14 S. Allen Ave.
Second Place: Leete's Tire & Auto Center
Third Place: Allen Tire
Sure, there are plenty of people who, when the time comes, prefer to take their cars into dealerships for repairs. Of course, not everyone's blessed enough to drive a late model, or to have the option of transporting their conveyance to the suburbs, where many of those dealerships are located. Enter Paradise Auto. Whether your car's a clunker or still smells like new, Paradise remains a local choice for car owners who like square-dealing mechanics. It's the second year Greg McClellan's auto shop has been voted tops by readers. "It's because we're fair and we do good work," McClellan says. And did we mention that the waiting room has a pool table?