UPDATE: Congratulations to the Italian restaurants that emerged as Patch favorites in Middletown in our unscientific poll this week: and , which received 20 and 18 votes respectively.
Our thanks to all who participated, especially those who posted comments.
Based on the interest and feedback we received, we are going to continue this feature as "Readers' Choice" and will be surveying other categories of businesses and services in the near future.
Voting closed at 9 a.m. Friday but comments are still welcome. If you have a different point of view than those expressed here or reflected in the voting, feel free to express it.
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