2019 Best of the Valley

Attention, ravenous Valley consumers: Your 20th Anniversary BOV feast is served!
From celebrity taste tests to expert food and shopping recs, we’ve used every piece of editorial technology at our disposal to bring you this unparalleled culture guide. Bonus: All-time readers’ picks champions!

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Nikki Buchanan, Jessica Dunham, Cody Fitzpatrick, Marilyn Hawkes, Jason Keil, Leah LeMoine, M.V. Moorhead, Craig Outhier, Christianna Silva, Amy Silverman & Savanah Yaghsezian

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Best Breakfast Specials - Original Breakfast House; Photo by Angelina Aragon

FOOD & DRINK

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CELEBRITY TASTE TESTS

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SHOPPING & SERVICES

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PEOPLE & MEDIA

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LIFESTYLE & ENTERTAINMENT

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