You voted. We tallied. See just who Vestavia Hills’ favorites are.


Most Friendly Service

Mudtown Eat & Drink
3144 Green Valley Road
Cahaba Heights

Finalists: The Ridge, Fresco

Most Kid Friendly Dining

Mudtown Eat & Drink
3144 Green Valley Road
Cahaba Heights

Finalists: The Ridge, Diplomat Delicatessen & Spirits

Best Casual Dining

Mudtown Eat & Drink
3144 Green Valley Road
Cahaba Heights

Finalists: The Ridge, Diplomat Delicatessen & Spirits

Best Date Night

Bistro V
521 Montgomery Highway

Finalists: Satterfield’s, FoodBar

Best Sweet Treats

Bruster’s Real Ice Cream
1008 Vestavia Parkway

Finalists: Doodles Sorbets & Ices, Ashley Mac’s, Café Iz

Best Drinks/Cocktails

Bistro V
521 Montgomery Highway

Finalists: The Ridge, FoodBar, Fresco

Best Chef

Cameron Hodge/Fresco Mexicana Moderna
3144 Heights Village
Cahaba Heights
(205) 970-2300

Finalists: George McMillan/FoodBar, JP Holland/Fig Tree Catering


Best Community Event

Relay for Life
If VHHS students’ efforts are any indicator, cancer wont’ be around much longer.

Finalists: Rocky Ridge First Fridays, Christmas Tree Lighting Festival, I Love America Day

Best Neighborhood

Cahaba Heights

Lots of locally owned shops and restaurants are just a short walk or drive away.

Finalists: Liberty Park, Countrywood, Tanglewood

Best Local Cause


National efforts for kids with sensory disorders got their start right here.

Finalists: Vestavia Hills City Schools Foundation, Vestavia Library PALS

Best Outdoor Spot

McCallum Park
Whether you come to picnic or to play, you’re sure to stay.

Finalists: Wald Park, Library in the Forest, Sicard Hollow Athletic Complex

Best Church Choir

Shades Mountain Baptist Church

Voices fill this Columbiana road sanctuary in worship each Sunday morning.

Finalists: Vestavia Hills United Methodist Church, Vestavia Hills Baptist Church 

Best Local Personality

Rick and Bubba

The laughter from these two personalities spreads all over the Southeast from their Highway 31 studio.

Finalist: Scott Register


Best Medical Practice

Vestavia Pediatrics
1936 Old Orchard Rd

Finalists: Dermatology & Skin Care Center of Birmingham, Petro Facial Plastic Surgery & MedSpa

Best Dental or Orthodontics Practice

Sarver Orthodontics
1705 Vestavia Parkway
(205) 979-7072

Finalists: PT Orthodontics, Norris Orthodontics

Best Salon or Spa

Tangles Hair Salon
3386 Morgan Drive
(205) 823-7376

Finalists: Vestavia Nails, Owens Hudson Salon

Best Fitness Center

Lifetime Fitness
3051 Healthy Way
(205) 547-3100

Finalists: The Bar Method Birmingham, True40 Birmingham


Best New Business

Liberty Pharmacy
3735 Corporate Woods Drive, Suite 101
Liberty Park
(205) 977-9290

Finalists: Swoon, Crestline Bagel

Best Customer Service

Cahaba Pharmacy
Cahaba Heights
3135 Cahaba Heights Road

Finalists: Liberty Pharmacy, Cummings Jewelry Design

Best Boutique/Clothing

Mia Moda Boutique
1425 Montogomery Highway, Suite 105

Finalists: Serendipity Boutique, Flip Flops and What Nots

Best Store for Gifts

Monograms Plus
1360 Montgomery Highway, Suite 122
(205) 822-3353

Finalists: Darnell’s Fun Stuff, The Blue Willow

Best Store for Home Furnishings

Chickadee Interiors
3138 Cahaba Heights Road

Finalists: Issis Furniture Gallery, Kathy Harris Interior Design

Best Jewelry

Cummings Jewelry Design
3166 Heights Village
Cahaba Heights
(205) 298–9144

Finalists: Steed’s Jewelers, Alan & Co. Jewelry & Express Repair

Best Store for Kids/Teens

The Lili Pad
3138 Heights Village
(205) 298-1811

Finalists: Gigi’s Teen, Learning Express Toys

Best Florist/Nursery

Andy’s Creekside Nursery
2489 Rocky Ridge Road

Finalists: Leaf N Petal, Collier’s Nursery, FlowerBuds

Best Animal Clinic

Vestavia Animal Clinic
1471 Montgomery Hwy.
(205) 823-7485

Finalists: Cahaba Mountain Brook Animal Clinic, Pet Vet Animal Hospital, Inc. 


Best Real Estate Agent

Manda Luccasen
903 Montgomery Highway
(205) 283-0380

Finalists: Dave Dutton/ERA Real Estate, Jana Hanna/RealtySouth, Kayla Meadow/ARC Realty

Best Insurance Agent

John Henley
State Farm
2118 Columbiana Road

Finalists: Jack Traffanstedt/State Farm, Jason Tropeano/Farmers Insurance

Best Bank

Regions Bank
520 Montgomery Highway//
529 Montgomery Highway

Finalists: BBVA Compass, First Commercial Bank

Best Auto Service

Express Oil Change
1479 Montgomery Hwy.
3940 Crosshaven Drive

Finalists: Anthony’s Car Wash & Detail, Vestavia Auto Service