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2015 Locals Love Us favorites for the Highland Lakes area



Auto Body Shop — Paceline Collision

Dealership — Johnson-Sewell Ford Lincoln

Oil Changes — Wingman Oil Center

Tires — Jimbo’s Tire & Lube

Transmission Services — Allstar Transmission

Vehicle Washing-Detail — Wingman Car Wash

Wrecker-Tow Services — H&H Wrecker/Tommy Houy


Bank Teller — Deann Zentz at First State Bank of Marble Falls

Bartender — Patrick MacIntosh at R-Bar & Grill

Cashier — Jordy Naito at H-E-B

City Employee — James Schuetz

Law Enforcement — Dorian Turner of Marble Falls Police Department

Mail/Postal Service — Sal Castro at Marble Falls Post Office

Secretary — Julie Shaffer at Marble Falls High School

Server — Patrick MacIntosh at R-Bar & Grill

Shopkeeper — Donna Petty at Chique, Unique & Antique

School-Administration — Leslie Baty at Spicewood Elementary

School-Coach — Lerin Lockwood at Marble Falls High School

School-Teacher — Diane Woods at Marble Falls High School

Volunteer — Bessie Jackson at St. Frederick Baptist Church


BBQ Plate — Peete Mesquite

Beer on Tap — Double Horn Brewing Co.

Breakfast — Bluebonnet Cafe

Catfish — Ken’s Catfish

Chicken-Fried Steak — Blue Bonnet Cafe

Coffee — Starbuck’s

Desserts — Blue Bonnet Cafe

Doughnut — Donut Palace

Fajitas — R-Bar & Grill

Fried Chicken — Chicken Express

Frozen Treat — Dairy Queen

Hamburger — R-Bar & Grill

Iced Tea — Chicken Express

Mixed Drinks — R-Bar & Grill

Overall Bar Drinks — R-Bar & Grill

Pizza — Papa Murphy’s

Ribs — Holy Smokes! BBQ & Catering

Steak — R-Bar & Grill

Take-Out — Thai Niyom

Wine Selection — H-E-B


Audiologist — Angie Wooten at Lakeside Hearing

Clinic-Hospital — Scott & White

Chiropractor — Brian Elwartowski

Dentist — Dr. Stuart Nunnally at Nunnally, Freeman & Owens

Doctor — Dr. Juliette Madrigal-Dersch

Esthetician — Janet Rogers at Ultimate Facials

Hair Stylist — Tamara Delz-Tatsch

Health Club-Gym — Ladies First Circuit Fitness

Healthcare Professional — Brian Elwartowski

Laser-Medical Spa — Bella Medical Spa

Manicure-Pedicure — Kelly’s Nails

Massage Therapist — Donna Kopf of Marble Falls Massage

Ophthalmologist-Optometrist — Dr. Mohan Poole of Poole Eye Associates

Orthodontist — Dr. Karin Cain of Cain Orthodontics

Personal Trainer — Calvin Richard of Verus Strength & Fitness

Pharmacist — Melinda Savage at Atkins Pharmacy

Salon — Southern Sass Hair & Nail

Spa — Sana Vida


Carpet Cleaner — Serve Pro

Dock Construction — Gilde Welding & Docks

Equipment Rental — RSC

Flooring — Mike’s Floorcovering

Heating-Air Conditioning — Ken’s Heating & Air

Home Builder — 5M Construction

Interior Designer — One Swanky Shop

Landscaper — No Worries Lawn Care/Reed Norman

Mortgage Lender — HNB Mortgage

Painter — Atraer Sanchez

Pest Control — America’s Best Pest Control

Pool Installation-Repair — Marble Falls Spa & Pools

Plumber — Joby Huffman

Real Estate — Sherri Miller of RE/Max of Marble Falls

Roofer — Starr Roofing

Title Company — Service Title


Bed & Breakfast — Bella Vista Bed & Breakfast

Campsite — Krause Springs

Hotel-Motel — LaQuinta

RV Park — Sunset Point


Accountant — Raven Herron

Child Day Care — Babyland & Step-Up Daycare

Computer Repair — Onsite Computers

Copier Repair — Hill Country Office Machines

Dry Cleaning — Victory Dry Cleaning

Financial Planning-Investments — Mike Linam of Edward Jones

Funeral Home — Clements-Wilcox Funeral Home

Insurance — Mike Atkinson State Farm

Legal — Robert Klaeger

Nursing Home — Granite Mesa Health Center

Pet Groomer — Britten’s Pooch Parlor

Security — Eaton Security & Associates

Travel Agency — Susie’s Travel Time

Upholsterer — Ed’s Upholstery

Veterinarian — Highland Lakes Veterinary Clinic


Asian — China Kitchen

BBQ — Peete Mesquite

Bakery — Brothers Bakery

Bar & Grill — R-Bar & Grill

Cafe-Tea Room — Tea Thyme Cafe

Deli — Darci’s Deli

Fast Food — Storm’s

Fine Dining — Russo’s

Happy Hour — R-Bar & Grill

Italian — Francesco’s

Mexican — Super Taco

Seafood — Doc’s Fish Camp

Winery — Flat Creek Estate


Antiques — Chique, Unique & Antique

Appliances — C&D Home Products Studio

Building-Hardware — Ford & Crew

Clothing Shop — Smartie Pantz

Consignment Store — Vintage Vogue

Convenience Store — Stripes

Florist — Marble Falls Flower & Gift

Furniture Store — Highland Furniture

Gift Shop — Ford & Crew

Home Decor Store — Real Deals

Jewelry — Salem’s Jewelry

Liquor-Wine Store — Spec’s

Nursery-Garden Supplies — Backbone Valley Nursery


Art Gallery — Highland Arts Gallery

Band — John Arthur Martinez

Community Event — Fright Night Theatre

Favorite Club-Organization — Marble Falls High School Theatre

Golf Course — Hidden Falls Golf Course

Marina-Water Activity — Granite Beach Waterpark

Outdoor Activity — Go Paddle Down

Park — Johnson Park

Theater Production — “Paganini”/Marble Falls High School theater department



Auto Body Shop — Bulldog Bodywerks

Dealership — Cecil Atkission Motors

Oil Changes — Burnet Lube

Tires — Hill Country Tires

Transmission Services — Loftis

Vehicle Washing-Detail — Dawg Wash

Wrecker-Tow Services — Garry Adams/Garry’s Wrecker


Bank Teller — LuAnn Newton at First State Bank of Burnet

Bartender — Max Cardenas at The Maxican

Cashier — Tom Hanson at Cafe 2300

City Employee — Myron Hall at Burnet Police Department

Law Enforcement — Myron Hally at Burnet Police Department

Mail/Postal Service — Tom Yeckle at Burnet Post Office

Receptionist — Shannon Brodoski at First State Bank of Central Texas

Server — Brandi Bond at Cafe 2300

Shopkeeper — Vicki Davidson at Dragontails

School-Administration — Darlene Denton at BCISD Parent Resource Center

School-Coach — Jerod Rye at Burnet Middle School

School-Teacher — Rachel Denton at R.J. Richey Elementary (ACE afterschool program)

Volunteer — Doris Graeter


BBQ Plate — Payne’s Bar-B-Q Shak

Beer on Tap — The Maxican

Breakfast — Crazy Gal’s Cafe

Catfish — Cafe 2300

Chicken-Fried Steak — Crazy Gal’s Cafe

Coffee — 7-Eleven convenience store

Desserts — Cafe 2300

Doughnut — Gude’s Bakery & Deli

Fajitas — The Maxican

Fried Chicken — Chicken Express

Frozen Treat — Dairy Queen

Hamburger — Bill’s Burgers, Wings & Things

Iced Tea — Chicken Express

Mixed Drinks — The Maxican

Overall Bar Drinks — The Maxican

Pizza — Texas Pizza Co.

Ribs — Post Mountain BBQ

Steak — Texas Tea-Licious

Take-Out — Cafe 2300

Wine Selection — Cafe 2300


Audiologist — Greg Scott

Clinic-Hospital — Seton

Chiropractor — Devin Burnikel

Dentist — Dr John Litterer

Doctor — Dr Raymond Spaw

Esthetician — Andrea Baker

Hair Stylist — Cristi Simons

Health Club-Gym — Mad Dawg Fitness

Healthcare Professional — Dr. Kenneth Malamud

Laser-Medical Spa — Rouchelle Burdick at Beautiful Reflections

Manicure-Pedicure — Lin at Crystal Nails

Massage Therapist — Sue Allis at Beautiful Reflections

Ophthalmologist-Optometrist — Dr. Kenneth Malamud

Orthodontist — Dr. Karin Cain at Cain Orthodontics

Personal Trainer — Greg Lopez

Pharmacist — E.J. Stein

Salon — Trendz Salon

Spa — Beautiful Reflections


Dock Construction — Maynard Construction Services

Electrician — Electrical Solutions & Construction Inc.

Equipment Rental — Minute Man Rental

Heating-Air Conditioning — Burnet Heating & Air Conditioning

Home Builder — Langley Construction

Interior Designer — Stephanie Livingston

Landscaper — Barrios Landscaping

Mortgage Lender — First State Bank of Burnet

Pest Control — Circle S Pest Control

Plumber — Carl Rich at Lakeland Plumbing

Real Estate — RE/Max Burnet

Roofer — Starr Companies LLC

Title Company — Attorney’s Abstract Co.


Bed & Breakfast — The Verandas Guest House

Campsite — Inks Lake State Park

Hotel-Motel — Comfort Inn

RV Park — Big Chief RV & Cabin Resort


Accountant — Phyllis Burnett

Child Day Care — Bluebonnet Country Preschool

Computer Repair — Burnet PC

Copier Repair — Hill Country Office Solutions

Dry Cleaning — Burnet Cleaners

Financial Planning-Investments — Brandon Arrington

Funeral Home — Edgars & Jenkins Family Funeral Home

Insurance — State Farm/Gary Wideman

Legal — Cody Henson

Nursing Home — Oaks Nursing Home

Pet Groomer — A Tender Touch Burnet

Upholsterer — Cindy Lamb/All Mixed UP

Veterinarian — Dan McBride


Asian — Mei Yuan 1

BBQ — Post Mountain BBQ

Bakery — Gude’s Bakery & Deli

Bar & Grill — The Maxican

Cafe-Tea Room — Texas Tea-Licious

Deli — Cafe 2300

Fast Food — Bill’s Burgers, Wings & Things

Happy Hour — Texas Tea-Licious

Mexican — The Maxican

Seafood — The Maxican

Winery — Fall Creek Vineyards


Antiques — S&H Trading Post and More

Building-Hardware — Hoover’s Building Supply

Clothing Shop — Sassy Ann’s

Consignment Store — Dragon Tails

Convenience Store — The Corner Store

Florist — Lizzie’s Flowers

Gift Shop — The Grapevine

Home Decor Store — The Grapevine

Jewelry — Salem’s Jewelry

Liquor-Wine Store — Twin Liquors

Nursery-Garden Supplies — Holland Springs Nursery


Band — Southern Underground Band

Community Event — Bluebonnet Festival

Favorite Club-Organization — Christian Women’s Job Corps

Golf Course — Delaware Springs

Outdoor Activity — Longhorn Caverns

Park — Inks Lake State Park

Theater Production — Burnet High School Highlandettes Spring Show



Auto Body Shop — Dunn-Rite Specialties

Dealership — Ratliff Chevy-Buick

Oil Changes — Mustang Lube in Kingsland

Tires — Kingsland Tire & Oil

Transmission Services — McQuaide’s Transmission Service

Vehicle Washing-Detail — Gigi’s Car Wash

Wrecker-Tow Services — Pat/City Automotive


Bank Teller — Tina Peabody at American Bank of Texas

Bartender — Cody at Tamale King

Cashier — Kim Nave at The Dam Grill

City Employee — Amanda Carlisle

Law Enforcement — Les Daugherty at Llano County Sheriff’s Office

Mail/Postal Service — Jane Mitchell at Horseshoe Bay Post Office

Receptionist — Regina Beauchamp at Packsaddle Elementary

Server — Paul Martinez at Grand Central Cafe

Shopkeeper — Ron and Deb Grieser at Bob’s Exxon

School-Administration — Maela Edmonson at Packsaddle Elementary

School-Coach — Misti Atkinson at Packsaddle Elementary

School-Teacher — Lisa Hill at Packsaddle Elementary

Volunteer — Pam Peterson at Packsaddle Elementary


BBQ Plate — Spyke’s Bar-B-Que

Beer on Tap — Fuzzy’s

Breakfast — The Dam Grill

Catfish — The Dam Grill

Chicken-Fried Steak — The Dam Grill

Coffee — Kingsland Coffee Co.

Desserts — Sweet Things Bakery

Doughnut — M&M Donuts

Fajitas — Julie’s Cocina

Fried Chicken — Buddies -inKingsland

Frozen Treat — Dairy Queen

Hamburger — The Dam Grill

Iced Tea — The Dam Grill

Mixed Drinks — Club Car Bar

Overall Bar Drinks — Club Car Bar

Pizza — Mr. Gatti’s

Ribs — Grand Central Cafe

Steak — Lighthouse

Take-Out — Sonic

Wine Selection — Club Car Bar


Clinic-Hospital — Scott & White Clinic

Chiropractor — Dr. Shawn Scott

Dentist — Dr. Gregory Sopel

Doctor — Dr. Kim Russell

Esthetician — Chelsea Clendennen-Morrow

Hair Stylist — Vivian Duperier-Rickart at Protea Salon and Spa

Health Club-Gym — Kingsland Health & Fitness Center

Healthcare Professional — Autumn Sagebiel at Scott & White

Manicure-Pedicure — Elegant Nails

Massage Therapist — Amy Lescoe-Hall at Kingsland Massage-Depot

Ophthalmologist-Optometrist — Alan Smith

Personal Trainer — Charlotte Dilworth at Kingsland Health & Fitness Center

Pharmacist — Jason Pool at Bay Pharmacy

Salon — Protea Salon and Spa

Spa — Protea Salon and Spa


Carpet Cleaner — Floormasters

Dock Construction — Chapman Docks

Electrician — AJ’s Electric

Equipment Rental — L3 Concrete Designs Ltd. Co.

Flooring — L3 Concrete Designs Ltd. Co.

Heating-Air Conditioning — Womack Heating & Air

Home Builder — Larry Revin in Kingsland

Interior Designer — Bridget Slyker

Mortgage Lender — Llano National Bank

Painter — Hank’s Painting

Pest Control — America’s Best Pest Control

Plumber — Wilcoxen Plumbing

Real Estate — RE/Max Highland Lakes

Roofer — Paul Verette

Title Company — Highland Lakes Title-Kingsland


Campsite — Long’s Fishing Camp

Hotel-Motel — Antler’s Inn cabooses

RV Park — Willow Point Resort


Accountant — Trudy Kelley

Child Day Care — Kids Connection Learning Center

Computer Repair — Lively Computer

Copier Repair — Hill Country Office Solutions

Dry Cleaning — Canyon Cleaners

Funeral Home — Putnam Funeral Home

Insurance — Teresa Gray Insurance

Legal — Rob Wilson, attorney

Nursing Home — Kingsland Hills Care Center

Pet Groomer — Deb’s Doggy Bath House

Security — Satellite Station Fire & Security

Upholsterer — Doug’s Upholstery in Kingsland

Veterinarian — Horseshoe Bay Veterinary Clinic


Asian — China Wok

BBQ — Spyke’s Bar-B-Que

Bakery — Sweet Things

Bar & Grill — Grand Central Cafe

Cafe-Tea Room — Kingsland Coffee Co.

Deli — Subway

Fast Food — Sonic

Fine Dining — Grand Central Cafe

Happy Hour — Lighthouse

Italian — Forno’s

Mexican — Julie’s Cocina

Seafood — Grand Central Cafe


Antiques — Friends & Neighbors Resale

Building-Hardware — Ace Home Improvement

Clothing Shop — Lake Fun Designs

Consignment Store — Friends & Neighbors Resale

Convenience Store — Buddies

Florist — MAS Floral & Catering Co.

Furniture Store — Friends & Neighbors Resale

Gift Shop — Copper Kettle

Home Decor Store — Friends & Neighbors Resale

Jewelry — Lake Fun Designs

Liquor-Wine Store — The Bottle Shop


Art Gallery — Buchanan Arts Guild

Band — Genesis Lutheran Praise Band

Community Event — Llano Crawfish Open

Favorite Club-Organization — Hill Country Community Theatre

Golf Course — Blue Lake Golf Club

Marina-Water Activity — LBJ Marina

Outdoor Activity — Longhorn Caverns

Park — Lions Club Park

Theater Production — Hill Country Community Theatre

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