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Best of Annapolis Retail & Professional Services

Jul 03, 2018 12:00AM ● By Brian Saucedo

The results are in! Thank you to our loyal readers who took the time to vote for the tops in town when it comes to shopping, entertainment, and services. This past February we called upon you to write-in your recommendations in more than 50 professional categories. 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 Annapolis and consider shopping local for your needs.

Pet Services 

Perfect Pet Resort 840 West Bay Front Road, Lothian; 410-741-0000; Perfectpetresort.com


Local Music Venue 

Rams Head On Stage 33 West Street, Annapolis; 410-268-4545; Ramsheadonstage.com


Local Musician/Band

Pressing Strings Pressingstrings.com


Party Vendor 

Crystalooneys Creative Arts 1380 Cape St. Claire Road, Annapolis; 443-995-7082; Crystalooneys.com


Commercial Dive Service 

Anne Arundel Dive Services 3912 Calawasse Road, Edgewater; 443-949-4476; Aadiveservices.com


Purses/Handbags 

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


Girls’ Night Out, Guys’ Night Out, Family Outing, Game Play

Mission Escape Rooms 40 West Street, Annapolis; 410-263-3333; Missionescaperooms.com


Eco-Friendly Business, Sailing School 

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


Shopping Hub 

Annapolis Towne Centre 1906 Towne Centre Boulevard, Annapolis; 410-573-9050; Visitatc.com


Optician 

Eyes On Main 217 Main Street, Annapolis; 410-268-6246; Eyesonmainannapolis.com


Retail Growler Selection 

Fishpaws Marketplace 954 Ritchie Highway, Arnold; 410-647-7363; Fishpawsmarket.com


Tax Law 

Frost & Associates 888 Bestgate Road, Suite 400, Annapolis; 202-618-1873; Districtofcolumbiataxattorney.com


Financial/Advisor Firm 

HF Advisory Group 166 Defense Highway, Suite 102, Annapolis; 410-571-1415; Hfadvisorygroup.com


Shopping Boutique, Unique Gifts 

Local By Design 109 Main Street, Annapolis; 443-808-8571; Localbydesignannapolis.com


Book Store 

Old Fox Books 35 Maryland Avenue, Annapolis; 410-626-2020; Oldfoxbooks.com


Auto Dealer 

Sheehy INFINITI of Annapolis 123 Ferguson Road, Annapolis; 443-837-0300; Sheehyinfiniti.com


Auto Insurance Advisor/Firm 

USAA 125 Prince George Street, Annapolis; 410-919-9197; Usaa.com


Summer Camp 

KidShip Sailing 7001 Bembe Beach Road, Annapolis; 410-267-7205; Kidshipsailing.com


Bank 

Severn Bank 200 Westgate Circle, Suite 200, Annapolis; 410-260-2000; Severnbank.com


Pet Products 

Paws Pet Boutique 64 State Circle, Annapolis; 410-263-8683; Pawspetboutique.com


Music/Instrument Store 

Garrett Park Guitars 7 Old Solomons Island Road, Annapolis; 410-571-9660; Gpguitars.com


Watches 

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


Accounting Advisor/Firm 

RCN & Associates, LLC 3161 Solomons Island Road, Unit 1, Edgewater; 410-956-6002; Rcnandassociates.com


Women’s Clothing Store 

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


Auto Body Shop, Auto Paint Restoration 

Severn Auto Body 220 Chinquapin Round Road, Annapolis; 410-268-4975; Severnautobody.com


Carwash/Auto Detailing 

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


Specialty Grocer, Organic Selection 

Whole Foods 200 Harker Place, Suite 100, Annapolis; 410-573-1800; Wholefoodsmarket.com


Engagement Rings, Diamonds/Precious Stones, Designer Jewelry 

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


Consignment Shop 

Return To Oz 2011 West Street, Annapolis; 410-266-9390; Ozconsignments.com


Pet Grooming 

Dirty Paws Dog Spa 113 Mayo Road, Edgewater; 443-607-8456; Dirtypawsdogspa.com


Oil/Vinegar Shop 

Seasons Olive Oil & Vinegar Taproom 180 Main Street, Annapolis; 410-280-1505; Seasonstaproom.com


Assisted Senior Living, Facility 

Brightview Severna Park 469 Jumpers Hole Road, Severna Park; 410-220-6858; Brightviewseniorliving.com


Customer Service 

Champagne Taste Bridal Boutique 4100 3rd Street, North Beach; 443-579-4696; Champagnetastebridal.com


In-Home Senior Assistance 

Regent Healthcare

1344 Ashton Road, Suite 201, Hanover; 

410-872-0310; Regenthealth.com


Specialty Sports Fashion Store 

Shades of the Bay 136 Main Street, Annapolis; 410-267-6663; Shadesofthebay.com


Event/Party Boat 

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


Pottery Store 

Annapolis Pottery 40 State Circle, Annapolis; 410-268-6153; Annapolispottery.com


Art Gallery 

MFA Circle Gallery 18 State Circle, Annapolis; 410-268-4566; Mdfedart.com


Driving School 

Motor Vehicle Academy, LLC 1398 Cape St. Claire Road, Annapolis; 410-991-4314; Motorvehicleacademy.com


Marina Customer Service, Marina Facilities/Amenities 

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


Marine Mechanical Service 

Persimmon Point Marine 2830 Solomons Island Road, Edgewater; 410-571-0045; Ppmontheweb.com


Boat Detailing 

Prestige Yacht Management 7330 Edgewood Road, Suite 6, Annapolis; 410-267-6860; Prestigeyachtmanagement.com


Retail Beer/Wine Selection 

Bay Ridge Wine & Spirits 111 Hillsmere Drive, Annapolis; 410-268-1961; Bayridgewine.com


Silver Jewelry 

Blanca Flor 34 Market Place, Annapolis; 410-268-7666; Blancaflorsilverjewelry.com


Artisan Jewelry 

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


Hotel 

Loews of Annapolis 126 West Street, Annapolis; 410-263-7777; Loewshotels.com/annapolis


Local Nonprofit Organization 

South River Federation 2822 Solomons Island Road, Suite 202, Edgewater; 410-224-3802

Southriverfederation.net


Spice Shop 

The Spice & Tea Exchange 155 Main Street, Annapolis; 410-280-2088; Spiceandtea.com/annapolis


Florist/Floral Design 

The Gateway Florist 914 Bay Ridge Road, Annapolis; 410-263-8141; Gatewayflorist.us


Auto Repair/ Maintenance 

Revell Service Center 313 Buschs Frontage Road, Annapolis; 410-449-7402; Annapolisautorepairshop.com


Computer Repair 

Annapolis GEEKS 1612 McGuckian Street, Suite 200, Annapolis; 410-280-3000; Annapolisgeeks.com


Farmers’ Market 

Anne Arundel County Farmers’ Market 275 Harry S. Truman Parkway, Annapolis; 410-349-0317; Aacofarmersmarket.com