Best of Nantucket -July 2007

As chosen by readers of Nantucket's newspaper, The Inquirer and Mirror

photography by: Jim Powers

Nantucket is one of the most wonderful places in the world, both to visit and to live. From its natural beauty to a rich and storied history, to its sophisticated dining and entertainment scene, the island has it all. Within these pages you’ll find what readers of Nantucket’s newspaper, The Inquirer and Mirror, voted as “the best” for 2007.

Airline
Island Airlines

Antique Store(tie)
Sylvia Antiques Inc.
Val Maitino Antiques

Art Gallery
Artists’ Association of Nantucket & Seward Johnson Gallery

Auto Rental
Nantucket Island Rent-A-Car

Bagel
Blue Water Bakery

Bakery
Nantucket Bake Shop

Bar
The Chicken Box

Bartender
Mark Watson,
Starlight Theatre & Café

Beach
Surfside

Bed & Breakfast
Centerboard Guest House

Bread
Daily Breads

Breakfast
The Downyflake Restaurant

Bike Shop
Young’s Bicycle Shop

Boat Charter
Albacore Charters

Boat Line
Hy-Line Cruises

Book Store
Mitchell’s Book Corner

Builder
T. Walsh Building Co.

Candy Store
Sweet Inspirations

Caterer
Nantucket Clambake Co. & Susan Warner Catering

Children’s Clothing
Pinwheels

Clam Chowder
The SeaGrille

Clothing/Accessories
Murray’s Toggery Shop

Conservation Site
Sanford Farm

Cookie
Something Natural

Cup of Coffee
The Bean

Doughnut
The Downyflake Restaurant

Family Dining
A.K. Diamond’s

Fast Food
Stubby’s

Favorite Activity
Swimming

Fine Dining
Òran Mór

Fish Market
Souza’s Seafood

Fishing Spot
Great Point

Florist
Flowers on Chestnut

Fried Clams
Sayle’s Seafood

Fudge
Aunt Leah’s Fudge

Garden
Valero & Sons, Inc.

Gift Shop
Anderson's

Hair Salon
A Cut Above

Hair Stylist
Bart Cosgrove

Hamburger
Stubby's

Historic Site
The Old Mill

Holistic Health
The Nantucket Center for Holistic Health

Hot Dog
Miacomet Golf Course

Ice Cream/Yogurt
The Juice Bar

Inexpensive Meal
Stubby's

Inn
Centerboard Guest House

Interior Designer
Gary McBournie

Island Tour
Gail’s Tours

Italian Restaurant
Sfoglia

Ivory Carver/Scrimshander
David Lazarus

Jewelry Store
Jewel of the Isle

Landscaper
G&M Landscape Services

Lightship Baskets
Michael Kane’s Lightship Baskets

Lobster
Languedoc Bistro

Lobster Bisque
The SeaGrille

Lobster Roll
Sayle’s Seafood

Lunch
Pronto

Luxury Hotel
The Wauwinet Inn

Marina
Nantucket Marine

Men’s Clothing
Murray’s Toggery Shop

Movie theater
Starlight Theatre & Café

Museum
The Whaling Museum

Night Spot
The Chicken Box

Outdoor Dining
Galley Beach

Picnic Lunch
Something Natural

Pizza
Pi Pizzeria

Place to Walk
Sanford Farm

Raw Bar
Spanky’s Raw Bar

Real Estate
Sanford Real Estate

Realtor
Debbi Deeley Culbertson,
Sanford Real Estate

Romantic Dining
Galley Beach

Sandwich Shop
Henry Jr.

Scenic View
Brant Point Lighthouse

Seafood Restaurant
The SeaGrille

Shoe Store
Murray’s Toggery Shop

Specialty Beverage
Nantucket Nectars

Summer Event
The Boston Pops

Sunday Brunch
The Harbor House Village Café

Sunset
Madaket

T-Shirt Shop
Annie & The Tees

Tackle Shop
Barry Thurston’s Tackle Shop

Take-out Meal
Stubby’s

Taxi
A-1 Taxi

Theater Company
Children's Theatre of Nantucket

Walking Tour
Nantucket Ghost Walk

Water-view Dining
Galley Beach

Wine Store
The Cellar

Women’s Clothing
Ceri






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