The votes are in, and the winners have been selected for OnMilwaukee's Best Dining 2009. The results of this readers' poll, including an editors' pick, are available in this series of articles that run all October long during Dining Month on OnMilwaukee.com.
For a long time, we've operated under the principle that there were three certainties in life:
And, cold winter weather in Wisconsin.
Now, we can add another: OnMilwaukee.com readers love Oakland Gyros.
An East Side institution located at 2867 N. Oakland Ave., Oakland Gyros once again "doubled up" by winning the reader's poll for "Late Night Drunk Eats" and following it with a victory in this category, "Best Greek."
As is its custom, Oakland Gyros nabbed nearly 33 percent of the total vote in the category, outdistancing the runner-up, Apollo Cafe.
While Oakland Gyros has earned a reputation for serving inexpensive meals quickly to late-night patrons in various stages of inebriation, many of those customers make it back during sober hours, too.
OnMilwaukee.com editors' choice: Ouzo Cafe
2. Apollo Cafe
4. Ouzo Cafe
5. Grecian Delight
7. The Gyros Stand
8. Grecian Inn
9. Marquette Gyros
11. Golden Gyros
12. Gyros Palace