Best Bar

EAST SIDE DENTON

117 E. Oak St.

940-218-1401

www.eastsidedenton.com

What steps do you take to ensure a quality product or service?

Keeping my employees happy and excited to show up to work and makes East Side a fun place to hang out and enjoy some drinks.

How does your experience serve your customers?

Being in the business for over 20 years, I have learned a lot about creating an atmosphere that anyone can feel like they belong and a place where employees are happy and feel more like family, and in turn, we treat the customers the same.

What differentiates your business in the marketplace?

Wide variety of craft beer and whiskey along with a huge patio and multiple food trucks. We create an experience and offer quality products at a fair price.

What makes your business unique in the marketplace?

The people that work here and the customers that frequent the establishment.

What is your business management philosophy?

Treat everyone with respect and keep my employees happy and creating that fun and exciting environment.

Runner-up: Harvest House

Honorable Mention: Paschall Bar

Best Bartending Staff

EAST SIDE DENTON

Runner-up: Oak St. Drafthouse and Cocktail Parlor

Honorable Mention: Denton County Brewing Company

Best Beer Selection

EAST SIDE DENTON

Runner-up: Oak St. Drafthouse and Cocktail Parlor

Honorable Mention: Harvest House

Best Drink Menu

PASCHALL BAR

122 N. Locust St.

www.andysdenton.com/paschall

www.facebook.com/PaschallBar

www.twitter.com/paschallbar

What does your business specialize in?

Paschall Bar is world-class cocktail lounge that serves traditional and original hand-crafted cocktails in a sophisticated classic environment.

What differentiates your business in the marketplace?

Our cocktails are made in-style with care and attention to the smallest details as well as with the artistic vision and honed skill of our wonderful staff.

What makes your business unique in the marketplace?

We are a speakeasy of sorts that hosts a Sunday jazz night every week! Plus, we celebrate the end of Prohibition every year with a big party and encourage everyone to join us in their finest Gatsby-style duds!

Runner-up: East Side Denton

Honorable Mention: 940’s Kitchen & Cocktails

Best Happy Hour

CHUY’S FINE TEX MEX

3300 Wind River Lane

940-228-0555

www.chuys.com/locations/dallas-fortworth/denton

What does your business specialize in?

Fine Tex-Mex food and excellent margaritas.

What steps do you take to ensure a quality product or service?

Everything is made from scratch daily.

How does your experience serve your customers?

I am in the business of building experiences. From the décor to the food and drinks, every visit is special.

What differentiates your business in the marketplace?

The attention to detail we take in making our fine Tex-Mex and handmade margaritas.

Runner-up: East Side Denton

Honorable Mention: Oak St. Drafthouse and Cocktail Parlor

Best Karaoke Night

CROSSROADS COCKTAILS & KARAOKE

1125 E. University Drive Suite 101

940-808-1177

What does your business specialize in?

Karaoke seven nights a week and an amazing drag show every other Sunday from 8 to 10 p.m., followed by karaoke.

What steps do you take to ensure a quality product or service?

We try to make everyone feel included, safe and part of our family.

Runner-up: Andy’s Bar

Honorable Mention: Denton County Brewing Company

Best Live Music Venue

DAN’S SILVERLEAF

Runner-up: Harvest House

Honorable Mention: LSA Burger Co.

Best Patio

EAST SIDE DENTON

Runner-up: LSA Burger Co.

Honorable Mention: Harvest House

Best Pool Tables

JR POCKETS

Runner-up: Dusty’s Bar & Grill

Honorable Mention: RT’s Neighborhood Bar

Best Sports Bar

EAST SIDE DENTON

Runner-up: Buffalo Wild Wings

Honorable Mention: RT’s Neighborhood Bar

Best Wine List

WINE SQUARED

110 W. Oak St. Suite A

940-384-9463

www.winetimeswine.com

What does your business specialize in?

Wine, beer and cheese.

What steps do you take to ensure a quality product or service?

I have weekly tastings to ensure new, delicious products at a high quality are affordable.

How does your experience serve your customers?

I’ve been in the service industry for almost 14 years and pride myself on the love of customer service.

What differentiates your business in the marketplace?

We offer a diverse selection and strive to give the best customer experience possible.

What makes your business unique in the marketplace?

We are a lovely wine bar on the downtown Square that has been around for 14 years.

What is your business management philosophy?

Treat others as you wish to be treated. Respect always!

Runner-up: Steve’s Wine Bar

Honorable Mention: Hannah’s Off The Square

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