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Best Of Eastern Shore 2016 Winners

Jun 06, 2016 02:52PM ● By Cate Reynolds
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 10,000 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


Steamed Crabs

Harris Crab House & Seafood Restaurant
433 Kent Narrows Way N., Grasonville
410-827-9500
harriscrabhouse.com

Cream of Crab Soup

Lemon Leaf Café
337 High Street, Chestertown
443-282-0004
thellcafe.com

Maryland Crab Soup

Fisherman’s Crab Deck
3116 Main Street, Grasonville
410-827-6666
crabdeck.com

Lounge
Crab Cake
Appetizers
Bar Food
Seafood Restaurant
Place to Take the Out of Towners

Fisherman’s Inn 
3116 Main Street, Grasonville
410-827-8807
fishermansinn.com

Raw Bar

Awful Arthur’s
402 S. Talbot Street, St. Michaels
410-463-0531
awfularthursusa.com

Local Pizza

Ava’s Pizzeria and Wine Bar
409 S. Talbot Street, St. Michaels
410-745-3081
avaspizzeria.com

Wings

Stoked Wood Fire Eatery
413 Muir St, Cambridge
443-477-6040
stokedwoodfiredeatery.com

Burger

The High Spot
305 High Street, Cambridge
410-228-7420
thehighspotgastropub.com

Barbecue

The BBQ Joint
216 E. Dover Street, Ste. 201, Easton
410-690-3641
andrewevansbbqjoint.com

Neighborhood Deli

Love Point Deli
109 Main Street, Stevensville
410-604-2447
lovepointdeli.com

Ice Cream

Scottish Highland Creamery
314 Tilghman Street, Oxford
410-924-6298
scottishhighlandcreamery.com

French

Bistro Poplar
535 Poplar Street, Cambridge
410-228-4884
bistropoplar.com

Small Plates/Tapas

Lan’s Wine & Tapas Bar
103 Freemount Street, St. Michaels
410-745-8001
lanstapasandwine.com

Tea
Best Kept Secret
Signature Cocktails

T at the General Store
25942 Royal Oak Road, Easton
410-745-8402
tatthegeneralstore.com

Sushi
Thai

Café Sado
205 Tackle Circle, Chester
410-604-1688
cafesado.com

Italian

Scossa Restaurant & Lounge
8 N. Washington Street, Easton
410-822-2202
scossarestaurant.com

Irish

O’Shucks Irish Pub
122 N. Commerce Road, Centerville
410-758-3619
oshucksirishpub.com

Greek

Sam’s Pizza and Restaurant
1110 S. Talbot Street, St. Michaels
410-745-5955
samspizzastmichaels.com

Chinese

Hong Kong Kitchen 
148 Kent Landing, Stevensville
410-643-9337
hongkongkitchenseaston.com

Japanese

In Japan
101 Marlboro Avenue, Ste. 51, Easton
410-443-0681
injapansushi.com

Mexican

Plaza Tapatia
7813 Ocean Gateway, Easton
410-770-8550
plazatapatia.com

Local Coffee Shop

Rise Up Coffee Roasters
1216 St. Michaels Road, St. Michaels
410-745-5555
riseupcoffee.com

Weekday Breakfast

Two if By Sea
5776 Tilghman Island Rd, Tilghman
410-886-2447
twoifbysearestaurant.com

Sunday Brunch

Turnbridge Point
119 Gay Street, Denton
443-448-4782
turnbridgepoint.com

Bakery

Bay Country Bakery
2951 Ocean Gateway, Cambridge
410-228-9111
baycountrybakery.com

Chef

Mark Salter of Robert Morris Inn
314 North Morris Street, Oxford
410-226-5111
robertmorrisinn.com

Caterer

Gourmet by the Bay
415 S. Talbot Street, St. Michaels
410-924-9849
gourmetbythebay.net

Wait Staff

Katie Mae’s Country Shoppe
516 Poplar Street, Cambridge
443-477-6413

Steakhouse

Theo’s Steaks, Sides & Spirits
407 S. Talbot Street, St. Michaels
410-745-2106
theossteakhouse.com

Vegetarian Menu

Out of the Fire
22 Goldsborough Street, Easton
410-770-4777
outofthefire.com

Gluten Free Menu
Romantic Restaurant

The Kitchen at the Imperial
208 High Street, Chestertown
410-778-5000
imperialchestertown.com

New Restaurant

The Barn Steakhouse & Sports Bar
8249 Teal Drive, Easton
410-820-0500
thebarnofeaston.com

Special Occasion Restaurant

Osprey Point
20786 Rock Hall Avenue, Rock Hall
410-639-2194
ospreypoint.com

Family Friendly Restaurant

Chesapeake Landing Restaurant & Seafood Market
23713 St. Michaels Road, St. Michaels
410-745-9600
chesapeakelandingrestaurant.com

Farm-to-Table Menu

Bartlett Pear Inn
28 South Harrison Street, Easton
410-924-1776
bartlettpearinn.com

Dock & Dine Restaurant

Snapper’s Waterfront Café
112 Commerce Street, Cambridge
410-228-0112
snapperswaterfrontcafe.com

Outdoor Restaurant

St. Michaels Crab & Steak House
305 Mulberry Street, St. Michaels
410-745-3737
stmichaelscrabhouse.com

Waterfront Restaurant

The Narrows
3023 Kent Narrows Way S., Grasonville
410-827-8113
thenarrowsrestaurant.com

Bar with a View

Shanty Beach Bar at Tolchester Marina
21085 Tolchester Beach Road, Chestertown
410-778-1400
tolchestermarina.com

Happy Hour

Hunters' Tavern at Tidewater Inn
101 E. Dover Street, Easton
410-822-1300
tidewaterinn.com/hunters-tavern

Late Night Nosh

Brassierie Brightwell
206 N. Washington Street, Easton
410-819-3838
brasseriebrightwell.com

Boaters Bar

Foxy’s Harbor Grille
125 Mulberry Street, St. Michaels
410-745-4340
foxysharborgrille.com

Sports Bar

Doc’s Riverside Grille
511 Chester-Field Avenue, Centreville
410-758-1707
docsriversidegrille.com

Craft Beer
Tasting Flights

Eastern Shore Brewing
605 S. Talbot Street, St. Michaels
410-745-8010
easternshorebrewing.com

Draft Beer
Mircobrewery
Place to Mix and Mingle

RAR Brewing
504 Popular Street, Cambridge
443-325-5664
rarbrewing.com

Organic Selection

Earth Origins
108 Marlboro Avenue, Easton
410-822-4852
earthoriginsmarket.com

Farmers’ Market

Easton Farmers’ Market
40 E. Dover Street, Easton
410-822-0345

Speciality Grocer

Piazza Italian Market
218 N. Washington Street, Ste. 54, Easton
410-820-8281
piazzaitalianmarket.com

Oil/Vinegar Shop

Olivin’s
205 N. Talbot Street, St. Michaels
410-745-2062
olivinsstmichaels.com

Retail Wine Selection

Hair O’ the Dog Wine & Spirits
219 Marlboro Ave, #52 A, Easton
410-820-4700
hair-o-the-dog.com

Retail Beer Selection

Town & Country Wine, Liquor, Etc.
28248 St. Michaels Road, Easton
410-822-1433
tandcwines.com

Live Music Venue

Rams Head Shore House
800 Main Street, Stevensville
410-643-2466
ramsheadshorehouse.com

Live Musican/Band

Wesley Spangler
wesleyspangler.com


SHOPPING & SERVICES


Shopping Hub

Queenstown Premium Outlets
441 Outlet Center Drive, Queenstown
premiumoutlets.com/outlet/queenstown

Designer Jewelry

DBS Fine Jewelers
111 S. Talbot Street, St. Michaels
410-745-2626
dbsjewelers.com

Estate Jewelry

Guilford & Company
101 N. Talbot Street, St. Michaels
410-745-5544
guilfordandcompany.com

Engagement Rings

TNT Jewelers
500 Abruzzi Drive, Ste. C, Chester
410-449-4385
tntjeweler.com

Artisan Jewelry

Silva*Wear
214 N. Talbot Street, St. Michaels
silvawear.net

Silver Jewelry

Silver Linings
203 S. Talbot Street, St. Michaels
410-745-0266
silverliningsmd.com

Watches
Diamonds/Precious Stones

Shearer the Jeweler
22 N. Washington Street, Easton
410-822-2279
shearerthejeweler.com

Women’s Clothing

Dragonfly Boutique
21 Goldsborough Street, Easton
410-763-9262

Handbags/Purses

Sunnyside Shop 
500 Poplar Street, Cambridge
410-901-9009
sunnysideshop.com

Customer Service
Consignment Shop

Little Rascals
7924 Ocean Gateway, Easton
410-822-6806

Optician

Easton Eye Care
210 Malboro Avenue, #31, Easton
410-822-2652
eastoneyecare.net

Florist/Floral Design

Florals Unique
7100 Cambridge Plaza, Cambridge
410-221-2884
cambridgefloralsunique.net

Unique Gifts

Ophiuroidea
609 S. Talbot Street, St. Michaels
410-745-8057
ophiuroidea.com

Book Store

The Bookplate
112 S. Cross Street, Chestertown
410-778-4167
bookplate.biz

Toy Store

Crackerjacks Toys & Children’s Books
7 S. Washington Street, Easton
410-822-7716
crackerjackstoys.com

Kitchen Store

Chef and Shower
25 Goldsborough Street, Easton
410-714-4741
chefandshower.com

Kitchen Design

Friel Lumber Company
100 Olde Point Village, Ste. 102, Chester
410-827-8811
friellumber.com

Furniture Store

Higgins & Spencer
902 S. Talbot Street, St. Michaels
410-745-5192
higginsandspencer.com

Home Decorating Store

Dwelling and Design
13 Goldsborough Street, Easton
410-822-2211
dwellinganddesign.com

Art Gallery

Troika Gallery
9 S. Harrison Street, Easton
410-770-9190 
troikagallery.com

 

Interior Design Services

Bountiful interiors
218 N. Washington Street, Easton
410-819-8666
bountifuldecor.com

Framing Shop

The Finishing Touch
311 High Street, Chestertown
410-778-5292
finishingtouchshop.com

Home Design

Choptank Closet and Storage Professionals
29516 Dover Road, Easton
410-770-3717
choptankclosets.com

Home Builder
Remodeling/Custom Building

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

Fence & Deck Install

Fence and Deck Connection
8057 Veterans Highway, Millersville
410-969-4444
fenceanddeckconnection.com

Pool & Hot Tub Install/Service

AQUA Pools & Spas
8801 Mistletoe Drive, Easton
410-822-7000
aqua74.com

Landscape Design

McHale Landscape Design
29459 Pintail Drive, Easton
410-770-9449
mchalelandscape.com

Home Cleaning Services

Tidewater Cleaning Service
9189 Rockcliff Drive, Easton
410-251-2838
tidewatercleaningservice.com

Senior Living Facility

Londonderry on the Tred Avon
700 Port Street, Ste.148, Easton
410-820-8732
londonderrytredavon.com

Car Wash/Auto Detailing

WetDog Car Wash
29328 Matthewstown Road, Easton
410-820-6568

Auto Repair

Bridges Automotive
6211 Tilghman Island Road, Tilghman
410-886-9833
bridgesautomotive.com

Auto Body Shop

ELB Incorporated
121 Flatland Road, Chestertown
410-778-6133
elbincorporated.com

Marine Mechanical Services

BOE Marine
325 Cleat Street, Stevensville
866-735-5926
boemarine.com

Boat Dealer

Knot 10 Yacht Sales
3033 Kent Narrows Way S., Grasonville
844-815-0508
knot10.com

Computer Repair

Jason’s Computer Services
9231 Centreville Road, Easton
410-924-7987
jcscomp.net

Pet Services

Bev’s Grooming
2010 Marion Quimby Drive, Ste. 100, Stevensville
410-643-8058
bevsgrooming.com

Local Nonprofit

Talbot Humane Society
7894 Ocean Gateway, Easton
410-822-0107
talbothumane.org

Bank

The Talbot Bank
18 East Dover Street, Easton
410-822-1400
talbot-bank.com

Hotel

Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay
100 Heron Boulevard, Cambridge
410-901-1234
chesapeakebay.hyatt.com

Golf Pro Shop

River Marsh Golf Club
100 Heron Blvd, Cambridge
410-901-1234
rivermarshgolfclub.com

Kayak/Paddleboard Rentals

Blackwater Paddle and Pedal Adventures
4303 Bucktown Road, Cambridge
410-901-9255
blackwaterpaddleandpedal.com

Bike Shop

TriCycle and Run
929 S. Talbot Street, St. Michaels
410-745-2836
tricycleandrun.com

Tour of the Bay

Blue Crab Chesapeake Charters
21211 Rock Hall Avenue, Rock Hall
410-708-1803
bluecrabcharters.com

Summer Camp

Eastern Shore Dance Academy
3093 Beverly Lane, Ste. E & F, Cambridge
410-221-0037
easternshoredanceacademy.com

Sailing School

Rock Hall Yacht Club Sailing School
P.O. Box 405, Rock Hall
410-775-TACK
rockhallyachtclub.org

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