The Destination Guide asked its fans to recommend the best places to visit on Florida’s First Coast, narrowed our favorites down based on highly secretive criteria, then traveled — camera in hand — to go behind the scenes. Below are our Best of First Coast winners, chosen from hundreds of businesses in and around the Jacksonville/St. Augustine area. Each Best of First Coast winner is a unique business with a devoted following, encouraging story and stellar reputation among its peers. To see what we found so compelling about these businesses and their owners, simply click on an icon below.