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2017 Best Of Food & Dining Eastern Shore Winners

Jun 02, 2017 12:00PM ● Published by Arden Haley

Photography by Tony Lewis, Jr. and Jess Newell

You did it again! Thank you to our loyal readers who took the time to voice their votes for the tops in town when it comes to fave foods and dining experiences. This past January we called upon you to write-in your restaurant recommendations in more than 50 food and dining categories. Most readers submitted their ballot online, while others mailed them the old-fashioned way. After carefully vetting ballots for any duplicates or multiples originating from one source (no ballot stuffing allowed!), we arrived at the resulting winners. Please enjoy perusing your list of who’s Best of Eastern Shore and pay them a visit. And coming in our July issue, we’ll publish the Best of Retail & Professional Services results.

Wings

Adam’s Taphouse and Grille (Previously Adam's Ribs)
100 Abruzzi Drive, Chester
410-643-5050
adamsribs.com

Steakhouse

Annie’s Steakhouse 
500 Kent Narrows
Way North, Grasonville
410-827-7103
annies.biz

Local Pizza

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

Special Occasion Restaurant

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

German

Bay Wolf
21270 Rock Hall Avenue, Rock Hall
410-639-2000
baywolfrestaurant.com

French
Small Plates

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

Outdoor Dining Restaurant

Bridges
321 Wells Cove Road, Grasonville
410-827-0282
bridgesrestaurant.net


Best Kept Secret
Comfort Food

Barbara’s on the Bay
12 Ericsson Avenue, Betterton
410-348-3079
barbarasonthebay.com

 

Sushi
Thai

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

Trivia Night

Carpenter Street Saloon
113 S. Talbot Street, St. Michaels
410-745-5111
carpenterstreetsaloon.com

Sports Bar

Doc’s Riverside Grille
14 N. Washington Street, Easton
410-822-7700
docsriversidegrille.com

Food Truck
Organic Kitchen
Food Delivery Service

Eat Sprout
29908 Delahay Drive, Trappe
443-223-0642
eatsprout.com

Mexican

El Jefe
1235 Shopping Center Road, Stevensville
410-604-1234
eljefemexkitchen.com


Tasting Flights

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

 

Steamed Crabs
Waterfront Restaurant
Dock & Dine Restaurant
Family Friendly Restaurant

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

Maryland Crab Soup
Wait Staff

Fisherman’s Inn
3116 Main Street, Grasonville
410-827-6666
fishermansinn.com

Caterer

Gourmet by the Bay
415 S. Talbot Street, St. Michaels
410-745-6260
gourmetbythebay.net

Sailors Bar

Harbor Shack
20895 Bayside Avenue, Rock Hall
410-639-9996
harborshack.net

Place-To-Take-Out of Towners

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


New Restaurant
Design/Décor
Happy Hour

Knoxie’s Table
500 Marina Club Road, Stevensville
443-249-5777
baybeachclub.com

 

Historic Bar

Hunter’s Tavern at Tidewater Inn
101 East Dover Street, Easton
410-822-1300
tidewaterinn.com/hunters-tavern

Japanese

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

Chain Pizza

Ledo Pizza
110 Kent Landing, Stevensville
410-643-7979
kentisland.ledopizza.com

Neighborhood Deli
On-The-Go Snacks

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

Italian

Luisa’s
849 Washington Avenue, Chestertown
410-778-5360
luisasrestaurant.com


American
Romantic Restaurant

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

 

Candy/Chocolate Shop

Oh My Chocolate
417 Thompson Creek Road, Stevensville
443-257-1111
ohmychocolate.com

Irish

O’Shucks Irish Pub
122 N. Commerce Road, Centerville
oshucksirishpub.com

Bakery

Peace of Cake
314 Love Point Road, Ste. 101, Stevensville
410-604-0355
peaceofcake.info

Weekday Breakfast

Ram’s Head Shore House
800 Main Street, Stevensville
410-643-2466
ramsheadshorehouse.com

Craft Beer Selection

RAR Brewing
504 Popular Street, Cambridge
443-225-5664
rarbrewing.com

Local Coffee Shop

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

Wine Bar

Rustico’s
401 Love Point Road, Stevensville
410-643-9444
rusticoonline.com


Crabcake
Farm-to-Table
Gluten Free Menu
Cocktails
Seafood Restaurant
Sunday Brunch

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

 

Greek

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

Ice Cream

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

Barbecue

Smoke, Rattle and Roll
419 Thompson Creek Road, Stevensville
443-249-3281
smokerattleandroll.com

Frozen Yogurt

Sweet Frog
200 Aburzzi Drive, Ste. A, Chester
410-604-0404
sweetfrog.com

Tea

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

Burger

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

Cream of Crab Soup

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

Chef
Dessert

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

Raw Bar
Draft Beer Selection

Washington Street Pub
20 N Washington Street, Easton
410-822-1112
washingtonstreetpub.com

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