Editor's Note: This article has been updated to reflect that the competition has been extended to November 30.

HAWTHORNE, NJ - The Hawthorne Rotary Club has announced that the "Best of Hawthorne" is carrying on through the end of November, according to Kim Hauser.  The "Best of Hawthorne" is a "food competition and fundraiser that showcases mouth-watering cuisine from Hawthorne's best restaurants," the Rotary Club said in a statement.

The competing restaurants fall into six different categories; best pizza, best sandwich, best burger, best entree, best cocktail, and best dessert. 

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Tickets are being sold by "Rotarians" and at Diamond Bridge Liquors for $20.  "Ticket holders will get a discount of $2 off the select item ($10 or more) or 20% off ($10 or less) at each participating restaurant, one-time use only," the club said.

The participating businesses were listed as the following:

Celtic Corner, Bottagra Restaurant, Hawthorne's Best Pizza, Puzo's Family Restaurant, Tastee Pizza, Franco's Pizza, Villa Rosa, Angelina's Deli, Stewart's Deli, Salt Pepper Ketchup, Blackjack Mulligan's, Dee's Luncheonette, Goffle Grill, Shortway's Barn, the Front Porch Pub, Bella Fig Restaurant, Ossy's Cafe, The Chocolate Box, Baking Grace, Isaura Bakery, Il Dolce Bakery, Mr. Cupcakes Coffee House, Diamond Wine and Liquors.

For further information or tickets, contact Kim Hauser at kim.hauser@lanassociates.com

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