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Best Of :: Readers' Choice

Readers' Choice: Best Sports Bar
Wowies Sports Grill

Steve Satter: “I’ve tried every sports bar from Miami to West Palm, and the best sports bar for me is Wowies Sports Grill in Boca Raton. Friday night, they take it to a new level; ladies drink free, they’ve got a kick-ass DJ, and a fun crowd. And if you’re hungry, the pizza is superb.”

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7036 W. Palmetto Park Rd., Boca Raton, 33433
Readers' Choice: Best Album Store
CD Heaven

Allan Rosen says: “CD Heaven’s owner is a walking encyclopedia of music knowledge. There is also an excellent selection of LPs, along with lots of concert DVDs. Unlike Best Buy or Wal-Mart, you can actually get some knowledgeable personal service in this place.”

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8128 N. University Dr., Tamarac, 33321
Readers' Choice: Best Band

Pam says: “There is no need for debate or for anyone to fight it out. BitchFire is the best local band. Original, kick-ass, hard rock! That’s it!”

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"Vampire" from BitchFire:

Readers' Choice: Best Bar in Broward
Kings Head Pub & Restaurant

Kevin says: “The staff is awesome, the owner is great, and the place has the feel of going over to someone’s house to enjoy a few brews with friends. If you’ve never been, you owe it to yourself to enjoy the fine people and beer at Kingshead Sunrise!”

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2692 N. University Dr., Plantation, 33322
Readers' Choice: Best Bar in Palm Beach
Sláinte Irish Pub

Andrea says: “Best Bar in Palm Beach would have to Sláinte. Friendly atmosphere, great bartenders, and great drink specials. Plus, the food is good too.”

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1500 Gateway Blvd., Boynton Beach, 33426
Readers' Choice: Best Boutique
Vintage Diversity

Theresa says: “Vintage Diversity is a little piece of nostalgic heaven on Prospect Avenue. It has the best selection of vintage clothing and memorabilia in South Florida.”

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236 W. Prospect Rd., Oakland Park, 33309

Readers' Choice: Best Sports Bar: Wowies Sports Grill


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