Best of Sonoma County So Sonoma 2017

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SO SONOMA COUNTY - Category Winners

Best Antique Store:

Whistlestop Antiques - Santa Rosa

Antique Society - Sebastopol

Robert's Relics - Windsor

Best Beach:

Doran Beach

Goat Rock Beach

Dillon Beach

Best Bike Store:

Bike Peddler - Santa Rosa

Breakaway Bikes - Santa Rosa

Trek Bicycle - Santa Rosa

Best Bookstore:

Copperfield's Books - Sonoma County

Treehorn Books - Santa Rosa

Mockingbird Books - Guerneville

Best Eats at the Coast:

Spud Point Crab Company - Bodega Bay

Tides Wharf Restaurant & Bar - Bodega Bay

Lucas Wharf Restaurant & Bar - Bodega Bay

Best Farmer's Market:

Santa Rosa Original Certified Farmers Market, Luther Burbank Center

Santa Rosa Community Farmers Market, Veterans Building

West End Farmers Market, Railroad Square - Santa Rosa

Best Fundraising Event:

Sonoma County Human Race, Volunteer Center of Sonoma County

Wags, Whiskers & Wine, Sonoma Humane Society

Paws for Bingo, Sonoma Humane Society

Best Local Chef:

Chef Mark Stark, Stark Reality Restaurants - Sonoma County

Chef Tom Schmidt, John Ash & Co. - Santa Rosa

Chef Mauro, Quinua Restaurant Cocina Peruana - Petaluma

Best Local Florist:

Grohe Florists - Sonoma County

Pedy's Petals - Santa Rosa

Stems Floral Design - Santa Rosa

Best Local Non-Profit:

Catholic Charities of Santa Rosa

Dogwood Animal Rescue Project - Sonoma County

Forgotten Felines of Sonoma County

Best Local Produce:

Oliver's Markets - Sonoma County

Andy's Produce Market - Sebastopol

Imwalle Gardens - Santa Rosa

Best Medical Marijuana Dispensary:

Organicann - Santa Rosa

Peace In Medicine - Sonoma County

Mercy Wellness of Cotati

Best Picnic Spot:

Armstrong Redwoods State Natural Reserve - Guerneville

Spring Lake Regional Park - Santa Rosa

Howarth Park - Santa Rosa

Best Place for Singles to Meet:

Lagunitas - Petaluma

Jackson's Bar and Oven - Santa Rosa

Stark's Steak & Seafood - Santa Rosa

Best Place to Play Bocce Ball:

Francis Ford Coppola Winery - Geyserville

Juilliard Park - Santa Rosa

Campo Fina - Healdsburg

Best Restaurant with a View:

River's End Restaurant & Inn - Jenner

Rustic, Francis's Favorites at Francis Ford Coppola Winery - Geyserville

The Villa - Santa Rosa

Best Thrifting or Consignment Shop:

Crossing the Jordan - Sonoma County

Pick of the Litter - Santa Rosa

Restyle Marketplace - Santa Rosa

Assistance League Thrift Shop - Santa Rosa

Best Wedding Venue:

Paradise Ridge Winery - Santa Rosa

Vintners Inn - Santa Rosa

Ellington Hall - Santa Rosa

Best Wine Country Inn:

Vintners Inn - Santa Rosa

Timber Cove Resort - Jenner

The Alexander Inn - Cloverdale

Best Winery Event:

Wines & Sunsets, Paradise Ridge Winery - Santa Rosa

Wine Road Barrel Tasting - Northern Sonoma County

Love of the Land, Sonoma County Farm Bureau - Sonoma County

Best Winery to Take Visitors to:

Francis Ford Coppola Winery - Geyserville

Paradise Ridge Winery - Santa Rosa

Keller Estate Winery- Petaluma

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