Here are 52 of the best East Coast tattoo artists and shops according to our research. If you think we should add anyone to the list or if you see anything that should be edited, contact us by clicking here
Stingray Body Art
Address: 1 Harvard Ave Allston, MA 02134
Phone: (617) 254-0666
Tattoo Artists: Chris DeBarge, Aaron Girard, Alastair Cameron-Hodges, Bosco Layne, Mat Park, Devin Coley, Derek Cilla
Tattoo Profile: Utilizing the latest in technology, design, and style, Stingray was built from the ground up to provide each and every customer with the largest selection of artwork to choose from. We have experienced and exceptional artists to work with on personalizing artwork or photos or for creating original custom pieces that will last a lifetime.
Lucky Lotus Tattoo
Address: 1045 S Clinton Ave, Rochester, NY 14620
Phone: (585) 271-5880
Tattoo Artists: Steve, Brandon, Karrah
Tattoo Profile: Here at Lucky Lotus Tattoo shop in Rochester, NY, our award-winning artists are dedicated to giving you the best custom tattoos in any style. With over 25 years of combined experience, our tattoo artists provide outstanding designs and are held to the highest standards of cleanliness and safety.
Shannon Pagliarini – New Jersey
Bambu Tattoo Art Studio
Address: 57 Desmond Ave, Somerset, MA 02726
Phone: (401) 274-5055
Tattoo Artists: Joel Mejias, John Denmat
Tattoo Profile: BambÃº Tattoo Art Studio is a custom art tattoo studio. We invite you to visit our private studio, where whatever you envision can be achieved in a relaxed atmosphere.
The Ultimate Tattoo & Piercing
Address: 2933 W Henrietta Rd Rochester, NY 14623
Phone: (585) 424-1430
Tattoo Artists: Shawn Conn, Sue Gertner, Giancarlo Lopassio
Tattoo Profile: The Ultimate Body Jewelry Company, Inc. is owned and operated by Elizabeth Wise R.N., BSN. We have been serving Monroe and surrounding counties for over 11 years. We offer Custom Tattooing and Professional Body Piercing done to the highest standards, but at prices the Rochester community can afford.
Address: 708 Reservoir Ave, Cranston, RI 02910
Phone: (401) 369-7771
Tattoo Artists: Evan Olin, Mike Ledoux, Jay Blackburn, Mike Boissoneault, Larry Digiusto, Mike Romasco
Tattoo Profile: Welcome to PowerLine Tattoo. Our mission is to deliver the best possible experience to each and every client we encounter. Your experience begins the moment you set foot in our studio, designed with the utmost attention to style, comfort, and safety.
Federal Hill Tattoo
Address: 148 Atwells Ave Providence, RI 2903
Phone: (401) 861-1338
Tattoo Artists: Dave Peavy
Henry Gabner – New Jersey
Angela De Rosette
(Unique Arts Studio)
130 Broad St, Glens Falls, New York 12801
Richmond St Tattoo
Address: 71 Richmond St, Providence, RI 02903
Phone: (401) 383-4911
Tattoo Artists: Rob Simas Jr, Dick Gee, Mike Sanville, CJ Loco, Emma Jocelyn, Tess Perry, Kylie Durand
Tattoo Profile: We are dedicated to providing quality art without pretense. Our quality for the price is without equal.
2771 Jerusalem Ave, North Bellmore, New York 11710
Rising Dragon Tattoos
Address: 51 West 14th Street New York, NY 10011
Phone: (212) 255-8288
Tattoo Artists: Paolino, Darren, Danny, Nino, Alex, Jason, Terry
Tattoo Profile: Rising Dragon is one of the best New York Tattoo shops parlors in New York City, Manhattan, A New York Original, and one of the first legal shops in lower Manhattan. In business for over 31 years!
Chameleon Tattoo & Body Piercing
Address: 36 John F. Kennedy St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Phone: (617) 876-0412
Tattoo Profile: Chameleon Tattoo & Body Piercing is one of Greater Boston’s first and finest licensed tattoo and body piercing studios, established in 2001 and located right in the heart of Harvard Square. We have inspired and award winning artists who work in a clean, safe, and friendly environment. We will work with any tattoo design you have in mind or you may choose from the hundreds we have in our store.
Smith Street Tattoo Parlour
Address: 411 Smith Street Brooklyn, New York 11231
Phone: (718) 643-0463
Tattoo Artists: Steve Boltz, Bert Krak, Daniel Santoro, Eli Quinters
Tattoo Profile: Come visit Smith Street Tattoo Parlour. Your trusted NYC tattoo shop.
Address: 1601 Mineral Spring Ave, North Providence, RI 02904
Phone: (401) 353-3123
Tattoo Artists: Greg, Angelo, James
Tattoo Profile: Our mission is to build the number one tattoo & piercing shop in the East Coast through our quality artists and top-class customer service! And we always aim to provide our artists the materials they need to reach their max potential. They will listen to each person individually to make sure they get what they want while providing them with the appropriate direction in their ideas.
Address: 2094 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02140
Phone: (617) 576-0097
Tattoo Profile: Located on Massachusetts Avenue in Cambridge, Redemption Tattoo features some of the area’s best artists. Call the shop or email us to check artist availability.
Address: 426 Union Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11211
Phone: (718) 486-0850
Tattoo Artists: Scott Campbell, Michelle Tarantelli, Anderson Luna, Stephanie Tamez, Cris Cleen, John Sultana, Virginia Elwood, Tamara Santibanez, Jeb Maykut
Tattoo Profile: We do not take appointments over the phone or by e-mail. A deposit is required for all appointments (certain artists have different deposit rates and deposits are non-refundable) For any reason you need to cancel or reschedule your appointment, we need 48 hours notice.
Living Canvas Tattoo Studio
Address: 3022 Genesee St, Cheektowaga, NY 14225
Phone: (716) 892-6646
Voodoo Monkey Tattoo
Address: 772 Monroe Ave Rochester, NY 14607
Tattoo Artists: Voodoo, Emma, Tommy
Tattoo Profile: Voodoo Monkey Tattoo is an innovation in tattoo and quality. We are dedicated to a higher standard of customer service and quality art work.
Love Hate Tattoo
Address: 217 Alexander St Rochester, NY 14607
Phone: (585) 262-6440
Tattoo Artists: Joseph DiProjetto, Adrien Clark, Dylan, Zane, Adam
Tattoo Profile: We are a group of artists with a common mindset and goals, creating tattoos that will withstand the test of time in an environment that is clean, relaxed, and fun. We look forward to seeing you soon
125 Art Collective
Address: 125 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14201
Phone: (716) 248-1155
Tattoo Profile: Ted Hawkins has been featured in Tattoo Magazine, and published in several art compendiums, such as Excavate, and Pandaemonium. He is also the recipient of numerous awards on the tattoo convention circuit, including â€˜best black and greyâ€™, and â€˜best realistic colorâ€™
Five & Dime Tattoo
Address: 1607 2nd Avenue Oakland, CA 94606
Phone: (510) 444-3444
Tattoo Artists: Frank, Turo, Billy Boston, Nate Burrow, Chris Gardillas
Tattoo Profile: Since our shop opened its doors in 2010, our artists have created quality, professional tattoos for satisfied clients throughout the Bay Area. Our artists strive to produce high-end tattoos that live up to the standards of our most important critics â€” our customers.â€‹
Address: 184 Broadway Rte 1 N, Saugus, MA 01906
Phone: (781) 233-1780
Tattoo Profile: Great tattoos and friendly service on the North Shore of Boston.
Fat Ram’s Pumpkin Tattoo
Address: 374 Centre St, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
Phone: (617) 522-6444
Tattoo Profile: We are Boston’s finest custom tattoo shop, established in 2001.
Eric Dougherty – New Jersey
Gary Kolarik – New Jersey
Jamison Eckert – New Jersey
Kaleidoscope Tattoo & Art Gallery
Address: 2374 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02140
Phone: (617) 441-8287
Tattoo Profile: At Kaleidoscope we specialize in high quality custom tattooing and body adornment. We pride ourselves on our ability to work and meet the practical needs for all of our clients.
Address: 151 Washington St, Somerville, MA 02143
Phone: (617) 764-3085
Tattoo Profile: Empire Tattoo is Boston’s best custom tattoo shop with award winning artists capable of executing all styles of tattooing. We have many years of experience in Japanese, photorealistic, traditional, biomechanical, newschool, portraits, color bomb, black and gray, custom lettering and grafitti. We also have artists who specialize in coverups and redoing your older, faded tattoos or tattoos of lesser quality. Walk-ins are always welcome or appointments can be made as well.
Hourglass Tattoo Studio
Address: 1680 Massachusetts Avenue Cambridge, MA 02138
Phone: (617) 868-3300
Tattoo Artists: Andrew, Suze
Tattoo Profile: Hourglass Tattoo Studio provides superior quality tattoo work in a unique gallery setting. Hourglass specializes in custom tattoos, Americana-traditional, Japanese, bright colors, black + gray, portraits, Celtic, Cholo-script + graffiti. Located just outside Harvard Square at 1680 Massachusetts Avenue in Cambridge, MA, Hourglass Tattoo Studio and PBR Gallery is the first tattoo studio in Massachusetts that has a 1,600 square foot, contemporary art gallery.
Living Color Tattoo Studio
Address: 717 Park Ave Rochester, NY 14607
Phone: (585) 271-2250
Tattoo Artists: Khary, Luke, Hannah, Quentin, Amber, Stefan
Tattoo Profile: Living Color Tattoo Studio was established in 2006 with the intent to change the negative connotations associated with tattooing and piercings. So, Peter Betrus and Khary Paradise opened Living Color Tattoo Studio.
Good Faith Tattoos
Address: 1018 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215
Phone: (617) 739-3009
Tattoo Profile: Good Faith Tattoo is located at 1018 Commonwealth Avenue in Boston. They prefer you stop by the shop if you’re wanting to make an appointment.
Fast Ali – New Jersey
Hope St Tattoo
Address: 77 Burlington St, Providence, RI 02906
Phone: (401) 453-8213
Tattoo Artists: Mike Brousseau, Jonathan Wiswhart, Luke Taylor
Tattoo Profile: We are located just off Hope Street, one block North of Rochambeau Ave on the East Side of Providence. Plenty of safe on street parking and lots of nearby dining and shopping options.
Diego V. Mannino
Kamikaze Tattoo Studio
Address: 98 Alexander St Rochester, NY 14620
Tattoo Artists: Mike “Deuce” Bellanca, Kyle Downs, Casy Diaz, Toby Zeigler
Tattoo Profile: At Kamikaze Tattoo, we specialize in custom design tattoo art and will make your creative design come to life. Whether you come in for your first or 10th tattoo, you will be taken care of by professional tattoo artists who take pride in their work.
Most Popular Tattoo Styles
American Traditional, Biomechanical, Celtic, Cover Up, Japanese, New School, Photo Realism, Polynesian, Portrait, Watercolor, Script, Floral, Geometric, Black & Grey, 3D, Black & White, Tribal, Animal, Mandala, White Ink, Sacred Geometry, Trash Polka, Vegan