Despite its mid-day meal designation, The has ousted all other comers as the Readers' Choice selection for in the La Mesa-Mount Helix area.
After eventually being ommitted from the original poll, it was added later in the day and the votes started rolling in. The Lunch Box received 27 percent of the vote, including many more votes in the comments section.
The Lunch Box and its operator Megan Custeau were featured in a Patch profile in February 2011.
and each garnered 15 percent of the total vote. DZ Akins (10 percent), (4 percent) were also popular in the comments section.
Each week, we’ll feature a new Readers' Choice 2012 poll to find out who you think does it best. You'll have a chance to weigh in on everything from food and sports to boutiques and party spots.
The poll for next week: Best Place to do Your Taxes (at the last minute)
Voting in the poll below is open until 9 a.m. Friday. Ties will be broken by whichever business has the most positive comments in the section below. We will announce the winner on Friday.
While you’re hanging out at Patch, check out our Places business directory—and stick around to write a review and provide a rating of your favorite place.
Do you own a business in La Mesa, Mt. Helix or Spring Valley? Connect with customers by claiming your Patch directory listing! Here are . We've even got a video from out sister site Holliston Patch that shows you how to do it in one minute.