Holiday Wish List 2020: Part 2

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adaAda Aesthetics

12780 Roachton Rd., Perrysburg. 419-873-6961
7640 W. Sylvania Ave., Suite E., Sylvania. 419-872-0777

If you’re looking for a present for the beauty lover in your life, a gift card to Ada Aesthetics may be all that they need. This sophisticated boutique salon boasts a team of professional aestheticians, massage therapists, nail technicians, and a knowledgeable, encouraging staff that can help your beauty buff locate the perfect product for them. The amazing team at Ada are consistently honored in the Best of Toledo balloting. Find out why and visit today!

12-1 HOLIDAY WISH LIST DECEMBER - Biaggi_sBiaggi’s 

1320 Levis Commons Blvd., Perrysburg.
419-872-6100 |

Classic Italian cuisine in a relaxed, elegant environment. Friendly and knowledgeable waitstaff who will make it an evening to remember. A delicious variety of scrumptious appetizers, entrees and desserts. If you want to give the gift of an unforgettable evening, look no further than Biaggi’s. Not to mention, through the end of the year, you can get a $15 bonus card with every $100 in gift cards purchased.


1440 Secor Rd.
419-214-1804 |

Serving fresh brewed Zimmerman’s Coffee in a quiet, friendly environment, BREW is  a must-visit location for coffee fans. But it has more than just a cup of, well, brew for you. A variety of delicious pastries and sandwiches for any time of day are available, including a robust selection of vegetarian/vegan options. And were you more of a cold brew drinker, or even tea? BREW has you covered there, too. 

12-1 HOLIDAY WISH LIST DECEMBER CharliesCharlies Restaurants

6945 West Central Ave., 419-841-5326
12407 Airport Hwy., Swanton, 419-825-2076
1631 Toll Gate Dr., Maumee, 419-794-7870

They say variety is the spice of life. Luckily, there are a variety of Charlies restaurants throughout the Toledo area for you to treat someone special this holiday season. You’ll be spoiled for choice no matter which location to go to, though we say you can’t go wrong with any of Charlie’s specialty gyros, served on a warm and delicious pita. And hot dog lovers should never overlook Charlies’ gourmet offerings, including a classic Coney Island Dog.

12-1 HOLIDAY WISH LIST DECEMBER Cocina De CarlosCocina De Carlos and Carlos’ Poco Loco

Cocina De Carlos: 27072 Carronade Dr., Perrysburg, 419-872-0200. 205 Farnsworth Rd., Waterville, 419-878-0261.
Carlos’ Poco Loco: 1809 Adams St., 419-214-1655.

Want to add a little heat to the holiday season? Warm up winter with authentic Mexican and Cuban cuisine from one of the hot-spots in the Cocina De Carlos restaurant group. Whether you’re craving carnitas or want to tempt yourself with one (or more) of Poco Loco’s 65 varieties of tequila, a gift card to one of these eateries is the perfect way to give a present packed full of flavor.

debsDeb’s Body Jewelry and More LLC

2600 Woodville Rd., Northwood
419-691-3100 |

Want a piercing? Go to Deb’s. Incense? Go to Deb’s. Tobacco pipes and accessories? Deb’s. Vapes? Home decor? Swords? Seriously, swords? Yep, Deb’s. When the sign says “Body Jewelry and More,” they mean it. Located in the Great Eastern Shopping Center, right next to Lee Nails, Deb’s Body Jewelry features a dizzying variety of items for the discerning alternative shopper, as well as a friendly staff ready to help you find what you want. So if you’re looking for a navel ring, a hookah or something to tie the room together, just head for…you know.

46513629_2231016667176174_5407002129288134656_nJoseph’s Beverage Center

4129 Talmadge Rd.
419-841-3000 |

Sometimes the spirit of the season requires some…well, spirits. When that happens, there’s no better place to go than Joseph’s. No retailer in Toledo has more options in wine, beer, liquors and more, and their knowledgeable staff of specialists are always there to guide you to exactly what you need for a holiday party to remember. For over 50 years, Joseph’s has been the Glass City’s most trusted name in beverages. If you want to ring in the New Year in style, stop by Joseph’s!


2445 Monroe St.
419-255-8000 |

The Toledo Museum of Art’s world-renowned collection serves as the inspiration for a one-of-a-kind shopping experience at TMA’s Museum Store. From merchandise inspired by pieces displayed at TMA, to original art created by regional artists, the Store offers an unparalleled selection of unique gifts. If you’re looking for a bit of TMA holiday flair for your home, the limited edition Winterberries Ornament or TMA Goblet are the perfect choice. And curbside pickup is available for any item purchased over the phone or through the Museum Store website this year!

12-1 HOLIDAY WISH LIST DECEMBER Gino_sThe Original Gino’s Pizza

Various locations and phone numbers

Okay, we’re gonna be honest. It’ll be hard for us to get through writing this without getting very, very hungry, because Gino’s Pizza is that good. So we won’t dwell on how delicious Gino’s trademark sauce is. Or how the crust always has that amazing texture to it. Or how their specific blend of cheeses gives every pie a flavor you don’t get anywhere else. … okay, that does it. We’re ordering from Gino’s right now. They’re offering a great deal for the holidays— $5 free for every $20 spent on gift certificates.

12-1 HOLIDAY WISH LIST DECEMBER six fifthsSix-Fifths Distilling

120 W South Boundary St., Perrysburg
419-575-6749 |

Some of the most unforgettable drinking experiences and highest quality libations are likely to be found in Perrysburg. Six-Fifths Distilling is no exception.  Priding themselves on crafting all-natural spirits with local ingredients, the Six-Fifths tasting room presents a chance to sample their wares in a relaxed atmosphere. With celebrated flatbread pizzas and live music acts, this Perrysburg favorite offers a spectacular evening for you and any significant others you want to impress.


7742 W. Bancroft St.
419-841-7523 |

Toledo loves Ventura’s margaritas, and has for over 35 years now. But when it comes to amazing cuisine at a remarkable value, Ventura’s food is also second to none. Their curbside lunch specials offer a remarkable amount of great eating at a price that even puts even the most popular of fast food joints to shame. Add in their remarkably speedy and friendly service when dining in and it’s easy to see why Ventura’s has become one of Toledo’s favorite places for great Mexican cuisine.

frameitWe’ll Frame It

328 W Dussel Dr, Maumee.
419-897-0591. | 

No beating around the bush here, We’ll Frame It is the preeminent locally owned and operated framing service in the Toledo area. If you’re looking to preserve a painting, treasured heirloom, piece of memorabilia or more, the experts at We’ll Frame It will make it look like the treasure that it is, while offering guidance to make your keepsakes last a lifetime. Need it in a flashs? They can do rush jobs. Digital print? Email them and they can make it look like a million bucks. Basically, if you have it, they can frame it. Gift certificates are available in any denomination.

35925884_2102119689816572_902924841424781312_nThe Whitehouse Inn

10853 Waterville St, Whitehouse
419-877-1180 |

Everyone knows that the Whitehouse Inn is one the area’s most amazing dining experiences, thanks to its one-of-a-kind atmosphere and theming. But something that deserves more attention is how wonderful the food and service are, as well. No matter what you’re in the mood for, whether it be simple hamburgers or chicken chunks to succulent prime rib, the Whitehouse does it and does it brilliantly. Beginning December 5, the Inn is offering a deal— get a $50 gift certificate for only $35. Grab one and give a great night out to someone this year!