Sajo's restaurant takes the gold under the Summer 2011's Fine Dining Italian category by our Vote 4 the Best fans. They pride themselves in serving high quality Mediterranean cuisine and offering a relaxed atmosphere for their customers. Sajo's provides party packages, saving coupons and gift cards. Voter sajo123 says this Italian restaurant has reasonable prices with great specials in these trying economic days. Sajo's is located at 36470 Moravian in Clinton Township.

Voted by Local 4 viewers, Cariera's Italian Restaurant in Dearborn Heights took second place in the Vote 4 the Best contest. Cariera's cooks up Italian dishes that include fresh items made daily. They are also known for their Italian bread recipe which has been in the family for 100 years. Another attraction the restaurant provides is live entertainment on weekends. Tom, a Vote 4 The Best voter says it's, "the finest dining in the area, with a relaxaed feel. The community really gets together here."

Taking third place in the Fine Dining Italian category is Antonio's Italian Cuisine. This family owned restaurant serves authentic central Italian cuisine including recipes from Cassino, Italy, where the family is originally from. Local 4 viewer Magicman says, "everything is homemade and you never ever leave hungry!"

Homemade Italian dishes with fresh ingredients and a lounge with a big screen TV partially summarizes our fourth place runner up. Picano's Italian Grille, located in Troy, got our voters attention, recommending their food, especially the in-house made pastas!

The romantic and elegant Tre Monti Ristorante came in fifth in the Vote 4 The Best Contest. Located on Big Beaver Road in Troy, Tre Monti Ristorante says they offer exquisitely prepared dishes and a wide selection of the world's finest wines.