Best of Winners 2024

CONGRATULATIONS to all the winners of the Best of Madison-Rivergate awards, and thank you to all the people who voted!

Below is a full list of winners:

Best Place to Work: King’s Daughters Child Development Center
Best Customer Service – Restaurant: Madtown Coffee
Best Customer Service – Retail: Hobby Lobby
Best Customer Service – Professional Services: Jennifer Bourne State Farm
Best Community Involvement: Nashville Public Library, Madison Branch
Best Madison-Rivergate Neighbor: Jennifer Bourne
Best Storefront: Eastside Bowl
Best Hair Stylist: Destiney La’Chay Beauty
Best Coffee Shop: Madtown Coffee
Best Healthy Food: Garden Fresh Food Market
Best American Food: Chef’s Market
Best Hispanic Food: Las Palmas
Best Asian Food: China Cottage Restaurant
Best Southern Food: Chef’s Market
Best Fried Food: Slow Burn Hot Chicken
Best Steakhouse: LongHorn Steakhouse
Best Soup/Sandwiches: Panera Bread
Best BBQ: Whitt’s Barbecue
Best Pizza: Pinky Ring Pizza
Best Catering: Chef’s Market
Best Baked Goods/Desserts: SideKicks Cafe
Best Breakfast: Madison Family Restaurant
Best Lunch Spot: Chef’s Market
Best Bar: Dee’s Country Cocktail Lounge
Best Wine and Spirits: Madison Beverage Warehouse
Best Dining Experience: LongHorn Steakhouse
Best Place to Work Out: Planet Fitness
Best Place to Meet New People: Amqui Station Farmers Market
Best Madison-Rivergate Landmark: Amqui Station and Visitors Center
Best Local Photographer: Jonathan’s Photography
Best Family Activity: Eastside Bowl
Best Entertainment Venue: Eastside Bowl
Best Retirement Community: AVIIVA Maybelle Carter
Best Home Goods: Hobby Lobby
Best Grocery: Aldi
Best Women’s Apparel: Dillard’s of Rivergate
Best Men’s Apparel: Dillard’s of Rivergate
Best Kids’ Apparel: Old Navy
Best Shoe Store: DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse
Best Jewelry: Jared
Best Florist: Miller’s Florist
Best Auto Dealer: Nissan of Rivergate
Best Sporting Goods: Academy Sports and Outdoors
Best Place to Register for Wedding Gifts: Target
Best Store Mascot: Peanut from Jennifer Bourne State Farm
Best Chiropractor: Nashville Neck and Back
Best Pharmacy: Kroger
Best Pediatrician: Dr. Timothy Eidson
Best Dentist: Dr. Michael Fesmire
Best Veterinarian: Madison Veterinary Clinic
Best Place to Get a Massage: Essential Kneads
Best Lawyer: Aubrey Givens, Aubrey Givens and Associates
Best Printer: John the Printer
Best Bank: Pinnacle Financial Partners
Best Credit Union: Old Hickory Credit Union
Best Financial Advisor: Ralph Ruby – Edward Jones
Best Realtor (Commercial): Donna Shell
Best Realtor (Residential): Brian Copeland, Doorbell Real Estate
Best Insurance, Car: Jennifer Bourne State Farm
Best Insurance, Home: Jennifer Bourne State Farm
Best Private School: Goodpasture Christian School
Best Public School: LEAD Neely’s Bend
Best Day Care: King’s Daughters Child Development Center
Best Mechanic: Rivergate Muffler & Auto Repair
Best Plumber: Andy Ward, Republic Plumbing
Best Electrician: Wm Massey Electric, LLC
Best Moving Company: True Friends Moving Company
Best Pet Grooming: Gabby the Groomer
Best Cleaning Service: Servpro of East Nashville/Madison/Goodlettsville
Best Non-Profit: King’s Daughters Child Development Center
Best Civic Organization: Madison-Goodlettsville Rotary Club
Best New Business: John the Printer
Best New Business: Trufit Athletic Club

Best Place to Work: King’s Daughters Child Development Center
Best Customer Service – Restaurant: Chick-Fil-A
Best Customer Service – Retail: Garden Fresh Food Market
Best Customer Service – Professional Services: King’s Daughters
Child Development Center
Best Community Involvement: Jennifer Bourne State Farm
Best Madison-Rivergate Neighbor: Shameka Britton
Best Storefront: Eastside Bowl
Best Hair Stylist: Samantha Blackburn at Lux Salon Suites
Best Coffee Shop: Madtown Coffee
Best Healthy Food: Garden Fresh Food Market
Best American Food: LongHorn Steakhouse
Best Hispanic Food: Don Julio
Best Asian Food: China Cottage Restaurant
Best Southern Food: Chef’s Market
Best Fried Food: Slow Burn Hot Chicken
Best Steakhouse: LongHorn Steakhouse
Best Soup/Sandwiches: Panera Bread
Best BBQ: Whitt’s Barbecue
Best Pizza: Pinky Ring Pizza
Best Catering: Whitt’s Barbecue and SideKicks Café
Best Baked Goods/Desserts: McGaugh’s Do-nuts
Best Breakfast: Madtown Coffee
Best Lunch Spot: SideKicks Café
Best Bar: Dee’s Country Cocktail Bar
Best Wine and Spirits: Madison Beverage Warehouse
Best Dining Experience: LongHorn Steakhouse
Best Place to Work Out: Planet Fitness
Best Place to Meet New People: Eastside Bowl
Best Madison-Rivergate Landmark: Amqui Station and Visitors Center
Best Local Artist: Devon Gilfillian
Best Local Photographer: PorcheBPhotography
Best Family Activity: Eastside Bowl
Best Entertainment Venue: Eastside Bowl
Best Rental Venue: Amqui Station and Visitors Center
Best Retirement Community: Aviva Maybelle Carter
Best Home Goods: TJ Maxx
Best Grocery: Kroger
Best Women’s Apparel: TJ Maxx
Best Men’s Apparel: Dillard’s of Rivergate
Best Kids’ Apparel: Target
Best Shoe Store: DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse
Best Jewelry: Jared
Best Florist: Miller’s Florist
Best Auto Dealer: Nissan
Best Sporting Goods: Academy Sports and Outdoors
Best Place to Register for Wedding Gifts: Target
Best Store Mascot: Peanut from Jennifer Bourne State Farm
Best Chiropractor: Nashville Neck and Back
Best Pharmacy: Kroger
Best Dentist: Dr. Angel Hall
Best Veterinarian: Madison Veterinary Clinic
Best Place to Get a Massage: Mind Body Institute
Best Lawyer: Bill Beck, Beck & Beck Attorneys at Law
Best Bank: Regions Bank, Madison Village
Best Credit Union: Old Hickory Credit Union
Best Financial Advisor: Ralph Ruby – Edward Jones
Best Realtor (Commercial): Donna Shell
Best Realtor (Residential): Shameka Britton
Best Insurance, Car: Jennifer Bourne State Farm
Best Insurance, Home: Jennifer Bourne State Farm
Best Private School: Goodpasture Christian School
Best Day Care: King’s Daughters Child Development Center
Best Mechanic: Rivergate Muffler & Auto Repair
Best Plumber: Andy Ward, Republic Plumbing
Best Electrician: Wm Massey Electric, LLC
Best Moving Company: True Friends Moving Company
Best Pet Grooming: My Puppy Parlor
Best Cleaning Service: Servpro of East Nashville/Madison/
Goodlettsville
Best Non-Profit: King’s Daughters Child Development Center
Best Civic Organization: Madison-Goodlettsville Rotary Club
Best New Business: Pinky Ring Pizza

Best Place to Work: King’s Daughters Child Development Center
Best Customer Service – Restaurant: Chick-Fil-A
Best Customer Service – Retail: Garden Fresh Food Market
Best Customer Service – Professional Services: Nashville Neck & Back
Best Community Involvement: FiftyForward Madison Station
Best Madison-Rivergate Neighbor: Dr. Andy Roberts
Best Storefront: Eastside Bowl
Best Hair Stylist: Samantha Blackburn at Lux Salon Suites
Best Coffee Shop: Madtown Coffee
Best Healthy Food: Chef’s Market
Best American Food: Chef’s Market
Best Hispanic Food: Garden Fresh Food Market
Best Asian Food: China Cottage Restaurant
Best Southern Food: Bailey and Cato’s
Best Fried Food: Slow Burn Hot Chicken
Best Steakhouse: LongHorn Steakhouse
Best Soup/Sandwiches: Panera Bread
Best BBQ: Whitt’s Barbecue
Best Pizza: Rock’n Dough
Best Catering: Crave Catering
Best Baked Goods/Desserts: McGaugh’s Do-nuts
Best Breakfast: SideKicks Café
Best Lunch Spot: SideKicks Café
Best Bar: Dee’s Country Cocktail Bar
Best Wine and Spirits: Madison Beverage Warehouse
Best Dining Experience: LongHorn Steakhouse
Best Place to Work Out: FiftyForward Madison Station
Best Place to Meet New People: FiftyForward Madison Station
Best Madison-Rivergate Landmark: Amqui Station and Visitors Center
Best Local Artist: John Hamlin
Best Local Musician: Carlene Carter
Best Local Photographer: Stacey Huckeba
Best Family Activity: Eastside Bowl
Best Entertainment Venue: Eastside Bowl
Best Retirement Community: Sage Hill Maybelle Carter
Best Home Goods: Nest 615 Antiques & Vintage
Best Grocery: Garden Fresh Food Market
Best Convenience Store: Thornton’s
Best Gift Shop: Miller’s Florist
Best Women’s Apparel: TJ Maxx
Best Men’s Apparel: Dillard’s of Rivergate
Best Kids’ Apparel: TJ Maxx
Best Shoe Store: DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse
Best Eyewear: America’s Best
Best Jewelry: Berry’s Jewelry
Best Florist: Miller’s Florist
Best Auto Dealer: Serra Chevrolet Buick GMC
Best Sporting Goods: Academy Sports and Outdoors
Best Retail Concept: Nest 615 Antiques & Vintage
Best Place to Register for Wedding Gifts: Target
Best Store Mascot: Shop Cat from Nest 615
Best Martial Arts Instruction: Master Green’s Tang Soo Do
Best Chiropractor: Nashville Neck and Back
Best Pharmacy: Rams Pharmacy
Best Dentist: Dr. Mark Thomasson of Thomasson Dental
Best Veterinarian: Mobley Veterinary Clinic
Best Place to Get a Massage: Mind Body Institute
Best Lawyer: Bill Beck, Beck & Beck Attorneys at Law
Best Bank: Pinnacle Financial Partners
Best Credit Union: Old Hickory Credit Union
Best Financial Advisor: Ralph Ruby – Edward Jones
Best Realtor (Commercial): Donna Shell
Best Realtor (Residential): Ashley Morrison simplihom
Best Insurance, Car and Home: Paul Corley, State Farm
Best Private School: Goodpasture Christian School
Best Public School: Neely’s Bend LEAD
Best Day Care: Goodpasture Great Beginnings
Best Mechanic: Rivergate Muffler & Auto Repair
Best Plumber: Jack Ward & Sons Plumbing Co.
Best Electrician: Wm Massey Electric, LLC
Best Moving Company: True Friends Moving Company
Best Pet Grooming: My Puppy Parlor
Best Cleaning Service: Servpro of East Nashville/Madison/Goodlettsville
Best Non-Profit: FiftyForward Madison Station
Best Civic Organization: Madison-Goodlettsville Rotary Club
Best New Business: Eastside Bowl

Best Place to Work: King’s Daughters Child Development Center
Best Customer Service – Restaurant: Chick-Fil-A
Best Customer Service – Retail: Your CBD Store
Best Customer Service – Professional Services: Nashville Neck & Back
Best Community Involvement: FiftyForward Madison Station
Best Madison-Rivergate Neighbor: Dr. Andy Roberts
Best Storefront: Your CBD Store
Best Hair Stylist: Samantha Blackburn at Lux Salon Suites
Best Nail Salon: Nails First
Best Coffee Shop: SideKicks Café
Best Healthy Food: Chef’s Market
Best American Food: Longhorn Steakhouse
Best Italian Food: Olive Garden
Best Hispanic Food: Las Palmas
Best Asian Food: China Cottage Restaurant
Best Southern Food: Cal’s Country Kitchen
Best Fried Food: Cal’s Country Kitchen
Best Steakhouse: LongHorn Steakhouse
Best Soup/Sandwiches: Panera Bread
Best BBQ: Whitt’s Barbecue
Best Pizza: Long Hollow Pizza & Pub
Best Catering: The Go Go Gourmet
Best Baked Goods: McGaugh’s Do-nuts
Best Desserts: McGaugh’s Do-nuts
Best Breakfast: SideKicks Café
Best Lunch Spot: Chef’s Market
Best Food Truck: Bang Bang Hibachi Grill & Sushi
Best Bar: Yazoo Taproom
Best Wine and Spirits: Madison Beverage Warehouse
Best Dining Experience: Chef’s Market
Best Madison-Rivergate Landmark: Amqui Station and Visitors Center
Best Local Photographer: Candice Raines
Best Family Activity: Rivergate Skate Center
Best Weekend Activity: Amqui Station Farmers’ MarketBest Rental Venue: FiftyForward Madison Station
Best Entertainment Venue: Dee’s Country Cocktail Lounge
Best Retirement Community: FiftyForward Madison Station
Best Home Goods: Nest 615 Antiques & Vintage
Best Grocery: Garden Fresh Food Market
Best Convenience Store: Thornton’s
Best Gift Shop: Your CBD Store
Best Women’s Apparel: Dillard’s
Best Men’s Apparel: Dillard’s of Rivergate
Best Kids’ Apparel: The Children’s Place
Best Formalwear: Street Tuxedo
Best Shoe Store: DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse
Best Eyewear: Pearl Vision
Best Jewelry: Jared
Best Florist: Miller’s Florist
Best Pop-up Vendor: Kim Pharris – What You Bake of It
Best Auto Dealer: Toyota North
Best Sporting Goods: Academy Sports and Outdoors
Best Retail Concept: Nest 615 Antiques & Vintage
Best Place to Register for Wedding Gifts: Bed, Bath, & Beyond
Best Store Mascot: Shop Cat from Nest 615
Best Hearing Center: Ascent Audiology & Hearing Nashville
Best Chiropractor: Nashville Neck and Back
Best Pharmacy: Rams Pharmacy
Best Physician: Russell Clark, FNP-C of Clark Family Practice
Best Dentist: Dr. Raj Kshatri of Madison Family Dental
Best Veterinarian: Mobley Veterinary Clinic
Best Lawyer: Bill Beck, Beck & Beck Attorneys at Law
Best Bank: Pinnacle Financial Partners
Best Credit Union: Old Hickory Credit Union
Best Financial Advisor: Jonathan Wickersheim, Edward Jones
Best Realtor (Commercial): Beck and Beck Real Estate
Best Realtor (Residential): Ashley Morrison Simpli Hom
Best Insurance, Car and Home: Paul Corley, State Farm
Best Private School: Davidson Academy
Best Public School: Stratton Elementary
Best Day Care: King’s Daughters Child Development Center
Best Mechanic: Rivergate Muffler and Auto
Best Plumber: Jack Ward & Sons Plumbing Co.
Best Electrician: Wm Massey Electric, LLC
Best Moving Company: True Friends Moving Company Nashville
Best Pet Grooming: My Puppy Parlor
Best Cleaning Service: Servpro of East Nashville/Madison/Goodlettsville
Best Non-Profit: King’s Daughters Child Development Center
Best Civic Organization: Madison-Goodlettsville Rotary Club