Montrose-Delta 2020 Beacon Best WinnersJan 28, 2020 12:36PM ● By Beacon Senior News
And the WINNERS are...
Best Hair Salon: Jack the Clipper
Best Real Estate Agent: Jamie Carver - Berkshire Hathaway
Best Art Gallery: Montrose Center for the Arts
Best Fruit Stand: DeVries Farm Market
Best Local Festival: FUNC Fest
Best Local Musician/Band: Donny Morales
Best Pharmacy: City Market Pharmacy
Best Hardware Store: Delta Ace Hardware
Best Clothing Store: Tara's
Best Place to Buy Gifts: Colorado-ology
Best Second Hand Store: Montrose Heirlooms for Hospice
Best Optical Store: San Juan Eye Center
Best Pet Services/Supply: Chow Down
Best Insurance Agent: Howard Davidson - Farmers Insurance
Best Auto Dealership: Flower Motor Company
Best Auto Repair: Hellman Motor Company
Best Garden Nursery: Camelot Gardens
Best Heating & Cooling: Snipps Heating & Air Conditioning
Best Landscaping/Lawn Care: U.S. Lawns
Best Place for Breakfast: Starvin' Arvin's
Best Place for Lunch: Backstreet Bagel Company
Best Place for Dinner: Ted Nelson's Steakhouse
Best Place for Dessert: Camp Robber
Best Place for Coffee: Coffee Trader
Best Winery: Stoney Mesa Winery
Best Local Beer: Colorado Boy
Best Liquor Store: The Liquor Store
Best Date Night Location: Magic Circle Players
Best Place to Take the Grandkids: Montrose Recreation Center
Best Place to Volunteer: Delta Heirlooms for Hospice
Best Place to Golf: Black Canyon Golf Course
Best Health Club: Montrose Recreation Center
Best Outdoor Gear: Great Outdoor Company
Read more about our Montrose-Delta winners
Best Local Musician
Best Date Night LocationMagic Circle Players
420 S. 12th St., Montrose
Now performing its 60th season, Magic Circle Players community theatre has earned its winning place as a best date night location with classics such as “Fiddler on the Roof” and “Willy Wonka”— both of which you can watch live this spring! This all-volunteer organization features young and old alike, providing date night goers with a variety of drama, comedy, mystery and musicals. There’s something for everyone to watch at Magic Circle Players performances.
“A shared love for community theater changes lives. Come celebrate with us. Who knows who you’ll meet,” said theatre manager Lisa Rediger.
Best Place for LunchBackstreet Bagel Company
127 N. Townsend Ave., Montrose
Experience a blend of New York and Colorado in this family-owned lunch hot spot, featuring authentic bagels, pastries and espresso.
“As a small business owner, this award says our customers recognize and appreciate our efforts. Thank you for remembering us; we look forward to serving you again soon,” ‑ Scott, Kristi, Sara, Myrissa and Chris.
Best Place for DinnerTed Nelson’s Steakhouse
103 Rose Lane, Montrose
There are plenty of tasty menu options to please any palate at Ted Nelson’s Steakhouse, and not just the meat-lovers. Featuring hearty servings and seasonal specials in addition to their must-have Angus Beef steaks, there’s no way you’ll be leaving this dinner destination hungry.
“Our goal is to give every customer a unique dining experience that will bring them back on a regular basis. With over 58 years of experience in hospitality and a staff of 40 employees, we are thankful to serve you,” said Owner Ted Nelson.
Best Liquor Store
The Liquor Store
1601 Oxbow Dr # 300, Montrose
This winning store isn't just any old liquor store; it's THE Liquor Store in Montrose. In addition to the massive selection of alcohols to choose from, their customer service shows in offerings such as frequent buyer programs and assistance with delivery or carrying out any purchases.
“Thank you for your continued support and patronage. It's an honor [to receive this award]. We take a lot of pride in our community and community events,” said Owner Liz McCannel.
Best Place for DessertCamp Robber
1515 Ogden Road, Montrose
Looking for a place to get dessert in Montrose? Look no further than Camp Robber, voted the best place for dessert by BEACON readers. Master Dessert Chef Tanner's sugary creations are not to be missed!
“We are so proud of Tanner, thankful for our amazing customers and appreciative of the Beacon's recognition,” said the staff at Camp Robber.
Best Outdoor Gear
The Great Outdoors Company
10 S. Selig Ave., Montrose