Finalists Announced for Best of Oregon City

Back for the 2nd year, Downtown Oregon City Association and Oregon City Chamber of Commerce present the Best of Oregon City People's Choice Awards. Thank you Oregon City Chamber of Commerce for being the primary leader of this year's voting and event!

52 categories to vote on. Voting has ended and finalists are announced!

Congratulations to all of our finalists! 

People & Places

Best Mover and Shaker  

Wendy Provis Breedlove
Amy Ramage
Patti Serres

Best Neighborhood Gathering Place

Arch Bridge
OC Brewing
Singer Hill Café

Best Non-Profit or Service Club

Building Blocks 4 Kids
Fathers Heart
M Seed Outreach Thrift Store

Best Oregon City Landmark

The Elevator
The Falls
The Library

Most Beautiful Place

Canemah Bluff
The Falls

Best Teacher

Karlyn Love, OCHS Drama
Lynn Olson
Kellie Sitton, OC Preschool

Best Senior Living Place

Avamere Berry Park
Haven Corner
Mcloughlin Place Senior Living

Food & Drink

Overall Best Restaurant

Nebbiolo Restaurant and Wine Bar
Weinhard’s Grill

Best Sweet Treat

Fat Cupcake
Grano Bakery

Best Asian Cuisine

New Hings
Pho Thai
Pine Garden

Best Mexican Cuisine

Don Pepe’s
Super Torta

Best Bakery

Fat Cupcake
Grano Bakery
Pure Bliss Bakery

Best Bar, Pub or Tap Room

Arch Bridge Taphouse
Highland Stillhouse
Oregon City Brewing Co.

Best Breakfast or Brunch

Ranee’s on Main

Best Brewery, Distillery or Cidery

12 Bridge Cider Works
Feckin Brewery
Oregon City Brewing Co

Best Burger

Five Guy’s
Mike’s Drive In
Weinhard’s Grill

Best Coffee

Black Ink
Dutch Brothers
Singer Hill Café 

Best Happy Hour

Nebbiolo Restaurant
The Verdict

Best Vegetarian Menu

Ingrid’s Scandinavian Food
Mesa Fresca
Pho Thi

Best Business Lunch

Singer Hill Café
Weinhard’s Grill

Best Drive-Thru

Dutch Brothers
Mike’s Drive In

Best Outdoor Dining

Highland Stillhouse
Oregon City Brewing Company

Best Pizza

Jimmy O’s
Mi Famiglia
Pioneer Pizza

Best Place to take a Date

Nebbiolo’s Restaurant
Weinhard’s Grill

Best Winery

Christopher Bridge
King’s Raven Winery
Villa Catalana Cellars


Best Event, Festival or Fair

First City Celebration
OC Brew Fest
OC Farmer’s Market

Best Family Fun

Geeks and Games
Movies in the Park
OC Farmers Market

Best Live Performance

Concerts in the Park
Rae Gordon
Wild Hare

Best Place to take out of town guests

Highland Stillhouse
Nebbiolo Restaurant and Wine Bar

Best Fundraising Event

Angels in the Outfield
M Seed Thrift store
Teddy Bear Parade

Shopping & Services

Best Automotive Care

Checkpoint Motors
Jim Estes Garage
KARS Automotive

Best Bank or Financial Service

Clackamas Federal Credit Union
On Point
US Bank

Best Boutique or Specialty Shop

Cruzy and Lulu
My Mother Knows
White Rabbit Gifts

Best Business Service

Buell’s Impressions
Eren Starr Agency
M See Thrift Store

Best Home Furnishing or Decor

Busch Home Furnishings
Homelife Furniture
Real Deals Home Décor

Best Home Improvement

Big Star Construction and Design
Home Depot

Best Pet Care

Barclay Hills Animal Hospital
Milner Veterinary Clinic
Pioneer Animal Hospital

Best Resale

Denim Salvage
M Seed Thrift Store and Outreach

Best Local Author

Ken Baysinger
Josephine Blake
Teresa Rodden

Best Dispensary

Electric Lettuce
Gnome Grown

Best Place to Buy a Gift

White Rabbit
My Mother knows
Fred Meyers Jewelry

Best Grocery

Fred Meyers
Grocery Outlet

Best Vintage or Antiques

Maizee Mae’s Antiques
M Seed Thrift Store
The Vintage Nest

Health & Beauty

Best Place to Have Spirit Lifted

M Seed Thrift Store
Thrive Yoga

Best Health Care

Functional Performance Sport Chiropractic
Ponderosa Dental Arts
Providence Willamette Falls

Best Holistic Health

Active Oregon Chiropractic
First City Wellness
Function Performance Sport Chiropractic

Best Men's Hair Cut

The Barber’s
Depot Barber Shop
Sports Clips

Best Women's Hair Cut

The Beauty Parlor
Elements of Style Salon
Live Edge Salon

Best Place to Sweat

Crossfit Oregon City
Fit for Excellence
Thrive Yoga Studio

Best Salon or Spa

The Beauty Parlor
Elements of Style Salon
Live Edge Salon

Best Massage Therapist

Tim Christopher (Function Performance)
Rachael Sheard (Ricochet Body Solutions)
Deena Youngblood (Healthy Look Salon)

Best Tattoo Artist

Angel Ink Shawna Holder
Lucky Supreme Tattoo
Oregon City Tattoo

Awards Ceremony - Saturday, July 14th

The Best Of Awards Ceremony, originally scheduled for June 13th, will now be held in conjunction with First City Celebration on July 14th. Awards will take place on the main stage. Finalists for each award will be notified which time slot their category will be announced.

Jonathan Stone