MAPLEWOOD, NJ - St. James's Gate is one of 30 Irish pubs, and the only one from SOMA, vying for the title of New Jersey's Best Irish Pub in a poll from New Jersey Monthly.

Voting in the first round runs through Monday, March 6 at 2 p.m. Once the votes are tallied, the top 20 pubs will go on to the next round of voting, eventually reaching a "Final Four in the Championship Round, which starts March 21," stated New Jersey Monthly's website.

St. James's Gate was in fourth place as of Friday, March 3, with McGovern's Tavern in Newark in the top spot.

To vote or learn more about the poll, click here.