“I’m honored to be a part of any list that includes best bagel! In all seriousness, it’s a privilege to serve my friends and neighbors in Sandy Springs, and I sincerely appreciate the recognition,” said the Sandy Springs City Council member Bauman, in top shape these days after recovering from a heart scare.

Andy Bauman

Runner-up: Philip Goldstein

Also receiving votes

Andy Bauman
Mike Bodker
Michele Henson
Renee Unterman
Jon Ossoff
Scott Holcomb

Click on the categories below to see the full list of 2017 winners. (See our 2016 winners here).

Media Personality Elected Official
Musician or Band Bagel
Day School Mascot Non-Jewish Private School
Public High School Jewish Festival
University Kosher Restaurant
Jewish-Owned Nonkosher Restaurant Chef
Kosher Caterer Kosher Grocery Shopping
Sweet Treats Coffee Shop
Sports Team Regional Affiliate of National Nonprofit
Innovative Nonprofit Sleepaway Camp
Local Nonprofit History Museum
Cultural Institution Simcha Venue
Neighborhood 2016 Best of Jewish ATL