It's March 8th and the Capital Region's alternative newsweekly, Metroland, has released The Readers' Poll 2012. Whether you're looking for food, drink, art, or something new Lark Street is the prime location in the Capitol Region! We'd like to take a moment now to acknowledge our fine local businesses that were chosen this year by you, the reader.
If it's Mexican or Southwest cuisine you're craving look no further then El Loco and Bombers, voted top three in the Capitol Region.
Congratulations to both Jewel of India on Lark and Lil' Buddha for placing third in their respective categories, Best Indian/Pakistani and Best Vegetarian!
Trying to find the perfect wine to compliment your meal? Perhaps a romantic evening outside? Look no further than The Wine Bar & Bistro on Lark. Voted
#1 best wine bar, #1 best wine list, #2 best restaurant to take a date, and #3 for best outdoor dining experience!
If it's ice cream you're craving after that date just walk down to Ben & Jerry's. The #3 best ice cream around!
In the mood for wings? Maybe you're low on cash? Either way Bombers Burrito Bar placed #1 in best cheap eats and #2 for best wings in the Capitol Region!
The Lark Street Flower Market once again proved they are the #1 florist in the Capitol Region. Congratulations!
All your cycling needs will undoubtedly be met at The Downtube Cycle Shop, the #1 bicycle shop in the area!
Pastime Legends Video Games is the perfect fit for gaming enthusiasts young and old! Voted #1 in all the land for best video game store.
Looking for your happy hour scene? Justin's on Lark was voted #2 best happy hour around!
Stop by the Oh Bar for a drink on their fabulous patio. Voted #1 best gay bar in the Capitol Region!
Grab some friends and make up a clever team name this Tuesday for trivia night and cheap beers. Congratulations to Bombers Burrito Bar for being voted #1 Trivia Night in the area!
Not enough art in your life? Well, Lark Street is the most creative and inspired neighborhood in the Capitol Region! The Upstate Artist Guild was voted #3 best art gallery! 1st Friday and our very own Art on Lark were voted in the top three for best art event around! Awesome!
Finally, we'd like to congratulate Metroland for being voted #1 best local publication and #1 best local arts coverage. Also, a special thanks to Metroland and it's readers for acknowledging our dedicated and hard working local businesses!