Here are the 2020 winners of Best Of Bristol

Published on Tuesday, 30 June 2020 10:56
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RESTAURANTS

Best American/Continental

150 Central

150 Central St., Bristol

860-261-7009

www.onefiftycentral.com

Best Chinese Restaurant

Lee PO Chinese Kitchen

1066 Farmington Ave., Bristol  

 860-589-1011

www.leepochineserestaurant.net

 

Best Italian Restaurant

Mama Luke's

372 Scott Swamp Road Route 6, Farmington  

860-678-7231

www.mamalukesct.com

Best BBQ Restaurant

Que Whiskey Kitchen

461 Queen St., Southington

860-783-6056

www.qwhiskeykitchen.com  

Best Mexican Restaurant

Monterrey Mexican Restaurant

170 Riverside Ave., Bristol  

860-585-0710  

Best Thai Restaurant

Sabaidee Thai Restaurant

81 N Main St., Bristol

860-261-7691

www.sabaideethaibristol.com

Best Japanese Restaurant

Fuji Japanese Steakhouse

1186 Farmington Ave., Bristol  

860-583-0088

www.fujibristolct.com

Best Latin Restaurant

Latin Cravings

375 N Main St., Bristol

860-593-1717

www.latincravings.org

Best Polish Restaurant

Staropolska Restaurant

252 Broad St., New Britain  

860-612-1711

www.staropolska.net  

Best Greek Restaurant

Crazy Greek

1143 Meriden-Waterbury Turnpike, Plantsville

860-426-3778

www.crazy-greek.com

Best Golf Course Restaurant

Chippanee Golf Club

 6 Marsh Road, Bristol

860-589-5645

www.chippanee.com

Best Seafood Restaurant

Close Harbour Seafood

 959 Meriden-Waterbury Turnpike, Plantsville

860-621-7334

www.closeharbourseafood.com

Best Breakfast Spot

Riverside Restaurant

170 Riverside Ave., Bristol

860-582-7009

www.riversiderestaurantbristol.com

Best Steakhouse

Chute Gates Steakhouse

372 Main St., Terryville

860-585-0704

www.chutegates.com

Best Lunch Spot

Parkside Cafe

95 Maple St., Bristol

860-584-1841

www.theparksidecafebristol.com  

Best Pub Food

Main Street Pint & Plate

182 Main St., Bristol

 860-583-5150

www.mainstreetpintandplate.com

Best Sports Bar (TIE)

Bristol Sports Bar & Grille

Sliders Grill & Bar

Best Diner

Riverside Restaurant

170 Riverside Ave., Bristol

860-582-7009

www.riversiderestaurantbristol.com

Best Overall Restaurant

Main Street Pint & Plate

182 Main St., Bristol

 860-583-5150

www.mainstreetpintandplate.com

FOOD

Best Bakery

Harvest Bakery Inc.

84 Farmington Ave., Bristol

860-589-8800

www.harvestbakeryinc.com/

 

Best Deli

George's Terryville Avenue Market

627 Terryville Ave., Bristol  

860-585-6895  

Best Grinder

George's Terryville Avenue Market

627 Terryville Ave., Bristol  

860-585-6895  

Best Fish Market

Close Harbour Seafood

 959 Meriden-Waterbury Turnpike, Plantsville

860-621-7334

www.closeharbourseafood.com

Best Local Burgers

Five Guys

 278 Scott Swamp Road, Farmington  

 860-677-7600  

www.order.fiveguys.com/menu/farmington/

Best Local Hot Dogs

Frankies

177 East St., Plainville  

860-846-0747

www.frankieshotdogs.com  

Best Wings

Sliders Grill & Bar

197 Episcopal Road, Berlin  

860-829-9292

88 New Britain Ave., Plainville  

860-747-4477

1219 S Main St., Plantsville

860-628-8815  

www.slidersgrillbar.com  

Best French Fries

Main Street Pint & Plate

182 Main St., Bristol  

860-583-5150

www.mainstreetpintandplate.com

Best Salads

Max Pizza & Restaurant

108 Stafford Ave., Bristol

860-584-2758

www.maxpizzaonline.com/max-1-bristol  

Best Caterer

Emily's Catering Group

105 Central St., Bristol  

860-585-8625

www.emilyscater.com  

Best Coffee

Café Real

156 School St., Bristol

860-973-8905

www.cafereal.co

Best Ice Cream

Rich Farm Ice Cream

409 Hill St., Bristol  

860-261-4486

www.richfarmbristolct.square.site  

Best Pizza

Max Pizza & Restaurant

108 Stafford Ave., Bristol

860-584-2758

www.maxpizzaonline.com/max-1-bristol  

Best Take-Out

Greer's Chicken

64 Matthews St., Bristol

860-583-3191

www.greerschicken.net  

Best Farm Stand

Jillybean’s Farmstand LLC

172 Scott Swamp Road, Farmington  

860-839-5887

www.jillybeansfarmstand.com  

Best Bagels

Fancy Bagels

353 Scott Swamp Road # 3, Farmington  

860-674-8494

www.fancybagel.com  

AUTOMOTIVE

Best New Car Dealership

Crowley Auto Group

223 Broad St., Bristol

860-589-4444

www.crowleyauto.com  

Best Used Car Dealership

Crowley Auto Group

223 Broad St., Bristol

860-589-4444

www.crowleyauto.com  

Best Auto Repair Service

Cliff's Automotive

410 Main St, Terryville

860-314-9528

www.cliffsautomotivect.com

Best Car Wash

Flag Car Wash

2 Dallas Ave., Bristol  

860-261-4233  

Best Place to Buy Tires

Cliff's Automotive

410 Main St, Terryville

860-314-9528

www.cliffsautomotivect.com

PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

Best Chiropractor

Glen Palmisano, DC

162 South St., Bristol

860-585-9797  

www.ctchiro.us

Best Rehabilitation Facility

The Pines at Bristol Center for Nursing & Rehabilitation

61 Bellevue Ave., Bristol  

860-589-1682

www.pinesbristol.com  

Best Law Office

Kilbourne & Tully, P.C.

120 Laurel St., Bristol  

860-583-1341

www.ktelderlaw.com

Best Dentist

Bencivengo & Ko, D.M.D

21 Pleasant St., Bristol  

860-582-8095

www.bencivengoko.com  

Best Doctor -- General Practice

ProHealth Physicians

1001 Farmington Ave., Bristol  

888-344-0007

www.prohealthmd.com/services/walk-in-care/express-care.html  

Best Doctor -- Specialist

Fawad Kazi, MD

15 Riverside Ave., Bristol  

1-833-4BHDOCS

www.bristolhealth.org

Best Real Estate Office

Bottom Line Realty

54 Pine St., Bristol  

860-585-9047

www.bottomlinesold.com  

Best Insurance Agent

C.V. Mason Insurance Agency

 254 Main St., Bristol  

860-583-4127

www.cvmasoninsurance.com  

Best Veterinarian

Chippens Hill Veterinary Hospital

595 Clark Ave., Bristol

860-850-2187

www.chippenshillvet.com

Best Pet Groomer

The Pet Spa

199 Riverside Ave. #4, Bristol  

860-584-5611

m.facebook.com/ThePetSpaCT  

Best Day Care

A Place to Grow Too

271 Enterprise Drive, Bristol  

860-583-9391

www.aplacetogrowtoollc.com

Best Senior Care Facility

The Pines at Bristol Center for Nursing & Rehabilitation

61 Bellevue Ave., Bristol  

860-589-1682

www.pinesbristol.com  

Best Oil Provider

Cousins Oil Co. Inc.

43 W Washington St., Bristol

860-584-1000

www.cousinsoil.com  

Best Nonprofit Organization

Brian's Angels Homeless Outreach

99 Summer St. Rear, entrance located off, Center Street, Bristol  

860-995-6858

www.briansangels.org  

Best Mortgage Company

Thomaston Savings Bank

40 Middle St., Bristol  

855-344-1874

120 Farmington Ave., Bristol  

855-344-1874  

www.thomastonsavingsbank.com  

Best Landscaper

Custom Grounds Landscaping

111 Mines Road, Bristol

860-583-6550

www.customgroundslandscape.com

Best Pet Daycare

Woof Pack

30 Cross St., Bristol

860-993-1601  

www.gowoofpack.com

Best Swimming Pool Contractor

Robco Pools

678 Main St., Plymouth  

860-283-8585

www.robcopoolsllc.com  

Best Dance Studio

Dance Arts Centre

12 Linwood St., Bristol

860-589-2815

www.dance-arts-centre.com  

Best Hospital

Bristol Health

41 Brewster Road #5161, Bristol  

860-585-3000

www.bristolhealth.org  

Best Urgent Care Facility

Med-Help Medical Center

539 Farmington Ave., Bristol  

860-314-6046

Financial Planner

William Joseph Capital Management

210 Redstone Hill Road, Bristol  

860-973-3214

www.williamjosephcapital.com/contact-us

Best Eldercare Attorney

Kilbourne & Tully, P.C.

120 Laurel St., Bristol  

860-583-1341

www.ktelderlaw.com

Best Roofing/Siding

Best Roofing CT LA Rich

66 Robert St., Plainville  

860-747-4427  

www.larichremodeling.com

Best Plumbing/Heating

James J. Rybczyk Plumbing, Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc.

45 Palmorr Place, Bristol  

860-589-2527  

Best Electrician

Phase To Phase Electric

1 Town Line Road, Unit 7, Plainville  

 860-314-0384

www.phasetophaseelectric.com

Best Funeral Home

Funk Funeral Home

35 Bellevue Ave., Bristol

860-583-4107

www.funkfuneralhome.com  

Best Fence Company

Top Dog Fence

860-458-9104

www.top-dog-fence.business.site/?utm_source=gmb&utm_medium=referral

Best Glass Company

Plymouth Glass

142 E Main St., Thomaston  

800-227-0262

www.plymouthglass.com  

Best Home Builder

Burke Building & Remodeling

860-305-7379  

Best Contractor

O'Donnell Bros.

17 Divinity St., Bristol

860-589-5155

www.odonnellbros.com  

Best Storage Facility

Bristol Self Storage

185 Curtiss St., Bristol  

860-996-0047

www.bristolctselfstorage.com  

Best Moving Company

Flynn Moving & Storage

100 Smoron Road, Southington

860-628-6373  

www.ctmovingandstorage.com

Best Garbage/Recycling

Liberty Recycling

681 Broad St., Bristol  

860-582-2420

Best Lighting Center

The Light Hangar Company

1 Town Line Road STE 7, Plainville  

860-992-7522

www.thelighthangarco.com

Best Local Manufacturer

Rowley Spring & Stamping Corp.

210 Redstone Hill Road, Bristol

860-582-8175

www.rowleyspring.com

Best Orthodontist

Posner, Henderson & Goslee Dentistry

255 N Main St., Bristol  

860-589-7170

www.phgdentistry.com

HEALTH & BEAUTY

Best Hair Salon

The Hairs Inn

694 Main St,. Plymouth  

860-845-5613

www.hairsinnsalon.com  

Best Day Spa

Silvana Dayspa & Salon

102 E Main St, Bristol

860-589-7249

www.silvanaspa.com

Best Hearing Center

Bristol Hearing Aids

 72 Pine St, Bristol

860-506-3720

www.bristolhearingaids.com

Best Eye Care Facility

Your Eyes of Bristol

927 Farmington Ave, Bristol

860-589-6475

www.facebook.com/youreyesbristol

Best Health Club

Fierce Fitness

12 Riverside Ave, Bristol

860-309-9717

www.fiercefitnessct.com

Best Skilled Nursing Facility

Shady Oaks Assisted Living

344 Stevens St, Bristol

860-583-1526

www.shadyoaksassistedliving.com

Best Physical Therapist

Advanced Physical Therapy

842 Clark Ave, Bristol

860-540-4920

www.physicaltherapyct.com

Best Retirement Home CommunityShady Oaks Assisted Living

344 Stevens St, Bristol

860-583-1526

www.shadyoaksassistedliving.com   

Best Home Health Care

Bristol Health

41 Brewster Road #5161, Bristol  

860-585-3000

www.bristolhealth.org  

Best Weight Loss Center

Fierce Fitness

12 Riverside Ave, Bristol

860-309-9717

www.fiercefitnessct.com

WEDDING SERVICES

Best Bridal Shop

Kathy Faber Designs

737 Stafford Ave., Bristol  

860-583-3461  

www.kathyfaber.com  

Best Place to Hold a Wedding/Reception

Chippanee Golf Club

6 Marsh Road, Bristol

860-589-5645

www.chippanee.com

Best Limo Service

TLC Limousine Services

436 Main St., Terryville  

 860-585-5466  

www.thomaslivery.com/contact-us

Best Men's Formalware

OSCARS TUX

123 Farmington Ave., Bristol  

860-589-3995

www.oscarstux.com  

RETAILERS

Best Jewelry Store

Farmington Jewelers

1680 Farmington Ave., Unionville  

860-673-0030

www.farmingtonjewelers.com  

Best Liquor Store

Crazy Bruce's Discount Liquors

1224 Farmington Ave., Bristol  

 860-582-4523  

www.crazybruces.com

Best Local Hardware Store

City True Value

750 Farmington Ave., Bristol  

860-582-6366  

www.citytruevalue.com  

Best Optical Shop

Your Eyes of Bristol

927 Farmington Ave., Bristol  

860-589-6475  

www.facebook.com/youreyesbristol  

Best Local Grocery Store

Stop & Shop

597 Farmington Ave., Bristol  

 860-582-5674  

www.stores.stopandshop.com/ct/bristol/597-farmington-avenue  

747 Pine St., Bristol  

860-582-3154  

www.stores.stopandshop.com/ct/bristol/747-pine-street

Best Local Appliance/Electronics Store

Connecticut Appliance & Fireplace Distributors

50 Graham Place, Southington  

860-621-9313  

www.cafd.com/index.html  

Best Pawn Shop

Platinum Pawn

294 Middle St., Bristol  

860-261-4031

www.platinumpawnbrokers.com

Best Local Pharmacy

Beacon Prescriptions

25 Collins Road, Bristol  

860-589-5587

57 South St., Bristol  

860-583-1006  

241 Main St., Terryville  

860-585-5158  

www.mygnp.com

Best Cellular/Wireless Store

Cricket Wireless

728 Farmington Ave., Bristol  

860-261-4066

www.cricketwireless.com  

Best Barber

New England Barber Company

409 Broad St., Bristol  

860-845-8032  

www.facebook.com/newenglandbarbercompany  

Best Florist

Hubbard's Florist

133 North St., Bristol

860-583-4184  

www.hubbardflorist.com  

Best Dry Cleaner

Dee's Cleaners & Laundromat

900 Farmington Ave., Bristol  

860-589-4863

www.deesonline.net

Best Laundry

Dee's Cleaners & Laundromat

900 Farmington Ave., Bristol  

860-589-4863

www.deesonline.net

Best Bank/Credit Union

Webster Bank

575 Farmington Ave., Bristol  

860-584-3684  

150 Main St., Bristol  

860-612-2200  

797 Pine St., Bristol  

860-584-3623  

www.websteronline.com

Best Garden Center

Wojtusik's Nursery & Garden Center

750 Terryville Ave., Bristol  

860-583-7279  

www.wojtusiknurserycenter.com

Best Pool/Spa Store

Robco Pools

678 Main St., Plymouth  

860-283-8585  

www.robcopoolsllc.com  

Best Thrift Shop

Uptown Consignment

151 Queen St., Southington  

860-620-1266  

Best CBD Store

Your CBD Store

900 Farmington Ave., Bristol  

860-973-3434  

www.cbdrx4u.com/find-us/connecticut/bristol  

Best Specialty Store

The Paper Store

99 Farmington Ave., Bristol  

860-584-8011  

www.locations.thepaperstore.com/bristol-99-farmington-ave-06010  

Best Paint Store

Sherwin-Williams Paint Store

1197 Farmington Ave. Ste 1, Bristol  

860-589-8804  

www.sherwin-williams.com  

ENTERTAINMENT

Best Museum/Gallery

American Clock & Watch Museum

100 Maple St., Bristol  

860-583-6070  

www.clockandwatchmuseum.org  

Best Theater/Playhouse

Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts

2132 Hillside Road #3104, Storrs  

860-486-4226  

www.jorgensen.uconn.edu/Online/default.asp  

Best Kids Activity

Imagine Nation

1 Pleasant St., Bristol  

860-314-1400  

www.imaginenation.org

Best Brewery

Better Half Brewing

59 N Main St., Bristol  

860-261-7062  

www.betterhalfbrewing.com  

Best Bar

Main Street Pint & Plate

182 Main St., Bristol  

860-583-5150  

www.mainstreetpintandplate.com  

Best Live Music

Marilyn's Pub Restaurant & Lounge

388 Broad St., Bristol  

860-583-8838  

www.marilynspub.com  

Best Golf Course

Chippanee Golf Club

6 Marsh Road, Bristol

860-589-5645  

wwwchippanee.com

Best Happy Hour

Friends Cafe

15 N Liberty St., Southington  

860-426-1020  

www.friendscafect.com  

Best Local Radio Station

Country 92.5 WWYZ-FM

www.country925.iheart.com .

Best Local TV Station

WFSB

www.wfsb.com  

Best Local On-Air Personality

Bob Maxon

Best Family Activity

Lake Compounce

822 Lake Ave., Bristol  

860-583-3300  

www.lakecompounce.com  

TRAVEL

Best Travel Agency

Globe Travel Services

225 N Main St., Bristol  

860-584-0517  

Best Hotel/Motel

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel

42 Century Drive, Bristol  

860-589-7766  

www.hilton.com  

FARMINGTON

Best Farmington Restaurant

Mama Luke's

372 Scott Swamp Road Route 6, Farmington  

860-678-7231  

www.mamalukesct.com  

Best Farmington Bar

The Olive Bar

9 School St., Unionville  

860-675-8585  

www.olivebarct.com  

Best Farmington Pizza

George's Pizza & Restaurant

9 School St., Unionville  

860-673-0421

www.olivebarct.com  

Best Farmington Hair Salon

Studio E Salons

353 Scott Swamp Road b, Farmington  

860-404-2445  

www.facebook.com/studioesalons  

Best Farmington Auto Service/Sales

Ron's Automotive Unionville

16 New Britain Ave., Unionville  

860-673-2631  

www.facebook.com/rons06085  

Best Farmington Breakfast Spot

Fancy Bagels

353 Scott Swamp Road # 3, Farmington  

860-674-8494  

www.fancybagel.com  

PLAINVILLE

Best Plainville Restaurant

J. Timothy's Taverne

143 New Britain Ave, Plainville

860-747-6813

www.jtimothys.com

Best Plainville Bar

Sliders Grill & Bar

88 New Britain Ave., Plainville

860-747-4477

Best Plainville Pizza

West Main Pizza

97 E Main St., Plainville

860-747-2724

www.westmainpizzact.com

Best Plainville Hair Salon

Mari J Salon

102 E Main St., Plainville  

 860-846-0675  

www.marijsalon.com

Best Plainville Auto Service/Sales

Good Guys Auto House

1103 Queen St., Southington  

860-410-1909  

www.goodguysautohouse.com  

Best Plainville Breakfast Spot

Uncle Bob's Ham & Eggers

164 Woodford Ave., Plainville  

860-747-6299  

PLYMOUTH/TERRYVILLE

Best Plymouth/Terryville Restaurant

Chute Gates Steakhouse

372 Main St., Terryville  

860-585-0704  

www.chutegates.com  

Best Plymouth/Terryville Bar

Chute Gates Steakhouse

372 Main St., Terryville  

860-585-0704  

www.chutegates.com  

Best Plymouth/Terryville Pizza

Terryville Pizza

211 Main St., Terryville  

860-582-1468  

www.terryvillepizzact.com  

Best Plymouth/Terryville Hair Salon

MiVida Salon

153 Main St., Terryville  

860-833-9605  

www.mivida-salon-hair-salon.business.site/?utm_source=gmb&utm_medium=referral

Best Plymouth/Terryville Auto Service/Sales

Cliff's Automotive

410 Main St., Terryville  

860-314-9528

www.cliffsautomotivect.com  

Best Plymouth/Terryville Breakfast Spot

Lucky Cup Restaurant

18 Main St., Terryville  

860-582-8636  

www.facebook.com/Lucky-Cup-Restaurant-159737537427453

SOUTHINGTON

Best Southington Restaurant

Puerto Vallarta Restaurant

826 Queen St., Southington  

860-736-0060

www.puertovallartausa.com/southington  

Best Southington Bar

75 Center

75 Center St., Southington  

860-426-1303

www.75center.com

Best Southington Pizza

The Fire Place

44 Center St., Southington

860-620-1234

www.thefireplacect.com

Best Southington Hair Salon

All Dolled Up

218 Queen St., Southington  

860-863-5990  

www.gettingalldolledup.com  

Best Southington Auto Service/Sales

Good Guys Auto House

1103 Queen St., Southington  

860-410-1909

www.goodguysautohouse.com

Best Southington Breakfast Spot

Pepper Pot

9 Center St., Southington  

860-621-9192

www.facebook.com/ThePepperPotRestaurant/  

WOLCOTT

Best Wolcott Restaurant

Zuppa

524 Wolcott Road, Wolcott  

203-441-6950  

https://zuppa-unique-italian-pub.business.site/?utm_source=gmb&utm_medium=referral  

Best Wolcott Bar

Tap & Barrel

1189 Wolcott Road, Wolcott  

203-441-6374  

www.tapandbarrelwolcott.com  

Best Wolcott Pizza

New Haven Pizza Co.

747 Wolcott Road, Wolcott  

203-879-8800  

www.menufy.com/?404Location  

Best Wolcott Hair Salon

Sweet Dee's Beauty Parlour

608 Wolcott Road, Wolcott  

203-441-4829

www.sweetdeesbeautyparlour.com  

Best Wolcott Auto Service/Sales

Bedell Transmissions

147 Mad River Road, Wolcott  

203-441-4574  

Best Wolcott Breakfast Spot

Bill & Sam's Diner

713 Wolcott Road, Wolcott  

 203-879-4736  



Posted in The Bristol Press, Bristol on Tuesday, 30 June 2020 10:56. Updated: Tuesday, 30 June 2020 10:59.