2021 Caller-Times Best of the Best: Here's a list of all the winners – Corpus Christi Caller-Times

The wait is over. It’s time to celebrate this year’s top businesses in the Corpus Christi area!
Since 1997, the Caller-Times has held an annual readers’ choice contest to determine the best businesses and people in various food, services and entertainment categories.
It was up to the community who gets nominated and the most votes for the top businesses in various categories including food, services and entertainment.
Nominations were made online in June and voting was in August.
Besides bragging rights as the Caller-Times Best of the Best, the winners also are showcased in a special section of the Caller-Times.
A virtual awards event was held Tuesday, Oct. 26 at https://yourchoiceawards.com/corpuschristi/
Here’s the list of winners for the 24th annual Caller-Times Best of the Best:
Allergist: Robert D Oshman, MD – Ear, Nose, & Throat Associates of Corpus Christi
Barber Shop: Roger’s Barber Shop
Best Spa/Medical Spa: The Woodhouse Day Spa – Corpus Christi
Chiropractor Office: Family Wellness Chiropractic Center-Scott G. Walker, DC
Cosmetic or Plastic Surgeon: Dr. Cassidy Hinojosa – Coastal Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery Center
Dentist Office: Apple Dental Center Inc
Dermatologist Office: South Texas Dermatology
Drug Store: H-E-B plus!
Emergency Room: Driscoll Children’s Hospital
Family Physician Office: Webster Robert A MD
General Practice Doctors Office: Webster Robert A MD
Hair Salon: Salon Divine
Hearing Aid Center: Hearing Aid Company of Texas
Home Health/Hospice: AAdi Home Health & Hospice
Hospital: Driscoll Children’s Hospital
Manicure: Elite Nails
Medical Supply: Coastal Bend DME
OB/GYN Office: Corpus Christi Women’s Clinic
Optometrist Office: Drs. McIntyre, Garza, Avila and Jurica, Optometrists
Pediatric Dentist Office: Rani Pediatrics
Pediatrician Office: Rani Pediatrics
Pharmacy: H-E-B
Physical Therapist Office: Humpal Physical Therapy
Place to Have a Baby: CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi – South
Therapeutic Massage: The Woodhouse Day Spa – Corpus Christi
All-Around Restaurant: Niko’s Steakhouse
Bakery: S & J Bakery
BBQ: Silverado Smokehouse
Biscuits: Andy’s Kitchen
Breakfast: Andy’s Kitchen
Buffet: Butter Churn – Aransas Pass
Business Lunch: Niko’s Steakhouse
Carry Out: Chick-fil-A
Caterer: Silverado Smokehouse
Chicken Wings: Wings N’ More
Chinese Restaurant: Hu Dat Noodle House
Country Cooking: Andy’s Kitchen
Dessert: Hester’s Cafe Lamar Park
Diner: Andy’s Kitchen
Dining Experience: Republic of Texas Bar & Grill
Doughnuts: Gates Donut Shop
Early Bird Dinner: Sugarbakers
Fine Dining: Republic of Texas Bar & Grill
Food Truck: TacoBar Street
Fried Chicken: Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen
Greek Restaurant: U & I Restaurant
Ice Cream: Marble Slab Creamery
Indian Restaurant: Ginger Cafe&Grill
Italian Restaurant: Frank’s Spaghetti House
Japanese Restaurant: Aka Sushi & Hibachi
Local Coffee Shop: Island Joes Coffee and Gallery
Mexican Restaurant: Kiko’s Mexican Food Restaurant & Cantina
New Restaurant: Sal’s Bronx Pizza
Pizza: B&J’s Pizza – Brewpub
Restaurant to Impress: Republic of Texas Bar & Grill
Ribs: Silverado Smokehouse
Romantic Restaurant: Republic of Texas Bar & Grill
Salad Bar: Jason’s Deli
Sandwich Shop: Firehouse Subs Saratoga Town Center
Seafood: The Blue Clove Seafood Bar and Grill
Steakhouse: LongHorn Steakhouse
Sushi: Aka Sushi & Hibachi
Thai Restaurant: Thai Cottage Corpus Christi
Event: Corpus Christi Hooks Baseball
Family Amusement: Texas State Aquarium
Festival/Fair: Texas Jazz Festival Society
Live Music: Brewster Street Ice House
Place to Go Dancing: Whiskey River
Seasonal Attraction: South Texas Botanical Gardens & Nature Center
Accountant: Liberty Tax Service
Assisted Living Facility: Brookdale Corpus Christi
Bank: Frost Bank
Credit Union: NavyArmy Community Credit Union
Electrician: Scott Electric Company
Fence Building & Repair: D & C
Home Builder: Diana Homes, Inc.
Home Contractor/ Repair/ Remodeling: Diana Homes, Inc.
Home Security: The Safeguard System Inc
Insurance Agent: Farmers Insurance – Stephanie Waterman
Investment Firm: Edward Jones
Law Firm: Heil Law Firm
Lawn Care: South Texas Curb Appeal
Mortgage Lender: NavyArmy Community Credit Union
Nursing Home: Mirador
Real Estate Agent: Tracey Shores KM Premier Island
Real Estate Company: KM Premier Real Estate
Retirement Community: Mirador Retirement Community
Roofing: Texas State Roofing Company
Dance School: Tippi Toes Dance Co.
Day Care: Rainbow Express
Learning Center/Tutor: Del Mar College
Pre-school: St. Anthony’s School
Private School: St Anthony’s School
Public School: Windsor Park Athena Elementary
Columnist or Reporter: KIII-TV3 Corpus Christi
Local Radio Station: 97.5 KFTX REAL COUNTRY
Radio Personality: Austin Daniels, KFTX 97.5FM
TV News: KIII-TV3 Studios
TV Personality: Alan Holt, KIII-TV3
Weather Report: Alan Holt
Event Venue: Brewster Street Ice House
Hotel: Omni Corpus Christi Hotel
Local College: Del Mar College
Local Event: Big Bloom, South Texas Botanical Gardens & Nature Center
Local Tourist Attraction: Texas State Aquarium
Museum: USS Lexington
Place to Have a Birthday Party: In The Game Funtrackers
Place to Work: TC Auto Service
Wedding Venue: The Ranch at San Patricio
Advertising Agency: JBBM Marketing
Car Wash: Quick Quack Car Wash
Carpet Cleaning: ServiceMaster Central of Corpus Christi
Customer Service: The Postal Place
Dry Cleaner: Peerless Cleaners
Electricity Provider: NEC Co-op Energy
Funeral Home: Seaside Funeral Home & Memorial Park
Heating & A/C Service: CCAC Air Conditioning
Locksmith: Pop-A-Lock Corpus Christi
Pest Control: Pest Patrol
Photographer: Shoocha Photography Studio & Gallery llc
Plumber: Graf Plumbing Inc
Self Storage Company: Access Storage
Siding/Windows/Roofing: Texan Glass & Solar Control
Veterinarian: Southside Animal Hospital
Antique Store: Red Crow Antique Mall
Backyard Furnishings: At Home
Boutique: The B Hive Boutique
Bridal Store: David’s Bridal
Floor Covering Store: The Home Depot
Florist: H-E-B
Furniture: Rooms To Go Furniture Store
Garden Center: Gill Garden Center + Landscape Co.
Gift Store: gatherings
Hardware Store: The Home Depot
Home Electronics Store: Best Buy
Home Improvement Store: Lowe’s Home Improvement
Jewelry Store: James Avery Artisan Jewelry
Lawn Equipment: The Home Depot
Mattress Store: Cantwell Mattress Co
Pawn Shop: First Cash Pawn
Pet Store/Supplies: EarthWise Pet Nutrition Center & Wellness Spa Corpus Christi
Supermarket: H-E-B plus!
Brewpub: B&J’s Pizza – Brewpub
Place to Buy Beer: H-E-B plus!
Bicycle Store: Bay Area Bicycles
Fitness Center/Gym: Corpus Christi Athletic Club
Golf Course: Lozano Golf Center
Personal Trainer: Ariana Munoz- Freedom Fitness
Sporting Goods Store: Academy Sports + Outdoors
Yoga Studio: Water Dog Yoga, SUP & Barre
Auto Body/Collision: Caliber Collision
Auto Dealer Service Department: Autonation Toyota
Auto Glass Repair: Safelite AutoGlass
Auto Repair- Independent: TC Auto Service
Boat/ Marine Dealer: West Marine
Car Salesman: Lithia Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram of Corpus Christi
Motorcycle Dealer: Corpus Christi Harley-Davidson
New Car Dealer: AutoNation Toyota Corpus Christi
Oil Change: TC Auto Service
Tire Center: Discount Tire
Used Car Dealer: AutoNation Ford Corpus Christi


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