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Best Of Annapolis 2016 Winners

Jun 06, 2016 02:50PM ● Published by Arden Haley

Readers, when it comes to determining the very best that local businesses offer our communities, who better to ask than you? You know the best in dining, shopping, and services. After all, the customer is always right. Voting took place in January of this year, both online and via paper-submitted ballots. Readers submitted more than 15,000 ballots overall, covering 100-plus categories of winners. Ballots and finalists were carefully vetted to ensure honest and accurate voting. Enjoy the results, which include each company’s contact information.


FOOD, DINING & ENTERTAINMENT


Seafood Restaurant

O’Leary’s Seafood Restaurant
310 Third Street, Annapolis
410-263-0884
olearysseafood.com

Crabcake

Edgewater Restaurant
148 Mayo Road, Edgewater
410-956-3202
edgewaterrestaurant.blogspot.com

Steamed Crabs

Cantler’s Riverside Inn
458 Forest Beach Road, Annapolis
410-757-1311
cantlers.com

Outdoor Dining
Cream of Crab Soup

Carrol’s Creek Waterfront Café
410 Severn Avenue, Annapolis
410-263-8102
carrolscreek.com

Local Pizza

Rocco’s Pizzeria
954 Bay Ridge Road, Annapolis
410-263-9444
roccospizzashop.com

Chain Pizza

Ledo Pizza
2001 Tidewater Colony Road, Annapolis
410-295-3030
ledopizza.com

Raw Bar

McGarvey’s Saloon
8 Market Space, Annapolis
410-263-5700
mcgarveys.net

Burger

Mother’s Peninsula Grille
969 Ritchie Highway, Arnold
410-975-5950
mothersgrille.com

Barbecue

Mission BBQ
2101 Somerville Road, Annapolis
443-569-4700
mission-bbq.com

Wings

O’Loughlin’s
1258 Bay Dale Drive, Arnold
410-349-0200
oloughlinspub.com

Deli

The Big Cheese
47 Randall Street, Annapolis
410-263-6915
bigcheeseinc.org

Food Truck

Truck of Deliciousness
truckofdeliciousness@gmail.com
truckofdeliciousness.com

Ice Cream

Annapolis Ice Cream Company
196 Main Street, Annapolis
443-482-3895
1016 Annapolis Mall
443-221-2851
annapolisicecream.com

Frozen Yogurt

Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt
1905 Towne Centre Blvd, Ste. 130, Annapolis
410-224-7599
menchies.com

Coffee

City Dock Café
18 Market Space, Annapolis
410-269-0961
citydockcafe.com

Bakery

Bakers and Co.
618 Chesapeake Avenue, Annapolis
410-280-1119
bakersandco.com

Dessert/ Caterer

The Main Ingredient
914 Bay Ridge Road, Annapolis
410-626-0388
themainingredient.com

Chef: Bobby Jones
Maryland Crab Soup
Waterfront Restaurant

The Point Crab House & Grill
700 Mill Creek Road, Arnold
410-544-5448
thepointcrabhouse.com

Candy/Chocolate Shop

Kilwin’s Chocolates & Ice Cream
128 Main Street, Annapolis
410-263-2601
kilwins.com

Weekday Breakfast

Blue Rooster Café
1372 Cape St. Claire Road, Annapolis
410-757-5232
gotoroosters.com

Sunday Brunch

Miss Shirley’s Café
1 Park Place, Annapolis
410-268-5171
missshirleys.com

Comfort Food

Iron Rooster
12 Market Space, Annapolis
410-990-1600
ironroosterallday.com

Steakhouse

Lewnes’ Steak House
401 Fourth Street, Annapolis
(410-263-1617
lewnessteakhouse.com

Salad Bar

Chart House
300 Second Street, Annapolis
410-268-7166
chart-house.com

Small Plates/Tapas
Signature Cocktails

Level
69 West Street, Annapolis
410-268-0003
lannapolis.com

Appetizers

Yellowfin
2840 Solomons Island Road, Edgewater
410-573-1333
yellowfinrest.com

German

Old Stein Inn
1143 Central Avenue, Edgewater
410-798-6807
oldstein-inn.com

French

Les Folies Brasserie
2552 Riva Road, Annapolis
410-573-0970
lesfoliesbrasserie.com

Sushi
Japanese

Joss Café and Sushi Bar
195 Main Street, Annapolis
410-263-4688
josssushi.com

Mexican

Sin Fronteras Café
2129 Forest Drive, Annapolis
410-266-0013
sinfronterascafe.com

Spanish

Jalapeños
85 Forest Drive, Annapolis
410-266-7580
jalapenosonline.com

Italian

Carpaccio
1919 West Street, Ste. 202, Annapolis
410-268-6569
carpacciotuscankitchen.com

Greek

Chris’s Charcoal Pit
1946 West Street, Annapolis
410-266-5200
chrischarcoalpit.com

Irish
Trivia Night

Galway Bay Irish Pub
63 Maryland Avenue, Annapolis
410-263-8333
galwaybaymd.com

Indian

Basmati
2444 Solomon’s Island Road, Annapolis
410-266-6355
basmatiofannapolis.com

Middle Eastern

Lebanese Taverna
2478 Solomons Island Road, Annapolis
410-897-1111
lebanesetaverna.com

Chinese

Jack’s Fortune
960 Bay Ridge Road, Annapolis
410-267-7731
jackfortune1.com

Thai

Lemongrass
167 West Street, Annapolis
410-280-0086
Lemongrass II
2625-A Housely Road, Annapolis
410-224-8424
lemongrassannapolis.com

Ethnic Experience

Paladar
1905 Towne Centre Blvd, Ste. 100, Annapolis
410-897-1022
paladarlatinkitchen.com

Farm-to-Table

Vin 909
909 Bay Ridge Avenue, Annapolis
410-990-1846
vin909.com

Vegetarian
Gluten Free
New Restaurant

Soul Restaurant
509 S. Cherry Avenue, Annapolis
410-267-6191
soulannapolis.com

Romantic Restaurant

Melting Pot
2348 Solomons Island Road, Annapolis
410-266-8004
meltingpot.com

Dock & Dine Restaurant

Pusser’s Caribbean Grill
80 Compromise Street, Annapolis
410-626-0004
pussersusa.com

Best Kept Secret

Broadneck Grill & Cantina
1364 Cape Saint Claire Road, Annapolis
410-757-0002
broadneckgrill.com

Place to Take Out-of-Towners

Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse
301 Severn Avenue, Annapolis
410-990-0033
ruthschris-annapolis.com

Special Occasion Restaurant

The Chop House
1915 Towne Centre Blvd, Ste. 250, Annapolis
410-224-4344
thechophouseannapolis.com

Wait Staff

Blackwall Hitch
400 Sixth Street, Annapolis
410-263-3454
theblackwallhitch.com

Organic Selection

Whole Foods Market
200 Harker Place, Ste. 100, Annapolis
410-573-1800
wholefoodsmarket.com

Tea Shop

Capital Teas
77 Main Street, Annapolis
410-263-8327
capitalteas.com

Specialty Grocer

Trader Joe’s
160 F Jennifer Road, Annapolis
410-573-0505
traderjoes.com

Farmers’ Market

Anne Arundel County Farmers’ Market
275 Truman Pkwy, Annapolis
410-349-0317
aacofarmersmarket.com

Craft Beer Selection
Local Music Venue

Rams Head Tavern
40 West Street, Annapolis
410-268-4545
ramsheadtavern.com

Draft Beer Selection

Heroes Pub
1 Riverview Avenue, Annapolis
410-573-1996
heroespub.com

Wine List

Grapes Wine Bar of Annapolis
1410 Forest Drive, Annapolis
410-571-5378
grapeswinebarannapolis.com

Wine Bar
Tasting Flights

Red Red Wine Bar
189B Main Street, Annapolis
410-990-1144
redredwinebar.com

Happy Hour

Stan and Joe’s Saloon
37 West Street, Annapolis
410-263-1993
stanandjoessaloon.com

Bar Food

Davis’ Pub
400 Chester Avenue, Annapolis
410-268-7432
davispub.com

Late Night Nosh

Double T Diner
12 Defense Street, Annapolis
410-571-9070
doubletdiner.com

Sailors Bar
Family Friendly

Boatyard Bar & Grill
400 Fourth Street, Annapolis
410-216-6206
boatyardbarandgrill.com

Sports Bar

The Greene Turtle
177 Jennifer Road, Annapolis
410-266-7474
thegreeneturtle.com

Historic Bar

Middleton Tavern
2 Market Place, Annapolis
410-263-3323
middletontavern.com

Lounge

Metropolitan Kitchen and Lounge
169 West Street, Annapolis
410-280-5160
metropolitanannapolis.com

Dance Floor

Union Jacks
2072 Somerville Road, Annapolis
410-740-5225
unionjacksannapolis.com

Local Musician

Doug Segree Band
dougsegree.com

Retail Beer/Wine Selection

Bay Ridge Wine & Spirits
117 Hillsmere Drive, Annapolis
410-268-1961
bayridgewine.com


SHOPPING & SERVICES


Shopping Hub

Annapolis Towne Centre
1906 Towne Centre Blvd, Annapolis
410-573-9050
visitatc.com

Women’s Clothing Store

Brown Eyed Girl
234 Main Street, Annapolis
410-990-4475
browneyedgirlannapolis.com

Kid’s Clothing Store

Wheat
201 Main Street, Annapolis
410-626-1508
wheatannapolis.com

Designer Jewelry
Engagement Rings
Diamonds/Precious Stones

Zachary’s Jewelers
100 Main Street, Annapolis
410-266-5555
zacharysjewelers.com

Silver Jewelry

Blanca Flor
34 Market Space, Annapolis
410-268-7666
blancaflorsilverjewelry.com

Artisan Jewelry

Lilac Bijoux
145 Main Street, Annapolis
410-263-3309
lilacbijoux.com

Watches

Liljenquist & Beckstead
1660 Annapolis Mall, Annapolis
410-224-4787
liljenquistbeckstead.com

Shopping Boutique

South Moon Under
1910 Towne Centre Blvd, Annapolis
410 224-1140
southmoonunder.com

Purses/Handbags

Hobo
194 Green Street, Annapolis
410-349-5081
hobobags.com

Consignment Shop

Love and Lace Bridal Consignment
188 Mayo Road, Edgewater
443-306-9776
loveandlacebridalboutique.com

Cigar Shop

Chesapeake Cigar
135 Mitchells Chance Road, Edgewater
443-949-9004
chesapeakecigar.com

Specialty Sports Fashion Store

Fleet Feet
2572 Solomons Island Road, Annapolis
410-268-6290
fleetfeetannapolis.com

Specialty Sporting Goods

Bike Doctor
2020 West St, Annapolis
410-266-7383
bikedoctorannapolis.com
953 Ritchie Highway, Arnold
410-544-3532
bikedoctorarnold.com

Unique Gifts
Local Home Decorating Store

Details of Design
918 Bay Ridge Road, Annapolis
410-269-1965
detailsofdesign.biz

Framing Shop

The Frame Shoppe
2460 Riva Road, Annapolis
410-721-9479
theframeshoppeinc.com

Art Gallery

Maryland Federation of Art Circle Gallery
18 State Circle, Annapolis
410-268-4566
mdfedart.com

Interior Design Services

Karen Renee Interior Design, Inc.
540 B&A Blvd, Severa Park
410-647-0435
karenreneeinteriors.com

Furniture Store

Arhaus
1905 Towne Centre Blvd, Annapolis
410-266-0555
arhaus.com

Painting Contractor

Annapolis Painting Services
2561 Housley Road, Annapolis
410-974-6768
annapolispainting.com

Paint Store

Maryland Paint & Decorating
209 Chinquapin Round Road, Annapolis
410-280-2225
mdpaint.com

Remodeling/Custom Building Services

Lundberg Builders
314 Main Street, Stevensville
410-643-3334
lundbergbuilders.com

Home Builder

Lauer Construction
1912 A Lincoln Drive, Annapolis
410-956-2277
lauerhomes.com

Home Designer

Purple Cherry Architects
1 Melvin Avenue, #3, Annapolis
410-990-1700
purplecherry.com

Fence and Deck Install

Fence and Deck Connection
1544 Whitehall Road, Annapolis
410-757-5511
fenceanddeckconnection.com

Stone/Tile/Granite for Kitchen & Bath

In Home Stone and Tile
1800 Virginia Street, Annapolis
410-626-2025
inhomestone.com

Roofing

Fichtner Services
866-591-1900
fichtnerservices.com

Outdoor Lighting

Atlantic Lighting & Irrigation 
1392 Defense Highway, Gambrills
410-721-4070
atlantic-irrigation.com

Landscape Design

Scapes
410-867-6909
scapesinc.net

Landscape Services

Harmony Gardens
301-261-8680
harmonygardeninteriors.com

Gutter Maintenance

Thompson Creek Windows Company
8100 Penn Randall Place, Upper Marlboro
866-572-7335
thompsoncreek.com

Tree Service

Bartlett Tree Experts
8274 Lokus Road, Ste. 113, Odenton
410-305-0353
bartlett.com

Pool & Hot Tub Install/Service/Maintenance

Signature Pools (GreatScapes)
410-867-6480
greatscapesbyesi.com

Indoor Cleaning Service

Molly Maid
1298 Bay Dale Drive, Ste. 215, Arnold
410-349-8080
mollymaid.com

Customer Service

David Orso Group of Century 21 New Millenium
2448 Holly Avenue, Ste. 100, Annapolis
443-691-0838
davidorso.com

Hotel

Loews Annapolis Hotel
126 West Street, Annapolis
410-263-7777
loewshotels.com

Bank

Severn Savings Bank
200 Westgate Circle, Ste. 200, Annapolis
410-260-2000
severnbank.com

CPA/Accountant Firm

Poole Accounting
34 Defense Hwy, Ste. 200, Annapolis
410-224-8838
poole-accounting.com

Local Nonprofit Organization

South River Federation
2830 Solomons Island Road, Edgewater
410-224-3802
southriverfederation.net

Carwash/Auto Detailing

Washhaus
3115 Solomons Island Road, Edgewater
410-956-9274
washhaus.com

Auto Repair
Auto Dealer

Sheehy Lexus of Annapolis
121 Ferguson Road, Annapolis
800-615-5045
sheehylexusofannapolis.com

Auto Body Shop
Auto Paint Restoration

Jeff’s Auto Body Shop
1980 Moreland Parkway, Annapolis
410-268-6765
jeffsbodyshopannapolis.com

Boat Detailing

Annapolis Yacht Sales & Services
7350 Edgewood Road, Annapolis
410-267-8181
annapolisyachtsales.com

Marine Mechanical Service

Persimmon Point Marine Service
2830 Solomons Island Road, Edgewater
410-571-0045
ppmontheweb.com

Marina Facilities/Amenities

Oak Grove Marina
2820 Solomons Island Road, Edgewater
410-266-6696
boatoakgrove.com

Marina Customer Service

Herrington Harbor South
7149 Lake Shore Drive, North Beach
301-855-5000
herringtonharbour.com

Commerical Dive Services

Anne Arundel Dive Services
443-949-4476
aadiveservices.com

Assisted Senior Living Facility

Sunrise Senior Living of Annapolis
800 Bestgate Road, Annapolis
410-376-7792
sunriseseniorliving.com

Florist/Floral Design

Gateway Florist
914 Bay Ridge Road, Ste. 160, Annapolis
410-263-8141
gatewayflorist.us

Optician

Eyes on Main
217 Main Street, Annapolis
410 -268-6246
eyesonmainannapolis.com

Photography Studio—West County

Robertson & Company Photography
912-507-3397
robertsoncophoto.com

Veterinary Clinic

Healing Paws Veterinary Wellness Center
688 Ritchie Hwy, Severa Park
410-777-5887
healingpawsmd.com

Pet Services

Perfect Pet Resort
840 W. Bay Front Road, Lothian
410-741-0000
perfectpetresort.com

Pet Grooming

Dirty Paws Dog Spa
113 Mayo Rd, Edgewater
443-607-8456
dirtypawsdogspa.com

Pet Products

Ecology Pet
111 Mayo Road, Edgewater
443-607-8456
ecologypet.com

Party Vendor

Crystalooneys Creative Arts
443-995-7082
crystalooneys.com

Party/Event Boat

Watermark Cruises
1 Dock Street, Annapolis
410-268-7601
watermarkjourney.com

Sailing School

Annapolis Sailing School
7001 Bembe Beach Road, Annapolis
410-267-7205
annapolissailing.com

Summer Camp

Kidship Sailing School
7001 Bembe Beach Road, Annapolis
410-267-7205
kidshipsailing.com

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