These Local Businesses Are Sizzling

Every year hosts the Sizzle Award, a reader’s choice poll that recognizes the best businesses in Williamson County. The awards are presented by FranklinIS, The Williamson Herald, Southern Exposure Magazine and JLB for website support and services.
This year marked the awards 11th anniversary.

Here’s a look at the winners of in a few of the categories. For a complete list, click here.

Regional/National Bank

1st: Regions
2nd: First Tennessee
3rd: Bank of America


1st: John Maher Builders
2nd: Legend Homes
3rd: DeAngelis Diamond

Wedding/Event Planner

1st: Southern Events Party Rental
2nd: Homestead Manor
3rd: Mint Springs Farm

Hair Salon

1st: Dion’s South
2nd: A Moment’s Peace Salon & Day Spa
3rd: Artistry Salon

Specialty Fitness

1st: Williamson County Parks & Rec
2nd: Pure Barre- Brentwood
3rd: Orangetheory Fitness – Franklin

Day Spa

1st: A Moment’s Peace Salon & Day Spa
2nd: Woodhouse Day Spa
3rd: Aveda Institute


1st: A Moment’s Peace
2nd: Woodhouse Day Spa
3rd: Mason Chiropractic Health & Wellness

Salon & Day Spa Manicure/Pedicure

1st: A Moment’s Peace Salon & Day Spa
2nd: Franklin Nails
3rd: Sahara Nails

Skin & Body Care

1st: A Moment’s Peace Salon & Day Spa
2nd: The Look Aesthetic Boutique
3rd: Latour Skincare Center


1st: Merridee’s Breadbasket
2nd: Five Daughter’s Bakery
3rd: Spring Hill Bakery


1st: Burger Up
2nd: Five Guys
3rd: Puckett’s Groc. & Restaurant


1st: First Watch
2nd: Puckett’s Groc. & Restaurant
3rd: Merridee’s Breadbasket

Meat & 3

1st: Bishop’s Meat & 3
2nd: Puckett’s Groc. & Restaurant
3rd: Cool Café


1st: Martin’s Bar-B-Que Joint
2nd: Jim ‘N Nick’s Bar-B-Que
3rd: Moe’s Original Bar B Que

Catering Restaurant

1st: Pueblo Real/Tito’s
2nd: Puckett’s Groc. & Restaurant
3rd: Bishop’s Meat & Three


1st: Mellow Mushroom
2nd: Mafiaoza’s
3rd: Nashville Pizza Co.


1st: Bonefish Grill
2nd: Puckett’s Boat House
3rd: Wild Ginger

Event Venue

TIED 1st: Franklin Theatre TIED 1st: Arrington Vineyards
2nd: The Factory at Franklin
3rd: Homestead Manor

Golf Course

1st: Vanderbilt Legend’s Club
2nd: Westhaven Golf Club
3rd: The Governor’s Club

Live Entertainment

1st: Franklin Theatre
2nd: Puckett’s Groc. & Restaurant
3rd: Kimbro’s Pickin’ Parlor

Local Theater Company

1st: Studio Tenn
2nd: Pull-Tight Players
3rd: Act Too Players

Local Pet Products

1st: Nashville Pet Products
2nd: Three Dog Bakery
3rd: Animalia Health & Wellness

Local Merchant – Thompson’s Station

1st: Homestead Manor
2nd: Huff’s Grocery & Deli
3rd: Circa Grill