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Best of 2018 in Folsom and El Dorado Hills

Oct 11, 2018 08:53AM

Serenity Spa | Soul Yoga

Break out the bubbly! We’re celebrating the best our region has to offer, from bars and breweries to day spas, yoga studios, and everything in between. Find your favorites, or discover a new local gem to check out. 

 Arts

Best Performing Arts Organization

1. El Dorado Musical Theatre

2. Hawkins School
of Performing Arts

3. Sutter Street Theatre

Honorable mention:
Leighton Dance Project


Best Performing Arts Center

1. Harris Center 

2. Wells Fargo Pavilion

3. Sacramento Community Center Theater 


Best Art Gallery

1. Sutter Street
Artists Gallery

2. American Visions Art Gallery

3. Bank of America Gallery
at Harris Center 

Honorable mention:
Gallery at 48 Natoma


Favorite Artist

1. Jenny Williams

2. Lisa Magruder

3. Julie Bjorgum


Automotive Best Auto Repair Shop

1. Folsom Car Care Center

2. Shannon Family Automotive

3. Folsom Auto Center


Best Auto Body Shop

1. Solis Collision Center

2. Caliber Collision Folsom 

3. B&J Body Shop


Best Oil Change Place

1. Folsom Glenn Car Wash & Auto Lube

2. Folsom Car Care Center

3. Jiffy Lube


Best Smog Shop

1. Folsom Smog Test Only

2. Folsom Auto Center

3. Smog ‘N Go


Best Car Wash Place

1. Folsom Glenn Car Wash & Auto Lube

2. Suds Car Wash & Detail 

3. Quick Quack Car Wash


Best Car Dealership

1. Folsom Chevrolet

2. Folsom Lake Honda

3. Folsom Lake Toyota


Drinks

Best Bar

1. Folsom Tap House

2. 36 Handles 

3. The Purple Place Bar & Grill


Best Bartender

1. Tista Visconti at Visconti’s Ristorante

2. Eden Tuscano (formerly) at 36 Handles

3. Brad Walker at FLB Entertainment Center


Best Brewery

1. Out of Bounds Craft Kitchen and Biergarten

2. Red Bus Brewing Company

3. Mraz Brewing Company

Fat's Asia Bistro

Best Cocktail Place

1. Fat’s Asia Bistro

2. Sienna Restaurant

3. 36 Handles 


Best Happy Hour

1. Sutter Street Steakhouse 

2. 36 Handles 

3. TIE: Aji Japanese Bistro AND Fat’s Asia Bistro


Best Winery

1. Boeger Winery

2. Helwig Winery

3. TIE: Miraflores Winery AND Renwood Winery


Best Wine Bar

1. The Cellar Wine Bar

2. Prohibition Wine Lounge

3. UnWined


Best Sports Bar

1. TIE: Folsom Tap House AND FLB Entertainment Center

2. Manderes

3. Doyle’s Pub and Taproom


Food

Best Ice Cream/Frozen Treats

1. Snooks Chocolate Factory

2. Zia’s Italian Caffè & Gelato Bar

3. Rita’s Italian Ice


Best Breakfast 

1. Karen’s Bakery and Café

2. The Purple Place Bar & Grill

3. Sutter Street Grill


Best Brunch 

1. Sienna Restaurant

2. The Waffle Experience

3. The Purple Place Bar & Grill

Coffee Republic

Best Coffee/Tea Place

1. Coffee Republic

2. Argos Caffe 

3. TIE: Zia’s Italian Caffè & Gelato Bar AND Nicholson’s MusiCafe


Best Pizza 

1. Chicago Fire

2. Sacramento Pizza Company

3. Dominick’s NY Pizza & Deli


Best BBQ 

1. Dickey’s Barbecue Pit

2. Back Forty Texas BBQ

3. Hog Wild Bar-B-Que

Relish Burger Bar

BEST BURGER AND FRIES

1. Relish Burger Bar

2. Folsom Tap House

3. Samuel Horne’s Tavern 


Best Sushi/Japanese restaurant

1. Hisui Sushi

2. Mikuni Japanese Restaurant
& Sushi Bar

3. Sky Sushi

Rock-N-Fire

Best Casual Restaurant

1. Rock-N-Fire

2. Selland’s Market-Café

3. Dos Coyotes Border Café


Best Taqueria

1. Sutter Street Taqueria

2. La Fiesta Alteña

3. Angel’s Kitchen


Best Mexican Restaurant

1. Mexquite Mexican Cuisine and Tequila Lounge

2. Hacienda Del Rio

3. La Rosa Blanca


Best Chinese Restaurant 

1. Fat’s Asia Bistro

2. Lotus 8

3. Folsom Sunny Garden


Best Seafood 

1. Scott’s Seafood Grill & Bar

2. Land Ocean New American Grill

3. Aji Japanese Bistro

Frank Visconti at Visconti's Ristorante

Best Chef

1. Frank Visconti at Visconti’s Ristorante

2. Michael Liu at Hisui Sushi

3. Dan Moore at 36 Handles

A very close #4: Nick Dedier at Milestone


Best Steakhouse

1. Sutter Street Steakhouse

2. Land Ocean New American Grill

3. C. Knight’s Steakhouse


Best Italian Restaurant

1. Visconti’s Ristorante

2. Strings Italian Café

3. Skipolini’s Pizza


Best Indian Restaurant

1. India House

2. Ruchi Indian Cuisine

3. Curry Club Indian Bistro


Best Thai Restaurant

1. Thai Paradise

2. Chantara Thai Cuisine

3. The River Thai Cuisine


Best Middle Eastern Restaurant

1. Bamiyan Afghan Restaurant

2. The Kabob House

3. Folsom Pizza & Kabob


Best Vegetarian

1. Sunflower Natural Food Drive-In Restaurant

2. Jack’s Urban Eats

3. Mylapore


Best Salad 

1. Jack’s Urban Eats

2. Sellands Market-Café

3. Rock-N-Fire


Best Deli

1. Beach Hut Deli

2. Dominick’s NY Pizza & Deli

3. Whole Foods Market


Best Bakery

1. Julian’s Pâtisserie and Café

2. Karen’s Bakery and Café

3. BJ Cinnamon 


Best Outdoor Dining

1. Hacienda Del Rio 

2. Relish Burger Bar

3. Milestone


Best Takeout

1. Visconti’s Ristorante

2. Rock-N-Fire

3. Dominick’s NY Pizza & Deli


Best Family Restaurant

1. Visconti’s Ristorante

2. Relish Burger Bar

3. Rock-N-Fire


Best Romantic Restaurant

1. Bacchus House Wine, Bar & Bistro

2. Sienna Restaurant

3. Sutter Street Steakhouse


Best Overall Restaurant

1. Land Ocean New American Grill

2. Visconti’s Ristorante

3. Sutter Street Steakhouse


Best server

1. Cathy Visconti Trifiro at Visconti’s Ristorante

2. Greg Salva at 36 Handles

3. Heather Min (formerly) at Hisui Sushi

A very close #4: Tony Panetta at Visconti’s Ristorante


Best Caterer

1. Off the Vine Catering

2. Bocca Catering

3. Beth Sogaard Catering


Home & Finance

Best Insurance Agency

1. T.D. McNeil Insurance Services

2. Brett Weshner at Farmers Insurance

3. Baciocco Brothers Insurance Agency


Best Law Practice

1. Law Offices of Bowman and Associates, APC

2. Law Offices of Hoffman and Hoffman

3. Law Office of Wendy Coghlan


Best Attorney

1. Joseph Hoffman at Law Offices of Hoffman and Hoffman

2. Wendy Coghlan at Law Office of Wendy Coghlan

3. Terri A. Smith at Mediation and Law Office of Terri A. Smith


Best Real Estate Agent

1. Cassandra Niklewski and Erica Kaestner at Haney Garcia Realty Group

2. Ricky O’Neal and Brian Martell at Martell | O’Neal - Keller Williams Realty Folsom

3. John Leonardi at Leonardi Real Estate

Fabulous Finishes

Best Interior Designer

1. Fabulous Finishes

2. Design Shop Interiors

3. Brush Strokes, Inc.


Best Carpet Cleaning Service

1. Carter’s Carpet Restoration

2. The Specialists

3. Hadley’s ProClean


Best House Cleaning Service

1. Detailed Homes

2. Johnny Sparkles Cleaning Service

3. Folsom Cleaning Service


Best Home Décor Store

1. HomeGoods

2. Not Too Shabby

3. Bella Home Décor


Best Furniture Store

1. Naturwood Home Furnishings

2. Ashley Furniture HomeStore

3. Affordable Furniture USA


Best Floor Coverings Store

1. BI Design Studio

2. El Dorado Floor & Design

3. Designing Dreams Flooring & Remodeling


Best Window
Coverings Store

1. Blind Spot Blinds and Shutters

2. Affordable Blind Solutions

3. GUCHI Interior Design


Best Home Remodeler

1. DreamBuilders Home Remodeling

2. Eberle Remodeling

3. Valley Home Construction


Best Handyman

1. Higgs Construction

2. Rambo Home Services

3. Alpha Construction & Handyman Services


Best Electrician

1. BC Electric

2. Folsom Lake Electric

3. Scott Rogers Electric


Best Plumber

1. Conforti Plumbing

2. D. Martel Plumbing

3. Domco Plumbing


Best Painting Contractor

1. El Dorado Hills Painting

2. Weideman Family Painting

3. Bayshore Painters Inc.


Best Landscaper

1. Capital Landscape

2. TC Landscape Construction and Maintenance 

3. Myers Landscape


Best Pool Service

1. Gregg’s Pool Works

2. Mike the Poolman

3. Precision Pools


Best Solar Company

1. Sunworks

2. Valley Solar

3. Apex Solar Inc.


Best Credit Union

1. SAFE Credit Union

2. Golden 1 Credit Union

3. Heritage Community Credit Union


Best Bank

1. Wells Fargo

2. Central Valley Community Bank

3. Chase


Kids & Education

Best Toy Store

1. BrainyZoo Toys

2. Target

3. Walmart


Best Kids’ Birthday Party Spot

1. Wacky Tacky

2. Steve Wallen Swim School

3. Monster Mini Golf


Best Kids’ Activity

1. Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary

2. Steve Wallen Swim School

3. Color Me Mine

The Gift if Kids Daycare and Preschool

Best Preschool

1. The Gift of Kids Daycare and Preschool

2. Bright Beginnings Preschool

3. Busy Bees Preschool


Best Tutoring Service

1. Mathnasium

2. Tutoring Rocks

3. Huntington Learning Center


Best Private School

1. St. John Notre Dame School

2. Brighton Schools

3. The Phoenix Schools


Medical & Dental

Best Home Health Care

1. Home Care Assistance of El Dorado County

2. ApexCare

3. Visiting Angels of Cameron Park


Best Senior Living Center

1. Eskaton

2. Empire Ranch Alzheimer’s Special Care Center

3. Oakmont of Folsom

Honorable mention: Prairie City Landing

Mimi Sato-Re, MD, at Dignity Health

Best General Practitioner

1. Mimi Sato-Re, MD, at Dignity Health

2. Christopher Olson, MD, at Dignity Health

3. Kristine Burke, MD, at True Health Center for Functional Medicine


Best Skilled Nursing

1. Folsom Care Center

2. Western Slope Health Center

3. Elite Elder Care

Honorable mention: Brookdale Folsom


Best Pediatrician

1. Peter L. O’Malley, MD

2. Mehdi Arab, MD

3. Nicole Shorrock, MD


Best Dentist

1. George D. Chen, DDS, at Esthetic Reflections in Dentistry

2. Wayne K. Tsutsuse, DDS, at Aloha Family Dental 

3. Sean A. Roth, DDS


Best Dental Office

1. Esthetic Reflections in Dentistry

2. Aloha Family Dental 

3. Couch and Hammond Dentistry


Best Orthodontist

1. Mark Holt, DDS, MS, at Holt Orthodontics

2. Jeffrey Kwong, DDS, MSD, at Jeffrey Kwong Orthodontics

3. Tim Lyons, DDS, at Lyons Orthodontics


Best Pediatric Dental Practice

1. Make A Smile Dental

2. Weideman Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics

3. Magic Smiles Dentistry 


Best Pediatric Dentist

1. Monica Tavallaei, DMD, at Make A Smile

2. Cindy Weideman, DDS, at Weideman Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics 

3. Victoria Sullivan, DDS, (formerly) at Magic Smiles Dentistry

Karen Pan, PhD, LAc, at Folsom Chinese Acupunture

Best Acupuncturist

1. Karen Pan, PhD, LAc, at Folsom Chinese Acupuncture

2. El Dorado Community Acupuncture

3. Emiko Okabe, LAc, at Sakura Acupuncture


Best Medical Practice 

1. Folsom OB/GYN

2. Revolutions Naturopathic

3. Mercy Medical Group


Best Pharmacy

1. Innovative Compounding Pharmacy

2. Folsom Medical Pharmacy

3. Vitality Pharmacy


Best Vision Center

1. TIE: Bidwell Optometry AND Site for Sore Eyes

2. El Dorado Hills Optometric Center

3. Healthy Eyes Optometry


Best Weight Loss Center

1. Cascade Medical Wellness & Aesthetics Center

2. JB Medical Wellness Clinic

3. The Hernried Center for Medical Weight Loss


Best Hearing Center

1. Folsom Hearing Aid Center

2. Hearing Sense Audiology

3. S.E.N.T. Hearing Aid Center


Best Life Coach 

1. Jenifer Novak Landers at Fully Expressed Potential 

2. Lois Payne, A.C.C.

3. Melissa Pennel at Follow Your Fire Coaching


Best Oral Surgeon

1. Gregory G. Olsen, DDS, FICOI, at Folsom Oral Surgery and Implant Center

2. Jason A. Straw, DDS, at El Dorado Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 

3. Donald Liberty, DDS, at Golden Foothills Oral & Facial Surgery Center


Best Physical Therapist

1. David Thomas at El Dorado Physical Therapy

2. Kristen Glidewell at Foothill Physical Therapy

3. Mike Beretta at Beretta Physical Therapy

Therese Sorrentino, LMFT

Best Mental Health Professional

1. Therese Sorrentino, LMFT

2. Jenifer R. Jacobs, PhD

3. Kay Williams, LMFT


Best Doctor

1. Carrie Gordon, MD, FACOG, at Folsom OB/GYN

2. Michele Raithel, ND, at Revolutions Naturopathic

3. Robert DeBruin, MD, at Dignity Health


Best Dermatologist

1. David No, MD, PhD, at Dermatology Center of Northern California

2. Elyn Bowers, MD, at Dignity Health

3. Patti A. Satterfield, MD, at Folsom Dermatology


Best Doctor for Cosmetic Procedures

1. Celia Remy, MDPC, at Vitality Stem Cell & Aesthetic Medicine

2. Kenneth T. Sumida, MD, at Nuance Cosmetic Surgery

3. James P. Dickens, MD, at Cascade Medical Wellness Center


Best Plastic Surgeon

1. Kenneth Sumida, MD, at Nuance Cosmetic Surgery

2. Reginald Rice, MD, at The Esthetics Center of El Dorado Hills

3. Terry Zimmerman, MD, at The Zimmerman Center


Best Chiropractor

1. Jandy Collins, DC, at Broadstone Chiropractic

2. Roger S. Brisbane, DC, at Brisbane Chiropractic

3. Todd Drybread, DC, at Doctor for Total Health


Best Med Spa

1. Vitality Stem Cell & Aesthetic Medicine

2. Entourage MD Skin & Wellness

3. Destination Aesthetics

A very close #4: TIE Dignity Medical Aesthetics AND The Esthetics Center of El Dorado Hills


Personal Services

Best Barbershop

1. Barber Jon’s World Famous Barber Shop

2. Lucky’s Barbershop & Men’s Club

3. Randy’s Barber-Stylist


Best Salon

1. Hoshall’s Salon & Spa

2. Republic Salon

3. Maribou Spa Salon


Best Hair Stylist

1. Marcella Key at Brockway Hair Design

2. Kaylie Niemann at Maribou Spa Salon

3. Sherri Herman at Fusion Salon

Kaylie Niemann at Maribou Spa Salon

Best Makeup Artist

1. Kaylie Niemann at Maribou Spa Salon

2. Stacey Sacco at Scene Cosmetics

3. Susie Castilone at Makeup by Susie


Best Mani/Pedi Place

1. Gateway Nails and Spa

2. Tré Salon Spa

3. Mimi’s Nails


Best Tanning Salon

1. Folsom Sun Club

2. California Sun

3. EyeCandy Lashes and Sunless Tans


Best Threading Place

1. Threading Place

2. Christina Fleet at Maribou Spa Salon

3. Beauty by Thread


Best Waxing Salon

1. European Wax Center

2. Serenity Spa | Soul Yoga

3. Tré Salon Spa


Best Place for a Massage

1. Serenity Spa | Soul Yoga

2. Asante Spa, a Spare Time Club

3. Healing Sensation Massage Therapy


Best Massage Therapist

1. Kevin Gleave at Healing Sensation Massage Therapy

2. Autumn DeCosta at Serenity Spa | Soul Yoga

3. Heidi Rickard at Asante Spa, a Spare Time Club

Bach to Rock

Best Music Store/Lessons

1. Bach to Rock

2. The Nicholson Music Co.

3. Dimple Records


Best Day Spa

1. Asante Spa, a Spare Time Club 

2. Serenity Spa | Soul Yoga

3. Dream Day Spa


Best Place for a Facial

1. Pure Glow Spa

2. Serenity Spa | Soul Yoga

3. The Tiger’s Eye Skincare

A very close #4: Maribou Spa Salon


Best Facialist

1. Priscilla Howard at Pure Glow Yoga

2. Ramona Salerno at Serenity Spa | Soul Yoga

3. Ginger Machado at The Esthetics Center of El Dorado Hills


Pets

Best Veterinary Practice

1. Veterinary Healing Center of Folsom and El Dorado Hills

2. Blue Ravine Animal Hospital

3. Goldorado Animal Hospital

A very close #4: Pet Vets of Folsom


Best Veterinarian

1. Brad Cahoon, DVM, at Veterinary Healing Center of Folsom and El Dorado Hills

2. Jennifer Sweet, DVM, at Blue Ravine Animal Hospital

3. Carolyn Standen, DVM, at The Cat Clinic

Sierra Dogs

Best Pet Training

1. Sierra Dogs

2. Folsom Dog Resort & Training Center

3. The Local Bark


Best Pet Store

1. sBarkles

2. Lees’ Feed & Western Store

3. Bark Avenue


Best Pet Groomer

1. Bark Avenue

2. sBarkles

3. TIE: Pampered Pooch Dog Grooming Spa, Salon, and Boutique AND A Perfect Groom


Best Pet Boarding

1. Folsom Dog Resort & Training Center

2. Sierra Dogs

3. Doubletree Pet Resort


Shopping & Services

Best Florist

1. The Blossom Shop

2. Morningside Florist

3. Crystal Rose Florist


Best Family Photographer

1. Shoop’s Photography

2. K. Walker Photography

3. Charm Photography


Best Dry Cleaners

1. Swanson’s Cleaners

2. Fresh Cleaners

3. Folsom Cleaners


Best Tailor

1. EDH Custom Tailoring & Alterations

2. Alterations Express

3. Quick Alterations


Best Print and Sign Shop

1. FASTSIGNS

2. SignChef

3. Signs Now

Folsom Bike

Best Bike Shop

1. Folsom Bike

2. Mike’s Bikes

3. Folsom Cyclery

Honorable mention: Sutter Street Cruisers


Best Bookstore

1. Barnes & Noble

2. Face in a Book

3. Dimple Records


Best Health Food/Nutrition Shop

1. Elliott’s Fine Nutrition 

2. IMPaX Health

3. Whole Foods Market


Best Grocery Store

1. Raley’s/Bel Air

2. Sprouts Farmers Market

3. Grocery Outlet


Best Produce Department

1. Whole Foods Market

2. Sprouts Farmers Market

3. Raley’s/Bel Air


Best Consignment Shop

1. ReLoveIt Consignments

2. FreeStyle Clothing Exchange

3. Belle Mode Consignment Boutique


Best Gift Shop

1. Ambiance Boutique

2. Mélange

3. The Bag Lady

Lees' Boutique

Best Boutique

1. Lees’ Boutique

2. Runway Boutique

3. Southern Kissed


Best Local Business

1. Dimple Records

2. European Sleep Design

3. FitRIDE


Best Fine Jewelry Store

1. Adrian Blanco Jewelry

2. Berilian Fine Jewelers

3. Grebitus Jewelers


Best Mall/Shopping CENTER

1. Palladio at Broadstone

2. El Dorado Hills Town Center

3. Historic Folsom/Sutter Street


Best Garden Center

1. Green Acres Nursery & Supply

2. Bushnell Gardens Nursery

3. Front Yard Nursery


Best Farmers’ Market

1. Historic Folsom Farmers’ Market

2. El Dorado County Certified Farmers’ Market at El Dorado Hills Town Center

3. PlacerGROWN at Quarry Ponds Town Center


Best Casino

1. Red Hawk Casino

2. Thunder Valley Resort Casino

3. Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort


Best Swim School

1. Steve Wallen
Swim School

2. SwimLabs

3. Folsom Aquatic Center


Best Museum

1. California State Railroad Museum

2. Folsom History Museum

3. Crocker Art Museum


Sports, Fitness, & Recreation

Best Dance Instructor

1. Deirdre Hawkins at Hawkins School of Performing Arts 

2. Kelly Leighton at Leighton Dance Project 

3. Kate Castor at Arthur Murray Dance Studio 


Best Dance Studio

1. Hawkins School of Performing Arts

2. Leighton Dance Project

3. Arthur Murray Dance Studio


Best Personal Trainer

1. Jamie Ellsworth at Orangetheory Fitness

2. Lysandra Williams at Orangetheory Fitness

3. Becca Jorge at FIT36

Serenity Spa | Soul Yoga

Best Yoga Studio

1. Serenity Spa | Soul Yoga 

2. Leap Yoga

3. Spotted Dog Yoga


Best Specialty Fitness

1. Orangetheory Fitness

2. Serenity Spa | Soul Yoga 

3. Kaia FIT


Best Cycling Studio

1. TrueNorth Cycle & Barre Studio

2. FitRIDE

3. TEAMride

A very close #4: OMG Cycle


Best Gym/Health Club

1. Spare Time Clubs (Broadstone Racquet Club and El Dorado Hills Sports Club)

2. California Family Fitness

3. Life Time Fitness


Best Specialty Fitness

1. Orangetheory Fitness

2. Serenity Spa | Soul Yoga 

3. Kaia FIT


Best Martial Arts Studio

1. Bowman Martial Arts

2. Kovar’s Satori Academy of Martial Arts

3. Folsom Karate Academy


Best Martial Arts Instructor

1. Karen Bowman at Bowman Martial Arts

2. Jeramy Sipes at Kovar’s Satori Academy of Martial Arts

3. Jonathan Peschke at Folsom Academy Family Taekwondo 


Best Yoga Instructor

1. Joy Arnold at Serenity Spa | Soul Yoga

2. Nick Clark at Spotted Dog Yoga

3. Madison Fairchild at Serenity Spa | Soul Yoga

A very close #4: Gretta Smith at Ohana Moon Yoga


Best Pilates Studio

1. Spare Time Clubs (Broadstone Racquet Club and El Dorado Hills Sports Club)

2. Pilates El Dorado Hills

3. The Pilates Twist


Best Pilates Instructor

1. Britt Labotz at Club Pilates

2. Mickey Riley at Broadstone Racquet Club, a Spare Time Club

3. Victoria Hunt at Life Time Fitness


Best Golf Course

1. Empire Ranch Golf Club

2. Serrano Country Club

3. Cameron Park Country Club


Community

Best Place to Volunteer

1. Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary

2. Twin Lakes Food Bank

3. Harris Center

Twin Lakes Food Bank

Best Charitable Organization

1. Twin Lakes Food Bank

2. Friends of Folsom

3. Powerhouse Ministries


Best Annual Event

1. Folsom Pro Rodeo

2. Fireworks and Freedom Concert 

3. Folsom LIVE


Wedding

Best Wedding Décor

1. El Dorado Hills Party Rentals

2. Blossom Farm Vintage Rentals

3. Rent-Rite The Party People


Best Bridal Makeup Artist

1. Shana Beals Makeup Artistry and Skin Studio

2. Jenifer Haupt at I Make Beautiful

3. Susie Castilone at Makeup by Susie  

Tan Weddings and Events

Best Wedding Officiant

1. Tan Weddings and Events

2. Rev. Jeri Murphy

3. Terri A. Smith


Best Bridal Hair Stylist

1. All Dolled Up Hair & Makeup Artistry

2. Kaylie Niemann at Maribou Spa Salon

3. Jenifer Haupt at I Make Beautiful


Best Wedding Venue

1. Helwig Winery

2. Lake Natoma Inn

3. Rancho Victoria Vineyard


Best Rehearsal Dinner Place

1. Fat’s Asia Bistro 

2. Visconti’s Ristorante

3. Sienna Restaurant

Beth Sogaard Catering

Best Wedding Caterer

1. Beth Sogaard Catering

2. Bocca Catering

3. Off the Vine Catering


Best Wedding Planner

1. Alluring Events + Design

2. Jenn Robirds Events

3. 2Chic Events & Design

A very close #4: Kelsey Owen Events


Best Wedding Florist

1. The Posh Posey

2. Flourish

3. TIE: Morningside Florist AND Beautiful by Nature


Best Wedding Photographer

1. Shoop’s Photography

2. Teresa K. Photography 

3. Julia Croteau Photography


Best Wedding Videographer

1. Jensen Wedding Films

2. Frontside Films

3. Splendent Films


Best Wedding DJ

1. Music and More Entertainment

2. Creative Memories Entertainment

3. SJ’s Disc Jockey


Best Wedding Cakes/Desserts

1. Karen’s Bakery and Café

2. Above & Beyond Cakes

3. Frank Vilt’s Cakes


Best Wedding Invitations

1. Pigment and Parchment

2. Ashley Baumgartner Photography & Calligraphy

3. Paper n Peonies

De La Rosa's Bridal & Tuxedos

Best Bridal Shop

1. De La Rosa’s Bridal & Tuxedos

2. Bride To Be Couture

3. Second Summer Bride


Best Photo Booth

1. Music and More Entertainment

2. Rocket Booths

3. Giggle and Riot Funbooths


Best Wedding Rentals

1. Celebrations! Party Rentals and Tents

2. El Dorado Hills Party Rentals

3. Simple Country Weddings


Best Linen Rental Company

1. Celebrations! Party Rentals and Tents

2. La Tavola Fine Linen Rental

3. Mimi and Co.


Best Limousine Company

1. API Limousine

2. About Time Limousine

3. Fretty’s Disc Jockey & Limousine Service


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