2007 Staff Picks

Best Adult Store - The Rack
Best All-Around Performer - Prince
Best Amusement Ride - Richard Petty Driving School
Best Arizona Getaway - Flagstaff
Best Appetizers - Firefly
Best Arcade - Pinball Hall of Fame
Best Architecture - Paris Las Vegas
Best Art Gallery - Contemporary Arts Collective
Best Arts & Craft Store - Scrappin' Time
Best Asian Restaurant - Social House
Best Attraction - Bellagio Conservatory
Best Bagels - Bagel Cafe
Best Bakery - Layers
Best Bar Food - Quarters Bar & Grill
Best Bar for Romance - Tryst
Best BBQ - TC Rib Crib
Best Bargain Show - Le Reve
Best Basketball Court - Arroyo Grande
Best Bingo - Gold Coast
Best Blackjack - El Cortez Hotel & Casino
Best Bookstore - Gambler's Bookshop
Best Bowling Alley - Sunset Station
Best Breakfast Special - Arizona Charlie's
Best Brunch - Paris Las Vegas
Best Buffet - Aladdin
Best California Getaway - Wine Country
Best CD Store - Zia Record Exchange
Best Celebrity Resident - Tony Curtis
Best Celebrity Tourist - K-Fed
Best Children's Clothing Store - Gymboree
Best Chinese Restaurant - Wo Fat Chinese Restaurant
Best Cocktail Waitresses - Playboy Club
Best Coffee Shop - Grand Lux
Best Coffee/Cappuccino - It's a Grind
Best Comedian - Triumph the Insult Dog
Best Comedy Club - Comedy Club
Best Community Organization - Shade Tree Shelter
Best Concert Venue - Beauty Bar
Best Deli - Harry's Bagelmania
Best Designer Boutique - Betsy Johnson
Best Desserts - Cupcakery
Best Diner/Coffee Shop - Maple Tree
Best Dive Bar - Dino's
Best Donuts - Winchell's
Best Downtown Hotel - Main Street Station
Best Dry Cleaners - Fazio
Best Electronics Store - Tweeters
Best Entertainment Venue - Railhead at Boulder Station
Best Ethnic Market - British Foods
Best Family Amusement Center - Coney Island, NYNY
Best Family Restaurant - Bucca de Beppo
Best Florist - Wildflower Cafe & Florist
Best Football Contest - Football Frenzy
Best French Restaurant - Bonjour Bistro
Best Game Store - Gamestop
Best Gardening Store - Star Nursery Garden Centers
Best Gay/Alternative Bar - Piranha
Best Gentlemen's Club - Seamless
Best Gift Shop - Bonanza Gift Shop
Best Golf Course - TPC at the Canyons
Best Gourmet Restaurant - Todd's Unique Dining/L'Atelier de Joel Robuchon
Best Gourmet Shop - Wild Oats
Best Grocery Store - Sunflower
Best Hamburgers - Schoops
Best Historic Location - Original Las Vegas High School
Best Home Accessories Store - Ligne Roset
Best Home Improvement Store - Lowes
Best Hookah Lounge - Chandelier Mediterranean Restaurant & Hookah Lounge
Best Horse Riding Stables - Cowboy Trail Rides
Best Hot Dogs - Hot Dog Heaven
Best Housewares Store - Cost Plus
Best Ice Cream - Danielle's
Best Indian Restaurant - Origin India
Best Interior Design - Red Rock Resort
Best Italian Restaurant - Gaetano's Ristorante/Fellini's Italian Dining
Best Japanese Restaurant - Hamada
Best Jewelry Store - Francesca's
Best Karaoke - Ellis Island
Best Keno - Caesars Palace
Best Landmark - Hoover Dam
Best Late Night Dining - Rainbow Bar & Grill
Best Library Branch - Clark County Library
Best Liquor or Wine Store - Trader Joe's
Best Live Music Club - Dive Bar
Best Local Alternative Band - Flaspar
Best Local Blues Band - Moanin' Blacksnakes
Best Local Club DJ - Joey Mazzola
Best Local Country Band - Christy Canyon
Best Local Hip-Hop Band - Poly Hi Lo
Best Local Hotel - Red Rock Casino, Resort & Spa
Best Local Punk Band - The Vermon
Best Local R&B Band - Earl Turner
Best Local Rock Band - Sparkler Dims
Best Local Sports Event - Las Vegas Bowl
Best Local Sports Team - Sin City Roller Girls
Best Lounge - Red Rock Casino, Resort & Spa
Best Lounge Performer or Tribute Act - Yellow Brick Road
Best Lunch Deal - Diamond China
Best Magician - Mac King
Best Male Strip Show - Thunder From Down Under
Best Mall - Fashion Show
Best Martini or Specialty Drink - Sidebar
Best Meals for Less Than $10 - Village Pub
Best Mexican Restaurant - El Patron/Border Grill
Best Microbrewery - Ellis Island
Best Middle Eastern Restaurant - Khoury's Mediterranean Restaurant
Best Most Romantic Restaurant - McCormick & Schmick
Best Movie Theater - The Cannery
Best Museum - Nevada State Museum
Best Nevada Getaway - Great Basin
Best New Restaurant - Guy Savoy
Best Nightclub - Jet
Best Non-Hotel Architecture - Downtown Post Office
Best Other Ethnic Restaurant - Havana Grill
Best Outdoor Dining - Milo's Best Cellars
Best Outdoor Sign - Wynn Las Vegas
Best Park - Desert Breeze
Best Paying Slots - The Palms
Best Performing Arts Group - Nevada Conservatory Theatre
Best Picnic Spot - Spring Mountain Ranch
Best Pizza - Settebello
Best Place for Breakfast - Huntridge Drug Restaurant
Best Place to Avoid Tourists - Circle Park
Best Place to Buy Antiques and Collectibles - Not Just Antiques
Best Place to Buy Art - Dust Gallery
Best Place to Dance - Moon at the Palms
Best Place to Eat When You're On a Diet - Evos
Best Place to Get a Pet - Petsmart
Best Place to Go if You're Younger Than 21 - Rockin' Java
Best Place to Go on a Budget - Double Down
Best Place to Go When Priece is No Object - Hefner Suite
Best Place to Hike - Mt. Charleston
Best Place to People Watch - McCarran Airport
Best Place to Ride a Bike - Green Valley Trails
Best Place to Shoot Pool - Chilly Palmers
Best Place to Shop When Price is No Object - Harry Winston
Best Place to Skateboard - Anthem Skate Park
Best Place to Ski or Snowboard - Brianhead
Best Place to Spot Celebrities - Pure
Best Place to Spot Wildlife - Wetlands
Best Place Swim - Mandalay Bay
Best Place to View the City - VooDoo Lounge
Best Place to Walk or Jog - BPB Baskin Park
Best Player's Club - Ellis Island
Best Poker Room - Binions
Best Pool - Red Rock Casino, Resort & Spa
Best Production Show - Beatles LOVE
Best Public Art - Freeway I15 Sound Walls
Best Salads - Peppermill Restaurant & Fireside Lounge
Best Sandwich - Capriotti's
Best Seafood Restaurant - Hush Puppy/Buzio's
Best Service - Hooters
Best Shoe Store - Nordstroms
Best Shooting Range - Gun Store
Best Shopping - Mandalay Place
Best Show Choreography - Hairspray
Best Showgirls - Le Femme
Best Shrimp Cocktail - Golden Gate Hotel & Casino
Best Singer - Clint Holmes
Best Singles Bar - Firefly
Best Softball Field - Desert Breeze Park
Best Soul Food Restaurant - M&M Soul Food
Best Soup - Omelet House
Best Souvenir - Las Vegas Snowglobe
Best Spa - Box/Qua at Caesars Palace
Best Splurge Restaurant - Andre's
Best Sporting Good Store - REI
Best Sports Bar - Crown & Anchor
Best Sports Book - Las Vegas Hilton
Best Steakhouse - Becker Steakhouse/Charlie Palmers
Best Store for Men's Clothing - Ben Sherman
Best Store for Women's Clothing - Forever 21
Best Strip Hotel - Stardust
Best Sushi - I Love Sushi
Best Swap Meet - Broadacres Swap Meet
Best Tacos - Los Tacos
Best Tennis Courts - UNLV
Best Thai Restaurant - Archi's Thai Kitchen
Best Thrift Shop - Nathan Adelson Thrift Shop
Best Tobacco Store - Las Vegas Paiute Smoke Shop
Best Tropical Drinks - TGI Friday's
Best Undiscovered Restaurant - Cafe Bleu
Best Use of Las Vegas in Movies or TV - Mind Freak
Best Used Book Store - Dead Poets
Best Utah Getaway - Park City
Best Valet Parking - The Palms
Best Video Poker - Silverton Hotel & Casino
Best Video Store - Tower Records
Best Vintage Clothing Store - House of Style
Best Visitor Photo Opportunity - Eiffel Tower
Best Wedding Chapel - Graceland
Best Wine Selection - Nora's Wine Bar
Best Workout Place - Las Vegas Athletic Clubs

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