By OnMilwaukee Staff Writers   Published Oct 22, 2008 at 4:30 PM

The votes are in, and the winners have been selected for OnMilwaukee's Best Dining 2008. 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

October is Dining Month on All month, we're stuffed with restaurant reviews, special features, chef profiles and unique articles on everything food. Bon appetit!

Red vinyl booths, vintage sangria bottles and pictures of Italian families from the old country welcome local families at Buca di Beppo. Located Downtown, Buca di Beppo does everything family style. From the large portions meant for sharing to table seating for 12, Buca's is intended to be enjoyed by a family of people. 

Their menu reflects classic Italian favorites; baked ravioli, cheese manicotti, fettuccini alfredo and margherita pizza. Plated personal size, small, or large, everything comes in three portion sizes perfectly fit for families of every size.

Even the restaurant's design is meant to accommodate large groups. Expansive booths, large circular tables and a rotating tabletop platform allow families of all sizes and ages to belly up and share the enormous portion sizes. editors' choice: Organ Piper Pizza

2. The Chancery
3. Stone Fire Pizza Co.
4. Organ Piper Pizza Co.
5. Lakefront Palm Garden
6. Red Robin
7. Fuddrucker's
8. La Fuente
9. Highland House
10. Champp's Americana
11. Bd's Mongolian BBQ
12. Conejito's
13. Pizzaria Piccolo
14. Silver Spring House
15. Pizza Shuttle