Best of the Boro, Restaurants and Bars, winners announced


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Best of the Boro 2011

The Queens Courier announced the winners of the first phase of The Queens Courier’s Best of the Boro Competition, Restaurants and Bars.

The competition collected over 58,000 votes in such categories as best happy hour, best bakery, best romantic atmosphere and many more.

Voting for the Best of the Boro, Health and Beauty is now open.

Nominating is easy. Simply visit www.queenscourier.com and click on the Best of the Boro logo. There you can select your favorites in dozens of categories ranging from best dentist to best dermatologist and best barber shop to best pet grooming.

Nominations will remain open until November 17.

And the winners are…

BEST APPETIZER
Tasty Grill, Whitestone

BEST BAGEL

Brooklyn Bagels, Astoria

BEST BAKERY
Cascon Baking Company, Whitestone

BEST BRUNCH
Terrace Diner, Bayside

BEST BURGER
Donovans of Bayside

BEST CALAMARI
Giardino’s of Douglaston

BEST COFFEE

Dunkin Donuts, Bayside

BEST DELI

Bayside Milk Farm, Bayside

BEST DESSERT
Lemon Ice King of Corona, Corona

BEST DINNER DEAL

Papazzio’s, Bayside

BEST GYRO
Avli – The Little Greek Tavern, Bayside

BEST LUNCH DEAL
Papazzio’s, Bayside

BEST PIZZA

Sac’s Place, Astoria

BEST SPECIALTY PIZZA

Villaggio’s, Whitesone

BEST SUSHI

Shiro of Japan, Glendale

BEST BAR
Tequila Sunrise, Bayside

BEST BARTENDERS

Austin’s Steak & Ale House, Forest Hills

BEST BEER SELECTION

Bohemian Hall, Astoria

BEST HAPPY HOUR

Bourbon Street, Bayside

BEST IRISH BAR

Donovans of Bayside

BEST MARGARITA

Cinco de Mayo

BEST MARTINI

Papazzio’s, Bayside

BEST MOJITO
Tequila Sunrise, Bayside

BEST OUTDOOR ATMOSPHERE

Due Ponti, Whitestone

BEST AMERICAN / CONTINENTAL

Deluge Restaurant, Flushing

BEST CATERING HALL

Russo’s on the Bay, Howard Beach

BEST CHINESE RESTAURANT

New Grand Buffet, Astoria

BEST DINER

Jackson Hole, Bayside

BEST GREEK
Maria’s, Bayside

BEST ITALIAN

Sac’s Place, Astoria

BEST JAPANESE

Shiro of Japan, Glendale

BEST LATIN AMERICAN
Pio Pio, Jackson Heights

BEST MEXICAN RESTAURANT

Tequila Sunrise, Bayside

BEST OUTDOOR SEATING
Danny Boy’s Irish Pub, Middle Village

BEST ROMANTIC DINNER
Plum Restaurant, Bayside

BEST SEAFOOD

London Lennie’s, Middle Village

BEST STEAKHOUSE

Uncle Jack’s Steakhouse, Bayside

BEST THAI

BKNY, Bayside

BEST ASIAN FUSION

Tanko, Bayside

BEST SPANISH

Marbella, Bayside

BEST EUROPEAN
L’Artiste, Astoria

BEST ASIAN

Tang Korean Restaurant, Flushing

BEST CUSTOMER SERVICE
Tequila Sunrise, Bayside

BEST CROATIAN

Veslo, Astoria

BEST FAST FOOD

Wendys, Bayside