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Best of Red Deer 2021: Winners list

Here’s the Best of Red Deer Readers’ Choice Awards 2021 winners list:
Readers’ Choice Awards 2021

Here’s the Best of Red Deer Readers’ Choice Awards 2021 winners list:

• Entertainment

Best Art Gallery

GOLD Best Art Gallery GOLD A + Art Gallery & Unique Collections

SILVER Red Deer Museum & Art Gallery

BRONZE Kiwanis Gallery

Best Golf Course

GOLD River Bend Golf & Recreation Area

SILVER Red Deer Golf and Country Club

BRONZE Balmoral Golf Course

Best Indoor/Outdoor Festival

GOLD Westerner Days

SILVER Centrefest

BRONZE Alberta Food and Beverage Expo

Best Live Music

GOLD Bo’s Bar & Stage

SILVER The Hideout

BRONZE The Vat Pub

Best Local Band

GOLD Curtis Labelle Music

SILVER Wiklund vs Wiklund

BRONZE Young Howler

Best Night Club

GOLD Bellinis Sonic Lounge

SILVER Bo’s Bar & Stage

BRONZE Longriders Saloon

Best Place to Shoot Pool

GOLD Frontier Bus Lines

SILVER CanWest Travel Company Inc

BRONZE Marlin Travel

• Food

Best Bakery

GOLD COBS Bread Bakery

SILVER Central Alberta Co-op

BRONZE Tasty Bakery

Best Breakfast Restaurant

GOLD ABC Country Restaurant

SILVER Phil’s Restaurants

BRONZE Cora Breakfast and Lunch

Best Butcher/Deli Shop

GOLD Messinger Meats

SILVER The European Sausage & Deli

BRONZE Big Bend Market

Best Chinese Restaurant

GOLD China House

SILVER Dragon City Buffet

BRONZE Lucky Family Restaurant

Best Coffee Shop

GOLD Vin L Den

SILVER Dose Coffee

BRONZE Tim Hortons

Best Fast Food Restaurant

GOLD A&W Canada

SILVER Burger Boy

BRONZE Wendy’s

Best Fine Dining Restaurant

GOLD The Keg Steakhouse + Bar

SILVER One Eleven Grill

BRONZE Earls Kitchen + Bar

Best Greek Restaurant

GOLD It’s All Greek To Me

SILVER OPA! of Greece

BRONZE Saros Restaurant

Best Healthy Food Restaurant

GOLD Chopped Leaf

SILVER Freshii

BRONZE SunTerra Market

Best Indian Restaurant

GOLD Tandoor N Flame

SILVER Indian Flame & Pizza

BRONZE Indian Kitchen

Best Italian Restaurant

GOLD La Casa Pergola

SILVER East Side Mario’s

BRONZE Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria

Best Local Brewery

GOLD Troubled Monk

SILVER Sawback Brewing Co.

BRONZE Red Hart Brewing

Best Pizza Restaurant

GOLD Buster’s Pizza, Donair & Pasta

SILVER Papa Baldy’s Pizza

BRONZE Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria

Best Pub Food

GOLD Bo’s Bar & Stage

SILVER Leah’s Bar and Grill

BRONZE The Hideout

Best Poutine

GOLD Bedford Food Company

SILVER Cilantro and Chive

BRONZE Papa Baldy’s Pizza

Best Ribs

GOLD Montana’s

SILVER Memphis Blues BBQ House

BRONZE Earls Kitchen + Bar

Best Specialty Food Store

GOLD Sunterra Market

SILVER Sugar-Free & More Ltd

BRONZE A-Mart Express

Best Sushi Restaurant

GOLD Shiso Japanese Restaurant

SILVER Sushi Koon

BRONZE Momo Restaurant

Best Wings

GOLD Bo’s Bar & Grill

SILVER The Hideout

BRONZE Leah’s Bar and Grill


Best Appliance Store

GOLD Trail Appliances

SILVER Leon’s Furniture

BRONZE The Home Depot

Best Automotive Repair

GOLD Dick’s Auto & Truck Repair

SILVER Integra Tire Auto Centre

BRONZE Calridge Automotive Repair Inc.

Best Bicycle Shop

GOLD Mud Sweat and Gears

SILVER Wipeout Ski & Bike

BRONZE Wheeler’s Bicycle Repair

Best Cannabis Dispensary

GOLD Fire & Flower Cannabis Co.

SILVER River Cannabis

BRONZE Canna Cabana

Best Casual Wear - Men’s

GOLD Moores Clothing for Men


BRONZE Milano For Men

Best Casual Wear - Women’s

GOLD Cheeky Coutures Boutique


BRONZE Winners

Best Children’s Wear

GOLD Once Upon A Child

SILVER Carter’s

BRONZE The Children’s Place

Best Consignment Clothing Store

GOLD Plato’s Closet

SILVER Second Chance Clothing & Home Décor

BRONZE Twice N Nice

Best Craft Store

GOLD Michaels

SILVER Color Me Mine

BRONZE Paint Interest

Best Eyewear Store

GOLD Eyewear Experts

SILVER Red Deer Eye Care Centre

BRONZE Costco Wholesale

Best Farm Implement Dealer

GOLD Cervus Equipment John Deere


BRONZE Key Ag Ventures Inc.

Best Farm Supply Store

GOLD Peavey Mart

SILVER Hashbrowns Homestead Supplies


Best Flooring Store

GOLD Central Alberta Flooring

SILVER Red Deer Carpet One Floor & Home

BRONZE Central Alberta Tile One

Best Flower Shop

GOLD Se La Vi Flowers

SILVER Floral Expressions

BRONZE Calyx Floral Design

Best Furniture Store

GOLD Leon’s Furniture

SILVER Sims Furniture Ltd

BRONZE La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries

Best Gardening Centre

GOLD Parkland Nurseries & Garden Centre

SILVER Blue Grass Sod, Nursery & Garden Centre

BRONZE Coal Trail Greenhouse

Best Grocery Store

GOLD Central Alberta Co-op

SILVER Save on Foods


Best Home Building Store

GOLD The Home Depot

SILVER Central Alberta Co-op


Best Home Decor Store

GOLD Winners

SILVER HomeSense

BRONZE Junktiques Home Decor

Best Home Electronics

GOLD Best Buy

SILVER Visions Electronics

BRONZE London Drugs

Best Hot Tub/Spa Retailer

GOLD Arctic Spas

SILVER Hot Tub Wholesale

BRONZE Sun and Fun Pool & Spa

Best Jewellery Store

GOLD Mitchell & Jewell

SILVER The Golden Touch Goldsmiths

BRONZE Peoples Jewellers

Best Lawn & Garden Equipment

GOLD The Home Depot

SILVER Lowe’s Red Deer

BRONZE Canadian Tire

Best Lingerie Store

GOLD The Bra Lounge

SILVER La Vie en Rose

BRONZE EFP Intimates

Best Liquor Store

GOLD Central Alberta Co-op

SILVER Wine & Beyond

BRONZE The Liquor Hutch

Best Mall

GOLD Bower Mall

SILVER Parkland Mall

BRONZE Village Mall

Best Medical Aesthetics

GOLD Iconic Beauty Aesthetics

SILVER Aesthetic Solutions

BRONZE Hebe Beauty Bar

Best Men’s Clothing Store

GOLD Moores Clothing for Men

SILVER Milano For Men


Best Motorcycle/Powersports Dealer

GOLD Turple Bros Ltd

SILVER Gasoline Alley Harley-Davidson

BRONZE Cycle Works

Best New Car Dealer

GOLD Southside Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep, Ram

SILVER Gary Moe Dealerships

BRONZE Kipp Scott GMC Cadillac Buick

Best Pest Control

GOLD Blast ‘Em Pest Control

SILVER ProTec Pest Control


Best Paint Store

GOLD Color me mine

SILVER Cloverdale Paint

BRONZE Benjamin Moore

Best Pet Store

GOLD Bone & Biscuit


BRONZE Tail Blazers

Best RV Dealer

GOLD Woody’s RV World

SILVER Vellner Leisure Products Ltd

BRONZE Western RV Country

Best Shoe Store

GOLD Great Strides

SILVER The Shoe Company


Best Sporting Goods Store

GOLD Sport Chek

SILVER Holmestead Sports cards & collectibles

BRONZE Play It Again Sports

Best Supplement Store

GOLD Herc’s Nutrition

SILVER Nutters Everyday Naturals

BRONZE Golden Sun Health Foods

Best Thrift Store

GOLD Mission Thrift Store

SILVER Value Village

BRONZE reNew Thrift Store

Best Tire Shop

GOLD Kal Tire

SILVER Don’s Tire & Auto Repair Ltd

BRONZE Integra Tire Auto Centre

Best Used Car Dealer

GOLD Southside Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep, Ram

SILVER Gary Moe Dealerships

BRONZE Red Deer Motors

Best Western Wear Store

GOLD Wei’s Western Wear Ltd

SILVER Lammle’s Western Wear & Tack

BRONZE Ally’s Chic Boutique

Best Women’s Clothing Store

GOLD Cheeky Coutures Boutique


BRONZE Ricki’s


Best Accounting Firm




Best Auto Body Shop

GOLD First Choice Collision

SILVER Gregg’s Paint and Collision

BRONZE Calridge Automotive Repair Inc.

Best Barbershop

GOLD Masterpiece Salon & Spa Inc.

SILVER Red Stag Barbershop

BRONZE Tommy Gun’s Original Barbershop

Best Car Wash

GOLD Jumbo Car Wash

SILVER Central Alberta Co-op

BRONZE Mudders Wash

Best Carpet Cleaning

GOLD Mancuso Carpet & Upholstery Cleaning

SILVER Express Force Cleaning

BRONZE Mountain Fresh Chem Dry Best Chiropractic Clinic

Best Chiropractic Clinic

GOLD Hoffman Chiropractic & Wellness

SILVER Baker Family Chiropractic and Wellness Centre

BRONZE Family First Chiropractic & Wellness

Best Dance Studio

GOLD Dance Magic Studio

SILVER Strive Dance Academy Society

BRONZE Pound It Hip Hop Studio

Best Day Care

GOLD Mini Treasures Daycare

SILVER Red Deer Montessori

BRONZE BrightPath Eastview

Best Dental Clinic

GOLD Red Deer Dental (previously Bahrey Dental)

SILVER Bower Dental Clinic

BRONZE Victoria Station Dental

Best Denture Clinic

GOLD Denture and Implant Centre

SILVER Red Deer Denture Clinic

BRONZE Bowmont Denture Clinic

Best Electrical Company

GOLD Pass Electric inc

SILVER Sid’s Electric (Rd) Ltd

BRONZE Stealth Electric

Best Esthetic/Nail Salon

GOLD Vanese Nail Salon

SILVER Peony Nails

BRONZE Prestige Nails and Spa

Best Financial Institution

GOLD Servus Credit Union

SILVER BMO Bank of Montreal

BRONZE TD Canada Trust Branch and ATM

Best Fitness Centre/Gym

GOLD 360 Fitness Personal Training

SILVER 9Round Fitness

BRONZE Orangetheory Fitness

Best Funeral Services

GOLD Parkland Funeral Home and Crematorium

SILVER Eventide Funeral Home

BRONZE Red Deer Funeral Home & Crematorium

Best Furnace Cleaning

GOLD RT Heating & Air Conditioning

SILVER Bruin’s Plumbing & Heating Ltd.

BRONZE Express Force Cleaning

Best Gas Station

GOLD Central Alberta Co-op


BRONZE Fas Gas Plus

Best Hair Salon

GOLD Masterpiece Salon & Spa Inc.

SILVER Salon Wild

BRONZE Salon Harper

Best Hearing Solutions

GOLD Living Sounds Hearing Centre (formerly Strategic Hearing Solutions)

SILVER Hearwell Audiology Clinic

BRONZE Riverland Hearing Clinic

Best Home Builder

GOLD Larkaun Homes

SILVER Laebon Homes

BRONZE True-Line Homes

Best Hotel/Motel

GOLD Cambridge Red Deer Hotel & Conference Centre

SILVER Holiday Inn & Suites

BRONZE Radisson Hotel Red Deer

Best Insurance Broker

GOLD AIP Insurance & Financial Services

SILVER Ing & McKee Insurance Ltd

BRONZE Paramount Insurance

Best Law Firm

GOLD Altalaw LLP

SILVER Johnston Ming Manning LLP

BRONZE Warren Sinclair LLP

Best Lawyer

GOLD Brett Bothwell

SILVER David Brant

BRONZE James Cawsey

Best Mortgage Company

GOLD Regional Mortgage Group Mortgage Brokers

SILVER AIP Insurance & Financial Services

BRONZE BMO Bank of Montreal

Best Oil/Lube Service

GOLD Dick’s Auto & Truck Repair


BRONZE Jiffy lube

Best Pet Boarding/ Daycare

GOLD Freedom House

SILVER Central Alberta Cattery

BRONZE Klassic Kennels

Best Pet Grooming Salon

GOLD Lavish Paws Grooming


BRONZE Freedom House

Best Pet Kennels

GOLD Freedom House

SILVER Klassic Kennels

BRONZE Central Alberta Cattery

Best Pharmacy

GOLD Central Alberta Co-op Pharmacy

SILVER Shoppers Drug Mart

BRONZE Save On Foods

Best Photographer

GOLD Paige Koster Photography

SILVER Jennifer George Photography

BRONZE Loni Bourne Photography

Best Picture Framing

GOLD Michaels

SILVER The Framing Nook

BRONZE Curiosity Art & Framing

Best Plumbing Company

GOLD Bruin’s Plumbing & Heating Ltd.

SILVER RT Heating & Air Conditioning

BRONZE Flostar Plumbing Solutions LTD

Best Realtor

GOLD Janice Resch

SILVER Andrew Russell

BRONZE Melissa Morin

Best Retirement Home

GOLD The Hamlets at Red Deer

SILVER Revera Retirement Living

BRONZE Points West Living Red Deer

Best RV Service/Repair

GOLD First Choice Collision

SILVER Red Deer RV Parts & Service

BRONZE Vellner Leisure Products Ltd

Best Tailor/Alterations

GOLD Moores Clothing for Men

SILVER Classic Cleaners & Tailors

BRONZE Gloria’s Alterations

Best Tanning Salon

GOLD Fabutan

SILVER Organic Glow Studio

BRONZE Tropical Paradise Hair & Sun Spa

Best Tattoo Shop

GOLD Wolf and Crown Tattoo

SILVER Classic Tattoo

BRONZE Designed Ryders Private Tattoo Lounge

Best Travel Agency

GOLD Expedia Cruises

SILVER AMA - Alberta Motor Association

BRONZE Marlin Travel

Best Vet Clinic

GOLD Piper Creek Veterinary Clinic

SILVER Dog & Cat Hospital

BRONZE Deer Park Pet Hospital

Best Walk-In Clinic

GOLD Discovery Walk-In & Medical Clinic

SILVER The Branch Medical Clinic

BRONZE Easthill Walk-In Clinic

Best Yoga Studio

GOLD Breathing Room Yoga Studio

SILVER YogaNation

BRONZE Love|Yoga|Grace