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Best of Delaware 2019 Readers’ Picks: Retail & Service



Antiques Store

Upstate: The Zeppelin & The Unicorn
400 Silverside Road, Wilmington, 792-0555, zeppelinandunicornantiques.com

Downstate: Simply Charming
2 S. Railroad Ave., Wyoming, 697-6100, simplycharmingde.com

Art Gallery

Upstate: Somerville Manning Gallery
Breck’s Mill, 101 Stone Block Row, Second Floor, Greenville, 652-0271, somervillemanning.com

Downstate: Gallery 37: A Destination for Artful Living
80 S. Walnut St., Milford, 265-2318, facebook.com

Band to Watch

Upstate: Club Phred
Wilmington, 999-9330, clubphred.com

Downstate: Judy Sings the Blues
Lewes, 841-4865, judysingstheblues.com

Barber Shop

Upstate: Delaware Hair & Co.
276 E. Main St., Suite 101, Newark, 266-4401, facebook.com/delawarehairco

Downstate: Faded
37385 Rehoboth Ave., Unit 5, Rehoboth Beach, 260-9603

Bed & Breakfast Inn

Upstate: The Inn at Montchanin Village
528 Montchanin Rd., Montchanin, 888-2133, montchanin.com

Downstate: Addy Sea
99 Ocean View Pkwy., Bethany Beach, 539-3707, addysea.com

Bridal Boutique

Upstate: Claire’s Fashions
1312 Philadelphia Pike, Wilmington, 798-1312, clairesfashions.net

Downstate: The Bridal Boutique Ltd.
2454 Bay Road, Milford, 335-5948, the-bridal-boutique-ltd.com

Consignment Shop

Upstate: Designer Consigner Boutique
7185 Lancaster Pike, Hockessin, 239-4034, designerconsignerde.com

Downstate: Christine’s Consignments
200-A Rehoboth Ave., Rehoboth Beach, 226-1126; 42 Atlantic Ave., Ocean View, 829-1425, facebook.com/ChristinesConsignmentsOV

Day Spa

Upstate: Michael Christopher Salon & Day Spa
20 Montchanin Rd., Suite 10, Greenville, 658-0842, michaelchristopher.com

Downstate: Toppers Salon & Spa
Dover Downs Hotel & Casino, 1131 N. Dupont Hwy., Dover, 857-2020, toppersspa.com


Upstate: Flowers by Yukie
916 N. Union St., Wilmington, 658-8292, flowersbyyukie.com

Downstate: Jen-Mor Florist
2109 S. DuPont Hwy., Dover, 697-3273, jenmor.com

Furniture Store

Upstate: Pala Brothers Furniture
1800 Kirkwood Hwy., Wilmington, 994-0141, palabrothers.com

Downstate: C&E Furniture
1300 Coastal Hwy., Fenwick Island, 581-0132, cefurniture.com

Gala Fundraising Festival

Upstate: The Grand Gala
818 N. Market St., Wilmington, 658-7897, thegrandwilmington.org

Downstate: The Harry K Foundation Christmas Ball
313 S. Boardwalk, Rehoboth Beach, 226-0675, harrykfoundation.org

Garden Center

Upstate: Rosehill Plantery
3068 New Castle Ave., New Castle, 658-1073

Downstate: East Coast Garden Center
30366 Cordrey Road, Millsboro, 945-3489, eastcoastgardencenter.com

Gift Store

Upstate: Heart and Home
230 Peoples Plaza, Newark, 392-8980; 108 E. Main St., Newark, 737-8980; 4770 Limestone Road, Pike Creek, 999-8980, heartandhomede.com

Downstate: Farmhouse 302
10322 Coastal Hwy., Milford, 382-8672, facebook.com/farmhouse302

Gifts for the Bride-To-Be

Upstate: The Enchanted Owl
4021F Kennett Pike, Greenville, 652-2233, enchantedowl.com

Downstate: The Wooden Indian
25 Baltimore Ave., Rehoboth Beach, 227-8331, woodenindianltd.com

Golf Course (Private)

Upstate: Wilmington Country Club
4825 Kennett Pike, Wilmington, 655-6171, wilmingtoncc.com

Downstate: Kings Creek Country Club
One Kings Creek Circle, Rehoboth Beach, 227-7172, kingscreekcountryclub.com

Golf Course (Public)

Upstate: Back Creek Golf Club
101 Back Creek Dr., Middletown, 378-6499, backcreekgc.com

Downstate: Baywood Greens
33267 E. Clubhouse Way, Long Neck , 947-9225, baywoodgreens.com

Gym/Fitness Studio

Upstate: Evolution Krav Maga
4905 Mermaid Blvd., Wilmington, (484) 318-9794, evolutionkravmagade.com

Downstate: Salt Fitness
26348 Broadkill Road, Milton; 37021 Rehoboth Ave., Rehoboth Beach, 725-7777, saltfitnessde.com

Hair Salon/Stylist

Upstate: Meghan Quinn, Salon by Dominic
130 Lantana Dr., Hockessin, 239-8282, salonbydominic.com

Downstate: Tina Granshaw, Toppers Spa
Dover Downs Hotel & Casino, 1131 N. Dupont Hwy., Dover, 857-2020, toppersspa.com

Hardware Store

Upstate: Fairfax Hardware
2201 Concord Pike, Wilmington, 656-2139, facebook.com/fairfaxhardwarede

Downstate: Fenwick Hardware
37520 Lighthouse Rd., Fenwick Island, 539-3915, facebook.com/Fenwickhardware


Upstate: White Clay Creek State Park
750 Thompson Station Rd., Newark, 368-6900, destateparks.com

Downstate: Cape Henlopen State Park
15099 Cape Henlopen Dr., Lewes, 645-8983, destateparks.com

Home & Accessories Store

Upstate: Somethings Unique
3834 Kennett Pike, Greenville, 426-1950, somethingsunique.com

Downstate: Mod Cottage
247A Rehoboth Ave., Rehoboth Beach, 227-7277, modcottage.net


Upstate: Michael Gallagher Jeweler
102 Fox Hunt Dr., Bear, 836-2925, michaelgallagherjewelers.com

Downstate: Ocean View Jewelers
59 Atlantic Ave., Suite 2, Ocean View, 537-1121, facebook.com/OceanViewJewelers

Kids Clothes

Upstate: First & Little Boutique
25 W. Main St., Middletown, 562-8976, firstandlittle.com

Downstate: Fairy Godmother
103 Second St., Lewes, 930-7827, facebook.com/fairygodmother103

Landscape Designer

Upstate: Borsello Landscaping
720 Yorklyn Road, Suite 5, Wilmington, 472-2600, borsellolandscaping.com

Downstate: RSC Landscaping
30366 Cordrey Road, Millsboro, 945-5853, rsclandscaping.com

Lingerie/Intimate Apparel

Upstate: Bare Essentials
4009 Concord Pike, Wilmington, 477-4888, mybareshop.com

Downstate: Something Comfortable
122 Rehoboth Ave., Rehoboth Beach, 227-6180, something-comfortable.com

Live Music Venue

Upstate: The Grand Opera House
818 N. Market St., Wilmington, 652-5577, thegrandwilmington.org

Downstate: Paradise Grill
27344 Bay Road, Long Neck, 945-4500, paradisegrillde.com

Men’s Business Attire

Upstate: Wright & Simon
911 N. Market St., Wilmington, 658-7345, wrightandsimon.com

Downstate: Carltons Men’s & Women’s Apparel
31 Rehoboth Ave., Rehoboth Beach, 227-7990, carltonsapparel.com

Men’s Casual Clothing

Upstate: Wilmington Country Store
4013 Kennett Pike, Greenville, 656-4409, wilmingtoncountrystore.com

Downstate: Shorebreak
123 Second St., Lewes, 645-8488, shopshorebreak.com

Men’s Formal Wear

Upstate: Collars ‘n Cuffs
716 N. Market St., Wilmington, 654-3322, collarsncuffsonline.com

Downstate: Carltons Men’s & Women’s Apparel
31 Rehoboth Ave., Rehoboth Beach, 227-7990, carltonsapparel.com

New Car Dealer

Upstate: Martin Honda
298 E. Cleveland Ave., Newark, 738-5200, martinhonda.com

Downstate: i.g. Burton
793 Bay Road, Milford, 796-9702, igburton.com


Upstate: The Reef Seafood & Steak Restaurant
18 Carpenter Plaza, Wilmington, 529-1985, thereefde.com

Downstate: Paradise Grill
27344 Bay Road, Long Neck, 945-4500, paradisegrillde.com

Organic Beauty Product

Upstate: Uncharted Artistry Body Love
465-0993, unchartedartistrybodylove.com

Downstate: Euphoric Herbals Apothecary
621 N. Dupont Hwy., Milford, 491-4443, delawareapothecary.com

Pet Groomer

Upstate: Riverfront Pets
311 Justison St., Wilmington, 428-9777, riverfrontpets.com

Downstate: Bow Wow Petique
2039 S. Dupont Hwy., Dover, 697-8445, facebook.com/Bow-Wow-Petique

Pet Store

Upstate: Riverfront Pets
311 Justison St., Wilmington, 428-9777, riverfrontpets.com

Downstate: Yarn and Bone Pet Supply
129 N. Main St., Suite 1, Camden, 423-8889; 3 N. First St., #3, Rehoboth Beach, 278-7845, yarnandbone.com

Radio DJ

Upstate: The Breakfast Blend (Paula Ryan, Tyler Daniel and Blair Thomas), WXCY-103.7 FM

Downstate: Bill Sammons & Denise Harper, WKNZ 88.7

Radio Station for Music

Upstate: WSTW 93.7 FM

Downstate: WKNZ 88.7

Radio Station for News

Upstate: WDEL 101.7 FM/1150 AM

Downstate: WGMD 92.7

Radio Station for Sports

Upstate: WDEL 101.7 FM/1150 AM

Downstate: WGMD 92.7

Radio Talk Show Host

Upstate: Rick Jensen, WDEL 101.7 FM/1150 AM

Downstate, Jake Smith, WGMD 92.7

Surf Shop

East of Maui
104 Saint Louis St., Dewey Beach, 227-4703; 34 Cape Henlopen Dr., Lewes, 827-4466, eastofmaui.com

Table Settings

Upstate: The Enchanted Owl
4021F Kennett Pike, Greenville, 652-2233, enchantedowl.com

Downstate: The Wooden Indian
25 Baltimore Ave., Rehoboth Beach, 227-8331, woodenindianltd.com

Tattoo Artist/Shop

Upstate: Poppycock Tattoo & Piercing
115 W. Eighth St., Wilmington, 543-7973, poppycocktattoo.com

Downstate: Homeward Tattoo & Body Piercing
37169 Rehoboth Ave., Unit 10, Rehoboth Beach, 226-8145, homewardtattoo.com

Toy Store

Upstate: Annabelle’s Attic
732-B Ferry Cut Off St., New Castle, 322-6211, annabellesattic.net

Downstate: Kids’ Ketch
132 Second St., Lewes, 645-8448, facebook.com/Kids-Ketch

TV Personality

Upstate: Tim Furlong, NBC-10

Downstate: Steve Hammond, WBOC-16

Wedding Planner

Upstate: Coordinating Dreams
494-3637, coordinatingdreamsllc.com

Downstate: Elevee & Co.
545-0412, eleveeandco.com

Wedding Reception Site

Upstate: Hilton Wilmington/Christiana
100 Continental Dr., Newark, 454-1500, hiltonchristiana.com

Downstate: The Clubhouse at Baywood
32267 Clubhouse Way, Millsboro, 947-9225, baywoodclubhouse.com

Wine Store

Upstate: Kreston’s Wine & Spirits
904 Concord Ave., Wilmington, 652-3792, krestonwines.com

Downstate: Atlantic Liquors
19108 Coastal Highway, #1, Rehoboth Beach, 645-5229, atlanticliquors.net

Women’s Business Attire

Upstate: Claire’s Fashions
1312 Philadelphia Pike, Wilmington, 798-1312, clairesfashions.net

Downstate: The Loocke
123 W. Loockerman St., Dover, 241-2023

Women’s Casual Clothing

Upstate: Nicole J Boutique
17 Wood St., Middletown, 376-7393, nicolejboutique.com

Downstate: Blu Vintage
150 S. Governors Ave., Dover, 450-3167, shopbluvintage.com

Women’s Evening Attire

Upstate: Claire’s Fashions
1312 Philadelphia Pike, Wilmington, 798-1312, clairesfashions.net

Downstate: The Wedding Boutique
125A Loockerman St., Dover, 674-8343, theweddingboutique.net