Friday, March 23, 2012
You've got to try their baby back ribs!
The Piccadilly, in Maplewood, is the winner of this week's Food Fight, in which we asked readers for their choice for the best Mid-County barbecue spots. The Piccadilly won with 47 percent of the vote among the five finalists. The results among the other finalists were: Voting in our barbecue Food Fight poll started Wednesday morning and ended at 5 p.m. Thursday afternoon. Congratulations to The Piccadilly for winning this week's readers' choice battle. We look forward to hearing from you again in next week's edition of Food Fight.
Wednesday, March 14, 2012
Pick from these finalists for what Mid-County destination is the best place to celebrate St. Paddy's Day. Vote before 5 p.m. Thursday.
When we asked Patch readers for their favorite St. Patrick's Day celebration spots in Mid-County, we got some suggestions. We read your comments on Patch, as well as comments posted to our Patch Facebook pages and Twitter accounts. Here are your choices: Thank you to all those who nominated your favorite local establishments in Part 1 of this week's Food Fight. Now it's time to pick a winner. Readers will have until 5 p.m. Thursday to vote for their favorite spot, and we'll announce the winner Friday morning. Be sure to cast your vote below, and as always, happy eating and drinking!
Tuesday, March 13, 2012
Where would you go to have your St. Paddy's Day celebration?
What matters more, green beer or a good spot to celebrate? Friends, we're asking you this week for your favorite place in Mid-County to celebrate St. Patrick's Day. Remember, we're defining the area for our friendly competition as those in our Mid-County Patch sites: University City, Clayton-Richmond Heights, Ladue-Frontenac, Maplewood-Brentwood, Kirkwood and Webster Groves. Every week on the Mid-County Food Fight, we're looking the best places to dine and drink. This week, we're focusing on where you'd go for the luck of the Irish. Here's how the Food Fight works: Then: So where's your favorite place to celebrate St. Paddy's Day in Mid-County? Show your hometown pride and pick a place near you. Boast about that small family restaurant or …
Friday, February 10, 2012
We had great participation for our Valentine's Day edition of Mid-County Food Fight. Here are your other top picks.
The people have spoken (or, at least, some of the people): Cyrano's Cafe & Wine Bar is the most romantic place to go in Mid-County for a Valentine's Day dinner. Our Valentine's Day poll garnered 32 votes. Readers submitted romantic recommendations via our comments section, Facebook and Twitter. There were seven restaurants in Mid-County that garnered votes—Acero Ristorante, Eclipse Restaurant, Cyrano's, Cafe Provencal, Mosaic-Des Peres, One 19 North and Citizen Kane's Steakhouse. Cyrano's ended up with 25 percent of the vote. Here's how the other Food Fight finalists ranked: Check back on Monday for next week's Food Fight! And, of course, have a very special Valentine's Day.
Friday, January 20, 2012
We had a great debut to our first Mid-County Food Fight. Here are your other top picks.
The people have spoken (or, at least, some of the people): twinOak Wood Fired Fare has the best pizza in Mid-County. TwinOak, located at 1201 Strassner Dr. in Brentwood, received 27 percent of the vote in our first Food Fight poll. Pi Pizzeria, located in Kirkwood and near University City, and Dewey's Pizza, located in Kirkwood, University City and Webster Groves, tied for second place with 15 percent each. La Pizza in University City came in fourth place with 10 percent. Voting took place from Wednesday morning until Thursday at 5 p.m. Congratulations, twinOak, and thank you to all who participated in the Food Fight by voting in the poll and leaving comments on the site. We look forward to hearing from you again in the next edition of …