The Candy Store at the Clarke Cook House has been nominated for Best Sailing Bar In The World by Wight Vodka and they need your vote!!!
They are competing against some great spots. The Bitter End Yacht Club (Virgin Gorda, BVI) –Boatyard Bar & Grill (Annapolis, Maryland) – Fiddler’s Green (San Diego, CA) – Pink Pony (Mackinac Island MI) – Pirate’s Bight (Norman Island, BVI) – Royal Bermuda Yacht Club (Hamilton, Bermuda) – Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club – Plas Heli (Pwllheli, Wales UK) – The Pier View (Cowes, UK)
As of this writing The Candy Store is in third place, which just actually bananas when you realize that Newport, RI is the sailing capital of the world and the Cooke House is the gold standard.
So let’s put this back on track and vote for our friends at The Candy Store!
* Pro tip – The poll is open until Wednesday. Vote as many times as you’d like. 😉
The Cooke House hosts royalty and yachting stars, captains of industry and charming scalawags, to occasions whimsical and outrageous. Whether a quiet dinner or late night revelry, the Clarke Cooke House is an unparalleled, quintessential Newport experience.
2014: The King & Queen, Hamble
2013: One Bar Playa Blanca
2012: Sint Maarten Yacht Club
2011: IYAC, Newport
2010: Soggy Dollar, Jost Van Dyke
2009: Peter-Cafe Sport, Horta
The winning bar will be announced on December 31st in time for its New Year’s Eve celebration.