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Our third annual edition promises more resorts, campgrounds and B&Bs than ever, plus more picks from the local design scene. Also look for best hot dog, best swimming pool and best brewpub in the metro and beyond. Want to whet your appetite for this exciting list? Vote in our reader polls to see how your picks compare.

See the 2014 Best of Minnesota

Best summer block party

Best North Shore resort

# of votes   % of votes
Surfside on Lake Superior 58 12% 12%  
Lutsen on Lake Superior 121 24% 24%  
Bluefin Bay on Lake Superior 200 40% 40%  
Grand Superior Lodge 107 22% 22%  
Temperance Landing 9 2% 2%  
Total Votes 68    

Best Juicy Lucy

# of votes   % of votes
Matt’s Bar 325 51% 51%  
Blue Door Pub 157 25% 25%  
Fika 7 1% 1%  
5-8 Club 145 23% 23%  
Total Votes 68    

Best shop for local design

# of votes   % of votes
Forage Modern Workshop 34 34% 34%  
Cliché 19 19% 19%  
June 5 5% 5%  
Artist Mercantile 7 7% 7%  
Gallery 360 19 19% 19%  
Grand Hand Gallery 17 17% 17%  
Total Votes 68    

Best metro taproom

# of votes   % of votes
Fulton 61 16% 16%  
Harriet Brewing 24 6% 6%  
Dangerous Man 66 18% 18%  
Indeed Brewing 78 21% 21%  
Lucid Brewing 7 2% 2%  
Steel Toe 16 4% 4%  
Surly 77 21% 21%  
612 Brew 41 11% 11%  
Total Votes 68    

Best overall gym

# of votes   % of votes
YMCA 92 21% 21%  
YWCA 33 8% 8%  
Life Time Fitness 173 40% 40%  
St. Paul Jewish Community Center 21 5% 5%  
Sabes Jewish Community Center 10 2% 2%  
Anytime Fitness 35 8% 8%  
Snap Fitness 18 4% 4%  
LA Fitness 53 12% 12%  
Total Votes 68