Congratulations to this year’s 2019 Best of the Westside!

Over two hundred local movers and shakers attended The Argonaut’s Best of the Westside VIP party at the Annenberg PetSpace on Oct. 26, 2019.

Venice Paparazzi rolled out the red carpet and hosted a fun photo booth for the awardees, sponsors and community members. View red carpet/photo booth pics below!

Here is a message from The Argonaut’s editor Joe Piasecki

Thank you to everyone who attended this event, and congratulations to all of our winners! The Argonaut is thrilled to support the work of animal rescue organizations and the local businesses who help to shape our unique community identity. Best of the Westside is our way of celebrating you.

The Argonaut’s Editor Joe Piasecki (far left) and Senator Ben Allen (center)

About the Best of the Westside competition:

This super fun annual contest is a best of the best for businesses  located in the Westside of Los Angeles, Marina del Rey, Santa Monica, Culver City and El Segundo.  National chains are not eligible, and voting is done on line by the community for over 150 categories.

About The Argonaut:

The Argonaut, published in Southern California since 1971, is the best source of local information for the Westside of Los Angeles, including the communities of Marina del Rey, Playa del Rey, Playa Vista, Mar Vista, Del Rey, Westchester, Venice and Santa Monica.

The Argonaut Newsweekly serves the community with a circulation of 30,000, published every Thursday.

Times Media Group is the proud publisher of The Argonaut, Playa Vista Direct, Pasadena Weekly, Los Angeles Downtown News, San Diego CityBeat, Ventura County Reporter, Ventana Magazine and Arroyo Magazine.

Congratulations to this year’s Best of the Westside’s Awardees.

Playa Venice Sunrise Rotary wins best social club!

Tony P’s Dockside Grill wins:
1st place Best Bar, 1st place Best Sports Bar, 2nd place Best Restaurant, 2nd place Best Craft Beer selection,  3rd place Best Fish & Chips

Best dive bar goes to Venice’s Hinano’s

Best summer concert goes to Marina del Rey’s Summer Concerts

Best pre-school goes to Ecole Claire Fontaine.

Best record store goes to Timewarp Records

Best Pilates goes to Studio MDR

View the full list of  winners!


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