EG’s ‘Best of Rhode Island’ Winners

by | Aug 6, 2019

Rhode Island Monthly’s Best of Rhode Island for 2019 is out and here are the East Greenwich – and a couple EG- adjacent – winners (many are pictured above at the magazine’s annual unveiling event):

Editor’s Choice
Wellness Studio: Sundance Massage and Wellness

Statewide Readers Choice
Locally Owned Home Decor Store: The White Elephant
Photographer and Wedding Photographer: Sara Zarrella (Sara is an EG native who until recently had an office on Main Street. Her #2 photographer, Dan Phillips, is also originally from EG).
Morning Talk Show Host: Gene Valicenti, WPRO
Wedding DJ: Elite Entertainment

West Bay Readers Choice
Art Gallery: Nancy Stephen Gallery and School of Art
Asian Restaurant: Kon Asian Bistro and Hibachi Grill
Breakfast: Dante’s Kitchen
Burger: Feast
Coffee Shop: The Nook Coffee House
Diner: Jigger’s Diner
Florist: Sprigs Flowers
Gift Store: Sweet Twist
Ice Cream: Clementine’s Homemade Ice Cream
Italian Restaurant: Siena Cucina
Latin Restaurant: Tio Mateo’s Mexican Grille and Greenwich Bay Gourmet
Local Market: Dave’s Marketplace
Local Music Venue: Greenwich Odeum
Locally Owned Men’s Boutique: Blueprints
Locally Owned Women’s Boutique: Bags by Iris
Neighborhood Bar: The Trap Brew Pub and Grill (OK, so The Trap is actually in the Potowomut section of Warwick, but we all think of it as an EG place)
Pizza: Twisted Pizza (There are a few “Twisted” but of course we’re partial to Filippou’s Twisted on Main Street)
Vintage Store: The White Elephant (a winner in two categories!)
Wine Shop: The Savory Grape

Congrats to all the winners. Lucky for us, East Greenwich is full of great places to eat, shop and visit!

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C Corenthal
C Corenthal
August 7, 2019 6:38 pm

It’s so true that EG has a vibrant Downtown filled with wonderful shops and delicious food. I bring all of my visitors to Clementines where I am partial to chocolate brownie.


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