Results from the 2012 Prince Rupert Northern View Reader’s Choice Awards

Here are the results from the 2012 Prince Rupert Northern View Reader's Choice Awards.

Here are the results from the 2012 Prince Rupert Northern View Reader’s Choice Awards:


Category 1: Food

Best Appetizers

The Crest Hotel


Best Bar Service

The Crest Hotel


Best Breakfast



Best Burger

La Gondola


Best Caesar Salad

The Crest Hotel


Best Café

Cow Bay Café


Best Chef

Adrienne Johnston


Best Chicken

Maverick Foods


Best Cup of coffee

Tim Hortons


Best Delivery/take-out



Best Dessert

Cow Bay Café


Best Ethnic Food



Best Family Dinner

La Gondola


Best Fast Food



Best Fries



Best Ice Cream

Henry’s BY


Best Late Night Spot (TIE)

Chances and Rodhos


Best Lunch Spot

Prime Time Cafe


Best Milkshake

La Gondola


Best Pasta



Best Pizza



Best Place to go for a Healthy Meal

Cow Bay Café


Best Place to Eat for Under $10



Best Pub

Ocean View Pub


Best  Romantic Dinner Spot

The Crest Hotel


Best Sandwich/Sub



Best Seafood

Dolly’s Fish Market


Best Server

Leona at La Gondola


Best Service

Cow Bay Cafe


Best Steak

The Crest Hotel


Best Tea

Tim Hortons


Best Value for the money



Category 2: Services


Best Airline



Best  Auto Service

Kal Tire


Best Bakery

Baker Boy


Best Banking Service

TD Canada Trust


Best Chiropractor

Dr. Lutz


Best Contractor

The Electrician


Best Electrician

The Electrician


Best Plumber



Best Dentist

Dr. Frank Pyde


Best Doctor

Dr. Luke Tse


Best Video Rentals

Hollywood Video


Best Tour Company

Prince Rupert Adventure tours


Best Esthetician

Jaspal at Jaspal’s Spa


Best Charter Operator

Northern Bounty


Friendliest Staff

The Bargain Shop


Best Grocery store



Best Hair Stylist

Kathy Samaras – Kathy’s Hair Design


Best Lawyer

Sam McLean


Best Marine Supplier

Sea Sport


Best Massage Therapist

Sean Brown


Best Meat Department/Deli



Best Mechanic

Frank at Frank’s Auto


Best Natural Health Practitioner

Kent Orton


Best Personal Trainer

Linda Nguyen


Best Pet Care

Pacific Coast Vet Hospital


Best Pharmacy



Best Physiotherapist

Karen Skarpness


Best Produce



Best Realtor

Heather Bullock


Best Receptionist

Kim Lovesar at Dr. Adams office


Best Welding/Fabricator/Machining

Certified Welding


Category 3: Shopping


Best Art Gallery

Ice House


Best Bike Shop

Farwest Sports


Business You Want In Town

Canadian Tire


Best Children’s Clothing

The Bargain Shop


Best Fitness Facility

The Gym


Best Hardware Shop

Home Hardware


Best Jewelry Store

Cook’s Jewellers


Best Men’s Clothing

Mark’s Work Wearhouse


Best New Business



Best Place for a Bargain

The Bargain Shop


Best Place to Buy a Unique Gift



Best Sporting Goods



Best Tackle Shop

Trayling’s Tackle


Best Women’s Clothing



Best Furniture store

City Furniture


Best Shoe Store

Athlete’s World


Best Appliances

Mackenzie  Brandsource


Category 4: Sports


Best Local Best Sports Moment

All Native Tournament


Best Biking Trail

Butze Rapids


Best Male Athlete

Judd Rowse


Best Female Athlete

Amber Sheasgreen


Best Referee

John Olson


Best Sports Team

Rupert Rampage


Best Youth Athlete (Female)

Katrina Sameras


Best Youth Athlete (Male)

Cole Marogna


Best Youth Team

CHSS Rainmakers


Category 5: People/ Places


Best Local Artist

Joan Mostad


Best Local Actor

Andy Enns


Best Band

Triple Bypass


Best Arts Event



Best Community Event



Favorite News Story

Phase 2 planning


Most Romantic

Picnic Spot

Diana Lake


Best Musician

Mark Giordano


Best Place for a First Date

The Crest Hotel


Best Place to Kiss



Best Place for Live Music

Johnny B’s


Best Place to Party

Johhny B’s


Best Place to Watch Big Games (TIE)

The Crest Hotel and Chances


Best Teacher

Tamara Thompson


Best Volunteer

Margaret Niesh


Best Tourist


North Pacific Cannery