Best Buffet - Borgata Buffet - A huge assortment of delicacies, from meat and potato and seafood entrees to dazzling desserts that'll send your blood sugar off the chart. Cuisine: The complete assortment of everything on earth to eat. Ambiance: Casual
Best Cheese Steak - Pat's at 1100 Atlantic Avenue. Pat's is open - Pat's is open - Pat's is open. They serve up a pretty close second to the famous Philly's.
Best Restaurant, Seafood - Dock's Oyster House located at 2405 Atlantic Ave. offers outstanding seafood and local flavor. It is a true classic Atlantic City icon.
Best Restaurant, Steaks - Bobby Flay Steak in the Borgata Hotel, Casino, & Spa in the Marina District
Best Appetizer - Girasole Ristorante at 3108 Pacific Avenue is a classic Atlantic City favorite boasting everything homemade. Always on top of the latest trends, their appetizers are truly an Italian delight. Reservations are suggested.
Best Bagel - Bagel Bakery & Sandwich Shop & More on Atlantic Avenue
Best Salad Bar - Library III at 6605 Black Horse Pike (Route 40) in Egg Harbor Township has an extensive fresh salad bar filled with all of the trimmings you could want. Yes, we know The Library III is not IN Atlantic City... but most of us pass by on the way.
Best Supermarket - Casels at 8008 Ventnor Avenue in Margate is on the smaller side, but clean and a very nice selection of foods. You will not be disappointed.
Best Sushi - Tomatoes at 9300 Amherst Avenue in Margate has a wonderful array of sushi, as well as countless other foods and heavenly homemade desserts. The service is friendly and we'd highly recommend this restaurant.
Best Restaurant Overall - Old Waterway Inn is located at 1700 Riverside Drive in a quiet Atlantic City neighborhood away from the hustle and bustle of the casino district. It is situated right on the water, has a warm ambiance, a well-rounded menu, and wonderful service. This is a place that you will want to visit time and time again.
Best New Restaurant - Mia at Caesars (2100 Pacific Avenue) is a contemporary restaurant offering a hip trendy atmosphere offering up an exceptional and memorable experience.
Best Pizza - Mack & Mancos on the Boardwalk in Ocean City has been a long-standing Jersey shore tradition - one that draws many travelers to the South Jersey Coast. Yes... we have to tell you... Go South for the best Pizza Yo! We tried fourteen an dee's guys had the best. We didn't try the other locations so wid doos ya on ya own.
Best Brunch, Sundays - House of Blues at 801 Boardwalk in the Showboat provides great entertainment and great brunch on Sundays in a one-of-a-kind setting surrounded on food that feeds the body and soul.
Best Chocolate Fix - Steel's Fudge on the Atlantic City Boardwalk at 2719 is a traveler and local favorite. They have the most delightful, mouthwatering fudge and homemade candies around.
Best Mexican - Mexico is located at 3810 Ventnor Avenue in Atlantic City and has a huge appeal with its extensive menu of authentic Mexican cuisine and great prices.
Best Cool Atmosphere - Rainforest Café at 2201 Boardwalk in the Trump Plaza Casino has a whimsical tropical atmosphere with neat sounds, animation, and fare for every member of your family.
Best Kept Local Secret - The Wonder Bar located at 3701 Sunset Avenue is open twenty-four hours a day. It has an impressive and extensive food and wine list.
Best Homemade Desserts - Chef Vola's located at 111 South Albion Place serves up eclectic Italian and European dishes. This restaurant is located in the basement of an old historic Atlantic City home adding to its allure and charm. Reservations must be made months in advance; this is a very exclusive and sought-after dining experience.
Best Chinese - Billy Ho's Imperial East at 7800 Ventnor Avenue in Margate just south of Atlantic City offers spectacular Chinese cuisine at a reasonable price.
Best Coffee - Brulee: The Dessert Experience at the Quarter at the Tropicana, 2831 Boardwalk has the most delectable premier coffees with excellent service and desserts to die for.
Best Italian Restaurant - Angelos Fairmount Tavern located at 2300 Fairmount Avenue is a charming gourmet Italian restaurant serving up authentic favorites with flair. The atmosphere is great, there is valet parking, and they make their red wine on property.
Best Romantic Restaurant - The Palm located at 2831 Boardwalk in the newest hot spot, The Quarter at the Tropicana Resort, epitomizes romance with its exquisitely prepared cuisine and perfect atmosphere.
Best Place to Dine with Live Entertainment - Capriccio situated overlooking the Atlantic Ocean at 1133 Boardwalk in Resorts Casino Hotel was Zagat rated for 2007 among America's best restaurants. Reservations are recommended.
Best Family Environment - Ventura's Offshore Café in Northfield just a short drive inland over the Margate Bridge offers the ultimate atmosphere with a huge fireplace, prompt service, a wonderful menu selection (portions are huge), and famous gourmet pizzas.
Best Wine Selection - Knife & Fork Inn a true piece of Atlantic City's heritage dating back almost a century, this restaurant located at 29 South Albany Avenue boasts a stunning wine list and fantastic food.
Best Local Flavor - Angeloni's II located on 2400 Arctic Avenue has a desirable casual atmosphere, an extensive wine list, and a flair that only those who have been there could truly understand. Angeloni's is open much later than some other restaurants so it's a great place to grab some delectable late night Italian fare.
Best New Restaurant - Buddakan on the top level at the Pier at Caesars. Now here's the thing for all you New Yawker's to know: Philadelphia has better food. Except for Felafels from a cart on the street, (Who eats them anyway?) Elaine's Caesar salad and that Jean Georges guy, the Philadelphia dining experience is superior. So here's your chance to make this discovery without taking the train all the way to Philly or hiring a bodyguard to watch over you while you visit the NYC version of this restaurant in the meat packing district - Try Buddakan in Atlantic City.
Best Elegant Dining Restaurant - Primavera in Caesars Atlantic City at 2100 Boardwalk has an inviting appeal reminiscent of old world Venice. Reservations are required.
Best Place for Live Jazz - Steve & Cookies by the Bay at 9700 Amherst Avenue in Margate has live jazz every night and serves up phenomenal cuisine ranging from seafood to steaks to delightful veggie dishes.
Best Deli - White House Sub Shop at 2301 Arctic Avenue is a landmark in Atlantic City. Everyone from popular music icons to the President has eaten here. There will be a wait, but it will be well worth it. The sandwiches will be the best you've ever had! Now some of you might argue that The White House has the Best Cheesesteaks.... Argue away.... we're listening.
Margarita - Gold Rush Grill & Saloon at Bally's Casino - Park Place and Boardwalk - Tasty, Cold, and mixed with just the right blend. Order one, sit back, close your eyes and imagine the crescent beach in Acapulco, with Las Brisas sitting high on the southern hill glistening like a pink jewel in the afternoon sunlight. Hear the lapping of the soft ocean waves at your feet.....
Best Chinese Buffet - Sharon Zheng, Egg Harbor Twp. Lots of choices, including crab legs, and other seafood, terrific soups, stir fry station, delicious ribs and crab wontons, great price
Best Hamburger - Five Guys, Somers Point. Tastes like summer burgers off the grill
Best Casino Asian Restaurant - P .F. Changs, Tropicana Casino & Resort Atlantic City
Best Thai Food
Best Rib Joint
Best Italian Fast Food
Best Cooking Classes
Best French Fries (not fast food)
Best Vegetarian Food
Best Place to Buy Fresh Seafood