Local First Members Crowned Phoenix New Times Best of 2014


Local First Arizona is very proud to announce that many of their members have received an award for being voted for Phoenix New Times Best of 2014! Thank you for voting for your local businesses! Click here to check out the winners and more information.

[column width="47%" padding="6%"]Best Art Gallery: Phoenix Art Museum

Best Blues/Jazz Radio Station: KJZZ 91.5

Best Lesbian Bar: Bliss Rebar

Best Music Festival: McDowell Mountain Music Festival

Best Nightclub: Crescent Ballroom

Best Venue for Local Artists: Crescent Ballroom

Best Venue for National Acts: Crescent Ballroom

Best Bakery: Chompie's

Best Brewery: Four Peaks Brewing Co.

Best Chef: Silvana Salcido Esparza (Barrio Café)

Best Coffee House: Lux Coffee Bar

Best Downtown Lunch: Phoenix Public Market Café

Best Farmers Market: Downtown Phoenix Public Market

Best Food Truck: Short Leash

Best Gluten-Free bakery: Jewel's Bakery and Café

Best Local Beer: San Tan's Mr. Pineapple

Best Seasonal Beer: Four Peaks' Pumpkin Porter

Best Cocktail: Pitcha of Primm's at Windsor

Best Country Radio Station: KSWG 96.3 FM

Best Club Show: The Phoenix Rock Lottery at Crescent Ballroom

Best Hip-Hop Series: Blunt Club at Yucca Tap Room

Best Weekly Dance Night: Kismet, Saturdays in Crescent Ballroom Lounge

Best Jewish Deli: Chompie's

Best Food Truck: Jamburrito

Best Thai Restaurant: Nunthaporn's

Best Vegan Restaurant: Green

Best Upscale Mexican Restaurant: Barrio Café [/column][column width="47%" padding=“0”] Best Gluten-Free Bakery Jewel's Bakery and Café

Best Cupcake: Urban Cookies

Best Guacamole: Barrio Café

Best Culinary Festival: Devoured Food + Wine Clasic

Best Place for First Date: Postino

Best Wine Bar: Postino

Best Independent Movie Theater: Filmbar

Best Place to be Seen: Phoenix Art Museum on First Friday

Best Place to Take an Out-of-Towner: The Farm at South Mountain

Best Place to Take a Scenester: Crescent Ballroom

Best News Radio Station: KJZZ 91.5 FM

Best Farmers Market: Old Town Farmers Market

Best Head Shop: Bud's Glass Joint

Best Nursery: Harper's Nursery

Best Spa: VH Spa at Hotel Valley Ho

Best Record Store for CDs: Stinkweeds

Best Bookstore: Changing Hands

Best Used Bookstore: Bookmans Entertainment Exchange

Best Comic Book Shop: All About Books and Comics

Best Magazine Rack: Bookmans Entertainment Exchange

Best Adult Clothing Resale: Buffalo Exchange

Best Boutique: Frances

Best Art Supply Store: Arizona Art Supply

Best Shopping on Mill Avenue: Brand X

Best Tourist Attraction: Desert Botanical Garden

Best Rock Climbing Gym: AZ on the Rocks