Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Eastwood Neighbors Congratulates our Nashville Scene 2012 Best of Nashville Readers' Picks Award Winners

Congratulations are in order to the following businesses that were winners in the Nashville Scene's "2012 Best of Nashville" Readers' Picks Awards. All of these businesses are either located in Eastwood or across the street along our commercial corridors or are located nearby and owned by our neighbors in Eastwood.
Café Fundamental, 1115 Porter Road: Critic's Pick for Best Saturday Bruch Item: Duck Confit Hash
The Dog Spot, 1004 Gallatin Ave: #1 Best Pet Boarding/Day Care, #3 Best Local Pet Grooming
Eastland Café, 97 Chapel Ave: #1 Best Happy Hour
Eastside Cycles, 103 South 11th Street: #2 Best Bicycle Shop
The Hip Zipper, 1008 Forrest Ave: #1 Best Vintage Clothing Store
Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams, 1892 Eastland Ave: #1 Best Ice Cream/Gelato; Critic's pick for Best Frozen Treat: Frozen Yogurt Push Pops
Porter Flea: Critics Pick for Best Artisan Market (started by Eastwood Neighbor Brent Elrod, inaugural event took place at Porter East at 703 Porter Rd)
Rosepepper Cantina, 1907 Eastland Ave: #1 Best Mexican Restaurant, #1 Best Margarita
Silly Goose, 1888 Eastland Ave: #1 Best Restaurant Menu, #3 Best Vegetarian Restaurant
The Wild Cow Vegetarian Restaurant, 1896 Eastland Ave: #1 Best Vegetarian Restaurant

A few other categories:
Best Neighborhood: East Nashville (#1 winner)
Best Thing That's Changed In Nashville in the Last Year: East Nashville (#3 winner)
Best Metro Council Member: Peter Westerholm (#3 winner)

Thanks to all of these individuals and small businesses who work hard to make our neighborhood such a unique and vibrant place!