Pleasanton Weekly readers have voted for the following businesses for at least five consecutive years as the best in their categories.
Best Acupuncture: Eastern Medical Center
Best American Food: Eddie Papa's American Hangout: Eddie Papa's American Hangout, with its signature menu selections indigenous to a city, state or region, Eddie Papa's is a family-friendly, fan-favorite American style bar and grill on Hopyard Road.
Best Auto Repair: Precision Auto Repair - Precision Auto Repair has been a Readers' Choice winner every year since we started the contest in 2006. The shop strives to build and earn the trust of their customers with on-time, reliable service while making sure their vehicles stay safe.
Best Bookstore: Towne Center Books
Best Breakfast: Jim's Country Style Diner
Best Burger: In-N-Out
Best Car Wash: Pleasanton Hand Car Wash: Pleasanton Hand Car Wash, on Pimlico Drive off Santa Rita Road, has won our readers' hearts over the years with its high-quality auto detailing and cleaning services.
Best Carpet Cleaning Service: Glover's Deep Steam
Best Chinese Food: Chinese Szechuan
Best Florist: Alexandria's Flowers
Best Golf Course: Callippe Preserve Golf Course
Best Gym/Fitness Center: ClubSport Pleasanton
Best Hardware Store: Workbench True Value
Best Ice Cream/Frozen Yogurt: Meadowlark Dairy
Best Mediterranean/Middle Eastern Restaurant: Oasis Grille
Best Mexican Restaurant: Casa Orozco
Best Nail Care: Bollinger Nail Salon
Best Pizza: Gay Nineties Pizza: Gay Nineties has been one of the most recognizable names on our Readers' Choice list with eight Best Pizza wins since 2007. It's also one of the most recognizable downtown restaurants, with its classic pizza parlor food and atmosphere.
Best Place for Dance Lessons: Jazz N Taps
Best Plumber: Valley Plumbing: Valley Plumbing is a local family-owned company, servicing the Tri-Valley area for more than 20 years. The company serves homeowners, property managers, insurance adjusters and commercial businesses with its motto, "integrity over profit."
Best Photographer: Bella Luna Studios
Best Realtor: Gina Piper, Better Homes and Gardens Tri-Valley Realty: Gina Piper's passion for helping her clients achieve their real estate goals goes back over 15 years, and she continues to guide them through buying their first homes, moving up in the market, downsizing or buying investment properties.
Best Seafood: Strizzi's
Best Sushi/Japanese Restaurant: Sozo Sushi