells Landing Senior Living—Bayport, Minn.
Red Senior Canyon Assisted Living—Hudson
Woodland Hill Senior Living Community—Hudson

HEALTH & WELLNESS

Best Fitness / Yoga Studio
Pure Yoga—Stillwater
Riverfront Athletic Club—Hudson
YMCA—Hudson
    
Best Dental Clinic    
Park Dental St. Croix Valley-Stillwater
Stillwater Family Dental–Stillwater
St. Croix Kidds Pediatric Dentistry—Hudson

Best Orthodontic Clinic   
Sletten & Brettin Orthodontics—Hudson
Sletten & Brettin Orthodontics—Stillwater
Valley Orthodontics-Hudson

Best Chiropractic Clinic   
Croixview Family Chiropractic–Hudson
McCabe Chiropractic & Wellness Center—Hudson
Pathways Family Chiropractic—Hudson

Best Pediatric Clinic   
Hudson Physicians—Hudson
Pediatric and Young Adult Medicine—Hudson
Stillwater Medical Group—Stillwater

Best Eye Clinic    
Associated Eye Care-Stillwater
Christenson Vision Care—Hudson
St. Croix Vision Center—Stillwater

Best Dermatology Clinic    
Advanced Dermatology Care-Stillwater
Forefront Dermatology—Hudson
St. Croix Dermatology–Stillwater

Best Medspa 
Rejuvenate Skin & Laser Clinic—Hudson 
St. Croix Skincare—Hudson
Stillwater Skin—Stillwater

SHOPS & RETAIL

Best Apparel Boutique   
Fun Sisters—Stillwater
La Rue Marche—Hudson
Mainstream Boutique-Hudson

Best Gift Shop   
Lavender Thymes—Hudson
The Purple Tree—Hudson
Valley Bookseller—Stillwater

Best Florist   
Camrose Hill Flowers—Stillwater
Hudson Flower Shop—Hudson
Rose Floral—Stillwater

Best Specialty Foods Store   
Brine's Market—Stillwater
Kowalski's Market—Stillwater
Knoke's Chocolates and Nuts—Hudson

KIDS, FAMILY & PETS

Best Doggy Daycare / Kennel   
Animal Inn Pet Resort & Spa—Lake Elmo, Minn.
Paws and Claws Pet Resort—Hudson
Under One Woof—Stillwater

Best Preschool / Childcare   
Bethel Highlands Lutheran Preschool-Hudson
New Horizon Academy-Stillwater
Trinity Academy of Hudson-Hudson

Best Veterinary Clinic   
Croix Valley Veterinary Hospital—Hudson
Hillcrest Animal Hospital-Hudson
Stillwater Veterinary Clinic—Stillwater

Best Learning / Tutoring Center   
Huntington Learning Center—Stillwater
Mathnasium of Hudson—Hudson
Mathnasium of Stillwater—Oak Park Heights, Minn.

Best Place for Kids' Activities   
Fawn-Doe-Rosa Wildlife Educational Park—St. Croix Falls, Wis.
Giggle Factory—Hudson
Phipps Center for the Arts—Hudson

SERVICES

Best Salon / Spa    
Just for Me—Stillwater
Two Redheads and a Wolf—Hudson
Viva Voce Salon—Hudson

Best Insurance Agent   

Farmers Insurance—Stillwater
Hudson Insurance Agency—Hudson
Sandeen Insurance—Hudson

Best Law Firm
Cummins Law Office—Bayport, Minn.
Eckberg Lammers, Attorneys at Law—Stillwater
Wertheimer Law Office—Hudson