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'Best of ' Napa County (Readers' Poll Results)

Best Antique Shop

Riverfront Mall Antiques
705 Sosco Ave., Napa, 253-1966


Best Art Gallery

Hess Collection
4411 Redwood Road, Napa, 255-1144

Honorable Mention (tie)

Artful Eye
1333 Lincoln Ave., Calistoga, 942-4734

Napa Valley Museum
55 President Circle, Napa, 944-0500


Best B&B

Silver Rose Spa
351 Rosedale Road, Calistoga, 942-9581


Best Bakery-Bread

Model Bakery
1357 Main St. , St. Helena, 963-8192


Best Bike Ride-Mountain

Mt. St. Helena Trail

Honorable Mention (tie)

Oat Hill Mine Trail

Silverado Trail


Best Bike Ride-Road

Silverado Trail

Honorable Mention

Calistoga Road


Best Bookstore

Copperfield's
1303 First St., Napa, 252-8002

Honorable Mention

Calistoga Books
1343 Lincoln Ave., Calistoga, 942-4123


Best Breakfast

Sarafornia Cafe
1413 Lincoln Ave., Calistoga, 942-0555

Smokehouse
1458 Lincoln Ave., Calistoga, 942-6060


Best Cabernet

Mondavi Winery
860 Napa Valley Corporate Way, Napa, 226-1335

Honorable Mention (tie)

Sutter Home Winery
St. Helena Hwy., St. Helena, 963-3104

Arroyo Winery
2361 Greenwood Ave., Calistoga, 942-6995


Best Caterer

Piper Johnson Catering
2450 Foothill Blvd. Suite G, Calistoga, 942-5432


Best Chardonnay

First Place (tie)

Clos Pegase Winery
1060 Dunaweal Lane, Calistoga, 942-4981

Cuvaison Vineyards
4550 Silverado Trail, Calistoga, 942-6266

Rombauer Vineyards
3522 Silverado Trail N., St. Helena, 963-5170

Arroyo Winery


Best Chef

Thomas Keller
at French Laundry


Best Classical Music Series

Mondavi Winery


Best Culinary Store

Dean & DeLuca
607 S. St. Helena Hwy., St. Helena, 967-9980


Best Day Spa

Calistoga Inn & Spa
1006 Washington St., Calistoga, 942-6269

Honorable Mention

Indian Springs
1712 Lincoln Ave., Calistoga, 942-4913


Best Diner

The Diner
6476 Washington St., Yountville, 944-2626


Best Fancy Restaurant

Tra Vigne Restaurant
1050 Charter Oak St., St. Helena, 963-4444

Honorable Mention (tie)

French Laundry
6640 Washington St., Yountville, 944-2380

Mustards Grill
7399 St. Helena Hwy., Yountville, 944-2424

Wappo Bar & Bistro
1226 Washington St., Calistoga, 942-4712


Best Festival

Mustard Festival
P.O. Box 3603, Yountville, 938-1133

Honorable Mention

Napa Valley Reggae Festival
2277 Napa Vallejo Hwy., Napa, 253-3372


Best French Restaurant

French Laundry

Honorable Mention

Chanterelle
804 First St., Napa, 253-7300


Best Hiking Trail

Mt. St. Helena

Honorable Mention

Skyline Park


Best Home Furnishings

R. S. Basso
1219 Main St., St. Helena, 963-0391


Best Internet Service

Sonic Net
300 B St., Suite 101, Santa Rosa, 522-1000

Honorable Mention

Napa Net
1142 First St., Napa, 257-2826


Best Italian Restaurant

Tra Vigne

Honorable Mention

Bosko's
1364 Lincoln Ave., Calistoga, 924-9088


Best Jewelry Store

Artful Eye


Best Live Music Venue

Downtown Joe's
902 Main St., Napa, 258-2337


Best Men's Clothing

Funke & Son Department Store
1417 Lincoln Ave., Calistoga, 942-6235


Best Merlot

Duckhorn
1000 Lodi Lane, St. Helena, 963-7108

Honorable Mention (tie)

Swanson Winery
1271 Oakville Cross Road, Oakville, 944-0905

Arroyo Winery


Best Mexican Restaurant

Pacifico Restauranta Mexicano
1232 Lincoln Ave., Calistoga, 942-4400


Best New-Age Emporium

Freetime
1348-C Lincoln Ave., Calistoga, 942-0210


Best Outdoor Dining

Calistoga Inn & Spa

Honorable Mention

Wappo Bar & Bistro


Best Park

Skyline Wilderness Park
201 Imola Ave., Napa, 252-0481

Honorable Mention

Robert Louis Stevenson
Hwy. 29, 11 miles north of Calistoga, 800/444-7275


Best Pinot Noir

First Place (Tie)

Caneros Creek
1285 Dealy Lane, Napa, 253-9464

Casa Caneros
1285 Dealy Lane, Napa, 253-9464

Sinsky Vineyards
6320 Silverado Trail, Napa, 944-9090


Best Sauvignon Blanc

St. Supery Winery
8440 St. Helena Hwy., Rutherford, 963-4507


Best Shopping Plaza

Downtown Calistoga

Honorable Mention

Factory Outlet Stores
629 Factory Stores Drive, Napa, 226-9876


Best Theater

Uptown Cinema
1350 Third St., Napa, 256-0150


Best Thing about Napa County

Wine

Honorable Mention

Calistoga


Best Weekend Getaway

Calistoga


Best Winery Tour

Sterling Vineyards
1111 Dunaweal Lane, Calistoga, 942-3345

Honorable Mention

Mondavi Winery


Best Winetasting Room

Sattui Winery
1111 White Lane, St. Helena, 963-7774


Best Zinfandel

Frog's Leap Winery
P.O. Box 189, Rutherford, 963-4704


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From the March 23-29, 2000 issue of the Sonoma County Independent.

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