2023 Businesses & Services WinnersJul 20, 2023 10:49PM ● By Chris Jones
Think of this Family Favorites section as the speed dial within the section. You’ll find every service provider for various walks of life from restaurants and coffee shops to auto dealerships and car repair, home improvement and real estate, and care for the soul and the pets. Below are your 2023 Businesses and Service Family Favorites winners.
WINNER: Basilico NY DeliBasilico New York Deli - The friendly and knowledgeable staff at Basilico’s Italian Market and New York Style Deli, looks forward to meeting you and serving all your needs from fine imported Italian products to Italian cooking ingredients.
- El Patron
- Juan Moore Taco FXBG
- Malawi’s Pizza Spotsylvania Towne Centre
- Sedona Taphouse
WINNER: Hyperion EspressoA popular coffee stop and meeting place for locals and visitors since 1994.
- Agora Downtown Coffee Shop
- Warrior Coffee
- Italian Station
CENTRAL PARK SHOP
WINNER: Wild Birds UnlimitedWild Birds Unlimited is dedicated to reconnecting children with the outdoors as part of our mission to bring people and nature together. Come visit us today and we’ll show you how to set up and locate a Blue Bird Nesting Box!
- Lazy Daisy Gift Store
- Crumbl Cookies
- Little Fish Swimming
- Once Upon A Child
SPECIALTY FOOD SHOP
WINNER: Carl’s CustardHappy 26th Birthday! Frozen custard made fresh daily until it runs out! Open late:
- 11a.m.-11p.m. Sun thru Thurs
- 1a.m.-11:30p.m. Fri and Sat.
- Cool Cat Cupcakes
- FXBG Food Co-op
- Battlefi eld Country Store
- Freddy’s Donuts
WINNER: Paragon Theaters & Penny LanesParagon Theaters & Penny Lanes Village is Fredericksburg’s ‘ultimate entertainment destination’ featuring 12 luxury movie theaters, 14-high-tech bowling lanes, an arcade, The Agency Kitchen & Bar and VIP Chatterbox private lounge.
- Auntie Anne’s Pretzels
- Malawi’s Pizza Spotsylvania Towne Centre
HOUSE OF WORSHIP
WINNER: Saint Patrick Catholic ChurchThe Romanesque Saint Patrick Catholic Church, 9151 Elys Ford Road, was dedicated on June 13, 2021, by the Bishop of Arlington Catholic Diocese, Michael F. Burbidge.
- Saint Mary’s Catholic Church
- Lifepoint Church
- Saint William of York
- Stafford Crossing Community Church
WINNER: CarMaxNo-hassle buying and selling, plus a 30-day money-back guarantee (up to 1,500 miles). 10400 Southpoint Parkway; Fredericksburg, Virginia 22407 carmax.com/stores/7291
- Sheehy Toyota
- Pohanka Honda
- Purvis Ford Inc.
- Safford Dodge Jeep
WINNER: Little Tire Co. Tire ProsAt Little Tire Co. Tire Pros, we take care of our customers with a simple, straightforward approach to tire and auto service. Stop by any of our three Fredericksburg locations for a hassle-free experience!
- Firestone Complete Auto Care
- Merryman’s Service Center
- Pohanka Honda of FXBG
DOGGIE DAYCARE AND BOARDING
WINNER: White Oak Animal HospitalWhite Oak Animal Hospital is a multi-service practice offering veterinary care, chiropractic medicine, pet grooming, pet boarding and dog training (including daily group play) to the community since 1996.
- England Run Veterinary Clinic
- The Ruff House
- Calypso Kennels
TIE-WINNER: Ferry Farm Animal ClinicFerry Farm Animal Clinic has been serving the Fredericksburg area for over 40 years. Dr. Horricks and her staff are very dedicated to their patient care and frequently do emergency surgery and procedures outside of normal office hours.
TIE-WINNER: White Oak Animal HospitalWhite Oak Animal Hospital is a multi-service practice offering veterinary care, chiropractic medicine, pet grooming, pet boarding and dog training (including daily group play) to the community since 1996.
- Tidewater Trail Animal Hospital
- England Run Vet Clinic
- Confederate Ridge Animal Hospital
WINNER: Dr. Jonathan Mozena Allergy Partners of FredericksburgThank you Fredericksburg for your support! The providers at Allergy Partners are honored that you entrust us with allergy and asthma care for you and your loved ones.
- Dr. Mark Wenger (retired)
- Dr. Andrew Kim
- Dr. Nicholas Klaiber
- Dr. Jonathan Posthumus, M.D.
WINNER: Dupeé PlumbingThank you for voting Dupeé Plumbing, Inc., a FredParent Family Favorite winner again! We will continue to treat every customer as we would our own family!
- Robinson Plumbing
- Shackleford’s Plumbing
- Total Comfort Heating & AC
- Jim Hunt Plumbing
WINNER: Nest RealtyNest is a real estate brokerage built around people and the passionate moves they make. That’s why we put our time, talent, and hearts into building relationships. Our goal is to make the process of buying and selling real estate happy, exhilarating, fun and worth sharing.
- Amy Cherry Taylor & Associates
- Clay Murray, Pathway Realty
- Betty Westerland
- Sarah Keddie
WINNER: Atlantic BuildersAtlantic Builders is an award-winning, privately owned regional builder that has delivered thousands of brand new homes in the Fredericksburg, Virginia area for over a quarter century and is now building in the Charlottesville region as well.
- Aaronal Homes
- Ryan Homes
- J. Hall Homes
TIE-WINNER: Fix-It-Up Home Repair & ImprovementsFix-it-Up Home Repairs and Improvements is a “Class A” that has over 20 years of Home Repair and Remodeling experience and believes in delivering high-quality, home improvement with a professional attitude.
TIE-WINNER: Window World of FredericksburgFor over 21 years, Window World of Fredericksburg has been providing superior products, professionally installed, all at a guaranteed low price. Your local experts for windows, siding, doors, and roofing!
- S&K Remodeling
- Fletcher Construction
- Kitchen Tune-Up
HEATING AND A/C
WINNER: HVAC Specialists of VirginiaWe’re thrilled that Fredericksburg Parent readers voted us Best Heating and Air company! Our friendly, hometown HVAC services are backed by NATE Certi fi ed Master Tradesmen who are committed to promptly and affordably restoring your home’s comfort. Free estimates and promotional financing options. Call us at 833-371-HVAC or visit hvacspecialistsofva.com.
- Robert B. Payne
- Childress Heating & Cooling
- ALCO HVAC Plumbing & Gas
- Spotsylvania Courthouse Heating & AC
DOWNTOWN FREDERICKSBURG SHOP
WINNER: Awesome PossumzThank you to all of our Awesome Possumz fans for your support, encouragement and friendship!
- Benny Vitali’s
- Castiglia’s Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria
WINNER: Fredericksburg SPCACelebrating 80 years in the community, the Fredericksburg SPCA is continuously growing towards becoming more than just a shelter for homeless dogs and cats and into an Animal Resource Center for people and their pets throughout Virginia.
- Fairy Godmother Project
- Micah Ministries
- Caroline Co. Habitat for Humanity
- Area Imagination Library
- Rappahannock Area YMCA
WINNER: Tulip Salon & SpaAs the top salon in Fredericksburg, Virginia, our Tulip Salon & Spa team is dedicated to delivering exceptional guest experiences.
- Carter’s Hair Design
- Cutting Edge Salon
- Salon 730
- Hair Mosaics
- Joshua Lawrence Salon
WINNER: Massage EnvyWith a little help from Massage Envy, we’ll keep your body running smoothly. So you can run that half marathon or that full day of meetings.
- Collage Spa
- Radiant Wellness Massage
- Medical Massage Clinic
- Sindy’s Nails and Spa 2
- Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa
WINNER: Provisions Thrift StoreWe utilize our ministry to glorify God in a setting that blesses others. Utilizing household donations from the community we provide a place for those in need. ProvisonsThrift .Org
- Weecycled Wardrobe
- Once Upon a Child
- Lazy Daisy Gift Store
- Goodwill Fredericksburg Superstore