Lower Cape: ‘Best of’ 2017

Dining, Food & Lodging

BAKERY

Gold | Eat Cake 4 Breakfast Bakery, Brewster

Silver | Cottage Street Bakery, Orleans

BED & BREAKFAST/INN

Gold | Nauset House Inn, East Orleans

Silver | Candleberry Inn, Brewster

BREAKFAST

Gold | Hole In One Breakfast & Lunch, Orleans

Silver | Larry's PX, Chatham

BURGER

Gold | A&W All American Food, Harwich Port

Silver | Land Ho!, Harwich Port

CATERER

Gold | Sumptuous Events & Catering, Orleans

Silver | The Mason Jar, Harwich Port

CHOWDER

Gold | Brewster Fish House, Brewster

Silver | Land Ho!, Orleans

COCKTAILS

Gold | Mahoney's Atlantic Bar & Grill, Orleans

Silver | Wild Goose Tavern, Chatham

COFFEE

Gold | Hot Chocolate Sparrow, Orleans

Silver | Snowy Owl Coffee Roasters, Brewster

ETHNIC RESTAURANT

Gold | Buca's Tuscan Roadhouse, Harwich

Silver | Guapo's Tortilla Shack, Orleans

FAMILY DINING

Gold | Lobster Claw Restaurant, Orleans

Silver | The Chatham Squire, Chatham

FARM STAND/FARMERS MARKET

Gold | Orleans Farmers' Market, Orleans

Silver | Nauset Farms, Orleans

FINE DINING

Gold | Brewster Fish House, Brewster

Silver | Cape Sea Grille, Harwich Port

FRIED CLAMS

Gold | JT's Seafood Restaurant, Brewster

Silver | Kate's Seafood, Brewster

ICE CREAM

Gold | Sundae School Ice Cream, Harwich Port

Silver | Schoolhouse Ice Cream, Harwich Port

LOBSTER ROLL

Gold | Lobster Claw Restaurant, Orleans

Silver | Orleans Waterfront Inn, Orleans

LUNCH

Gold | Land Ho!, Harwich Port

Silver | Kate's Seafood, Brewster

MOTEL

Gold | The Cove Motel, Orleans

Silver | Skaket Beach Motel, Orleans

OUTDOOR RESTAURANT

Gold | Brax Landing Restaurant, Harwich Port

Silver | Bistro on Main, Chatham

PIZZA

Gold | George's Pizza House, Harwich Port

Silver | Ember Coal Fired Pizza & Wings, Harwich Port

RAW BAR

Gold | The Port Restaurant, Harwich Port

Silver | Chatham Raw Bar, Chatham

RESORT/HOTEL

Gold | Wequassett Resort and Golf Club, Harwich

Silver | Chatham Bars Inn, Chatham

RESTAURANT REACHABLE BY BOAT

Gold | Brax Landing Restaurant, Harwich Port

Silver | Outer Bar & Grille at Wequassett, Harwich

RESTAURANT WINE SELECTION

Gold | Abba, Orleans

Silver | Buca's Tuscan Roadhouse, Harwich

ROMANTIC RESTAURANT

Gold | Captain Linnell House, Orleans

Silver | Abba, Orleans

SANDWICHES

Gold | Corner Store, Chatham

Silver | Nauset Grill, Orleans

SEAFOOD MARKET

Gold | Chatham Fish & Lobster, Chatham

Silver | Nauset Fish & Lobster Pool, Orleans

SEAFOOD RESTAURANT

Gold | Brewster Fish House, Brewster

Silver | Cape Sea Grille, Harwich Port

SUSHI

Gold | Bluefins Sushi & Sake Bar, Chatham

Silver | Noble House, West Harwich

WATERVIEW RESTAURANT

Gold | Twenty-eight Atlantic at Wequassett, Harwich

Silver | Stars at Chatham Bars Inn, Chatham

Shopping

ANTIQUES

Gold | Kahn Fine Antiques, Chatham

Silver | Wayne's Antiques, Brewster

BIKE STORE

Gold | Orleans Cycle, Orleans

Silver | Brewster Bike, Brewster

BOOKSTORE

Gold | The Brewster Book Store, Brewster

Silver | Yellow Umbrella Books, Chatham

CANDY SHOP

Gold | Chatham Candy Manor, Chatham

Silver | Hot Chocolate Sparrow, Orleans

CHILDREN's SHOP

Gold | Red Balloon Toy Shop, Orleans

Silver | Chatham Children's Shop, Chatham

FINE ARTS GALLERY

Gold | Gallery 31 Fine Art, Orleans

Silver | Left Bank Gallery, Orleans

FLOWER SHOP

Gold | Flowers By Mary, Orleans

Silver | Thayer's Flowers, South Harwich

GARDEN CENTER

Gold | Agway of Cape Cod, Chatham

Silver | Snow's Home and Garden, Orleans

GIFT SHOP

Gold | Potted Geranium, West Harwich

Silver | Oceana, Orleans

JEWELRY

Gold | Forest Beach Designer - Goldsmiths, Chatham

Silver | The East Wind Silver Co., Chatham

LIQUOR/WINE STORE

Gold | Cranberry Liquors, Harwich Port

Silver | Main Street Wine & Gourmet, Orleans

LOCAL CRAFTS/ART

Gold | Yankee Ingenuity, Chatham

Silver | Adorn, East Orleans

MEN'S CLOTHING

Gold | Puritan Cape Cod, Chatham

Silver | Watson's Men's Store, Orleans

PET STORE

Gold | Agway of Cape Cod, Orleans

Silver | Paws & Claws, Chatham

SHOP for HOME

Gold | Snow's Home and Garden, Orleans

Silver | Tale of the Cod, Chatham

TOY SHOP

Gold | Red Balloon Toy Shop, Orleans

Silver | Dr. Gravity's Kite Shop, Harwich Port

WEDDING SHOP & SERVICES

Gold | Hair Affinity, Chatham

Silver | Heather's Hairport Salon & Spa, Harwich Port

WOMEN'S CLOTHING

Gold | Sundance Clothing Co., Chatham

Silver | Ragg Time, Orleans

Things To Do

BEACH

Gold | Nauset Beach, Orleans

Silver | Red River Beach, Harwich

DAY SPA

Gold | Newbury Street South Salon & Spa, Harwich

Silver | The E Spa, Brewster

FAMILY ACTIVITY

Gold | Cape Cod Museum of Natural History, Brewster

Silver | Cape Escape Adventure Golf, Orleans

GOLF COURSE

Gold | The Captains Golf Course, Brewster

Silver | Cranberry Valley Golf Course, Harwich

GYM/WELLNESS CENTER

Gold | Body Strong Fitness, Orleans

Silver | Fitness Revolution, Orleans

HAIR SALON

Gold | Hair Affinity, Chatham

Silver | Newbury Street South Salon & Spa, South Harwich

KIDS ACTIVITY

Gold | Cape Cod Museum of Natural History, Brewster

Silver | Meryl's Music and Arts Centers, Harwich

LAND & SEA EXCURSIONS

Gold | Blue Claw Boat Tours, Orleans

Silver | Monomoy Island Excursions, Harwich Port

MUSEUM

Gold | Cape Cod Museum of Natural History, Brewster

Silver | Atwood House Museum, Chatham

NIGHTLIFE/MUSIC

Gold | The Chatham Squire, Chatham

Silver | The Woodshed, Brewster

PARK or NATURE AREA

Gold | Nickerson State Park, Brewster

Silver | Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge, Chatham

PICNIC SPOT

Gold | Nickerson State Park, Brewster

Silver | Nauset Beach, Orleans

RAINY DAY ACTIVITY

Gold | Cape Cod Museum of Natural History, Brewster

Silver | Orleans Bowling Center, Orleans

SUNSET VIEW

Gold | Rock Harbor, Orleans

Silver | Skaket Beach, Orleans

THEATER/PLAYHOUSE

Gold | Cape Rep Theatre, Brewster

Silver | Chatham Orpheum Theater, Chatham

WALKING or BIKING PATH

Gold | Cape Cod Rail Trail, Brewster, Harwich, Orleans

Silver | Nickerson State Park, Brewster

WEDDING VENUE

Gold | Ocean Edge Resort & Golf Club, Brewster

Silver | The Crosby Mansion, Brewster