By Molly Snyder Senior Writer Published Oct 27, 2007 at 5:25 AM

The votes are in and the winners have been selected for OnMilwaukee's Best: Eat & Drink, 2007. 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

Once again, readers say Speed Queen serves the city’s best soul food. Whether diners drive-through, carry-out or eat-in, the food is the same top-notch quality, and modestly served in Styrofoam containers with plastic utensils.

Speed Queen slow-cooks its beef and pork over an apple and hickory fire that creates a rich, flavorful taste. Most famous for their ridiculously tender ribs and sloppy-good sandwiches, Speed Queen attracts customers to the modest, North Side restaurant from all corners of the city for lunch and dinner.

Almost half of the readers polled chose Speed Queen as the city’s top soul food eatery. editors’ choice: Mr. Perkins Family Restaurant

2. Potawatomi Bingo Casino’s soul food buffet
3. Savoy
4. Mr. Perkins Family Restaurant
5. 311 Club
6. Ja-Stacy’s
7. Bungalow
8. Desmond’s
9. Grant’s
10. B&T Soul Food
11. QF&H

Molly Snyder started writing and publishing her work at the age 10, when her community newspaper printed her poem, "The Unicorn.” Since then, she's expanded beyond the subject of mythical creatures and written in many different mediums but, nearest and dearest to her heart, thousands of articles for OnMilwaukee.

Molly is a regular contributor to FOX6 News and numerous radio stations as well as the co-host of "Dandelions: A Podcast For Women.” She's received five Milwaukee Press Club Awards, served as the Pfister Narrator and is the Wisconsin State Fair’s Celebrity Cream Puff Eating Champion of 2019.