Best of Renton 2024 winners

See the list of winners, as chosen by the community.

Best of Renton 2024 winners were announced May 15 during a reception hosted by the Renton Chamber of Commerce at the Renton Pavilion. Here are the finalists and winners for each category.



Antiques & Treasures

Cugini Florists & Fine Gifts - Winner

Antiques 4 U

Four Corners Merchants

St Charles Place

Vision House Thrift Store


Appliance/Hardware/Home Improvement

King and Bunnys Appliances - Winner

Ace Hardware

Hammers That Care


McLendon Hardware


Best Customer Service

The Rose Gift House & Coffee - Winner

CD Danza - Aveda Salon and Spa

Hammers That Care

Refuel Cafe

Sparkle Gifts & Whatnots



Buddy’s - Winner

Emerald Haze

The Evergreen Market


Elected Official

Mayor Armondo Pavone - Winner

Carmen Rivera

Ed Prince

James Alberson- Jr.

Ruth Perez


Family Activity

8 Bit Arcade - Winner

Gene Coulon Memorial Beach Park

Henry Moses Aquatic Center

Sure Lock Escapes



Flower / Plant Shop

Cugini Florists & Fine Gifts - Winner

Fred Meyer Florist Dept

Renton Flower Shop


Urban Sprouts


Gift Store / Boutique

Sparkle Gifts & Whatnots - Winner

Esme and Elodie

Four Corners Merchants

The Rose Gift House & Coffee

Vision House Thrift Store


Grocery/Convenience Store

Top of the Hill Quality Produce and Meats - Winner

Grocery Outlet

Rain City Market


Viet Wah


Hobby/Craft Store

Joann Fabric and Crafts - Winner

Crea Makerspace

The New Knittery

Tomato Tomato Creative Space

Wyldwood Creative


Martial Arts

Fairwood Martial Arts - Winner


Kim’s Tae Kwon Do - Success Martial Arts

Premier Martial Arts




Family First Community Center - Winner

Birthday Dreams


Sustainable Renton

Vision House


Pet Store

Mud Bay - Winner

Junkyard Bones

Pet Pros - Benson

Poodies Palace

Sierra Fish & Pets


Teacher / School

Renton Technical College - Winner

Euro Institute of Skincare

Impact | Black River Elementary

Pima Medical Institute

Renton Christian School



Cindy Smith, Vision House - Winner

Ashley Davis

Jennifer Thompson

Manami Imaoka

Nicole Mellinger




Baze Chiropractic - Winner

Hughes Chiropractic

Janelle Clayton, D.C., Health Works Chiropractic

Petett Chiropractic

Renton Chiropractic



New Life Church - Winner

Celebration Foursquare Church

St Matthew’s Lutheran Church

St. Anthony Catholic Church

St. Luke’s Episcopal Church


Dance/Drama Facility

Blue Dog Dance - Winner

Body Language Studio

Evergreen City Ballet

Renton Civic Theatre

Spotlight Dance



A Kid’s Place Dentistry - Winner

4th & Morris Dentistry

Kirk E. King- DDS

Michael J. Scoles DMD

Renton Dental Arts


Eye Care

Kosnoski Eye Care - Winner

Briarwood Vision Center

Cascade Vision Center

Oceanclear Eyecare

Paul & Allison Jensen, Renton Vision Source


Fitness Center

SpoonFed Training - Winner

Cedar River Yoga

Fortified Fitness

LA Fitness

Wellness Gaines Fitness


Health Care Facility

UW Valley Medical Center - Winner


Oodle Family Medicine

Pacific Medical Center

Swedish Primary Care


Massage / Spa

Euro Institute of Skincare - Winner

Blue Door Skin Studio

CD Danza, Aveda Salon and Spa

MC Studio Massage and Beauty

Spa at the Lake, Hyatt Regency


Senior Living Community

Merrill Gardens - Winner

Chateau Valley Center

GenCare Lifestyle

Village Concepts of Fairwood

Weatherly Inn



Attorney/Law Firm

Caffee Accident & Injury - Winner

Beth McDaniel

David P. Tracy

Kim Khahn-Van

Law Office of Igor A. Shapiro


Automotive Care

Iden’s Dealer Services - Winner

Advance Auto Tune

Mathewson’s Automotive

Mike’s Fairwood Auto

Renton Jeep Ram Dodge Chrysler


Bank/Credit Union

BECU - Winner

Banner Bank

First Financial NW

Umpqua Bank

US Bank


Barber Shop

Details Barbershop - Winner

1630 Hair Artisans

CD Danza - Aveda Salon & Spa

Linda’s Barber Shop

Mr. Naturalz


Beauty/Aesthetic Services

Bad and Boujee Beauty Bar - Winner


Blue Door Skin Studio

CD Danza, Aveda Salon and Spa

Elle Beauty Co.



Rain City Catering - Winner

Cedar River BBQ

Renton Technical College

Sweet Jules Kitchen

The Red Tea Room


Financial Advisor

Aaron Easter, Edward Jones - Winner

Aaron Smith

Elevated Financial Management

Harry L Johnson

Nina Boss, Edward Jones


Hair Salon

Create Hair Salon - Winner

1630 Hair Artisans

CD Danza, Aveda Salon and Spa

Moda Organic Salon

Wendy’s Beauty Lounge


Insurance Agent

Jim Sullivan, State Farm - Winner

Dom Kunigk, DOK Insurance

Evan Silvers, State Farm

Mark Blauman, Farmers

Maureen Halloway, State Farm


Learning Center/Daycare

Cedar River Montessori - Winner

Children’s Village

Harmony Bilingual

Highlands Preschool

Sonshine Learning Center


Nail Salon

US Nails - Winner

8th Day Nails

CK Nails

Queen Nails

Stop 4 Nails


Pet Groomer

Poodie’s Palace - Winner

12th Paw Mobile Spa LLC Fuzzy Friends

Fuzzy Friends

Happy Paws Salon Canino



Real Estate Agent

The Rosie Rourke Team - Winner

Brenda Martin & Tina McKay, John L. Scott Inc.

Heather Maddox, Windermere

Ryan Runge, American Classic Homes

Tanya Barrans, Windermere Real Estate


Tattoo Parlor / Artist

Handsome Devil Ink - Winner

Black River Tattoo

Devil on 3rd

Idolize Tattoo

Sacred Soul


Veterinary Clinic

Renton Veterinary Hospital - Winner

Animal Health Care Center

Banfield Pet Hospital

Happy Tails Animal Hospital

Spring Glen Veterinary Hospital




Chuck’s Donuts - Winner

Cakes by Creme de la Creme

Common Ground Coffee & Cupcake


Westernco Donuts



Cedar River BBQ - Winner

C. Davis Texas BBQ

Clyde’s Southern Wood Fired Barbeque

Exit 5 Korean BBQ

Jimmy Mac’s



Jay Berry’s Cafe - Winner

Rain City Market

Refuel Cafe

Tommy’s Cafe

Whistle Stop Ale House



Bickerson’s Brewhouse - Winner

Dubtown Brewing

Four Generals Brewing

The Brewmaster’s Taproom

The Local 907


Chinese Cuisine

Golden Peacock - Winner

Dough Zone Dumpling House

Little Peking

Mai Place

Wild Garlic Chinese Restaurant


Coffee Shop

Boon Boona - Winner

Cedar River Espresso

Refuel Cafe

Sorrento’s Coffee

The Rose Gift House & Coffee


Family Restaurant

Whistle Stop Ale House - Winner

Golden Peacock

Jay Berry’s Cafe

Pho Asia Noodle House

Plum Delicious


Fine Dining

Melrose Grill - Winner

Anchovies & Salt

Marianna Ristorante

Sansonina Ristorante

Water’s Table-Hyatt Regency



The Brick Kitchen and Lounge - Winner

Burger Addict

Doofer’s Bar & Grill

Red Wagon Burger

The Local 907


Indian Cuisine

Naan -N- Curry - Winner

Pabla Indian Cuisine

Rice N Curry

Spice King

The Himalayan Cafe


Italian Cuisine

Vince’s Italian - Winner

Angelo’s Pizza & Pasta House

Marianna Ristorante

Romio’s Pizza and Pasta

Sansonina Ristorante


Japanese Cuisine

Wild Ginger Teriyaki - Winner

Momoya Sushi & Bento

Mori Sushi

New Zen Japanese Restaurant

Sushi Cafe



Whistle Stop Ale House - Winner

Cedar River BBQ

Pho Asia Noodle House

Rain City Market

The Local 907


Mexican Cuisine

Toreros - Winner

5 Hermanos

El Kiosko

La Fuente

Santa Fe Mexican Grill



Smoking Monkey - Winner

Angelo’s Pizza & Pasta House

Pizza Dudes

The Rock

Vince’s Italian



The Local 907 - Winner

Apogee Pub & Eatery

Berliner Pub

Doofer’s Bar & Grill

The Brick Kitchen + Lounge


Tea / Boba Shop

ShareTea - Winner


Over the Rainbow Tea Bar

Pho Asia Noodle House

TRÀ Viet Coffee & Tea


Thai Cuisine

Ocha Thai - Winner

Five Sisters Thai Cuisine

Royal Orchid

See Fah Thai

Sing Tong Thai


Vietnamese Cuisine

Papaya - Winner

Anchovies & Salt

Blossom Vegetarian

Pho Asia Noodle House

Renton Bistro



Vino at the Landing - Winner

All Things Wine

Cedar River Cellars

Drum Roll Wine

Puget Sound Cider Co