New Albany's Best Awards

Since 2017, we’ve highlighted New Albany’s best local businesses and organizations through our New Albany’s Best awards.

Congratulations to our 2021 winners!

Voting for New Albany’s Best 2021 has now closed. Results will be announced on August 1st.

Voting ends July 18, 2021 at 11:59pm EST. Users may only vote once. Must be a resident of Ohio to vote. No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited. Inclusion on this list does not imply an endorsement by New Albany Founders Day. Winners will be determined by final number of votes. Privacy policy…

  • Best Pizza – Eagles Pizza*
  • Best Breakfast – Fox in the Snow
  • Best Fast Food on the Go – Wendy’s*
  • Best Fast Sit Down Meal – BIBIBOP Asian Grill
  • Best Casual Dining – City BBQ
  • Best Pub – Rusty Bucket
  • Best International Restaurant – Blue Agave*
  • Best Fine Dining – The Barn
  • Best Place for Dessert – Whit’s
  • Best Grocery Store – Kroger*
  • Best Pharmacy – CVS*
  • Best Place to Burn Some Calories – OrangeTheory Fitness*
  • Best Yoga & Barre Studio – Pure Barre
  • Best Daycare – Goddard*
  • Best Dentist – Clark Family Dental*
  • Best New to New Albany – Chicken Salad Chick

*indicates 5 years in a row

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  • Best Pizza: Eagles
  • Best Subs: Jimmy John’s
  • Best Place for Breakfast: Fox in the Snow
  • Best Place for Fast Food on the Go: Sewnson’s and Wendy’s (tied)
  • Best Place for a Fast Sit Down Meal: Chipotle
  • Best Place for Casual Dining: City BBQ
  • Best Pub: Rusty Bucket
  • Best Place for International Food: Blue Agave
  • Best Place for Fine Dining: The Barn
  • Best Place for Dessert: Whit’s
  • Best Grocery Store: Kroger
  • Best Pharmacy: CVS
  • Best Place to Burn Some Calories: Orangetheory Fitness
  • Best Yoga and Barre Studio: Pure Barre
  • Best Daycare: Goddard
  • Best Dentist: Clark Family Dental

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  • Best Breakfast: First Watch
  • Best Casual Dining: Soulshine Kitchen & Tavern
  • Best Daycare: Goddard
  • Best Dentist: Clark Family Dental
  • Best Dessert: Johnson’s Ice Cream
  • Best Fast Casual: Chipotle
  • Best Fast Food: Wendy’s
  • Best Fine Dining: The Barn
  • Best Grocery Store: Kroger
  • Best Gym: Orangetheory Fitness
  • Best International Restaurant: Blue Agave
  • Best Pharmacy: CVS Pharmacy
  • Best Pizza: Eagles Pizza
  • Best Pub: Rusty Bucket
  • Best Sub: Jimmy John’s
  • Best New to New Albany: Fox in the Snow
  • Best New to New Albany: Soulshine Kitchen & Tavern
  • Best Breakfast: First Watch
  • Best Community Event: Founders Day
  • Best Daycare: Goddard
  • Best Dentist: Clark Family Dental
  • Best Family Entertainment: Rocky Fork Metro Park
  • Best Fast Casual: Chipotle
  • Best Fast Food: Wendy’s
  • Best Fine Dining: The Barn
  • Best Grocery Store: Kroger
  • Best Gym: Orangetheory Fitness
  • Best International Restaurant: Blue Agave
  • Best Ophthalmologist/Optometrists: Eye Columbus
  • Best Orthodontist: Dr. Hutta
  • Best Pharmacy: CVS Pharmacy
  • Best Pizza: Eagles Pizza
  • Best Pub: Rusty Bucket

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  • Best Breakfast: First Watch
  • Best Community Event: Founders Day
  • Best Daycare: Goddard
  • Best Dentist: Clark Family Dental
  • Best Family Entertainment: NA Aquatics Center
  • Best Fast Casual: Chipotle
  • Best Fast Food: Wendy’s
  • Best Fine Dining: Hudson 29
  • Best Grocery Store: Kroger
  • Best Gym: Orangetheory Fitness
  • Best Ophthalmologist: Sorensen & Sorensen
  • Best Orthodontist: Dr. Hutta
  • Best Pharmacy: CVS Pharmacy
  • Best Pizza: Eagles Pizza
  • Best Pub: Rusty Bucket

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