Best Pizza Mark's Pizzeria. Many area locations.
New Retail Store Little Bleu Cheese Shop. 684 South Ave., 730-8296, littlebleucheese.com.
Best Local Politician Louise Slaughter. @louiseslaughter (Runners up: Lisa Jacques | Tom Richards | Joe Robach)
Best Local Band Something Else (Runners up: Bogs Visionary Orchestra | Cherry Bomb | Sirens & Sailors) Best Solo Musician Mikaela Davis (Runners up: Johnny Bauer | Hieronymus Bogs | Ted Nicolosi)
Best New Bar TRATA. 145 Culver Rd., 270-5460, tratarochester.com.
Best Way to Fool Others Into Thinking You Cooked From Scratch Newbury Park Pastries' Chicken Pot Pie
Off-the-cuff, sometime off-color responses to our Best of Rochester 2013 Primary Ballot
Spelling bee "La Petite Pouting"; "La Petite Pouring"; "Pouting Truck"; "Me Petite Poutine"; "Poutite Poutine"; "Poutine: Have fun sorting through all of the spellings of that" (Best Food Truck)