Nantucket Guide 2 0 1 3 S H O P S

Nantucket Guide
Over 100 of the island’s premier establishments
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508-332-3580, The Courtyard at 16 Straight Wharf
Bodhi carries fine quality handcrafted gift items, authentic traditional jewelry
and clothing from Asia. Find cool and unusual gifts for many occasions.
Dokkim Handbags
Nantucket. A place of beautiful shores. Cobblestone streets.
And a collection of the finest shops, galleries, restaurants and
hotels, all in one great location. You’ll find everything from
Nantucket lightship baskets to fine linens, artworks to
antiques, quality apparel to one-of-a-kind jewelry. Plus
restaurants and hotels that offer the best in dining and
Please use this guide as your resource for locating some of
the island’s premier establishments. We welcome you to
Nantucket and hope you enjoy your visit.
508-228-7100, 18B Federal Street
Fine cultivated straw handbags with leather trim. Come visit us at our new location.
Isabel Harvey
508-680-1845, 5 Centre Street,
Sisters, Kimberly and Alexis offer a full line of chic jewelry, stylish clutches &
fine cashmere wraps. Awarded Best of Boston in 2010. Don’t miss our unique
collection of handcrafted Nantucket inspired jewelry!
Island Chic
508-228-1907, 12 Old South Wharf
Located next to Ireland Galleries, find unique jewelry, art and accessories.
Peter England Nantucket
508-228-2557, 11 Old South Wharf,
Luxury knits, all hand loomed in the USA: sweaters, dresses, throws, bags,
pillows and accessories in luminous colors and rare, sumptuous, designer yarns.
508-228-8880, 4 Old South Wharf
An eclectic mix of hand picked accessories, home décor & unique vintage
finds. Design services available.
Summer Shades
508-325-5530, The Courtyard @ 16 Straight Wharf
The island’s largest selection of sunglasses featuring Oliver Peoples, Chanel,
Maui Jim, Oakley, Gucci, Prada, Ray Ban and countless others.
Sweet Liddle . . .
508-228-5602, 19 Old South Wharf
Eco luxury, including handmade accessories for the home or person, local seashell
jewelry, nautical themed designs & other irresistibles.
ViVi G. Shoes
508-228-0411, 25 Center Street,
From Palm Beach to Nantucket, ViVi G. Shoes is the “go-to” boutique for chic
shoes, haute handbags and fabulous accessories.
Michetti Art
Jared Coffin House
508-228-2400, 29 Broad Street,
Originally built in 1845 as a family residence by Jared Coffin, the inn, located in
the center of town, offers air-conditioned and newly furnished accommodations.
The Cottages & Lofts at the Boat Basin
508-325-1499, 24 Old South Wharf,
On the magnificent waterfront, 29 newly furnished cottages and lofts with
kitchens. Pets are welcome in specially designated WOOF COTTAGES.
The Wauwinet
508-228-0145, 120 Wauwinet Road,
This award-winning Relais & Châteaux inn by the sea is an idyllic blend of
extraordinary service, with exceptional dining at TOPPER’S restaurant and deck.
The “Spa by the Sea” provides guests inspired treatments and massages.
White Elephant
508-228-2500, 50 Easton Street,
A premier hotel located on the harbor, just steps from town, features
sophisticated amenities, the award-winning Brant Point Grill restaurant, and
the luxurious White Elephant Spa.
White Elephant Village | Residences
508.228.1500, 19 North Water Street,
A natural extension of the White Elephant hotel, the Village offers one, two, or
three bedroom Residences and the Inn’s suites and deluxe rooms, a heated
pool, cabanas, fitness center and complimentary bicycles.
Artwork & Antiques
Brown Basket Gallery
508-228-9344, 9 Old South Wharf,
Nantucket Lightship Baskets made by G.L. Brown, basketmaker for over
30 years. Ivory & scrimshaw basket tops, and repairs for any basket.
Cavalier Gallery
508-325-4405, 34 Main Street,
Nantucket’s largest gallery, representing the finest in contemporary paintings,
sculpture and photography.
Eric Holch Gallery
508-228-7654, 10 Old South Wharf,
Eric Holch’s crisp, colorful original prints & posters “perfectly capture the spirit
of Nantucket summer.” Prints and posters in all sizes, silk neckties, and cards.
Hill’s of Nantucket/G.S. Hill Gallery - est. 1979
508-228-1353, 40 Straight Wharf,, [email protected]
One-man gallery featuring original paintings, prints & gifts created by Nantucket
artist G.S Hill. We also offer Nantucket Lightship baskets, the “Must Have”
Nantucket freshwater pearl bracelet by Pam Freitus, and a Christmas corner.
Ireland Galleries
508-221-7153, 15A Old South Wharf,
Native Artist, Paul Michetti, captures Nantucket’s wildlife and nature scenes in his
acrylic painting, prints, and cards. A one-of-a-kind gallery. Commissions available.
Pete’s Fresh Fish Prints
508-325-1842, 17 Old South Wharf,
Fish Prints by Peter VanDingstee. Specializing in the fine art of Gyotaku fish printing.
A way of recording the catch since the 1800’s . . . Some fish stories last a lifetime.
Quidley & Company
508-228-4300, 26 Main Street,
Representing the best of contemporary realism and traditional oil painting by
top living artists. Exceptional service while building collections of distinction.
The Anchored Artists
508-825-5077, 16 Old South Wharf,
Nick Addeo and Meredith Hanson, an incredible artistic duo, offer a wonderful
collaboration of original art, crafts, jewelry, hand knitted accessories and apparel
in their very first store on the Wharf!
Home Furnishings & Gifts
508-228-1992, 2 Candle Street,
A boutique store with modern lines, vintage styles, and a unique, casual vibe.
Refined home furnishings, accessories, lighting and gifts. Full design service available.
Coastal Vintage Home & Garden
508-228-4662, 7 South Beach Street,
Vintage and contemporary home furnishings and accessories. Modern and
organic elements with natural charm set the tone; emphasizing form,
function and environment. Design service available.
Freedmans of Nantucket
508-228-3291, 14 Centre Street
Considered Nantucket’s most creative store for one-of-a-kind home accessories,
wedding and host gifts, leather chests, trunks, bars, chairs and stools, clocks like
no others, and off the wall lighting, from $15 to $6,500. 32nd year in business.
It’s a Shore Thing
508-228-1949, 5 Courtyard at Straight Wharf
Unique handmade pottery with inspirational words, organic collection of beachinspired jewelry, glass art, and other exclusive designs, made in New England.
Shreve, Crump & Low
508-228-6246, Zero Main Street,
Carrying some of the world’s finest giftware collections, including Baccarat Crystal,
Herend Porcelain, Nambe, Scott Potter Decoupage, William Yeoward Crystal, and
Shreve, Crump & Low exclusives, including the original Gurgling Cod® Pitcher.
Emilly Brooke Rubin Jewelry Design
508-228-1907, 13 Old South Wharf,
A collection of impressionist and classic traditional paintings and sculptures,
featuring local landscapes and marine art.
508-228-3214, 22A Old South Wharf,
Specializing in one-of-a-kind handmade and Limited Edition pieces using coral,
South Sea & Tahitian pearls, diamonds & gold.
Made On Nantucket
FIGARO Fine Jewelry
508-228-0110, 18 Old South Wharf,
Selling Nantucket art, vintage Bakelite jewelry, bar ware & kitchen items, jewelry and
jewelry repair, photography, art prints and art glass.
508-228-4882, 21 Main Street (new location)
Enlarged collection of estate and designer jewelry, including vintage Victorian,
ageless Art Deco and innovative Italian designer Roberto Coin’s latest creations
plus Nantucket-themed jewelry by Bethany Borzelleri.
Jewelers’ Gallery of Nantucket
LoLa 41o
508-228-0229, 21 Centre Street,
Estate jewelry and island classics including the Turk’s Head braided bracelet
and Nautical Cable Collections, gem-set Sailors’ Valentines and handwoven
gold lightship basket jewelry.
508-325-4001, 15 South Beach Street,
A neo-global bistro and sushi bar specializing in regional cuisine from lands
found along the Northern 41st parallel. Serving dinner daily.
R Simantov Fine Jewelry
508-228-6824, 9a South Beach Street, [email protected]
We present a collection of classical jewelry re-imagined for the 21st Century,
resurrecting lost techniques of the past to create masterpieces with lasting value.
508-325-5111, 38 Main Street,
A charming American bistro using the highest quality ingredients; spanking fresh
fish, prime steaks & signature burgers. Dinner & cocktails are served nightly.
Lunch & breakfast featuring a pancake bar & beautiful patio.
Shreve, Crump & Low
508-228-6246, Zero Main Street,
America’s oldest jeweler is now one of Nantucket’s newest shops. Come see
the finest diamonds, colored gemstones, timepieces, estate and designer jewelry
from around the world.
508-228-3258, 3 Harbor Square,
Start your day with freshly baked pastries, cappuccino or a breakfast sandwich.
Then see why everyone comes back for a “Turkey Terrific” sandwich at lunch.
Vanderbilt Gallery
508-680-1342, 15 South Water Street,
Nantucket’s local best friend offers a wide variety of craft beers with a fresh
diverse menu guaranteed to please the entire family. Lunch & dinner daily.
508-325-4454, 18C Federal Street,
Art from around the world: original paintings of Nantucket scenes and
impressions, wood and bronze sculpture by John Evans, handcrafted jewelry
from the United States of America, Italy and France.
Water Jewels
508-228-0825, 14 Centre Street,
Handcrafted and water polished one-of-a-kind jewels created by specialist
lapidary artist Barbara Harris, along with unique gifts and treasures from
around the world.
MET on Main
Sea Dog Brew Pub
Slip 14
508-228-2033, 14 Old South Wharf,
Dockside dining on the outdoor patio, casual bar area or relaxed inside dining
room. Featuring local seafood and summer fare using the freshest herbs and
vegetables. A great place for cocktails, lunch or dinner.
Straight Wharf Restaurant
Marina & Marine Supplies
508-228-4499, 6 Harbor Square,
Fine seafood in an elegant dining room. Grill menu in the bar. Reservations
recommended. Lunch served July and August. Serving dinner nightly.
Nantucket Boat Basin
Sushi by Yoshi
508-325-1350, 1 Commercial Wharf (Swain’s Wharf),
A 240-slip, full-service marina catering to some of the world’s most discerning
travelers, just two blocks from Nantucket Town.
508-228-1801, 2 East Chestnut Street,
Authentic Japanese restaurant. Tokyo-born owner/chef Yoshi and partner
Donald Noyes have been operating sushi restaurants for more than 25 years.
Nantucket Ship Chandlery
508-228-1101, 1 Main Street,
Serving fine continental and contemporary American cuisine for over 30 years.
Piano music nightly. Serving lunch and dinner, with daily specials.
508-228-2300, 23 Old South Wharf
Nantucket’s largest and most complete marine store offers both yachtsman
and landlubber alike a wide array of nautical supplies, gifts and services.
Movie Theatre & Restaurant
Starlight Theatre & Café
508-228-4479, 1 North Union Street,
A movie theatre with a full-service bar and café. Varied cuisine and wine list.
Relax outside under the grape-covered arbor. Serving lunch and dinner daily.
The Club Car
The Tavern and Gazebo
508-228-1266, 1 Harbor Square,
Casual dockside lunch & dinner, nightly specials featuring fresh local seafood,
hearty sandwiches, famous chowder, and lively Gazebo Bar for cocktails.
TOPPER’S at The Wauwinet
508-228-8768, 120 Wauwinet Road,
Overlooking Nantucket Sound, this relaxed but sophisticated restaurant was
rated the best overall restaurant on Nantucket. Breakfast, lunch, cocktails on the
lawn, dinner and Sunday brunch. Choose indoor or al fresco dining.
Brant Point Grill at White Elephant
508-325-1320, 50 Easton Street,
The island’s premier harborside steak and seafood restaurant with award-winning
wine list. Dine indoors or al fresco overlooking the harbor. Serving breakfast,
lunch, bar menu, dinner and voted the best Sunday brunch on island.
508-228-4242, 21 Federal Street,
Italian-inspired dining in a Grecian Nantucket town house. Outdoor brick patio and
bar. Reservations recommended. Weekend brunch July and August. Dinner nightly.
508-228-9278, 1 Straight Wharf,
This premier oyster bar redefines the seascape of New England cuisine with
casually elegant cuisine, fresh innovative seafood, in a stunning waterfront
setting on Nantucket harbor. Lunch & dinner daily, weekend brunch.
Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank
508-228-1255, Zero Main Street
Founded in 1855, this independent, state-chartered mutual savings bank, with
20 offices, offers a broad range of financial products and services to customers
living on Cape Cod and the surrounding areas.
Cooper Shepherd Real Estate
508-228-5668, Zero Main Street, 2nd Floor,
Experienced realtors happy to show you any property for sale or rent on island.
Hy-Line Cruises
508-228-3949, 34 Straight Wharf,
Operating the only year-round high-speed ferry service to Hyannis; traditional
(seasonal) service to Hyannis where Kids Ride Free; and daily (seasonal)
high-speed departures to Martha’s Vineyard.
Nantucket Bike Shop
508-228-1999, 37 Straight Wharf,
Renters of quality bicycles for the entire family, Yamaha single and double
seat scooters, and 4x4’s for beach driving.
Nantucket Island Chamber of Commerce
508-228-1700, Zero Main Street, 2nd Floor,
Providing all the visitor information needed for a wonderful Nantucket experience,
including guidebooks, brochures and DVD’s.
Nantucket Island Tours
508-228-0334, 34 Straight Wharf,
Step off the ferry and enjoy a fully narrated historic tour of Nantucket that takes you
away from downtown, out to an island rich with natural beauty. See the Old Mill,
‘Sconset Village, Sankaty Head Lighthouse, and more.
Specialty Food
Aunt Leah’s Fudge
Specialty Stores
508-680-1881, 42 Straight Wharf
Last minute drinks, snacks and gift items before getting on the boat. Umbrellas,
sunglasses, magazines, newspapers, Nantucket Apparel and sundry items.
Best of the Beach
508-228-6263, 2 Straight Wharf,
For the Island Lifestyle: Exclusive hand-painted Nantucket Pottery, home furnishings,
apparel, footwear, swimwear, beach gear, gifts and accessories. Registry available.
Cold Noses
508-228-5477, The Courtyard at 16 Straight Wharf,
Unique boutique for dogs, cats and the people who love them. Exclusive Nantucket
collars, leashes, gifts, supplies, breed-specific items and gourmet pet treats.
Island Indulgence
303-960-6478, 43 Straight Wharf
Famous body scrubs, nail care, facial masks & eye care products, intense luxurious
anti-aging treatments, natural botox, and non-surgical face-lifts. All natural awardwinning products, based on DeadSea minerals, Gratiae organic springs & 24k gold.
Island Weaves
508-221-8343, 20 Old South Wharf,
See how beautiful handwovens are made in a working weaving studio. Exquisite
throws, shawls, rugs and more in this new location.
Milly and Grace
508-228-1017, The Courtyard at 16 Straight Wharf,
Free samples of “the best homemade fudge in the world” and famous
Nantucket chocolate-covered cranberries.
508-901-5051, 2 Washington Street,
A fabulously feminine boutique in the ivy-covered building just off Main. Something for
everyone: clothing, jewelry, home décor & gifts! On Facebook, Twitter & Pinterest.
Bartlett’s Farm
Tafari Organics
508-228-9403, 21 Old South Wharf,
Nantucket’s oldest and largest family owned farm is now on Old South Wharf.
Freshly brewed island roasted coffee, farm-made breakfast foods, sandwiches, salads
of farm-made organic greens, hors d’oeuvres, and entrées for any time of day.
508-332-9274 22 Old South Wharf
Authentic, eco-friendly market featuring artisan crafts, organic body products and
unique gifts. Find us on facebook.
The Toy Boat
Dupree & Company
508-228-4552, 41 Straight Wharf,
The island’s oldest and only specialty toy store filled with island-made toys,
folk toys from around the world, local children’s books and more.
508-228-0501, 7 Old South Wharf,
An exceptional selection of hand-cut artisanal cheeses, wines for all occasions,
saucissons, patés, olives, bread, and chocolate. Your Nantucket picnic destination!
Nantucket Ice Cream & Smoothies
508-332-4949, 44 Straight Wharf,
Enjoy the beauty of Nantucket Harbor and a true Taste of the Summer.
Custom blending the island’s favorite smoothies and serving premium ice
cream, breakfast items, take away treats, drinks and more.
Stars Ice Cream
508-228-1095, 5 Harbor Square
Waterfront shop on the docks serving premium ice cream and frozen yogurt, old
fashioned milk shakes, fresh fruit smoothies, soft drinks and Nantucket Nectars.
Straight Wharf Fish Store
Women’s & Men’s Apparel
Dakota Boutique
508-901-5332, 23 Old South Wharf,
A “beachy chic” vibe for women, men & girls with fun & fabulous clothing, jewelry
& accessories from local & national designers. Customized pashminas, cuff links,
charms & bags perfect for weddings and parties. Like on Facebook.
Dockside Apparel
508-325-5654, 45 Straight Wharf
Women & Children’s apparel & accessories, resort wear, jewelry, hats, & totes.
We carry “Fresh Produce” apparel and “Gear” sportswear.
Eye of the Needle
508-228-1095, 4 Harbor Square
Fresh local and exotic seafood; sushi grade tuna, beluga caviar, harpooned
swordfish, clam chowder, lobsters, clams, oysters on the half shell, and awardwinning lobster rolls. Extensive seafood take-out menu.
508-228-1923, 14 Federal Street
Join the Eye of the Needle fan page on Facebook! A celebration of exciting,
magical clothes - just for the fun of it! Everyone’s favorite must-have shop.
Sweet Inspirations Artisan Chocolates
Eye of the Needle on the Wharf
508-228-5814, 26 Centre Street,
Nantucket’s award-winning chocolatier since 1981 is the originator of the
famous Cranberry Creations™ Chocolates and “Coco the Whale” world class
truffles. In-shop artisan kitchen. Open year-round.
508-228-1923, 2 Old South Wharf
Everything beach! Specializing in bathing suits, embellished tunics, colorful
pareos, raffia straw hats, totes, flip flops and jewels to complete your day on
your boat or at the beach. Living, loving, life on ACK!
Haberdashery of New England
One Orange
508-228-2100, 32 Main Street
Lush cashmere, linens, and cottons. Italian weekend wear at its finest,
for him and for her as always.
508-901-5101, 1 Old South Wharf
Collaborative boutique with a curated selection of small independent brands.
Founded and operated by men’s shirting brand Jack Robie. Modern
American-made goods that embody the classic Nantucket styles we love.
Henley & Sloane
18A Federal Street,
Quintessentially English dress shirts, ties, socks and other accessories for
men. Traditional English craftsmanship meets bold colors and patterns in this
eye-catching and whimsical new line of luxury menswear.
Her Sail loft
Peter England Nantucket: The Yachting Collection
508-228-4491, 4 South Water Street
A new Sail Loft women’s boutique offering clothing, shoes and accessories.
A modern twist on the laid-back elegance of Nantucket style provides the
perfect beach or dinner outfit for the island’s most fashionable women.
508-228-1977, 3 Old South Wharf,
Luxury knits for men and women all hand loomed in the USA - sweaters,
shirts, and accessories in brilliant colors of Irish linen, organic cotton and
some rare, hard to find yarns.
Island Fashion
Sail Loft
303-960-6478, 39 Straight Wharf
Offering an exclusive line of clothing, where each piece is exceptional and
handmade with a unique mix of prints, colors and fabric.
508-228-4491, 4 South Water Street
A boutique setting with a wide variety of apparel. Arc’Teryx, Helly Hansen,
Kiel James Patrick, Scott Barber, Maui Jim, American Apparel and more for
the competitive sailor and everyone looking for premium quality products.
Jack Wills, Nantucket
508-332-1601, 11 South Water Street,
Founded in Salcombe, England, the “Fabulously British” lifestyle brand,
Jack Wills, is heavily inspired by British heritage and culture.
Johnstons Cashmere
508-228-5450, 4 Federal Street,
Starting with the world’s finest Cashmere, then adding tops, jeans, belts,
bags, boots, sandals, scarves, skin care, jewelry jackets and gifts. “My first
stop when I get to the island, and my source from home. I ❤ Johnstons.”
508-325-7878, 20 Centre Street,
Ultra-luxe sportswear blends current fashion with classics. Artisanal fabrics &
workmanship. Uncompromised fit, natural comfort, huge palette of colors.
Marina Clothing
508-228-6868, 5 Old South Wharf
Men’s clothing that makes a statement with quality, textures, colors, attention
to details and value. Featuring Robert Graham, Martin Gordon, Agave, Saltaire,
Converse, Victorinox, Hiltl and Borgo. A destination store for 25 years.
508-901-5561, Zero Candle Street,
Clothing and accessories for fabulous living. Follow Monelle on facebook
“Monelle” and twitter “Monelle VT” for private sales.
Nantucket Boat Basin Authentic Shop
508-228-5470, 33 Straight Wharf
Providing the highest quality wearables, headwear and accessories to visitors,
boaters & islanders. Come see the latest Boat Basin and Nantucket merchandise.
Nantucket Brand
508-228-7540, 10 Federal Street,
Men’s & Women’s Clothing & Accessories, Jewelry, Primitive wood signs, Weather
vanes, Door knockers, Lamps, Hooked rugs and many other Unique gifts.
Nantucket Peddler
508-325-5654, 37 Straight Wharf
For all your Champion clothing, t-shirts, sweatshirts, hats and novelty gifts.
Nina McLemore
508-228-6737, 22 Centre Street,
Designer women’s collection with elegant timeless styling, luxurious natural
fabrics, brilliant colors for day and evening. Styles that fit and are designed for
travel. Jackets with distinctive styling and pants with great fit. Sizes 0 – 18.
508-228-1977, 23 Centre Street
Jewelry and objects by Ted Muehling and Gabriella Kiss. Designer clothing
and beautiful handwoven scarves and shawls.
Sara Campbell
5 South Beach Street,, [email protected]
Next to the Nantucket Yacht Club, this charming boutique offers women
color, style, and comfort. Beachwear to dresses, jewelry to accessories, this
Boston-based designer brings a fresh and fun look to your wardrobe.
508-228-3400, 9B South Beach Street,
Boston’s award-winning women’s boutique. The latest from the best in
European and American fashion: Altuzarra, Balmain, Bottega Veneta, Delfina
Delettrez, Emilio Pucci, Giambattista Valli, K Jacques, Rochas, Tomas Maier.
Skirtin’ Around
508-325-0022, 2 Straight Wharf,
Fun and flirty women’s fashions! Sundresses, cover-ups, skirts, shorts and
tops in colorful prints. A variety of beach bags, handbags, jewelry and sandals.
Stephanie’s Nantucket
508-228-0242, 42 Main Street
Nantucket’s most creative, fun, and affordable boutique. This gem is a “must
see” for a unique shopping experience.
Style Paris
508-325-6600, 44 Main Street
A luxury line of feminine French women’s clothing, made with the finest
fabrics, such as Loro Piana. Emphasis on bespoke, from riding jackets to
Audrey Hepburn style dresses, gypsy blouses, and pea coats to ball gowns.
The Black Dog General Store
508-325-5411, 40 Straight Wharf,
Featuring Black Dog brand merchandise. Apparel for men, women and children,
dog stuff and housewares plus lots more.
Vineyard Vines by Murray’s of Nantucket
508-325-9600, 2 Harbor Square
Nantucket’s exclusive Vinyard Vines Store. Clothing and accessories for men,
women and children. Created with the good life in mind.
508-228-5527, 34 Main Street,
An eclectic array of clothing, shoes, accessories, jewelry, fragrances and
extraordinary one-of-a-kind finds. The shoes alone are worth the trip.