WE Vancouver Best of the City 2013

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

WE Vancouver’s Best of the City issue is now out for the week and I’m very honoured to not only be voted Best Local Blog but to also grace the cover of the newspaper.

WE Vancouver Best of the City WinnerThe Endless Meal took second place for Best Local Blog and Vancouver is Awesome had their first placing in the WE Vancouver Best of the City, coming in third. The Best Local Podcast recipient is Stop Podcasting Yourself with Caustic Soda as the runner up and CBC placing third.

The Best of the City categories are services; culture, people and sport; life; food; after dark; and shopping. Other recipients of top readers’ choice honours include but are not limited to:

New Restaurant (opened in 2012)
1. Fable
(1944 West 4th)

1. Nicli Antica Pizzeria
(62 East Cordova)

1. Coast Restaurant
(1054 Alberni)

Old-School Diner
1. The Templeton Restaurant
(1087 Granville)

1. Granville Island Brewing
(1441 Cartwright)

1. Les Amis du Fromage
(1752 West 2nd & 843 West Hastings)

Independent Music Store
1. Zulu Records
(1972 West 4th)

Whitecaps Player
1. Jay Demerit

Lions Player
1. Travis Lulay

Canucks Player
1. Ryan Kesler

Neighbourhood Festival/Event
1. Car-Free Day
(Multiple locations)

Financial Institution
1. Vancity (multiple locations)

Shopping Centre
1. Pacific Centre
(701 West Georgia)

Shopping Street
1. Robson

Out of Town Spa Getaway
1. Scandinave Spa
(8010 Mons, Whistler)

A special mention goes to Shalon Jackson of the Best Hair Salon, Hype Hair Studio (2695 West 4th), for curling my hair and doing the cover shoot with me. Click on the category listings above to see all of the winners and runners up in each section.

Thank you to all who voted this year, it means so much to have the support of my readers! This is the 15th annual Best of the City issue with all results determined by readers’ votes. Follow WE Vancouver (formerly the Westender) on Facebook and Twitter to receive their daily news, entertainment, lifestyle, and city coverage.

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  1. Marc Smith (@Amuse_events)Thursday, February 28th, 2013 — 8:53am PST

    fantastic and well deserved.

  2. TylerIngramThursday, February 28th, 2013 — 9:02am PST

    Wow, Car-free day beat our Gay Pride Week?

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