March 2 2011 12:00 AM

More than 3,700 readers and viewers voted in more than 100 categories. Here are the results.

BEST SHOPPING

Antique Shop
Williamston Antique Mall: 180
Mega Mall: 121
Lambs Gate Antiques: 100


Art Gallery
Lansing Art Gallery: 171
Mackerel Sky: 110
Creole Gallery: 109


Bookstore
Schuler Books & Music, Eastwood: 366
Barnes & Noble, East Lansing: 176
Curious Books: 151


Butcher
Merindorf Meats: 325
L&L: 61
Gormans Food Market: 57


Consignment Shop
2nd Time Around: 276
Platos Closet: 87
Scavenger Hunt: 85


Florist
Horrocks Food Market: 197
Smith Floral: 110
Rick Anthony: 78


Grocery
Meijer: 228
Horrocks: 207
Goodrich: 126


Jewelry Store
Becky Beauchine Kulka: 126
Medawar Jewelers: 101
Wheat Jewelers: 51


Liquor Store
Oades Big Ten: 447
Toms Party Store & Wine Shop: 98
Goodrich: 73


Musical Instrument Store
Elderly Instruments: 533
Marshall Music: 228
Music Manor: 71


Office Supply
Staples: 272
OfficeMax: 260
Dunder Mifflin: 100


Pawn Shop
Dicker & Deal: 397
Capitol City Discount: 94
Cash for Anything – Williamston: 8


Pet Store
Preuss Pets: 308
Soldans: 110
Pet Smart: 65


Place for Sweets
Fabianos: 232
Sugar Shack: 121
Bake N Cakes: 82


Produce
Horrocks: 658
City Market: 163
Meijer: 69


Record Store
Flat Black & Circular: 438
The Record Lounge: 87
Elderly Instruments: 80


Sporting Goods Store
Dicks: 328
Dunhams: 141
Playmakers: 121


Thrift Shop
Goodwill: 239
Volunteers of America: 177
Hidden Treasures: 76


Wine Shop
Dustys Cellar: 348
Goodrich Shop-Rite: 205
Horrocks: 110


BEST HANGOUTS
Coffee Shop
Biggby: 657
Gone Wired cafe: 258
Deckers: 139


Dance/Club Scene
Green Door: 296
Macs Bar: 189
Spiral: 157


Gay/Lesbian Bar
Spiral: 459
Chrome Cat: 342
Esquire: 66


Happy Hour
Houlihans: 171
Dagwoods: 107
Crunchys: 93


Hookah Lounge
Blue Midnight: 294
Macs Bar: 142
Saylis: 71


Karaoke
Crunchys: 291
Irish Pub: 175
Sir Pizza in Old Town: 156


Movie Theater
NCG Cinemas: 1,129
Celebration Cinema: 474
Lansing Mall 6: 106


Open Mic Night
Dagwoods: 270
Connxtions Comedy Club: 92
B414: 70


Place to be Seen
Golden Harvest: 149
Old Town: 148
Macs Bar: 91


Place to Meet Singles
Macs bar: 102
Online: 87
Meijer: 67


Pub/Tavern
Green Door: 114
MBC: 109
Tavern on the Square: 108


Sports Bar
Buffalo Wild Wings: 205
Nuthouse: 164
Renos West: 161


Weeknight Hangout
Home: 124
Macs Bar: 104
Green Door: 88


Wi-Fi Hot Spot
Biggby: 378
Gone Wired Cafe: 301
Panera Bread: 102


BEST...WHATEVER
Annual Event/Festival
Common Ground: 280
East Lansing Art Fest: 212
Chili Cook Off: 144


Best Student Publication
State News: 446
LCC Lookout: 94
The Black Sheep: 74


Best-looking bartenders
Wild Beaver: 107
Macs Bar: 79
Golden Harvest: 64


Local Theater Group
Riverwalk Theatre: 479
Peppermint Creek: 88
Williamston Theatre: 75


Park
Hawk Island: 364
Potter Park: 149
Lake Lansing: 102


Place to Go on a First Date
Old Town: 99
Eastwood: 80
Delucas: 70


Place to take Out-of-Towners
Old Town: 167
Golden Harvest: 157
Lugnuts: 195




BEST LOCAL MUSIC


Blues Band
Root Doctor: 303
Frog & the Beeftones: 138
Big Willy: 97


Cover Band
Starfarm: 264
Global Village: 89
Soulstice: 73


Live DJ
DJ Sammy: 91
DJ Ruckus: 68
John Cruz: 64


Original Band/Group
Frank and Earnest: 436
Steppin In It: 150
Elliot Street Lunatic: 146


Radio Station
88.9 The Impact: 458
97.5: 227
94.1: 168


Solo Performer
Joe Hertler: 266
Jen Sygit: 91
Jeff Pianki: 61
Phil Denny: 61


Venue
Macs Bar: 358
Green Door: 235
The Loft: 227


BEST SERVICES
Alternative Health
Better Health Store: 198
Foods for Living: 128
Creative Wellness: 96


Auto Repair
Woods Okemos: 41
Holt Auto Clinic: 41
Brogans: 40
H&H Mobil: 40


Bank/Credit Union
MSUFCU: 451
Lake Trust: 188
LAFCU: 105


Barber Shop
Frandor Barbers: 39
Judes: 39
Barber Love: 39


Cab Company
Big Daddy: 220
Green Cab: 160
Shaggin Wagon: 77


Catering
Soup to Nutz Bistro: 60
Troppo: 53
SoupSpoon Cafe: 52


Chiropractor
Delta Chiropractic: 36
Craft Chiropractic: 31
Holt Chiropractic: 29


Electrician
Bohnet ELectric: 137
IBEW: 40
Three Electric Haslett: 26


Health/Fitness Club
Westside YMCA: 157
Michigan Athletic Club: 148
Downtown YMCA: 89


Hotel/Bed & Breakfast
The English Inn: 182
Wild Goose: 138
Radisson: 102


Lawyer
Frank Reynolds: 29
1-800 CALL-SAM: 27
Foster Smith Collins & Smith: 23


Maid Service
Maid in Lansing: 116
Molly Maids: 72
My Neighbors: 10


Medical Marijuana Dispensary
Capital City Caregivers: 43
Mid Michigan Caregivers: 31
The Herbal Center: 27


Movers
Two Men & A Truck: 476
Discount Movers: 20
Kingsley : 9


Nails
Douglas J: 90
Patricks Salon: 32
Queen Nails in Holt: 26


Pet Care/Services
Waggin Tails: 84
MSU Small Animal Hospital: 64
Miller Animal Clinic: 58


Photographer
Jena McShane: 252
Kim Nastal: 117
Brett Maxwell : 101


Place to Pamper Yourself
Douglas J Institute: 227
Douglas J Day Spa and Salon: 87
Douglas J Exchange: 85


Plumber
MI Plumbing: 64
Meridian: 64
Hedlund Plumbing: 46


Restaurant Wait staff
Golden Harvest: 143
SoupSpoon Cafe: 50
Buddys: 40


Salon/Spa
Douglas J Aveda: 214
Patricks Salon & Spa: 53
Zoe Spa: 39


Tanning Salon
Tanzmania: 82
Cabana Sun: 52
Tanfaster South: 40


Tattoo Parlor
Splash of Color: 200
Eclectic: 141
Fish Ladder: 108


BEST PEOPLE
Bartender
Craig Doepker: 268
Kevin Angell: 172
Jared Bobo: 160


Environmentalist
Pat Lindeman: 90
Julie Powers: 77
Sierra Club : 75


Local Politician
Virg Bernero: 290
Gretchen Whitmer: 160
Rick Snyder: 93


Local Radio Personality
Tim Barron: 201
Alabama: 154
Rich Michaels: 107


Local TV News Personality
Evan Pinsonnault: 464
Jason Colthorp: 440
A.J. Hilton: 135


Spartan Athlete
Draymond Green: 223
Kirk Cousins: 144
Kalin Lucas: 103


BEST DINING
Appetizers
Houlihans: 207
Tavern on the Square: 129
Leos Lodge: 91


Asian
Ukai: 141
Chens: 91
PF Changs: 88


Atmosphere
Golden Harvest: 160
English Inn: 113
Tavern on the Square: 59


Bar Food
Peanut Barrel: 151
Dagwoods: 100
Irish Pub: 100


BBQ
Smokey Bones: 311
Backyard BBQ: 203
Turkeyman: 98


Bread/Bakery
Great Harvest: 435
Panera Bread: 285
Roma: 241


Breakfast
Golden Harvest: 551
Sawyers Pancake House: 136
Flap Jack: 125


Burger
Bonnies Place: 226
Five Guys Burgers and Fries: 163
Peanut Barrel: 134


Casual Dining
Texas Roadhouse: 127
SoupSpoon cafe: 93
Cheddars: 80


Chili
Wendys: 180
Beggars Banquet: 65
Harrison Roadhouse: 54


Cocktails
Tavern on the Square: 122
Troppo: 81
Mitchells Fish Market: 71


Coney Island
Spartys Coney Island: 364
Downtown Doghouse: 106
Zeus: 94


Cup of Coffee
Biggby: 451
Espresso Royale: 71
Coffee Jam: 63


Dessert
Grand Traverse Pie Co.: 171
Bake N Cakes: 116
Sweetie Pies, Dewitt: 111


Diner
Fleetwood Diner: 344
Golden Harvest: 300
Theios: 65


Fries
Five Guys Burgers and Fries: 151
Dagwoods: 114
McDonalds: 110


Gourmet Restaurant
Dustys Cellar: 243
Troppo: 159
Mitchells Fish Market: 113


Italian
Delucas: 313
Emils: 311
Bravo: 193


Mexican
El Azteco: 377
Los Tres Amigos: 223
Cancun Grill: 203


Middle Eastern
Woodys Oasis: 433
Aladdins: 196
Sultans: 192


New Restaurant
Five Guys Burgers and Fries: 167
Enso: 121
SoupSpoon Cafe: 78


Patio
Peanut Barrel: 244
The roof at El Azteco: 137
Dublin Square: 74


Pizza
Delucas: 500
Pizza House: 89
Jets: 68


Sandwich Shop/Deli
Jersey Giant: 250
Panera Bread: 122
State Side Deli: 84


Seafood
Mitchells Fish Market: 365
Red Lobster: 249
Lansing Fish Market: 99


Steak
Texas Roadhouse: 195
Outback Steakhouse: 181
Knight Cap: 178


Sushi
Ukai: 180
San Su: 161
Maru: 117


Takeout
Famous Taco: 98
Chens: 68
Pizza House: 62


Vegetarian/Vegan food
Woodys: 98
Travelers Club: 53
Mumbai: 51

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