Best in the World 2022 Winner Presented by Tulsa World – Tulsa World | Ad On Picture

The Best in the World was created by Tulsa World to recognize the best of everything in Tulsa.

For years, the contest allowed Tulsan residents to nominate and then vote on more than 200 categories in 15 areas: Automotive, Beauty and Wellness, Community, Beverage, Education, Finance, Food and Dining, Fun and Recreation, Healthcare, Health Professionals, Home and Garden, People of the Year, Pets, Services and Shopping.

This year we had more than 92,000 votes for this competition. Here is the full list of winners of the 2022 Best in the World competition presented by Tulsa World.


Best Car Dealer: Don Carlton Honda

Best Auto Detailer: Red Beard’s Detail Shop

Best Auto Glass Repair: Safelite AutoGlass

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Best Car Paint: Gerber Collision & Glass

Best Auto Repair: Atlas Automotive

Best Car Wrap: Outlaw Kustomz

Best Car Wash: Tommy’s Express Car Wash

Best Collision Repair/Body Shop: Gerber Collision & Glass

Best Limousine Service: VIP Limousine

Best Motorcycle Dealer: Myers-Duren Harley-Davidson

Best Oil Change: Jiffy Lube Oil Change

Best RV Dealer: Dave’s Claremore RV

Best Tire Shop: Cecil & Sons Discount Tires

Best Wrecker Service: AAA

Beauty & Fitness

Best Hair Salon: All the good hair salons

Best Beauty Supply: Ulta Beauty

Best Cosmetic Surgery Center: Kimiko Medical Aesthetics

Best Day Spa: Emerge Medical & Well Spa

Best Gym/Fitness Center: Sports Performance Institute

Best Hair Salon: Ihloff Salon & Day Spa

Best Medical Spa: Soul Aesthetics

Best Nail Salon: Luxe Nail Bar

Best Place for a Massage: Emerge Medical & Well Spa

Best Place for Eyelash Extensions: Emerge Medical & Well Spa

Best Skincare Establishment: Soul Aesthetics

Best Tanning Salon: InnerGlow

Best Weight Loss Center: Emerge Integrative Medicine

Best Yoga Studio: Be Love Yoga Studio Tulsa


Best Arts Organization: AHHA

Best Customer Service: Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa

Best Hotel/Motel: Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa

Best Lake Resort: Shangri La Resort

Best Nonprofit Organization: George Kaiser Family Foundation

Best Place to Work: Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa


Best Bar/Lounge: Track 5. – Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

Best Local Brewery: Broken Arrow Brewing Company

Best Local Cafe: Cafe on Cherry Street

Best Margarita: 3 tequilas


Best Art School: DanceWorkz Tulsa

Best College/University: Oral Roberts University

Best Daycare: The Synagogue | Congregation B’nai Emunah

Best Learning Center/Tutor: Kumon Math and Reading Center of TULSA – SOUTH

Best Martial Arts School: Jenks Martial Arts Academy

Best Preschool/Early Learning Center: Happy Hands Education Center

Best Private School (K-12): Monte Cassino Catholic School

Best Trade School: Tulsa Technology Center


Best Accounting Firm: Tax Teks

Best Bank: First Oklahoma Bank

Best Credit Union: TTCU Federal Credit Union

Best Lending Company: Gateway First Bank

Best Tax Service: Desi Tax Service LLC

Best Wealth Management: Scissortail Wealth Management

Eat food

Bakery/Bakery: Merritt’s Bakery

Best Asian Food: JINYA Ramen Bar – Tulsa

Best Authentic Mexican Food: Los Cabos Mexican Grill and Cantina

Best Bakery: Merritt’s Bakery

Best Buffet: Texas de Brazil

Best Burger: Arnold’s Old Fashioned Hamburgers

Best Casino Restaurant: Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Tulsa

Best Catering Company: Andolinis

Best Chocolatier: Glacier Chocolate & Coffee

Best Donut Shop: Daylight Donuts

Best Family Restaurant: The Bros. Houligan

Best Fine Dining: McGill’s on 19

Best Food Truck: The Po’boy Roller LLC

Best Frozen Dessert: Braum’s Ice Cream & Dairy Store

Best Happy Hour: Hodges Bend

Best Hot Dog/Coney: Coney I-Lander

Best Indian Food: India Palace

Best Italian Food: Mondo’s Ristorante Italian

Best Alfresco Dining: East Village Bohemian Pizzeria

Best Pizza: Hideaway Pizza

Best Place for Breakfast: Neighborhood JAM

Best Place for Dinner: Nola’s…Creole & Cocktails

Best place for lunch: Queenies

Best Sandwich Shop/Deli: Trenchers Delicatessen

Best Seafood: White River Fish Market

Best Service/Waiter: McGill’s on the 19th

Best Shaved Ice: Josh’s Sno Shack

Best Sports Bar/Grill: Elgin Park

Best Steak: McGill’s on the 19th

Best Mexican Tex-Mex Food: Ted’s Café Escondido

Fun & Leisure

Best Casino: Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa

Best Craft/Hobby Store: Hobby Lobby

Best Escape Room: Eleventh Hour Enigma

Best Family Entertainment: Tulsa Drillers Baseball

Best Large Live Entertainment Venue: BOK Center

Best Local Entertainment: Cain’s Ballroom

Best Museum: Philbrook Museum of Art

Best Park: Meeting point

Best Performing Arts Center: Tulsa Performing Arts Center

The best place for a children’s birthday party: wheels and thrills

Best Private Golf Course: Southern Hills Country Club

Best Public Golf Course: Cherokee Hills Golf Club

Best Small Live Entertainment Venue: Hard Rock Live

health care

Best Assisted Living: Prairie House Assisted Living and Memorial Care

Best Behavioral and Mental Health Facility: Laureate Psychiatric Clinic and Hospital

Best Cardiology Clinic: Cardiac Hospital in Saint Francis

Best Chiropractic Clinic: Huskey Chiropractic Clinic

Best Dental Practice: Flawless Smile Dentistry

Best Dermatology Clinic: Tulsa Dermatology Clinic Inc

Best Listening Services: Clear sound

Best Hospital: Saint Francis Hospital

Best Men’s Health: Urological Specialists

Best Nursing Home: Saint Simeon’s Senior Community

Best Orthodontic Practice: Cooper & Misner Orthodontics

Best Orthopedic Practice: Tulsa Bone & Joint Associates

Best Pain Management Facility: Precision Pain Management

Best pediatric care: The Children’s Hospital in Saint Francis

Best Apothecary: Broken Arrow family drug

Best Physical Therapy Clinic: Saint Francis Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation-Tulsa

Best Retirement Community: Montereau

Best Emergency Care: Warren Clinic Urgency Care

Best Eye Care: Harrel Eyecare, part of MyEyeDr.

Best Women’s Health: Tulsa Women’s Health Care

medical professionals

Best Chiropractor: Dr. Chandler – Huskey Huskey Chiropractic

Best Dentist: Ali Torabi – Flawless Smile Dentistry

Best Dermatologist: Lisa Bull – Utica Park Clinic Dermatology

Best Esthetician: Chrystal Webb – Kimiko Medical Aesthetics

Best Nutritionist: Caroline Mathias – Fellowship with Caroline

Best Pediatrician: John Lukeman, DO – Warren Clinic Pediatrics

Home & Garden

Best Flats: THRIVE Jenks

Best Home Goods Store: Hahn Appliance Center Warehouse

Best Carpet/Flooring Company: Grigsby’s Carpet Tile & Hardwood

Best Contractor: Tulsa Home Repair

Best Door and Window Substitute: Windows by Jeff, Inc.

Best Electrician: Shanks Electric

Best Home Renovation: Landmark Construction & Management Services LLC

Best HVAC Company: Mark Hill Heating and Air

Best Landscaping/Lawn Care: Ryan Lawn & Tree

Best Pest Control Company: Mother Nature’s Pest & Lawn

The best place to buy home decor: Summer’s Market Floral & Home Decor

Best Plumbing Company: Air Assurance Heating, Air Conditioning & Plumbing

Best Real Estate Company: McGraw Realtors

Best Roofing Company: Duralast Roofing Specialists

Best Title Company: Elite Title Services

Best Window Installer Company: Windows by Jeff, Inc.

people of the year

Best Accountant: Cindy Snow – Tax Teks

Best Lawyer: Anthony Gorospe – Gorospe Law

Best Attorney: Becki Murphy – Murphy Francy PLLC

Best Barber: Rainer Ross – All Good Barbershop

Best Bartender: Kat Caputo – McGill’s on 19, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

Best Car Salesman: Sharlin Gray – Don Thornton Volkswagen from Tulsa

Best Chef: Daniel Wade – Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa

Best Contractor: Grant Hicks – Tulsa Home Repair

Best Financial Advisor: Jennifer Benink – Morgan Stanley

Best Firefighter: Richard Williams III – Tulsa Fire

Best Hairdresser: Taylor Bartmier – Berkshire on Main

Best Home Inspector: Jake Tucker – Tucker Home Inspections

Best Law Enforcement Officer: Justin Green – Assistant TCSO

Best Masseuse: Cari Adams – Ihloff Salon and Day Spa

Best Personal Trainer: Sean Barger – Sports Performance Institute

Best Photographer: Samantha Ross – From the Heart Fine Art and Photography

Best Real Estate Agent: Brooke Chandler – EXP Realty

Best Tattoo Artist: Caroline Devine – Cry Baby Ink

Best Vet: Taylor Barranco, DVM – Woodland West Animal Hospital


Best Veterinary Hospital: Woodland West Animal Hospital

Best Dog Boarding: Woodland West Pet Resort

Best Zookeeper: Brooke Arnett, Noah’s Bed and Biscuit

Best Place to Buy Pet Supplies: Southern Farming

Best Veterinary Hospital: Edgewood Veterinary Hospital


Best Auction House: Brandon Auction

Best Banquet Facility: Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Tulsa

Best Cleaning Services: Tulsa Dryer Vents LLC

Best Computer Repair Shop: Shepard Technologies

Best Dry Cleaning/Laundry Service: Yale Cleaners

Best job placement: key personnel

Best Florist: Toni’s Flowers & Gifts

Best Funeral Home: Floral Haven Funeral Home, Crematorium, and Cemetery

Best Funeral Home/Under Funeral Home: Floral Haven Funeral Home, Crematorium, and Cemetery

Best HR Outsourcing: Thrive PEO

Best Insurance Agency: Extra Mile Insurance Solutions

Best Law Firm: Johnson – Cephas Law PLLC

Best Screen Printing/Best Embroidery: Mythic Tulsa T-Shirts, Screen Printing, Embroidery & Design

Best Travel Agency: World Travel Service, LLC

Best Antique Store: JADE on MAIN

Best Bike Shop: T-Town Bicycles

Best Boots/Western Wear: Boot Barn

Best Boutique: Hippie Cowgirls Bou-Dega

Best Bridal/Formal Wear: Facchiano’s Bridal and Formal Wear

Best Cannabis Dispensary: ​​420 Utica & Utica Pothole

Best CBD Shop: Vogue Tulsa Smoke Shop

Best Consignment/Used Clothing Store: Daisy Exchange

Best Farm and Ranch Gear/Supplies: Atwoods Ranch & Home

Best Gun Shop: Dong’s Guns ammo and reload

Best Fresh Meat/Seafood: Reasor’s

Best Furniture Store: Mathis Brothers Furniture

Best Gift Shop: OkieSpice & Trade Co.

Best Grocery Store: Reasor’s

Best Organic Store: Sprouts Farmers Market

Best Jeweler: Moody’s Jewelry

Best Liquor Store: Owasso Liquor & Wine

Best Mattress Shop: Mathis Brothers Furniture

The best place to buy children’s clothing: Target

The best place to buy men’s clothing: Dillard’s

The best place to buy shoes: Dillard’s

The best place to buy sports gear: Academy Sports + Outdoors

The best place to buy women’s clothing: Dillard’s

Best Running Shop: Fleet Feet

Best Specialty Store: Spiritworks

Best Vape Shop: Vogue Tulsa Smoke Shop

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