Best Of Greenwich 2015

Drumroll please. Here, your picks for the Best of Greenwich

By Jamie Marshall

 

FOOD & DRINKS

BURGER
Little Pub, 531 East Putnam Ave., 203-717-1147; littlepub.co

JAPANESE/SUSHI
Abis, 381 Greenwich Ave. 203-862-9100 abisjapanesetraditionalrestaurant.com

SPANISH + TAPAS
Barcelona, 18 West Putnam Ave. 203-983-6400 barcelonawinebar.com

MEXICAN + MARGARITAS
Boxcar Cantina, 44 Old Field Point Rd. 203-661-4774 boxcarcantina.com

MEDITERRANEAN
Mediterraneo, 366 Greenwich Ave. 203-629-4747 zhospitalitygroup.com

CHINESE
Asiana Cafe, 130 East Putnam Ave. 203-622-6833 asianacafe.com

ASIAN FUSION
Tengda, 21 Field Point Rd. 203-625-5338 tengdaasianbistrogroup.com

FRENCH
Le Penguin, 61 Lewis St. 203-717-1200 lepenguinbistro.com

INDIAN
Mumbai Times, 140 East Putnam Ave. 203-625-5500 mumbaitimesct.com

GREEK
Famous Greek Kitchen, 10 North Water St. 203-531-6887 famousgreekkitchen.com

THAI
Little Thai Kitchen, 21 St. Roch Ave. 203-622-2972 littlethaikitchen.com

SEAFOOD
Elm Street Oyster House, 11 West Elm St. 203-629-5795 elmstreetoysterhouse.com

RIBS/BARBEQUE
Bobby Q’s Pit Stop, 1340 East Putnam Ave. 203-990-0606 bobbyqspitstop.com

HOT DOGS
Joey B’s Famous Chili Hub, 118 River Rd. Ext. 203-661-0573

BAGELS
Upper Crust Bagel Company, 197 Sound Beach Ave. 203-698-0079 uppercrustbagel.com

FISH MARKET
Fjord Fish Market, 158 East Putnam Ave. 203-661-5006 fjordct.com

PIZZA
Pizza Post, 522 East Putnam Ave. 203-661-0909 thepizzapost.com

DINER
Glory Days, 69 East Putnam Ave. 203-661-9067 glorydaysdiner.com

ITALIAN
Golden View Firenze, 249 Railroad Ave. 203-817-0919 gvfct.com

WINE BAR
Harvest Wine Bar & Restaurant, 372 Greenwich Ave. 203-869-4080 harvestwinebar.com

STEAKS + RESTAURANT BAR + BEST SERVICE
Gabriele’s Italian Steakhouse, 35 Church St. 203-622-4223 gabrielesofgreenwich.com

WINE LIST + MARTINIS + OUTDOOR DINING + OUTDOOR BAR
L’escale, 500 Steamboat Rd. 203-661-4600 lescalerestaurant.com

LUNCH + BREAKFAST + CAFE/BISTRO + CREATIVE MENU + WEEKEND BRUNCH
Méli-Mélo, 362 Greenwich Ave. 203-629-6153 melimelogreenwich.com

FAMILY FRIENDLY RESTAURANT
Caren’s Cos Cobber, 31 East Putnam Ave. 203-992-1333 carenscoscobber.com

NEW RESTAURANT + HAMBURGERS + AMERICAN + HAPPY HOUR + PUB
Little Pub, 531 East Putnam Ave. 203-717-1147 littlepub.com

BEST CATERER
Watson Catering, 1 Glenville St., 203-532-0132; watsonscatering.com

BEST VEGETARIAN AND BEST HEALTH FOOD
Green & Tonic, 7 Strickland Rd., Cos Cob, 203-869-1376; 85 Railroad Ave., Greenwich, 203-622-1479; greenandtonic.com.

BEST LIQUOR STORE
Horseneck Liquors, 25 East Putnam Ave., 203-869-8944; horseneckwinesandliquors.com.

HEALTH FOOD + VEGETARIAN + JUICE BAR
Green & Tonic, 7 Strickland Rd. 203-869-1376; 85 Railroad Ave. 203-622-1479 greenandtonic.com

SPECIAL OCCASION
J House Restaurant, 1114 East Putnam Ave. 203-698-6980 jhousegreenwich.com

BEER SELECTION + SPECIALTY BEER
The Ginger Man, 64 Greenwich Ave. 203-861-6400 gingermangreenwich.com

HOTEL RESTAURANT
Thomas Henkelmann at Homestead Inn, 420 Field Point Rd. 203-869-7500 homesteadinn.com

DELI
Corbo’s Corner Deli, 1380 East Putnam Ave. 203-354-4675; 59 East Putnam Ave. 203-869-8500; 470 West Putnam Ave. 203-629-4987 corbosdeli.com

GOURMET GROCERY
Kings, 26 Arcadia Rd. 203-637-1701 kingsfoodmarkets.com

GOURMET TO GO
Aux Delices, 3 W. Elm St. 203-622-6644 1075 E. Putnam Ave. 203-698-1066 auxdelicesfoods.com

COFFEE SHOP
The Drawing Room, 5 Suburban Ave. 203-661-3737 thedrawingroom.cc

DESSERTS
DiMare Pastry Shop, 1245 Post Rd. 203-637-4781 dimarepastry.com

CANDY STORE + CHOCOLATE SHOP
Darlene’s Heavenly Desires, 185 Sound Beach Ave. 203-698-9441

CATERER
Watson’s Catering, 1 Glenville St. 203-532-0132 watsonscatering.com

BAKERY + CUPCAKES
Sweet Lisa’s, 3 Field Rd. 203-869-9545 sweetlisas.com

WINE SHOP
Wine Wise, 122 East Putnam Ave. 203-340-2440 winewisegreenwich.com

LIQUOR STORE
Horseneck Wine & Liquor, 25 East Putnam Ave. 203-869-8944 horseneckwines andliquors.com

FROZEN YOGURT
Pinkberry, 369 Greenwich Ave. 203-622-1782 pinkberry.com

ICE CREAM
Gofer Ice Cream, 522 East Putnam Ave. 203-661-9080 gofericecream.com

 

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BARS & VENUES

MUSEUM
Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr. 203-869-0376 brucemuseum.org

ART GALLERY
Samuel Owen Gallery, 382 Greenwich Ave. 203-422-6500 samuelowen.com

CHILDREN’S MUSIC LESSONS
Riverside School of Music, 401 East Putnam Ave. 203-661-9501 atelierconstantinpopescu.com

LOCAL HOTEL
Delamar Greenwich Harbor, 500 Steamboat Rd. 203-661-9800 delamargreenwich.com

SINGLES SCENE (under 35)
The Ginger Man, 64 Greenwich Ave. 203-861-6400 gingermangreenwich.com

SINGLES SCENE (over 35)
L’escale, 500 Steamboat Rd. 203-661-4600 lescalerestaurant.com

RESTAURANT BAR
Gabriele’s Italian Steakhouse, 35 Church St. 203-622-4223 gabrielesofgreenwich.com

SPORTS BAR
Sundown Saloon, 403 Greenwich Ave. 203-629-8212 sundownsaloon.com

LIVE MUSIC SPOT
Beach House Cafe, 220 Sound Beach Ave. 203-637-0367 beachhousecafe.com

 

FASHION & DESIGN

DEPARTMENT STORE BLACK TIE ATTIRE + JEANS + WOMEN’S SHOES
Saks Fifth Avenue, 205 Greenwich Ave. 203-862-5300 saksfifthavenue.com

CONSIGNMENT
Roundabout, 48 West Putnam Ave. 203-552-0787 roundaboutcouture.com

LINGERIE
Petticoat Lane, 347 Greenwich Ave. 203-863-0045 bagshop.com

ACCESSORIES
Anthropologie, 480 W. Putnam Ave. 203-422-5421 anthropologie.com

EYEWEAR
Sound Beach Optiks, 177 Sound Beach Ave. 203-637-3120 soundbeachoptiks.com

SWIMWEAR
Everything But Water, 84 Greenwich Ave. 203-622-1878 everythingbutwater.com

WOMEN’S FASHION + MEN’S FASHION + COCKTAIL ATTIRE + MEN’S SHOES + DESIGNER JEWELRY
Richards, 359 Greenwich Ave. 203-622-0551 mitchellstores.com

TEEN FASHION
WishList, 350 Greenwich Ave. 203-629-4600 shopwishlist.com

TAILOR
Ted the Tailor, 2 Church St. 203-869-5699

DESIGNER BOUTIQUE
Intermix, 325 Greenwich Ave. 203-302-3200 intermixonline.com

WOMEN’S WATCHES + ESTATE JEWELRY
Betteridge, 117 Greenwich Ave. 203-869-0124 betteridge.com

MEN’S WATCHES
Manfredi Jewels, 121 Greenwich Ave. 203-622-1414 manfredijewels.com

LOCAL JEWELRY BOUTIQUE
Steven Fox, 8 Lewis St. 203-629-3303 stevenfoxjewelry.com

COSTUME JEWELRY
Out of the Box, 73 Greenwich Ave. 203-625-9696 outoftheboxclothes.com

HOME ACCESSORIES BOUTIQUE
Splurge, 39 Lewis St. 203-869-7600 splurgegifts.com

LINENS
Lynnens, 278 Greenwich Ave. 203-629-3659 lynnens.com

TRADITIONAL FURNITURE + OUTDOOR FURNITURE
Restoration Hardware, 310 Greenwich Ave. 203-552-1040 restorationhardware.com

CHINA
Hoagland’s of Greenwich, 175 Greenwich Ave. 203-869-2127 hoaglands.com

CONTEMPORARY FURNISHINGS
Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams, 88 Greenwich Ave. 203-661-4480 mgbwhome.com

RUGS
Turabian & Sariyan, 21 Northfield St. 203-869-5950 turabianandsariyan.com

FLORIST
McArdle’s Florist & Garden Center, 48 Arch St. 203-661-5600 mcardles.com

GARDEN CENTER
Sam Bridge Nursery and Greenhouses, 437 North St. 203-869-3418 sambridgegardencenter.com

ANTIQUES/ VINTAGE STORE
Estate Treasures, 1162 East Putnam Ave. 203-637-4200 estatetreasures.com

BOOKSTORE
Diane’s Books, 8A Grigg St. 203-869-1515 dianesbooks.com

LIVERY SERVICE
Rudy’s Executive Transportation, 209 Bruce Park Ave. 203-609-8000 rudylimo.com

 

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BEAUTY & WEDDINGS

WEDDING FLORAL DESIGNER
McArdle’s Florist & Garden Center, 48 Arch St. 203-661-5600 mcardles.com

WEDDING RECEPTION SITE
Delamar Greenwich Harbor, 500 Steamboat Rd. 203-661-9800 delamargreenwich.com

L’escale 500 Steamboat Rd. 203-661-4600 lescalerestaurant.com

BRIDAL GOWNS
Fontana Couture, 51 East Putnam Ave. 203-204-8600 fontanabridalsalon.com

BRIDESMAID DRESS BOUTIQUE
Marietta C, 436 East Putnam Ave. 203-661-2171 mariettac.com

WEDDING RINGS
Lux Bond & Green, 169 Greenwich Ave. 203-629-0900 lbgreen.com

WEDDING CAKES
DiMare Pastry Shop, 1245 Post Rd. 203-637-4781 dimarepastry.com

WEDDING INVITATIONS
Thérèse Saint Clair, 96 Greenwich Ave. 203-661-2927 theresesaintclair.com

WEDDING GIFTS + WEDDING REGISTRY
Hoagland’s of Greenwich, 175 Greenwich Ave. 203-869-2127 hoaglands.com

TUXEDO SHOP
Jos. A. Bank, 409 East Putnam Ave. 203-869-6087 josbank.com

COSMETICS STORE
Sephora, 75 Greenwich Ave. 203-422-2191 sephora.com

WOMEN’S SALON
Jaafar Tazi, 149 Greenwich Ave. 203-340-2525 jaafartazi.com

MEN’S SALON
Kennedys Barber Club, 116 East Putnam Ave. 203-769-5729 kennedysbarberclub.com

DAY SPA + FACIAL
Dream Spa & Salon, 151 Greenwich Ave. 203-629-2525 dreamdayspa.com

BLOW OUT
Christopher Noland — Do’s Salon, 25 Lewis St. 203-489-3200 doshair.com

COLORIST
Color Cafe, 23 Benedict Pl. 203-769-1929 colorcafegreenwich.com

MASSAGE
Massage Mavens, 59 Le Grande Ave. 203-340-2518 massagemavens.com

WAXING
Celia B. Skin Care, 181 Greenwich Ave., 2nd floor 203-861-6850 celiabskincare.com

MANICURE + PEDICURE
Ave Nails, 375 Greenwich Ave., 203-552-9222

AIRBRUSH TANNING
Zen Bronze, 1081 East Putnam Ave. 203-990-0209 zenbronze.com

FACIAL
Dream Spa, 151 Greenwich Avenue, 203-629-2525; dreamdayspa.com

 

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FITNESS & FAMILY

PUBLICK GOLF COURSE
Griffith E. Harris, 1300 King St. 203-531-7200 greenwichct.org

PUBLICK TENNIS COURTS
Bruce Park, Bruce Park Dr. 203-622-7814 greenwichct.org

WATER SPORTS
Greenwich Water Club, 49 River Rd. 203-661-4033 greenwichwaterclub.com

PILATES
Core Pilates, 6 West Putnam Ave. 203-914-4433 corepilatesstudios.com

YOGA STUDIO
Kaia Yoga, 328 Pemberwick Rd. 203-532-0661 kaiayoga.com

SPINNING CLASSES
SoulCycle, 266 Mason St. 203-653-7685 soul-cycle.com

FITNESS CLUB
Equinox, 16 Old Track Rd. 203-863-0070 equinox.com

GOLF EQUIPMENT
Greenwich Golf Fitting Studio, 222 Mill St. 203-532-4810 greenwichgolf.com

FITNESS STUDIO
Division 1 Prep, 200 N. Pemberwick Rd. 203-489-3300 d1prep.com

BOOKSTORE
Diane’s Books, 8A Grigg St., 203-869-1515; dianesbooks.com

KIDS’ FITNESS
Jack Rabbits Gymnastics Club, 397 Round Hill Rd. 203-622-0004 jackrabbitsgym.com

FITNESS GEAR/ CLOTHING
Lululemon Athletica, 151 Greenwich Ave. 203-622-5046 lululemon.com

BICYCLE SHOP
Dave’s Cycle, 78 Valley Rd. 203-661-7736 gdaves.com

COOKING CLASSES
Aux Délices, 3 West Elm St. 203-622-6644; 1075 East Putnam Ave. 203-698-1066 auxdelicesfoods.com

PERSONAL CHEF SERVICES
The Cooking Fairy, 914-548-9379 thefairycook.com

BABY STORE
Giggle, 102 Greenwich Ave. 203-622-6775 giggle.com

NANNY & BABYSITTING SERVICES
Sterling Care, 35 Glenville Rd. 203-532-0500 sterlingcare.com

CHILDREN’S CLOTHES
Janie and Jack, 107 Greenwich Ave. 203-422-5080 janieandjack.com

CHILDREN’S HAIRCUTS
Graham’s, 60 Greenwich Ave. 203-983-6800 grahamstoys.com

PET SUPPLIES + PET CLOTHING
Pet Pantry Warehouse, 290 Railroad Ave. 203-869-6444 ppwpet.com

MUSEUM FOR CHILDREN
Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr. 203-869-0376 brucemuseum.org

ART GALLERY
Samuel Owen Gallery, 382 Greenwich Ave. 203-422-6500 samuelowen.com

COLLEGE PREP
Carnegie Pollak, 136 Old Stone Bridge Rd. 203-352-3500 carnegiepollak.com

TOY STORE
Smart Kids Toys, 17 East Elm St. 203-869-0022 sktoys.com

CHILDREN’S MUSIC LESSONS
Greenwich Voice Studio, 203-987-7507 greenwichvoicestudio.com

MUSIC LESSONS
Riverside School of Music, 401 East Putnam Ave. 203-661-9501 atelierconstantinpopescu.com

RADIO STATION/AM
WGCH, 1490 AM 71 Lewis St. 203-869-1490 wgch.com

RADIO STATION/PERSONALITY
Tony Savino–WGCH, 71 Lewis St. 203-869-1490 wgch.com

LOCAL BAND/ROCK + LOCAL BAND/COVER
Short Bus, theshortbusrocks.com

PERFORMING ARTS
Greenwich Symphony, 10 Hillside Rd. 203-869-2664 greenwichsymphony.org

DANCE STUDIO
Arthur Murray, 6 Lewis St. 203-769-1800 arthurmurraygreenwich.com

ART CLASSES
Action Art School, 242 Sound Beach Ave. 203-637-2685 actionartschool.com

DOG GROOMER/ PET SPA
Barks & Bubbles, 60 Pemberwick Rd. 203-531-7787 barksandbubblegrooming.com

VETERINARIAN
Greenwich Animal Hospital, 430 West Putnam Ave. 203-869-0534 greenwichanimalhospital.com

AUTO REPAIR
Zelenz Bros. Auto Body, 37 Sherwood Pl. 203-869-1414

CAR WASH
Splash Car Wash, 73 East Putnam Ave. 203-625-0809; 625 W. Putnam Ave. 203-531-4497 splashcarwashes.com