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Best of the North Fork

Narrowing down a list for the best of the best is no easy feat, but we intensely deliberated each of the 50 categories and have come up with our top picks across the North Fork. From the best places to grab drinks with friends to the best home decor shops to the best tasting rooms, these Best Of winners have consistently impressed and inspired us.


Winners & Readers’ Choice Picks

Best B&Bs

Cedar House on Sound, Mattituck – Readers’ Choice Pick

Sannino Vineyard Bed & Breakfast, Cutchogue

The Inn at Harbor Knoll, Greenport

The Farmhouse Bed and Breakfast, Cutchogue

White Cap, New Suffolk

Best Hotels

Aqua by American Beech, Aquebogue

Sound View Greenport, Greenport

The Menhaden, Greenport – Readers’ Choice Pick

The Preston House & Hotel, Riverhead

The Shoals, Southold

Best Clothing Stores

Alex Vinash, Greenport

Lido, Greenport

Mint, Mattituck

North Fork Apothecary, Cutchogue – Readers’ Choice Pick

Tea & Tchotchkes, Greenport

Best Vintage Shops

Fez & Ivy, Southold

In the Attic Too, Mattituck

Privet’s Consignment Warehouse, Riverhead

Small Holdings Farm, Aquebogue

The Times Vintage, Greenport – Readers’ Choice Pick

Best Home Decor Shops

Nicolette’s for the Home, Southold

Pearl on Main, Southold

touchGOODS, Southold

The Weathered Barn, Greenport

White Flower Farmhouse & White Flower, Southold – Readers’ Choice Pick

Best Nurseries and Garden Centers

Gabrielsen’s Country Farms, Jamesport

Peconic River Herb Farm, Calverton

Shade Tree Nursery, Jamesport

Trimble’s of Corchaug Nursery, Cutchogue – Readers’ Choice Pick

Verderber Nursery & Garden Center, Aquebogue