UPDATE: Congratulations to for winning the Best of Patch poll this week in the "Best Italian Restaurant" category!
Voting by Patch readers began on Monday and Romano's saw 32 votes by the time the poll closed Friday at 9 a.m. came in second place in the poll, with 28 votes, followed by and tying for third place.
The winner will get a framed "Best of Alexandria" certificate from Patch, plus bragging rights.
Stay tuned for our next "Best of" poll coming up Monday—"Best Store for Children's Gifts." Voting will begin at 5 a.m.
Have a great restaurant to recommend for authentic pasta and tiramisu? Patch wants you to pick your favorite Italian restaurant in Kingstowne and Rose Hill. You have until Friday at 9 a.m. to vote.
Which is your favorite?
Vote for your favorite Italian restaurant in the poll below and don't forget to click on the links above and rate the restaurants on their Patch directory listing. You can even leave a review. Tell us why it's your favorite restaurant: Outstanding food, ambiance, friendly service, easy parking, reasonable prices? Let other readers know the inside scoop.
What will the winner get? Bragging rights! They'll be able to tell everyone they were voted a "Best of Patch" by our readers.
And in the event of a tie in our survey, we will break the tie by counting the positive comments written both below and on the store's listing on Patch. So please let us know why you think your choice is the best.
Because this poll is not scientific, the poll is not the sole consideration in choosing a winner. The winner will be determined by the Patch editor, based on poll results and your reviews on Patch Places. Please vote only once per survey, per Patch.
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