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Vote for 2018’s Best New Shaw Businesses!

Vote in Shaw Main Streets’ 14th annual Best New Shaw Business of the Year contest!


New businesses that opened in 2018 are eligible. Businesses that relocated within the Shaw Main Streets service area or changed names and service businesses not located in retail locations are not eligible.

The three businesses that receive the most votes will be recognized as the Best New Shaw Businesses of 2018 at the Shaw Main Streets Annual Meeting on March 19, 2019 at 7:00 PM at the Marriott Marquis Washington, DC, 901 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Silver Oak Room.


Here is the list of eligible businesses:

&Pizza/Broccoli Bar, 1817 7th Street, NW

The Capital Burger, 1005 7th Street, NW

Cortez DC Restaurant & Rooftop Bar, 1905 9th Street, NW, Second Floor

Cosmo Beauty Bar, 1911 9th Street, NW

Courtyard by Marriott & Residence Inn by Marriott, 901 L Street, NW

The Delegate, 901 L Street, NW

F45 Training, 1020 U Street, NW

Gaslight Tavern, 2012-14 9th Street, NW

Glass House Gallery DC, 1527 9th Street, NW

Green Almond Pantry, 1314-1/2 9th Street, NW

Mason Dixie Biscuit Company, 1819 7th Street, NW

ModCloth, 1924 8th Street, NW #130        

Morris American Bar, 1020 Seventh Street, NW

Nicecream, 1924 8th Street, NW #125

Petropolis, 1408 9th Street, NW

PO Boy Jim Bar & Grill, 1934 9th Street, NW

Rewild, 1924 8th Street, NW #100

San Lorenzo Restaurant & Bar, 1316 9th Street, NW

Secret Lounge, 1928 9th Street, NW

The Shop at Shaw, 1924 8th Street, NW #145

Tobacco & Vape King, 1537 7th Street, NW

Turning Natural, 1933 9th Street, NW

Violet Boutique, 1924 8th Street, NW #115

To cast your vote, send an email to [email protected] with the name of your favorite new business of 2018 in the subject line and your name in the message no later than 12:00 PM on Monday, March 18, 2019, in order for your vote to be counted. Only one entry per email address will be accepted.

Be sure to let your favorite business know you voted for them. And then plan to attend the Shaw Main Streets Annual Meeting to see which new businesses won the awards.