You voted. We tallied. See just who Mountain Brook’s favorites are.

FOOD & DRINK

Most Friendly Service

Root to Tail
2031 Cahaba Road
English Village
205-730-1699
roottotail.com

Finalists: Otey’s Tavern, Taco Mama, Gilchrist



Most Kid Friendly Dining

Davenport’s Pizza Palace
2837 Cahaba Road
Mountain Brook Village
205-879-8603
davenportspizza.com

Finalists: Taco Mama, Gilchrist

Best Casual Dining

Taco Mama
63 Church Street
Crestline Village
205-414-9314
tacomamaonline.com

Finalists: Otey’s Tavern, Billy’s Sports Grill

Best Date Night

Dyron’s Lowcountry
121 Oak Street
Crestline Village
205-834-8257
dyronslowcountry.com

Finalists: Avo & Dram, Ollie Irene

Best Ladies Lunch

Olexa’s
2838 Culver Road
Mountain Brook Village
205-871-2060
olexas.com

Finalists: Brick & Tin, Chez Lulu

Best Coffee

Church Street Coffee & Books
81 Church Street
Crestline Village
205-870-1117
churchstreetshop.com

Finalists: Crestline Bagel Company, Starbucks

Best Sweet Treats

Olexa’s
2838 Culver Road
Mountain Brook Village
205-871-2060
olexas.com

Finalists: Mountain Brook Creamery, Magic Muffins, Continental Bakery

Best Pizza

Davenport’s Pizza Palace
2837 Cahaba Road
Mountain Brook Village
205-879-8603
davenportspizza.com

Finalists: Mafiaoza’s Pizzeria & Neighborhood Pub, Basil

Best Drinks/Cocktails

Avo & Dram
2721 Cahaba Road
Mountain Brook Village
205-871-8212
avorestaurant.com

Finalists: Grand Bohemian Mountain Brook, Vino/Gallery Bar

Photo by Mary Fehr

Best Chef

Ben Vaughn/Root to Tail
2031 Cahaba Road
English Village
205-730-1699 

Finalists: Randall Baldwin/Dyron’s Lowcountry, Rodney Davis/Otey’s Tavern

COMMUNITY

Best Community Event

Exceptional Foundation Chili Cook-Off
Because you can eat chili for days while hanging out with awesome people and supporting an even better cause.

Finalists: Mystics of Mountain Brook Parade, Otey’s Fest, Taste of Mountain Brook

Best Village

Crestline Village
The clock tower marks the spot of not just some of our favorite shops and restaurants but also our city hub—with city hall, the library and more.

Finalists: Mountain Brook Village, English Village

Best Local Cause

Mitchell’s Place
Two decades ago Nancy and Allen Meisler were looking for resources for their son Mitchell after his autism diagnosis. Today the center they started is more than they ever dreamed of.
mitchells-place.com

Finalists: Magic Moments, Junior League of Birmingham, Sid Strong Foundation

Best Outdoor Spot

Jemison Park
Could there be better place to run, walk, fish or play creek-side under an Alabama canopy?

Finalists: Overton Park, Cahaba River Walk

Best Church Choir

Canterbury United Methodist Church
Each Sunday morning voices fill the Canterbury sanctuary in song.
350 Overbook Road
canterburyumc.org

Finalist: Saint Luke’s Episcopal Church

Best Local Personality

George Jones
Snoozy’s Kids Owner
A stop into this bright and friendly Crestline kids store isn’t complete without a chat with the vivacious George Jones.

Finalists: Mayor Stewart Welch, Michael Gee, Jack Royer, Sara Evans, Will Haver

HEALTH & BEAUTY

Best Dental/Orthodontics Practice

Hufham Orthodontics
120 Euclid Avenue
Crestline Village
205-871-8881
hufhamortho.com

 Finalists: Kevin J. Alexander, Crestline Village Dentistry

Best Pharmacy

Crestline Pharmacy
60 Church Street
Crestline Village
205-871-0317

Finalists: Harbin Discount Pharmacy, CVS, Ritch’s Pharmacy

Best Hair Salon

Tonya Jones SalonSpa
2410 Fairway Drive
English Village
205-870-4247 //
2800 Cahaba Village Plaza, Suite 280
Cahaba Village
205-870-4247
tonyajonessalon.com

Finalists: Oak Tree Hair Group, Angel Hair Family Hair Care

Best Nail Salon

Nail Tek Salon
600 Olde English Lane, Suite 120
English Village
205-879-3377
nailteksalon.com

Finalists: Canterbury Nails, Envy Nails

Best Spa

Grand Bohemian Mountain Brook
2655 Lane Park Road
Mountain Brook Village
205-414-0505
kesslercollection.com/bohemian-mountain-brook/

Finalists: Tonya Jones SalonSpa, Village Dermatology Aesthetic and Laser Center

Best Fitness Center

The Country Club of Birmingham
3325 Country Club Road
205-879-4611
ccbham.org

Finalists: Mountain Brook YMCA, MPower Pilates+Cyle, Levite Jewish Community Center

SHOPPING & SERVICES

Best New Business

Holland Williams Photography
Holland recently moved her business to Mountain Brook from Montgomery.
850-384-6709
hollandwilliamsphotography.com

Finalists: Root to Tail, Speed Spa, Trifusion, Tulipano, Ice House

Best Customer Service

Snoozy’s Kids
228 Country Club Park
Crestline Village
205-871-2662

Finalists: The Pants Store, Please Reply, Lamb’s Ears, Ltd.

Best Boutique/Clothing

The Pants Store
233 Country Club Park
Crestline Village
205-868-1616
pantsstore.com

Finalists: Stella Blu, Elle

Best Store for Gifts (Tie)

Lamb’s Ears, Ltd.
70 Church Street
Crestline Village
205-802-5700
lambsearsltd.com

A’mano
281 Rele Street
Mountain Brook Village
205-871-9093
amanogifts.com

Finalists: Please Reply, Smith’s Variety, Lucky Duck Gifts & More

Best Store for Home Furnishings/Décor/Kitchens

Table Matters
2402 Montevallo Road
Mountain Brook Village
205-879-0125
table-matters.com

Finalists: Lamb’s Ears, Little Hardware, The Cook Store

Best Store for Kids

Snoozy’s Kids
228 Country Club Park
Crestline Village
205-871-2662

Finalists: Smith’s Variety, Once Upon a Time

Best Florist/Garden Shop

Leaf & Petal
2817 Cahaba Road
Mountain Brook Village
205-871-3832
leafnpetal.com

Finalists: Oak Street Garden Shop, Mountain Brook Flower Shop

Best Animal Care/Clinic

Liberty Animal Hospital
3810 River Run Drive
205-970-0411
libertyah.com

Finalists: Montclair Animal Clinic, Pet Vet Express, Hollywood Feed

HOME, FINANCE, & AUTO

Best Real Estate Agent

Shelley Clark
Ray & Poynor Properties
205-222-2868
raypoynor.com/agent/shelley-clark/

Finalists: Stephanie Robinson/RealtySouth, Kathryn Dorlon/Ray & Poynor Properties, Betty Coe/RealtySouth

Best Insurance Agent

Doug Corey
Crutchfield & Graves Insurance Agency
205-988-5099
crutchfieldandgraves.com

 Finalist: Kelly Byrne/JH Berry Risk Services

Best Bank

Regions Bank
35 Church Street
Crestline Village //
2721 Culver Road
Mountain Brook Village
800-734-4667
regions.com

Finalists: BBVA Compass, Wells Fargo, Oakworth Capital Bank