Manchester-by-the-Sea Business Guide
Scroll down for links and meeting information about the Downtown Recovery Initiative.
Allies Beach Street Café - Open for dine in and take-out.
Antique Table - Open for dine in and take out. .
Black Arrow - Open for dine in and take out.
Bravo by the Sea - Open for take out.
Calas - Open for dine in and take out.
Captain Dusty’s Ice Cream - Open for the season.
Crosby’s Market - Open to the public.
Dunkin Donuts - Take out only. Open 7 days a week 6 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Harrigans Liquor Store - Open to the public.
Helens Bottle Shop - Open for business. Offering free local delivery Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.
Laughing Gull Cafe - Open daily for take out and patio dining.
The Mooring - Open for dine in and take out.
Richdale Convenience Store - Take out subs Monday-Friday 10am-2pm, Store and Gas open 7 days a week 6am-9pm
Utopia Farms - Farm stand selling produce, local groceries and plants.
Ace Hardware - Hardware store.
Allens Pharmacy - Pharmacy and beach gear.
Cove Aesthetics - Full service aesthetic spa.
4Beach Gifts and Goodies - Gifts and toys.
Gladstone Jewelry - Jewelry and gifts.
Grove Boutique - Coming soon!
Jacks Barber Shack - Barber shop.
J.McLaughlin - Clothing and accessories.
Madam Had’em - Clothing and accessories.
Mahri - Clothing and gifts.
Manchester by the Book - New and vintage books.
Manchester Barber Shop - Barber shop. Call 978.526.4104 for information.
Michelle James Salon - Hair salon.
Noreast Frameworks - Full service frame shop.
Riverside Cycle - (formerly Seaside Cycle) Full service bicycle shop.
Shine Beauty By The Sea - Hair salon.
Stock Exchange - Clothing, furniture and home goods.
Stonybrook Water Company - Home and business water filtration systems.
Style Snoop - Clothing and accessories.
Manchester Downtown Initiative
Local Rapid Recovery Plan
The Town of Manchester supported by a professional consultant is undertaking a community planning process to help our Downtown businesses recover from the impacts of the COVID Pandemic and become more resilient to future challenges. This planning initiate will have three components: Data collection, Idea generation and assessment and Plan development.
Downtown businesses are critical to the success of this initiative and to the strength of our local economy. Learn more about this MA program here.
Manchester Downtown Meetings
The Manchester Downtown Steering Committee will hold regular meetings during this process that will be open to the public. Special webinars will also be available to local businesses featuring experts who will share information about different options and ideas the Town can consider.
Next Public Forum:
June 10 - 1:00 PM - Public Realm
"Outside the Box" ideas and your community's post COVID Recovery
Register Here: https://streetsense.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_JXyGib5eSe62wfMTAbzYmg
Past Meetings & Webinars:
June 3- 1:30 PM – Tenant Mix #2
Topic: Post COVID-19 Restaurant Survival: Key Technologies, Strategies and Best Practices Recording
June 1 – 1:00 PM – Tenant Mix #1
Topic: COVID-19 Impacts on Helping Business Stabilize and Grow: Small Business Technical Assistance Programs Recording
May, 25, 2021 Public Forum
Topic: A public forum to discuss ways to help the business communities of Manchester-By-The-Sea and Essex recover from the impacts of COVID-19. Presentation and Manchester Breakout Group, Essex Breakout Group, 5.25 Presentation
May 20, 2021
May 18, 2021
Topic: COVID-19 Impacts on Providing the Opportunity for an Equitable and Socially Inclusive Commercial Area. 5.18 Presentation
May 13, 2021
May 12, 2021
May 6, 2021
April 7, 2021 - Public Forum
April 14, 2021
April 15, 2021
Topic: RRP Program Administrative Capacity I: Overcoming Zoning, Permitting and Licensing Hurdles to help Municipalities and Businesses Succeed in the Time of COVID- 19 April 15 Presentation, Recording
Manchester Downtown Initiative Steering Committee
- Sue Brown, Town Planner
- Erika Brown, Business Owner/Cape Ann Chamber Member
- Linda Crosby, Downtown Improvement Committee
- Christine Delisio, Planning Board
- Becky Jaques, Board of Selectmen
- Amy Lage, Business Owner
- Gar Morse, Downtown Improvement Committee
- Sonja Nathan, Executive Assistant
COVID-19 Small Business Resources
The Manchester-by-the-Sea Business Guide is available at MBTS Downtown Businesses and Town Hall. Get your free copy today!