Welcome to the 2017 Best of Rhode Island® Readers’ Poll

We surveyed our readers and asked them to name their favorites in a variety of categories. Here are the results. Thanks to the many Rhode Islanders who contributed their opinions.

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Region

@Hangrygirl_ri

Rhode Island

Award: Best Rhode Island Instagram

Region: Statewide

@RIProbz

Rhode Island

Award: Best Twitter Feed

Region: Statewide

Aidan’s Pub

5 John Street Bristol Rhode Island

Award: Best Girls’ Night Out

Region: East Bay

Aidan’s Pub

5 John Street Bristol Rhode Island

Award: Best Irish Bar

Region: Statewide

Aidan’s Pub

5 John Street Bristol Rhode Island

Award: Best Neighborhood Bar

Region: East Bay

Ali Lomazzo Beauty

1005 Main Street Cumberland Rhode Island

Award: Best Wedding Hair and Makeup

Region: Statewide

Annie’s Escapes

32 Longview Drive Cranston Rhode Island

Award: Best Honeymoon Planner

Region: Statewide

Antonio’s Bakery

2448 W Shore Roa Warwick Rhode Island

Award: Best Bakery

Region: West Bay

Apsara

716 Public Street Providence Rhode Island

Award: Best Asian Restaurant

Region: Providence

Asia Grille

622 George Washington Hwy. Lincoln Rhode Island

Award: Best Asian Restaurant

Region: Blackstone Valley

Bags by Iris

111 Main Street East Greenwich Rhode Island

Award: Best Locally Owned Women’s Boutique

Region: West Bay

Barrington Books

184 County Road Barrington Rhode Island

Award: Best Independent Bookstore

Region: East Bay

Barrington Books

Barrington Shopping Center, 184 County Road Barrington Rhode Island

Award: Best Locally Owned Kid’s Toy Store

Region: Statewide

Barrington Books

Garden City Center, 176 Hillside Road Cranston Rhode Island

Award: Best Locally Owned Kid’s Toy Store

Region: Statewide

Barrington Books Retold

Garden City Center, 176 Hillside Road Cranston Rhode Island

Award: Best Independent Bookstore

Region: West Bay

Beaches

Rhode Island

Award: Best Free Attraction

Region: South County

Belmont Market

600 Kingstown Road Wakefield Rhode Island

Award: Best Local Market

Region: South County

Benny and Jack

577 Kingstown Road Wakefield Rhode Island

Award: Best Pet Salon/Boutique

Region: South County

Billy Gilman

Rhode Island

Award: Best Rhode Island Reality Star

Region: Statewide