Admit it. You don't always cook dinner for the family. Sometimes you run out to pick up Mexican or Thai food for dinner with friends on a Friday night or pizza or subs for the offices during lunch.
Though Patch readers only told us one of your favorites from East County during the nomination period, you can vote for others by mentioning them in the comments section — to help us determine the local favorite.
The deadline to vote is Friday, Aug. 17. Votes for "other" must be accompanied by a specification in the comments section in order to count. Here are the nominations: