Best of the Annapolis Valley

Annapolis Valley Chamber of Commerce awards night

Published on February 21, 2013
Annapolis Valley Chamber of Commerce

The Valley’s Best will be unveiled tonight.

Annapolis Valley Chamber of Commerce’s annual general meeting and awards gala is scheduled for  6 p.m. tonight, Feb. 21, at Acadia’s Fountain Commons.

The nominees, as chosen by an online voting competition, are as follows:


Best bar/lounge

Boston Pizza

Paddy's Pub, Kentville

West Side Charlies


 Best car dealer

Kentville Mazda

Summit Hyundai

Valley Ford


Best Clothing Store



The Swimwear Hut


 Best coffee shop

Designer Cafe

Green Elephant Cafe

T.A.N. Coffee, Kentville


Best entertainment

Centrestage Theatre

Empire Theatres

West Side Charlies


 Best family dining

Boston Pizza

Saltspray Cafe, Nictaux

Swiss Chalet


Best farm market

Hennigar's Farm Market

Kentville Farmers’ Market

Wolfville Farmers’ Market


Best fast food

Burger King

Johnny's Cookhouse



Best fine dining

Le Caveau

Old Orchard Inn

Privet House


Best florist

A Beautiful Bouquet

Kozy Korner

Silver Horse Florist


 Best fitness club/spa

Eterno Laser & Medispa

Happy Day Spa

Sol Yoga


Best garden centre

Blomidon Nurseries

Canadian Tire, New Minas

Home Depot


 Best Gift Store


Casa Bella

Occasions Gifts & Decor


Best grocery store

Save Easy, Kentville

Sobey's New Minas

Superstore, New Minas


Best hair salon/barber

BeLeaf, Kentville


Simply Stunning


Best hardware store

Home Depot

Kings County Hardware

Rafuse Home Hardware, Wolfville


 Best home decor/furniture store

Hampton House

Jordan's Home Furnishings





Best hotel/motel/B&B

Blomidon Inn

Old Orchard Inn

The Tattingstone Inn


Best jewelry store

Charm Diamond Centre

Herbin Jewellers

Reid Jewellers


Best media


K-Rock 89.3

Magic 94.9


Best pet store

Pet Central, Greenwood

Pet Valu

Pineo's Pet Spaw


Best pharmacy

Larry's Pharmacy

Lawtons, Kentville

Sobey's Pharmacy


 Best shoe store

Go As You Grow

Mahone Bay Trading Post

Maxwell's Shoes, New Minas


Best specialty store

Dr. Don's Transmission & Repair

Spoil Me Rotten

The Swimwear Hut


Best winery

Domaine de Grande Pré

Gaspereau Vineyards

Muir Murray Estate Winery