Hello LBI Foodie Nation!

I hope you all had great Memorial Day Weekends! LBI was alive with summer (enormous spotlights that could be seen by the International Space Station courtesy of The Sea Shell included). People were out, the weather was beautiful and good eats were being consumed all around.

Sure the water LOOKS warm...

The ocean even warmed up from “bone chilling” to “bone numbing”, allowing hundreds of macho men to sprint into the water and try not to act cold (hours of entertainment). The island has two big events coming up soon that you all should take a look at, the LBI Film Festival and LBIfest. More information is listed below. Also, our first rankings have come out and are listed below! These rankings are purely based on your ratings of LBI’s restaurants. Take some time to vote for your favorite restaurants here. Enjoy the weather and eat happy!

~The LBI Foodies

LBI Foodies – Restaurant Rankings (as of May 31, 2010)

College football has the BCS. The NCAA has the AP Top 25. American Idol has 40 million cell phones. We have the LBI Foodie Rankings...better than all three. Less corrupt than the BCS, less political than the AP and less Ryan Seacrest than American Idol. Remember your votes determine where these places rank, so get voting! Without further adieu:

Top Breakfast
1. The Sandbox Cafe
2. The Dockside Diner
3. The Gazebo
(click here for the full results)

Top Lunch
1. The Sand Bar and Grill
2. The Dockside Diner
3. The Palm Grill at The Sea Shell
(click here for the full results)

Top Dinner
1. The Gables
2. The Gazebo
3. Pinziminio Trattoria
(click here for the full results)

LBI Foodies News

The sunburn on our back and farmer’s tan has notified us that summer is almost here! With that LBI Foodies has began adding LBI’s ice cream and dessert destinations to LBI Foodies! As with all of our listings, you can find them by your town or island-wide. Click here to see our list! More to come soon. Missing one of your favorites? Contact us and let us know!

Upcoming Events & News

  • 14th Annual Rainbow Party – National Cancer Survivor Day – June 5th, 6:30-10pm @ The Barnegat Light Firehouse – All Proceeds go to Cancer Research – Click here for More Information
  • LBI International Film Festival – June 4-6 – This has quickly become one of the most popular events on LBI. Click here for more information and the schedule of events.
  • LBIfest – June 12 – 11am – 6pm – 68th St & Long Beach Blvd, Brant Beach – A FREE day of early-Summer fun, featuring local restaurant fare, local artists, clothing and surf accessories, activities for all ages, entertainment, and MORE! Click here for more information.


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