We're getting closer to the finals as we finish the first rounds today with two new battles and kickoff the second rounds with two tough matchups!

Get your votes in to crown the best restaurant in Monmouth and Ocean Counties in preparation for Jersey Shore Restaurant Week!

The first rounds end with two last matchups: Jack Baker's Lobster Shanty in Point Pleasant Beach vs. Daniel's Bistro in Point Pleasant Beach and McLoone's Pier House in Long Branch vs. Sawa in Long Branch.

Moving on to their second rounds: Atlantic Bar & Grill in Seaside Park vs. Crab's Claw Inn in Lavallette and Federici's in Freehold vs. Nicchio in Belmar.

See the 64 restaurants we started with! (Brackets available HERE). Feel free to email me your winning picks, but remember, it’s all just for fun.

Voting will be done with the polls below, and will last for 24 hours!

Good luck to all!

WINNERS: Daniel's Bistro; McLoone's Pier House; Crab's Claw Inn; Nicchio