The voting continues today with 10 new restaurants fighting their way to the next round...who will you choose?


Find out Day 2′s winners by clicking HERE.

The participants for Restaurant Madness 2014 have been selected, and now, we play!

It’s time to start voting to find out the best restaurant at the Jersey Shore!

In keeping with the spirit of March Madness, and gearing up for one of my favorite foodie holidays ever, Jersey Shore Restaurant Week, and our upcoming Sample the Shore tasting, Restaurant Madness is back! We will crown the best restaurant in Monmouth and Ocean Counties as voted by you.

We have narrowed it down to a competing pool of 64 (bracket available by clicking HERE). Feel free to e-mail me your winning picks, but remember, it’s all just for fun.

Today’s matchups:

The Serenity Cafe, Toms River vs. Il Giardinello, Toms River
Barnacle Bill's, Rumson vs. 709 Point Beach, Point Pleasant Beach
Fresh, Highlands vs. Belford Bistro, Belford
Nicchio, Belmar vs. Citrico's, Bradley Beach
Teak, Red Bank vs. Sawa, Long Branch

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

Good luck to all!