The Best of Delaware 2009
From crab cakes and cheesesteaks to prime rib and clam bakes, little Delaware is packed with great places to eat and terrific places to shop. Here’s the cream of the crop.
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Critics, upstate: You’ll find lots of treasures at Brickhouse Antiques, says Poppiti, who hits the little shop when he needs “one-of-a-kind things at reasonable prices.” His mother is a fan, too. The list of goodies she’s bought over the years includes a chandelier, Eiffel Tower key chain, living room lamps, a water pitcher and an iron crucifix. Brickhouse is a traditional antiques store, offering furniture, china, clothing and jewelry. But the shop from time to time boasts unusual knickknacks, things you wouldn’t find anywhere else. It’s a hit or miss thing, but, according to Poppiti, “You usually hit.” (100 South Road, Wilmington, 762-8900)