And the winner of "Best Restaurant for Kids" is...
! The recently-added-onto Centre Street institution not only won the poll, but also had the highest ranking (★★★★★).
But while JP Seafood will be getting the framed certifcate, there really aren't any losers. I hope the voting and discussion, which will live on in the Patch archives, helps JP parents next time they're searching for a place where their children will be welcome and happy.
Tying for second place were neighborhood staple and relative newcomer . As one commenter said about the Galway House, whose brick exterior can mask the warm, family-friendly vibe of the dining area: "Do yourself a favor. Don't judge a book by its cover like I did. This place is a dynamite place for dinner."
We also had ties for third place, with two Irish establishments taking honors: and (which was a co-winner of last week's contest for .)
Here are the final "standing" based on the scoring system elaborated in the attached PDF. Thanks to everyone who voted and commented!
- (20 points)
Next week's contest is "Best Place to Buy Candy in JP." If you've got nominations, add them in the comments or email me at email@example.com.