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Readers' Choice 2019 Winners

Posted: Oct. 9, 2018 12:01 am Updated: May. 12, 2020 5:01 pm

A Celebration of Excellence

See which local businesses were voted best of the best by the community in the 2019 Herald-Whig/WGEM Readers' Choice Awards.


First-place Winners

Agriculture: Farm & Home Supply

Antique Store: Little Bits & Pieces

Art Gallery: Quincy Art Center

Assisted Living/Retirement Facility: Good Smaritan Home

ATV Dealer: Smith Brothers Powersports

Auto Dealership (New): Shottenkirk Kia of Quincy

Auto Dealership (Used): Ron Snider Auto Sales

Auto Repair/ Body Shop: Hilbing

Auto/Boat/RV Detailing: Water Works

Bank: Mercantile

Bar/Tavern: Lucky Georges

BBQ: FatBack's Smokin' Racks BBQ

Breakfast: Thyme Square

Buffet: Best Buffet

Burger: Scoreboard

Business: Mercantile

Cancer Center: Blessing Cancer Center

Caterer: JJ's Catering

Chiropractor: Created for Motion Wellness Center

Cocktails: Taproom

Coffee Shop: Electric Fountain Brewing

Community Supporter: Mercantile

Customer Service: Mercantile

Day Trip: Saint Louis

Dental Office: Advanced Dental Care

Downtown District: The District

Eye Care: Specs

Family Fun Destination: Scotties Fun Spot

Financial Planner: Mercantile

Fine Dining: Tiramisu

Fitness Center: Kroc Center

Floor Cleaner: Oxi Fresh

Frozen Yogurt/Ice Cream: TCBY

Furniture: Harvey's Furniture

Grocery Store: Hy-Vee (Harrison St.)

Hair Salon: Changes

Health Care Facility: Blessing Hospital

Hearing Aid Center: 21st Century Hearing

Heating & Air: Bruening Heating & A/C

High School Rivalry: QHS and QND

Home Care: Blessing Home Care

Home Furnishing/Decorations: Hobby Lobby

Hotel: Stoney Creek Inn

Insurance Agency: Winters Insurance

Internet Provider: Adams Fiber

Jewelry Store: Sturhahn Jewelers

Kitchen and Bath: Kithen & Bath Gallery

Landscaping: Bergman Nurseries

Locally Owned: Wine on Broadway

Manufacturer: Knapheide

Massage: Summit Spa - Mallory McNett

Mexican Restaurant: El Rancherito

Mobile App: Mercantile

Mortgage Lender: Mercantile

Moving Company: Uhaul

Music Store: Second String Music

Oil Change: Quincy Lube and Oil

Online Banking: Mercantile

Patient Care: Blessing Hospital

Pediatrics: Quincy Medical Group

Pet Service: Four Paws

Pharmacy: Hy-Vee (Broadway)

Photographer: Laura Rheinecker Photography

Pizza: Tower of Pizza

Plumber: Brinkman

Realtor: Kristi Fenton - Davis & Associates

Realtor Agency: Davis & Associates

Restaurant: Kelly's

Retail Shop: Discount Golf World

Roofers: Full Service Roofing

Sewing/Quilting Shop: Sew What Shoppe

Siding Company: Quincy Siding & Window

Skilled Nursing Facility: Luther Manor Nursing Home

Sports Medicine: Blessing Physician Services

Steakhouse: Boodalu

Street Festival: Q-Fest

Surgeon: Dr. Emmanual Bessay - Blessing

Sweet Shop: Underbrinks

Tire Store: Summy Tires

Travel Agency: Discount Travel

Trucking Company: McNay

Veterinarian: Bill Womack - Agri-med Veterinary Clinic

Window Company: Doors N More

Window Coverings: Mr. K's Fabric Shop

Wings: Native Wings Bar & Grill

Womens Boutique: Yellow Kiss Boutique

Womens Health: Quincy Medical Group

Special Publication

Click here for a 40-page special publication with information about all first-place winners.