Ocean City Businesses Fill the Best of the Press Nominations List

The nominees have been chosen and are waiting for your vote on The Press of Atlantic City’s Best of the Press 2020 list!

From dining to shopping to services, many Ocean City businesses have been nominated by the public to vie for a chance to win the coveted Best of the Press award. Here’s a list of all Ocean City businesses that have made the cut:

Arts and Entertainment Category

Best Amusement Park

Gillian’s Wonderland Pier

Playland’s Castaway Cove

Best Beach

Ocean City

Best Family Fun Place

Ocean City Boardwalk

Best Fishing Charter 

Ocean City Fishing Center

Best Miniature Golf Course

Congo Falls

Haunted Golf

OC Adventure Golf

Pirates of the Golden Galleon Golf

Best Large Concert Venue

OC Music Pier

Best Live Theater

Greater Ocean City Theatre Company

Best Wedding Venue

The Flanders Hotel

Best Place to See a Show

Ocean City Music Pier

Automotive/Transportation Category

Best Pre-Owned Car Dealership

Ocean City Cars & Trucks

Best Tire Store

Millevoi’s Best Tire, Inc.

Best Auto or Boat Detailer

Car Caress

Food and Beverage Category

Best Barbeque

Pork Island Grill

Best Breakfast 

Hooked on Breakfast

Best Butcher Shop

Boyar’s Market

Best Candy Store

Shriver’s Salt Water Taffy and Fudge 

Rauhauser’s Own Make Candies

Best Cheesesteak 

Voltaco’s Italian Foods

Best Coffee Shop

Ocean City Coffee Company

Best Deli 

Boyar’s Market

Best Pizza

Manco & Manco Pizza

Health and Beauty Category

Best Beauty Supply Store

LEH Soap Company

Home and Garden Category

Best Appliance Store

Johnson’s Appliances & Bedding

Best Electrician 

DiMarco Electric

Best Flooring 

Avalon Flooring

Best Home Cleaning (Inside) 

Impeccable Cleaning Services

Best Kitchen Store

Asbury Kitchens and Baths Gallery

Best Roofing 

Action Creations Roofing and Siding

Best Siding

Action Creations Roofing and Siding

Best Windows

Action Creations Roofing and Siding

Best Carpet Cleaning

Island Carpet Cleaning

Medical Category

Best Adult Medicine

Dr. Charles Roche, Shore Physicians Group, Ocean City

Best Family Practice 

Dr. Gary Raab

Best Medical Group

Shore Physicians Group

Best Veterinarian

Humane Society of Ocean City

Retail and Shopping Category

Best Bait and Tackle


Best Bridal Shop

Here Comes the Bride

Best Children’s Store

Bowfish Kids

Best Jewelry Shop

Henry’s Ocean City Landmark Jewelers

Best Sporting Goods 

Heritage Surf & Sport

Best Surf and Surf Supply

Heritage Surf & Sport

Surfers Supplies

7th Street Surf Shop

Best Women’s Boutique


Seagrass Boutique

Best Souvenir Shop

Hoy’s 5&10

Best Thrift Shop

St. Damien Thrift Store

Best Gift Shop

August Heart

Services Category

Best Funeral Home 

Godfrey Funeral Home

Best Insurance Agency

Heist Insurance Agency

McMahon Insurance Agency

Best Branch Library

Ocean City Free Public Library

Best Pet Day Care

Doggie Haven Grooming Salon

Best Long Term Care Facility 

The Shores at Wesley Manor

Best Individualized Services Category

Best Insurance Agent

Zach Eberson at McMahon Insurance Agency

Ready to help your favorite Ocean City business win a Best of the Press award? Here’s how: From now until September 23, visit the Best of the Press site, register, and vote for your favorite businesses. You can vote once per day and place your vote in the categories of your choice.

Congratulations to all the nominees and good luck!