Winner: After a late surge in voter support, the newest dining locale on the list came out on top. Congratulations to !
“Our house has a great atmosphere!” said commenter Cindi Johnson. “The food is fantastic, and always enjoy their specials. The service and the people are wonderful and I always feel welcomed when I go there to eat or just sit down at the bar for a cocktail.”
Visit and give them a review. Or, next time you're thinking about a special night on the town, keep them in mind.
"[I] was surprised how much I enjoyed a simple little home made marshmallow smoore," said David Martin in a four-star review of the . "But be sure to start with the Ahi Poke, yum."
Other high vote-getters were and . View full results below. Stay tuned, because next week we'll be looking for the "Best Kids' Birthday Spot."
Original Story: Get ready, Davis: It’s time for a fine-dining face off.
We put together this list of special-occasion restaurants based largely on your suggestions. Now it's time for you to tell us which you like best and why. The contest closes Friday.
You can vote in a number of ways: Click the restaurant's name below to post a review, leave a comment on this article, or vote in the poll. (All three will factor into the results)
This gourmet throwdown is part of , in which we post a category each week and you pick the winner from among Davis businesses and organizations.
We've defined 'fine dining' broadly here—you won't necessarily find tuxedoed waiters serving multiple courses at these restaurants. But they are all places where you might go to celebrate a graduation or impress a date—where the prices for some dishes may be splurgy but the food says, 'We're worth it.' Chain restaurants were excluded. If you think we've left someone out, write them in!
We'll post the winner on Friday, based on your responses. Don't forget to leave a review in our directory by clicking the restaurant's name below; reviewing their listing page counts extra in the tallying.
Now, without further ado, the nominees:
Note: This poll is not scientific, and is not the sole consideration in choosing a winner. The winner will be determined based on poll results, comments on this page and on ratings and reviews on Patch Places. Hint: The ratings and reviews count extra.