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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;

Local Music Venue 

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

Local Musician/Band

Pressing Strings

Party Vendor 

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

Commercial Dive Service 

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


Hobo 194 Green Street, Annapolis; 410-349-5081;

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

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

Eco-Friendly Business, Sailing School 

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

Shopping Hub 

Annapolis Towne Centre 1906 Towne Centre Boulevard, Annapolis; 410-573-9050;


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

Retail Growler Selection 

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

Tax Law 

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

Financial/Advisor Firm 

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

Shopping Boutique, Unique Gifts 

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

Book Store 

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

Auto Dealer 

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

Auto Insurance Advisor/Firm 

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

Summer Camp 

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


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

Pet Products 

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

Music/Instrument Store 

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


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

Accounting Advisor/Firm 

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

Women’s Clothing Store 

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

Auto Body Shop, Auto Paint Restoration 

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

Carwash/Auto Detailing 

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

Specialty Grocer, Organic Selection 

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

Engagement Rings, Diamonds/Precious Stones, Designer Jewelry 

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

Consignment Shop 

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

Pet Grooming 

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

Oil/Vinegar Shop 

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

Assisted Senior Living, Facility 

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

Customer Service 

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

In-Home Senior Assistance 

Regent Healthcare

1344 Ashton Road, Suite 201, Hanover; 


Specialty Sports Fashion Store 

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

Event/Party Boat 

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

Pottery Store 

Annapolis Pottery 40 State Circle, Annapolis; 410-268-6153;

Art Gallery 

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

Driving School 

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

Marina Customer Service, Marina Facilities/Amenities 

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

Marine Mechanical Service 

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

Boat Detailing 

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

Retail Beer/Wine Selection 

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

Silver Jewelry 

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

Artisan Jewelry 

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


Loews of Annapolis 126 West Street, Annapolis; 410-263-7777;

Local Nonprofit Organization 

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

Spice Shop 

The Spice & Tea Exchange 155 Main Street, Annapolis; 410-280-2088;

Florist/Floral Design 

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

Auto Repair/ Maintenance 

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

Computer Repair 

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

Farmers’ Market 

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