6Th Annual Absolutely! The Best Readers’ Choice of Katy’s Favorites


This fall, we invited readers to our website to take an online survey to tell us
who their favorites are in Katy in nine different categories:

• FOOD • AUTO • HEALTHCARE • ENTERTAINMENT • PET SERVICES • SCHOOLS
• SHOPPING • PROFESSIONAL SERVICES • HOME IMPROVEMENTS

And boy, did they come through! With 1,000 votes, readers voiced their opinions on their favorites. Take a look and see who won this year’s absolutely! The Best Readers’ Choice of Katy’s Favorites!

Voting for the 2021 absolutely! The Best of Katy Readers’ Choice Awards was conducted online at absolutelyKaty.com from August 1 to September 30, 2021. The results were collected and tabulated using crowdsignal.com. In the event of a tie, all winners are listed..

Local foodies spoke up loud and clear voting for their favorite eateries – yum!


200-food

Favorite Grab & Go Meals

HEB
6 Locations in Katy

Favorite Delivery

Uber Eats
ubereats.com

Favorite Pub

No Label Brewing Company
5351 1st St, Katy, TX 77493

Favorite Brunch

TIE

Eggcellence Café
20950 Katy Fwy, Katy, TX 77442
AND
First Watch
23659 Katy Fwy, Katy, TX 77494

Favorite Wine Bar

The Cellar Door
829 Mason Rd #280, Katy, TX 77450

Favorite Happy Hour & Martini

The Local Bar
22756 Westheimer Pkwy #190
Katy, TX 77450

Favorite Margarita & Mexican Food

Lupe Tortilla
703 W Grand Pkwy S
Katy, TX 77494

Favorite Steakhouse

Anthonie’s Market Grill
9108 FM 1489\Simonton, TX 77476

Favorite Pizza

Grimaldi’s Pizzeria
2643 Commercial Center Blvd
Suite C390, Katy, TX 77494

Favorite Burger

Joy Love Burgers

1801 N Mason Rd, Katy, TX 77449

Favorite Italian Restaurant

Antonia’s Cucina Italiana
2001 Katy Mills Blvd
Katy, TX 77494

Favorite Frozen Treats

Creamistry
24515 Katy Freeway Ste 850
Katy, TX 77494

Favorite Bakery

TIE

Ooh La La Dessert Boutique
23920 Westheimer Pkwy
Katy, TX 77494

AND

Proud Pie
3522 Mason Road, Katy, TX 77450

Favorite Healthy Eatery

Local Table
22756 Westheimer Pkwy Ste 100
Katy, TX 77450

Favorite Food Truck

Big Burger World
6078 N Fry Rd Suite C, Katy, TX 77449

Favorite Caterer

TIE

Spring Creek BBQ
21000 Katy Fwy, Katy, TX 77449

AND

Midway Barbeque
6191 Hwy Blvd #302A
“Katy, TX 77494

Favorite Fast Food

Chick-Fil-A
6 Locations in Katy


’Tis the season to shop ’til you drop! Check out these favorite shopping spots.


Favorite Gift Shop

Beau Kisses
23501 Cinco Ranch Boulevard #A130,
Katy, TX 77494

Favorite Antiques Shop

KT Antiques
5614 2nd St, Katy, TX 77493

Favorite Bargain Shopping

Once Upon A Child
344 Mason Rd, Katy, TX 77450

Favorite Grocery Store

H-E-B Texas Grocery
6 Locations in Katy

Favorite Health Food Market

Sprouts Farmers Market
23105 Cinco Ranch Blvd
Katy, TX 77494

Favorite Jewelry Store

TIE

C J David & Co.
300 Mason Rd #103,
Katy, TX 77450

AND

Amber’s Designs Fine Jewelry
722 Pin Oak Rd, Katy,
TX 77494

Favorite Spirits Store

Dandy Liquor
25681 Nelson Way #140,
Katy, TX 77494

Favorite Shoe Store

Off Broadway Shoe Warehouse
5000 Katy Mills Cir #201
Katy, TX 77494

 


From theatres to outdoor recreation, readers got serious
about voting
for their favorite entertainment!


200-entertainment

Favorite Movie Theatre

Alamo Drafthouse Cinema
2707 Commercial Center Blvd
Suite K-100, Katy, TX 77494

Favorite Live Entertainment

Mo’s Place
21940 Kingsland Boulevard
Katy, TX 77450

Favorite Man Cave

Growler USA
1443 FM 1463 #100
Katy, TX 77494

Favorite Kids’ Entertainment,
Sports Recreation & Fitness Gym

Katy Gymnastics and Sports Performance
22570 Franz Road
Katy, TX 77449

Favorite Country Club

The Club at Falcon Point
24503 Falcon Point Dr
Katy, TX 77494

Favorite Event Facility

Safari Texas Ranch
11627 FM 1464
Richmond, TX 77407

 


With the holidays around the corner, have your four-legged friends taken care of at Katy’s finest!


200-pet

Favorite Pet Store

Pet Supermarket
1711 Spring Green Boulevard
Katy, TX 77494

Favorite Day Care/Boarding Services

Canine Country Club
1440 Katy Gap Rd
Katy, TX 77494

Favorite Grooming

Rover Oaks Pet Resort
24250 Kingsland Boulevard
Katy, TX 77494

Favorite Veterinarian

TIE

Fulshear Animal Clinic
29810 FM 1093 G
Fulshear, TX 77441

AND

Cinco Animal Hospital
24210 Westheimer Pkwy #300
Katy, TX 77494

 


From appliances and flooring to landscaping and design, check out readers
go-to services
for making their homes beautiful.


200-homeimprovement

Favorite Appliance Store

Home Depot
3 Locations in Katy

Favorite Gardening/
Landscaping Company

Enchanted Gardens
6420 FM 359 Road,
Richmond, TX 77406

Favorite Pool Services

Brite Water Services
1702 Heights Dr, Katy,
TX 77493

Favorite Heating/
Air Conditioning Services

Polar Express AC & Heating
2011 Holly Manor Ct,
Katy, TX 77493

Favorite Plumber

The Katy Plumbing Company
1704 Avenue D,
Katy, TX 77493

Favorite Home Improvement

TIE

Katy Kitchen & Bath

1002 Airline Dr,
Katy, TX 77493

AND

Advanced Handyman
& Remodeling Services
5518 5th St, Katy, TX 77493

Favorite Flooring Store

Katy Carpets, Etc.
2020 South Fry Road,
Katy, TX 77450

Favorite Interior Designer

The Design Source
3644 Hwy 6,
Sugar Land, TX 77478

Favorite Carpet Cleaning Service

Angelic Carpet Cleaning, Inc.
2020 South Fry Road, F,
Katy, TX 77450

 



When it comes to auto services, car enthusiasts aren’t shy about voting for their favorites.


Favorite Auto Dealer

BMW of West Houston
20822 Katy Fwy, Katy, TX 77449

Favorite Auto Repair
Smith’s Auto Repair
5114 E 5th St, Katy, TX 77493

Favorite Auto Services
Auto Check – Cinco Ranch
2205 Mason Rd, Katy, TX 77450

 


Our readers don’t trust their kids to just anyone. From preschool to college,
check out their
favorite child care and educational facilities.


Favorite Day Care

St. Peter’s Early Childhood Development Center
20775 Kingsland Blvd
Katy, TX 77450

Favorite College/Technical School

Houston Community College – Katy Campus
1550 Foxlake Dr
Houston, TX 77084

Favorite Private School

TIE

Faith West Academy
2225 Porter Rd
Katy, TX 77493

AND

Mirus Academy
5561 3rd St
Katy, TX 77493


Whether it’s building a home or ordering flowers, leave it to these favorite professionals!


Favorite Photographer

Country Park Portraits
24530 Kingsland Boulevard
Katy, TX 77494

Favorite Developer

Johnson Development Corporation
13131 Dairy Ashford, Suite 210
Sugar Land, TX 77478

Favorite Custom Home Builder

Daybreak Custom Homes
24614 Kingsland Blvd
Katy, TX 77494

Favorite Real Estate Agent

Chris Hiller
22762 Westheimer Parkway, #430
Katy, TX 77450

Favorite Real Estate Company

Chris Hiller Team – Keller Williams
22762 Westheimer Parkway, #430
Katy, TX 77450

Favorite Attorney/Law Firm

Nancy L. Rommelmann, PLLC
820 Gessner, Suite 1630
Houston, TX 77024

Favorite Bank/Credit Union

Brazos Valley Schools Credit Union
25525 Katy Mills Parkway
Katy, TX 77494

Favorite Insurance Agency

Matt Schomburg – State Farm
814 East Avenue
Katy, TX 77493

Favorite Financial Services

Ben R. Shull CPA LLC
410 W Grand Pkwy S #385,
Katy, TX 77494

Favorite Florist

KD’s Florist & Gifts
5315F Highway Blvd
Katy, TX 77494

Favorite Salon

Milano Nails & Spa
1443 FM 1463 #300
Katy, TX 77494


When it comes to healthcare, check out these Katy favorites from doctors to dentists.


Favorite Hospital

Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital
23900 Katy Fwy, Katy, TX 77494

Favorite Doctor

Dr. Ann Bertles
628 South Peek Rd., Katy, TX 77450

Favorite Dentist

TIE

Dr. Allen Walker – Old Town Katy Dental
1796 Avenue D # A, Katy, TX 77493

AND

McKaskle Family Dentistry
1437 FM 1463 #200, Katy, TX 77494

Favorite Orthodontist

TIE

Dr. Ralph Brock – Brock Orthodontics
1437 FM 1463 STE #100, Katy, TX 77494

AND

Forrest Orthodontics
23922 Cinco Village Center Blvd #250 Katy, TX 77494

Favorite Dermatologist & Plastic Surgeon

Houston Dermatology & Plastic Surgery
3030 South Mason Road, Katy, TX 77450

Favorite Wellness

Progressive Women’s Care
628 South Peek Rd., Katy, TX 77450

Favorite Eye Care

Eye Logic Eyecare
9722 Gaston Rd #170, Katy, TX 77494