2023 Best of Jewish Baltimore Reader’s Choice

From the best Jewish deli to the best homecare service and everything in between, it’s time once again for the results of the Baltimore Jewish Times’ annual Best of Jewish Baltimore reader’s choice competition…

These winners are chosen by readers, who submit their choices for best businesses, services and more in the community, and then vote for their favorites.

In this week’s issue, we present the first batch of this year’s winners in our food, lifecycle, medical, personal services and senior categories. Next week, we’ll share the winners in camps, education, community/recreation, kosher food, home services and retail.

Please join us in celebrating 2023’s Best of Jewish Baltimore. Enjoy!


Alternative Shabbat :Service/Programming:
Chizuk Amuno Congregation
Beth El Congregation, Baltimore

The Classic Catering People
Catering by Yaffa

Chabad Center and Lubavitch of Maryland
Chabad of Owings Mills

Event Venues:
Beth Tfiloh Congregation

Family-Friendly Shabbat Service:
Beth El Congregation, Baltimore
Chizuk Amuno Congregation

Judaica Shop:
Chizuk Amuno Sisterhood
Beth El Congregation Baltimore 
Judaica Shop

Party Entertainment:
DJ Mike on the Mic, Mike Pachino
Talk of the Town Variety Entertainment, Rockville

Party Planner:
Heather Cohen, HLC Party Planning & Consulting
Chic Designs by Shira

Jeffrey Reches, RC Video
Photography: By James Trudeau