Earlier this year, Patch's annual Readers' Choice Awards celebrated the best local businesses in town.
In categories ranging from best pub to best jewelry shop, readers chose their favorites.
We're not done yet celebrating and honoring our Readers' Choice winners. If you want all your customers to know you've been deemed the best of the best, here's your chance.
Patch is offering Readers' Choice winners the opportunity to buy a plaque from American Registry that you can display in your business. All you need to do is visit www.myamreg.com/patch/10 to preview and purchase your plaque.
Here's our full list of this year's Readers' Choice winners:
All this summer you've nominated and voted for your favorite local businesses in categories ranging from best hot dogs to best nail salon.
We've tallied all the poll votes and now it's time to announce the winners. See below for our complete list of Readers' Choice winners
Best Hot Dogs
Winner: Lucky Dog Hot Dog cart in Naugatuck
Second: Al's Hot Dogs in Naugatuck
Winner: Rich Farms
Winner (Tie): Brookside Inn Restaurant, The Dark Horse Saloon
Winner (Tie): Brookside Inn Restaurant, Cucina Rustica, Rolando's
Best Chinese Takout
Winner: Great China
Best Gift Shop
Winner: Terri's Flower Shop (Naugatuck)
Best Nail Salon
Winner: 21 Nails
Best Hair Salon
Jesse's Barbershop, Pure Platinum Hair Studio
Best Antiques/Collectibles Store
Winner (Tie): Tillie's Antiques, Upper Room Thrift Shop
Winner: Secrets - A Day Spa
Best Entertainment Venue for Children
Winner: Naugatuck Historical Society
Best Car Wash
Winner: Southbury Car Care
Second: Naugatuck Car Wash
Winner: Oxford Landscaping
Winner: Connie’s Tailoring
Second: Culani’s Tailor Shop
Again, congratulations to all the business owners. Please don’t hesitate to contact Paul Singley at firstname.lastname@example.org or Richard Lopes at email@example.com if you have any questions.