In this week's Readers' Choice, the votes were casted for the Best Restaurant Patio in Norcross.
The polls are now closed, and the winner is: .
Established in an old, red brick building, Iron Horse's wooden deck usually has at least a few souls resting on it on a warm day. With seating up to 60 at 10 tables, many bring their dogs and pets while grabbing a burger and a Hefeweisen.
What separates the tavern's patio from other eateries' is the neighborhood bar atmosphere: Patrons often go to not only eat and drink, but to converse with other guests who may not be in their party.
"People convene out there," said Lindsay Krause, a bartender at Iron Horse. "For others, you head to your table and you stay to your table. Ours has more of a mingling space than, say, an outside addition to the dining room."
Iron Horse Tavern is located at 29 Jones Street in Historic Downtown Norcross.
It was a close one in this week's poll results. Iron Horse led the way with 33 percent, and coming in second was with 20 percent of the vote. and tied for third with 16 percent of the vote apiece, and , and each received 4 percent.
Next week's Readers' Choice is Best Florist in Norcross, so if you have a favorite in the area that you want to vote for, tell us in the comments.