Think your business is the best? Add the button above to your website, email blasts, social networking profiles, blogs and wherever else you can think of! Make sure to link to this page and tell your fans what category to vote for you! Right-click on the image and save to get started.

Votes must be received by 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, September 14, 2014, when all saved ballots will be automatically submitted for tabulation on that date. One voting ballot accepted per person. Final poll results will be published September 25, 2014, in the BEST OF PHOENIX supplement. Entry winners will be picked at random and notified by October 10, 2014. Click HERE for official rules.

Every vote is automatically saved, but may be changed up until the close of the contest, at which time all saved votes are submitted for counting.


If you would like to suggest an award category (and a winner for it), simply log in -- as you must do to vote -- and click on the "Award We Forgot?" link which will appear in place of this text after you've logged in.

The 36th Annual BEST OF PHOENIX Readers Poll is your opportunity to tell New Times which people and businesses are legendary. Vote for your picks for the best in dining, shopping, nightlife, and more. We’ll tally the ballots and announce the winners in BEST OF PHOENIX on September 25. One (1) lucky participant in the poll will win the grand prize package of FREE burgers for a year from Smashburger. This includes one free Smashburger per week for one year (52 total orders). One (1) second-prize winner will receive a $25 gift card to Smashburger and a free shirt and three (3) third-prize winners will each get their own $10 gift card to Smashburger.



1) Vote here, at

2) Drop your ballot off at any of the 14 participating Smashburger locations.

3) Send your ballot to New Times Readers Poll, P.O. Box 2510, Phoenix, AZ 85002.


Voting closes Sunday, September 15, 2014, and all saved ballots will be automatically submitted for tabulation on that date.

Celebrate the release of this year's issue at the BEST OF PHOENIX A'FARE at Burton Barr Central Library on October 4, 2014! Tickets include food from over 30 restaurants, cocktails, wine, beer and entertainment.


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