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READERS CHOICE AWARDS 2017

Advertising Supplement | Courier News | October 26, 2017


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Cheesecake Factory

Stoney Brook Grill COFFEE


Branchburg Cheechs Own
Coffee Company
Culinary Creations
Eating and
Somerville
Hillsborough

Drinking BURGER
Catered Affair
Dragonfly Music &
Coffee Caf
ASIAN CUSINE Hillsborough Township Somerville
Origin Thai
Somerville CUBAN FOOD
Burgerque Martinos Cuban
READERS CHOICE CONTEST 2017 Basking Ridge Restaurant
Welcome to the Courier News Best of Somerset County Readers Choice
China Wok 22 West Tap and Grill Somerville
Bridgewater
Awards. Readers took the time to share with us their top picks for the best Branchburg
things about the place we call home.
DELI
Best Taste Asian
The Best of Somerset County winners in each category were selected by the Hillsborough
BYOB Catered Affair
Burgerque Hillsborough Township
readers of the Courier News through ballots available online every day from
June 30 to August 11. Ballots were also printed in the Courier News on selected BAGELS Basking Ridge
dates in July and August. Ballots were then processed and tabulated over the Bagels 4 U
next several weeks.
Stecks North Deli
Hillsborough Bedminster
Best Eating and Drinking Savor Restaurant
All that activity can build a persons appetite and theres plenty of eating
Somerville Coffee Grinder Caf
Bridgewater
and drinking establishments to satisfy it. Offering a wide range of culinary Kettlemans Cafe Picasso
delights, area restaurants can satisfy the most demanding eaters. Somerset Somerville
DINER
Best Entertainment Coffee Grinder Caf Time To Eat Diner
CASUAL DINING
When locals are looking for a little fun, they dont have to go far. Somerset Bridgewater Somerville
County offers some of the Best entertainment in the state, and our readers Northside Lounge
have found the best spots around. BAKERY Manville

Best People and Services Manville Pastry Shop Manville Diner


Is your need financial or physical? Here are some choices when it comes to Burgerque Golden Corner Diner
banking, doctors, dentists, massages and manicures. Bound Brook
The Dessert Plate Basking Ridge
Best Shopping Somerville

Did you know...


You can practically find anything from the various businesses in Somerset
County. Fulfill all your shopping needs from this wide range of categories. BBQ
We hope you find your favorites, but remember its a matter of opinion. Check 28 BBQ
out the winners and find out why they won. Dig in, enjoy and see for yourself Bound Brook
all the wonderful offerings in the Courier News Best of Somerset County
Readers Choice Awards.
Catered Affair Our readers know what
This Special Advertising Section was
prepared by the Retail Advertising, Marketing
Hillsborough
they like and want to
and Advertising Services departments for
Somerset County businesses.
Burgerque
Basking Ridge tell the world!
Please note: where voting
Cover Design: Chris Carnese
resulted in a tie, multiple
BRUNCH Over 12,000 votes were cast for the
winner names are listed. 2017 Courier News Readers
Layout/Production: Kevin Thompson Burgerque
Choice Contest!
Basking Ridge
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Sunset Diner Maggianos
The staff at Somerset Green Brook
GREEK FOOD
Little Italy
Kyma Greek Cuisine
Family Physical Therapy FAMILY Somerville
Bridgewater

would like to thank our FRIENDLY


HAPPY HOUR
Dragonfly Music & Cafe Picasso
loyal clients for voting Coffee Caf Northside Lounge Somerville
us the Best of the Best Somerville Manville
Alfonsos
in Somerset County. It Somerville

Catered Affair 22 West Tap and Grill


is because of you, that Hillsborough Bound Brook
MEXICAN
FOOD
we continue to strive for Cheesecake Factory Green Knoll Grill Casa Luna
excellence. Thanks again FAST FOOD ICE CREAM/ Somerville

for making Somerset Wendys FROZEN YOGURT


Fruity Yogurt La Costenita
Family Physical Therapy FINE DINING Hillsborough Hillsborough
the CHOICE for your Verve Restaurant
Sol
Somerville
physical therapy, balance, Super Sundaes Branchburg
Hillsborough
and wellness needs. Savor Restaurant PIZZA
As You Like It Justins Pizza Shoppe
Call 732-356-5363 and schedule an appointment today. Somerville
Raritan
Visit our website somersetfamilypt.com. & Restaurant
Girasole
Like us on Facebook to follow the latest news. ITALIAN FOOD Raritan
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Branchbrook

Classic Group

Thank You for choosing us


as Readers Choice 2017
BEST OF THE BEST
Real Estate Agency!!!!!

Branchburg Downtown Somerville


3322 Rte 22 West, Suite 908 908-231-0700 78 West Main St. 908-698-4500
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Char BOWLING INDOOR Dukes Island Park
Raritan
Alfonsos ALLEY AMUSEMENT Bridgewater

Somerville Bowlmor Lanes Liberty Science


Wolfgangs Green Brook
Manville Pizza Steakhouse Center Dragonfly Music

Entertainment
SEAFOOD Somerville COMEDY CLUB Jersey City & Coffee Caf
Boulevard Seafood SUB/HOAGIE Stress Factory Somerville
New Brunswick
Company Catered Affair ART GALLERY Gymboree Play &
Somerville Hillsborough Gallery On Main COMMUNITY Music
Somerville THEATER Hillsborough
Savor Restaurant Hoagie Hut State Theatre Reading Cinema
Somerville
Bridgewater Complexity Dance New Brunswick Manville
SPORTS BAR Just Subs Center DANCE STUDIO
Green Knoll Grille WINGS
Hillsborough
Complexity Dance
PARK
Duke Island Park
People and
Services
Bridgewater
Catered Affair BAR/ Center
Bridgewater
Hillsborough NIGHTCLUB Hillsborough
22 West Tap and Grill Northside Lounge ACCOUNTANT/
Bound Brook
Burgerque Manville Premiere Dance Colonial Park ACCOUNTING FIRM
ClubHouse Basking Ridge Somerset
Hillsborough Stephen G. Brilliant
Somerville
22 West Tap and Grill The Verve Flair Dance Academy PLACE TO LISTEN M.S., CPA
Bound Brook
STEAKHOUSE Somerville Hillsborough Township TO LIVE MUSIC Hillsborough Township

Thank you for voting us the


Best Hair Salon and
One of the Best Spas!!

908.874.3747 RENAISSANCE
411 Highway 206 Hillsborough 08844
renaissancehairsalonnj@gmail.com
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ADULT LuLis Bridal Boutique CAR WASH ONeill Chiropractic


Hillsborough Township
COMMUNITY Restas Car Care Super Car Wash SAVE Animal Rescue COMPUTER
Avalon Somerset BUILDER Bridgewater Steps Together REPAIR
Assisted Living Amwell Auto Genova Built LLC Technical Adventures
Hillsborough
Raritan Valley Habitat
Somerset Bridgewater Scotch Plains
Car Wash on Easton for Humanity
AMBULANCE BANK/FINANCIAL Franklin
SQUAD Aurora Kitchens
CHILDCARE/
INSTITUTION Millennium Car Wash PRESCHOOL Daves
Somerville Somerset & Interiors Hillsborough Computers Inc.
Rescue Squad Somerville The Goddard School
Savings Bank Hillsborough
Hillsborough
BUTCHER CATERER
Catered Affair Village Computer
Hillsborough Hind & Fore, Inc. Center
Unity Bank Hillsborough Township Gymboree Play &
Rescue Squad Bridgewater
Bernardsville
TD Bank Music of Hillsborough
ASSISTED CAR SERVICE
BANQUET/ QCrew BBQ Catering Oak Crest Day Camp DENTIST
LIVING ICAR
RECEPTION FACILITIES Ringoes Culinary Dr. Robert Garofalo
Avalon Martinsville
Bridgewater Marriott Creations Stirling
Assisted Living CHIROPRACTOR
Hillsborough Hillsborough
A&S Limo Dr. Eugene ONeill
AUTO REPAIR/ Sorianos Bridgewater CHARITABLE Branchburg Dr. Olga Nardkarni
Bound Brook ORGANIZATION Bridgewater
SERVICES Rastas Car Care &
Honest 1 BRIDAL/ Rental CAPIC Cats Mountainview Dr David Weedon
Middlesex FORMAL WEAR Franklin Township Raritan Chiropractic Center Bridgewater

Best Bank
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2009 - 2017

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2016 - 2017

Were humbled to be named the best, and proud to serve you.

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Hillsborough & Interiors Martial Arts
DEPARTMENT Bongiovi Crisp Agency
Hilllsborough Funeral Home North Branch
JP Builders Westlings Martial
Fire Department Raritan Bodhi By Anthony JEWELER
Manville Arts Academy
Fucillo & Warren Monetti Home Depot Venus Jewelers Flemington
North Branch Manville
Somerville Somerset
Vol. Fire Co. HOSPITAL MORTGAGE
Hillsborough HRC Fitness COMPANY
RWJ Bentleys
FLORIST Funeral Home New Brunswick Somerset
HEATING/AIR Hillsborough
Flowers on the Ridge Savings Bank
Basking Ridge HAIR SALON CONDITIONING Henrys Fine Jewelry
St. Peters Hospital Basking Ridge
Renaissance Nardi Heating & Air Franklin Top Vine Mortgage
House of Blooms
Hair Salon Plainfield LANDSCAPING
Hunterdon Services, LLC
Hillsborough Stony Brook Helpers
Somerville
HOLISTIC CARE Medical Center Watchung
White House Station
Flemington 1st Constitution
Scotts Florist Tracing Your Path
Raritan Salon Dare HOTEL/MOTEL AEV Landscaping NAIL SALON
Hypnotherapy, LLC
Hillsborough Bridgewater Marriott
FUNERAL Somerville
Hillsborough Flemington Nails II
SERVICES Gaetanos Salon Wes Rowe Branchburg
INSURANCE
Bruce C. VanArsdale
Raritan HOME AGENCY Cedarwood
Funeral Home HEALTH/ IMPROVEMENT Landscaping
David Basile Allstate Kounson Nails
Somerville FITNESS CLUB CONTRACTOR Bound Brook MARTIAL ARTS Hillsborough

CONGRATULATIONS
AND THANK YOU...

...to the Directors, Teachers and


Faculty of The Goddard Schools
location in Hillsborough for
achieving the Best of the Best of
Somerset County!

HILLSBOROUGH 908-371-1499 ------------


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LEARNING FOR LIFE.
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The Goddard Schools are operated by independent franchisees under a license agreement with Goddard Systems, Inc. Programs and ages may vary. Goddard Systems, Inc. program is AdvancED accredited. Goddard Systems, Inc. 2017
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Stephen G. Brilliant
Certified Public Accountant

Thank you Somerset County for voting


Thanks for Voting Us the
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K9 Resorts Daycare PHYSICAL
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PHARMACY Physical Therapy
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Somerville Harlingen Veterinary ARTS AND Lowes
Clinic Hillsborough
SAVE Animal Rescue Renaissance Salon CRAFTS/HOBBY
Capic Cat Rescue Hillsborough Working Class Art STORE CARD & GIFT
Lashology Xtreme Teddy Bear Ink Michaels
SHOP
PODIATRIST
Lash Studio & Spa Trinity Church Goods
Dr. R. Francesco TRAVEL AGENCY Bridgewater
Raritan
Raritan SUMMER CAMP Mindy Sheldon BOOK STORE
Oak Crest Day Camp
POLICE
DEPARTMENT Somerset
at Tinks Magical
Vacations Shopping Barns & Noble Normans
Hallmark Shop
Hillsborough Police Hillsborough ANTIQUES Hillsborough Township
Department HRC Fun and Fit Gallery on Main Moonstone Mystery
Camp Somerville Book Store CIGAR/SMOKE
Cruise Planners -
Somerville JEI Learning Center SHOP
Hillsborough Stacey Minton APPLIANCE BUILDING
Bridgewater Police CENTER Urban Chaos
Department VETERINARIAN SUPPLY/HOME
TANNING Barrys Appliance Smoke Shop
IMPROVEMENT STORE
Somerville PD FACILITY Belle Mead Animal & TV Sales Somerville

My Spray Tan Artist Hospital Bridgewater Tiled Expressions Tile


PUBLIC Showroom
Bedminster
LIBRARY Somerville
Hillsborough
Bridgewater TATTOO Blaicher Veterinary Best Buy Smoke Shop
PARLOR Health Care PC Richard Ashes N Embers
Hillsborough Public Artisanal Tattoo Bedminster Raritan Home Depot Somerville

Kounson
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NAIL | SPA
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REAL ESTATE Hillsborough, NJ 08844
AGENCY (908) 431-1000
Remax Classic Group
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Coldwell Banker
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AGENT
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The Best Auto Service Center
2013 - 2017
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CLOTHING
STORE
Evolve
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Thank You for Hillsborough
Voting Us the New Start
Best BBQ in Consignments

Thank you Central Jersey! DEPARTMENT


STORE

for choosing Experience the


Kohls
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FURNATURE Bottle King Amwell Pet Supply


Hillsborough
STORE Hillsborough

Raymour Flannigan MALL/


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GARDEN MUSIC STORE
SPORTING For Voting Us
CENTER Big Bang
Best Jeweler
GOODS STORE
Belle Mead Co-Op Music Center
Somerville Modells in Somerset County!
HARDWARE STORE
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Somerville Guitar Center GROCERY STORE
Somerville Circle
ShopRite
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Somerville Wegmans

Costco TOY STORE

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One agency, Congratulations on being


two locations
tHe best! Thank you for SOMERSET COUNTY
READERS CHOICE CONTEST 2013

making us
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AGAIN! READERS CHOICE CONTEST 2013

888.752.4855 HILLSBOROUGH BRIDGEWATER


In 393 Amwell Rd, Hillsborough Township 565 Easton Turnpike, Bridgewater

Kendall Park & Bound Brook BEST


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