Explore the Best of

Cape Cod

& the Islands

Cape Cod LIFE's Annual Readers' Choice Awards

Cape Cod Life's annual Best of awards are the original longest-running readers' choice awards in the region. The categories are awarded based on thousands of votes by those who love and know the Cape & Islands best. So if you're looking for somewhere to grab a bite, do some shopping, or a new place to explore, let this be your guide!



Night Wedding with Star trails

The Dennis Inn

Dennis | Mid Cape

Lambert’s Rainbow Fruit

Centerville | Mid Cape

Cape Cod Canal

Buzzards Bay | Upper Cape
Shopping list

Eastham Superette

Eastham | Outer Cape
Botanica interior


Provincetown | Outer Cape
Men's Clothing

Puritan Cape Cod – Chatham

Chatham | Lower Cape
The Lockhart Collection Interior

The Lockhart Collection

Nantucket | Nantucket

Martha’s Vineyard Museum

Vineyard Haven | Martha's Vineyard
WOOF Cottages

WOOF Cottages

Nantucket | Nantucket

Belfry Inn & Bistro

Sandwich | Upper Cape

ABBA Restaurant

Orleans | Lower Cape
Painting at Thomas Henry Gallery

Thomas Henry Gallery

Nantucket | Nantucket
Wellfleet Marketplace Exterior

Wellfleet Marketplace

Wellfleet | Outer Cape
Wine Glass

Harvest Gallery Wine Bar

Dennis | Mid Cape

The E Spa

Brewster | Lower Cape

Falmouth Raw Bar

Falmouth | Upper Cape
Barb's Bike Shop Bikes

Barb’s Bike Shop

South Dennis | Mid Cape

Susan Lister Locke Jeweler

Nantucket | Nantucket

Headlines Salon & Day Spa

Falmouth | Upper Cape
Nantucket Meat & Fish Market steaks

Nantucket Meat & Fish Market

Nantucket | Nantucket
Fresh made donuts

Hole In One Restaurant

Orleans | Lower Cape

Mad Max Sailing Adventures

Edgartown | Martha's Vineyard

Copper Wok

Vineyard Haven | Martha's Vineyard
Romantic table at American Seasons Restaurant

American Seasons

Nantucket | Nantucket