Friday, August 24, 2012
Who has the best pizza in town? Top Chinese? Here are your picks for Readers' Choice.
Friday, August 24, 2012
All this summer you've nominated and voted for your favorite local businesses in categories ranging from Best Burger to Best Dance Studio. We've tallied all the poll votes and now it's time to announce the winners. See below for our complete list of Readers' Choice winners: Best Burger Place Winner: Smith Brothers 2nd Place: Park West Tavern 3rd Place: Rony's Rock Burger Best Bagel Shop Winner: Bagelicious 2nd Place: Bagel Gourmet 3rd Place: Wide World of Bagels Best Coffee Place Winner: Sook 2nd Place: Ridgewood Coffee Company Best Grocery store Winner: King's 2nd Place: Whole Foods Best Italian Restaurant Winner: La Lanterna 2nd Place: RoCCa Best Indian Restaurant Winner: Kailash 2nd Place: Mela 3rd Place: Brick Lane Curry House Best …
Sunday, June 10, 2012
Sakura Bana places a very close second, losing by just two votes.
Wasabi narrowly edged competitor Sakura Bana in our latest Readers' Choice poll to claim the title of best sushi restaurant in Ridgewood-Glen Rock. The vote was close – 56 voters said the authentic Japanese sushi restaurant near Somerville School in Ridgewood was best, while 54 cast votes for downtown's Sakura Bana, long considered one of the finest sushi restaurants in North Jersey. Owned by Japanese chef Kazuhiko Takahashi, Wasabi opened at the corner of Ridgewood and South Pleasant Avenues in 2000. It's been a popular offering in the area and boasts some of the best dumplings and sushi around. Kumo and Masago were the next highest vote getters, grabbing 33 and 20, respectively. Glen Rock's Tani placed fifth, with 12 votes (tied with …
Monday, June 4, 2012
Tell us why you made your choice in the comments.
Welcome back to "Readers' Choice," where you can vote on your favorite local business in Ridgewood-Glen Rock in a category presented each week. If you have a taste for sushi or sashimi, there's no shortage of options in Ridgewood and Glen Rock. While we came up with an initial list, we encourage you to post any businesses we missed that fit the category in the comments below. Voting closes at 9 a.m. Friday. Ties will be broken by whichever business has the most positive comments below, and reviews on the directory. We will announce the winner at noon Friday.
Friday, June 1, 2012
That may change with Ridgewood fro-yo operations opening up within the next month or two.
Friday, June 1, 2012
Ridgewood and Glen Rock frozen yogurt shops duked it out in a close battle for fro-yo supremacy, but neither could match Let's Yo, a new self-serve frozen yogurt franchise in Paramus that took home this week's Readers' Choice award. Let's Yo, which had its grand opening on May 12, carried 72 percent of readers' votes. Ridgewood's Koa Koa (9 percent) and Tasti D-Lite (7 percent) finished second and third, respectively, separated by just three votes. Glen Rock's Jubilate Cafe Corp scored 4 percent of the vote. From the founder of Retro Fitness, Let's Yo blasts customers with a sea of green as they enter the store, located at the Gap Center on Route 17 South. Green covers the walls, the signs and the iPads at each table. Marcello Petruzzella…
Monday, May 28, 2012
Vote in the poll and/or tell us your thoughts in the comments.
Welcome back to "Readers' Choice," where each week readers vote on their favorite local business within a Patch-selected category. With the summer fast-approaching, we're looking for what Patch readers think is the "Best Fro-Yo Spot," in Ridgewood-Glen Rock and surrounding areas. You might remember Ridgewood's become something of a frozen yogurt destination after it modified outdated "fast food ordinance" in early 2012. Koa Koa is the first of the three to open with Crave and Red Mango to open shortly. Vote in the poll and tell us why you made your selection in the comments. Voting closes at 9 a.m. Friday. This week's choices include: As always, we encourage you to post any businesses we may have missed. Follow Ridgewood-Glen Rock Patch …
Friday, May 4, 2012
Thanks to the businesses who participated.
In the latest Readers' Choice poll we asked Ridgewood-Glen Rock Patch readers to tell us where we should be making our moms for Mother's Day. After 5 days of voting, The Village Green has been declared our winner after earning 32 percent of the vote. Special thanks to the other businesses who participated: The Glen Rock Inn, Natalie's, Park West Tavern, RoCCa and Daily Treat; as well as everyone who voted. What category will we choose next week? Visit Patch on Monday, May 7, to find out.
Monday, April 30, 2012
Where will you be taking mom on Sunday?
In this week's Readers' Choice poll, we're asking Ridgewood-Glen Rock Patch readers to tell us their favorite restaurant for a nice, relaxing Mother's Day brunch. Ridgewood-Glen Rock Patch readers will be voting for their best bet for Mother's Day from among a list culled from our Directory: We came up with the initial list above to encourage readers to participate and tell us their favorite; which local restaurant did we miss? Let us know in the comments section or via email. Voting closes on Friday at 9 a.m. and rules are attached to this story. Remember, the more votes an establishment has on its directory listing, the more points it will receive as part of the final tally to determine a winner. Previous winners of Readers' Choice …
Friday, April 27, 2012
Long-time Glen Rock store draws over 700 votes in our latest Readers' Choice poll.
Nestled off Harristown Road in Glen Rock, Perry's Florist has been declared the favored flower shop in Ridgewood-Glen Rock, according to our most recent Readers' Choice Poll. Perry's Florist, which is also a garden center, captured 64 percent of the vote. Ridgewood's The Little Flower Shoppe on E. Ridgewood Ave. took home 32 percent of the vote. Nearly 1,100 votes were cast since Monday. Perry's has been in business since 1954 and is operated by the fourth generation of Perry owners. It creates and sells arrangements and baskets for all occasions, holidays and events. Both home-grown and imported blooms are available, and special requests are accepted. Previous winners of Readers' Choice include Lacrosse Unlimited, Marc M. Radin CPA LLC.,…
Monday, April 23, 2012
You've got 5 days to help pick crown a winner.
Monday, April 23, 2012
This week's Readers' Choice poll pits florist against florist in a local — and friendly — war of the roses. Ridgewood-Glen Rock Patch readers will be voting for their favorite shop among a list culled from our Directory: While we came up with the initial list above, if we missed your favorite business let us know in the comments section or via email. Voting closes on Friday at 9 a.m. and rules are attached to this story. Remember, the more votes an establishment has on its directory listing, the more points it will receive as part of the final tally to determine a winner. Previous winners of Readers' Choice include Lacrosse Unlimited, Marc M. Radin CPA LLC.,Taphouse Grille, Whole Foods, Mac Murphys,The Little School of Waldwick, and RoCCA.
Friday, April 20, 2012
Thanks to all who participated.
Well-regarded Chestnut Deli in Ridgewood was named the best deli in the Ridgewood-Glen Rock area in this week's Readers' Choice poll. With 45 percent of the vote, the deli owned by Billy and Luana Woods bested Wilkes Family Delicatessen on E. Glen Ave, the second-place winner. Chestnut Deli offers a wealth of top sandwich options, does catering and sells the delectable cake pops. Check back on Tuesday for a profile on the Woods gang. Previous winners of Readers' Choice include Lacrosse Unlimited, Marc M. Radin CPA LLC., Taphouse Grille, Whole Foods, Mac Murphys, The Little School of Waldwick, and RoCCA.