BEST RESTAURANT WITH CRAFTSMANSHIP IN MIND

Whiskey Park

When most people think of a “park,” they envision an open landscape, people and pets wandering around and the serenity of the open air. More...

BEST MOST FARTHEST FLUNG PLACE IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA FOR CUBAN FOOD

Havana Cafe of the Everglades

Don’t you just love surprises? You’ll get one at this little out-of-the-way surprise in out-of-the-way surprising Chokoloskee. More...

BEST DINNER OUT WITH A DASH OF CULTURE

Barbatella

Come to Barbatella for Dining with the Arts. Over the next few months, Chef Fabrizio Aielli offers a rotating weekly quartet of the arts starting with Opera Night, featuring talented tenors and sopranos. More...

BEST PLACE TO RELIVE THOSE HAPPY DAYS

Mel’s Diner

Diners are a treasured American tradition that have never gone out of style. Mel’s exemplifies this ideal, with home- cooked, stick-to-your-ribs specials, hometown servers and the flair of neon and bright metal trim. More...

BEST BREAKFAST AND LUNCH IN BONITA FOR 10 YEARS AND RUNNING

Old 41 Restaurant

When it comes to the secrets of Old 41’s success, the focus is on high-quality, homecooked American classics and excellent service. More...

BEST CALL FOR CATERING YOU CAN COUNT ON

Jason’s Deli

Jason’s Deli is known for delivery service you can count on. They offer same-day delivery with no 24-hour notice required. They like to think of themselves as lastminute order experts, and the proof is in the delicious banana pudding. More...

BEST HEALTHY CHOICE

Edible Arrangements

Flowers wither and die. Fruit and chocolate nourish and satisfy. More...

BEST PLACE TO GET LAID (BACK) AND LOCAL

Pelican Larry’s

Pelican Larry’s longstanding tradition of being the BEST still has locals flocking there year ’round. More...

BEST PLACE TO FEED YOUR GRILL

Johnsonville Sausage

What’s a better way to top off a gorgeous day in Southwest Florida than taking the cover off the grill, firing it up, and having friends and family over for a fantastic cook out? More...

BEST PLACE TO GO GOURMET

Wynn’s Market

Parents are often superheroes as they juggle jobs, soccer practice, piano lessons and doctor appointments and then finish the day preparing a healthful, satisfying family meal. Sometimes they just need a break. More...

BEST PLACE FOR YOUR TROPICAL FRUIT FIX

The Friendly Burds

Ever hunger for exotic fruits or amazing new vegetables? Like to try a taste before buying? Let David and Jenny Burd — the Friendly Burds — be your to guides to savoring the BEST organic tropical fruits. More...

BEST MOST UNIQUE RESTAURANT COOKERY

Kitchen 41

Sous vide cooking never tasted this good. Cooking food under vacuum, in its own juices, is a hands-on cookery technique that Italian Chef Domenico Bosco at Kitchen 41 has mastered. More...

BEST MEDITERRANEAN FOOD

Vergina

As the warm Naples air mixes with the scent of roasted garlic and other flavors of the Mediterranean, Vergina takes top honors as Fifth Avenue South’s home for authentic seafood and Mediterranean cuisine. More...

Home, sweet home

Whether you already live here or look forward to settling in Southwest Florida someday down the road, there are lots of people at the ready to make sure it’s always the BEST home, sweet home — from those who can help you find, finance, bu More...

BEST PLACE TO LOOK DOWN ON THE REST

The Enclave penthouse

Best-selling author Robin Cook’s 29th floor penthouse in The Enclave is the highest home in the area. More...

BEST HOME IN THE HEART Of DOWNTOWN

Naples Square

Located on the north side of Fifth Avenue South, at Naples Square, the BEST of everything is always at your doorstep. Walk to world-renowned dining and boutique shopping. More...

BEST HOME BUILDER FOR THE FLORIDA LIFESTYLE

Stock Development

When homebuyers see or hear the words “Stock” in a community, they know quality is a given. The long history of leadership by Chairman K.C. More...

BEST PLACE TO START FROM THE FLOORS ON UP

Hadinger Flooring of Naples

Hadinger is far more than just a flooring store, with more than 400 years of combined experience in flooring, area rug design and selection. More...

BEST NEW FURNITURE SHOWROOM

MH2G

MH2G is proud to be the premier destination for your modern furniture needs. More...

BEST PLACE FOR INTERIOR DESIGN MAGIC

Agostino’s Fine Furnishings

Whether you’re looking for a single accent lamp or working on an interior design project to furnish an entire home, let the magic begin at Agostino’s. More...

BEST NEW COMMUNITY WITH OLD FLORIDA LIFESTYLE

The Isles of Collier Preserve

Nestled along the scenic Cypress waterway, only five minutes from Downtown Naples, you’ll find a waterfront lifestyle that others can only dream of. More...

BEST DOWNTOWN WATERFRONT LIVING

Prima Luce

Just a leisurely 10-minute stroll to the restaurants, shops, galleries and street festivals of historic downtown Fort Myers, Prima Luce is the newest community from Robert MacFarlane, the developer who helped change the cityscape of the River Distric More...

BEST 55-PLUS LUXURY APARTMENT RENTALS IN NAPLES

Sandalwood

Is the never-ending struggle to maintain your home preventing you from living the life you deserve? More...

BEST COMPANY FOR LOCAL JOB GROWTH

MY Shower Door

In 2003, the Daubmann family opened their first shower door showroom in Naples. Since then they have expanded into six locations throughout Florida — and they just keep growing. More...

BEST WAY TO CLEAR CLUTTER

All About Closets

Designing a life with less stress starts with your closets and storage spaces. Get those right, and the rest of your life can stay neat, organized and efficient as well. More...

BEST COVERAGE FOR YOUR HOME, OFFICE AND MORE

Wayne Wiles Floor Coverings

A family-owned business with a stellar reputation for excellence, the pros at Wayne Wiles have covered Southwest Florida in the finest flooring for more than 30 years. More...

BEST PLACE WHERE THREE’S A CHARM

Club Sushi, Fujiyama and Harold’s Place

“Where should we eat?” It’s the quintessential dining question in Naples, but for people who love great food and atmosphere, the answer is always Club Sushi, Fujiyama or Harold’s Place. More...

BEST PLACE TO TANGO

El Gaucho Inca

Kick up your heels every Wednesday at the Naples location featuring live tango music from Adrian Batista. The sexiest dance makes Tango Wednesdays a hot destination in Southwest Florida. And then there’s the unforgettable menu. More...

BEST WATERFRONT DINING DUO

Mira Mare Ristorante, FISH

Hidden in the heart of Naples are two of the finest waterfront dining destinations in Southwest Florida. More...

BEST PLACE TO MAKE ANY OCCASION SPECIAL

Angelina’s Ristorante

Angelina’s remains a culinary favorite and a great place to impress friends and family any night of the week. More...

BEST PLACE TO GET MAMA’S HOMEMADE PASTA

Cosmo’s Italian Café and Pizzeria

When you have a craving for inspired, old-school Italian flavors, Cosmo’s Italian Café & Pizzeria in Naples serves up deep satisfaction. More...

BEST FLORIDA-STYLE DINING EXPERIENCE

Pinchers

With a simple concept, the original Pinchers Crab Shack started out to provide the freshest seafood in a fun, down-toearth, old Floridastyle atmosphere. More...

BEST LOCAL SEAFOOD MARKET AND KEY LIME PIE

Deep Lagoon

A fresh twist on Florida casual, nestled in the heart of Florida, lies a place just off the beaten path where the drinks are colder, the fish is fresher and the food is tastier. More...

BEST WATERFRONT DINING WITH THE FRESHEST LOBSTER AND CRAB

The Boathouse on Naples Bay

Here’s where you’ll find outstanding seafood in a uniquely adventurous atmosphere. Because it’s built over the water on Naples Bay, every seat in the Boathouse has a wide view of the glistening waters and beautiful boats passing by. More...

BEST SLOW-SMOKED BBQ

Texas Tony’s Rib and Brewhouse

Way before he and his family moved to Florida and started Pinchers Crab Shack, Tony Phelan grew up on Texas barbecue — and that means the slowsmoked kind. More...

BEST RESTAURANT ON THE WATER

T-Michaels Steak and Seafood

With its curved wall of windows overlooking Venetian Bay, every seat in the house is a great one at T-Michaels. The restaurant exudes a laid-back elegance where guests dine on USDA prime steaks, whole Maine lobster and fresh, local seafood specials. More...

BEST PLACE FOR A STEAKOUT

Shula’s Steak House

At Shula’s, it’s about more than great steaks in great surroundings for an important lunch or dinner. It’s about prime customer service and an award-winning wine list. More...

BEST WATERFRONT DINING EXPERIENCE

M Waterfront Grill

Southwest Florida locals and visitors alike know that one of the BEST ways to celebrate with friends and family is by dining in a relaxed and engaging atmosphere surrounded by views of beautiful Venetian Bay. More...

BEST YET-TO-BE-COMPLETED HOUSE

Dick Schulze’s future abode

Twenty-one bedrooms, nine laundry rooms and enough Gulf of Mexico beach front to rival Cancun’s hottest resorts, Dick Schulze (founder of BEST Buy and philanthropist extraordinaire) is putting the finishing touches on what will be Naples’ More...

BEST PLACE TO FINANCE YOUR PIECE OF PARADISE

American Eagle Mortgage

From its main office in Mercato and satellite office in the Plaza at the Galleria, American Eagle Mortgage offers all of the loan products you need to purchase your piece of paradise anywhere in Florida. More...

BEST PLACE FOR INTERIOR DESIGN INSPIRATION AND HOME FURNISHINGS

Robb and Stucky

Here’s to the beauty of interiors, especially if they’re furnished by Robb & Stucky, a leader in home furnishings and interior design since 1915. More...

BEST AT DELIVERING SUNSHINE

Sunshine ACE Hardware

When it comes to service, Sunshine Ace Hardware always brightens the day. More...

BEST ACCESS TO THE IDEAL NAPLES LIfESTYLE

Dante DiSabato – Encore Realty

The real estate market in Naples is crowded, so you need a broker who’s ahead of the curve. Someone who is dedicated, focused and has a work ethic that creates results. More...

BEST PLACE TO VACATION OUTDOORS

Inside Out Furniture Direct

When it comes to vacations, most people think of traveling somewhere far, seeing new things and sharing experiences with the ones around them. What if you didn’t have to travel to feel as though you were on vacation? More...

BEST WAY TO GET RID OF PESTS

Catseye Pest Control

If you have annoying pests of any kind, call Catseye Pets Control, a family-owned business serving residential and commercial customers for more than 25 years. More...

BEST DRESSED WINDOWS

Island Blinds – Drapery – Shutters

With their beautiful and comprehensive selection of window treatments and coverings, the experts at Island Blinds have been dressing Southwest Florida’s windows for over 20 years, one home at a time. More...

BEST NEW CONSTRUCTION WATERFRONT BAY VIEWS

Marybeth Brooks – Premier Sotheby’s International Realty

When it comes to finding the BEST waterfront homes in Naples, look no further than Marybeth Brooks. She currently has three stunning properties with jaw-dropping panoramic bay views. More...

BEST PLACE IN THE SUN

Seaglass at Bonita Bay

Every day at Seaglass begins with a sunrise illuminating the stunning views of the golf course, the bay and the shimmering Gulf waters beyond. As the sun reaches higher in the sky, your home will be filled with light and beauty. More...

BEST HUSBAND-AND-WIFE REAL ESTATE TEAM

The Samuel Team – John R. Wood Properties

Karyn and Rowan Samuel specialize in “west of 41” properties and in luxury golf and gated communities throughout Naples. They pride themselves on their outstanding customer service, market knowledge and professional backgrounds. More...

BEST PLACE TO LIVE YOUR DREAM

Harborside El Jobean Beach and Yacht Club

The newest luxury waterfront property of its kind on Charlotte Harbor in almost a decade promises stunning sunrises over the Myakka River and sweeping water views within a resort-inspired community that recalls old Florida’s quaint beach towns. More...