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Readers' Choice Winners Miami 2013 -

Maybe it's because Miami is hot or that you love Star Wars, but thousands of you shared your opinions on the city's best food, booze, shops, people, and places. In fact, in the finest tradition of the Magic City, you spread the love. Consider the Bars & Music section, which includes Tootsie's, Gramps, Wood, and Twist, to name just a few. Read on to see what the public loves best, and check out our picks to see how we compared. Here's hoping you keep looking on the bright side during the sunny summer ahead.

See also: Best of Miami 2013 Full Issue

Readers' Poll Winners

BARS & MUSIC

Best Band
Spam Allstars
spamallstars.com

Best Bar Food
The Local Craft Food & Drink
150 Giralda Ave.
305-648-5687
thelocal150.com

Best Bar, Central
Wood Tavern
2531 NW 2nd. Ave.
305-748-2828
woodtavernmiami.com

Best Bar, Miami Beach
The Broken Shaker
2727 Indian Creek Dr.
786-325-8974
thefreehand.com

Best Bar, South
Bougainvillea's Old Florida Tavern
7221 SW 58th Ave.
305-669-8577
bougiesbar.com

Best Bar, West
The Bar
172 Giralda Ave.
305-442-2730
gablesthebar.com

Best Bartender
Danny Seigel
Sandbar Lounge
6752 Collins Ave.
305-865-1752
facebook.com/SandbarLounge

Best Cocktails
Yardbird Southern Table & Bar
1600 Lenox Ave.
305-538-5220
runchickenrun.com

Best Dance Club
LIV
4441 Collins Ave.
305-674-4680
livnightclub.com

Best Gay Bar
Twist
1057 Washington Ave.
305-538-9478
twistsobe.com

Best Jukebox
Gramps
176 NW 24th St.
786-742-6693
grampsbar.com

Best Latin Club
Hoy Como Ayer
2212 SW 8th St.
305-541-2631
hoycomoayer.us

Best Liquor Store
Total Wine & More
Various locations
totalwine.com

Best Martini
Blackbird Ordinary
729 SW 1st Ave.
305-671-3307
blackbirdordinary.com

Best Mojito
Sugarcane Raw Bar Grill
3252 NE 1st Ave.
786-369-0353
sugarcanerawbargrill.com

Best Music Blog
The305.com

Best New Bar
Gramps
176 NW 24th St.
786-742-6693
grampsbar.com

Best Strip Club
Tootsie's Cabaret
150 NW 183rd St.
305-651-5822
tootsiescabaret.com

Best Pool Hall
Chalk Ping Pong & Billiards Lounge
1234 Washington Ave.
305-532-8662
chalkmiami.com

Best DJ
DJ Irie
djirie.com

Best Rock Club
Tobacco Road
626 S. Miami Ave.
305-374-1198
tobacco-road.com

Best Sports Bar
Duffy's Sports Grill
Various locations
duffysmvp.com

Best Radio Station
Y-100, 100.7 FM
y100.com

ARTS & CULTURE

Best AM Radio Personality
Dan Le Batard
790 the Ticket
theticketmiami.com

Best Art Gallery
Miguel Paredes Fine Art Gallery
173 NW 23rd St.
866-534-2184
miguelparedes.com

Best Art-House Cinema
O Cinema
90 NW 29th St.
305-571-9970
o-cinema.org

Best Blog
Burger Beast
burgerbeast.com

Best Coach
Erik Spoelstra
Miami Heat

Best Dolphins Player
Cameron Wake

Best Festival
South Beach Wine & Food Festival
sobefest.com

Best FM Radio Personality
DJ Laz
106.7 FM
dj1067fm.com

Best Heat Player
LeBron James

Best Hurricanes Player
Duke Johnson

Best Marlins Player
Giancarlo Stanton

Best Movie Theater
Regal South Beach Stadium 18
120 Lincoln Rd.
305-674-6766
regmovies.com

Best Museum
Miami Children's Museum
980 MacArthur Cswy.
305-373-5437
miamichildrensmuseum.org

Best Spanish-Language Radio Personality
El Gato of "El Gato y Patty"
Mega 94.9 FM
mega949.com

Best Spanish-Language TV Personality
Don Francisco
Univision
univision.com

Best Sportscaster
Dan Le Batard
790 the Ticket
theticketmiami.com

Best Theater for Drama
Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts
1300 Biscayne Blvd.
305-949-6722
arshtcenter.org

Best TV News Anchor
Belkys Nerey
WSVN
wsvn.com

Best Twitter Feed
@PepeBillete
twitter.com/PepeBillete

FOOD & DRINKS

Best Bagels
New York Bagel Deli
350 NE 24th St.
786-431-5009
newyorkbageldeli.com

Best Bakery
Vicky Bakery
12300 SW 127th Ave.
305-255-1600
vickybakery.com

Best Barbecue
Shorty's Bar-B-Q
9200 S. Dixie Hwy.
305-670-7732
shortys.com

Best Breakfast
Coral Bagels
2750 SW 26th Ave.
305-854-0336
coralbagles.com

Best Brunch
Yardbird Southern Table & Bar
1600 Lenox Ave.
305-538-5220
runchickenrun.com

Best Buffet
Biltmore Brunch
Biltmore Hotel
1200 Anastasia Ave.
855-311-6903
biltmorehotel.com

Best Burger
Burger & Beer Joint
1766 Bay Rd.
305-672-3287
bnbjoint.com

Best Burrito
Lime Fresh Mexican Grill
Various locations
limefreshmexicangrill.com

Best Ceviche
CVI.CHE 105
105 NE 3rd Ave.
305-577-3454
ceviche105.com

Best Chef
Michael Schwartz of Michael's Genuine
130 NE 40th St.
305-573-5550
michaelsgenuine.com

Best Chinese Restaurant
Tropical Chinese
7991 SW 40th St.
305-262-7576
tropicalchinesemiami.com

Best Coffeehouse
Panther Coffee
2390 NW 2nd Ave.
305-677-3952
panthercoffee.com

Best Cuban Restaurant
Versailles
3555 SW 8th St.
305-444-0240
versaillesrestaurant.com

Best Desserts
Serendipity 3
1102 Lincoln Rd.
305-403-2210
serendipity3.com

Best Diner
Big Pink
157 Collins Ave.
305-532-4700
mylesrestaurantgroup.com

Best Food Truck
Ms. Cheezious
mscheezious.com

Best Fried Chicken
Yardbird Southern Table & Bar
1600 Lenox Ave.
305-538-5220
runchickenrun.com

Best Haitian Restaurant
Tap Tap
819 5th St.
305-672-2898

Best Inexpensive Restaurant
Lime Fresh Mexican Grill
Various locations
limefreshmexicangrill.com

Best Late-Night Dining
Gigi
3470 N. Miami Ave.
305-573-1520
giginow.com

Best Outdoor Dining
Wynwood Kitchen & Bar
2550 NW 2nd Ave.
305-722-8959
wynwoodkitchenandbar.com

Best Pizza
Andiamo! Brick Oven Pizza
5600 Biscayne Blvd.
305-762-5751
andiamopizzamiami.com

Best Restaurant in Coconut Grove
GreenStreet Cafe
3468 Main Hwy.
305-444-0244
greenstreetcafe.net

Best Restaurant in Coral Gables
Eating House
804 Ponce de Leon Blvd.
305-448-6524
eatinghousemiami.com

Best Restaurant in the Design District/Midtown
Michael's Genuine Food & Drink
130 NE 40th St.
305-573-5550
michaelsgenuine.com

Best Restaurant in Downtown
CVI.CHE 105
105 NE 3rd Ave.
305-577-3454
ceviche105.com

Best Restaurant in South Beach
Joe's Stone Crab
11 Washington Ave.
305-673-0365
joesstonecrab.com

Best Service
Yardbird Southern Table & Bar
1600 Lenox Ave.
305-538-5220
runchickenrun.com

Best Steakhouse
Prime One Twelve
112 Ocean Dr.
305-532-8112
prime112.com

Best Sushi
Doraku
1104 Lincoln Rd.
305-695-8383
dorakusushi.com

SHOPS & WARES

Best Auto Dealership
The Collection
200 Bird Rd.
305-444-5555
thecollection.com

Best Barbershop
Golden Touch Haircuts & Shaves
11735 SW 147th Ave.
305-385-0306
thisisgoldentouch.com

Best Bike Shop
Bike Tech
Various locations
biketechmiami.com

Best Bookstore
Books & Books
Various locations
booksandbooks.com

Best Cigar Shop
Wynwood Cigar Factory
101 NW 24th St.
888-319-9939
wynwoodcigars.com

Best Clothing Boutique
Alx Couture
14032 SW 8th St.
305-553-6810
facebook.com/Alx.Couture1

Best Gas Station
BP/El Carajo International Tapas & Wine
2465 SW 17th Ave.
305-856-2424
mybpstation.com

Best Gym
Fight Club
120 NE 20th St.
305-573-7400
fightclubamerica.com

Best Hair Salon
Avant-Garde Salon & Spa
155 Miracle Mile
305-442-8136
avantgardesalonandspa.com

Best Hotel
Biltmore Hotel
1200 Anastasia Ave.
855-311-6903
biltmorehotel.com

Best Mall
Aventura Mall
19501 Biscayne Blvd.
305-935-1110
aventuramall.com

Best Mechanic
Shorty & Fred's Garage
1520 Alton Rd.
305-672-1047

Best Park
Oleta River State Park
3400 NE 163rd St.
305-919-1844
floridastateparks.org/oletariver

Best Pawnshop
La Familia Pawn & Jewelry
Various locations
lafamiliapawn.com

Best Scooter Rental
Beach Scooter Rental & Sales
1341 Washington Ave.
305-532-0977
beachscooter.com

Best Sneaker Store
SoleRunners
11650 N. Kendall Dr.
305-595-7867
solerunners.com

Best Spa
The Standard
40 Island Ave.
305-673-1717
standardhotels.com

CITY LIFE

Best People-Watching Spot
Lincoln Road
lincolnroadmall.info

Best Place to Meet Single Men
University of Miami
1320 S. Dixie Hwy.
miami.edu

Best Place to Meet Single Women
Critical Mass
facebook.com/MiamiCriticalMass

Best Place to Take Out-of-Towners
Lincoln Road
lincolnroadmall.info

Best Public Restroom
Wood Tavern
2531 NW 2nd Ave.
305-748-2828
woodtavernmiami.com

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1 comments
corneero
corneero

Where is the Best Arcade for 2013? I do not see it listed anywhere in the categories.

Thanks

CR

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