Saturday, June 16, 2012
The nominations are in and voting starts July 23, 12:01 a.m. through Aug. 17, 11:59 p.m.
Saturday, June 16, 2012
The nominations are in, and now it's time to choose the best burger in Stone Mountain. Cast your vote by August 17 and help us decide who's best. Whichever business gets the most votes will be named the Readers' Choice winner. The poll will open to accept votes from registered Patch users starting on July 23 and close at 11:59 p.m. on Aug. 17. Winners in all Readers Choice categories will be announced on Aug. 24.
Time to vote in for the best margaritas in the area!
The nominations are in, and now it's time to choose the best margarita in the Stone Mountain-Redan area. Cast your vote by August 17 and help us decide who's best. Whichever business gets the most votes will be named the Readers' Choice winner. The poll will open to accept votes from registered Patch users starting on July 23 and close at 11:59 p.m. on Aug. 17. Winners in all Readers' Choice categories will be announced on Aug. 24.
Friday, May 18, 2012
We asked, and you voted for your favorite local spot for ice cream or frozen yogurt.
Stone Mountain-Redan Patch readers picked Brusters at 2688 Rockbridge Rd. as their favorite place to grab a frozen treat, such as ice cream or frozen yogurt. That Brusters location got 60 percent of the vote, while Dairy Queen and Brusters on Redan Road each got 20 percent. Patch left a message for the folks at the Rockbridge Brusters about being a winner. We hope the fact that we got voice mail means they're busy churning out those delicious treats! Brusters will soon get a cool Readers' Choice winner certificate. Have you missed any of our previous Readers' Choice winners? Click on the link to see who's won in the past.
Monday, May 14, 2012
Tell us where you love to get a frozen treat.
I scream, you scream, we all scream for....your favorite local place to get ice cream or frozen yogurt. That's this week's Readers' Choice poll. Here are your choices: Baskin Robbins Brusters (Redan Road) Brusters (Rockbridge Road) Dairy Queen The contest rules are attached in a PDF.
Friday, May 4, 2012
We had a tie this time; check back Monday for our "best staycation" poll.
Stone Mountain-Redan Patch received two votes for the best local spot for a Mother's Day brunch, creating a tie between Piccadilly and the Village Corner Bakery, Tavern and German Restaurant. So, there was no winner this time. Stay tuned Monday, May 7 for our Readers' Choice poll asking for the best place for a "staycation." Tell Patch: Besides Stone Mountain Park, where are some local or regional "staycation" spots? Tell us in the comments below.
Monday, April 30, 2012
Tell Patch where in Stone Mountain is the greatest place to treat Mom on that special day.
Mother's Day is May 13. Where do you think is the best spot in Stone Mountain to treat Mom to a lovely brunch? That's what we want to know in this week's Patch Readers' Choice poll. Just vote below in our poll. Voting ends at 9 a.m. Friday, May 4. Here are links to your choices, where you can also write a review of the restaurant: Always Fresh Neighborhood Market & Restaurant The Commons Restaurant Piccadilly Cafeteria Sweet Potato Cafe The Waterside Restaurant Village Corner Bakery, Tavern and German Restaurant You may also vote for best Mother's Day brunch spots in neighboring Patches: Lilburn-Mountain Park Patch Tucker Patch Snellville Patch Please see the attached contest rules (PDF).
Sunday, April 22, 2012
Every week Patch picks a local restaurant worth checking out, and this week we go Mexican.
WARNING: This review is not raving. I'd like to write a positive review about Little Mexico Bar & Grill because I'd heard good things about the food and because the eatery won a Readers' Choice poll in Snellville for the best outside dining, but this isn't going to be a stellar review. It's my experience. And, I didn't think it was a great one. First off, it was gloomy weather, so I did not get the advantage of the outside dining. That's not their fault. But, what is their fault is the lack of windows in the place and equally dim lighting. I couldn't see anything at first. My eyes had to adjust. And, with it already being cloudy outside what little light came through the few windows was struggling big time. However, the place was very …
Here are the latest Readers Choice area winners. Vote Monday for your favorite local florist.
Readers of many Patch sites in the northeast suburbs last week picked their favorite outdoor dining spots in their communities. Come back Monday morning to choose your favorite local florist in the new Readers' Choice poll. Interested in dining outdoors? Check out the Readers' Choice winners: Alpharetta: La Casa Italian Grill, 37 Old Roswell St., Alpharetta, GA 30009 Cumming: Mellow Mushroom, 410 Peachtree Pkwy., Cumming, GA 30041 Duluth: Kurt's Bistro, 3305 Peachtree Industrial Blvd., Duluth, GA 30096 Johns Creek: Twisted Taco, 9700 Medlock Bridge Road, Johns Creek, GA 30097 Lilburn: Three Blind Mice, 1066 Killian Hill Road SW, Ste 101, Lilburn, GA 30047 Norcross: Iron Horse Tavern, 29 Jones St., Norcross, GA 30071 Roswell: Lucky's …
Friday, April 20, 2012
This is the restaurant's second Readers' Choice win.
Patch readers picked Sweet Potato Cafe for the best outdoor dining spot in Stone Mountain. Sweet Potato Cafe got five votes, or 55 percent of the votes. The Village Corner and The Commons each received two votes. This is Sweet Potato Cafe's second Readers' Choice win. It was also picked for having the best sweet tea in Stone Mountain. You can still write a review of any of the poll choices. Just click on the link to begin: The Artisan Restaurant The Commons Restaurant Sweet Potato Cafe The Village Corner Bakery, Tavern and German Restaurant Keep up with the news that affects your life. "Like" Stone Mountain-Redan Patch on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and sign up for our daily newsletter - it's free!
Monday, April 16, 2012
Tell Patch where you like to dine alfresco.
The lovely spring weather beckons you to dine outside on a deck, patio or porch. When you're not doing so at home, what local restaurant do you like to visit for an alfresco feast? Tell us in this week's Readers' Choice poll. Choose from: The Artisan Restaurant The Commons Restaurant Sweet Potato Cafe The Village Corner Bakery, Tavern and German Restaurant You have until 9 a.m. on Friday, April 20 to vote. You may also vote in polls in neighboring Patches: Lilburn Patch Snellville Patch Readers' Choice rules are attached (PDF).